Laura Branigan discography

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Laura Branigan discography
Releases
Studio albums 7
Compilation albums 6
Singles 21
Video albums 3
Music videos 14
Other contributions 22

Laura Branigan was an American singer and songwriter. Her discography consists of seven studio albums, six compilation albums, twenty-one singles, three video albums and fourteen music videos.

Albums[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

Title Album details Peak chart positions Certifications
US
[1]
AUT
[2]
CAN
[3]
GER
[4]
NLD
[5]
NOR
[6]
NZ
[7]
SWE
[8]
SWI
[9]
UK
[10]
Branigan 34 23
Branigan 2
  • Released: March 1983[14]
  • Label: Atlantic
  • Formats: CD, cassette, LP
29 46 11
Self Control
  • Released: April 1984[15]
  • Label: Atlantic
  • Formats: CD, cassette, LP
23 16 12 5 48 3 38 2 3 16
Hold Me
  • Released: July 1985[18]
  • Label: Atlantic
  • Formats: CD, cassette, LP
71 43 31 12 7 10 64
Touch
  • Released: July 7, 1987[19]
  • Label: Atlantic
  • Formats: CD, cassette, LP
87 94 20 24
Laura Branigan
  • Released: March 21, 1990[20]
  • Label: Atlantic
  • Formats: CD, cassette, LP
133 86
Over My Heart
  • Released: August 17, 1993[21]
  • Label: Atlantic
  • Formats: CD, cassette, LP
"—" denotes albums that did not chart or were not released

Compilation albums[edit]

Title Album details
The Best of Laura Branigan
  • Released: 1988
  • Label: Atlantic
  • Formats: CD, cassette, LP
The Very Best of Laura Branigan
  • Released: November 16, 1992
  • Label: Atlantic
  • Formats: CD, cassette, LP
The Best of Branigan
  • Released: June 6, 1995
  • Label: Atlantic
  • Formats: CD, cassette
The Essentials
  • Released: August 20, 2002
  • Label: Atlantic
  • Formats: CD, cassette
The Platinum Collection
  • Released: July 24, 2006
  • Label: Rhino
  • Formats: CD
Shine On: The Ultimate Collection
  • Released: June 15, 2010
  • Label: Gallo
  • Formats: CD, DVD

Singles[edit]

Year Single Peak chart positions Certifications Album
US
[1]
US
AC

[1]
US
Dance

[1]
AUS AUT
[2]
FRA
[22]
GER
[23]
IRE
[24]
NZ
[7]
UK
[10]
1982 "All Night With Me" 69 Branigan
"Gloria" 2 5 2 1 8 4 6 6
  • RIAA: Platinum[12]
  • MC: Platinum[13]
  • ARIA: Platinum
1983 "Solitaire" 7 16 28 5 9 12 Branigan 2
"How Am I Supposed to Live Without You" 12 1 46
1984 "Self Control" 4 5 2 3 1 5 1 2 26 5 Self Control
"The Lucky One" 20 13 10 48 13 33 29 56
"Ti Amo" 55 22 2 49 100
"Satisfaction" 24
1985 "Spanish Eddie" 40 29 26 24 8 73 36 87 Hold Me
"Hold Me" 82 39
"Maybe Tonight"
1986 "I Found Someone" 90 25
1987 "Shattered Glass" 48 27 13 60 8 43 78 Touch
"Power of Love" 26 19
1988 "Cry Wolf" 20 98
1990 "Moonlight on Water" 59 44 6 Laura Branigan
1991 "Never in a Million Years" 22
1993 "Didn't We Almost Win It All" Over My Heart
"It's Been Hard Enough Getting Over You"
1994 "How Can I Help You Say Goodbye"
1995 "Dim All the Lights" 36 The Best of Branigan
"—" denotes singles that did not chart or were not released

Promotional singles[edit]

