1983 (She's) Sexy and 17


UK. Promo release
LabelNumberTypeMatrix numbersPressing plantIAC
AristaSCAT 67 inch vinylSCADJ 6 A / ▽ 1 420 H
PRS LtdYes

Front coverBack coverSide ASide BMatrix AMatrix B
none none Anchorman's scan Anchorman's scan Anchorman's scan Anchorman's scan


A. (She's) Sexy and 17
B.

Promo release for DJ's.
Small centre hole and silver injected label. The b-side label is clear and contains no information at all.
Released without a picture sleeve.

Discogs release number: 6532289


UK. Win a jukebox competion
LabelNumberTypeMatrix numbersPressing plantIAC
AristaSCAT 67 inch vinylSCAT 6 A / ▽ 1 420 H
SCAT 6 B / ▽ 1 420 H
PRS LtdYes

Front coverBack coverInsertSide ASide BMatrix AMatrix B
Anchorman's scan Anchorman's scan Anchorman's scan Anchorman's scan Anchorman's scan Anchorman's scan Anchorman's scan


A. (She's) Sexy and 17
B. Lookin' Better Every Beer

UK pressing with a sticker on the front sleeve and an entry form for the jukebox competition. You had to fill in the entry form and attach the sticker to be elligible for the contest.
The disc is the regular silver injected version.

The matrix numbers are stamped and very clear to read.
The a-side matrix is SCAT 6 A / ▽ 1 420 H.
The b-side matrix is SCAT 6 B / ▽ 1 420 H .
The 420 H in the matrix means that it was mastered by Townhouse Studios (aka The Townhouse).

Discogs release number: This version is not on Discogs.


Canada. Test pressing
LabelNumberTypeMatrix numbersPressing plantIAC
Capitol Records CanadaB-81687 inch vinyl◎ B-8168-A
◎ B-8169-A B-8168-A
Capitol Records-EMI Of Canada Limited Yes

Front coverBack coverSide ASide BMatrix AMatrix B
none none Anchorman's scan Anchorman's scan Anchorman's scan
Anchorman's scan
Anchorman's scan
Anchorman's scan


A. (She's) Sexy and 17
B. (She's) Sexy and 17

Canadian test pressing, released without a picture sleeve.
The labels are the same on both sides.
Big centre hole.
The matrix numbers are etched and very clear to read.
The a-side matrix is ◎ B-8168-A.
The b-side matrix is ◎ B-8169-A B-8168-A. The B-8168-A is crossed out, so I guess they made an error and crossed it out.

The is an ID for the pressing plant. This id's the pressing plant as Capitol Records Canada.

Discogs release number: 5426257


Europe. Right side opening
LabelNumberTypeMatrix numbersPressing plantIAC
Arista105 5807 inch vinyl DS 105580 A-1/83S I II
DS 105580 A-1/83S I
SonopressYes

Front coverBack coverSide ASide BMatrix AMatrix B
Anchorman's scan Anchorman's scan Anchorman's scan Anchorman's scan Anchorman's scan Anchorman's scan


A. (She's) Sexy and 17
B. Lookin' Better Every Beer

German pressing for European market
It has a silver injected label with a big centre hole.

The matrix numbers are partly etched and party stamped and are very clear to read.
The a-side matrix is an etched DS followed by a stamped 105580 A-1/83S I and followed by an etched II (roman 2). Not all versions have the roman 2.
The b-side matrix is an etched DS followed by a stamped 105580 A-1/83S I.

It has a big centre hole.
Sleeve opening is on the right side.

Discogs release number: 3326699.


Europe. Top side opening
LabelNumberTypeMatrix numbersPressing plantIAC
Arista105 580-1007 inch vinyl DS 105580 A-1/83S I
DS 105580 B-1/83S I
SonopressYes

Front coverBack coverSide ASide BMatrix AMatrix B
Anchorman's scan Anchorman's scan Anchorman's scan Anchorman's scan Anchorman's scan Anchorman's scan


A. (She's) Sexy and 17
B. Lookin' Better Every Beer

German pressing for European market. Slightly different than the version with the right side opening.
First of all the opening of the sleeve is different.
This version also has the catalog number printed on the front sleeve in the upper right corner.
On the back side the catalog number and the price code are missing and are replaced by the Arista logo in the upper right corner.

It has a silver injected label with a big centre hole.

The matrix numbers are partly etched and party stamped and are very clear to read.
The a-side matrix is an etched DS followed by a stamped 105580 A-1/83S I.
The b-side matrix is an etched DS followed by a stamped 105580 B-1/83S I.

It has a big centre hole.
Sleeve opening is on the top side.

Discogs release number: 1273329.


Ireland.
LabelNumberTypeMatrix numbersPressing plantIAC
AristaSCAT 67 inch vinylSCAT 6 A / ▽ 1 420 H
SCAT 6 B / ▽ 1 420 H
PRS LtdYes

Front coverBack coverSide ASide BMatrix AMatrix B
none none Anchorman's scan Anchorman's scan Anchorman's scan Anchorman's scan


A. (She's) Sexy and 17
B. Lookin' Better Every Beer

Irish pressing, released without a picture sleeve.
Small centre hole.
The matrix numbers are stamped and very clear to read.
The a-side matrix is SCAT 6 A / ▽ 1 420 H.
The b-side matrix is SCAT 6 B / ▽ 1 420 H .
The 420 H in the matrix means that it was mastered by Townhouse Studios (aka The Townhouse).

Discogs release number: 8017773