Karma Police

~ Recording by Radiohead

Appears on releases

#TitleLengthTrack ArtistRelease TitleRelease ArtistRelease Group TypeCountry/DateLabelCatalog#
Official
1.6Karma Police4:22RadioheadOK ComputerRadioheadAlbum
  • JP1997-05-21
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)TOCP-50201
1.6Karma Police4:22RadioheadOK ComputerRadioheadAlbum
  • GB1997-06-16
Parlophone (aka Parlophone UK)NODATA 02
1.6Karma Police4:22RadioheadOK ComputerRadioheadAlbum
  • GB1997-06-16
Parlophone (aka Parlophone UK)7243 8 55229 8 7
1.6Karma Police4:22RadioheadOK ComputerRadioheadAlbum
  • GB1997-06-16
Parlophone (aka Parlophone UK)TCNODATA 02
1.6Karma Police4:22RadioheadOK ComputerRadioheadAlbum
  • XE1997-06-16
Parlophone (aka Parlophone UK)8 55229 2
1.6Karma Police4:22RadioheadOK ComputerRadioheadAlbum
Parlophone (aka Parlophone UK)7243 8 55229 2 5, CDNODATA 02
1.6Karma Police4:22RadioheadOK ComputerRadioheadAlbum
  • CA1997-06-17
EMI Music Canada7243 8 55229 2 5
1.6Karma Police4:22RadioheadOK ComputerRadioheadAlbum
  • US1997-07-01
Capitol Records (imprint of Capitol Records, Inc.)CDP 7243 8 55229 2 5
1.6Karma Police4:22RadioheadOK ComputerRadioheadAlbum
  • US1997-07-01
Capitol Records (imprint of Capitol Records, Inc.), BMG Direct Marketing, Inc.CDP 7243 8 55229 2 5, D 120057
1.1Karma Police4:23RadioheadKarma PoliceRadioheadSingle
EMI Music Group Australasia (not for release label use! manufacturer and distributor)7243 8 84162 2 1
1.1Karma Police4:23RadioheadKarma PoliceRadioheadSingle
1.1Karma Police4:24RadioheadKarma Police (CD 1)RadioheadSingle
  • GB1997-08-25
Parlophone (aka Parlophone UK)CDODATAS 03
1.1Karma Police4:24RadioheadKarma Police (CD 2)RadioheadSingle
  • GB1997-08-25
Parlophone (aka Parlophone UK)CDNODATA 03
2.3Karma Police4:22RadioheadThe Best Anthems… Ever! Volume 2Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB1997-10-06
Virgin (worldwide imprint of Virgin Records Ltd. and all its subsidiaries)VTDCD 183
2.7Karma Police4:22RadioheadNow That’s What I Call Music! 38Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB1997-11-17
NOW (Virgin/Poly (Univ)/EMI compilation series)7243 8 23911 2 8, CD NOW 38
1.1Karma Police4:23RadioheadKarma PoliceRadioheadSingle
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)8841624
1.6Karma Police4:22RadioheadOK ComputerRadioheadAlbum
  • -1997
Parlophone (aka Parlophone UK)PRL2-552294
1.6Karma Police4:22RadioheadOK ComputerRadioheadAlbum
Parlophone (aka Parlophone UK)7243 8 55229 2 5
2.1Karma Police4:20RadioheadOK ComputerRadioheadAlbum
Parlophone (aka Parlophone UK)7243 8 21338 2 7
1.6Karma Police4:22RadioheadOK ComputerRadioheadAlbum
Parlophone (aka Parlophone UK)7243 8 55229 2 5
1.6Karma Police4:22RadioheadOK ComputerRadioheadAlbum
Parlophone (aka Parlophone UK)7243 8 55229 4 9
1.6Karma Police4:22RadioheadOK ComputerRadioheadAlbum
Parlophone (aka Parlophone UK)7243 8 21338 2 7
1.19Karma Police4:21RadioheadFM4 Soundselection: 2Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • AT1998-01-12
Ariola (German label, used worldwide in the past)74321 558102
1.3Karma Police4:23RadioheadThe Best… Album in the World… Ever! (The Verve, Embrace, Radiohead)Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB1998-07-06
Virgin (worldwide imprint of Virgin Records Ltd. and all its subsidiaries), Virgin EMI Records (division of Universal UK, post-Mar 2013)VTDCD204
1.14Karma Police4:19RadioheadNow That's What I Call Music!Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • US1998-10-27
PolyGram, Universal (plain logo: “Universal”)7243 8 46795 2 1
1.14Karma Police4:23RadioheadBig Shiny Tunes 3Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • CA1998-12-01
EMI Music CanadaS21I 97918
2.2Karma Police4:23RadioheadShine 10Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
PolyGram TV (a division of PolyGram Record Operations Ltd.)565 047-2
1.6Karma Police4:24RadioheadKa-Boom: 16 Rippin' Tunes!Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • US1999-02-16
Simitar Entertainment, EMI Music Special Markets56242, 72434-99380-2-1
2.7Karma Police4:23RadioheadNow That’s What I Call Music! 1997: The Millennium SeriesVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB1999-10-04
Universal (plain logo: “Universal”), Virgin (worldwide imprint of Virgin Records Ltd. and all its subsidiaries)7243 5 23158 2 6, NOWMIL 1997
