Metro (UK reissue/compilation imprint, METRCD cat prefix)

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Release Artist Format Tracks Date Country Catalog# Barcode
The Essential Nina Simone Nina Simone CD 18 METRCD010 698458101020
Beautiful Brother: The Essential Curtis Mayfield Curtis Mayfield CD 15 METRCD008 698458100825
Plays It Cool John Coltrane CD 6 METRCD015 698458101525
Café Parisien Various Artists CD 25 METRCD013 698458101327
The Essential Louis Louis Armstrong CD 15 METRCD006 698458100627
Alone With the Blues Peter Green & the original Fleetwood Mac CD 16 METRCD009 698458100924
The Upsetter: Essential Madness From the Scratch Files Lee “Scratch” Perry CD 18 METRCD001 698458100122
Essential Dub: Ruff Cuts & Hard Riddims From the Mixmaster King Tubby CD 17 METRCD021 698458102126
The Original Cosmic Funk Crew Funkadelic CD 10 METRCD025 698458102522
Latin Tropical Santana (unknown) 9 326
The Essential John Williams John Williams CD 18 METRCD030 698458103024
The Very Best of The Move The Move CD 18 METRCD031 698458103123
Funk Soul Brothers Various Artists CD 16 METRCD028 698458102829
Greatest Hits Procol Harum CD 19 METRCD038 698458103826
Latin Cool! Essential Latin Jazz Various Artists CD 14 METRCD003 698458100320
Plays It Cool Chet Baker CD 10 METRCD014 698458101426
The Early Years 67–68 Van Morrison CD 12 METRCD017 698458101723
Latin Hot! Various Artists CD 15 METRCD019 698458101921
Plays It Cool Charles Mingus CD 7 METRCD029 698458102928
In the Studio and on the Road: The Very Best of Rock’s Original Hellraisers The Pirates CD 21 METRCD032 698458103222
Smooth jazz for the open road Various Artists CD 11 METRCD035 698458103529
The Crown Prince Dennis Brown CD 16 METRCD036
Buddhist Chants: Music for Contemplation and Reflection Various Artists CD 4 METRCD037 698458103727
Greatest Ever Party Album Black Lace CD 21 METRCD041 698458104120
The Greatest Hits of the Year Jive Bunny And The Mastermixers CD 20 METRCDD039 698458103925
Reggae Chartbusters Various Artists CD 16
Greatest Stiffs Wreckless Eric CD 20 METRCD044 698458104427
The Best of Acid Jazz Various Artists CD 15 METRCD050 698458105028
B.A.B.Y.: The Very Best of Rachel Sweet Rachel Sweet CD 20
Funk Soul Sisters Various Artists CD 16 METRCD056
The Essential Marilyn Monroe Marilyn Monroe CD 14 METRCD054 698458105424
The One and Only Kirsty MacColl CD 14 METRCD063 698458106322
Voodoo Soul: Deep and Dirty New Orleans Funk Various Artists CD 16 METRCD060 698458106025
Street Corner: Ska Classics and the Original Rude Boy Sound Various Artists CD 21 METRCD067 698458106728
Espionage: The Very Best of the James Taylor Quartet The James Taylor Quartet CD 14 METRCD069 698458106926
Stiff, Stiffer, Stiffest: A Stiff Records Compilation Various Artists CD 21 METRCD042 698458104229
The Very Best of the Sun Years Johnny Cash CD 30 METRCD045 698458104526
Whatever's for Us Joan Armatrading CD 16 METRCD047 698458104724
Swords of a Thousand Men: The Best of Tenpole Tudor Tenpole Tudor CD 20 METRCD049 698458104922
The Acid Jazz Years The Brand New Heavies CD 15 METRCD051 698458105127
Rocksteady Soul Various Artists CD 21 METRCD061 698458106124
Ultimate 80s Party Jive Bunny & The Mastermixers CD 30 METRCD062 698458106223
If It Ain't Stiff... (A Stiff Records Collection) Various Artists CD 21 METRCD065 698458106520
The Hits Ant & Dec (unknown) 20
Then & Now 1982–1996: The Best of Fairport Convention Fairport Convention CD 18 METRCD076 698458107626
The Best of Jona Lewie Jona Lewie CD 22 METRCD077 698458107725
Dub/More Bass Culture Various Artists CD 20 METRCD081 698458108128
The Further Adventures Of Funk Soul Brothers Various Artists CD 16 METRCD080
