Appears on releases

#TitleLengthTrack ArtistRelease TitleRelease ArtistRelease Group TypeCountry/DateLabelCatalog#
Official
1.1Play That Funky Music3:12Wild CherryPlay That Funky Music / The Lady Wants Your MoneyWild CherrySingle
  • GB1976-09-10
Epic (US label founded by CBS in 1953, now owned by Sony)S EPC 4593
1.1Play That Funky Music3:12Wild CherryPlay That Funky Music / The Lady Wants Your MoneyWild CherrySingle
Epic (US label founded by CBS in 1953, now owned by Sony)8-50225
1.1Play That Funky Music3:12Wild CherryPlay That Funky Music / The Lady Wants Your MoneyWild CherrySingle
Epic (US label founded by CBS in 1953, now owned by Sony)EPC 4593
1.8Play That Funky Music?:??Wild CherryDisco FeverVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Ronco (Ronco Teleproducts, Inc.)R2180
1.10Play That Funky Music3:10Wild Cherry…and the Beat Goes On! 34 Dance Hits of the 70’sVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Telstar Records (UK, mostly compilations)TCD 2338
1.12Play That Funky Music3:11Wild Cherry25 Years of Rock ’n’ Roll: 1976: 20 of the Year’s Greatest TracksVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Connoisseur CollectionYRNR CD76
1.7Play That Funky Music3:13Wild CherryMega Hits Dance Classics, Volume 5Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Priority Records (US hip hop)CDL 7975
1.6Play That Funky Music3:18Wild CherrySounds of the Seventies: 1976Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Warner Special Products, Time-Life MusicOPCD-2583, SOD-04
1.5Play That Funky Music3:19Wild CherryBillboard Top Hits: 1976Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • US1991-04-23
Rhino (reissue label)R2 70671
1.5Play That Funky Music3:19Wild CherryBillboard Top Hits: 1976Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • CA1991-04-23
Rhino (reissue label)R2 70671
1.7Play That Funky Music3:12Wild CherryRhythm DivineVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Dino EntertainmentDIN CD 22
1.11Play That Funky Music3:11Wild CherryThe OriginalsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB1992-08-10
Dino EntertainmentDINCD 43
1.15Play That Funky Music3:10Wild CherryRare GrooveVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB1992-11-09
Quality TelevisionQTVCD016
1.22Play That Funky Music3:10Wild CherrySmashie and Nicey Present Let’s Rock!Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Box Music (UK label), EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)0777 7 80675 2 8, CDEMTV 67
1.11Play That Funky Music3:11Wild CherryThe OriginalsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Dino EntertainmentDINTV 43
1.11Play That Funky Music3:11Wild CherryThe OriginalsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Dino EntertainmentDINMC 43
1.12Play That Funky Music3:17Wild CherryIn Yo' Face! The History of Funk, Volume 3Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • US1993-09-21
Rhino (reissue label)R2 71433
1.7Play That Funky Music3:10Wild CherryTales of the CityVarious ArtistsAlbum + Soundtrack
  • GB1993-10-11
PolyGram TV (a division of PolyGram Record Operations Ltd.)516 515-2
1.15Play That Funky Music3:10Wild Cherry32 Dynamic Disco HitsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Quality TelevisionQTVCD016
1.7Play That Funky Music3:12Wild CherryVery Best of the 70’sVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP)983391 2
2.5Play That Funky Music3:07Wild CherrySuperfunk: The Funkiest Album in the World...Ever!Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Virgin TVVTDCD30
1.2Play That Funky Music3:14Wild CherryThe 70's: 1976Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Time-Life MusicTL 597/07
2.8Play That Funky Music3:11Wild CherryNight FeverVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Global TelevisionRADCD24
2.1Play That Funky Music3:12Wild CherryFlared Hits & Platform SoulVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Vision (British compilation label)VISCD7
2.8Play That Funky Music3:11Wild CherryNight FeverVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Global TelevisionRADMC24
1.3Play That Funky Music3:14Wild CherrySuper ’70sVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Razor & TieDR-7076
