Bee Gees discography

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Bee Gees discography

The Bee Gees in 1967.
Releases
Studio albums 22
Live albums 2
Compilation albums 10
Singles 83
Soundtracks 4

Albums[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

Year Title Chart positions Certifications Record Label
UK
[1]
US
[2]
CAN
[2][3]
DEU
[4]
AUS AUT
[5]
NZL
[6]
Other UK
[7]
US
[8]
1965 The Bee Gees Sing and Play 14 Barry Gibb Songs Leedon
1966 Spicks and Specks Spin
1967 Bee Gees' 1st 8 7 4 10 2 (FRA) Gold Polydor/Atco
1968 Horizontal 16 12 1 8
Idea 4 17 10 3 8 4 (FRA)
1969 Odessa 10 20 7 4 13 3 (ESP)
1970 Cucumber Castle 57 94 37 36 10 9 (ITA)
2 Years On 32 22 22
1971 Trafalgar 34 17 8 3 (ITA)
1972 To Whom It May Concern 35 50 13 6 (ESP)
1973 Life in a Tin Can 69 54 19 10 (ITA) RSO
1974 Mr. Natural 178 20
1975 Main Course 14 1 29 29 36 Gold
1976 Children of the World 8 3 36 16 6 23 (R&B)[2] Platinum
1979 Spirits Having Flown 1 1 1 1 1 2 1 9 (R&B)[2] Platinum Platinum[A]
1981 Living Eyes 73 41 32 37 30 13 6 (NOR)
1987 E·S·P 5 96 85 1 2 44 1 (CHE) Platinum Warner Bros.
1989 One 29 68 46 4 29 23 6 (CHE)
1991 High Civilization 24 2 4
1993 Size Isn't Everything 23 153 12 6 1 (ARG) Gold Polydor
1997 Still Waters 2 11 11 2 4 4 1 Gold Platinum
2001 This Is Where I Came In 6 16 10[B] 3 16 6 4 1 (HKG) Gold
"—" denotes a recording that did not chart or was not released in that territory.
  • A ^ Spirits Having Flown was never re-certified after achieving platinum status in 1979 despite having sold over 4 million copies in the U.S alone and 16 million copies worldwide.[9][10]
  • B ^ All Canadian chart positions are from the archives of RPM magazine, except This Is Where I Can In whose position is from Nielsen SoundScan's Top Canadian Albums chart.

Live albums[edit]

Year Title Chart positions Certifications Record Label
UK
[1]
US
[2]
DEU
[4]
AUS NZL
[6]
UK[7] US
[8]
1977 Here at Last... Bee Gees... Live 8 44 8 1 Gold Platinum RSO
1998 One Night Only 4 72 5 1 1 3× Platinum Platinum Polydor
"—" denotes a recording that did not chart or was not released in that territory.

Compilation albums[edit]

The Bee Gees have had many compilations over the years ranging from Australian-only sets to period releases that cover 1967–1974, for example. Only major releases are listed here.

Year Title Chart positions Certifications Record Label
UK
[1]
US
[2]
DEU
[4]
AUS Other UK[7] US
[8]
1969 Best of Bee Gees 7 9 26 6 5 (CAN) Gold Polydor/Atco
1970 Inception/Nostalgia Karussell
1973 Best of Bee Gees, Volume 2 98 17 Polydor
1976 Bee Gees Gold 50 Gold RSO
1979 Bee Gees Greatest 6 1 43 1 2 (NZL) Platinum 2× Platinum
1990 The Very Best of the Bee Gees 6 9 7 5 (JPN) 3× Platinum Polydor
2001 Their Greatest Hits: The Record 5 49 10 2 1 (NZL) 3× Platinum Platinum
2004 Number Ones 4[A] 5 43 17 1 (HKG) Platinum Gold Universal
2005 Love Songs 51 166 18 (FRA) Silver
2009 The Ultimate Bee Gees 19 49[B] 32 7 33 (JPN) Gold Reprise
2010 Mythology 29 9 3 14 (NZL) Gold
"—" denotes a recording that did not chart or was not released in that territory.
  • A ^ Number Ones peaked on the UK Albums Chart at #7 in 2004, but re-entered at #5 in 2012 following Robin Gibb's death, eventually climbing to #4. In the US, the set peaked at #5 in August, 2012 after originally peaking at #23 in 2004.
  • B ^ The Ultimate Bee Gees originally peaked at #116 on the Billboard 200 albums chart in 2009, but re-entered the chart at #49 in 2012 following Robin Gibb's death.[11]

Soundtracks[edit]

Year Title Chart positions Certifications Record Label
UK
[1]
US
[2]
DEU
[4]
AUS Other UK US
1971 Melody 1 (JPN) Polydor/Atco
1977 Saturday Night Fever 1 1 1 1 1 (BRA, NZL, JPN, ITA, ZAF) Platinum 15× Platinum RSO
1978 Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band 38 5 13 Silver Platinum
1983 Staying Alive 14 6 1 25 1 (CHE), 2 (ITA, JPN) Silver Platinum
"—" denotes a recording that did not chart or was not released in that territory.

