Asia discography

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Asia discography
Releases
Studio albums 12
Live albums 20
Compilation albums 13
EPs 2
Singles 31

This article presents the discography of British progressive rock band Asia.

Albums[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

Year Album details Peak chart positions Certifications
(sales threshold)
US
[1]
UK
[2]
JP NED
1982 Asia
  • Released: 18 March 1982
  • Label: Geffen
1 11 15 10
  • US: 4× Multi-Platinum
  • UK: Gold
1983 Alpha
  • Released: 26 July 1983
  • Label: Geffen
6 5 4 9
  • US: Platinum
  • UK: Silver
1985 Astra
  • Released: November 1985
  • Label: Geffen
67 68 15
1992 Aqua 21 53
1994 Aria
  • Released: May 1994
  • Label: InsideOut Music
20 89
1996 Arena
  • Released: February 1996
  • Label: InsideOut Music
48
2000 Rare
  • Released: 2000
  • Label: Resurgence
2001 Aura
  • Released: June 5, 2001
  • Label: Recognition
160 115
2004 Silent Nation
  • Released: 31 August 2004
  • Label: InsideOut Music
77
2008 Phoenix 73 166 27
2010 Omega
  • Released: 23 April 2010
  • Label: Frontiers
135 29 56
2012 XXX
  • Released: 29 June 2012
  • Label: Frontiers
134 69 36
2014 Gravitas
  • Released: Japan - 5 March,
    Europe - 21 March, UK - 24 March
    and USA - 25 March
  • Label: Frontiers
159 92 42
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

Live albums[edit]

Year Title Billboard album 200[3] UK Albums Chart JP DE RIAA BPI
1991 Live in Moscow
  • Recorded: Olympijski Stadium, Moscow, USSR – 9 November 1990
  • Label: Rhino
1997 Now: Live in Nottingham
  • Recorded: Central Studios, Nottingham, UK – 23 June 1990
  • Label: Blueprint
Live in Philadelphia
  • Recorded: Chestnut Cabaret, Philadelphia, USA – 21 November 1992
  • Label: Blueprint
Live in Osaka
  • Recorded: Koseinenkin Kaikan, Osaka, Japan – 4 June 1992
  • Label: Blueprint
Live in Köln
  • Recorded: Alter Wartesaal, Köln, Germany – 5 October 1994
  • Label: Blueprint
1999 Live at the Town & Country Club
  • Recorded: Town & Country Club, London, UK – 10 November 1992
  • Label: Resurgence
Live Acoustic
  • Recorded: Stadthalle, Brucksal, Germany – 21 September 1997
  • Label: Resurgence
2001 The Best of Asia Live
Asia Enso Kai (Live in Tokyo)
  • Recorded: Budokan, Tokyo, Japan – 7 December 1983
  • Label: MSI
Alive in Hallowed Halls
  • Recorded: Pine Knob, Detroit, USA – 10 September 1983
  • Label: Zoom Club Records
2002 Quadra
  • Recorded: Stanley Theater, Pittsburg, USA – 25 April 1982 (Disc One), Centrum, Worcester, USA – 22 August 1983 (Disc Two – Three), Frankfurt Music Hall, Frankfurt, Germany, 13 December 1990 (Disc Four)
  • Label: Zoom Club Records
Live at Budokan
  • Recorded: Budokan, Tokyo, Japan – 7 December 1983
  • Label: Superior
Bedrock in Concert
2003 America: Live in the USA
  • Recorded: Patriot's Theatre, New Jersey, USA – 5 October 2002
  • Label: Classic Rock Productions
Dragon Attack
Live in Buffalo
2004 Live in Massachusetts '83
Live in Hyogo
2006 'Night of the Rising Sun
2007 Fantasia: Live in Tokyo 109
2008 Under the Bridge: Live in San Francisco
2009 Live in Tokyo Japan 12 May 2008
Live Pabst Theatre: 23 April 2008
Live in São Paulo
Live in Barcelona: 19 May 2008
2010 Asia – Live Around the World
At High Voltage 2010
Spirit of the Night – Live in Cambridge 09 271
2011 Live at the London Forum (The Omega Tour)
Live in Nottingham
2012 Resonance – The Omega Tour 2010
2014 High Voltage – Live
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

Compilation albums[edit]

Year Title Billboard album 200[4] UK Albums Chart JP DE RIAA BPI
1990 Then & Now 114 24 Gold
1996 Archiva Vol. 1
Archiva Vol. 2
1997 Archives: Best of 1988–1997
Anthology
1999 Axioms
2000 The Very Best of Asia: Heat of the Moment (1982-1990)
The Collection
2002 Anthologia
Classic Asia – Universal Masters Collection
2003 20th Century Masters – The Millennium Collection: The Best of Asia
2005 Gold 298
2006 Definitive Collection 183
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

EPs[edit]

Year Title Billboard album 200[5] UK Albums Chart JP DE RIAA BPI
1986 Aurora 66
2008 Military Man (by Asia Featuring John Payne)
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

Singles[edit]

Year Single Peak chart positions Album
US
[6]
US Main
[7]
GER
[8]
UK
[2]
1982 "Heat of the Moment" 4 1 7 46 Asia
"Here Comes the Feeling" [promo] 40
"Only Time Will Tell" 17 8 50 54
"Sole Survivor" 10 75 91
"Time Again" [promo] 43
"Wildest Dreams" [promo] 28
1983 "Don't Cry" 10 1 54 33 Alpha
"True Colors" [promo] 20
"The Heat Goes On" [promo] 5
"Daylight" [promo] 24
"The Smile Has Left Your Eyes" 34 25 81
1985 "Go" 46 7 Astra
1986 "Wishing" [promo]
"Too Late" 30
1990 "Days Like These" 64 2 Then & Now
"Prayin' 4 a Miracle" [promo]
1992 "Who Will Stop the Rain" Aqua
"Lay Down Your Arms" [promo]
"Heaven on Earth" [promo]
"Little Rich Boy"
"Crime of the Heart"
"Love Under Fire" [promo]
"Back in Town" [promo]
1994 "Anytime" Aria
"Summer" [promo]
"Military Man" [promo]
1996 "Turn It Around" [promo] Arena
2000 "Wherever You Are" [promo] Aura
"Estoy Listo Para Ir a Mi Casa" Non-album song
2004 "Long Way from Home" Silent Nation
"What About Love" [promo]
2012 "Face on the Bridge" [promo] XXX
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

Music videos[edit]

  • "Heat of the Moment" (1982)
  • "Only time will tell" (1982)
  • "Don't Cry" (1983)
  • "The Smile has left your eyes" (1983)
  • "Go" (1985)
  • "Kari-Anne" (1990)
  • "Prayin' 4 a miracle" (1990)
  • "Anytime" (1994)
  • "Face on the Bridge" (2012)
  • "Faithful" (2012)
  • "Valkyrie" (2014)

References[edit]