2.6Play That Funky Music3:11Wild CherryThe Greatest Dance Album of All TimeVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Dino EntertainmentDINCD108
1.6Play That Funky Music3:13Wild Cherry25 Years of Number 1 Hits, Volume 4: 1976/1977Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
1.13Play That Funky Music3:15Wild CherryLos 100 mayores éxitos de la música discoVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Arcade Music Company España, S.A. (not for release label use! ES branch of Dutch "Arcade" label)32 00 934
5.8Play That Funky Music3:16Wild CherryGreatest Sports Rock and JamsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • US1997-03-18
K‐tel (International budget record label)6797
1.17Play That Funky Music3:12Wild CherryWhat a FeelingVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB1997-05-05
Sony Music TVSONYTV26CD
1.13Play That Funky Music3:18Wild CherryPure Disco 2Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • US1997-11-11
Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation)31455 5120-2
1.3Play That Funky Music3:14Wild CherryClassic Rock: 1976-1977Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Time-Life MusicTL 559/09
2.8Play That Funky Music3:08Wild CherryDisco FeverVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)7243 8 59995 29
1.13Play That Funky Music3:18Wild CherryPure Disco 2Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation)p2-55120
1.1Play That Funky Music3:17Wild CherrySounds Of The Seventies • '70s Dance Party 1975-1976Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Time-Life MusicR840-06
1.13Play That Funky Music3:13Wild CherryWhat a Feeling: Feel Good Flared HitsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Startel EntertainmentSTELCD0029
2.1Play That Funky Music3:13Wild CherrySimply the Best DiscoVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB1998-03-16
Warner Bros. Records (1958–2019; “WB” logo, with or without “records” beneath or on banner across)95483542826
1.9Play That Funky Music3:17Wild CherryMillennium Funk PartyVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • US1998-07-02
Rhino (reissue label)R2 75467
2.5Play That Funky Music3:09Wild CherryStarsky & Hutch Presents: 70's FunksouljazzdiscoVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB1998-09-07
Virgin (worldwide imprint of Virgin Records Ltd. and all its subsidiaries)VTDCD205
2.1Play That Funky Music3:10Wild CherryOh! What a NightVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Sony Music TV31 489591-10, SONYTV38CD
1.16Play That Funky Music3:11Wild CherryThe Best Ever Disco AlbumVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Virgin Records Australia
2.10Play That Funky Music3:08Wild CherryThe Best Funk Album in the WorldVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972), Virgin (worldwide imprint of Virgin Records Ltd. and all its subsidiaries)7243 844255 2 4, VTDCD126
2.4Play That Funky Music3:17Wild CherryThe Disco BoxVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • US1999-02-16
Rhino (reissue label)R2 75595
1.1Play That Funky Music3:15Wild CherryInstant Party Disc: Extra StrengthVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • US1999-04-06
Rhino (reissue label)R2 75707
2.2Play That Funky Music3:11Wild CherryParty 2000Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • DE1999-09-08
Sony Music MediaSMM 491763 9
1.7Play That Funky Music3:15Wild CherryThat '70s Show Presents: That '70s Jammin' AlbumVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • US1999-09-29
Volcano Records (US label LC7925 - NOT the Japanese label of the same name)61422-31156-2
1.2Play That Funky Music3:12Wild CherryPop Music: The Modern Era 1976–1999Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • US1999-10-12
J2K 65794
1.18Play That Funky Music3:11Wild CherryFunk Soul BrotherVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB1999-11-08
Global TelevisionRADCD136
5.9Play That Funky Music3:13Wild Cherry20th Century DiscoVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Insight Music Ltd564569
1.14Play That Funky Music3:12Wild CherryDisco FeverVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Global TelevisionRADCD131
5.8Play That Funky Music3:11Wild CherryDisco Super StarsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
