Cat Stevens discography

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Cat Stevens discography
Releases
Studio albums 11
Live albums 2
Compilation albums 11
Singles 26

This article lists the discography of British singer-songwriter Cat Stevens. It also includes the albums he has released since he converted to Islam and adopted the name Yusuf Islam.

Albums[edit]

As Cat Stevens[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

Year Album details Peak chart positions[1][2] Certifications
(sales threshold)
US CAN UK NOR AUT SWE NZ
1967 Matthew & Son
  • Released: 10 March 1967
  • Label: Deram
173 7
New Masters
  • Released: December 1967
  • Label: Deram
1970 Mona Bone Jakon
  • Released: 24 April 1970
  • Label: Island / A&M
164 63
Tea for the Tillerman
  • Released: 23 November 1970
  • Label: Island / A&M
8 11 20 25 20
  • US: 3× Platinum[3]
1971 Teaser and the Firecat
  • Released: October 1971 [4]
  • Label: Island / A&M
2 2 2 2 25
1972 Catch Bull at Four
  • Released: 27 September 1972
  • Label: Island / A&M
1 1 2 3
  • US: Platinum[3]
1973 Foreigner
  • Released: 25 July 1973
  • Label: Island / A&M
3 5 3 1
1974 Buddha and the Chocolate Box
  • Released: March 1974
  • Label: Island / A&M
2 3 3 5 3
1975 Numbers
  • Released: November 1975
  • Label: Island / A&M
13 4 14 9
1977 Izitso
  • Released: 28 May 1977
  • Label: Island / A&M
7 2 18 13 12 15 39
1978 Back to Earth
  • Released: 3 December 1978
  • Label: Island / A&M
33 31 17
  • US: Platinum[3]
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

Live albums[edit]

Year Album details Peak positions[1]
US
1974 Saturnight 33
2004 Majikat
(US: Platinum)[citation needed]
2008 Tea for the Tillerman: Live
  • Released: 2 September 2008
  • Label: Wienerworld UK
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

Compilation albums[edit]

Year Album details Peak chart positions[1][2] Certifications[3][7]
(sales threshold)
US CAN UK NOR AUT SWE NZ AUS SWI
1975 Greatest Hits 6 1 2 14 10 5
  • US: 4× Multi-Platinum
1984 Footsteps in the Dark: Greatest Hits, Vol. 2 165
  • US: Gold
1987 Classics, Volume 24
  • Released: 1987
  • Label: A&M Records
  • US: Gold
1989 The Best of Cat Stevens
1999 Remember Cat Stevens – The Ultimate Collection 31 5 12 11 5 10 25
  • AUS: 7× Platinum
2000 The Very Best of Cat Stevens 58 6 22 2 7 86
  • US: Gold
  • CAN: Platinum
2001 Cat Stevens – In Search of the Centre of the Universe (box set)

1965-1997: 1-The City 2-The Search 3-The Hurt 4-The Last

2005 Gold
2007 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection – The Best of Cat Stevens
  • Released: 1 May 2007
2007 Harold and Maude Soundtrack by Cat Stevens
  • Released: 28 December 2007
  • Label: Vinyl Films
2010 4 Original Albums 60
2013 Icon
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

As Yusuf Islam[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

Compilation albums[edit]

As Yusuf[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

Year Album details Peak chart positions[8] Certifications
(sales threshold)
US CAN UK AUS SWE NL FRA AUT SWI NOR
2006 An Other Cup 52 20 16 69 2 14 17
  • UK: Gold
  • GER: Platinum
2009 Roadsinger 41 61 10 35 41 71 88 10 43
2014 Tell 'Em I'm Gone 24 22 24 15 39
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

Live albums[edit]

Year Album details Peak positions[1]
US
2007 Yusuf's Cafe Session
2010 Roadsinger Live in Australia (Blu-ray)
  • Released: 7 December 2010
  • Label: Ais
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

Singles[edit]

As Cat Stevens[edit]

