KISS: FRANCE SINGLES DISCOGRAPHY





VOGUE DISTRIBUTION, "Bogart" Type 1 Label (1975)

It is not clear, yet, whether the French singles discography begins with "Calling Dr. Love" or whether EMI issued any singles in France.

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CALLING DR LOVE / Take Me
Casablanca/Vogue 45.CB.140226 (FRA, 1976)
Rare early issue with picture sleeve. Click on covers for large scans. It is not clear, yet, whether this was the first Vogue distributed, or even first French, KISS release...
French Release Version

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CHRISTINE SIXTEEN / Shock Me
Casablanca/Vogue 45.CB.140290 (FRA, 1977)
The excellent picture sleeve makes this highly collectible...
French Release Version

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SHOUT IT OUT LOUD (Live) / Nothin' To Lose (Live)
Casablanca/Vogue 45.CB.140348 (FRA, 1977)
The excellent picture sleeve makes this highly collectible...
French Release Version

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ROCKET RIDE / Tomorrow And Tonight (Live)
Casablanca/Vogue 45.CB.103 (FRA, 1978)
The excellent picture sleeve makes this highly collectible...
French Release Version

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STRUTTER '78 / Shock Me
Casablanca/Vogue 45.CB.157 (FRA, 1978)
The excellent picture sleeve makes this highly collectible...
French Release Version

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ACE FREHLEY: NEW YORK GROOVE / Snowblind
Casablanca/Vogue 45.CB.1122 (FRA, 1978)
Highly collectible solo album issue; Thanks to Ad Van Hoeffelen for the scans...
French Release Version

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PAUL STANLEY: HOLD ME, TOUCH ME / Goodbye
Casablanca/Vogue 45.CB.1123 (FRA, 1978)
Highly collectible solo album issue...
French Release Version

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PETER CRISS: DON'T YOU LET ME DOWN / Hooked On Rock 'N Roll
Casablanca/Vogue 45.CB.1130 (FRA, 1978)
Highly collectible solo album issue...
French Release Version

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GENE SIMMONS: RADIOACTIVE / See You In Your Dreams
Casablanca/Vogue 45.CB.1131 (FRA, 1978)
Highly collectible solo album issue...
French Release Version

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I WAS MADE FOR LOVIN' YOU / Hard Times
Casablanca/Vogue 45.CB.1182 (FRA, 1979)
The excellent picture sleeve makes this highly collectible. Apparently there are at least three different covers for this single, two of which are paper variations for the "Disco Rock" sleeve, matte versus course finish, and a cover which does not list "Disco Rock". The single would be released in the last week of June 1979 and enter the French singles charts (1 July) at #26 eventually rising to #2 during 20 weeks on the charts. Thanks for the scan on the non "Disco Rock" version - Ralf...
French Release Version

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DIRTY LIVIN' / Sure Know Something
Casablanca/Vogue 45.CB.1226 (FRA, 1979)
The excellent picture sleeve makes this highly collectible...
French Release Version

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MAGIC TOUCH / Save Your Love
Casablanca/Vogue NB-101259 (FRA, 1979)
The excellent picture sleeve makes this highly collectible...
French Release Version

PHONOGRAM DISTRIBUTION (1980-3)

Most French "Phonogram" issues can be identified with the brown center ring in addition to "Made in France."

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SHANDI / She's So European
Casablanca/Phonogram CB6000-436 (FRA, 1980)
The excellent picture sleeve makes this highly collectible...
French Release Version

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WHAT MAKES THE WORLD GO 'ROUND / Naked City
Casablanca/Phonogram CB6000-503 (FRA, 1980)
The excellent picture sleeve makes this highly collectible...
French Release Version

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I / The Oath
Casablanca/Phonogram CB6000-717 (FRA, 1981)
The excellent picture sleeve makes this highly collectible...
French Release Version


DOWN ON YOUR KNEES / I'm A Legend Tonight (** Promo)
Casablanca/Phonogram 6387-760 (FRA, 1982)
Very rare promo release unique to France. Sells for about $75...


I LOVE IT LOUD / Creatures Of The Night (** Promo)
Casablanca/Phonogram 6387-782 (FRA, 1982)
Very rare promo release unique to France. Sells for about $75...


LICK IT UP / Not For The Innocent
Casablanca/Phonogram 814-498-7 (FRA, 1983)
Similar to other European nation's issues...
French Release Version

MERCURY/PHONOGRAM DISTRIBUTION (1987-)


TEARS ARE FALLING / Heaven's On Fire (Live)
Mercury/Phonogram 884-141-7 (FRA, 1987)
Similar to other European nation's issues...
French Release Version


CRAZY CRAZY NIGHTS / No, No, No
Mercury/Phonogram 888-796-7 (FRA, 1987)
Similar to other European nation's issues...
French Release Version


REASON TO LIVE / Thief In The Night
Mercury/Phonogram 870-022-7 (FRA, 1987)
Features a cover completely different to that used by other countries. Expect to pay a lot of money to add this one to your collection!
French Release Version



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