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Revised 30/6/12

CREOLE
UK Labels and Company Sleeves 1970-1987

Labels

Trojan distribution
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EMI distribution
No address
EMI distribution
4 Bank Buildings
CBS distribution
91-93 Hight St.
CR 1001 - 1970
to
CR 1006 - 1971
CR  101 - 1975
to
CR 111 - 1975
CR  112 - 1975
to
CR 154 - 1978
CR 155  - 1978
to
CR 220 - 1980
Creole was formed as a management/booking agency in 1965 by Bruce White and Tony Cousins.  In 1970-71 singles produced by White and Cousins under their alias of "Bruce Anthony" appeared on a Creole label, a reggea subsidiary of Trojan. White & Cousins started a new Creole label in 1975. The label was issuing Pop, Europop and Disco material with Ruby Winters as the most successful artist.
CR 1 - 1980
to
CR 97 - 1987
CR 105 - 1987
CR 57 - 1983
to
CR 62 - 1983
Occasionally
CR 98 - 1987
to
CR 108 - 1987
Creole Classics - Reissues
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Sleeves
Range
Front
Back
Details
No 1
CR 101 - 1975
to
CR 154 - 1978
 
 Cut straight/notch  Glued bottom/right  
No 2
CR 155 - 1978
to
CR 220 - 1980
   Cut straight  Glued left/right  
No 3
CR 1 - 1980
to
1983

   Cut straight/notch  Glued left/right  
Reissues
R 1
CR 98 - 1987
to
CR 108 - 1987
Distributed by PRT
   Cut straight/notch  Inside glued  
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Contact for corrections
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Thanks to Pete Nash, Essex, England for scans in this section
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Thanks to Ade Macrow, England for scans in this section
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