Year Single / B-Side Peak chart positions[9][2] Album
US US AC US R&B CA CA AC UK NL AT NOR AU
1966 "I Love My Dog" 118 47 28 21 Matthew and Son
1967 "Matthew and Son" 115 84 2 21 11
"I'm Gonna Get Me a Gun" 6 26 54
"A Bad Night" 20 30 87 New Masters
"Kitty" 47
1968 "Lovely City (When Do You Laugh)" 100
"Here Comes My Wife / It's a Super (Dupa) Life"
1970 "Lady D'Arbanville / I Wish, I Wish" 69 8 2 20 Mona Bone Jakon
"Father and Son" 28 18 Tea for the Tillerman
1971 "Wild World" 11 21 14 32
"Moonshadow" 30 10 26 20 22 18 Teaser and the Firecat
"Peace Train" 7 1 3 22 3
"Tuesday's Dead"
(AU & UK B-Side of "Peace Train")
3
1972 "Morning Has Broken" 6 1 4 11 9 5 4 4
"I Want to Live in a Wigwam"
(B-Side of "Morning Has Broken")
4 (non-album release)
"Can't Keep It In" 13 5 82 Catch Bull at Four
1973 "Sitting / Crab Dance" 16 17 14 38 34
"The Hurt / Silent Light" 31 38 25 27 30 Foreigner
1974 "Oh Very Young / A 100 I Dream" 10 2 9 6 19 Buddha and the Chocolate Box
"Another Saturday Night" 6 12 1 16 19 27 15 Greatest Hits
1975 "Ready" 26 20 Buddha and the Chocolate Box
"Two Fine People / A Bad Penny" 33 39 34 23 76 Greatest Hits
1976 "Banapple Gas / Ghost Town" 41 65 7 16 59 Numbers
1977 "(Remember The Days of the) Old School Yard" 33 28 27 14 44 18 Izitso
"Sweet Jamaica" 98 35
1978 "Was Dog a Doughnut?" 70 53 79
"Child for a Day / Kypros"
1979 "New York Times / Nascimento" Back To Earth
"Bad Brakes" 83
1980 "Last Love Song"
2001 "If You Want to Sing Out, Sing Out" On the Road to Find Out
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

As Yusuf[edit]

Year Single Peak chart positions Album
UK Ire AUT GER NL SWE SWI
2004 "Father and Son"
Ronan Keating with Yusuf Islam
2 16 41 27 84 37 41 Ronan Keating's album
10 Years of Hits
2006 "Heaven/Where True Love Goes" An Other Cup
"Midday (Avoid City After Dark)"
2007 "Maybe There's a World"
2009 "Boots and Sand"
(feat. Paul McCartney, Dolly Parton)
Roadsinger
"Thinking 'Bout You"
"Roadsinger (To Warm You Through the Night)"
"The Day the World Gets 'Round"
Klaus Voormann with Yusuf Islam
A Sideman's Journey
2011 "My People" Non-album single
2014 "Dying to Live" Tell 'Em I'm Gone
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d allmusic ((( Cat Stevens > Charts & Awards > Billboard Albums)))
  2. ^ a b c http://www.everyhit.co.uk/
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i j RIAA Gold and Platinum Search for albums by Cat Stevens
  4. ^ Bogdanov, Vladimir, et.al (2002). All music guide to rock: the definitive guide to rock, pop, and soul. Hal Leonard Corporation. pp. 1076–7. ISBN 0-87930-653-X. 
  5. ^ a b c d "Certified Awards Search". British Phonographic Industry. Retrieved on 16 October 2011. Note: User needs to enter "Cat Stevens" in the "Search" field, "Artist" in the "Search by" field and click the "Go" button. Select "More info" next to the relevant entry to see full certification history.
  6. ^ a b "Certified Awards Search". Music Canada. Retrieved on 16 October 2011. Note: User needs to enter "Cat Stevens" in the "Search" field, "Artist" in the "Search by" field and click the "Go" button. Select "More info" next to the relevant entry to see full certification history.
  7. ^ http://www.cria.ca/cert_db_search.php
  8. ^ Yusuf – Music Charts
  9. ^ allmusic ((( Cat Stevens > Charts & Awards > Billboard Singles)))