Wham! discography

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Wham! discography
Releases
Studio albums 3
Compilation albums 2
Singles 12
Video albums 4
Music videos 13

The discography of Wham!, a British pop band, consists of three studio albums, two compilation albums, four video albums, thirteen music videos and twelve singles.

Albums[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

Year Album details Peak chart positions Certifications
UK
[1]
AUS
[2]
CAN
[3]
FRA
[4]
GER
[5]
JPN
[6]
NLD
[7]
NOR
[8]
NZ
[9]
SWE
[10]
SWI
[11]
US
[12]
1983 Fantastic
  • Released: 9 July 1983
  • Label: Inner Vision (#IVL 25328)
  • Formats: LP, CD, cassette
1 5 7 17 8 8 1 15 25 83
1984 Make It Big
  • Released: 23 October 1984
  • Label: Epic (#EPC 86311)
  • Formats: LP, CD, cassette
1 1 1 5 5 1 1 1 1 3 1 1
1986 Music from the Edge of Heaven
  • Released: 1 July 1986
  • Label: Columbia
  • Formats: LP, CD, cassette
9 9 10
"–" denotes releases that did not chart or were not released in that country

Compilation albums[edit]

Year Album details Peak chart positions Certifications
UK
[1]
AUS
[2][17]
AUT
[18]
FRA
[4]
GER
[5]
JPN
[6]
NLD
[7]
NOR
[8]
NZ
[9]
SWE
[10]
SWI
[19]
1986 The Final
  • Released: 31 May 1986
  • Label: Epic (#EPC 88681)
  • Formats: 2xLP, CD, cassette
2 5 3 13 2 11 1 7 1 16 2
1988 12" Mixes
  • Released: 1988
  • Label: Epic
  • Formats: CD, cassette
72
1997 The Best of Wham!: If You Were There...
  • Released: 29 November 1997
  • Label: Epic (#4890202)
  • Formats: CD, cassette, MD
4 29 23 40 30 18 29 28
"–" denotes album that did not chart or was not released

Singles[edit]

Year Single Peak chart positions Certifications Album
UK
[22]
AUS
[23][24]
AUT
[25]
BEL
[26]
FRA
[27]
GER
[28]
IRE
[29]
NED
[30]
NZ
[31]
NOR
[32]
SWE
[33]
SWI
[34]
US
[35]
1982 "Young Guns (Go For It!)" 3 4 8 20 3 9 4 10 1 Fantastic
1983 "Wham Rap! (Enjoy What You Do)" [A] 8 9 12 17 13 9 18
"Bad Boys" 2 9 8 12 3 26 10 8 11 6 60
"Club Tropicana" 4 60 23 13 4 14 25 10
"Club Fantastic Megamix" 15 56 16 44 Single Release Only
1984 "Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go" 1 1 6 1 17 2 1 1 2 1 1 2 1 Make It Big
"Careless Whisper" [B] 1 1 2 2 3 3 1 1 3 2 2 1 1
"Freedom" 1 3 23 2 16 14 1 3 8 1 9 5 3
"Everything She Wants" [C] 2 7 5 9 21 8 1 2 6 4 2 1
"Last Christmas" [C] 2 3 2 7 1 2 17 2 4 6 Music from the Edge of Heaven/The Final
1985 "I'm Your Man" 1 3 14 3 34 7 1 3 1 4 15 7 3
"Last Christmas" (1st re-issue) 6 34
1986 "The Edge of Heaven" [D] 1 2 11 1 22 4 1 1 3 2 10 4 10
"Where Did Your Heart Go?" [D] 1 54 23 42 1 37 50
"Last Christmas" (2nd re-issue) 45
2007 "Last Christmas" (digital re-entry) 14 4 4 6 6 14
2008 "Last Christmas" (digital re-entry) 26 17 16 12 6 10
2009 "Last Christmas" (digital re-entry) 34 9 14 19 10 11
2010 "Last Christmas" (digital re-entry) 57 16 23 32 17
2011 "Last Christmas" (digital re-entry) 26 17 25 52 10 4
2012 "Last Christmas" (digital re-entry) 34 16 161 26 47 16 4
2013 "Last Christmas" (digital re-entry) 40 30
Notes

Video albums[edit]

  • 1984: Wham The Video (US: Gold[14])
  • 1985: Wham! 85
  • 1986: Wham! The Final
  • 1986: Wham in China: Foreign Skies (US: Gold[14])

Music videos[edit]

  • 1982 – "Young Guns (Go For It!)"
  • 1982 – "Wham Rap! (Enjoy What You Do)"
  • 1983 – "Bad Boys"
  • 1983 – "Club Tropicana"
  • 1984 – "Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go"
  • 1984 – "Everything She Wants"
  • 1984 – "Freedom"
  • 1984 – "Careless Whisper"
  • 1984 – "Last Christmas"
  • 1985 – "I'm Your Man"
  • 1986 – "The Edge of Heaven"
  • 1986 – "A Different Corner"
  • 1986 – "Where Did Your Heart Go?"

References[edit]

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  14. ^ a b c d e "RIAA Certified Awards". Recording Industry Association of America. Retrieved 04-09-2009. 
  15. ^ a b "CRIA Certified Awards". Canadian Recording Industry Association. Retrieved 04-09-2009. 
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  33. ^ "Wham Swedish Singles". Hung Medien. Retrieved 2013-11-28. 
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