Best Of Jackie Wilson Jackie Wilson CD 24 METRCD083 0698458108326
Café Argentina: Gauchos, Tangos, Mate and Bolas Various Artists CD 17 METRCD0096
Plays It Cool Charlie Parker CD 23 METRCD071 698458107121
Café Cubana: Cigars, Cars and Cuban Bars Various Artists CD 16 METRCD072 698458107220
The Best Of Tracey Ullman CD 21 METRCD078 698458107824
The Very Best Of The Chi‐Lites CD 18 METRCD085 698458108524
Cafe Arabia: Raï Roots & Mint Tea Various Artists CD 10 METRCD086 698458108623
Swings Bobby Darin CD 18 METRCD090 698458109026
The Best of Acid Jazz: The Soul Years Various Artists CD 14 METRCD093
Essential Vibes Roy Ayers CD 13 METRCD094 698458109422
Chicago & All That Jazz Various Artists CD 16 698458110527
Café Madrid Various Artists CD 16 METRCD106 698458110626
The Essential Shalamar Shalamar CD 13 METRCD107 698458110725
100% Essential New York Disco Crown Heights Affair CD 13 METRCD108 698458110824
The First Four Procol Harum 2×CD 17 + 18 METRDCD521 698458702128
Legend: The Classic Recordings Bert Jansch CD 20 METRCD113 698458111326
The Essential Billie Holiday Billie Holiday CD 24 METRCD098 698458109828
Café Bombay: Chai, Chappattis, Rickshaws & Gurus Various Artists CD 8 METRCD101 698458110121
Cockney Cowboys the Very Best Of Sham 69 CD 20 METRCD102 698458110220
Best Of The Early Years Status Quo CD 20 METRCD103 698458110329
The Very Best of Bonnie Tyler Bonnie Tyler CD 20 METRCD104 698458110428
Green Shadows Fleetwood Mac CD 17 METRCD111 698458111128
Essential Progressive Rock Various Artists CD 12 METRCD112 698458111227
The Essential Petula Clark CD 20 METRCD115 698458111524
The First Four Procol Harum 2×CD 17 + 19 METRCD521 698458702128
The Further Adventures of Funksoul Sisters Various Artists CD 16 METRCD120 698458112026
‘M’ THE HISTORY Pop Muzik the 25th Anniversary M CD 20 METRCD128 698458112828
More Adventures of Funk Soul Brothers Various Artists CD 16 METRCD125 698458112521
Latin Fever! The Best of Snowboy's Acid Jazz Years Snowboy CD 14 METRCD132 698458113221
Café Africa: Sun, Savvanahs and Safaris Various Artists CD 14 METRCD138 698458113825
Café Caribbean: Steel Drums, Soca, Rum & Beach Cricket Various Artists CD 13 METRCD110 698458111029
The Christmas Album (3D Pop-Up) Frank Sinatra CD 16
Café Istanbul Various Artists CD 12 METRCD119 698458111920
An Evening With Dionne Warwick CD 17 METRCD 124 698458112422
Cult TV & Film Themes Various Artists CD 23 METRCD127 698458112729
Café Salsa Ritmo Alegría CD 15 METRCD137 698458113726
Lucky Number: The Best of Lene Lovich Lene Lovich CD 22 METRCD141 698458114129
The Christmas Album Bing Crosby CD 18 METRCDXP014 698458501424
The Christmas Album Frank Sinatra CD 16 METRCDXP015 698458501523
More Adventures of Funksoul Sisters Various Artists CD 16 METRCD151 698458115126
Essential Noize: The Very Best Of Motörhead CD 20 METRCD158 698458115829
Dub: A Journey in Bass Culture Various Artists CD 18 METRCD152 698458115225
Essential Cuts Grandmaster Flash CD 13 METRCD166 698458116628
The Very Best of The Yardbirds The Yardbirds CD 20 698458116826
The Very Best of the Early Years Donovan CD 20 METRCD155 698458115522
Saturday Night Soul Various Artists CD 20 METRCD146 698458114624
Strictly Ballroom Dancing The Columbia Ballroom Orchestra CD 26 METRCD148 698458114822
More Saturday Night Soul Various Artists CD 16 METRCD157 698458115720
The Very Best Of The Small Faces Small Faces CD 20 METRCD163 698458116321
Café Colombia Various Artists CD 16 METRCD172 0698458117229
Christmas Carols St Peter’s Choir CD 18 METRCDXP017 698458501721
The Essential Woody Guthrie: Dust Bowl Balladeer Woody Guthrie CD 27 METRCD181