Record Store Day 2020 happens April 18 at brick-and-mortar independent record stores around the world. This year's official Record Store Day Ambassador is Brandi Carlile and, as always, there are exclusive titles for the occasion, including vinyl reissues of out-of-print albums and singles, first-ever vinyl pressings of albums that may have only come out on CD, new records made just for RSD and more. They just announced the whole list of US exclusive titles and... it's a lot. Here are some of the items that immediately caught our eye:

  • Bone Thugs-N-Harmony - Creepin' On Ah Come Up
  • Death Piggy - Welcome To The Record (compilation of Dave Brockie's pre-GWAR band's EPs)
  • Eminem – “My Name Is”/”Bad Guys Always Die”
  • Fleetwood Mac - The Alternate Rumours (alternate takes for whole album)
  • Galaxie 500 - Copenhagen (live album from final date of 1990 UE tour)
  • Judas Priest - British Steel -- Limited Edition 40th Anniversary Edition
  • June of 44Engine Takes To The Water and Tropics and Meridians
  • Kinks - The Kink Kronikles
  • Meat Puppets - Meat Puppets
  • Miles Davis - Double Image: Rare Miles From the Complete Bitches Brew Sessions
  • Odd FutureThe OF Tape Vol. 2 (available on neon purple or neon pink vinyl)
  • Pale Saints - Mrs. Dolphin (first vinyl pressing for Japan-only CD compilation now with more tracks)
  • Ravi Shankar - Chants of India
  • Slint - "Breadcrumb Trail" b/w "Good Morning, Captain"
  • Spacehog - Resident Alien
  • Sun Ra - Egypt '71
  • Terry Hall - Home (1994 solo debut from Specials/Fun Boy 3 frontman)
  • The Cure - Bloodflowers (picture disc)
  • The London Suede - The London Suede
  • The Notorious B.I.G.It Was All A Dream: The Notorious B.I.G. 1994-1999
  • The Ramones - It's Alive II (Live at Victoria Hall, Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire, Dec, 29, 1977)
  • The Replacements - The Complete Inconcerated Live (3LP set featuring a complete live show recorded at University of Wisconsin in 1989)
  • The Who - Odds and Sods Deluxe (14 bonus tracks)
  • The Wolfgang PressUnremembered, Remembered (demos for what would have been the 4AD band's final album)
  • Various Artists - This Are Two Tone (classic Two Tone ska comp)
  • The Specials - The Dubs (three never released dub versions)
  • Tones on Tail - Pop (first-ever vinyl reissue of post-Bauhaus band)
  • Tyler, the Creator - Cherry Bomb / Cherry Bomb instrumentals
  • Various Artists - Sweet Relief: A Benefit for Victoria Williams
  • Various Artists - The Virgin Suicides (Music From The Motion Picture)
  • Various Artists - Austin Powers -- International Man of Mystery (first time on vinyl, songs from Edwyn Collins, Susanna Hoffs, Broadcast and more)
  • Wipers – Is This Real–Anniversary Edition

Check out the full list below and more details at RSD’s website. What titles are you most excited for?

