The Monkees discography

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This is a list of official recordings by The Monkees.

Albums[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

Year Title Album details Peak chart positions Certifications[1]
US
[2][3]
CA
[4]
NO
[5]
UK
[6]
1966 The Monkees
  • Released: October 10, 1966
  • Label: Colgems COM/COS-101
1 1 3 1
1967 More of the Monkees
  • Released: January 9, 1967
  • Label: Colgems COM/COS-102
1 1 1 1
  • RIAA: 5x Platinum
Headquarters
  • Released: May 22, 1967
  • Label: Colgems COM/COS-103
1 1 2 2
  • RIAA: 2x Platinum
Pisces, Aquarius, Capricorn & Jones Ltd.
  • Released: November 6, 1967
  • Label: Colgems COM/COS-104
1 2 4 5
  • RIAA: 2x Platinum
1968 The Birds, The Bees & The Monkees
  • Released: April 22, 1968
  • Label: Colgems COM/COS-109
3 6
  • RIAA: Platinum
Head
  • Released: December 1, 1968
  • Label: Colgems COSO-5008
45 24
1969 Instant Replay
  • Released: February 15, 1969
  • Label: Colgems COS-113
32 45
The Monkees Present
  • Released: October 1, 1969
  • Label: Colgems COS-117
100
1970 Changes
  • Released: June 1970
  • Label: Colgems COS-119
152
1987 Pool It!
  • Released: August 1987
  • Label: Rhino 70706
72
1996 Justus
  • Released: October 15, 1996
  • Label: Rhino 72542
"—" denotes releases that did not chart.
  • "Changes" initially failed to chart upon release in 1970, only reaching the Billboard 200 when reissued in 1986.
  • "Justus" was released initially only on CD and not on vinyl, but was issued on limited edition vinyl on October 30th, 2012.

Live albums[edit]

Year Title Album details Peak
chart
positions
US
1987 Live 1967
  • Released: July 1987
  • Label: Rhino 70139
20th Anniversary Tour 1986
  • Released: July 1987
  • Label: Rhino FSH-71110 (2 LPs)
1994 Live!
  • Released: 1994
  • Label: n/a
2001 2001: Live in Las Vegas
  • Released: 2001
  • Label: n/a
Summer 1967: The Complete U.S. Concert Recordings
2006 Extended Versions
  • Released: November 28, 2006
  • Label: BMG Special Markets
"—" denotes releases that did not chart.

Compilation albums[edit]

Decade Title Album details Peak
chart
positions
US
1960s The Monkees Greatest Hits
  • Released: June 1969
  • Label: Colgems COS-115
89
1970s Golden Hits
  • Released: January 1970
  • Label: Colgems PRS-329
Barrel Full of Monkees
  • Released: January 1971
  • Label: Colgems SCOS-1001
207
Re-Focus
  • Released: September 1972
  • Label: Bell 6081
The Monkees
  • Released: June 1976
  • Label: Laurie House 8009/RCA Special Products 2-0188
The Monkees Greatest Hits
  • Released: July 1976
  • Label: Arista 4089 (later 8313)
58
1980s More Greatest Hits of The Monkees
  • Released: October 1982
  • Label: Arista 2007 (later 8334)
Monkee Business
  • Released: November 1982
  • Label: Rhino 701
Monkee Flips
  • Released: February 1984
  • Label: Rhino 113
Hit Factory
  • Released: December 1985
  • Label: Pair 1109 (2 LPs)
The Best of The Monkees
  • Released: June 1986
  • Label: Silver Eagle/Arista 1048
Then & Now... The Best of The Monkees
  • Released: June 1986
  • Label: Arista 8432
21
Missing Links
  • Released: July 1987
  • Label: Rhino 70150
1990s Missing Links Volume Two
  • Released: January 1990
  • Label: Rhino 70903
Listen to the Band
  • Released: October 1991
  • Label: Rhino 70566 (4 CDs)
Greatest Hits
  • Released: November 1995
  • Label: Rhino 72190
Barrelful of Monkees: Monkees Songs for Kids!
  • Released: March 1996
  • Label: Kid Rhino 72407
Missing Links Volume Three
  • Released: March 1996
  • Label: Rhino 72153
I'm A Believer and Other Hits
Last Train to Clarksville and Other Hits
  • Released: September 1997
  • Label: Flashback/Rhino
Daydream Believer and Other Hits
  • Released: March 1998
  • Label: Flashback/Rhino 75242
The Monkees Anthology
  • Released: April 1998
  • Label: Rhino 75269 (2 CDs)
2000s Music Box
  • Released: February 2001
  • Label: Rhino 76706 (4 CDs)
The Essentials
  • Released: June 2002
  • Label: Rhino 76057
The Best of The Monkees
  • Released: April 2003
  • Label: Rhino 73875 (2 CDs)
20
The Headquarters Sessions
"—" denotes releases that did not chart.

Singles[edit]

Year Title
(A-side / B-side)
Peak chart positions Certifications Album
US
[7]
AUS
[8]
AUT
[9]
BEL
[10]
CAN
[11]
GER
[12]
IRE
[13]
NED
[14]
NOR
[15]
UK
[6]
1966 "Last Train to Clarksville"
"Take a Giant Step"
1
14


1
29
5
14

23
The Monkees
"I'm a Believer"
"(I'm Not Your) Steppin' Stone"
1
20
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
More of the Monkees
1967 "A Little Bit Me, a Little Bit You"
"The Girl I Knew Somewhere"
2
39
4
4
10
1
7
6
7
3
3
Non-album single
"Pleasant Valley Sunday"
"Words"
3
11
10


2
57
18
11

4
11
Pisces, Aquarius, Capricorn & Jones Ltd.
"Daydream Believer"
"Goin' Down"
1
104
2
7
8
1
36
4
1
3
2
5
The Birds, The Bees & The Monkees
1968 "Valleri"
"Tapioca Tundra"
3
34
4
20
11
1
1
11
8
12
9
12
"D. W. Washburn"
"It's Nice to Be with You"
19
51
11


2
15

19


17
Non-album single
"Porpoise Song"
"As We Go Along"
62
106
57


26





Head
1969 "Tear Drop City"
"A Man Without a Dream"
56
28


27




44
Instant Replay
"Listen to the Band"
"Someday Man"
63
81
8


53
74





47
The Monkees Present
"Good Clean Fun"
"Mommy and Daddy"
82
109
13


80





1970 "Oh My My"
"I Love You Better"
98
34








Changes
1971 "Do It in the Name of Love" A
"Lady Jane" A










Non-album single
1986 "That Was Then, This Is Now" B
"(Theme From) The Monkees"
20
69


41




68
Then & Now... The Best of The Monkees
"Daydream Believer" (remix)
"Randy Scouse Git"
79
62








1987 "Heart and Soul"
"MGBGT" (live)
87









Pool It!
"Every Step of the Way"
"(I'll) Love You Forever" (live)










2012 "Daydream Believer" (digital re-entry) 69 Digital re-entry single

Notes[edit]

A: ^ Released as Mickey Dolenz & Davy Jones.
B: ^ Released as Micky Dolenz & Peter Tork of The Monkees.

References[edit]

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  13. ^ "Irish Singles". Irish Charts. Retrieved 2014-12-30. 
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