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ELO 7" UK Singles Discography - 1972 to 1978

Listed below are all the Electric Light Orchestra UK issued 7" singles from 1972 to 1978, click a 7" single image to see all the different label text layouts, label variations, different mouldings & pressings of that issue.


Download HERE a PDF list of all known issues of ELO 7" UK Singles - December 2023 

There were 4 types of ELO 7" singles issued in the UK:

  • 4 Prong Push Out 

  • Solid Centre

  • Moulded Plastic

  • Large Hole / Jukebox 


Plus different formats were issued:

  • Demo / Promo

  • Paper Labels

  • Plastic Injection

  • Coloured Vinyl

  • Picture Disc's

ELO Singles were issued on the labels:-

  • EMI Harvest

  • Warned Brothers

  • Jet Records

  • Epic

  • Sony

Livin' Thing in November 1976 was ELO's first single coloured issue.

Rockaria in February 1977 was the first ELO single to be issued in a pictures sleeve.

Any large centre hole versions that are listed in the main 7" singles section were issued for general public sale, especially around 1973 to 1975 and Juke Box use.

ELO JB1 single. which was for Juke Box use, appeared in the UK Singles sales chart, hence why it is included.


The singles with a 2nd different font/text layout version, may have originally come in picture sleeves or Jet Company sleeves or plain white sleeves.


Telephone Line UP36254 & The Way Life’s Meant To Be Jet 7021 may originally only have been issued in plain white sleeves

Click a 7" single or use the menus above to see full details of that issue.

10538 Overture HAR 5053
Ma Ma Ma Belle K 16349
Strange Magic JET 779
Showdown HAR 5121
Mr Blue Sky UP 36342
Wild West Hero S JET 109
Jet ELO 1 JB
Roll Over Beethoven HAR 5063
Roll Over Beethoven HAR 5063
Showdown HAR 5077
Cant Get It Out Of My Head K 16510
Evil Woman JET 764
Nightrider JET 769
Livin' Thing UP 36184
Livin' Thing UP 36184 Blue Vinyl
Rockaria ! UP 36209
Telephone Line UP 36254
Turn To Stone UP 36313
Mr Blue Sky UP 36342 Blue
Rockaria S JET 100
Telephone Line S JET 101
Mr Blue Sky S JET 104
Sweet Talkin' Woman S JET 121 Purple
Sweet Talkin' Woman S JET 121
The ELO EP 1
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