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Shirley Ellis ‎– The Clapping Song
London Records ‎– HLR 9961, London American Recordings ‎– HLR 9961
Vinyl, 7", 45 RPM, Single
Funk / Soul
Soul, Rhythm & Blues


Position    Title/Credits    Duration
A    The Clapping Song    
B    This Is Beautiful    
Companies, etc.
Recorded By – Kapp Records
Published By – Gallico Music
Made By – The Decca Record Company Limited
Lacquer Cut At – Decca Studios
Pressed By – Decca Record Co. Ltd., Pressing Plant, UK.
Lacquer Cut By – T (28)
Written-By – Chase*
This version has no hyphen in the catalogue number, an 'H' below it, and 'New York' above 'Gallico Music'. Another version Shirley Ellis - The Clapping Song shows a hyphen in the catalogue number, with the 'H' above and no mention of 'New York' on the label.

Recorded by Kapp Records, New York

Side A&B: Gallico Music

℗ 1965

Made in England
The Decca Record Co. Ltd.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
Matrix / Runout (Label A): MSV.7197
Matrix / Runout (Label B): MSV.7198
Matrix / Runout (Runout A, stamped): 45-MSV-7197-IT
Matrix / Runout (Runout B, stamped): 45-MSV-7198-IT

Shirley Ellis - The Clapping Song (7", Single) (London Records, London American

Out of Stock
  • Media: Very Good Plus (VG+) Will show some signs that it was played and otherwise handled by a previous owner who took good care of it.

    Sleeve: Generic

  • Record has some very light surface wear and some quiet surface noise , labels are clean centre intact

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