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Records and other musical recordings

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noun

an old type of record, usually with only one song on each side

album

noun

a collection of several songs or pieces of music recorded as an MP3 file, on a CD etc

bootleg

noun

a CD or record that has been recorded illegally

cassette

noun

a small flat plastic case containing audiotape for playing and recording music and other sounds

concept album

noun

a CD of popular music on which all the songs are about the same subject or tell a single story

disc

noun

a record for playing music

discography

noun

a list of all the records made by a particular singer, musician, or group

flip side

noun

the side of a record that has the less popular song on it

liner notes

noun

sleeve notes

long-playing record

noun

an LP

LP

noun

long-playing record: a record that turns 33 times a minute

number one

noun

in popular music, the record that has sold the most copies in a particular week

platinum

adjective

platinum CDs, records etc are so popular that more than 300,000 copies have been sold

record

noun

a large round black piece of plastic containing music or other sounds

recording

noun

the process of making recordings

recording

noun

relating to the process of recording music

single

noun

a musical record with only one song or piece of music on each side

sleeve note

noun

information on the cover of a record or CD that tells you something about the music and the musicians

soundtrack

noun

the music that is played during a film or television programme, or a CD of this music

title track

noun

the song that has the same name as the collection of songs that it is recorded with

track

noun

one of the sections of a tape that records different sounds that can be mixed together

vinyl

noun

records, used for listening to music before CDs were invented

pre-roll

a video advertisement that appears immediately before an online video

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