Legacy Recordings revealed at New York Comic Con that it is celebrating the 30th Anniversary of Ghostbusters by releasing Ghostbusters Stay Puft Super Deluxe Edition Vinyl, a 12" vinyl collectible edition of the Ghostbuster’s Oscar-nominated, #1 hit single by Ray Parker Jr. c/w Run-D.M.C.'s "Ghostbusters Rap".
The white 12" vinyl single is packaged in a luxurious, marshmallow-scented puffy gatefold sleeve and includes two 12x12 3D lenticular stills and one 12x12 3D motion lenticular of images from the film -- iconic frame-able full-size depictions of the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man during his climactic rampage
A limited edition version is available now at GhostbustersStore.com, and includes one set of Stay Puft Marshmallow Man facial expressions with three individual emotions separated onto layers of unbound transparencies. The set is contained in a clear presentation pouch. The standard version without transparencies will released in stores on Tuesday, October 21.
"Ghostbusters," the song recorded by Ray Parker Jr as title track to the groundbreaking 1984 blockbuster comedy, bulleted up to #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 and #1 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles charts while going Top 10 on Billboard's Hot Adult Contemporary chart (#9) and Hot Dance Club Play chart (#6).
In 1989, Run-D.M.C. recorded a rap for a remixed version of the "Ghostbusters" single used in Ghostbusters II.