Celebration

~ Recording by Kool & The Gang

Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
Official
1.1 Celebration 3:42 Celebration Kool & The Gang De‐Lite Records DE 807
1.1 Celebration 3:42 The Singles Collection Kool & The Gang Club, De‐Lite Records, Phonogram, PolyGram 836 636-2
1.6 Celebration 3:44 The Disco Years, Volume 2: On the Beat (1978-1982) Various Artists Rhino (reissue label) R2 70985
5.7 Celebration 3:40 100 Dance Hits of the Eighties Various Artists Connoisseur Collection DBOX CD 101
1.2 Celebration 2:34 Larry präsentiert: Party Rock Various Artists CBS (CBS Records' international imprint from 1962–1990; renamed since 1991 as Columbia) 466750 2
1.6 Celebration 3:44 Good Times Various Artists Warner Special Products OPCD-3523
2.1 Celebration 3:40 Rhythm Divine 2 Various Artists Dino Entertainment DINCD 27
1.10 Celebration 3:43 Billboard Top Hits: 1981 Various Artists Rhino (reissue label) R2 70676
2.11 Celebration 3:39 Rare Groove Various Artists Quality Television QTVCD016
1.10 Celebration 3:42 Billboard Top Dance Hits: 1980 Various Artists
2.11 Celebration 3:39 32 Dynamic Disco Hits Various Artists Quality Television QTVCD016
2.2 Celebration 3:43 Entertainment Weekly: 80's Explosion Various Artists Rhino (reissue label) R2 7074
1.2 Celebration 3:45 Sounds of the Seventies: Celebration Various Artists Time-Life Music R138-38
1.3 Celebration 3:43 Only Rock’n Roll: 1980–1984 Various Artists JCI JCD‐3127, OPCD‐1665
4.7 Celebration 3:40 All-Time Party Favourites Various Artists Reader’s Digest RDCD 1081-6
3.4 Celebration 3:42 Dance Fever: The Best of Disco Various Artists
1.1 Celebration 3:45 Sounds of the Eighties: 1981 Various Artists PolyGram Special Markets, Time-Life Music R988-08
1.2 Celebration 3:40 Pure Disco Various Artists Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 31453 5877-2
1.2 Celebration 3:40 Pure Disco Various Artists A&M Records P2 35877
1.2 Celebration 3:40 Pure Disco Various Artists Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 535 177-2
1.1 Celebration - Single Edited Version 3:41 Master Series Kool & The Gang PolyGram International Music B.V. (not for release label use!) 534 239-2
2.4 Celebration 3:38 Greatest Sports Rock and Jams Various Artists K‐tel (International budget record label) 6797
1.1 Celebration 3:44 The Collection Kool & The Gang Spectrum Music (budget label)
1.1 Celebration 3:45 Sounds of the Eighties: '80s Hits Various Artists Time-Life Music M181-39
4.16 Celebration 3:37 Back to the 80’s: De Hits uit de Jaren ’80, Volume 3 Various Artists Sony Music Media 491879-2
4.12 Celebration 3:38 The Eighties: A Decade of Hits Various Artists 565 788-2
4.6 Celebration 3:44 The Disco Box Various Artists Rhino (reissue label) R2 75595
1.1 Celebration 3:41 Instant Party Disc: Regular Strength Various Artists Rhino (reissue label) R2 75706
2.5 Celebration 3:38 Now That’s What I Call Music! 1980: The Millennium Series Various Artists Universal (plain logo: "Universal"), Virgin (worldwide imprint of Virgin Records Ltd. and its subsidiaries) 7243 5 20253 2 9, NOWMIL 1980
1.10 Celebration 3:41 Greatest Hits of the Millennium: 80's, Volume 1 Various Artists Sony Music Media 494016-2
1.6 Celebration 3:44 Solid Gold Soul Early ’80s Various Artists Universal Music Special Markets, Time-Life Music 314545913-2, R838-25
1.1 Celebration 3:43 The Best of Kool & The Gang Kool & The Gang PolyGram TV (a division of PolyGram Record Operations Ltd.) 314 538 058-2
1.1 Celebration 3:41 The Very Best of Kool and the Gang Kool & The Gang PolyGram TV (a division of PolyGram Record Operations Ltd.) 314 538 058-2
1.1 Celebration 3:41 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: The Best of Kool & The Gang Kool & The Gang Mercury Records (Universal Music Group) 314 542 269-2
1.1 Celebration 3:44 Collection Kool & The Gang Karussell 551 635-2
2.5 Celebration 3:42 Bestseller auf dem Plattenteller (78–82) Various Artists Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 541 718-2
1.2 Celebration 3:42 Get Down on It: The Very Best of Kool & The Gang Kool & The Gang Mercury Records (Universal Music Group) 542 695-2
1.2 Celebration 3:42 The Ultimate Celebration Kool & The Gang Mercury Records (Universal Music Group) 542 695-2
1.1 Celebration 3:42 The Universal Masters Collection Kool & The Gang Mercury Records (Universal Music Group)
1.5 Celebration 3:43 Like, Omigod! The ’80s Pop Culture Box (Totally) Various Artists Rhino (reissue label) R2 78239
3.2 Celebration 3:37 Eighties Various Artists Spectrum Music (budget label)
2.7 Celebration 3:40 School Disco.com: End of Term Party Various Artists Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) 509960 2
1.15 Celebration 3:39 Club Tropicana Various Artists Sony Music TV STVCD145