DiskyBX 857952, BX 857962, BX 857972, BX 857982, BX 857992, BX 858002, BX 858012, BX 858022
1.7Play That Funky Music3:10Wild CherryMillennium Super-Hits: 1976-1980Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Sony Music MediaSMM 986180 2
2.14Play That Funky Music3:11Wild CherryParty GroovesVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Sony Music Media494621-2
1.3Play That Funky Music3:15Wild CherryPlatinum DiscoVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Warner Music Australia (AU subsidiary of Warner Music International since 1988)9548375202
1.3Play That Funky Music3:10Wild CherryPlatinum R&BVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Legacy (Legacy Recordings)CK 91329
1.3Play that Funky Music3:12Wild CherryPlatinum R&B PartyVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP)JK 62221
1.8Play That Funky Music3:15Wild CherrySoul Train: The Dance Years 1976Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Rhino (reissue label)R2 75935
1.11Play That Funky Music3:14Wild CherrySounds of the 70s: 1976Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Time-Life MusicTL 469/02
4.2Play That Funky Music3:21Wild CherryThe Best Singles of All TimeVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Startel EntertainmentSAN0028, SANCD0028A
1.11Play That Funky Music3:11Wild CherryThe Disco BoxVarious ArtistsAlbum + Soundtrack
Startel EntertainmentSANCD0019B
2.16Play That Funky Music3:11Wild CherryWalk On: Hits From the Last 2 DecadesVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Sony Music TVSONYTV71CD
1.9Play That Funky Music3:11Wild CherryDisco FeverVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Universal (plain logo: “Universal”)560 374 2
5.1Play That Funky Music3:11Wild CherryGreatest Hits of Soul and R&BVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
DiskyDB 250402
2.2Play That Funky Music3:11Wild CherryNur Nr. 1 HitsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP)2 986396
1.15Play That Funky Music3:10Wild CherryParty Classic-HitsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Sony Music Media986241 2
4.8Play That Funky Music3:10Wild CherryStep Back & BoogieVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
L&D RecordsLBSCD 024
2.18Play That Funky Music3:11Wild CherryThe All Time Greatest Pop Hits of the Last 3 DecadesVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Sony Music Media500541 2
2.3Play That Funky Music3:11Wild CherryThe Alltime Greatest Disco Classics of the 70s, 80s & 90sVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Brunswick News541 613-2
3.7Play That Funky Music3:12Wild CherryJust get Funky!Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • DE2001-04-09
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP)4839442
1.18Play That Funky Music3:09Wild CherryDisco FeverVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • XE2001-04-23
  • GB2001-04-23
Universal (plain logo: “Universal”)556 408-2
1.20Play That Funky Music3:16Wild CherryJammin’ OldiesVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Rhino (reissue label)WEA 76698
1.2Play That Funky Music3:10Wild CherryOldies Forever YoungVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Sony Music Catalog (a division of Sony Music Entertainment (Germany) GmbH, as well as its imprint)SMC 504681-2
4.12Play That Funky Music3:11Wild CherryOne‐Hit WondersVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
DiskyDB 610292
5.8Play That Funky Music3:11Wild CherryDisco Super StarsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
DiskyBX 857952, BX 857962, BX 857972, BX 857982, BX 857992, BX 858002, BX 858012, BX 858022, SP 857942
1.12Play That Funky Music3:17Wild CherryGet Funky, Volume 2Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Warner Special Products
1.2Play That Funky Music (single version)3:11Wild CherryPop Music: The Modern Era 1976–1999Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Sony Music Entertainment (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America since Oct 1, 2008; operates worldwide except in JP)
2.8Play That Funky Music3:12Wild Cherry70er Disco & Pop (Der Sound Einer Generation)Various ArtistsAlbum
Sony Music Media, Stern Musik512177 2
2.10Play That Funky Music3:12Wild CherryFunky Dance Grooves, Volume 2Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Sony Music Special Products9882832
