Steve Earle discography

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Steve Earle discography

Steve Earle and Allison Moorer in 2007
Releases
Studio albums 16
Live albums 6
Compilation albums 7
Singles 23
Music videos 13

American singer Steve Earle has released sixteen studio albums, including a collaboration with bluegrass artist Del McCoury. Earle's work reflects a wide range of styles, including bluegrass, roots rock, folk and country. He or his labels have also released six live albums and seven compilation albums.

Although Earle never charted within the Top 5 on the Hot Country Songs chart, he did chart several songs on the Hot Mainstream Rock Tracks chart. His most recent chart appearance was in 1996, despite having charted several successful albums.

Studio albums[edit]

1980s[edit]

Title Album details Peak chart positions Certifications
(sales threshold)
US Country
[1]
US
[2]
CAN Country
[3]
CAN
[4]
AUS
[5]
NZ
[6]
UK
[7]
Guitar Town 1 89 82
Exit 0
  • Release date: May 18, 1987
  • Label: MCA Records
  • Formats: CD, LP, cassette
15 90 36
Copperhead Road
  • Release date: October 17, 1988
  • Label: MCA Records
  • Formats: CD, LP, cassette
7 56 30 14 39 17 42
  • CAN: 3× Platinum[8]
  • US: Gold[9]
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

1990s[edit]

Title Album details Peak chart positions Certifications
(sales threshold)
US
[2]
CAN
[4]
AUS
[5]
NZ
[6]
SWE
[10]
SWI
[11]
UK
[7]
The Hard Way
  • Release date: November 1, 1990
  • Label: MCA Records
  • Formats: CD, cassette
100 14 28 4 34 40
  • CAN: Platinum[8]
Train a Comin'
I Feel Alright
  • Release date: May 5, 1996
  • Label: Warner Bros. Records
  • Formats: CD, cassette
106 38 29 26 44
El Corazón
  • Release date: October 7, 1997
  • Label: Warner Bros. Records
  • Formats: CD, cassette
126 19 59
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

2000s[edit]

Title Album details Peak chart positions
US Country
[1]
US
[2]
US
Indie

[12]
NZ
[6]
SWE
[10]
UK
[7]
Transcendental Blues[A] 5 66 27 32
Jerusalem
  • Release date: September 24, 2002
  • Label: E-Squared/Artemis Records
  • Formats: CD
7 59 1 24
The Revolution Starts Now
  • Release date: August 24, 2004
  • Label: E-Squared/Artemis Records
  • Formats: CD, music download
12 89 7 20 66
Washington Square Serenade
  • Release date: September 25, 2007
  • Label: New West Records
  • Formats: CD,LP, music download
10 79 10 28 55
Townes
  • Release date: May 12, 2009
  • Label: New West Records
  • Formats: CD, music download
6 19 2 34 24 37
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

2010s[edit]

Title Album details Peak chart positions
US Country
[1]
US
[2]
US
Folk

[13]
US
Indie

[12]
US
Rock

[14]
AUS
[15]
CAN
[16]
SWE
[10]
UK
[7]
I'll Never Get Out of This World Alive
  • Release date: April 26, 2011
  • Label: New West Records
  • Formats: CD, LP, music download
4 24 4 4 7 17 16 28
The Low Highway
  • Release date: April 16, 2013
  • Label: New West Records
  • Formats: CD, LP, music download
12 39 4 10 30
Terraplane
  • Release date: February 17, 2015
  • Label: New West Records
  • Formats: CD, LP, music download
3 39 2 3 6 58 30
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

Collaboration albums[edit]

Title Album details Peak chart positions
US Country
[1]
US
[2]
CAN Country
[3]
SWE
[10]
The Mountain
(with Del McCoury Band)
  • Release date: February 23, 1999
  • Label: E-Squared Records
  • Formats: CD, LP, cassette
19 133 14 18

Compilation albums[edit]

