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Record Details

Artist: Rick Astley
Title: Whenever You Need Somebody
Format: 12"
Label: RCA
Cat No: PL71529
Released: 1987
Genres: Synth-popBallad
Status Have
Added To List 10th January 2022
Disc 1 | 12"
Very Good+
No Notes 
A Matrix:
C-0104 A-2 Noel 020  
B Matrix:
C-0104 B-3 IV-IV 020  

Additional Information

Comments [Rear sleeve]
A Stock Aitken Waterman Production
Recorded and Mixed at PWL Studios 1 & 2
Rick's vocals were recorded using the Calrec Soundfield Microphone
Today's Sound / Tomorrow's Technology

'When I fall in love' is dedicated to the late Nat King Cole.
Our thanks to the arranger Gordon Jenkins.

The Sound Of A Bright Young Britain
℗ 1987 Pete Waterman Ltd. Original Sound Recording Made By PWL.
BMG Records (UK) Ltd are the exclusive Licensees for the World.
© BMG Records (UK) Ltd. 1987
All trademarks and logos are protected.
Distribué en Europe par BMG/Ariola.
Vertrieb in Europa durch BMG/Ariola.
A Bertelsmann Music Group Company.
Printed in W. Germany. Imprimé en Allemagne.

[Inner sleeve]
All lyrics reproduced by kind permission of All Boys Music Ltd.
except 'When I fall in love' by Avenue Music Co. Ltd.

[Label side A]
For all Titles: All Boys Music Ltd

[Label side B]
For all Titles: All Boys Music Ltd., except 5. Chappell Music Ltd.

℗ 1987 Pete Waterman Ltd
Original Sound Recording Made By PWL.
BMG Records (UK) Ltd are the exclusive
licensees for the world

Marketed by RCA Records from master recordings
of RCA Records. TM(S) ® Marca(s) Registrada(s) used by authority of RCA
Made in Germany. Fabriqué en Allemagne.

Issued with a printed lyric inner sleeve.
Has a "bass clef" embossed on the B-side label.
1st cat# (PL71529) on labels,
2nd cat# (PL 71529) on back sleeve, spine & top edge
3rd cat# (PL 71529-8) on printed inner sleeve.
This version has no gap in the cat. # on the labels.

Runout layout example: [C-0104 A-2] [III Noel 020] = [stamped] [etched]
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