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Now That's What I Call Music or Now 1 is the first album from the popular Now! series that was released in the United Kingdom in 1983. Initial pressings were released on vinyl and audio cassette, with a re-release on CD in 2009, celebrating the 25th anniversary of the album and series. It debuted at number seven on the UK Albums Chart and then climbed to number one a week later, staying at the top for five non-consecutive weeks.

Now 1 features eleven songs which reached number one on the UK Singles Chart: "You Can't Hurry Love" "Is There Something I Should Know?", "Red Red Wine", "Give It Up", "Total Eclipse of the Heart", "Karma Chameleon", "Too Shy", "Down Under", "Baby Jane", "Wherever I Lay My Hat (That's My Home)" and "Candy Girl".

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Album + Compilation

Release Format Tracks Date Country Label Catalog# Barcode
Official
Now That’s What I Call Music 2×12" Vinyl 16 + 14 NOW (Virgin/Poly (Univ)/EMI compilation series) NOW 1
Now That’s What I Call Music 2×Cassette 16 + 14 NOW (Virgin/Poly (Univ)/EMI compilation series) TCNOW1
Now That’s What I Call Music 2×CD 16 + 14 NOW (Virgin/Poly (Univ)/EMI compilation series) CDNOW1 5099923651128

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part of: Now That's What I Call Music! (UK) (number: 1)
Wikidata: Q7065737 [info]
Wikipedia: en: Now That's What I Call Music (original UK album) [info]