On June 18, 1948, a press conference was held at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York City to announce an exciting new technology — the long play record. I still have my 12" singles collection in storage, pretty much everything from the 80's. Name it, and likely I have it. Just can't seem to let 'em go:) Found this great story and list on seattlepi.com. - Shellie
Madonna, Prince, Pink Floyd, Meatloaf, Michael Jackson and AC/DC make the list for sure!
Check out the best selling albums of the LP era (HERE)