#20 Jesus Loves You – Loves Gonna Let Yo Down (UK 12" White Label Test Pressing)
Why is it rare? Only issued as a 12" test pressing by More Protein in 1991. Features a very rare unreleased version to Loves Gonna Let You Down (Disco Version)
01. Loves Gonna Let You Down (Popcorn Mix)
01.Loves Gonna Let You Down (Disco Mix)
#19 Boy George – Live My Life (AU Cassette Single)
Price: $50 - $100
Why is it rare? Only issued in Australia and was the only cassette single issued for the single "Live My Life" Made in AU.
01. Live My Mix
02. Live My Life (Soul Remix)
01. Live My Life (Klub Remix)
#18 Jesus Loves You – Generations Of Love (UK CD Test-Pressing Promo)
CD 12", white label
Price: $50 - $300
Why is it rare? Only 10 copies exist. Made in UK .
10 More Protein black & white label pressing were issued exclusively by MP and features an unreleased remix to Generations Of Love (Airscape Airplay Remix)
01. Generations Of Love (Drahma Bums Vocal Mix)
02. Generations Of Love (Drahma Bums Dub Mix)
03. Generations Of Love (Mothers Vocal Mix)
04. Generations Of Love (Land Of OZ 12 Mix)
05. Generations Of Love (Mothers Bonus Beats)
06. Generations Of Love (Time writers Bootleg Mix)
07. Generations Of Love (Scream Club Mix)
08. Generations Of Love (Airscape Sensation Mix)
09. Generations Of Love (Scream Radio Edit)
10. Generations Of Love (Airscape Airplay Mix)* not released
Culture Club – Life Album (UK 12" Test-Pressing Promo)
Vinyl, 12", white label
Price: $50 - $750 If Never Played.
Why is it rare? Only 100 copies exist. Made in UK .
50 white label test pressing were issued exclusively by BMG and signed by all 4 Culture Club members, George, Roy, Mikey & Jon.
A1. God & Love
A2. Bad Blood
A3. Human Zoo
A4. Let Somebody Love You
A5. What Does Sorry Mean
B1. Runaway Train
B2. Resting Bitch Face
B3. Different Man
B4. Oil & Water
B5. More Than Silence
Culture Club – Do You Really Want To Hurt Me? (French 12" Promo)
Virgin – 094633023918
Vinyl, 12", 45 RPM, Maxi-Single
Price: $58 - $175 If Never Played.
Why is it rare? Only 400 copies exist. Made in France.
New remixes were made in 2005 for "Do You Really Want To Hurt Me" by DJ LBR. This 12' features exclusive only remixes that were not issued on the "Single & Remixes CD"
A1 Do You Really Want To Hurt Me? (Remix Club With Intro) 4:43
A2 Do You Really Want To Hurt Me? (Remix Club Without Intro) 3:58
A3 Do You Really Want To Hurt Me? (Original Version) 4:22
B1 Do You Really Want To Hurt Me? (Instrumental Remix By DJ LBR) 4:24
B2 Do You Really Want To Hurt Me? (Remix By DJ LBR) 4:24
B2 Do You Really Want To Hurt Me? (Acapella Remix By DJ LBR) 4:19
The Twin - The Twin (UK CDR Preview Promo)
The Twin – The Twin
More Protein – none
CDr, Promo, Preview CDR
Why is this so rare? Custom made CDR that was made by Boy George at the time the CD's were made. Features very rare tracks that were not made commercially available to fans. Tracks like "I Don't Hate Everyone" and "Electrogoth" aka "Who Made You" were unreleased tracks. There was another CDR that was made by Boy George in a yellow card sleeve that featured the tracks "God Made Me Hardcore" and "Bad At Math". Very limited and mega rare to find one to come by.
Price Between $600 -$1,900
1. Here Come The Girls (Replicant Mix) 4:40
2. Here Come The Girls (Supalaska Mix) 4:29
3. Electro Hetero (Original Mix) 4:33
4. Electro Hetero (Replicant Mix) 4:20
5. Sanitised (Dubversive Mix) 5:48
6. Sanitised (Replicant Mix) 6:00
7. Sorrow (Replicant Mix) 5:24
8. Electrogoth (Replicant Instrumental Who Made You) 3:18
9. I Don't Hate Everyone 5:14
Preview CDR not for resale
Track times from my player, please note tracks Sanitised remixes are longer than on the vinyl, last 3 tracks unreleased anywhere.
Jesus Loves You - Popularity Breeds Contempt (UK 12" Album Sampler)
Jesus Loves You – Popularity Breeds Contempt
Not On Label – VST 14492-DJ
Vinyl, 12", 33 ⅓ RPM, Sampler, Unofficial Release, White Label, Stereo
Why is this so rare? In 1992 after the release of the Jesus Loves You single for "Sweet Toxic Love" failed to make the UK top 40 charts Virgin records got nervous and pull the album Popularity Breeds Contempt" from its release schedule. Many fans were upset and only heard rumors of the 12" (Album Sampler) existing with promo only cassettes. A 6 track EP was issued that featured 6 unreleased tracks from the fourth coming album. Many of the tracks were in demo form some were not mixed. This is one of the top 10 rarest records to exist The 12" that's nearly impossible to find nowadays.
