Bette Midler discography

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Bette Midler discography

Bette Midler on February 21, 1990, along with producer Arif Mardin, after winning two trophies at the 32nd Grammy Awards for the Record and the Song of the Year — "Wind Beneath My Wings".
Releases
Studio albums 14
Live albums 4
Compilation albums 6
Singles 38
Video albums 4
Music videos 10
Soundtracks 4
Box sets 2
Spoken word albums 1
Promotional singles 9
Other appearances 10
Unreleased songs 3

The discography of the American recording artist Bette Midler consists of thirteen studio albums, four soundtrack albums, five live albums, one spoken word album, and six greatest hits compilations. She has released forty-seven official singles, nine of which were promotional recordings, as well as four video albums and she has made twelve music videos.

As of 2012, Midler has sold more than 40 million albums worldwide.[1]

Albums[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

Year Album details Peak chart positions Certifications
AU
[2]
AT
[3]
CA
[4]
FR
[5]
GE
[6]
JP
[7]
NT
[8]
NZ
[9]
NO
[10]
SW
[11]
UK
[12]
US
[13]
ARIA
[14]
BPI
[15]
CRIA
[16]
RIAA
[17]
1972 The Divine Miss M 7 5 9
  • CA: Platinum
  • US: Platinum
1973 Bette Midler
  • Released: November 16, 1973
  • Label: Atlantic (#SD7270)[19]
  • Format: LP, CD (1995)
14 3 6
  • US: Gold
1976 Songs for the New Depression
  • Released: January 8, 1976
  • Label: Atlantic (#SD18155)[20]
  • Format: LP, CD (1995)
50 27
1977 Broken Blossom
  • Released: November 17, 1977
  • Label: Atlantic (#SD19151)[21]
  • Format: LP, CD (1995)
47 46 51
1979 Thighs and Whispers
  • Released: October 1979
  • Label: Atlantic (#SD16004)[22]
  • Format: LP, CD (1995)
28 28 65
1983 No Frills
  • Released: August 1, 1983
  • Label: Atlantic (#80070)[23]
  • Format: LP, CD (1995)
43 71 46 41 3 1 60
1990 Some People's Lives[A]
  • Released: September 4, 1990
  • Label: Atlantic (#82129)[24]
  • Format: LP, CD
7 27 7 15 66 10 5 6
  • AUS: 2× Platinum
  • CA: 2× Platinum
  • US: 2× Platinum
  • UK: Gold
1995 Bette of Roses
  • Released: July 27, 1995
  • Label: Atlantic (#82823)[25]
  • Format: CD
51 69 74 45 55 45
  • US: Platinum
  • UK: Silver
1998 Bathhouse Betty 55 88 68 89 32
  • US: Gold
2000 Bette
  • Released: October 10, 2000
  • Label: Warner Bros (#47843)[27]
  • Format: CD
69
2003 Sings the Rosemary Clooney Songbook
  • Released: September 30, 2003
  • Label: Columbia (#CK90350)[28]
  • Format: CD
28 14
  • US: Gold
2005 Sings the Peggy Lee Songbook
  • Released: October 25, 2005
  • Label: Columbia (#CN97758)[29]
  • Format: DD (CD, DVD)
41 10
2006 Cool Yule (Holiday album)
  • Released: October 10, 2006
  • Label: Columbia (#82876 86266)[30]
  • Format: CD
33
2014 It's the Girls!
  • Released: November 4, 2014
  • Label: Warner/Rhino
  • Format: CD
"—" denotes an album that did not chart or was not released in that region.
Notes
  • A ^ Some People's Lives was classified as the 36th best-selling album of 1991 in Australia.[31] In Canada, the set became the 60th most selling album in 1990,[32] while in 1991 it scored at number #36 on the End-of-Year chart.[33]

Soundtracks[edit]

