Deniece Williams discography

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This discography documents albums and singles released by American R&B/soul singer Deniece Williams.

Albums[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

Year Title Peak chart positions Certifications
(sales thresholds)
Record label
US
[1]
US
R&B

[1]
US
Gos

[1]
CAN
[2]
GER
[3]
NL
[4]
UK
[5]
1976 This Is Niecy 33 3 31
  • RIAA: Gold [6]
  • BPI: Silver [7]
Columbia
1977 Song Bird 66 23 60
1978 That's What Friends Are For (with Johnny Mathis) 19 14 30 23 16
  • RIAA: Gold [6]
  • BPI: Gold [7]
1979 When Love Comes Calling 96 27 ARC/Columbia
1981 My Melody 74 13
  • RIAA: Gold [6]
1982 Niecy 20 5
1983 I'm So Proud 54 10 Columbia
1984 Let's Hear It for the Boy 26 10 59 17
  • RIAA: Platinum [6]
1986 So Glad I Know 8 Sparrow
Hot on the Trail 58 Columbia
1987 Water Under the Bridge 39
1988 As Good as It Gets 48
1989 Special Love MCA
1991 Lullabies to Dreamland Word
1996 Love Solves It All P.A.R.
1998 This Is My Song 14 Harmony
2007 Love, Niecy Style 41 Shanachie
"—" denotes a recording that did not chart or was not released in that territory.

Compilation albums[edit]

Year Title Peak positions Record label
US
[1]
US
R&B

[1]
1990 From the Beginning Sparrow
1994 Greatest Gospel Hits
1996 Gonna Take a Miracle: The Best of Deniece Williams 85 Columbia
2000 Love Songs
"—" denotes a recording that did not chart or was not released in that territory.

Singles[edit]

Year Title Peak chart positions
US
[8]
US
R&B

[8]
US
A/C

[8]
US
Dan

[8]
AUS
[9]
BEL
[10]
CAN
[2]
GER
[3]
IRE
[11]
NL
[4]
NZ
[12]
SWI
[13]
UK
[5]
1968 "Love Is Tears" [A]
1969 "Glorious Feeling" (with Lee Sain) [B]
"I Don’t Wanna Cry" [B]
"Come on Home to Me Baby" [B]
1970 "Mama, I Wish I Stayed at Home" [B]
"Love Is Tears" (re-release) [A]
"Yes, I'm Ready" [A]
1976 "Free" (A-side) 25 2 38 57 13 32 8 14 1
1977 "Cause You Love Me Baby" (B-side) 74
"That's What Friends Are For" (A-side) 103 65 14 8
"It's Important to Me" (B-side) 31
"Baby, Baby My Love's All for You" 13 89 32
1978 "Season"
"Too Much, Too Little, Too Late" (with Johnny Mathis) 1 1 1 6 3 3 2 3 2 3
"You're All I Need to Get By" (with Johnny Mathis) 47 10 16 52 45
"Just the Way You Are" (with Johnny Mathis) 42
1979 "I've Got the Next Dance" 73 26 1 29
"I Found Love" 105 32
1981 "Time Heals Every Wound" (with Michael Zager Band) 13
"What Two Can Do" 17
"It's Your Conscience" 45 27 16
"Silly" 53 11
1982 "It's Gonna Take a Miracle" 10 1 6 41 9
"Waiting by the Hotline" 103 29
"Waiting" 72
1983 "Do What You Feel" 102 9
"I'm So Proud" 28
"Heaven in Your Eyes"
1984 "Love Won't Let Me Wait" (with Johnny Mathis) 106 32 14
"Let's Hear It for the Boy" 1 1 3 1 3 3 1 10 2 5 2 19 2
"Next Love" 81 22 17
"Black Butterfly" 22
1986 "Wings of an Eagle"
"Wiser and Weaker" 60 24
"Healing" 76
1987 "Never Say Never" 6 23
"I Confess" 24
"Water Under the Bridge"
1988 "I Believe in You"
"I Can't Wait" 66 8
"This Is as Good as It Gets" 29
1989 "Every Moment" 55
"—" denotes a recording that did not chart or was not released in that territory.
  • A Singles credited to Denise Chandler
  • B Singles credited to Deniece Chandler

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e "US Albums Charts > Deniece Williams". Billboard. Retrieved 2009-08-28. 
  2. ^ a b "CAN Charts > Deniece Williams". RPM. Retrieved 2012-05-11. 
  3. ^ a b "GER Charts > Deniece Williams". Media Control Charts. Retrieved 2012-05-12. 
  4. ^ a b "NL Charts > Deniece Williams". MegaCharts. Retrieved 2012-05-11. 
  5. ^ a b "UK Charts > Deniece Williams". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 2009-08-28. 
  6. ^ a b c d "US Certifications > Deniece Williams". Recording Industry Association of America. Retrieved 2012-05-05. 
  7. ^ a b "UK Certified Awards Search > Deniece Williams". British Phonographic Industry. Retrieved 2012-05-05. 
  8. ^ a b c d "US Singles Charts > Deniece Williams". Billboard. Retrieved 2009-08-28. 
  9. ^ David Kent (1993). Australian Charts Book 1970—1992. Australian Chart Book Pty Ltd, Turramurra, N.S.W. ISBN 0-646-11917-6. 
  10. ^ "BEL Charts > Deniece Williams". VRT Top 30. Retrieved 2012-05-12. 
  11. ^ "IRE Charts Search > Deniece Williams". Irish Recorded Music Association. Retrieved 2012-05-12. 
  12. ^ "NZ Charts > Deniece Williams". Recording Industry Association of New Zealand. Retrieved 2012-05-05. 
  13. ^ "SWI Charts > Deniece Williams". Swiss Music Charts. Retrieved 2012-05-12.