Price? $500.to $5000
A1. If I Could Fly 3:35
A2. Am I Losing Control 3:13
A3. Sweet Toxic Love 4:01
B1. It Doesn't Happen Every Day 4:33
B2. In Maya 6:28
B3. You Are The Deal 4:58
Boy George - The Devil In Sister George EP (UK CD Single Promo)
Boy George – The Devil In Sister George EP
Virgin – VSCDT 1473, Virgin – 7243 8 92228 2 1
CD, EP, Promo
Why is this so rare? The Devil in sister George EP was issued in card sleeve. This promo had 4 tracks. Only issued to 50 pressings in the UK. Very rare and hard to come by.
Price? $100 to $250
1. Everything I Own (Pop Walk) 4:03
2. Miss Me Blind (Return To Gender Mix) 7:11
3. Love Hurts (Album Mix) 4:33
4. Generations Of Love (Ramp Club Mix) 9:48
Culture Club - Move Away (UK Uncut 5" Picture Disc)
Culture Club – Move Away
Virgin – VSX 845
Vinyl, 5", 33 ⅓ RPM, Limited Edition, Picture Disc, Uncut
03 Mar 1986
Why is this so rare?
This is a unique 5" picture disc that was issued from Virgin records. Only one other band had a pictures disc like this and that was Duran Duran. However, the picture disc was pressed in 1986 the 5" picture disc was not cut leaving it in its 7" format. It's very rare to find something like this. Only 5 exist.
Price $28 to $225
The Twin - Yum Yum (UK Promo DVD)
Yum Yum DVD (Not For Resale)
More Protein – YUMYUM DVD501
Why is this so rare?
This is a unique DVD with 9 The Twin performances including the "Here Come The Girls" music video. DVD was supposed to be released on George More Protein website back in 2005 but never was released. Only 12 copies of this DVD were made in the UK. This is a huge fan fav to own. Mega rare. It's very rare to find something like this. Only 12 exist.
Price? Between $500 to $2,500 The Twin" DVD called "Straight To DVD", which was never published. Promo copies were issued by Georges label More Protein in 2004. This DVD was pressed to only 12 available copies.
Boy George - Whisper (US Cassette Single)
Boy George – Whisper
Virgin – 99160-4
Why is this so rare? US exclusive only, in a unique picture sleeve that was only issued on the cassette single an did not appear on the US 12" and 7" single format. This cassette single was only made available in the USA for a very short time. Nearly impossible to find now! Record stores at the time only received a very small handful of this cassette single. Features a very unique radio edit version to both the single and B-side track "Leave In Love".
Price $25.00 to $365.00
1. Whisper (Edited Version) 3:51
2. Leave-In Love (Edited Version) 4:09
Karma Chameleon (12" From Philippines)
Culture Club – Karma Chameleon
Virgin – OC-EP-17005, Octoarts International – OC-EP-17005
Why is The So Rare? Unique picture sleeve was issued in the Philippines for "Karma Chameleon". This was only pressed to about 200 copies.
A1 Karma Chameleon 4:06
A2 Time (Clock Of The Heart) 3:35
B1 I'll Tumble 4 Ya! 4:40
B2 Love Is Cold (You Were Never No Good) 4:19
12" Dance Remix Extended Version" listed on the sleeve, only "I'll Tumble 4 Ya!" is an extended version. It's the "Special Extended Version Remix" from the US 12" of "I'll Tumble 4 Ya!". Made from the Original Master.
Culture Club – Karma Chameleon (12" Japan)
Virgin – LWG-1240
Vinyl, 12", 45 RPM, Single, Promo
Why is this so rare? This special unique picture sleeve was issued for the 12" promo for Culture Club's "Karma Chameleon". The single to this day has the most rare and unique pictures sleeves that were issued in many countries, this one in particular is from Japan.
A –Culture Club Karma Chameleon 4:12
B –Queen Samantha Close Your Eyes (Remix) 6:49
Miss Me Blind (Japan 12" Promo)
Culture Club & Rockwell Featuring Michael Jackson – Miss Me Blind / Somebody's Watching Me
Virgin – LWG-1246
Vinyl, 12", 45 RPM, Single, Promo
Price? $50 - $2,000
Why is this so rare? Another rare promotional release for Culture Club's single "Miss Me Blind" features a unique picture sleeve and is a fan favorite to own in their Culture Club collection. Only issued to radio stations in 1984 in Japan only. Impossible to find now to the fact it contains a Michael Jackson B-side which is also fault after by Michael Jackson fans !
A –Culture Club Miss Me Blind 4:30
B –Rockwell Featuring Michael Jackson Somebody's Watching Me 3:57
Culture Club EP (Venezuela 7" Single)
Label: Love Records
Sono-Rodven – EX-002, Virgin – EX-002
Vinyl, 7", 45 RPM, EP
Price ? $50- $1,100
Why is this so rare? In 1984 a very rare 4 track EP was issued for promotion for "The War Song" in Venezuela. This record is a highly collectible 7" single. Only issued to about 200 copies world-wide. The single does not feature "The War Song" instead this was sold during the time 'The War Song" single was released. More as used as an suggestive sale for record stores.
A1 Karma Chameleon
A2 Do You Really Want To Hurt Me
B1 I'll Tumble 4 Ya
B2 Church Of The Poison Mind