Year Single Peak chart
positions
Album
US
[1]
US
Dance

[1]
1978 "Memories"[A] Calloway's Climb
1980 "Fool's Affair" Non-album singles
1981 "Looking Out for Number One" 60
"Tell Him"
1983 "Deep in the Dark" Branigan 2
1985 "With Every Beat of My Heart"[B] Self Control
1987 "Spirit of Love"[C] Touch
1988 "Come into My Life"
(Laura Branigan and Joe Esposito)
Coming to America
1989 "Heart of Me"[D]
(Cerrone and Laura Branigan)
Way In
1990 "Turn the Beat Around" Laura Branigan
1991 "Tokio" The Best of Laura Branigan
1993 "Love Your Girl"[E] Over My Heart
1995 "I Believe"[F]
(David Hasselhoff and Laura Branigan)
Baywatch
2004 "Self Control 2004" 10 Non-album singles
"Gloria 2004"
"—" denotes singles that did not chart or were not released

Videos[edit]

Video albums[edit]

Title Album details Notes
Laura Branigan
  • Live concert as part of the 1984 Self Control Tour.
  • Filmed at Caesars Tahoe, Nevada.
Laura Branigan in Concert
  • Released: July 1990
  • Label: SRO Concerts
  • Format: VHS, Laserdisc
  • Live concert as part of the 1990 Laura Branigan Tour.
  • Filmed in Atlantic City, New Jersey.
Shine On: The Ultimate Collection
  • Released: June 15, 2010
  • Label: Gallo
  • Format: CD, DVD
  • Greatest hits CD and a collection of music videos on DVD.

Music videos[edit]

Year Song Notes
1980 "Fool's Affair" Branigan's first music video, recorded for her unreleased album Silver Dreams.
1982 "Gloria"
1983 "Solitaire"
1984 "Self Control" Video nominated for an American Music award in 1985.
"The Lucky One" Song won the coveted Grand Prix award at the 1984 Tokyo Music Festival.
1985 "Spanish Eddie" The storyline in this video is a re-telling of West Side Story.
"Maybe Tonight"
1987 "Shattered Glass"
"Cry Wolf"
1988 "Your Love" Released to promote the film Salsa.
1989 "Heart of Me" (with Cerrone)
1990 "Moonlight on Water"
1993 "Didn't We Almost Win It All" Video features her brother Billy Branigan, who is also on backing vocals.
1995 "Dim All the Lights" Branigan's last music video.

Other contributions[edit]

Year Song Album
1978 "Memories" Calloway's Climb
1980 "I Love the Nightlife" Gut Gestimmt
"The Lady I Am"
1983 "Imagination" Flashdance
"Love is Forever" Love is Forever
1984 "Hot Night" Ghostbusters
"Sharpshooter" Body Rock
1985 "Hollywood Wives" Hollywood Wives
1986 "One Day" Violets Are Blue
"If I Were a River" Disney's Living Seas
1987 "Sin Hablar" (with Luis Miguel) Soy Como Quiero Ser
1988 "Helpless" Backstage
"So Lost Without Your Love"
"Lonely Nights"
"Come into My Life" (with Joe Esposito) Coming to America
"Believe in Me" B-side to "Come into My Life"
"Your Love" Salsa
1989 "Heart of Me" (with Cerrone) Way In
1991 "Hark! The Herald Angels Sing" The Christmas Album: A Gift of Hope
1993 "A Much, Much Greater Love" Women in Love
1994 "I Believe" (with David Hasselhoff) Baywatch
2002 "Time Strangers" Sincerely... Mariya Takeuchi Songbook
2003 "More Than Just a Memory" Mayo Okamoto Songbook: Once in a Lifetime

Notes[edit]

  • A ^ Released as a promo 7" single as the theme to the TV special Calloway's Climb.[26]
  • B ^ Only released in Germany as a 7" single.[27]
  • C ^ Only released in Europe as 7" and 12" singles.[28]
  • D ^ Only released in France as 7", 12" and CD singles from Cerrone's album Way In.[29]
  • E ^ Released as a promo 12" remix single.[30]
  • F ^ Only released in Germany as a CD maxi single from the Baywatch soundtrack album.[31]

