Power To The People – The Hits CD

 

Initial UK Release Date 4 October 2010
Initial UK Catalogue Number EMI 5099990664021
Weeks On UK Chart (to date) 5
Peak UK Chart Position 15

 

Released on 4 October 2010 as part of the “Gimme Some Truth” campaign to celebrate what would have been John’s 70th birthday. This is the fifth collection of John’s solo greatest hits and all the tracks here were on Working Class Hero, 14 out of the 15 tracks were on Lennon Legend, 13 out of the 15 were on The John Lennon Collection and 13 out of the 15 were on Shaved Fish though these versions have been digitally remastered from the original recordings.

Both the UK and the US releases were on EMI and both had barcode number 5099990664021. It was housed in a glossy cardboard gatefold sleeve and came with a 6 page fold out inlay. It spent 5 weeks in the UK charts, peaking at number 15, whilst in the US it managed to reach number 24.

Released on the same day was an “Experience Edition” which added a region free DVD containing videos of all 15 tracks on the CD. Also included was a card which gave access to “exclusive John Lennon Online Universe”. This was also on EMI with barcode number 5099990955020.

I have both copies on CD shown below

CD Only Release

The pictures below are of my CD only UK copy. The sleeve, 6 page insert and disc are in excellent condition.

Estimated Value : £5

Experience Edition CD & DVD

The pictures below are of my Experience Edition containing the CD and DVD. It is actually still sealed so everything is in immaculate condition

Estimated Value : £10 – £15

 

 

 

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