1.13Play That Funky Music3:12Wild CherryGone but Not Forgotten: 30 Classic One Hit WondersVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Rajon Music GroupCDRTV0052
1.2Play That Funky Music3:16Wild CherryLet's Go DiscoVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Concept Records (Canada)CEL017/3
1.18Play That Funky Music3:10Wild CherryParty PartyVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)7243 593223 2 2, 7243 593224 2 1, 7243 593225 2 0, 7243 593226 2 9
2.6Play That Funky Music3:11Wild CherryThe Ultimate Party AlbumVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP)512371 2, COL 512371 2
3.7Play That Funky Music3:12Wild CherryThe Very Best of 1970sVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972), Sony Music Special Markets592 7262
1.6Play That Funky Music3:18Wild CherryUltimate Seventies: 1976Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Warner Special Products, Time-Life Music19471‐2, OPCD‐2583A, R634‐04
1.10Play That Funky Music3:16Wild CherryScooby-Doo 2: Monsters UnleashedVarious ArtistsAlbum + Soundtrack
  • US2004-03-23
2.1Play That Funky Music3:06Wild CherryBoogie Cops & Disco PimpsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2004-04-26
Virgin (worldwide imprint of Virgin Records Ltd. and all its subsidiaries)7243 5 78995 2 9, VTDCD 610
2.12Play That Funky Music3:07Wild CherryFunk MastersVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • FR2004-06-15
Universal (plain logo: “Universal”)981 705-9
1.5Play That Funky Music3:11Wild CherryThe Encyclopedia of Music: Best of 70’s, Volume 3Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • AU2004-09-20
Rajon Music Group6776356
2.2Play That Funky Music3:11Wild CherryGet Down Tonight: The Disco ExplosionVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • US2004-11-16
Shout! Factory30341
2.18Play That Funky Music3:11Wild CherryParty On: The Only Party Album You’ll Ever NeedVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2004-11-29
Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available)82876658572
1.10Play That Funky Music3:12Wild CherryFunk Club: Sensational Funk GroovesVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Sony Music MediaSMM 515313 2
1.15Play That Funky Music3:10Wild CherryThe Ultimate Disco AlbumVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP)COL 519178 2
Promotion
1.3Play That Funky Music3:18Wild CherryPure PartyVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
1.5Play That Funky Music3:14Wild CherryBoogie Nights 70s Disco ClassicsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Sony Music Special ProductsLSP 986219 2
2.7Play That Funky Music3:09Wild CherryClassic Cuts Presents: 70s Night: The Definitive DJ Collection: T to ZVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Music Factory (UK promotional remix service started in 1985)BX012
1.10Play That Funky Music3:10Wild CherryDisco Greats (Daily Mail)Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Daily Mail, Sony Music Special Markets1-2-04/01
1.16Play That Funky Music3:12Wild CherryDisco Greats: Charlie’s Angels Full ThrottleVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Daily Mail, Sony Music Special MarketsDMCA01
1.3Play That Funky Music3:13Wild CherryParty StarterVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
New Woman (magazine), peoplesoundB16041
1.2Play That Funky Music3:11Wild Cherry70s Classic GroovesVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
News of the World (UK newspaper), Spin MusicSM/NOTW005GB

Relationships

phonographic copyright by:Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available) (in 1976)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (in 1976)
sampled by:Color Me Badd by Color Me Badd
Play That Funky Music by Vanilla Ice
mash-ups:Nein Samir (King Amir vs. Laserkraft 3D vs. Wild Cherry vs. Queen) by DJ Schmolli
recording of:Play That Funky Music (in 1976)

Play That Funky Music

lyricist and composer:Robert W. Parissi
publisher:Bema Music
RWP Music
Sweet City Records Inc.
Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!)
referred to in medleys:Funk Medley
later parody versions:Play Funky
Play That Funny Music
is the basis for:Play That Funky Music (Vanilla Ice version)