Don McLean - American Pie

Don McLean
Folk, World, & Country
American Pie
Label: United Artists Records ‎– UAS 29 285, United Artists Records ‎– UAS 29285
Series: The Rainbow Collection –
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album, Stereo
Country: Netherlands
Date of released: 1971
Category: Rock
Style: Folk Rock, Acoustic

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 American Pie 8:27
A2 Till Tomorrow 2:11
A3 Vincent 3:55
A4 Crossroads 3:34
B1 Winterwood 3:09
B2 Empty Chairs 3:24
B3 Everybody Loves Me, Baby 3:37
B4 Sister Fatima 2:31
B5 The Grave 3:08
B6 Babylon
Arranged By – D. McLean*, L. Hays*Written-By – Traditional

Companies, etc.

  • Record Company – United Artists Records, Inc.
  • Licensed To – Bovema-EMI
  • Printed By – Habo


  • Composed By – Don McLean (tracks: A1 to B5)
  • Producer – Ed Freeman


on spine:
Don McLean / American Pie UAS 29285

Side A is labeled as "One Side"
Side B is labeled as ”Another Side"

Dedicated to Buddy Holly

”Trademarks owned by United Artists Records, Inc., and used by BOVEMA/EMI under authorization."
A Habo Sleeve

A BSM Production
Made in Holland

1st catalog number on the cover, 2nd on the label

Top back sleeve (under UA logo): A product of Liberty-United Artists Records ltd.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Rights Society: STEMRA
  • Matrix / Runout (Label side A): UAS 29285-A
  • Matrix / Runout (Label side B): UAS 29285-B
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side A, variant 1): UAS-5535-A RE-1 UAS 29285A-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side B, variant 1): UAS-5535-B R-4 29 285 B
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side A, variant 2, stamped ): UAS 29285A-1 23 E1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side A, variant 2, etched [UAS-5535-A crossed out]): UAS-5535-A RE-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side B, variant 2, etched): UAS-5535-B R4 29 285-B
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side B, variant 2, stamped): D1 28

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
UAS-5535 Don McLean American Pie ‎(LP, Album, Pit) United Artists Records UAS-5535 US 1971
72435-84279-2-9 Don McLean American Pie ‎(CD, Album, RE, RM, Med) Capitol Records 72435-84279-2-9 Europe Unknown
4N-10037 Don McLean American Pie ‎(Cass, Album, RE, SDR) Liberty 4N-10037 Canada 1982
K-0299, K 0299 Don McLean American Pie ‎(Cass, Album) United Artists Records, United Artists Records K-0299, K 0299 Germany Unknown
1C 064-93 703 Don McLean American Pie ‎(LP, Album, RE) United Artists Records, The Rainbow Collection 1C 064-93 703 Germany 1979