The original 1986 Arista and 1990 Varèse Sarabande albums are both
out of print and difficult to obtain, however they are virtually identical in content.
The only difference is that the Varèse album includes the horrible disco version
of the theme. (It appears at the end and makes up the entire total-time difference between
The 1989 RCA Gerhardt album was long available used for about $5 to $7. The 1997 Lacombe release
with very poor sound quality was a bootleg despite the fact that it claimed to be promotional.
The 1998 Arista release with 20-bit digital mastering was called a "Collector's Edition." The
first 50,000 copies feature chromium-printed packaging with the insert notes glued to the back
of the front cover. That album is now also out of print and fetched as much as $50.
The 2017 La-La Land set is limited to 5,000 copies and available initially for $30 through soundtrack