Parallel Lines - 1978
Blondie's third album, and their biggest seller. Hit-maker Mike Chapman came in and produced this one with top results. The 2001 CD release includes not only bonus tracks but an expanded booklet with rare photos and new liner notes by producer Mike Chapman giving an insight to what was going on at the time of making the album.

UK 12" Signed By Debbie Harry


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Producer: Mike Chapman
Released on: Chrysalis
Date of UK release: 23rd September 1978
Highest position UK Album Chart: 1
Number of weeks UK Album Chart: 105
UK 12" Cat No: Chrysalis CDL 1192

Track listing:
Side 1
1. Hanging On The Telephone
2. One Way Or Another
3. Picture This
4. Fade Away And Radiate
5. Pretty Baby
6. I Know But I Don't Know

Side 2
1. 11:59
2. Will Anything Happen?
3. Sunday Girl
4. Heart Of Glass
5. I'm Gonna Love You Too
6. Just Go Away

UK 12"


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Producer: Mike Chapman
Released on: Chrysalis
Date of UK release: 23rd September 1978
Highest position UK Album Chart: 1
Number of weeks UK Album Chart: 105
UK 12" Cat No: Chrysalis CDL 1192

Track listing:
Side 1
1. Hanging On The Telephone
2. One Way Or Another
3. Picture This
4. Fade Away And Radiate
5. Pretty Baby
6. I Know But I Don't Know

Side 2
1. 11:59
2. Will Anything Happen?
3. Sunday Girl
4. Heart Of Glass
5. I'm Gonna Love You Too
6. Just Go Away

UK Cassette


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Producer: Mike Chapman
Released on: Chrysalis
Date of UK release: 23rd September 1978
Highest position UK Album Chart: 1
Number of weeks UK Album Chart: 105
UK 12" Cat No: Chrysalis ZCDL 1192

Track listing:
Side 1
1. Hanging On The Telephone
2. One Way Or Another
3. Picture This
4. Fade Away And Radiate
5. Pretty Baby
6. I Know But I Don't Know

Side 2
1. 11:59
2. Will Anything Happen?
3. Sunday Girl
4. Heart Of Glass
5. I'm Gonna Love You Too
6. Just Go Away

UK Cassette


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Cassette Label

Producer: Mike Chapman
Released on: Chrysalis
Date of UK release: 23rd September 1978
Highest position UK Album Chart: 1
Number of weeks UK Album Chart: 105
UK 12" Cat No: Chrysalis ZCDL 1192

Track listing:
Side 1
1. Hanging On The Telephone
2. One Way Or Another
3. Picture This
4. Fade Away And Radiate
5. Pretty Baby
6. I Know But I Don't Know

Side 2
1. 11:59
2. Will Anything Happen?
3. Sunday Girl
4. Heart Of Glass
5. I'm Gonna Love You Too
6. Just Go Away

UK 12" Fame Reissue


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Producer: Mike Chapman
Released on: Chrysalis/Fame EMI
Date of UK release: n/a
Highest position UK Album Chart: n/a
Number of weeks UK Album Chart: n/a
UK 12" "FAME" reissue Cat No: FA 41 3089 1

Track listing:
Side 1
1. Hanging On The Telephone
2. One Way Or Another
3. Picture This
4. Fade Away And Radiate
5. Pretty Baby
6. I Know But I Don't Know

Side 2
1. 11:59
2. Will Anything Happen?
3. Sunday Girl
4. Heart Of Glass
5. I'm Gonna Love You Too
6. Just Go Away

UK 12" Simply Vinyl Limited Edition


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Producer: Mike Chapman
Released on: Chrysalis/EMI/Simply Vinyl
Date of UK release: 2000
Highest position UK Album Chart: n/a
Number of weeks UK Album Chart: n/a
UK 12" Cat No: SVLP 239
Limited Edition Vinyl LP - 180g Virgin Vinyl Pressings - Heavy Quality Sleeves.

