Ride the Lightning

~ Release group by Metallica

Album

Release Format Tracks Date Country Label Catalog# Barcode
Official
Ride the Lightning 12" Vinyl 8 Megaforce Records MRI 769 [none]
Ride the Lightning 12" Vinyl 8 Music for Nations MFN 27 5016583102715
Ride the Lightning CD 8 Elektra (1950–1989, revived 2009–06-01; read annotations before use) 9 60396-2 075596039628
Ride the Lightning 12" Vinyl 8 Music for Nations MFN 27 [none]
Ride The Lightning 2×12" Vinyl 4 + 4 NEXUS (King Records’ heavy metal and progressive rock sub-label, Japanese music only since 2001) K25P 501 [none]
Ride the Lightning Vinyl 8 Music for Nations MFN 27 [none]
Ride the Lightning Vinyl 8 Vertigo (British rock label) 838 140-1 042283814011
Ride the Lightning Cassette 8 Elektra (1950–1989, revived 2009–06-01; read annotations before use) 9 60396-4 075596039642
Ride the Lightning CD 8 Music for Nations CD MFN 27 [none]
Ride the Lightning CD 8 CBS/Sony (Japan) 25DP 5340 4988009629155
Ride the Lightning (Industria Argentina) CD 8 Vertigo (British rock label), Phonogram 838 140-2
Ride the Lightning CD 8 Vertigo (British rock label) 838 140-2 042283814028
Ride the Lightning CD 8 Vertigo (British rock label), Phonogram 838 140-2 042283814028
Ride the Lightning (BIEM/STEMRA, Made in France by PRS) CD 8 Vertigo (British rock label), Phonogram 838 140-2 042283814028
Ride the Lightning Cassette 8 Vertigo (British rock label) 838 140-4 042283814042
Ride the Lightning (BIEM/STEMRA) CD 8 Vertigo (British rock label), Phonogram 838 140-2 042283814028
Ride the Lightning (BIEM/STEMRA; Made in ABCD Music, Israel) CD 8 Vertigo (British rock label), Helicon Records, Phonogram 838 140-2 042283814028
Ride the Lightning CD 8 Elektra Entertainment (renamed from Elektra 1989–2004; revived as Elektra 2009-06-01) CD 60396 075596039628
Ride the Lightning CD 8 Elektra (1950–1989, revived 2009–06-01; read annotations before use) 9 60396-2 075596039628
Ride the Lightning CD 8 DCC Compact Classics GZS-1136 010963113624
Ride the Lightning CD 8 Sony Music Japan International Inc. (Do not use as a label, see the annotation.) SICP 476 4547366012934
Ride the Lightning Digital Media 10
Ride the Lightning CD 8 Vertigo (British rock label) UICR-1053 4988005440020
Ride the Lightning CD 8 Vertigo (British rock label) 838 140-2 8808678200898
Ride the Lightning (45 RPM Series) 2×12" Vinyl 4 + 4 Warner Bros. Records (“WB” logo, with or without “records” beneath or on banner across) 424636-1 093624988267
Ride the Lightning CD 8 Vertigo (British rock label) DP 0076 8808678237801
Ride the Lightning SHM-CD 8 Vertigo (British rock label) UICY-94663 4988005628633
Ride the Lightning CD 8 Universal International (release must say "制作:Universal International" AND have no logos other than "Universal Music") UICY-20223 [none]
Ride the Lightning CD 8 Blackened BLCKND004-2 856115004484
Ride the Lightning (Remastered 2016) CD 8 Blackened 00602547885227 602547885227
Ride the Lightning (deluxe / remastered, Mastered for iTunes) 6×Digital Media 8 + 12 + 13 + 12 + 11 + 8 602547914583
Ride the Lightning (deluxe / remastered) Digital Media 64 602547914590
Ride the Lightning (deluxe edition, Metallica store) 7×Digital Media 8 + 12 + 3 + 10 + 12 + 11 + 8 Blackened [none]
Ride the Lightning (deluxe edition) 4×12" Vinyl + 6×CD + DVD 8 + 7 + 5 + 3 + 8 + 3 + 10 + 12 + 11 + 8 + 20 Blackened BLCKND004RD-1 858978005066
Ride the Lightning CD 8 Blackened BLCKND004R-1 858978005141
Ride the Lightning (Remastered Deluxe Edition) 6×Digital Media 8 + 12 + 13 + 12 + 11 + 8 Blackened
Ride the Lightning (BIEM/STEMRA; Made in France by PMDC) CD 8 Vertigo (British rock label), Phonogram 838 140-2 042283814028
Promotion
Ride the Lightning (1993 Australasian Tour Gold Edition) CD 8 Vertigo (British rock label) 838 140-2

Relationships

artist & repertoire support: Michael Alago
Dave Henson, Jr.
creative direction: Metallica
associated singles/EPs: Creeping Death
included in: Limited-Edition Vinyl Box Set
live performances: 2012-06-23: Orion Music + More: Bader Field, Atlantic City, NJ, USA
Allmusic: http://www.allmusic.com/album/mw0000190995 [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/6440 [info]
Wikidata: Q190989 [info]
lyrics page: http://lyrics.wikia.com/Metallica:Ride_The_Lightning_(1984) [info]
other databases: http://www.metal-archives.com/albums/Metallica/Ride_the_Lightning/544 [info]
http://www.musik-sammler.de/album/1507 [info]
https://rateyourmusic.com/release/album/metallica/ride_the_lightning/ [info]

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