Electric Light Orchestra

Formed 1971, UK. Roy Wood, Jeff Lynne and Bev Bevan were former members of the Move.
Label: Harvest
Musicians: Jeff Lynne (gtr, vcls); Roy Wood (cllo, vcls); Bill Hunt (kbds, frnch hrn); Hugh McDowell (cllo); Wilf Gibson (vln); Andy Craig (cllo); Richard Tandy (bs, vcls); Bev Bevan (drms, vcls)
Producers: Roy Wood/Jeff Lynne
Writers: Jeff Lynne
HAR 5053 10538 Overture 22 Jul 1972 45-20-17-14-9-15-17-36 Pts: 121
    from the album The Electric Light Orchestra (Dec 1971)  
Musicians: Jeff Lynne (gtr, vcls); Wilf Gibson (vln); Mike Edwards (cllo); Colin Walker (cllo); Richard Tandy (kbds, vcls); Michael de Albuquerque (bs, vcls); Bev Bevan (drms, vcls)
Producers: Jeff Lynne
Writers: Chuck Berry
HAR 5063 Roll Over Beethoven 20 Jan 1973 28-17-10-6-8-15-21-35-50-48 Pts: 155
    from the album E.L.O. 2 (Feb 1973)  
Label: Jet
Musicians: Jeff Lynne (gtr, vcls); Mik Kaminski (vln); Hugh McDowell (cllo); Melvyn Gale (cllo); Richard Tandy (kbds, vcls); Kelly Groucutt (bs, vcls); Bev Bevan (drms, vcls)
Writers: Jeff Lynne
UP 36184 Livin' Thing 6 Nov 1976 49-23-13-5-5-4-6-10-15 Pts: 215
    from the album A New World Record (Nov 1976)  
    15 Jan 1977 22-33 Pts: 22
Label: United Artists
UAG 30017 A New World Record LP 27 Nov 1976 10-9-9-12-12-17 Pts: 37
    15 Jan 1977 11-14-20-21-21-22-26-20-20-15-19-16-18-21-22-24-28-26-11-9-10-6-7-10-11-15-15-16-19-21-15-19-31-30-23-32-44-58-57-xx-56-xx-51-56-xx-xx-59 Pts: 190
    28 Jan 1978 55-xx-46-60-51-51-46-48-45-54-43-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-56-xx-40-34-23-26-25-30-31-38-37-56-xx-50-60-xx-50-57-xx-55-xx-xx-xx-66-xx-xx-xx-63 Pts: 69
    13 Jan 1979 56-60-66-xx-54-xx-64-75-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-71-xx-xx-xx-74-xx-63-74-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-68-69-72-59-72-xx-xx-xx-xx-71 Pts: 18
Label: Jet
Writers: Jeff Lynne
UP 36209 Rockaria 12 Feb 1977 40-30-20-15-9-10-14-22-36 Pts: 136
    from the album A New World Record (Nov 1976)  
UP 36254 Telephone Line 14 May 1977 42-28-18-13-8-10-8-13-20-33 Pts: 170
    from the album A New World Record (Nov 1976)  
Label: United Artists
UAR 100 Out Of The Blue LP 29 Oct 1977 50-5-4-8-9-9-14-15-17-12 Pts: 69
    14 Jan 1978 21-26-9-6-5-6-8-6-5-6-11-10-11-15-19-22-21-24-28-39-38-41-26-34-30-19-12-9-11-12-11-22-18-17-30-26-21-23-22-15-9-12-18-20-32-35-29-28-32-34-23 Pts: 270
    13 Jan 1979 18-20-30-26-21-17-13-22-30-45-41-40-33-23-17-28-20-26-30-27-24-30-32-34-36-39-44-46-32-32-37-33-32-32-38-47-38-56-61-54-56-66-xx-xx-xx-66-63-75-xx-xx-75 Pts: 145
Label: Jet
Writers: Jeff Lynne
UP 36342 Mister Blue Sky 21 Jan 1978 39-16-16-8-6-7-9-9-11-23-26 Pts: 219
    from the album Out Of The Blue (Nov 1977)  
JET 109 Wild West Hero 3 Jun 1978 54-42-31-36-24-19-7-8-6-10-19-35-50-67 Pts: 192
    from the album Out Of The Blue (Nov 1977)  
JET 121 Sweet Talkin' Woman 30 Sep 1978 17-7-6-6-6-9-15-34-51 Pts: 192
    from the album Out Of The Blue (Nov 1977)  
JET 144 Shine A Little Love 12 May 1979 33-14-16-6-6-11-17-37-49-68 Pts: 161