2.14Karma Police4:21RadioheadCrossing All Over! The ClassixVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • DE1999-10-11
1.10Karma Police4:23RadioheadThe Best Anthems... Ever!Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB1999-11-08
Virgin (worldwide imprint of Virgin Records Ltd. and all its subsidiaries)VTDCD265
1.1Karma Police4:23RadioheadDe Afrekening 2000: The Lost TracksVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • BE1999-12-03
Universal (plain logo: “Universal”)545.522-2
1.16Karma Police4:22RadioheadJuice Presents the Future of MusicVarious 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)494900.2
1.1Karma Police4:23RadioheadQ: AnthemsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2001-10-08
Virgin TVVTDCD409
2.12Karma Police4:24RadioheadThe Best Bands… Ever! Does Exactly What It Says on the CanVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2002-11-04
Virgin TVVTDCD508
2.1Karma Police4:22RadioheadChillout MoodsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Universal Music Denmark (invalid label, do not use this! read annnotations)583 776 2
2.3Karma Police4:24RadioheadIndie AnthemsVarious 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)5032102000
1.2Karma Police4:22RadioheadStrange and BeautifulVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2003-03-03
Warner Strategic Marketing United KingdomWSMCD 122
1.9Karma Police4:24RadioheadBest of AcousticVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2004-01-12
Echo (UK 1994-)ECV24
2.6Karma Police4:22RadioheadThe Bands 05 IIVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2005-06-20
Virgin TVVTDCD729
3.10Karma Police4:24Radiohead20 ans ~ 100 chansons : 1986‐2006Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • FR2006-03-24
Les Inrockuptibles
1.6Karma Police4:22RadioheadOK ComputerRadioheadAlbum
  • JP2006-09-06
東芝EMI 株式会社 (record company, do not use as release label - check obi, back or disc for imprint! Ended 2007-06-29)TOCP-53834
2.20Karma Police4:22RadioheadEssential BandsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Universal Music B.V. (not for release label use! NL subsidiary of UMG)0602498426357
3.6Karma Police4:22RadioheadAlbum Box SetRadioheadAlbum + Compilation
  • XE2007-12-10
Parlophone (aka Parlophone UK)50999 517 2292 0
1.3Karma Police4:22Radiohead90s AnthemsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Universal Music TV (UK)5300215
3.6Karma Police4:22RadioheadRadiohead BoxRadioheadAlbum + Compilation
  • JP2008-01-01
Parlophone (aka Parlophone UK)TOCP-70471, TOCP-70472, TOCP-70473
1.3Karma Police4:24RadioheadThe Best OfRadioheadAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2008-06-02
Parlophone (aka Parlophone UK)216 3042
1.3Karma Police4:24RadioheadThe Best OfRadioheadAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2008-06-02
Parlophone (aka Parlophone UK)216 3052, 5099 216305 2 1
1.3Karma Police4:24RadioheadThe Best OfRadioheadAlbum + Compilation
  • US2008-06-03
Capitol Records (imprint of Capitol Records, Inc.)50999-216425-2-5
1.3Karma Police4:24RadioheadThe Best OfRadioheadAlbum + Compilation
  • US2008-06-03
Capitol Records (imprint of Capitol Records, Inc.)50999-216424-25
1.3Karma Police4:24RadioheadThe Best OfRadioheadAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2008-10-27
Parlophone (aka Parlophone UK)242 9162
1.6Karma Police4:22RadioheadOK ComputerRadioheadAlbum
Capitol Records (imprint of Capitol Records, Inc.)7243 8 55229 1 8
1.3Karma Police4:24RadioheadThe Best OfRadioheadAlbum + Compilation
Parlophone (aka Parlophone UK)227 5882, 50999 227588 2 8
1.3Karma Police4:24RadioheadThe Best OfRadioheadAlbum + Compilation
Parlophone (aka Parlophone UK)50999 216305 2 1
1.3Karma Police4:24RadioheadThe Best Of (BMG music club release)RadioheadAlbum + Compilation
Capitol Records (imprint of Capitol Records, Inc.), BMG Direct Marketing, Inc.509992‐16425‐24, D173474
1.6Karma Police4:22RadioheadOK ComputerRadioheadAlbum
  • XE2009-03-23
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)RHEADCDX 3
1.6Karma Police4:22RadioheadOK ComputerRadioheadAlbum
  • GB2009-03-23
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)RHEADCD 3
1.6Karma Police4:22RadioheadOK ComputerRadioheadAlbum
  • CA2009-03-24
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)50999 6 93629 2 7
1.6Karma Police4:22RadioheadOK Computer (Special collector’s edition)RadioheadAlbum