RECORD STORE DAY - 2020 EXCLUSIVE TITLES
Aaron Lupton & Jeff Szpirglas - Planet Wax: Sci-Fi/Fantasy Soundtracks on Vinyl
Ace Frehley - Trouble Walkin'
Adam Czerwinski/Krzesimir Debski/Wojciech Niedziela - Two Out Of Two: Acoustic References For Audiophiles
Al Green - Green Is Blues
Alejandro Escovedo - La Cruzada
Alfredo Linares Y Su Sonora - Yo Traigo
Alice Cooper - Live from the Apollo Theatre Glasgow Feb 19.1982
Allan Holdsworth - Road Games
Alphaville - Sounds Like A Melody (Grant & Kelly Remix by Blank & Jones x Gold & Lloyd)
America - Heritage II: Demos
And Also The Trees - And Also The Trees
Andrew Gold - Something New: Unreleased Gold
Anoushka Shankar - Love Letters
Archers of Loaf - "Raleigh Days"/"Street Fighting Man"
Asking Alexandria - Stand Up and Scream
August Burns Red - Bones
Awesome Dre - You Can't Hold Me
Badflower - "The Jester / Everybody Wants To Rule The World"
Bastille - All This Bad Blood
Bayside - Heaven
Beck - "No Distraction / Uneventful Days (Remixes)"
Ben Lee - Grandpaw Would 25th Anniversary Deluxe Edition
Ben Watt with Robert Wyatt - Summer Into Winter
Best Coast - Thank You
Biffy Clyro - Moderns
Big L - Danger Zone
Bill Evans - Some Other Time: The Lost Session From The Black Forest
Billie Eilish - Live At Third Man Records
Black Keys - Let's Rock (45 RPM Edition)
Black Lips - They's A Person Of The World (featuring Kesha)
Blitzen Trapper - Unreleased Recordings Vol. 2: Too Kool
Bob James - Once Upon A Time: The Lost 1965 New York Studio Sessions
Bob Marley & The Wailera - Redemption Song
Bob Mould - Circle of Friends
Bone Thugs-N-Harmony - Creepin' On Ah Come Up
Brandi Carlile - A Rooster Says
Brian Eno - Rams: Original Soundtrack
Britney Spears - Oops!...I Did It Again (Remixes and B-Sides)
Brittany Howard - Live At Sound Emporium
Buju Banton - Trust & Steppa
Camille Yarbrough - The Iron Pot Cooker
Canned Heat - Record Store Day Party With Canned Heat
Canned Heat/John Lee Hooker - Hooker 'N Heat
Cat Stevens - Tonight
Charles Mingus - Mingus Ah Um Redux
Charli XCX - Vroom Vroom EP
Charlie Parker - Jazz at Midnite
Cheap Trick - Out To Get You! Live 1977
Chief Keef - Back From The Dead 2
CHON - GROW
Chris Smither - More From The Leaves
Christian Paul - Christian Paul
Christine and the Queens - La vita nuova : séquences 2 et 3
Chromeo - Needy Girl
Chuck Mosley - First Hellos and Last Goodbyes
City Morgue - City Morgue Vol 2: As Good As Dead
clipping with Christopher Fleeger - Double Live
Clutch - The Obelisk
Collective Soul - Half and Half
Coolio - Gangsta's Paradise (25th Anniversary -- Remastered)
Corb Lund - Cover Your Tracks EP
Cradle - The History
Cradle - The History
Craig Finn - All These Perfect Crosses
Curren$y - Pilot Talk
D-Mob - We Call It Acieeed
Damien Jurado - "Birds Tricked Into the Trees"/"From Devils To Davis"
Dandy Warhols and Bebe Buell - Femme Fatale
Daniel Pemberton & Samuel Sim - The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance - The Crystal Chamber
Daniel Pemberton & Samuel Sim - The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance - The Aureyal
Dave Davies - Rock Bottom: Live at the Bottom Line (Remastered 20th Anniversary Limited Edition)
Dave Pike - Jazz For The Jet Set
David Bowie - ChangesNowBowie
David Bowie - ChangesNowBowie
David Bowie - I’m Only Dancing (The Soul Tour 74)
David Bowie - I’m Only Dancing (The Soul Tour 74)
David Gray - Please Forgive Me
Day Wave - Crush
Death Piggy (GWAR) - Welcome To The Record
Declan McKenna - "Beautiful Faces" / "The Key to Life on Earth"
Def Leppard - Rock N Roll Hall of Fame
Dehd - Golden Age of Rock N Roll