Year Album details Peak chart positions Certifications
AU
[2]
AT
[3]
CA
[4]
FR
[5]
GE
[6]
JP
[7]
NT
[8]
NZ
[9]
NO
[10]
SW
[11]
UK
[12]
US
[13]
ARIA
[14]
BPI
[15]
CRIA
[16]
RIAA
[17]
1979 The Rose
  • Released: August 22, 1979
  • Label: Atlantic (#SD16010)[34]
  • Format: LP, CS, CD (1995)
3 31 16 19 18 4 68 12
  • AUS: 3× Platinum
  • US: 2× Platinum
1988 Beaches[B]
  • Released: November 22, 1988
  • Label: Atlantic (#81933)[35]
  • Format: LP, CS, CD
1 2 21 2
  • US: 3× Platinum
  • UK: Gold
1991 For the Boys
  • Released: November 12, 1991
  • Label: Atlantic (#82329)[36]
  • Format: LP, CS, CD
44 34 28 52 75 22
  • CA: Gold
  • US: Gold
1993 Gypsy
  • Released: November 23, 1993
  • Label: Atlantic (#82551)[37]
  • Format: CD
175
[C]
"—" denotes an album that did not chart or was not released in that region.
Notes
  • B ^ Beaches was classified as the 8th most selling album on the Australian End-of-Year Chart for 1989.[38]
  • C ^ While the Billboard magazine reports Gypsy charted the highest at number #175 in USA,[39] according to AllMusic the soundtrack peaked at #183 on Billboard 200.[40]

Live albums[edit]

Year Album details Peak chart positions Certifications
AU
[2]
AT
[3]
CA
[4]
FR
[5]
GE
[6]
JP
[7]
NT
[8]
NZ
[9]
NO
[10]
SW
[11]
UK
[12]
US
[13]
ARIA
[14]
BPI
[15]
CRIA
[16]
RIAA
[17]
1977 Live at Last
  • Released: June 1977
  • Label: Atlantic (#SD29000)[41]
  • Format: 2LP, 2CD (N/A)
39 49
1980 Divine Madness
  • Released: November 7, 1980
  • Label: Atlantic (#SD16022)[42]
  • Format: LP
20 12 34
1997 Classic Performance Live[D]
  • Released: 1997 (2008, re-issue)[43]
  • Label: Warner Bros (#25646 94067)[44]
  • Format: CD/DVD set
2010 Divine Miss M in Performance[E]
  • Released: January 11, 2011
  • Label: Immortal (# N/A)[45]
  • Format: CD, DVD
"—" denotes an album that did not chart or was not released in that region.
Notes
  • D ^ Classic Performance Live is an edited audio version of DVD Diva Las Vegas, issued as part of Classic Performance Live: Sight & Sound series.[46]
  • E ^ The CD release of Divine Miss M in Performance excluded four tracks (such as "Cuanto le gusta", "Marajuana", "Chattanooga choo choo" and "Hello in There")[45] from the DVD version of the same name.[47]

Spoken word albums[edit]

Year Album details Peak chart positions Certifications
AU
[2]
AT
[3]
CA
[4]
FR
[5]
GE
[6]
JP
[7]
NT
[8]
NZ
[9]
NO
[10]
SW
[11]
UK
[12]
US
[13]
ARIA
[14]
BPI
[15]
CRIA
[16]
RIAA
[17]
1985 Mud Will Be Flung Tonight
  • Released: 1985
  • Label: Atlantic (#81291)[48]
  • Format: LP, CD
94 183
"—" denotes an album that did not chart or was not released in that region.

Compilations[edit]

Year Album details Peak chart positions Certifications
AU
[2]
AT
[3]
CA
[4]
FR
[5]
GE
[6]
JP
[7]
NT
[8]
NZ
[9]
NO
[10]
SW
[11]
UK
[12]
US
[13]
ARIA
[14]
BPI
[15]
CRIA
[16]
RIAA
[17]
1978 The Best of Bette
  • Released: 1978
  • Label: Atlantic (#50530)[49]
  • Format: LP, CD (1987)
18 32
1981 The Best of Bette (1981)
  • Released: 1981
  • Label: K-tel (# N/A)
  • Format: LP
40
1987 Just Hits
  • Released: 1987
  • Label: Atlantic (# N/A)
  • Format: LP
97
1993 Experience the Divine: Greatest Hits[F]
  • Released: June 22, 1993 [50]
  • Label: Atlantic (#82497)[50]
  • Format: CS, CD (CD, re-issue 1996)
3 35 27 67 58 1 3 3 50
  • AU: 4× Platinum
  • CA: Gold
  • US: Platinum
  • UK: Platinum
2008 (Jackpot!) The Best Bette[G]
  • Released: September 23, 2008
  • Label: Atlantic / Rhino (#R2515881)[51]
  • Format: CD (CD/DVD, UK Limited edition)
36 10 6 66
  • UK: 2× Platinum
2010 Memories of You
  • Released: November 22, 2010
  • Label: Warner / Rhino (#77186)
  • Format: CD (only UK)
45
  • UK: Silver
"—" denotes an album that did not chart or was not released in that region.
Notes
  • F ^ Experience the Divine: Greatest Hits was classified as the 28th most selling album on the Australian End-of-Year Chart for 1993[52] and the 43rd for the year of 1994, respectively.[53]
  • G ^ While in USA, her 2008's greatest-hits set was titled Jackpot! The Best Bette, in the overseas the compilation was released under the name The Best Bette.

