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KISS: INTERNATIONAL 12" SINGLES

[Image] HARD LUCK WOMAN / Mr. Speed
Casablanca/Bellaphon BZ-4402 (GER, 1976)
Rare early German 12" single...

HARD LUCK WOMAN // Calling Dr. Love / Beth
Casablanca/Pye CANL-102 (UK, 1976)
First UK Pye distributed 12" single...


THEN SHE KISSED ME // Flaming Youth / Hooligan
Casablanca/Pye CANL-110 (UK, 1977)
Obscure, but relatively cheap release...
UK regular center-ring scan


ROCKET RIDE // Detroit Rock City (Live) / Love Gun (Live)
Casablanca/Pye CANL-117 (UK, 1977)
Highly collectible issue from Alive II...

I WAS MADE FOR LOVIN' YOU (** Promo)
Casablanca NBD-20169 (Canada, 1979)
Single-sided promotional single with 7:54 mix of the song...
Canadian Center-ring, Side 1 | Side 2

I WAS MADE FOR LOVIN' YOU / Charisma
Casablanca/PolyGram NBD-20169 (Mexico, 1979)
Single with 7:54 mix of the song which came in a variety of colors of vinyl: Green, Yellow, Red, Gold, Clear...
Mexican Yellow Vinyl 12"


I WAS MADE FOR LOVIN' YOU / Charisma
Casablanca/Vogue CB10518 (France, 1979)
"Disco" single which came in a variety of colors of vinyl: Blue, Red, Yellow...
French Red | Blue | Yellow Vinyl 12" Center-rings

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I WAS MADE FOR LOVIN' YOU / Charisma

Casablanca/Pye CANL-152 (UK, 1979)
Came with picture sleeve...

[Image] DIRTY LIVIN' / 2,000 Man
Casablanca/Bellaphon BZC-4440 (GER, 1979)
Casablanca/Durium ? (ITA, 1979)

Single with 5:54 mix of the song...

[Image] DIRTY LIVIN' / Sure Know Something
Casablanca/Vogue 310814 (FRA, 1979)
Single with 5:54 mix of the song...


DIRTY LIVIN' / Christine Sixteen
Casablanca/PolyGram 6180-020 (Mexico, 1979)
Various colored vinyl: Red, Green, Yellow. Has the 5:58 mix of the song...

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I WAS MADE FOR LOVIN' YOU / Charisma

Casablanca/Bellaphon BZC-4422 (GER, 1979)
Came in red colored vinyl...

I WAS MADE FOR LOVIN' YOU / Hard Times
Casablanca/Astor DS-12930 (AUZ, 1979)
Casablanca/Phonogram 6000-562 (GER, 1980)

The German 1980 reissue has a picture sleeve, similar to the "Dynasty" album cover which proclaims it to be a "Maxi-45" and uses the alternative "ZZ" logo. The Australian version is highly collectible...


2,000 MAN // I Was Made For Lovin' You / Sure Know Something
Casablanca/Pye NBL-1001 (UK, 1980)
Last of the UK Pye 12" singles...

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KILLER // I Love It Loud / I Was Made For Lovin' You

Casablanca/Phonogram KISS-312 (UK, 1982)
Boring picture sleeve...


CREATURES OF THE NIGHT / War Machine // Rock And Roll All Nite (Live)
Casablanca/Phonogram KISS-412 (UK, 1982)
Boring picture sleeve, unlike the 7" single, this uses the blue color used on the album cover rather than pink...


CREATURES OF THE NIGHT / Rock And Roll All Nite (Live)
Casablanca/Phonogram KISS-D4 (UK, 1982)
Single-sided etched autographed issue. Songs on the A-side run on different grooves. This single is not as rare as some would have you believe it to be...
D4 Center Ring Closeups: Side 1 | Side 2
Clear Slipcase Sticker (D4)



LICK IT UP // Not For The Innocent / I Still Love You
Vertigo/Phonogram KISS-512 (UK, 1983)
Uses same picture sleeve as the UK 7"...