Track listing:
Side 1
1. Hanging On The Telephone
2. One Way Or Another
3. Picture This
4. Fade Away And Radiate
5. Pretty Baby
6. I Know But I Don't Know

Side 2
1. 11:59
2. Will Anything Happen?
3. Sunday Girl
4. Heart Of Glass
5. I'm Gonna Love You Too
6. Just Go Away

UK Cassette Fame Reissue


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Producer: Mike Chapman
Released on: Chrysalis/Fame EMI
Date of UK release: n/a
Highest position UK Album Chart: n/a
Number of weeks UK Album Chart: n/a
UK Cassette "FAME" reissue Cat No: TC-FA 41 3089 4

Track listing:
Side 1
1. Hanging On The Telephone
2. One Way Or Another
3. Picture This
4. Fade Away And Radiate
5. Pretty Baby
6. I Know But I Don't Know

Side 2
1. 11:59
2. Will Anything Happen?
3. Sunday Girl
4. Heart Of Glass
5. I'm Gonna Love You Too
6. Just Go Away

UK Cassette Reissue


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Producer: Mike Chapman
Released on: Chrysalis
Date of UK release: n/a
Highest position UK Album Chart: n/a
Number of weeks UK Album Chart: n/a
UK Cassette reissue Cat No: ZCDL 1192

Track listing:
Side 1
1. Hanging On The Telephone
2. One Way Or Another
3. Picture This
4. Fade Away And Radiate
5. Pretty Baby
6. I Know But I Don't Know

Side 2
1. 11:59
2. Will Anything Happen?
3. Sunday Girl
4. Heart Of Glass
5. I'm Gonna Love You Too
6. Just Go Away

Saudi Arabia Cassette


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Producer: Mike Chapman
Released on: Pyramid
Date of release: n/a
Highest position Album Chart: n/a
Number of weeks Album Chart: n/a
Pyramid Cassette Cat No: P-2122

Track listing:
Side 1

1. Hanging On The Telephone
2. One Way Or Another
3. Picture This
4. Fade Away And Radiate
5. Pretty Baby
6. I Know But I Don't Know

Side 2
1. 11:59
2. Will Anything Happen?
3. Sunday Girl
4. Heart Of Glass
5. I'm Gonna Love You Too
6. Just Go Away

USA 8 Track


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Producer: Mike Chapman
Released on: Chrysalis
Date of release: 1978
Highest position Album Chart: n/a
Number of weeks Album Chart: n/a
USA 8 Track Cat No: 8CH 1192

Track listing:
1. Hanging On The Telephone
2. One Way Or Another
3. Picture This
4. Fade Away And Radiate
5. Pretty Baby
6. I Know But I Don't Know
7. 11:59
8. Will Anything Happen?
9. Sunday Girl
10. Heart Of Glass
11. I'm Gonna Love You Too
12. Just Go Away

Dutch 12" Clear Vinyl


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Producer: Mike Chapman
Released on: Chrysalis
Date of release: 1978
Highest position Album Chart: n/a
Number of weeks Album Chart: n/a
Dutch Clear Vinyl 12" Cat No: Chrysalis 51 1192

Track listing:
Side 1
1. Hanging On The Telephone
2. One Way Or Another
3. Picture This
4. Fade Away And Radiate
5. Pretty Baby
6. I Know But I Don't Know

Side 2
1. 11:59
2. Will Anything Happen?
3. Sunday Girl
4. Heart Of Glass
5. I'm Gonna Love You Too
6. Just Go Away

USA 12" Limited Edition Picture Disc


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Producer: Mike Chapman
Released on: Chrysalis
Date of release: 1978
Highest position Album Chart: n/a
Number of weeks Album Chart: n/a
USA 12" Picture Disc Cat No: CHP 5001
The USA Picture Disc included a two-sided Blondie official merchandise order form as shown on the left.