Singles[edit]

Year Single Album Chart positions
UK DEU NLD U.S. CAN AUS NZL Other
Mar 1963 (AUS) A: "The Battle of the Blue and the Grey"
B: "The Three Kisses of Love"
(non-album single) 98
Jul 1963 (AUS) A: "Timber!"
B: "Take Hold of That Star"
The Bee Gees Sing and
Play 14 Barry Gibb Songs
75
Feb 1964 (AUS) A: "Peace of Mind"
B: "Don't Say Goodbye"
Aug 1964 (AUS) A: "Claustrophobia"
B: "Could It Be"
Oct 1964 (AUS) A: "Turn Around, Look at Me"
B: "(Theme from) The Travels of Jamie McPheeters"
(non-album singles) 94
Mar 1965 (AUS) A: "Every Day I Have to Cry"
B: "You Wouldn't Know"
Sep 1965 (AUS) A: "Wine and Women"
B: "Follow the Wind"
The Bee Gees Sing and
Play 14 Barry Gibb Songs
19
Nov 1965 (AUS) A: "I Was a Lover, A Leader of Men"
B: "And the Children Laughing"
85
Mar 1966 (AUS) A: "I Want Home"
B: "Cherry Red"
(non-album single)
Jun 1966 (AUS) A: "Monday's Rain"
B: "All of My Life"
Spicks and Specks
Sep 1966 (AUS)
Feb 1967 (World)
A: "Spicks and Specks"
B: "I Am the World"
28 3 5 1 8 (DEN)
Feb 1967 (AUS) A: "Born a Man"
B: "Big Chance"
86
Year Single Album Chart positions
UK DEU NLD U.S. CAN AUS NZL Other
Apr 1967 A: "New York Mining Disaster 1941"
B: "I Can't See Nobody"
Bee Gees' 1st 12 10 3 14 34 11 3 31 (FRA)
Jul 1967 A: "To Love Somebody"
B: "Close Another Door"
41 19 9 17 9 6 8 (BEL)
Sep 1967 (U.S.)
Oct 1967 (EUR)
A: "Holiday" [Not UK]
B: "Every Christian Lion Hearted Man Will Show You"
2 16 18 10 (ESP)
Sep 1967 (World)
Nov 1967 (U.S.)
A: "Massachusetts"
B: "Barker of the UFO"
Horizontal 1 1 1 11 1 2 1
Dec 1967 A: "World" [Not US]
B: "Sir Geoffrey Saved the World"
9 1 1 6 2 2 (CHE)
Jan 1968 A: "Words"
B: "Sinking Ships"
(non-album singles) 8 1 1 15 4 13 9 1 (CHE)
Mar 1968 Double A: "Jumbo"
A: "The Singer Sang His Song"
25 5 1 57 16 20 4 (CHE)
Aug 1968 A: "I've Gotta Get a Message to You"
B: "Kitty Can"
Idea 1 3 2 8 3 3 2 1 (ZAF)
Dec 1968 A: "I Started a Joke" [Not UK]
B: "Kilburn Towers"
3 6 1 1 1 1 (DEN)
Jan 1969 (UK)
Mar 1969
A: "First of May"
B: "Lamplight"
Odessa 6 3 1 37 14 15 4 3 (DEN), 4 (IRL)
May 1969 A: "Tomorrow Tomorrow"
B: "Sun in My Morning"
(non-album single) 23 6 3 54 19 28 3 1 (DEN)
Aug 1969 A: "Don't Forget to Remember"
B: "The Lord"
Cucumber Castle 2 9 1 73 39 10 1 1 (DEN), 2 (NOR)
Jan 1970 (BNL) A: "Let There Be Love"
B: "Really and Sincerely"
Idea 14
Mar 1970 (USA) A: "If Only I Had My Mind on Something Else"
B: "Sweetheart"
Cucumber Castle 91
Apr 1970 A: "I.O.I.O."
B: "Sweetheart"
49 6 6 94 14 6 2 (AUT) 3(DEN)
Year Single Album Chart positions
UK DEU NLD U.S. CAN AUS NZL Other
Nov 1970 A: "Lonely Days"
B: "Man for All Seasons"
2 Years On 33 25 3 3 1 9 10 3 (DEN)
May 1971 (UK, JPN) A: "Melody Fair"
B: "In the Morning"
Melody (OST) 3 (JPN)
Jun 1971 A: "How Can You Mend a Broken Heart"
B: "Country Woman"
Trafalgar 11 1 1 3 6 2 (CHL)
Oct 1971 (BNL) A: "When the Swallows Fly"
B: "Give Your Best"
Idea & Melody (OST) 18
Nov 1971 (JPN) A: "In the Morning"
B: "To Love Somebody"
Melody (OST) 36 (JPN)