  • US2009-03-24
Capitol Records (imprint of Capitol Records, Inc.)50999 6 93623 2 3
1.6Karma Police4:22RadioheadOK ComputerRadioheadAlbum
  • JP2009-04-01
EMI Music Japan Inc. (2007-06-30 to 2013-04-01 - record company, do NOT USE as release label - check the back cover or CD surface for the imprint)TOCP-70727, TOCP-70728
1.6Karma Police4:22RadioheadOK ComputerRadioheadAlbum
  • JP2009-04-01
EMI Music Japan Inc. (2007-06-30 to 2013-04-01 - record company, do NOT USE as release label - check the back cover or CD surface for the imprint)TOCP-70715, TOCP-70716
4.1Karma Police4:23Radiohead101 Indie ClassicsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2009-11-16
Virgin TVVTDCDX 974
4.1Karma Police4:23Radiohead101 Indie ClassicsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2009-11-16
Virgin (worldwide imprint of Virgin Records Ltd. and all its subsidiaries)
2.20Karma Police4:22RadioheadWDR 200 (Die Hits der besten Bands)Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
3.6Karma Police4:22Radiohead5 Album Set (Pablo Honey / The Bends / OK Computer / Kid A / Amnesiac)RadioheadAlbum + Compilation
  • DE2012-10-12
EMI Music Australia (not for release label use!)9720992
3.2Karma Police4:24RadioheadVeronica TOP 1000 Allertijden: Editie 2013Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • NL2013-12-06
Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified)88883780402
2.10Karma Police4:23RadioheadI Love 90sVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified)88883787012
1.4Karma Police4:23RadioheadRolling Stone - 20 JahreVarious 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)88843041792
1.6Karma Police4:24RadioheadOK ComputerRadioheadAlbum
  • XW2016-04-01
XL RecordingsXLDA781
1.1Karma Police4:24RadioheadKarma PoliceRadioheadSingle
  • XW2016-05-13
XL RecordingsXLDS804
1.6Karma Police4:22RadioheadOK ComputerRadioheadAlbum
  • XE2016-05-13
XL RecordingsXLCD781
1.5Karma Police4:22RadioheadLes 30 ans des Inrockuptibles (3CD Digipack)Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • FR2016-10-21
MCA Records (1967–2003; name as in imprint from 1972–1990), Les Inrockuptibles537 299-5
1.5Karma Police4:22RadioheadLes 30 ans des Inrockuptibles (5CD Capbox)Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
MCA Records (1967–2003; name as in imprint from 1972–1990), Les Inrockuptibles537 298-9
1.6Karma Police4:21RadioheadOK ComputerRadioheadAlbum
XL RecordingsXLLP781
1.6Karma Police4:21RadioheadOK Computer: OKNOTOK 1997 2017RadioheadAlbum
  • XW2017-06-22
XL Recordings
1.6Karma Police4:21RadioheadOK Computer: OKNOTOK 1997 2017 (deluxe boxed edition)RadioheadAlbum
  • GB2017-06-23
  • US2017-07-07
XL RecordingsXLLP868
1.6Karma Police4:21RadioheadOK Computer: OKNOTOK 1997 2017RadioheadAlbum
  • XE2017-06-23
XL RecordingsXLCD868
1.6Karma Police4:21RadioheadOK Computer: OKNOTOK 1997 2017 (mastered for iTunes)RadioheadAlbum
  • US2017-06-23
XL Recordings
1.6Karma Police4:21RadioheadOK Computer: OKNOTOK 1997 2017RadioheadAlbum
  • GB2017-06-23
  • US2017-07-07
XL RecordingsXLLP868
1.6Karma Police4:21RadioheadOK Computer: OKNOTOK 1997 2017RadioheadAlbum
  • JP2017-06-23
XL RecordingsXLCDJP868
1.6Karma Police4:21RadioheadOK Computer: OKNOTOK 1997 2017RadioheadAlbum
  • US2017-07-07
XL RecordingsXLCD868
1.3Karma Police?:??RadioheadFestival Anthems: The HeadlinersVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2018-05-25
Universal Music on Demand
1.3Karma Police4:24RadioheadFestival Anthems: The HeadlinersVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2018-05-25
Universal Music on Demand
1.3Karma Police4:24RadioheadThe Best OfRadioheadAlbum + CompilationParlophone (aka Parlophone UK)
Promotion
1.1Karma Police4:23RadioheadCollege Karma EPRadioheadEP
Capitol Records (imprint of Capitol Records, Inc.)DPRO 7087 6 12073 2 3
Bootleg
1.11Karma Police4:24RadioheadWorld Ballads CollectionRadioheadAlbum + Compilation
  • -1999
1.16Karma Police4:24RadioheadAOX: The Regeneration Mixtapes Box SetVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
[no label] (Special purpose label – white labels, self-published releases and other “no label” releases)[none]
1.12Karma Police4:25RadioheadGagging Order: Acoustic RenditionsRadioheadAlbum + Compilation
(unknown)
1.3Karma Police4:22RadioheadHit's Virgin Now, Volume 2Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation

Relationships

recorded in:United Kingdom (from 1996-07 until 1997-03)
recording engineer and producer:Nigel Godrich
Radiohead
programming:Thom Yorke
assistant engineer:Jon Bailey (engineer)
Gerard Navarro (engineer)
Chris Scard
mixer and editor:Nigel Godrich
bass guitar and bass synthesizer:Colin Greenwood (from 1996-07 until 1997-03)
drums (drum set):Philip Selway (from 1996-07 until 1997-03)
effects and background vocals:Ed O’Brien (from 1996-07 until 1997-03)
glockenspiel, keyboard, mellotron and organ:Jonny Greenwood (from 1996-07 until 1997-03)
guitar:Jonny Greenwood (from 1996-07 until 1997-03)
Ed O’Brien (from 1996-07 until 1997-03)
Thom Yorke (from 1996-07 until 1997-03)
percussion:Colin Greenwood (from 1996-07 until 1997-03)
Ed O’Brien (from 1996-07 until 1997-03)
Philip Selway (from 1996-07 until 1997-03)
piano:Jonny Greenwood (from 1996-07 until 1997-03)
Thom Yorke (from 1996-07 until 1997-03)
vocals:Thom Yorke (from 1996-07 until 1997-03)
conductor:Nick Ingman (from 1996-07 until 1997-03)
strings arranger:Radiohead
mash-ups:Karma in the Life (Radiohead vs. The Beatles) by Go Home Productions
No Karma by Minty Fresh Beats
music videos:Karma Police
part of:Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 10) (order: 10)
stream for free:https://open.spotify.com/track/63OQupATfueTdZMWTxW03A [info]
stream video for free:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1uYWYWPc9HU [info]
recording of:Karma Police (from 1996-07 until 1997-03)

Karma Police

writer:Colin Greenwood
Jonny Greenwood
Ed O’Brien
Philip Selway
Thom Yorke
later translated versions:Karma Kiwarei