Denzel Curry - Bulls on Parade
Destiny's Child - Say My Name
DevilDriver - Winter Kills
Dexter Gordon - The Squirrel
Dexter Gordon Quartet - Live In Châteauvallon - 1978
Dinosaur Jr - Swedish Fist (Live In Stockholm)
Dio - Annica
Don Cherry - Cherry Jam
Don Shinn - Temples With Prophets
Down N Outz - The Music Box EP
Dr. John - Remedies
Drive-By Truckers - "The Unraveling" b/w "Sarah's Flame"
Durutti Column - Idiot Savants
Ellie Goulding - Lights 10
Elton John - Elton John
Emerson Lake & Palmer - Live At Waterloo Field, Stanhope, New Jersey, U.S.A., 31st July
Eminem - "My Name Is"/"Bad Guys Always Die"
Ennio Morricone - Peur Sur La Ville
Entombed - Clandestine-- Live
Eve 6 - The Fly Record Live
Felt (Murs x Slug x Aesop Rock) - Felt 3: A Tribute To Rosie Perez (10 Year Anniversary Edition)
Fleetwood Mac - The Alternate Rumours
Frank Marino & Mahogany Rush - Real LIVE! Vol. 1
Frank Zappa - You Can't Do That On Stage Anymore (Sampler)
Frankie and the Witch Fingers - Sidewalk
Freddie Gibbs & Madlib - Piñata: The 1974 Version
Frumpies - "Frumpie One Piece" b/w "Frumpies Forever"
Galaxie 500 - Copenhagen
Gary Clark Jr - Pearl Cadillac (Feat. Andra Day)
Gene Russell - New Direction
George S. Clinton - Mortal Kombat (Original Motion Picture Score)
Glass Animals - Tokyo Drifting
Gong - Live! at Sheffield 1974
Gorillaz - G-Sides
Gorillaz - D-Sides
Grateful Dead - Buffalo 5/9/77
Graves At Sea - History of Sickness
Green Jelly - Triple Live Mother Goose At Budokan
Greg Dulli - "A Ghost"/Girl From The North Country"
Grouplove - Broken Angel
Guided By Voices - Hold On Hope
Gun Club - Live In London
Hank Williams - March of Dimes
Hatchie & Pains of Being Pure At Heart - "Sometimes Always" b/w "Adored"
Hawkwind - At The BBC 1972
Hawkwind - Quark, Strangeness & Charm
Heart Bones - Heart Bones (Har Mar Superstar and Sabrina Ellis of A Giant Dog)
Henrix - Jimi Hendrix
Hiss Golden Messenger - Let the Light of the World Open Your Eyes (Alive at Spacebomb)
Hootie and the Blowfish - Live at Nick’s Fat City, 1995.
Hot Rats - Turn Ons: 10th Anniversary Edition
Hugo Montenegro - Hugo in Wonder-Land
Humble Pie - Official Bootleg Collection Vol 2
Hunny - Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
ICE NINE KILLS - The Silver Scream: Killer Cuts
Iggy Pop - Kiss My Blood (Live in Paris 1991)
Infectious Grooves - Take You On A Ride
Inhaler - My Honest Face
J.J. Johnson and Kai Winding - Stonebone
Jay Bennett & Edward Burch - The Palace at 4 AM
Jerry Garcia - The Very Best of Jerry Garcia
Jesse Dayton - Texas 45 RPM Showdown
Jessie Baylin - Pleasure Center EP
Jethro Tull - Stormwatch 2
Jimmy Giuffre - GRAZ 1961
Jimmy Guiffre - The 3 & 4: New York Concerts
Jimmy Sweeney - Without You
Jimmy Urine & Serj Tankian - Fuktronic
Joe Loduca & Danny Elfman - Army of Darkness (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)
John Prine - The Atlantic Albums
John Prine/Kelsey Waldon - The Kentucky Sessions
John Wesley Harding - The Man With No Shadow
Johnny Cash - Classic Cash: Hall Of Fame Series - Early Mixes (1987)
Johnny Thunders & Wayne Kramer - Gang War
Jon Brion - Synecdoche New York
Josefus - Get Off My case
Judas Priest - British Steel -- Limited Edition 40th Anniversary Edition
Judas Priest - Sad Wings of Destiny
June of 44 - Engine Takes To The Water
June of 44 - Tropics and Meridians
k.d. lang - Drag
k.d. lang & the Reclines - Angel With A Lariat
Keith Richards - "Hate It When You Leave" b/w "Key To The Highway"
Kelly Finnigan - The Tales People Tell (Instrumentals)
Kevin Morby - Oh Mon Dieu: Live In Paris
Kinks - The Kink Kronikles