References[edit]

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  2. ^ a b Discographie Laura Branigan (in German). austriancharts.at. Accessed on July 25, 2013.
  3. ^ RPM Search: "Laura Branigan" and "Top Albums/CDs". collectionscanada.gc.ca. Accessed on July 26, 2013.
  4. ^ Suche nau "Laura Branigan" (album) (in German). charts.de. Accessed on July 25, 2013.
  5. ^ Discografie Laura Branigan (in Dutch). dutchcharts.nl. Accessed on July 25, 2013.
  6. ^ Discography Laura Branigan. norwegiancharts.com. Accessed on July 25, 2013.
  7. ^ a b Discography Laura Branigan. charts.org.nz. Accessed on July 25, 2013.
  8. ^ Discography Laura Branigan. swedishcharts.com. Accessed on July 25, 2013.
  9. ^ Laura Branigan. swisscharts.com. Accessed on July 25, 2013.
  10. ^ a b Laura Branigan(Link redirected to OCC website). chartarchive.org. Accessed on July 25, 2013.
  11. ^ Branigan. laurabraniganonline.com. Accessed on July 26, 2013.
  12. ^ a b c d RIAA certification search for Laura Branigan. riaa.com. Accessed on July 26, 2013.
  13. ^ a b c Gold and Platinum Search for Laura Branigan. musiccanada.com. Accessed on July 26, 2013.
  14. ^ Branigan 2. laurabraniganonline.com. Accessed on July 26, 2013.
  15. ^ Self Control. laurabraniganonline.com. Accessed on July 26, 2013.
  16. ^ a b Gold/Platinum search for Laura Branigan. musikindustrie.de. Accessed on July 28, 2013.
  17. ^ a b Certified Awards Search for Laura Branigan. bpi.co.uk. Accessed on 26 July 2013.
  18. ^ Hold Me - Laura Branigan. Allmusic. Rovi Corporation. Accessed on July 26, 2013.
  19. ^ Touch. laurabraniganonline.com. Accessed on July 26, 2013.
  20. ^ Laura Branigan. laurabraniganonline.com. Accessed on July 26, 2013.
  21. ^ Over My Heart - Laura Branigan. Allmusic. Rovi Corporation. Accessed on July 26, 2013.
  22. ^ Tout lwa Titrea par Artiste (B) (in French). InfoDisc.fr. In the box under Ou Choisir Un Artiste Dans la Liste & Appuyez sur OK :, choose Laura BRANIGAN. Then click OK. Accessed on July 26, 2013.
  23. ^ Suche nach "Laura Branigan" (single) (in German). charts.de. Accessed on July 25, 2013.
  24. ^ Chart search. irishcharts.ie. In the box under Search by artist, type in Laura Branigan. Then click search. Accessed on July 25, 2013.
  25. ^ Les Singles en Or :. infodisc.fr. Accessed on July 26, 2013.
  26. ^ "Laura Branigan - Memories (Vinyl)". Discogs. Retrieved December 5, 2013. 
  27. ^ "Laura Branigan - With Every Beat of My Heart (Vinyl)". Discogs. Retrieved December 5, 2013. 
  28. ^ "Laura Branigan - Spirit of Love (Vinyl)". Discogs. Retrieved December 5, 2013. 
  29. ^ "Cerrone and Laura Branigan - Heart of Me (Vinyl)". Discogs. Retrieved December 5, 2013. 
  30. ^ "Laura Branigan - Love Your Girl (Vinyl)". Discogs. Retrieved December 5, 2013. 
  31. ^ "David Hasselhoff and Laura Branigan - I Believe (CD)". Discogs. Retrieved December 5, 2013.