Box sets[edit]

Year Album details Notes
2000 Bette Midler: 3 for One
  • Released: April 4 2000
  • Label: Atlantic (#CD BOX SET)
  • Format: 3CD
2011 Original Album Series
  • Released: October 14, 2011
  • Label: Atlantic (#97547)[55]
  • Format: 5CD

Singles[edit]

As lead artist[edit]

Year Single Peak chart positions Certifications Album
AU

[2]
CAN GE

[56]
NT NZ

[57]
NO

[58]
SW

[59]
UK

[60]
USA ARIA
[14]
BPI
[15]
CRIA
[16]
RIAA
[17]
AC
[61]
100
[62]
40
[63]
100
[64]
DC
[65]
AC
[66]
100
[67]
1972 "Do You Want to Dance?"[H] 19 1 18 8 17 The Divine Miss M[18]
1973 "Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy"[I] 7 3 8 1 8
"Friends"[J] 17 57 9 40
"In the Mood"[K] 96 29 28 18 51 Bette Midler[19]
1976 "Strangers in the Night"[L] 7 Songs for the New Depression[20]
"Samedi et Vendredi"[M]
1977 "You're Movin' Out Today" 75 10 67 11 42 Live at Last[41]
"Storybook Children (Daybreak)"[N] 39 56 57 Broken Blossom[21]
1978 "Buckets of Rain" featuring Bob Dylan[O] The Best of Bette[49]
1979 "Married Men" 37 98 32 40 Thighs and Whispers[22]
"Hang on in There Baby"[P] 70
"My Knight in Black Leather"[Q] 29
1980 "When a Man Loves a Woman" 35 The Rose[34]
"The Rose"[R] 6 1 2 24 1 3
  • US: Gold
"My Mother's Eyes" (Live) 59 34 8 39 Divine Madness[42]
"Chapel of Love" (Live)
1983 "All I Need to Know" 5 39 77 No Frills[23]
"Favorite Waste of Time" 44 78
1984 "Beast of Burden" 12 15 10 11 4 2 2 71
1988 "Under the Boardwalk" 26 Beaches[35]
1989 "Wind Beneath My Wings"[S] 1 3 4 5 2 1
  • US: Platinum
1990 "From a Distance"[T] 8 1 7 14 3 3 6 1 2
  • US: Platinum
Some People's Lives[24]
1991 "Night and Day" 6 68 50 15 62
"The Gift of Love" 3 40 19
"Moonlight Dancing"
"Every Road Leads Back to You"[U] 10 66 15 78 For the Boys[36]
1992 "In My Life" 32 20
1995 "To Deserve You"[V] 18 5 7 173 2 Bette of Roses[25]
"In This Life" 26 146
1996 "God Help the Outcasts"[68] The Hunchback of Notre Dame[69]
"You Don't Own Me" with Goldie Hawn & Diane Keaton The First Wives Club[70]
1998 "My One True Friend" 49 87 58 16 Bathhouse Betty[26]
1999 "I'm Beautiful" 1
2001 "In These Shoes" 8 Bette[27]
2003 "White Christmas" 15 Sings the Rosemary Clooney Songbook[28]
2005 "Fever" 4 Sings the Peggy Lee Songbook[29]
2006 "From a Distance" (Christmas version) 13 Cool Yule[30]
2008 "Wind Beneath My Wings" (re-issue) 70 The Best Bette[51]
"—" denotes a single that did not chart or was not released in that region.
Notes
  • H ^ Promotional release of "Do You Want to Dance" was issued in Germany as double A-side single, along with song "Daytime Hustler".[71]
  • I ^ "Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy" was released in Germany and Netherlands as a double A-side SP, along with "Chapel of Love".[72]
  • J ^ The single "Friends" was issued in UK only as a promotional single.[73]
  • K ^ "In the Mood" as a double A-side single with "Drinking Again", only in France and Netherlands.[74]
  • L ^ While in USA "Strangers in the Night" was released as a A/A-single altogether with "Old Cape Cod", in France the single was issued with French-sung track "Samedi et Vendredi.[75]
  • M ^ "Samedi et vendredi" was issued on single only in Italy.[76]
  • N ^ In some countries, such as e.g. Canada and France, the song was promoted under title "Day Break (Storybook Children)".[77]
  • O ^ "Buckets of Rain", originally released on the 1976's album Songs for the New Depression, was issued later on in UK to support the import compilation The Best Bette.[78]
  • P ^ "Hang on in There Baby" was issued in USA only as a promotional single,[79] and along with "My Knight in Black Leather" as double A-side release.[80]
  • Q ^ "My Knight in Black Leather" was released only in Germany and Scandinavian region.[81]
  • R ^ In French-speaking regions, "The Rose" was released as a double A-side SP with track "Stay with Me".[82] In Canada, "The Rose" became the 9th most selling in 1980.[83]
  • S ^ "Wind Beneath My Wings" also scored at number #3 on the Canadian Retail Singles[84] and at #4 on Irish Singles Chart.[85] Within End-of-Year charts, the title became the 11th best selling single of 1989 in Australia and the 31st in Canada, respectively.[86]
  • T ^ "From a Distance" also reached number #3 in Ireland.[85] On the Canadian End-of-Year charts for 1990, the track was classified as the 15th most successful amongs Adult Contemporary songs[87] and the 61st most selling in general, respectively.[88]
  • U ^ "Every Road Leads Back to You" was classified as the 73rd from the Top 100 Adult Contemporary tracks of 1992 in Canada.[89]
  • V ^ "To Deserve You" charted also at number #14 in Japan,[90] while on the US Dance End-of-Year chart it was classified at #45.[91]

