Ronnie Milsap discography

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Ronnie Milsap discography

Ronnie Milsap at Harrah's St. Louis, Mo. April 3, 2008.
Releases
Studio albums 26
Live albums 1
Compilation albums 7
Singles 62
Music videos 9
No. 1 Single 40

The discography of American country music singer Ronnie Milsap consists of 26 albums and 62 singles. Since releasing his first album in 1971, Milsap has had 40 #1 hits on the Billboard country chart and sold over 35 million albums. In addition, 26 of his U.S. #1 hits reached #1 on the RPM Top Country Tracks chart in Canada; three songs that did not reach #1 in the U.S. were #1 in Canada; and two of his U.S. #1 country hits also topped the U.S. adult contemporary chart. As of 2000, he has recorded 7 gold albums, 1 platinum album, and 1 double-platinum album.

Studio albums[edit]

1970s albums[edit]

Title Album details Peak chart positions Certifications
(sales threshold)
US Country
[1]
US
[1]
CAN Country
[2]
Ronnie Milsap
Where My Heart Is 5
Pure Love
  • Release date: April 1974
  • Label: RCA Records
8
A Legend in My Time
  • Release date: 1975
  • Label: RCA Records
4 138
A Rose By Any Other Name
  • Release date: 1975
  • Label: Warner Bros. Records
23
Night Things
  • Release date: October 1975
  • Label: RCA Records
2 191
Plain and Simple
20/20 Vision
  • Release date: May 1976
  • Label: RCA Records
3
It Was Almost Like a Song
  • Release date: 1977
  • Label: RCA Records
3 97 18
Only One Love in My Life
  • Release date: 1978
  • Label: RCA Records
3 109 9
Images
  • Release date: 1979
  • Label: RCA Records
5 98 9
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

1980s albums[edit]

Title Album details Peak chart positions Certifications
(sales threshold)
US Country
[1]
US
[1]
CAN Country
[2]
Milsap Magic
  • Release date: 1980
  • Label: RCA Records
3 137
Out Where the Bright Lights Are Glowing
  • Release date: 1981
  • Label: RCA Records
6 89
There's No Gettin' Over Me
  • Release date: 1981
  • Label: RCA Records
1 31
Inside
  • Release date: 1982
  • Label: RCA Records
4 66
Keyed Up
  • Release date: 1983
  • Label: RCA Records
2 36
One More Try for Love
  • Release date: 1984
  • Label: RCA Records
10 180 2
Lost in the Fifties Tonight
  • Release date: 1985
  • Label: RCA Records
1 121
Heart & Soul
  • Release date: 1987
  • Label: RCA Records
13
Stranger Things Have Happened
  • Release date: February 28, 1989
  • Label: RCA Records
20 20
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

1990s albums[edit]

Title Album details Peak chart
positions
US Country
[1]
US
[1]
Back to the Grindstone
  • Release date: March 12, 1991
  • Label: RCA Records
24 172
True Believer
Sings His Best Hits for Capitol Records
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

2000s albums[edit]

Title Album details Peak chart positions
US Country
[1]
US
[1]
US Christ
[1]
US Jazz
[1]
Just for a Thrill 4
My Life
  • Release date: June 27, 2006
  • Label: RCA Records
46
Then Sings My Soul
  • Release date: March 10, 2009
  • Label: StarSong
19 127 8
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

2010s albums[edit]

Title Album details
Country Again
Summer Number Seventeen

Holiday albums[edit]

Title Album details Peak positions
US Country
[1]
Christmas with Ronnie Milsap
  • Release date: 1986
  • Label: RCA Records
65

Live albums[edit]

Title Album details Peak positions Certifications
(sales threshold)
US Country
[1]
Ronnie Milsap Live
  • Release date: 1976
  • Label: RCA Records
2
Ronnie Milsap Live
  • Release date: May 21, 2002
  • Label: Image Entertainment
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

Compilation albums[edit]

Title Album details Peak chart
positions
Certifications
(sales threshold)
US Country
[1]
US
[1]
Greatest Hits[A]
  • Release date: 1980
  • Label: RCA Records
1 36
  • CAN: Platinum[3]
  • US: 2× Platinum[4]
Greatest Hits, Vol. 2
  • Release date: 1985
  • Label: RCA Records
1 102
  • US: Platinum[4]
Greatest Hits, Vol. 3
  • Release date: 1991
  • Label: RCA Records
The Essential Ronnie Milsap
  • Release date: 1995
  • Label: RCA Records
Super Hits
  • Release date: May 21, 1996
  • Label: RCA Records
40 #1 Hits 19 178
RCA Country Legends
Ultimate Ronnie Milsap
  • Release date: March 2, 2004
  • Label: RCA Records
All American Country
The Essential Ronnie Milsap
  • Release date: August 1, 2009
  • Label: RCA Records
16 Biggest Hits
  • Release date: March 24, 2007
  • Label: Legacy Recordings
67
Playlist: The Very Best of Ronnie Milsap
  • Release date: June 17, 2008
  • Label: Sony BMG
The RCA Albums Collection[5]
  • Release date: November 4, 2014
  • Label: Legacy Recordings
To be released
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

Singles[edit]

1960s and 1970s[edit]

