RESL 244 Welcome home

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Catalogue numberRESL 244
Sleeve picturePicture of RESL 244 Welcome home by artist Carlene Davis from the BBC records and Tapes library
TitleWelcome home
ArtistCarlene Davis
Cover conditionNear mint
Record conditionNear mint
BBC records label code=
BBC label
Item deleted?Yes
BBC label
Distributed / printed byPrestige Records Ltd
Media typePrimary
Media genreMusic - Popular View all other tracks listed as Music - Popular.
Run-off codes / Shop bar codesRESL 244 A-1 MB ORLAKE
Lacquer cut at and byOrlake Records. Information provided by Discogs website.
My rating3
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Number have1
What type of seller was used?Physical shop
Where can I buy this release?You may be able to purchase this release from the following websites (others are available!)
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Release pictures

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Front cover
Front cover of RESL 244
Back cover
Back cover of RESL 244
Label Label


Below is a list of tracks for this release.
Side & trackTrack and ArtistLength
A1Welcome home [Tommy Cowan / Carlene Davis]3.14
B1Welcome home (Club mix) [Tommy Cowan / Carlene Davis]3.43
Total length of media 6:57.


Below is my review for this release and the ratings.
Another Prestiege release from one of the LPs. Not too bad, but not sure why its released by the BBC, unless maybe it is for BBC News?
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Extra notes on cover, middle (gatefold sleeve) and any inserts


Backing vocals - The Jamaicans.

Produced by

Tommy Cowan

Record is about welcoming home Nelson Mandela.

Other versions

I have the title track on these releases:
[12inches]12 RSL 244Welcome home
[cds]BBCCD2009The best of Osibisa
[cds]BBCCD777Black magic night - Osibisa
[albums]REB 335The best of family favourites
[albums]REF 776The best of Osibisa

Further information

BBC Radio Enterprises Ltd and BBC Enterprises Ltd, predecessors of BBC Worldwide / BBC Worldwide Ltd., the BBC's commercial arm. Formed 1968 and 1979 respectively, they were a subsidiary wholly owned by the BBC and merged into BBC Worldwide in 1995. In that time, there were companies set up within or structured brands as part of the company to deal with separate parts of the business, e.g. BBC Records for recorded audio. Sometimes written as BBC Enterprise Ltd.

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