Sylvia discography

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Sylvia discography
Releases
Studio albums 9
Compilation albums 5
Singles 20
No. 1 Singles 2

This article presents the discography of American country music singer, Sylvia. Between 1979 and 1987, she placed a total of 20 singles on the Hot Country Songs chart, two of which reached #1 on the Billboard Country Chart. Since 1980, Sylvia has recorded and released ten studio albums, as well as four compilation albums.

Studio albums[edit]

1980s[edit]

Title Album details Peak chart positions Certifications
(sales threshold)
US Country
[1]
US
[1]
CAN
[2]
Drifter 10 139
Just Sylvia
  • Release date: 1982
  • Label: RCA Records
2 56 51
Snapshot
  • Release date: 1983
  • Label: RCA Records
7 77 62
Surprise
  • Release date: 1984
  • Label: RCA Records
40 178
One Step Closer
  • Release date: 1985
  • Label: RCA Records
19
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

1990s and 2000s[edit]

Title Album details
The Real Story
  • Release date: November 1996
  • Label: Red Pony Records
Where in the World
  • Release date: December 19, 2001
  • Label: Red Pony Records
A Cradle in Bethlehem
  • Release date: November 15, 2002
  • Label: Red Pony Records

Compilation albums[edit]

Title Album details Peak positions
US Country
[1]
Greatest Hits
  • Release date: 1987
  • Label: RCA Records
59
Anthology
  • Release date: November 18, 1997
  • Label: Renaissance
RCA Country Legends
  • Release date: September 10, 2002
  • Label: RCA Records
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

Singles[edit]

Year Single Peak chart positions[5][2] Certifications
(sales threshold)
Album
US Country US US AC CAN Country CAN CAN AC
1979 "You Don't Miss a Thing" 36 N/A
1980 "It Don't Hurt to Dream" 35 Drifter
"Tumbleweed" 10
1981 "Drifter" 1 13
"The Matador" 7 8
"Heart on the Mend" 8 11
"Sweet Yesterday" 12 11 Just Sylvia
1982 "Nobody" 1 15 5 1 5 5
"Like Nothing Ever Happened" 2 1
1983 "Snapshot" 5 3 Snapshot
"The Boy Gets Around" 18 7
"I Never Quite Got Back (From Loving You)" 3 2
1984 "Victims of Goodbye" 24 44 19 Surprise
"Love Over Old Times" 36 50
1985 "Fallin' in Love" 2 1 One Step Closer
"Cry Just a Little Bit" 9 8
"I Love You by Heart" (with Michael Johnson) 9 7
1986 "Nothin' Ventured Nothin' Gained" 33 Knockin' Around (unreleased)
1987 "Straight from My Heart" 66 Greatest Hits
2011 "Cumberland Rose" N/A
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

Other singles[edit]

Guest singles[edit]

Year Single Artist Peak chart positions Album
US Country
[5]
CAN Country
[2]
CAN AC
[2]
1982 "The Wayward Wind" James Galway 57 29 13 The Wayward Wind

Music videos[edit]

Year Video Director
1981 "The Matador"
1983 "Snapshot" David Hogan
1984 "Victims of Goodbye"
1985 "Cry Just a Little Bit"

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Billboard chart positions > albums". allmusic. Retrieved 2009-09-10. 
  2. ^ a b c d "Search results for "Sylvia"". RPM. Retrieved 2009-09-10. 
  3. ^ "Canadian album certifications – Sylvia – Just Sylvia". Music Canada. 
  4. ^ "American album certifications – Sylvia – Just Sylvia". Recording Industry Association of America.  If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Album, then click SEARCH
  5. ^ a b "Billboard chart positions > singles". allmusic. Retrieved 2009-09-10. 
  6. ^ "American single certifications – Sylvia – Nobody". Recording Industry Association of America.  If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Single, then click SEARCH