As featured artist[edit]

Year Single Peak chart positions Certifications Album
AU

[92]
CAN GE

[93]
NT NZ

[94]
NO

[95]
SW

[96]
UK

[97]
USA ARIA
[x]
BPI
[98]
CRIA
[99]
RIAA
[100]
AC
[101]
100
[102]
40
[103]
100
[104]
DC
[x]
AC
[105]
100
[106]
1985 "We Are the World" by USA for Africa 1 1 1 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
  • CA: 3× Platinum
  • UK: Silver
  • US: 4× Platinum
We Are the World
"—" denotes a single that did not chart or was not released in that region.

Promotional singles[edit]

Year Song USA Notes
DC
[65]
1976 "Old Cape Cod"[L]
1977 "Paradise"[L]
  • Two-track SP featuring a stereo and mono version of the song from Broken Blossom album, released in USA.[108]
1979 "Big Noise from Winnetka"[Q] 98
  • Originally a song from Thighs and Whispers, released in USA and Canada. In Canada, the single included the album version of "Rain" on the B-side.[109]
1993 "Small World" featuring Peter Riegert
  • One-track US promotional CD single, taken from the original soundtrack recording of Gypsy.[110]
1996 "That's How Love Moves"[W]
  • One-track single issued in Germany, almost two years prior to its official release on the album Bathhouse Betty.[111]
1999 "La vie en rose"
  • Japanese 3" CD release including "The Rose", featured in the Japanese Nissan TV advertisement.[112]
2000 "Nobody Else But You"[X]
"Bless You Child"
  • Two-track promo CD single released in Japan, featuring also "Nobody Else But You", both from her album Bette.[114]
2001 "Love T.K.O."
  • One-track promotional picture CD issued in USA, also from the Bette set.[115]

Other appearances[edit]

Year Song Role Notes
1980 "Blueberry Pie" Lead vocal
1988 "Perfect Isn't Easy"
1992 "Somewhere in My Memory"
1995 "It's Gonna Take a Miracle" with The Manhattan Transfer
"Up, Up, Up"
  • Appears as B-side on the US[120] and German[121] release of her 1995's single "To Deserve You".
1997 "Somewhere Along the Way" featuring Tommy Flanagan
1998 "Heaven"
  • A song written by Julie Gold, issued as a bonus track on Japanese version of her set Bathhouse Betty and as B-side of the single "My One True Friend" in Germany, respectively.[123]
2004 "Manhattan" with Rod Stewart
2005 "Baby Mine"
2010 "The Greatest Ears in Town" featuring Barry Gibb Lead vocal,
co-writer
  • A song written by herself along with Marc Shaiman, released on the final Arif Mardin's set All My Friends Are Here (2010) on NuNoise.[126]
Notes

