The Queen Is Dead

~ Release group by The Smiths

Album

ReleaseArtistFormatTracksCountry/DateLabelCatalog#Barcode
Official
The Queen Is Dead (green vinyl)The Smiths12" Vinyl10
  • DE1986-06-16
Rough Trade (pre‐2000)RTD 36[none]
The Queen Is DeadThe SmithsCD10
  • GB1986-06-16
Rough Trade (pre‐2000)ROUGH CD 965014644600965
The Queen Is DeadThe Smiths12" Vinyl10
  • US1986-06-23
Sire Records9 25426-1075992542616
The Queen Is DeadThe SmithsCD10
  • US1986-06-23
Sire Records9 25426-2075992542623
The Queen Is DeadThe SmithsCD10
  • JP1986-07-25
Rough Trade (pre‐2000)32JC-1624988008007237
The Queen Is DeadThe SmithsCD10
Festival Records (Australian)D 30108
The Queen Is DeadThe SmithsCD10
Sire RecordsCD 25426075992542623
The Queen Is DeadThe SmithsCD10
Virgin France S.A. (not for release label use!)302593268440302598
The Queen Is DeadThe SmithsCD10
Rough Trade (pre‐2000)ROUGH CD96
The Queen Is DeadThe SmithsCD10
Rough Trade (pre‐2000)ROUGH CD 96[none]
The Queen Is DeadThe Smiths12" Vinyl10
Rough Trade (pre‐2000)ROUGH 96[none]
The Queen Is Dead (Columbia House Release)The SmithsCD10
Sire Records, Rough Trade (pre‐2000)W2 25426[none]
The Queen Is DeadThe SmithsCassette10
Sire Records9 25426-4075992542647
The Queen Is DeadThe Smiths12" Vinyl10
Festival Records (Australian)L 30108
The Queen Is DeadThe SmithsCD10
  • GB1993-11-15
wea (has logo with just “wea” on it)4509-91896-2745099189624
The Queen Is DeadThe SmithsCD10
Rough Trade (post-2000), Sire Records9 25426-2075992542623
The Queen Is DeadThe SmithsCD10
  • JP2006-09-13
wea (has logo with just “wea” on it)WPCR 12441, WPCR-124414943674066193
The Queen Is DeadThe Smiths12" Vinyl10
  • US2009-08-25
Rhino (reissue label)R1 520967825646885619
The Queen Is DeadThe SmithsCD10
wea (has logo with just “wea” on it)25646604859340650012765
The Queen Is DeadThe SmithsCD10
wea (has logo with just “wea” on it)2564660485825646604852
The Queen Is DeadThe SmithsCD10
Sire RecordsR2 25426825646604852
The Queen Is DeadThe SmithsDigital Media10
The Queen Is DeadThe SmithsDigital Media10
Warner Music UK (formerly Warner Records Ltd., a branch of WEA International)[none]
The Queen Is DeadThe Smiths2×CD10 + 13
  • XE2017-10-20
Warner Bros. Records (1958–2019; “WB” logo, with or without “records” beneath or on banner across)01902957833650190295783365
The Queen Is Dead (super deluxe edition)The Smiths3×CD + DVD-Video10 + 13 + 13 + 13
  • XE2017-10-20
Warner Bros. Records (1958–2019; “WB” logo, with or without “records” beneath or on banner across)01902957833720190295783372
The Queen Is Dead (deluxe edition)The Smiths2×CD10 + 13
  • US2017-10-20
Rhino (reissue label)R2 563722190295783365
The Queen Is Dead (deluxe edition)The Smiths3×Digital Media10 + 13 + 13
  • XW2017-10-20
Rhino (reissue label)190295771317
The Queen Is Dead (2017 Master)The SmithsDigital Media10
  • XW2017-10-20
Rhino (reissue label)
The Queen Is DeadThe SmithsDigital Media10Warner Music UK (formerly Warner Records Ltd., a branch of WEA International)825646642809
The Queen Is DeadThe SmithsCD10Rough Trade (pre‐2000), Sire RecordsCD 25426075992542623
The Queen Is Dead (2017 remaster)The SmithsDigital Media10Rhino (reissue label)0190295777524
The Queen Is DeadThe SmithsDigital Media10Warner Music UK (formerly Warner Records Ltd., a branch of WEA International)[none]0825646450503

Relationships

associated singles/EPs:Bigmouth Strikes Again
I Know It’s Over (demo)
Rubber Ring / What She Said / Rubber Ring (live in Boston)
Some Girls Are Bigger Than Others
The Boy With the Thorn in His Side
There Is a Light That Never Goes Out
There Is a Light That Never Goes Out (take 1)
covers:The Queen Is Dead by Janice Whaley
The Smiths Is Dead by Various Artists (add compilations to this artist)
included in:Complete
part of:CFNY: Top 10 Albums of 1986 (number: 2) (order: 2)
Paste: The 50 Best Post-Punk Albums (By Josh Jackson 2016-07-13) (number: 2) (order: 2)
Paste: The 50 Best New Wave Albums (number: 3) (order: 3)
7th Annual Smash Hits Reader’s Poll – Best LP (number: 9) (order: 9)
Absolute Radio’s The 100 Collection (number: 25) (order: 25)
The Guardian 100 Best Albums Ever (number: 28) (order: 28)
Apple Music: 100 Best Albums (number: 66) (order: 66)
David Keenan: The Best Albums Ever (number: 77) (order: 77)
Rolling Stone: 500 Greatest Albums of All Time: 2020 edition (number: 113) (order: 113)
Rolling Stone: 500 Greatest Albums of All Time: 2023 edition (number: 113) (order: 113)
Discothèque Idéale Qobuz / Qobuz Ideal Discography (order: 141)
Rolling Stone: 500 Greatest Albums of All Time: 2003 edition (number: 216) (order: 216)
Rolling Stone: 500 Greatest Albums of All Time: 2012 edition (number: 218) (order: 218)
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/master/20137 [info]
reviews:https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/reviews/nwvr [info]
other databases:https://rateyourmusic.com/release/album/the_smiths/the_queen_is_dead/ [info]
Allmusic:https://www.allmusic.com/album/mw0000194895 [info]
Wikidata:Q853308 [info]