Lee Fields - Let's Get A Groove On
Lennon/Ono with the Plastic Ono Band - Instant Karma! (2020 Ultimate Mixes)
Lenny Bruce - Lenny Bruce Is Out Again
Lil' Kim - 9
Lisa Loeb - A Simple Trick To Happiness
Local Natives - When Am I Gonna Lose You
Lothar and the Hand People - Machines; Amherst 1969
Lothar and the Hand People - Machines; Amherst 1969
Lou Reed & John Cale - Songs For Drella
Love Tractor - 60 Degrees and Sunny
Mac DeMarco - Other Here Comes The Cowboy Demos
Makeup and Vanity Set - Heart of Batman OST
Manic Street Preachers - La Tristessa Durera (Scream To Sigh)
Marcy Luarks & Classic Touch - Electric Murder
Marion Brown - Porto Novo
Mark Knopfler - Metroland (Music and Songs From The Film)
Mark Snow - Music From the X-Files: The Truth and the Light
Maroon 5 - Memories
Martin Denny - Exotic Moog
Marty Willson-Piper - Nightjar
Marvin Pontiac - Marvin Pontiac: The Asylum Tapes
Meat Puppets - Meat Puppets
Melanie - Melanie With The incredible String Band Live
Mia Doi Todd - Gea
Midland - Live From The Palomino
Mikal Cronin - Switched-On Seeker
Mike Watt + The Secondmen - In Quintessence
Mikis Theodorakis - Serpico
Miles Davis - Double Image: Rare Miles From the Complete Bitches Brew Sessions
Modern English - I Melt With You
Motorhead - "Ace of Spades"/"Dirty Love"
Mott The Hoople - Golden Age of Rock N Roll
Mouth Congress - Ahhhh the Pollution
Murs & 9th Wonder - Brighter Daze
My Chemical Romance - The Murder Scene
Nahko & Medicine For The People - Take Your Power Back
Nas - God's Son
Nat Turner Rebellion - Laugh To Keep From Crying
Neal Casal - Fade Away Diamond Time
Ned Lagin - Seastones: Set 4
New Order - Peel Session /82
New Riders of the Purple Sage - Field Trip (Live)
Nick Mason's Saucerful of Secrets - "See Emily Play"/"Vegetable Man"
Nicole Bus - Live in NYC
Night Beats - Sonic Bloom
Nocturnal Emissions - Tissue of Lies
Odd Future - The OF Tape Vol. 2 : Neon Purple
Odd Future - The OF Tape Vol. 2 : Neon Pink
Oh OK (Lynda Stipe, Linda Hopper, Matthew Sweet) - The Complete Reissue
Ol' Dirty Bastard - Return To The 36 Chambers: The Dirty Version (25th Anniversary Edition)
Original Motion Picture Soundtrack - Lethal Weapon (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)
Pale Saints - Mrs. Dolphin
Parish Hall - Parish Hall
Parliament - The Medicaid Fraud Dogg Presents 3GP Bangers
Paul McCartney - McCartney
Penderecki/Don Cherry & The New Eternal Rhythm - Actions
Pepper - Kona Town
Percival - Wild Hunt Live: Pyrkon 2018
Pete Krebs & The Gossamer Wings - All My Friends
Pete Rock - Petestrumentals 3
Philip Glass - The Essential
Philip Glass - Koyaanisqatsi
Pink Floyd - Arnold Layne Live 2007
PinkFong - Baby Shark
Polaris - Music From The Adventures of Pete & Pete
Post Malone - Hollywood's Bleeding
Primus - Suck On This
Randy Newman - Avalon (Original Motion Picture Score)
Randy Newman - The Natural
Ravi Shankar - Chants of India
Record Safari - Record Safari
Refused - Not Fit For Broadcast - Live at the BBC
Robbie Basho - Selections from Song of the Avatars: The Lost Master Tapes
Robyn - Robyn
Rockabye Baby! - Lullaby Renditions of Wu Tang Clan
Roger Waters - The Wall-- Live In Berlin
Ron Carter - Foursight: Stockholm
Rory Gallagher - Cleveland Calling
Roxy Music - Roxy Music - The Steven Wilson Stereo Mix
Royal Horses - A Modern Man's Way To Improve
Ruston Kelly - Dirt Emo Vol. 1
Ryuichi Sakamoto - Black Mirror: Smithereens (Original Soundtrack)
Sam Smith - I Feel Love
San Francisco Christian Center Choir - The Sound of the San Francisco Christian Center
Screamin' Jay Hawkins - …What That Is!
