Sympathy for the Devil (original studio master)

~ Recording by The Rolling Stones

Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
Official
1.1 Sympathy for the Devil 6:19 Beggars Banquet The Rolling Stones Decca Records SKL 4955
1.1 Sympathy for the Devil 6:19 Beggars Banquet The Rolling Stones London Records PS 539
1.1 Sympathy for the Devil 6:27 Beggars Banquet The Rolling Stones London Records 800 084-2
7.1 Sympathy for the Devil 6:19 The Rolling Stones: Original Master Recordings The Rolling Stones Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab MFSL 1-161, MFSL 1-162, MFSL 1-163, MFSL 1-164, MFSL 1-165, MFSL 1-166, MFSL 1-167, MFSL 1-168, MFSL 1-169, MFSL 2-170
1.1 Sympathy for the Devil 6:19 Beggars Banquet The Rolling Stones ABKCO CD 539
1.1 Sympathy for the Devil 6:19 Beggars Banquet The Rolling Stones ABKCO, London Records 800 084-2
1.1 Sympathy for the Devil 6:19 Beggars Banquet The Rolling Stones ABKCO 844 471-2
1.1 Sympathy for the Devil 6:19 Beggars Banquet The Rolling Stones ABKCO 95392
1.11 Sympathy for the Devil 6:18 Forty Licks The Rolling Stones Virgin (worldwide imprint of Virgin Records Ltd. and its subsidiaries), ABKCO, Decca Records, Rolling Stones Records 724381337820
1.11 Sympathy for the Devil 6:18 Forty Licks The Rolling Stones ABKCO 72438 13378 2 0
1.1 Sympathy for the Devil 6:19 Beggars Banquet The Rolling Stones ABKCO 882 330-2
1.1 Sympathy for the Devil 6:19 Beggars Banquet The Rolling Stones ABKCO 95392
1.1 Sympathy for the Devil 6:19 Beggars Banquet The Rolling Stones ABKCO 8823012
1.11 Sympathy for the Devil 6:18 Forty Licks The Rolling Stones ABKCO, Decca Records, Rolling Stones Records, Virgin (worldwide imprint of Virgin Records Ltd. and its subsidiaries) 0602498707180
1.11 Sympathy for the Devil 6:18 Forty Licks The Rolling Stones ABKCO CDVDY2964
1.7 Sympathy for the Devil 6:17 Sympathy for the Devil: Remix The Rolling Stones ABKCO 18771 96662
2.7 Sympathy for the Devil 6:17 Sympathy for the Devil: Remix The Rolling Stones ABKCO 18771 96662
1.11 Sympathy for the Devil 6:19 Forty Licks The Rolling Stones Virgin (worldwide imprint of Virgin Records Ltd. and its subsidiaries) CDVDS2964
9.1 Sympathy for the Devil 6:17 Singles 1968-1971 The Rolling Stones ABKCO 12212
1.1 Sympathy for the Devil 6:18 Beggars Banquet The Rolling Stones ABKCO 95392
1.1 Sympathy for the Devil 6:19 Beggars Banquet The Rolling Stones ABKCO UICY-93027
2.8 Sympathy for the Devil 6:19 Rolled Gold The Rolling Stones ABKCO 5303282, 5303283
2.8 Sympathy for the Devil 6:19 Rolled Gold The Rolling Stones Decca Records 5303282, 5303283
2.8 Sympathy for the Devil 6:19 Rolled Gold The Rolling Stones Decca Records 5303282, 5303283
2.8 Sympathy for the Devil 6:19 Rolled Gold The Rolling Stones ABKCO, Decca Records, Universal Music TV (UK) 5303281
1.1 Sympathy for the Devil 6:19 Beggars Banquet The Rolling Stones ABKCO UICY-93794
1.4 Sympathy for the Devil 6:18 Middle Men Various Artists ABKCO 0345-2
1.1 Sympathy for the Devil 6:19 Beggars Banquet The Rolling Stones ABKCO UIGY-9038
1.11 Sympathy for the Devil 6:19 The Very Best of the Rolling Stones 1964-1971 The Rolling Stones ABKCO 8869-2
2.10 Sympathy for the Devil 6:18 GRRR! The Rolling Stones ABKCO 3712341
2.3 Sympathy for the Devil 6:19 GRRR! The Rolling Stones Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 3710914
2.3 Sympathy for the Devil 6:19 GRRR! The Rolling Stones Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation)
1.16 Sympathy for the Devil 6:19 GRRR! The Rolling Stones ABKCO 3710816
1.16 Sympathy for the Devil 6:19 GRRR! The Rolling Stones ABKCO B0017661-02
2.10 Sympathy for the Devil 6:18 GRRR! The Rolling Stones ABKCO 3712341
2.3 Sympathy for the Devil 6:17 GRRR! The Rolling Stones ABKCO, Interscope Records
2.3 Sympathy for the Devil 6:19 GRRR! The Rolling Stones 3710914
1.20 Sympathy for the Devil 6:17 GRRR! The Rolling Stones ABKCO 3723392
2.3 Sympathy for the Devil 6:19 GRRR! The Rolling Stones ABKCO
2.3 Sympathy for the Devil 6:19 GRRR! The Rolling Stones ABKCO, Rolling Stones Records, UMe (imprint of Universal Music Enterprises) B0017622-02
1.1 Sympathy for the Devil 6:18 Beggars Banquet The Rolling Stones ABKCO
3.13 Sympathy for the Devil 6:16 Singles Collection: The London Years The Rolling Stones ABKCO
1.7 Sympathy for the Devil 6:17 Sympathy for the Devil The Rolling Stones ABKCO
1.1 Sympathy for the Devil 6:29 Beggars Banquet The Rolling Stones London Records POCD-1923
1.11 Sympathy for the Devil 6:18 Forty Licks The Rolling Stones EMI China
1.3 Sympathy for the Devil (original) 6:22 Sympathy for the Devil (remix) The Rolling Stones
1.6 Sympathy for the Devil 6:27 Sympathy for the Devil: Remix The Rolling Stones ABKCO 60249810622
Promotion
3.10 Sympathy for the Devil 6:20 DMC Complete Rock Various Artists DMC (Disco Mix Club)

Relationships

bass: Keith Richards (Rolling Stones guitarist)
maracas: Bill Wyman
congas: Rocki Dzidzornu
background vocals: Brian Jones (Rolling Stones member)
Anita Pallenberg
Charlie Watts (Jazz Drummer (Rolling Stones))
Bill Wyman
guest piano: Nicky Hopkins
guest background vocals: Marianne Faithfull
Nicky Hopkins
producer: Jimmy Miller (producer for Rolling Stones/Nirvana etc)
phonographic copyright by: ABKCO Music & Records, Inc. (originally founded as Allen Klein and Company) (1968)
additionally sampled by: Shannon Stone (Shannon vs. The Rolling Stones) by Go Home Productions
recording of: Sympathy for the Devil

Sympathy for the Devil

writer: Mick Jagger
Keith Richards (Rolling Stones guitarist)
publisher: ABKCO Music, Inc. (this is a music publisher; for release labels, please use "ABKCO")
later parody versions: Sympathy for the Devil (Primal Scream music)
later translated versions: Der Teufel in euch
Sympathie für den Teufel
referred to in medleys: The Hot Rocks Polka