Jam

Formed 1973, Woking, Surrey, UK
Label: Polydor
Musicians: Paul Weller (vcls, bs); Bruce Foxton (gtr); Rick Butler (drms)
POLD 5008 All Mod Cons LP 28 Oct 1978 24-6-13-20-32-41-42-44-55-51 Pts: 40
    13 Jan 1979 59-45-60-67-75 Pts: 7
Producers: Vic Coppersmith-Heaven
Writers: Paul Weller
POSP 34 Strange Town 10 Mar 1979 30-22-24-16-15-20-22-51 Pts: 102
    sales: 250000  
    15 Jan 1983 55-43-42-50-67 Pts: 25
POSP 83 Eton Rifles 27 Oct 1979 29-7-4-3-9-13-43-54-56-63 Pts: 181
    sales: 250000; from the album Setting Sons (Nov 1979)  
    12 Jan 1980 71 Pts: 1
    15 Jan 1983 96-xx-59-54-56 Pts: 13
POLD 5028 Setting Sons LP 17 Nov 1979 4-6-11-18-25-31-29 Pts: 45
    12 Jan 1980 24-28-35-49-69-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-60-49-38-42-48-58 Pts: 26
Producers: Vic Coppersmith-Heaven
Writers: Paul Weller
POSP 113 Going Underground/Dreams Of Children 15 Mar 1980 1-1-1-3-6-20-33-49-72 Pts: 329
    sales: 500000  
    15 Jan 1983 51-37-21-22-36-53 Pts: 51
Writers: Paul Weller
2059 266 Start! 16 Aug 1980 3-2-1-2-5-11-32-51 Pts: 307
    sales: 250000; from the album Sound Affects (Nov 1980)  
    15 Jan 1983 87-xx-62-64 Pts: 7
POLD 5035 Sound Affects LP 29 Nov 1980 2-4-16-23-20 Pts: 44
    10 Jan 1981 21-29-38-35-45-36-35-26-34-32-48-50-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-75 Pts: 38
Producers: Peter Wilson/Jam
Writers: Jam
POSP 257 Funeral Pyre 30 May 1981 4-4-12-24-38-54 Pts: 120
    sales: 250000  
    15 Jan 1983 95-82-82-89 Pts: 4
Writers: Paul Weller
POSP 350 Absolute Beginners 17 Oct 1981 7-4-8-19-27-61 Pts: 120
    22 Jan 1983 93-83-92 Pts: 3
Writers: Paul Weller
POSP 400 Town Called Malice/Precious 6 Feb 1982 1-1-1-3-11-20-39-54 Pts: 316
    sales: 500000; from the album Gift (Mar 1982)  
    15 Jan 1983 98-86-73-79-79 Pts: 5
POLD 5055 The Gift LP 13 Mar 1982 1-2-3-6-8-13-23-34-36-64-49-50-58-54-79-96-64-85-61-76-87-80-95-96 Pts: 108
Producers: Peter Wilson
Writers: Paul Weller
2059 504 Just Who Is The 5 O'Clock Hero 26 Jun 1982 13-8-16-33-40 Pts: 79
    from the album Gift (Mar 1982)  
    29 Jan 1983 87-xx-97 Pts: 2
POSP 505 The Bitterest Pill (I Ever Had To Swallow) 11 Sep 1982 5-2-2-10-16-40-65 Pts: 202
    sales: 250000  
    29 Jan 1983 87-xx-97 Pts: 2
    4 Oct 1997 30-61-105-175 Pts: 8
POSP 540 Beat Surrender 27 Nov 1982 1-1-2-10-15-15 Pts: 268
    sales: 250000  
    15 Jan 1983 44-62 Pts: 9
Producers: Peter Wilson/Vic Coppersmith-Heaven
POLD 5075 Dig The New Breed LP 11 Dec 1982 2-3-12-12 Pts: 45
    sales: 100000  
    15 Jan 1983 32-44-50-41-76-86-87-95-xx-74-xx-85 Pts: 17
Producers: various
SNAP 1 Snap! LP 15 Oct 1983 2-2-3-6-14-22-21-25-26-32-31-31 Pts: 91
    sales: 300000  
    14 Jan 1984 39-44-41-51-65-58-82-60-46-45-70-91-56-79-74-80-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-95 Pts: 29
Producers: Vic Smith/Chris Parry/Vic Coppersmith-Heaven
8495541 Greatest Hits LP 6 Jul 1991 2-2-2-5-11-13-18-20-24-31-38-55-59-72 Pts: 257
    4 Jul 1992 49-60-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-50-67-59 Pts: 12
    25 Mar 1995 200-148-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-141-123-126-143  
Producers: Vic Smith/Chris Parry/Vic Coppersmith-Heaven/Peter Wilson/Jam
5371432 Direction Reaction Creation LP 31 May 1997 8-25-52-65-99-159 Pts: 38
Producers: Chris Parry/Vic Coppersmith-Heaven/Jam/Peter Wilson
5374232 The Very Best Of The Jam LP 18 Oct 1997 9-12-14-23-30-41-56-65-71-72-77 Pts: 86
    10 Jan 1998 133-129-112-160-134-127-xx-xx-146-142-172-196-xx-xx-xx-xx-194-170-183-xx-xx-133-94-94-90-121-116-95-108-127-117-150-xx-196 Pts: 4
    3 Jul 1999 171-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-175-189-xx-188  
    15 Jan 2000 160-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-142-128-108-130-166-181-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-190-xx-xx-xx-149-178  
    17 Feb 2001 195-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-195-177  
Producers: Smith/Parry/Coppersmith-Heaven/Wilson/Jam
589781 2 The Sound Of The Jam LP 11 May 2002 3-11-21-36-45-34-43 Pts: 44
    sales: 60000  

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