HEAVEN'S ON FIRE // Lonely Is The Hunter / All Hell's Breakin' Loose
Vertigo/Phonogram VERX-12 (UK, 1984)
Has a picture sleeve. Some copies came with a poster. The UK version uses the same sleeve as the 7"...


TEARS ARE FALLING / Love's A Deadly Weapon // King Of The Mountain / Uh! All Night
Vertigo/Phonogram KIZZA-1 (UK, 1985)
White label DJ promo that was more a sampler from the "Asylum" album than a 12" single...


TEARS ARE FALLING // Heaven's On Fire (Live) / Any Way You Slice It
Vertigo/Phonongram KISS-612 (UK, 1986)
Some copies include contest postcard for Exposed video and sticker...

TEARS ARE FALLING // Heaven's On Fire (Live) / Any Way You Slice It
Vertigo/Phonongram 884141-1 (Holland, 1986)
Some copies include sticker...

TEARS ARE FALLING // Heaven's On Fire (Live) / Any Way You Slice It
Vertigo/Phonongram 884141-1 (Germany, 1986)
Cover has the altered KISS logo...


WHO WANTS TO BE LONELY // Uh! All Nite / Heaven's On Fire (Live)

Polystar R15R-2005 (Japan, 1986)
Comes with obi. The first and only Japanese 12" single...


CRAZY CRAZY NIGHTS / No, No, No // Lick It Up / Uh! All Nite(Same)
Vertigo/Phonogram KISS-712 (UK, 1987)
With picture sleeve...


REASON TO LIVE / Thief In The Night // Who Wants To Be Lonely / Thrills In The Night
Vertigo/Phonogram KISS-812 (UK, 1987)
Picture sleeve...


I WAS MADE FOR LOVIN' YOU / Charisma
Mercury/PolyGram 870 424-1 (Australia, 1987)
Single with 7:54 mix of the song which came special die-cut sleeve. The date is a bit of a guess, though this label was only used after 1985. Click on cover for large scan...
Center-ring


TURN ON THE NIGHT / Hell Or High Water // King Of The Mountain / Any Way You Slice It

Vertigo/Phonogram KISS-912 (USA, 1988)
With picture sleeve...


LET'S PUT THE X IN SEX / ROCK AND ROLL ALL NITE // Heaven's On Fire / Lick It Up
Vertigo/Phonogram KIZZA-1 (UK, 1988)
Obscure UK promo. It and the 1985 12" "Asylum" sampler use the same matrix code...

HIDE YOUR HEART // Betrayed / Boomerang
Vertigo/Phonogram KISX-10 (UK, 1989)
With picture sleeve...

FOREVER (Remix) / All American Man // Shandi / The Oath
Vertigo/Phonogram KISX-11 (UK, 1990)
With picture sleeve...


FOREVER (Remix) / The Street Giveth... // Deuce ('73 Demo) / Strutter ('73 Demo)
Vertigo/Phonogram KISX-G11 (UK, 1990)
With gatefold cover with biography...

BON JOVI: Living In Sin / KISS: FOREVER (Remix)
Mercury 2801-425 (Brazil, 1990)
Rare promotional issue with text graphic sleeve...

GOD GAVE ROCK AND ROLL TO YOU II (Edit) / (Album)
Interscope/East-West SAM-889 (UK, 1991)
Obscure promotional issue of the soundtrack version...
Center Ring Closeups: Side 1


UNHOLY / Partners In Crime (Remix) // Deuce ('73 Demo) / Strutter ('73 Demo)
Mercury/Phonogram KISS-1212 (UK, 1992)
Excellent single with picture sleeve. Usually in white vinyl, but promo copies available in black...

GOD GAVE ROCK AND ROLL TO YOU II (Edit) / Detroit Rock City // I Was Made For Lovin' You / Rock And Roll All Nite
Mercury/Phonogram KISDJ-1 (UK, 1993)
This was a special fanclub release limited to an edition of 300 copies. It was released around the time of Alive III and has official vinyl, marked Advance DJ Copy...


I WAS MADE FOR LOVIN' YOU / Rock And Roll All Nite
Mercury/Phonogram 2728 (France, 1993)
Probably issued around the time of Alive III, promotionally only...