Track listing:
Side 1
1. Hanging On The Telephone
2. One Way Or Another
3. Picture This
4. Fade Away And Radiate
5. Pretty Baby
6. I Know But I Don't Know

Side 2
1. 11:59
2. Will Anything Happen?
3. Sunday Girl
4. Heart Of Glass
5. I'm Gonna Love You Too
6. Just Go Away

Korea 12"


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Producer: Mike Chapman
Released on: n/a
Date of release: 1978
Highest position Album Chart: n/a
Number of weeks Album Chart: n/a
Korea 12" Cat No: SCS 11

Track listing:
Side 1

1. Hanging On The Telephone
2. One Way Or Another
3. Picture This
4. Fade Away And Radiate
5. Pretty Baby
6. I Know But I Don't Know

Side 2
1. 11:59
2. Will Anything Happen?
3. Sunday Girl
4. Heart Of Glass
5. I'm Gonna Love You Too
6. Just Go Away

UK CD 1983


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Producer: Mike Chapman
Released on: Chrysalis
Date of release: 1983
Highest position Album Chart: n/a
Number of weeks Album Chart: n/a
UK 1983 CD Cat No: 0946 3 21192 2 3

Track listing:
1. Hanging On The Telephone
2. One Way Or Another
3. Picture This
4. Fade Away And Radiate
5. Pretty Baby
6. I Know But I Don't Know
7. 11:59
8. Will Anything Happen?
9. Sunday Girl
10. Heart Of Glass
11. I'm Gonna Love You Too
12. Just Go Away

UK CD 25th Anniversary Chrysalis Box


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Producer: Mike Chapman
Released on: Chrysalis
Date of release: 1994
Highest position Album Chart: n/a
Number of weeks Album Chart: n/a
UK Box Cat No: CD25-CR01
To celebrate the 25th Birthday of Chrysalis Records, limited edition Boxed CD's were released including one of Blondie's best known albums, Parallel Lines. The booklet tells the story of Chrysalis and also talks about some of their best known acts.

Track listing:
1. Hanging On The Telephone
2. One Way Or Another
3. Picture This
4. Fade Away And Radiate
5. Pretty Baby
6. I Know But I Don't Know
7. 11:59
8. Will Anything Happen?
9. Sunday Girl
10. Heart Of Glass
11. I'm Gonna Love You Too
12. Just Go Away

UK Remastered CD 2001


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Producer: Mike Chapman
Released on: Chrysalis/Capitol Records
Date of UK re-release: 2001
Highest position UK Album Chart: n/a
Number of weeks UK Album Chart: n/a
UK 2001 CD Cat No: 72435-33599-2-8
Click to read the Liner Notes

Track listing:
1. Hanging On The Telephone
2. One Way Or Another
3. Picture This
4. Fade Away And Radiate
5. Pretty Baby
6. I Know But I Don't Know
7. 11:59
8. Will Anything Happen?
9. Sunday Girl
10. Heart Of Glass
11. I'm Gonna Love You Too
12. Just Go Away

BONUS TRACKS ON THE 2001 release:
13. Once I Had A Love (aka The Disco Song) (1978 Version) Previously Unreleased
14. Bang A Gong (Get It On) (Live) Recorded Live 11/4/78 at The Paradise in Boston, MA
15. I Know But I Don't Know (Live) Recorded Live 11/6/78 at the Walnut Theatre in Philadelphia, PA
16. Hanging On The Telephone (Live) Recorded Live 1980 in Dallas, TX

UK Parallel Lines/Plastic Letters 2CD Boxed Remastered & Expanded


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Producers: Richard Gottehrer/Mike Chapman
Released on: EMI/Chrysalis/Capitol Records
Date of UK Box release: 2004
Highest position UK Album Chart: n/a
Number of weeks UK Album Chart: n/a
UK 2004 CD Box Cat No: 7243 8 64567 2 4
2 CD set featuring Parallel Lines and Plastic Letters from the 2001 remastered releases, sold together in a special limited edition box.