Dec 1971 A: "Don't Wanna Live Inside Myself"
B: "Walking Back to Waterloo"
Trafalgar 29 53
Jan 1972 A: "My World"
B: "On Time"
(non-album single) 16 41 9 16 11 3 9 1 (HKG)
May 1972 (BNL) A: "Israel"
B: "Dearest"
Trafalgar 22
Jul 1972 A: "Run to Me"
B: "Road to Alaska"
To Whom It May Concern 9 28 16 6 3 5 3 (ZAF)
Nov 1972 (JPN) A: "Sea of Smiling Faces"
B: "Please Don't Turn Out the Lights"
Dec 1972 A: "Alive"
B: "Paper Mache, Cabbages and Kings"
17 34 28 4
Mar 1973 A: "Saw a New Morning"
B: "My Life Has Been a Song"
Life in a Tin Can 94 38 1 (HKG)
Jun 1973 A: "Wouldn't I Be Someone"
B: "Elisa"
A Kick in the Head Is Worth Eight in the Pants
(unreleased)
115 52 1 (HKG)
Mar 1974 A: "Mr. Natural"
B: "It Doesn't Matter Much to Me"
Mr. Natural 93 11
Jun 1974 (U.S.) A: "Throw a Penny"
B: "I Can't Let You Go"
Aug 1974 A: "Charade"
B: "Heavy Breathing"
103 7 (CHL)
Year Single Album Chart positions
UK DEU NLD U.S. CAN AUS NZL Other
May 1975 A: "Jive Talkin'"
B: "Wind of Change"
Main Course 5 23 26 1 1 14 4 5 (IRL)
Sep 1975 A: "Nights on Broadway"
B: "Edge of the Universe"
17 8 7 2 67 14 12 (BEL)
Jan 1976 A: "Fanny (Be Tender with My Love)"
B: "Country Lanes"
42 12 2 61 7 18 (BEL)
Jun 1976 A: "You Should Be Dancing"
B: "Subway"
Children of the World 5 16 15 1 1 2 10 4 (IRL)
Sep 1976 A: "Love So Right"
B: "You Stepped into My Life"
41 38 3 2 28 14 (IRL)
Jan 1977
(U.S., JPN, ITA)
A: "Boogie Child"
B: "Lovers"
12 9 13 37 (ITA)
Feb 1977
(EUR, AUS)
A: "Children of the World"
B: "Boogie Child"
84 13
May 1977 A: "Edge of the Universe" (live)
B: "Words" (live)
Here at Last... Bee Gees... Live 26 16 19
Oct 1977 A: "How Deep Is Your Love"
B: "Can't Keep a Good Man Down" (live)
Saturday Night Fever (OST) 3 21 8 1 1 3 6 1 (FIN)
Nov 1977
(AUS, ITA, POR)
A: "More Than a Woman"
B: "Children of the World"
29 31 4 (ITA)
Dec 1977 A: "Stayin' Alive"
B: "If I Can't Have You"
4 2 3 1 1 1 1 1 (MEX)
Feb 1978 A: "Night Fever"
B: "Down the Road" (live)
1 2 3 1 1 7 2 1 (ESP)
Aug 1978 (SWE) A: "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band"/"With a Little Help from My Friends"
B: "Nowhere Man"/"Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (Reprise)"
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely
Hearts Club Band
(OST)
Nov 1978 A: "Too Much Heaven"
B: "Rest Your Love on Me"
Spirits Having Flown 3 10 11 1 1 5 1 1 (ITA)
Jan 1979 A: "Tragedy"
B: "Until"
1 2 5 1 1 2 1 1 (ITA)
Apr 1979 A: "Love You Inside Out"
B: "I'm Satisfied"
13 21 27 1 1 77 17 17 (ITA)
Dec 1979 A: "Spirits (Having Flown)"
B: "Wind of Change"
16 35 14 (IRL)
Year Single Album Chart positions
UK DEU NLD U.S. CAN AUS NZL Other
Sep 1981 A: "He's a Liar"
B: "He's a Liar" (instrumental)
Living Eyes 68 17 30 33 38 5 (ITA)
Nov 1981 A: "Living Eyes"
B: "I Still Love You"
58 41 45 7 7 (AUT)
May 1983 A: "The Woman in You"
B: "Stayin' Alive"
Staying Alive (OST) 81 23 26 24 73 2 (ESP)
Aug 1983 A: "Someone Belonging to Someone"
B: "I Love You Too Much" (instrumental)
49 55 30 49 24 (CHN)
