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From the Land of Band Box Records

Motown’s Rare Earth Label LP’s from August, 1969 through 1976

RARE EARTH LOGO 01 RARE EARTH LOGO 02

LP – Rare Earth 505 – Love Sculpture – Blues Healing – Released August, 1969 – Did not chart (Die Cut cover is the original release)

RARE EARTH 505 - LOVE SCULPTURE C (1) RARE EARTH 505 - LOVE SCULPTURE C (2)

RARE EARTH 505 - LOVE SCULPTURE - WODC

RARE EARTH 505 - LOVE SCULPTURE A RARE EARTH 505 - LOVE SCULPTURE B

LP – Rare Earth 506 – The Pretty Things – S. F. Sorrow – Released August, 1969 – Did not chart (Die Cut cover is the original release)

RARE EARTH 506 - PRETTY THINGS DC RARE EARTH 506 - PRETTY THINGS WO DC

LP – Rare Earth 507 – Rare Earth – Get Ready – Released December, 1969 – Charted December 6th, 1969 – #12 – 77 weeks Hot 200 (Die Cut cover is the original release)

RARE EARTH 507 - RARE EARTH C (1) RARE EARTH 507 - RARE EARTH C (2)

RARE EARTH 507 - RARE EARTH - A RARE EARTH 507 - RARE EARTH - B

LP – Rare Earth 508 – Rustix – Bedlam – Released November, 1969 – Charted November 15th, 1969 – #200 – 2 weeks Hot 200 (Die Cut cover is the original release)

RARE EARTH 508 - RUSTIX (1) RARE EARTH 508 - RUSTIX (2)

RARE EARTH 508 - RUSTIX A RARE EARTH 508 - RUSTIX B

LP – Rare Earth 509 – The Messengers – Messengers – Released August, 1969 – Did Not Chart (Die Cut cover is the original release)

RARE EARTH 509 - MESSENGERS CF RARE EARTH 509 - MESSENGERS CF NO DIE CUT

RARE EARTH 509 - MESSENGERS A RARE EARTH 509 - MESSENGERS B

LP – Rare Earth 505/509 – Five LP Box Set – Contains Rare LP’s 505 through 509 – Released June, 1969 (Later released as a 3 CD Box Set)

RARE EARTH BOX SET COVER

LP – Rare Earth 510 – Generation (Rare Earth) Soundtrack – Released 1969 – Did not chart (Withdrawn from sales due to lackluster movie success)

RARE EARTH 510 - RARE EARTH C

LP – Rare Earth 511 – Toe Fat – Toe Fat – Released July, 1970 – Did not chart

RARE EARTH 511 - TOE FAT C1 RARE EARTH 511 - TOE FAT C2

RARE EARTH 511 - TOE FAT A RARE EARTH 511 - TOE FAT B

LP – Rare Earth 512 – Sounds Nice – Love at First Sight – Released September, 1970 – Did not chart

RARE EARTH 512 - SOUND NICE FC RARE EARTH 512 - SOUND NICE G

LP – Rare Earth 513 – Rustix – Come On People – Released July, 1970 – Did not chart

RARE EARTH 513 - RUSTIC C (1) RARE EARTH 513 - RUSTIC C (2)

RARE EARTH 513 - RUSTIX A RARE EARTH 513 - RUSTIX B

LP – Rare Earth 514 – Rare Earth – Ecology – Released July, 1970 – Charted July 11th, 1970 – #15 – 49 weeks Hot 200

RARE EARTH 514 - RARE EARTH C (1) RARE EARTH 514 - RARE EARTH C (2)

RARE EARTH 514 - RARE EARTH A RARE EARTH 514 - RARE EARTH B

LP – Rare Earth 515 – The Pretty Things – Parachute – Released September, 1970 – Did not chart

RARE EARTH 515 - PRETTY THINGS C1 RARE EARTH 515 - PRETTY THINGS C2

RARE EARTH 515 - PRETTY THINGS A

RARE EARTH 515 - PRETTY THINGS AA RARE EARTH 515 - PRETTY THINGS AB

LP – Rare Earth 516 – Power of Zeus – The Gospel According to Zeus – Released September, 1970 – Did not chart

RARE EARTH 516 - POWER OF ZEUS C1

LP – Rare Earth 518 – Lost Nation – Paradise Lost – Released September, 1970 – Did not chart

RARE EARTH 517 - LOST NATION C1 RARE EARTH 517 - LOST NATION A

LP – Rare Earth 519 – The Poor Boys – Ain’t Nothin’ In Our Pocket – Released May, 1970 – Did not chart

RARE EARTH 519 - POOR BOYS C1

LP – Rare Earth 520 – One World – Released June, 1971 – Charted July 17th, 1971 – #28 – 25 weeks Hot 200

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RARE EARTH 520 - RARE EARTH 1 RARE EARTH 520 - RARE EARTH 2

LP – Rare Earth 521 – Cats – 45 Lives – Released September, 1970

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RARE EARTH 521 - CATS 1 RARE EARTH 521 - CATS 2

LP – Rare Earth 522 – R. Dean Taylor – I Think Therefore I Am – Released December, 1970 – Charted February 20th, 1971 – #198 – 1 week Hot 200

RARE EARTH 522 - TAYLOR C1 RARE EARTH 522 - TAYLOR C2

RARE EARTH 522 - TAYLOR A RARE EARTH 522 - TAYLOR B

LP – Rare Earth 523 – The Brass Monkey – Brass Monkey – Released April, 1971 – Did not chart