    from the album Discovery (Jun 1979)  
LX 500 Discovery LP 2 Jun 1979 1-1-1-1-1-3-3-4-2-2-2-2-3-2-4-4-5-5-7-8-9-15-23-21-26-27-22-24-24-30-24 Pts: 376
    12 Jan 1980 26-27-29-30-30-34-40-37-37-65-67-55-72-60 Pts: 38
Producers: Jeff Lynne
Writers: Jeff Lynne
JET 150 The Diary Of Horace Wimp 14 Jul 1979 71-27-17-8-10-10-19-31-53 Pts: 127
    from the album Discovery (Jun 1979)  
JET 153 Don't Bring Me Down 25 Aug 1979 38-11-4-3-5-10-20-36-61 Pts: 193
    from the album Discovery (Jun 1979)  
Writers: Jeff Lynne
JET 166 Confusion/Last Train To London 10 Nov 1979 33-17-8-9-11-15-26-34 Pts: 134
    from the album Discovery (Jun 1979)  
    12 Jan 1980 51 Pts: 5
LX 525 ELO's Greatest Hits LP 24 Nov 1979 14-7-9-10-10-10 Pts: 39
    12 Jan 1980 18-20-31-39-45-53-57-74-50-xx-xx-64-74 Pts: 27
Musicians: Jeff Lynne (vcls, gtr); Bev Bevan (drms); Richard Tandy (kbds); Kelly Groucutt (bs)
Producers: Jeff Lynne
Writers: Jeff Lynne
JET 7011 Hold On Tight 25 Jul 1981 40-19-9-6-5-4-5-7-14-20-38-56 Pts: 254
    from the album Time (Aug 1981)  
LP 236 Time LP 1 Aug 1981 2-2-2-1-1-3-5-11-15-20-30-21-36-33-37-49-52-78-71-59-63-70-60 Pts: 168
    16 Jan 1982 51-55-42-41-47-45-75-97 Pts: 17
Producers: Jeff Lynne
JETLX 527 Secret Messages LP 25 Jun 1983 4-6-10-14-22-26-33-34-60-45-52-85-70-100-83 Pts: 58
    sales: 100000  
Label: Epic
Musicians: Jeff Lynne (vcls, gtr); Mik Kaminski (vln); Bev Bevan (drms); Richard Tandy (kbds); Kelly Groucutt (bs)
EPC 26467 Balance Of Power LP 8 Mar 1986 12-9-14-22-34-47-71-47-38-42-55-83 Pts: 39
Label: Dino
DINCD 90 The Very Best Of The Electric Light Orchestra LP 25 Jun 1994 10-4-6-7-10-12-17-22-31-42-54 Pts: 186
Label: Epic
4890392 Light Years - The Very Best Of LP 1 Nov 1997 60-71-91-125-146-161-152-164 Pts: 4
    sales: 60000  
    10 Jan 1998 119-123-129-104-81-131-171-189-xx-153-114-112-133-146-130-134-143-192-165-186-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-127-126-193-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-199 Pts: 1
    30 Jan 1999 129-121-176-137-148-153-177-187-194-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-190-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-171-74-64-80-115-150-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-192-192 Pts: 4
    25 Mar 2000 198-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-195-172-175-126-110-142  
    9 Jun 2001 198-162-197-192  
Label: Columbia (CBS)
STVCD 126 The Ultimate Collection LP 27 Oct 2001 18-22-36-54-70-66-82-84-90-146 Pts: 21
    sales: 100000  
Label: Epic
Producers: Jeff Lynne
5201292 All Over The World - The Very Best Of LP   11-6-16-23-31-34-43-55-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-58-72-75 Pts: 45

Olivia Newton-John & the Electric Light Orchestra

Label: Jet
Musicians: Olivia Newton-John (vcls); Jeff Lynne (vcls, gtr); Bev Bevan (drms); Richard Tandy (kbds); Kelly Groucutt (bs)
Producers: Jeff Lynne
Writers: Jeff Lynne
JET 185 Xanadu 14 Jun 1980 39-14-3-1-1-2-4-13-20-35-47 Pts: 365
    From the film 'Xanadu' (1980).  

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