Title Album details Peak chart positions
US Country
[1]
US
[2]
US
Indie

[12]
Early Tracks
  • Release date: 1987
  • Label: Koch Records
  • Formats: LP, cassette
Essential Steve Earle
  • Release date: March 2, 1993
  • Label: MCA Records
  • Formats: CD, cassette
Ain't Ever Satisfied: The Steve Earle Collection
  • Release date: July 30, 1996
  • Label: Hip-O Records
  • Formats: CD, cassette
Angry Young Man: The Very Best of Steve Earle
The Devil's Right Hand: An Introduction to Steve Earle
  • Release date: May 8, 2001
  • Label: Universal International
  • Formats: CD
Side Tracks
  • Release date: April 9, 2002
  • Label: E-Squared/Artemis Records
  • Formats: CD
9 109 6
The Collection
  • Release date: 2002
  • Label: Spectrum Music
  • Formats: CD
20th Century Masters - The Millennium Collection:
The Best of Steve Earle
  • Release date: August 19, 2003
  • Label: MCA Records
  • Formats: CD
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

Live albums[edit]

Title Album details Peak chart
positions
US Country
[1]
US
Indie

[12]
Shut Up and Die Like an Aviator
  • Release date: September 17, 1991
  • Label: MCA Records
  • Formats: CD, cassette
BBC Radio 1 Live in Concert
Together at the Bluebird Café
(with Townes Van Zandt and Guy Clark)
  • Release date: October 9, 2001
  • Label: American Originals
  • Formats: CD
Just an American Boy
  • Release date: September 9, 2003
  • Label: E-Squared/Artemis Records
  • Formats: CD
43 35
Live from Austin, TX
  • Release date: November 2, 2004
  • Label: New West Records
  • Formats: CD, music download
Live at Montreux 2005
  • Release date: July 11, 2006
  • Label: Eagle Records
  • Formats: CD, music download
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

Singles[edit]

1980s[edit]

Year Single Peak chart positions Album
US Country
[17]
US Main Rock
[18]
CAN Country
[19]
AUS
[20]
UK
[7]
1983 "Nothin' But You" 70 N/A
1984 "Squeeze Me In"
"What'll You Do About Me" 76
1985 "A Little Bit in Love"
1986 "Hillbilly Highway" 37 46 Guitar Town
"Guitar Town" 7 20 7
"Someday" 28 31
1987 "Goodbye's All We've Got Left" 8 10
"I Ain't Ever Satisfied" 26 Exit 0
"Nowhere Road" 20 7
"Sweet Little '66" 37 19
1988 "Copperhead Road" 10 23 45 Copperhead Road
"Back to the Wall" 20
"Johnny Come Lately" 75
"Six Days on the Road" 29 33 Planes, Trains and Automobiles (soundtrack)
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

1990s[edit]

Year Single Peak chart positions Album
US Main Rock
[18]
CAN
[21]
UK
[7]
1990 "The Other Kind" 37 29 88 The Hard Way
"Justice in Ontario" 85
1996 "I Feel Alright" I Feel Alright
"More Than I Can Do" 39
1997 "Telephone Road" El Corazón
"Johnny Too Bad" (with The V-Roys) N/A
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

2000s and 2010s[edit]

Year Single Album
2000 "Transcendental Blues" Transcendental Blues
2002 "Some Dreams" Side Tracks
"Jerusalem" Jerusalem
2005 "Rich Man's War" The Revolution Starts Now
2007 "City of Immigrants" Washington Square Serenade
2008 "Days Aren't Long Enough" (with Allison Moorer)
2011 "I'll Never Get Out of This World Alive" I'll Never Get Out of This World Alive
"Every Part of Me"
2013 "Invisible" The Low Highway
"21st Century Blues"

Video/DVD[edit]

Year Title
2002 Transcendental Blues
2004 Just An American Boy
Live From Austin, TX
2005 20th Century Masters - DVD Collection
2006 Live at Montreux 2005

Music videos[edit]