Screamin' Jay Hawkins - Because Is In Your Mind
Sean Price & Small Professor - “Latoya Jackson” b/w Remix
Skid Row - Slave To The Grind (Expanded)
Skye - Keeping Secrets
Skyzoo + Pete Rock - Retropolitan (Instrumentals)
Slapp Happy - Our Swimmer
Slint - "Breadcrumb Trail" b/w "Good Morning, Captain"
Snoop Dogg - I Wanna Thank Me
Sock-Tight - Smudge
Sofi Tukker - Dancing On The People
Solomon Burke - Back To My Roots
Someone - ORBIT II
Son Volt - Live At The Orange Peel
Soul Asylum - Hurry Up And Wait (Deluxe Version)
Spacehog - Resident Alien
Spoon - All The Weird Kids Up Front (More Best Of Spoon)
Squirrel Nut Zippers - The Inevitable
Steve Earle - "Times Like These / It's About Blood"
Summer Walker - Last Day of Summer + Clear EP
Sumy - Funkin' In Your Mind
Sun Ra - Egypt '71
Surfer Blood - Astro Coast 10 Year Anniversary Reissue
SUSTO - Weather Balloons
Suzannne Ciani - Suzanne Ciani
Tangerine Dream - Tyger
Team Dresch - Choices, Chances, Changes
Tear Da Club Up Thugs of Three 6 Mafia - CrazyNDaLazDayz
Ted Cassidy - The Lurch
Tegan and Sara - Tonight In The Dark We're Seeing Colors
Terry Hall - Home
The (Electric Six) Wildbunch - Rock Empire
The Airborne Toxic Event - Come On Out
The Alarm - Celtic Folklore Live
The Allman Brothers Band - An Evening With The Allman Brothers Band: First Set
The Allman Brothers Band - An Evening With The Allman Brothers Band: First Set
The Allman Brothers Band - Fillmore West 1-31-71
The Black Crowes - Jealous Again
The Boys Next Door - Door, Door
The Charlatans UK - The Charlatans UK vs. The Chemical Brothers
The Comet Is Coming - Imminent
The Cure - Bloodflowers
The Cure - Seventeen Seconds
The Dead South - Record Store Day Release
The Doors - The Soft Parade: Stripped
The Fallen Angels - Paradise Lost
The Feminine Complex - Livin' Love
The Feminine Complex - Livin' Love
The Fleshtones - Face of the Screaming Werewolf
The Fleshtones - Face of the Screaming Werewolf
The Game - Born 2 Rap
The Good Life/The Pauses - Breeders split
The Groundhogs - Split
The Jones Sisters (Steven Conrad, Lillie Mae and Bobby Bare) - Perpetual Grace, LTD Soundtrack
The London Suede - The London Suede
The Magic Numbers - The Magic Numbers
The Menzingers - Chamberlain Waits
The Murder Capital - Live from London: The Dome, Tufnell Park
The Notorious B.I.G. - It Was All A Dream: The Notorious B.I.G. 1994-1999
The Obsessed - Incarnate Ultimate
The Pale Fountains - Longshot For Your Love
The Pineapple Thief - Uncovering The Tracks
The Pogues - At The BBC 1984
The Pretenders - Live! At the Paradise, Boston, 1980.