Unreleased songs[edit]

Year Song Role Notes
1982 "No Jinx" Lead vocal
1989 "One More Cheer"
1993 "I Put a Spell on You"

Videos[edit]

Video albums[edit]

Year Album details Notes Certifications
ARIA
[14]
BPI
[15]
CRIA
[16]
RIAA
[17]
1984 The Bette Midler Show
1986 Art or Bust
  • Label: Vestron (#VA 13080)
  • Format: VHS, DVD (2010)
  • Originally aired as the HBO program Art or Bust (1984) with live recordings from Midler's "De Tour" in Minneapolis in 1983, with additional archive footage from the Continental Baths in NYC in 1971 and the UJA's Telethon of 1973. Released on DVD in 2010 as The Divine Miss M in Performance.[47]
1997 Diva Las Vegas[X]
  • Import release, in 2000 re-issued on DVD. In addition, also available as a bonus disc on the UK Deluxe Edition of The Best Bette from 2009.[46]
  • AU: 2× Platinum
  • UK: Gold
2011 The Showgirl Must Go On
Notes
  • X ^ Diva Las Vegas topped the Australian Music DVD chart in October 1997,[133] and was classified as the 19th most selling DVD in 2005 in Australia.[134]

Music videos[edit]

Year Song Director
1983 "Favorite Waste of Time"
  • Tommy Shalami
"Beast of Burden"
  • Allan Arkush
1988 "Under the Boardwalk"
"Wind Beneath My Wings"
1990 "From a Distance"
"Night and Day"
  • Meiert Avis
1991 "Every Road Leads Back to You"
1995 "To Deserve You"
  • Marcus Nispel
"To Deserve You" (Remix)
1998 "My One True Friend"
2006 "Cool Yule"

See also[edit]

References[edit]

General
Specific
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  2. ^ a b c d e f For pre-1989 positions of Midler's singles and albums regardless of position: For top 50 positions of both singles and albums post-1989, see australian-charts.com:
  3. ^ a b c d e For peak chart positions of Midler's albums in Austria, use her austriancharts.at-link:
  4. ^ a b c d e For peak chart positions of Midler's albums in Canada, use her collectionscanada.gc.ca-links depending on a release:
  5. ^ a b c d e For peak chart positions of Midler's albums in France, use the infodisc.fr-link, searching for her name in the field "Choisir un artiste dans la liste & appuyez sur OK":
  6. ^ a b c d e For peak chart positions of Midler's albums in Germany, use her charts.de-links depending on a release:
  7. ^ a b c d e For peak chart positions of Midler's albums in Japan, use her oricon.co.jp-links depending on a release:
  8. ^ a b c d e For peak chart positions of Midler's albums in Netherlands, use her dutchcharts.nl-links depending on a release:
  9. ^ a b c d e For peak chart positions of Midler's albums in New Zealand, use her charts.org.nz-links depending on a release:
  10. ^ a b c d e For peak chart positions of Midler's albums in Norway, use her norwegiancharts.com-links depending on a release:
  11. ^ a b c d e For peak chart positions of Midler's albums in Sweden, use her hitparad.se-links depending on a release:
  12. ^ a b c d e For peak chart positions of Midler's albums in England, use her chartarchive.org-links depending on a release:
  13. ^ a b c d e For peak chart positions of Midler's albums in USA, use her allmusic-links and/or the billboard's for excluded soundtracks:
  14. ^ a b c d e f g For music recording sales certifications received by Midler in Australia, use the ARIA-links depending on a release:
  15. ^ a b c d e f g For music recording sales certifications received by Midler in UK, search by her name using the BPI-link:
  16. ^ a b c d e f g For music recording sales certifications received by Midler in Canada, search by her name using the CRIA-link:
  17. ^ a b c d e f g For music recording sales certifications received by Midler in USA, search by her name using the RIAA-link:
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