Part of the UK Parallel Lines/Plastic Letters 2CD Boxed Remastered & Expanded
Producer: Richard Gottehrer
Released on: Chrysalis/Capitol Records
Date of UK release: 2001
Highest position UK Album Chart: n/a
Number of weeks UK Album Chart: n/a
UK 2001 CD Cat No: 72435-33598-2-9
Click to read the Liner Notes

Track listing:
1. Fan Mail
2. Denis
3. Bermuda Triangle Blues (Flight 45)
4. Youth Nabbed As Sniper
5. Contact In Red Square
6. (I'm Always Touched By Your) Presence, Dear
7. I'm On E
8. I Didn't Have The Nerve To Say No
9. Love At The Pier
10. No Imagination
11. Kidnapper
12. Detroit 442
13. Cautious Lip

BONUS TRACKS ON THE 2001 release:
14. Once I Had A Love (aka The Disco Song) (1975 Version)
15. Scenery
16. Poets Problem
17. Detroit 442 (Live) Recorded live 11/6/78 at the Walnut Theatre in Philadelphia, PA. Previously Unreleased

Part of the UK Parallel Lines/Plastic Letters 2CD Boxed Remastered & Expanded
Producer: Mike Chapman
Released on: EMI/Chrysalis/Capitol Records
Date of UK release: 2001
Highest position UK Album Chart: n/a
Number of weeks UK Album Chart: n/a
UK 2001 CD Cat No: 72435-33599-2-8
Click to read the Liner Notes

Track listing:
1. Hanging On The Telephone
2. One Way Or Another
3. Picture This
4. Fade Away And Radiate
5. Pretty Baby
6. I Know But I Don't Know
7. 11:59
8. Will Anything Happen?
9. Sunday Girl
10. Heart Of Glass
11. I'm Gonna Love You Too
12. Just Go Away

BONUS TRACKS ON THE 2001 release:
13. Once I Had A Love (aka The Disco Song) (1978 Version) Previously Unreleased
14. Bang A Gong (Get It On) (Live) Recorded Live 11/4/78 at The Paradise in Boston, MA
15. I Know But I Don't Know (Live) Recorded Live 11/6/78 at the Walnut Theatre in Philadelphia, PA
16. Hanging On The Telephone (Live) Recorded Live 1980 in Dallas, TX

Japanese CD 2006


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Producer: Mike Chapman
Released on: Toshiba-EMI
Date of release: 2006
Highest position Album Chart: n/a
Number of weeks Album Chart: n/a
Japan 2006 CD Cat No: TOCP-67893
This edition of Parallel Lines was sold as part of a Japanese Box Set in early 2006. These mini albums have also been sold seperately as well as a full collection in the Box Set.

Track listing:
1. Hanging On The Telephone
2. One Way Or Another
3. Picture This
4. Fade Away And Radiate
5. Pretty Baby
6. I Know But I Don't Know
7. 11:59
8. Will Anything Happen?
9. Sunday Girl
10. Heart Of Glass
11. I'm Gonna Love You Too
12. Just Go Away

BONUS TRACKS:
13. Once I Had A Love (aka The Disco Song) (1978 Version) Previously Unreleased
14. Bang A Gong (Get It On) (Live) Recorded Live 11/4/78 at The Paradise in Boston, MA
15. I Know But I Don't Know (Live) Recorded Live 11/6/78 at the Walnut Theatre in Philadelphia, PA
16. Hanging On The Telephone (Live) Recorded Live 1980 in Dallas, TX



Deluxe Collector's Edition EU CD 2008


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Producer: Mike Chapman
Released on: EMI/Capitol Records
Date of UK re-release: 23rd June 2008
Highest position Album Chart: n/a
Number of weeks Album Chart: n/a
UK 2008 CD Cat No: 509992 27689 26
Special 30th Anniversary Edition of Parallel Lines

CD Track listing:
1. Hanging On The Telephone
2. One Way Or Another
3. Picture This
4. Fade Away And Radiate
5. Pretty Baby
6. I Know But I Don't Know
7. 11:59
8. Will Anything Happen?
9. Sunday Girl
10. Heart Of Glass
11. I'm Gonna Love You Too
12. Just Go Away

BONUS TRACKS ON THE 2008 release:
13. Heart Of Glass (7" Single Version)
14. Sunday Girl (French Version)
15. Hanging On The Telephone (Nosebleed Handbag Remix)
16. Fade Away And Radiate (108 BPM Remix)

DVD Track listing:
1. Heart Of Glass
2. Hanging On The Telephone
3. Picture This
4. Sunday Girl (Top Of The Pops/Live)


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