The Ramones - It's Alive II
The Replacements - The Complete Inconcerated Live
The Residents - Icky Flix: The Original Soundtrack Recording
The Rolling Stones - Metamorphosis UK
The Rolling Stones - Let It Bleed (Limited Collectors Edition)
The Skatalites - Ska Voovee
The Smithereens - "Love Me Do / P.S. I Love You"
The Soft Boys - I Wanna Destroy You / Near The Soft Boys (40th Anniversary Edition)
The Specials - Dubs
The Strokes - The New Abnormal
THE THE - I Want 2 B U
The Unrighteous Brothers - Unchained Melody / You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin'"
The Verlaines - Dunedin Spleen
The Violets - Athens Georgia 1988-1992
The Weeknd - My Dear Melancholy,
The Who - A Quick Live One
The Who - Odds and Sods (Deluxe)
Throwing Muses - Purgatory/Paradise
TLC - Waterfalls
Tom Tom Club - Genius of Love 2020
Tommy Bolin - Tommy Bolin Lives!
Tones on Tail - Pop
Tony Joe White - The Beginning
Toto - Live in Tokyo 1980
Tove Lo - Bikini Porn
Tres Vampires - Tres Vampires
Twiztid - All These Problems
Tyler, The Creator - Cherry Bomb (The Instrumentals)
Tyler, The Creator - Cherry Bomb
U2 - 11 O’CLOCK TICK TOCK (40th Anniversary Edition)
UFO - Live in Youngstown '78
Ultravox - Sleepwalk
Various Artists - Sweet Relief: A Benefit for Victoria Williamas
Various Artists - The Turning: Kate's Diary
Various Artists - Lagniappe Sessions Vol. 2
Various Artists - Sunrise On the Blues: Sun Records Curated By Record Store Day Vol 7
Various Artists - Behind The Dykes: Beat, Blues and Psychedelic Nuggets from The Lowlands 1964-1972
Various Artists - Hackers (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)
Various Artists - The Land of Sensations & Delights: The Psych Pop Sounds of White Whale Records, 1965–1970
Various Artists - Double Whammy! A 1960s Garage and Folk-Rock Rave-Up
Various Artists - FLOW
Various Artists - The Virgin Suicides (Music From The Motion Picture)
Various Artists - Girls in the Garage Volume 8
Various Artists - Soul Jazz Records Presents STUDIO ONE 007: Licensed To Ska! James Bond and other Film Soundtracks and TV Themes
Various Artists - Soul Jazz Records Presents Brazil Funk Power --Brazilian Funk and Samba Soul
Various Artists - Wick Records Presents Battle of the Bands Vol. 1
Various Artists - The Ska (From Jamaica)
Various Artists - Psyché France vol. 6 (1960-70)
Various Artists - Hi Tide Groove
Various Artists - Record Safari Motion Picture Soundtrack
Various Artists - Record Safari Motion Picture Soundtrack (Deluxe Edition)
Various Artists - I Saved Latin! A Tribute To Wes Anderson
Various Artists - Dance Craze
Various Artists - This Are Two Tone
Various Artists - STUDIO ONE Rockers
Various Artists - From The Vaults, Vol. 2
Various Artists - From The Vault, Vol. 2
Various Artists - Rough Guide To Brazilian Psychedelia
Various Artists - DUNE OST
Various Artists - Queen & Slim Soundtrack
Various Artists - Austin Powers -- International Man of Mystery
Various Artists - Wilcovered
Various Artists - Phenomenon (Music From The Motion Picture)
Various Artists - Batman & Robin (Music From and Inspired By The Motion Picture)
Various Artists - Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me Soundtrack
Various Artists - Music From The Motion Picture: Austin Powers in Goldmember
Vitamin String Quartet - Vitamin String Quartet Performs Lana Del Rey
Wale - Wow… That's Crazy
Warren Zevon - Warren Zevon's Greatest Hits (According To Judd Apatow)
Widespread Panic - Sunday Show -the Capital Theatre, Port Chester, NY 3/24/19
Wild Tchoupitoulas - Wild Tchoupitoulas
Willie Colon - Cosa Nuestra
Wipers - Is This Real--Anniversary Edition
Wire - 10:20
Wolfgang Press - Unremembered, Remembered
WURM - "Poison" / "Zero Sum"
Yardbirds - Roger The Engineer: Stereo & Mono
Young Fresh Fellows - Toxic Youth
Zap Mama - Adventures in Afropea