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RARE EARTH 523 - BRASS A RARE EARTH 523 - BRASS B

LP – Rare Earth 524 – U.F.O. – U.F.O. – Released April, 1971 – Did not chart

RARE EARTH 524 - UFA C1 RARE EARTH 524 - UFA C2

RARE EARTH 524 - UFA A RARE EARTH 524 - UFA B

LP – Rare Earth 525 – Toe Fat – Tow Fat Two – Released March, 1971 – Did not chart

RARE EART 525 - TOE FAT C1 RARE EART 525 - TOE FAT C2

RARE EART 525 - TOE FAT A RARE EART 525 - TOE FAT B

LP – Rare Earth 526 – The Sunday Funnies – Sunday Funnies – Released May, 1971 – Did not chart

RARE EARTH 526 - SUNDAY FUNNIES C1 RARE EARTH 526 - SUNDAY FUNNIES C2

LP – Rare Earth 527 – Magic – Magic – Released September, 1971 – Did not chart

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RARE EARTH 522 - MAGIC A RARE EARTH 522 - MAGIC B

LP – Rare Earth 528 – Stoney & Meatloaf – Stoney & Meatloaf – Released September, 1971 – Did not chart

RARE EARTH 529 - STONEY CA

LP – Rare Earth 529 – The Impact of Brass – Down at the Brassworks – Released September, 1971 – Did not chart

RARE EARTH 529 - IMPACT BRASS C

RARE EARTH 529 - IMPACT BRASS A RARE EARTH 529 - IMPACT BRASS B

 

LP – Rare Earth 530 – Dennis Stoner – Dennis Stoner – Released November, 1971 – Did not chart

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RARE EARTH 530 - STONE 1 RARE EARTH 530 - STONE B

LP – Rare Earth 531 – The God Squad – Jesus Christ’s Greatest Hit – Released January, 1972 – Did not chart

RARE EARTH 531 - GOD SQUAD - CA (1) RARE EARTH 531 - GOD SQUAD - CA (2)

LP – Rare Earth 532 – The Repairs – Already a Household Word – Released November, 1971 – Did not chart

RARE EARTH 532 - REPAIRS C1

LP – Rare Earth 534 – Rare Earth – In Concert (double LP) – Released December, 1971 – Charted January 1st, 1972 – #29 – 21 Weeks Hot 200

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RARE EARTH 534 - RARE EARTH 1 RARE EARTH 534 - RARE EARTH 2

RARE EARTH 534 - RARE EARTH 3 RARE EARTH 534 - RARE EARTH 4

LP – Rare Earth 535 – Rare Earth – In Concert Volume 2 – Released December, 1971 – Did not chart

LP – Rare Earth 536 – Xit – Plight of the Redman – Released February, 1972 – Did not chart

RARE EARTH 536 - XIT CA

LP – Rare Earth 537 – Howl the Good – Howl the Good – Released February, 1972 – Did not chart

RARE EARTH 537 - HOWL C1

LP – Rare Earth 538 – The Sunday Funnies – Benediction – Released May, 1972 – Did not chart

LP – Rare Earth 539 – Keef James – One Tree or Another – Released May, 1972 – Did not chart

RARE EARTH 539 - KEEF JAMES CA

LP – Rare Earth 540 – The Crystal Mansion – The Crystal Mansion – Released April, 1972  – Did not chart

RARE EARTH 540 - CRYSTAL MANSION CA

RARE EARTH 540 - CRYSTAL MANSION A RARE EARTH 540 - CRYSTAL MANSION B

LP – Rare Earth 541 – Wolfe – Wolfe – Released July, 1972 – Did not chart

RARE EARTH 541 - WOLFE A RARE EARTH 541 - WOLFE B

RARE EARTH 541 - WOLFE C

LP – Rare Earth 542 – The Matrix – Matrix – Released October, 1972 – Did not chart

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RARE EARTH 542 - MATRIX 1 RARE EARTH 542 - MATRIX 2

LP – Rare Earth 543 – Rare Earth – Willie Remembers – Released October, 1972 – Charted November 25th, 1972 – 20 weeks on Hot 200

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RARE EARTH 543 - RARE EARTH 1 RARE EARTH 543 - RARE EARTH 2

LP – Rare Earth 545 – Xit – Silent Warrior – Released April, 1973 – Did not chart

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RARE EARTH 545 - XIT 1 RARE EARTH 545 - XIT 2

LP – Rare Earth 546 – Rare Earth – Ma – Released May, 1973 – Charted June 16th, 1973 – #65 – 25 weeks on Hot 200

RARE EARTH 546 - RARE EARTH A RARE EARTH 546 - RARE EARTH B

RARE EARTH 546 - RARE EARTH C RARE EARTH 546 - RARE EARTH D

RARE EARTH 546 - RARE EARTH E RARE EARTH 546 - RARE EARTH F

LP – Rare Earth 548 – Rare Earth – Back to Earth – Released June, 1975 – Charted July 12th, 1975 – #59 – 11 weeks on Hot 200

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RARE EARTH - 548 - RARE EARTH 1 RARE EARTH - 548 - RARE EARTH 2

LP – Rare Earth 549 – The Pretty Things – Real Pretty – Released February, 1976 – Did not chart (includes a reissue of LP’s 506 and 515)

LP – Rare Earth 550 – Rare Earth – Midnight Lady – Released March, 1976 – Did not chart

RARE EARTH 549 - RARE EARTH C1

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