Alessandro Benedetti (Italy) has collected 1,507 different coloured vinyl records, as of 9 March 2010. His collection is made up of 1,302 LP's (998 coloured and 158 with pictures), 321 singles (304 coloured, 17 with pictures) and 30 in unusual shapes.
Mr Benedetti is the author of a book 'Extraordinary Records' which deals with the history of coloured vinyl records. The book also includes photographs of majority of his collection.
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