Year Single Peak chart positions[6][2] Album
US Country US
[7]
US AC CAN Country CAN CAN AC
1965 "Never Had It So Good" 106 N/A
1966 "Ain't No Soul Left in These Old Shoes of Mine"
1969 "Denver" 123
1970 "Loving You Is a Natural Thing" 87
"A Rose by Any Other Name (Is Still a Rose)" 125
1972 "Sunday Rain" Ronnie Milsap
1973 "I Hate You" 10 14 Where My Heart Is
"That Girl Who Waits on Tables" 11 14
1974 "Pure Love" 1 2 Pure Love
"Please Don't Tell Me How the Story Ends" 1 95 1
"(I'd Be) A Legend in My Time" 1 1 A Legend in My Time
1975 "Too Late to Worry, Too Blue to Cry" 6 101 3 91
"Daydreams About Night Things" 1 2 35 Night Things
"Just in Case" 4 5
1976 "What Goes On When the Sun Goes Down" 1 1 20/20 Vision
"(I'm A) Stand by My Woman Man" 1 1
"Let My Love Be Your Pillow" 1 1 Ronnie Milsap Live
1977 "It Was Almost Like a Song" 1 16 7 12 7 6 It Was Almost Like a Song
"What a Difference You've Made in My Life" 1 80 1 96 43
1978 "Only One Love in My Life" 1 63 24 1 83 Only One Love in My Life
"Let's Take the Long Way Around the World" 1 1
1979 "Back on My Mind Again" 2 1
"Nobody Likes Sad Songs" 1 1 Images
"In No Time at All" 6 9
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

1980s[edit]

Year Single Peak chart positions[2][6] Album
US Country US US AC CAN Country CAN CAN AC
1980 "Why Don't You Spend the Night" 1 2 Milsap Magic
"My Heart" 1 13
"Cowboys and Clowns" 1 103 10 Bronco Billy (soundtrack)
"Smoky Mountain Rain" 1 24 1 8 Greatest Hits
1981 "Am I Losing You" 1 1 Out Where the Bright Lights Are Glowing
"(There's) No Gettin' Over Me" 1 5 2 1 21 1 There's No Gettin' Over Me
"I Wouldn't Have Missed It for the World" 1 20 3 1 1
1982 "Any Day Now" 1 14 1 1 1 Inside
"He Got You" 1 59 15 2 10
"Inside" 1 27 1 6
1983 "Stranger in My House" 5 23 8 1 42 Keyed Up
"Don't You Know How Much I Love You" 1 58 12 1 8
"Show Her" 1 103 17 1 4
1984 "Still Losing You" 1 29 1 One More Try for Love
"Prisoner of the Highway" 6 9
1985 "She Keeps the Home Fires Burning" 1 1 Greatest Hits, Volume 2
"Lost in the Fifties Tonight (In the Still of the Night)" 1 8 1 20
1986 "Happy, Happy Birthday Baby" 1 1 Lost in the Fifties Tonight
"In Love" 1 1
"How Do I Turn You On" 1 1
1987 "Snap Your Fingers" 1 1 Heart & Soul
"Make No Mistake, She's Mine" (with Kenny Rogers) 1 42 1
"Where Do the Nights Go" 1 1
1988 "Old Folks" (with Mike Reid) 2 12
"Button Off My Shirt" 4 *
1989 "Don't You Ever Get Tired (Of Hurting Me)" 1 * Stranger Things Have Happened
"Houston Solution" 4 12
"A Woman in Love" 1 1
"—" denotes releases that did not chart
* denotes unknown peak positions

1990s[edit]

Year Single Peak chart positions
[2][6]
Album
US Country US AC CAN Country
1990 "Stranger Things Have Happened" 2 1 Stranger Things Have Happened
1991 "Are You Lovin' Me Like I'm Lovin' You" 3 3 Back to the Grindstone
"Since I Don't Have You" 6 25 7
"Turn That Radio On" 4 2
1992 "All Is Fair in Love and War" 11 13
"L.A. to the Moon" 45 73 Greatest Hits, Vol. 3
1993 "True Believer" 30 True Believer
"Better Off With the Blues"
"I'm Playing for You"
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

2000s and 2010s[edit]

Year Single Peak positions
[6]
Album
US Country
2000 "Time, Love and Money" 57 40 #1 Hits
2006 "Local Girls" 54 My Life
"You Don't Know My Love" (with Jypsi)
2009 "Up to Zion" Then Sings My Soul
"My First Ride" (with Trace Adkins) N/A
2011 "If You Don't Want Me To (The Freeze)" Country Again
2013 "Summer Number Seventeen" Summer Number Seventeen
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

Other singles[edit]

B-sides[edit]

Year B-side Peak chart
positions[6]
Original A-side
US Country US
1973 "(All Together Now) Let's Fall Apart" flip "I Hate You"
1979 "Santa Barbara" flip "Back on My Mind Again"
"Get It Up" flip 43 "In No Time at All"
1980 "Silent Night (After the Fight)" flip "My Heart"
"Misery Loves Company" flip "Cowboys and Clowns"
1982 "Carolina Dreams" flip "Inside"
1984 "She Loves My Car" 84 "Prisoner of the Highway"
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

Other charted songs[edit]

Year Single Peak positions
[6]
Album
US Country
1975 "She Even Woke Me Up to Say Goodbye" 15 A Rose by Any Other Name
"A Rose by Any Other Name" (re-release) 77
1976 "Crying" 79

Music videos[edit]

Year Video Director
1981 "(There's) No Getting Over Me"
"It's All I Can Do"
"I Wouldn't Have Missed It For the World"
1982 "Any Day Now" David Hogan
1983 "Stranger in My House"
1984 "She Loves My Car"
1985 "Lost in the Fifties Tonight (In the Still of the Night)"
1988 "Old Folks"
1989 "Houston Solution" (Live)
"A Woman in Love" John Lloyd Miller
1991 "Since I Don't Have You" Deaton Flanigen
1993 "I'm Playing for You" Steven Goldmann
2006 "Local Girls" Eric Welch

Notes[edit]

  • A^ Greatest Hits also peaked at number 10 on the RPM Country Albums chart in Canada.[2]

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