Year Title Director
1986 "Guitar Town" Peter Lippman
"Someday" Jim Hershleder
1987 "I Ain't Ever Satisfied"
"Nowhere Road"
1988 "Copperhead Road" Tony Vanden Ende
1989 "Back to the Wall" Meiert Avis
1990 "The Other Kind"
1991 "Billy Austin" Christopher Cleveland
1996 "I Feel Alright" Jim Hershleder
1998 "Telephone Road"
2000 "Transcendental Blues"[22] Amos Poe
2001 "I Don't Want to Lose You Yet"[23] Dennis Saunders
2002 "Some Dreams" Trey Fanjoy
"Jerusalem" Maripol & Amos Poe
2003 "What's So Funny About Peace,
Love and Understanding"
2005 "Rich Man's War" Jonathan Demme
2007 "City of Immigrants" Alex Peacock
2013 "Invisible"[24] Tim Blake Nelson

Notes[edit]

  • A^ Transcendental Blues also peaked at number 8 on the Canadian RPM Country Albums/CDs[3] and number 28 on the Canadian RPM Top Albums/CDs chart.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f "Steve Earle Album & Song Chart History - Country Albums". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved July 26, 2011. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f "Steve Earle Album & Song Chart History - Billboard 200". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved July 26, 2011. 
  3. ^ a b c "Results - RPM - Library and Archives Canada - Country Albums/CDs". RPM. Retrieved July 26, 2011. 
  4. ^ a b c "Results - RPM - Library and Archives Canada - Top Albums/CDs". RPM. Retrieved July 26, 2011. 
  5. ^ a b "australian-charts.com - Australian charts portal". Hung Medien. Retrieved July 26, 2011. 
  6. ^ a b c "charts.org.nz - New Zealand charts portal". Hung Medien. Retrieved July 26, 2011. 
  7. ^ a b c d e f Peak chart positions for releases in the UK:
  8. ^ a b c d "Gold & Platinum Search - Music Canada - Steve Earle". Music Canada. Retrieved July 26, 2011. 
  9. ^ a b "RIAA - Recording Industry Association of America - Searchable Database". Recording Industry Association of America. Retrieved July 26, 2011. 
  10. ^ a b c d "swedishcharts.com - Swedish charts portal". Hung Medien. Retrieved July 26, 2011. 
  11. ^ "The Official Swiss Charts and Music Community". Hung Medien. Retrieved July 26, 2011. 
  12. ^ a b c d "Steve Earle Album & Song Chart History - Independent Albums". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved July 26, 2011. 
  13. ^ "Steve Earle Album & Song Chart History - Folk Albums". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved July 26, 2011. 
  14. ^ "Steve Earle Album & Song Chart History - Rock Albums". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved July 26, 2011. 
  15. ^ Ryan, Gavin (February 28, 2015). "ARIA Albums: 50 Shades Of Grey No 1 For Third Week". Noise11. Retrieved February 28, 2015. 
  16. ^ "Canadian Albums - May 14, 2011". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved July 26, 2011. 
  17. ^ "Steve Earle Album & Song Chart History - Country Songs". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved July 26, 2011. 
  18. ^ a b "Steve Earle : Allmusic : Billboard Singles". Allmusic. Retrieved July 26, 2011. 
  19. ^ "Results - RPM - Library and Archives Canada - Country Singles". RPM. Retrieved July 26, 2011. 
  20. ^ "australian-charts.com - Australian charts portal". Hung Medien. Retrieved July 26, 2011. 
  21. ^ "Results - RPM - Library and Archives Canada - Top Singles". RPM. Retrieved July 26, 2011. 
  22. ^ "CMT : Videos : Steve Earle : Transcendental Blues". Country Music Television. Retrieved October 14, 2011. 
  23. ^ "CMT : Videos : Steve Earle : I Don't Want To Lose You Yet". Country Music Television. Retrieved October 14, 2011. 
  24. ^ "CMT : Videos : Steve Earle : Invisible". Country Music Television. Retrieved February 27, 2013.