1.5 Celebration 3:42 Disco Inferno Various Artists Warner Strategic Marketing Italy 092748214-2
1.9 Celebration 3:44 Sounds of the Eighties: Everything '80s Various Artists Universal Music Special Markets, Time-Life Music 314585245-2, R988-24
1.9 Celebration 3:40 Sun Country: Good Time Music Various Artists
1.3 Celebration 3:40 Ultimate Disco: 30th Anniversary Collection Various Artists Madacy Records MEG24981
1.10 Celebration 3:42 ESPN presents Stadium Anthems: Music for the Fans Various Artists Hollywood Records (a label of Disney Music Group) 2061-62387-2
1.13 Celebration 3:38 Gangthology Kool & The Gang Universal Music Australia 063 589-2
2.7 Celebration 3:42 No. 1 Disco Hits Various Artists X-Media XMCD01
1.15 Celebration 3:41 Party Power Pack: 70's Kult Various Artists Universal Marketing Group (Division specialised in marketing compilations), Brunswick News 068 939-2
1.2 Celebration 3:37 Party Various Artists Universal International (find the correct division! NO RELEASES) 0602498140307
1.14 Celebration 3:41 Partyskivan Various Artists Universal (plain logo: "Universal") 981549-9
2.14 Celebration 3:40 The Ultimate Disco Album Various Artists Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) COL 519178 2
1.2 Celebration 3:40 The Ultimate Funk Party Various Artists Warner Strategic Marketing United Kingdom WMSCD175
2.3 Celebration 3:39 Strictly Dance Fever Various Artists Virgin TV VTDCD 717
1.17 Celebration 3:41 Die ultimative Chart Show: Die erfolgreichsten Party Knaller Various Artists Polystar (Germany) 060249835390
1.5 Celebration 3:43 #1 Hits of Disco: The Original Masters Various Artists Compass (60s US soul/funk) BMK27263
1.4 Celebration 3:43 '80s Gold Various Artists Hip‐O Records B0006153-02
5.4 Celebration 3:38 Les 100 plus grands tubes disco Various Artists Universal Licensing Music (U.L.M) 530 709-2
2.14 Celebration (single version) 3:40 Die ultimative Chart Show: Die erfolgreichsten Werbe-Hits Various Artists Polystar (Germany) 060249838809
1.4 Celebration 3:43 '80s Gold Various Artists Hip‐O Records 0249837663
1.9 Celebration 3:39 Feel Good Songs Various Artists
3.6 Celebration 3:40 The Best Disco... Ever! Various Artists EMI Music Poland, Pomaton EMI 02-823
1.3 Celebration 3:43 Number 1's Kool & The Gang Motown Records 000883702
2.11 Celebration 3:30 Absolute 80's Various Artists EVA Records (Sweden) EVACD 4082
3.6 Celebration 3:44 Floorfillers 80s Club Classics Various Artists Universal Music TV (UK) 5317835
1.2 Celebration 3:41 Fetenhits: Studio 54 Various Artists Universal Music Strategic Marketing (subsidiary of Universal Music GmbH) 0600753175187
2.1 Celebration 3:39 Imagination & Kool & The Gang Imagination / Kool & The Gang Universal Music France 532 044-4
1.1 Celebration 3:45 Baby Loves Disco Various Artists Universal Music TV (UK) 5312067
1.1 Celebration 3:43 Totally '80s for Kids Various Artists Hip‐O Records
1.1 Celebration 3:36 Celebration Kool & The Gang De‐Lite Records
1.3 Celebration 3:43 Wreck-It Ralph Henry Jackman Walt Disney Records D001809092
1.3 Celebration 3:41 Wreck-It Ralph Henry Jackman Walt Disney Records
2.2 Celebration 3:41 80's Gold: Club '80s Various Artists Hip‐O Records
1.4 Celebration 3:42 80's Pop Various Artists
4.2 Celebration 3:41 De Zomer Top 100 Various Artists
1.7 Celebration 3:41 Disco Fever [Platinum Legends] Various Artists Universal Music Special Markets
1.1 Celebration 3:43 Entertainment Weekly: The Greatest Hits 1981 Various Artists
1.12 Celebration 3:43 Mastermix Classic Cuts 78: Party Various Artists
1.1 Celebration 3:42 Mastermix Professional Engineered for DJs 16: Occasions Various Artists Music Factory (UK promotional remix service started in 1985) CD674
1.8 Celebration 3:41 The Number One's: Party Time Various Artists
Promotion
1.2 Celebration 3:42 Happy Hour Various Artists EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)
2.22 Celebration 3:40 Classic Cuts presents… Wedding in a Box: The Ultimate Wedding Collection Various Artists DJK00594
1.18 Celebration 3:38 Mastermix New Year Various Artists
Bootleg
1.7 Celebration 3:45 The West Wing, Volume 1 Various Artists
(unknown)
1.4 Celebration 3:43 Disco Retro FM 100 (disc 2) Various Artists
1.10 Celebration 3:40 Heroes & Legends Various Artists
1.12 Celebration 3:40 Kool & the Gang - Best of Kool & The Gang

Relationships

recording of: Celebration

Celebration

writer: Robert “Kool” Bell
Ronald Bell
George Brown (US percussionist of Kool & The Gang)
Eumir Deodato
Robert Spike Mickens
Claydes Smith
James “J.T.” Taylor (US R&B vocalist for Kool & the Gang)
Dennis “D.T.” Thomas (Kool)
Earl Toon, Jr.
publisher: WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (1980)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (1980)
later translated parody versions: Zelebration
later translated versions: Feest!