Amazon drops the price to $127.49 on The Beatles Sgt Peppers box set

By Stephen Pate – Amazon dropped the price of The Beatles Sgt. Pepper’s  Box Set on the 50th anniversary of its original release June 1, 1967.

The previous price was $149.95 an increase posted since last Saturday.  This price drop will make fans of The Beatles happy. I reported that pricing on April 21st – Get Guaranteed Special Offer on Beatles Sgt. Pepper’s 50th.

It was 50 years ago today Sgt. Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band was released in the UK and it shot to the top of the charts right away.  Amazingly in the UK, the 50th Anniversary is #1 on the official charts today.

The Beatles Sgt Pepper Hits Charts at # 3 USA and #1 UK

The 50th Anniversary of Sgt. Peppers has stereo and surround re-mixes that sound better than the original. There are also out-takes, videos and extras that add to the original.  Many fans and critics are calling for Apple records to re-issue all The Beatles albums with the same care and detail.

The 4 versions of the 50th Anniversary of Sgt. Peppers are in the Top 10 best selling CD’s or vinyl on Amazon.com. The Deluxe Box Set has been #1 in CDs & Vinyl (See Top 100 in CDs & Vinyl) on Amazon.com for weeks. The Deluxe CD is # 5, vinyl #8 and single CD #9.

As a word of caution, the Amazon.co.uk site lists some expensive 3rd party sellers of Sgt. Peppers. Use this link to get the best price.

For all the details on what each version contains, see my article What’s Inside 4 Editions Of The Beatles Sgt. Peppers 50th Anniversary.

Shopping Links for The Beatles Sgt. Peppers 50th Anniversary

Prices vary by country. If you live outside the USA, it pays to compare the landed costs which includes the item, freight and taxes and duty. For example, the lowest landed cost for the box set is $12 less from Amazon.com US compared to Amazon.ca the Canadian store.

The Beatles Sgt. Peppers 50th 1-CD

The Beatles Sgt Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band

The Beatles Sgt Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band

Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band Anniversary Edition – this is the basic 1-CD version of the original album.  Shop –  Amazon.com,  Amazon.ca in Canada, and Amazon.co.uk in Great Britain.

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The Beatles Sgt Peppers 50th 2-CDs

The Beatles Sgt Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band

The Beatles Sgt Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band

Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band 2 CD Deluxe Edition is a bargain for fans who want the modern mix of the original album plus some out-takes. Shop – Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band 2 CD Deluxe Edition from Amazon.com, Amazon.ca in Canada, and Amazon.co.uk in Great Britain. Follow the links the 2-CD set is hard to find for some reason.

On iTunes the link is Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band (Deluxe Edition) – The Beatles.

The Beatles Sgt Peppers 50th Vinyl 2 LP’s

The Beatles Sgt Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band

The Beatles Sgt Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band

Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band 2 LP Anniversary Edition vinyl edition is almost identical to the 2-CD Deluxe version, except it does not have ‘Penny Lane’ and ‘Strawberry Fields Forever.’  Shop – Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band 2 LP Vinyl from Amazon.com,  Amazon.ca in Canada, and Amazon.co.uk in Great Britain.

The Beatles Sgt Peppers 50th 6 disc box set

The Beatles Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band Anniversary Super Deluxe Edition (6 Disc) Box set

The Beatles Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band Anniversary Super Deluxe Edition (6 Disc) Box set

Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band  4 CD DVD Blu-ray Combo Super Deluxe Ed Box set is the ultimate version.  Shop – Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band  4 CD DVD Blu-ray Combo from Amazon.com,  Amazon.ca in Canada, and Amazon.co.uk in Great Britain.