Sep 1987 A: "You Win Again"
B: "Backtafunk"
E.S.P. 1 1 6 75 10 18 1 (CHN)
Dec 1987 A: "E.S.P"
B: "Overnight"
51 13 26 89 8 (CHN)
Feb 1988 (UK) A: "Crazy for Your Love"
B: "You Win Again" (Remix)
79
Mar 1988 (EUR) A: "Angela" [non-UK]
B: "You Win Again" (Remix)
52 89
Apr 1989 A: "Ordinary Lives"
B: "Wing and a Prayer"
One 54 8 27 9 (CHN)
Jul 1989 A: "One"
B: "Flesh and Blood"
71 37 46 7 11 7 (ARG)
Jan 1990 A: "Bodyguard"
B: "Will You Ever Let Me"
Year Single Album Chart positions
UK DEU NLD U.S. CAN AUS NZL Other
Mar 1991 A: "Secret Love" [non-US]
B: "Party with No Name"
High Civilization 5 2 13 2 (AUT)
May 1991 (US) A: "When He's Gone"
B: "True Confessions"
Aug 1991 (DEU, AUT) A: "The Only Love"
B: "You Win Again" (live)
31 27 (AUT)
Aug 1991 (US) A: "Happy Ever After"
B: "Evolution"
Oct 1993 A: "Paying the Price of Love"
B: "My Destiny"
Size Isn't Everything 23 36 13 74 53 5 (BEL)
Dec 1993 A: "For Whom the Bell Tolls"
B: "Decadance (You Should Be Dancing)
4 52 20 109 53 1 (BRA)
Apr 1994 (UK) A: "How to Fall in Love, Part 1"
B: "Fallen Angel"
30
Apr 1994 (EUR) A: "Kiss of Life" [non-UK]
B: "855-7019"
51 43
Feb 1997 A: "Alone"
B: "Rings Around the Moon"
Still Waters 5 6 28 28 9 7 2 1 (HKG)
Jun 1997 A: "I Could Not Love You More" [non US]
B: "Love Never Dies"
14 88
Nov 1997 A: "Still Waters (Run Deep)"
B: "Love Never Dies"
18 79 91 57 99
Jul 1998 A: "Immortality"
(Celine Dion with the Bee Gees)
B: "My Heart Will Go On"
Let's Talk About Love
(Celine Dion album)
5 2 41 28 38 8 (SWI)
15 (FRA)
2 (AUT)
Apr 2001 A: "This Is Where I Came In"
B: "Just in Case"
C: "I Will Be There"
This Is Where I Came In 18 25 56 76 37 25 (BEL)
"—" denotes a recording that did not chart or was not released in that territory.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Bee Gees | Artist | Official Charts". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 28 October 2012. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f g "Bee Gees – Awards: AllMusic". AllMusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 28 October 2012. 
  3. ^ "Results – RPM – Library and Archives Canada". Library and Archives Canada. Retrieved 28 October 2012. 
  4. ^ a b c d "Bee Gees Album Search Results". Charts.de (in German). Media Control. Retrieved 28 October 2012. 
  5. ^ "Discographie Bee Gees – Austriancharts.at". Austrian Charts (in German). Hung Medien. Retrieved 28 October 2012. 
  6. ^ a b "Charts.org.nz – Discography Bee Gees". Charts.org.nz. Hung Medien. Retrieved 28 October 2012. 
  7. ^ a b c BPI UK Certifications Database
  8. ^ a b c RIAA U.S. Gold and Platinum Certifications Database
  9. ^ Kendall Agee, Warren; Phillip H. Ault and Edwin Emery (1982-01-01). Perspectives on mass communications. Harper & Row. Retrieved 2012-08-11. 
  10. ^ Stanley, Bob (2013). Yeah Yeah Yeah: The Story of Modern Pop. Faber and Faber. Retrieved 3 March 2014. 
  11. ^ http://www.billboard.com/articles/news/485450/bee-gees-album-sales-jump-339-after-robin-gibbs-death