Hot Chocolate discography

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The discography of Hot Chocolate, a British disco and soul band.

Hot Chocolate discography
Studio albums8
Compilation albums14
Singles50

Studio albums[edit]

Title Details Peak chart positions
UK
[1]
NL
[2]
NZ
[3]
US
[4]
Cicero Park 55
Hot Chocolate
  • Released: November 1975
  • Label: Rak, Big Tree Records
34 41
Man to Man
  • Released: August 1976
  • Label: Rak, Big Tree Records
32 172
Every 1's a Winner 30 14 23 31
Going Through the Motions
  • Released: July 1979
  • Label: Rak, Infinity Records
112
Class
  • Released: November 1980
  • Label: Rak
Mystery 24 28 27
Love Shot
  • Released: October 1983
  • Label: Rak
41
Strictly Dance
"—" denotes a recording that did not chart or was not released in that territory.

Compilation albums[edit]

Title Details Peak chart positions
UK
[1]
NL
[2]
NZ
[3]
XIV Greatest Hits
  • Released: November 1976
6
20 Greatest Hits
  • Released: 1979
3
20 Hottest Hits
  • Released: December 1979
3 25 10
The Very Best of Hot Chocolate
  • Released: February 1987
1 22
2001[A]
  • Released: 1987
Their Greatest Hits
  • Released: March 1993
1 3
Platinum (The Very Best Of)
  • Released: October 1993
9
The Most of Hot Chocolate
  • Released: March 1996
Greatest Hits Part Two
  • Released: January 1999
Best of the 70s
  • Released: 2000
Brother Louie
  • Released: 2002
The Essential Collection
  • Released: 2004
A's B's & Rarities
  • Released: 2004
Hottest Hits[B]
  • Released: 2009
An Introduction To : Hot Chocolate
  • Released: 2017
"—" denotes a recording that did not chart or was not released in that territory.

Singles[edit]

Year Title Peak chart positions Certifications
(sales thresholds)
Album
UK
[1]
AUS BEL
[7]
GER
[8]
IE
[9]
NL
[2]
NZ
[3]
US
[4]
1969 "Give Peace a Chance"
(as Hot Chocolate Band)
Non-album singles
1970 "Love Is Life" 6 13
1971 "You Could Have Been a Lady" 22
"I Believe (In Love)" 8
1972 "Mary-Anne"
"You'll Always Be a Friend" 23
1973 "Brother Louie" 7 36 19
"Rumours" 44
1974 "Emma" 3 6 2 19 7 2 8 Cicero Park
"Changing World"
"Cheri Babe" 31 68 26 10 Non-album singles
1975 "Blue Night"
"Disco Queen" 11 48 16 28 Cicero Park
"A Child's Prayer" 7 92 6 Hot Chocolate
"You Sexy Thing" 2 4 15 8 4 5 2 3
1976 "Don't Stop It Now" 11 18 12 42 Man to Man
"Man to Man" 14 13 17
"Heaven Is in the Back Seat of My Cadillac" 25 32 28 19
1977 "So You Win Again" 1 12 6 6 2 5 8 31 Every 1's a Winner
"Put Your Love In Me" 10 90 29 7 19 20
1978 "Every 1's a Winner" 12 12 29 14 11 10 7 6
"I'll Put You Together Again" 13 12 20 15 8 14 31 Non-album single
1979 "Mindless Boogie" 46 48 21 46 Going Through the Motions
"Going Through the Motions" 53 43 49 33 53
1980 "No Doubt About It" 2 56 3 2 9 Non-album single
"Are You Getting Enough of What Makes You Happy" 17 25 15 Class
"Love Me to Sleep" 50 42
1981 "Gotta Give Up Your Love" 21 42
"I'm Losing You"/"Children of Spacemen"
"You'll Never Be So Wrong" 52 73 15 Mystery
1982 "Girl Crazy" 7 9 2 13 11 4
"It Started with a Kiss" 5 15 1 11 5 7 2
"Chances" 32 85 42 8
"Are You Getting Enough Happiness"
(re-recorded version)
65
1983 "What Kinda Boy You're Lookin' For (Girl)" 10 12 23 4 17 Non-album single
"Tears on the Telephone" 37 6 21 22 18 Love Shot
"I'm Sorry" 89 57
1984 "I Gave You My Heart (Didn't I)" 13 12
1986 "Heartache No. 9" 76 52 Non-album single
1987 "You Sexy Thing"
(Ben Liebrand Remix)
10 20 5 8 56 The Very Best Of Hot Chocolate
"Every 1's a Winner"
(Groove Mix)
69 59 2001
"No Doubt About It (Tequila-Mix)"
1988 "Heaven Is in the Backseat of My Cadillac"
(D.D. Mix)
Never Pretend" 50 Non-album singles
1989 "What About You"
"Get It Right"
1993 "It Started with a Kiss"
(re-issue)
31
"Kiss To Mean Goodbye" Strictly Dance
"Cry Little Girl"
1997 "You Sexy Thing"
(Ben Liebrand Remix) (re-issue)
6 19 Non-album singles
1998 "It Started with a Kiss"
(second re-issue)
18
"—" denotes a recording that did not chart or was not released in that territory.

References[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Remix album
  2. ^ Promo CD given by The Daily Mail on Sunday January 25, 2009[5][6]

Sources[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Hot Chocolate | Artist". Official Charts. Archived from the original on 2011-02-17. Retrieved 2011-12-30.
  2. ^ a b c Hung, Steffen. "Discografie Hot Chocolate". dutchcharts.nl. Retrieved 2011-12-30.
  3. ^ a b c Hung, Steffen. "Discography Hot Chocolate". charts.org.nz. Retrieved 2011-12-30.
  4. ^ a b "Hot Chocolate". AllMusic. Retrieved 2011-12-30.
  5. ^ Roberts, David (2006). British Hit Singles & Albums (19th ed.). London: Guinness World Records Limited. pp. 259/260. ISBN 1-904994-10-5.
  6. ^ "Hot Chocolate - Awards". AllMusic. Retrieved 2013-04-07.
  7. ^ "Discography Hot Chocolate". ultratop.be. Retrieved 2015-05-18.
  8. ^ "Chartverfolgung / Hot Chocolate / Single". MusicLine.de. Retrieved 2015-05-18.
  9. ^ "Search Hot Chocolate". Irish Charts-all there is to know. Retrieved 15 March 2012.
  10. ^ a b c d e f "Certified Awards Search Archived 2011-06-04 at the Wayback Machine.". British Phonographic Industry. Retrieved on 2011-10-19. Note: User needs to enter "Hot Chocolate" in the "Search" field, "Artist" in the "Search by" field and click the "Go" button. Select "More info" next to the relevant entry to see full certification history.
  11. ^ a b "Searchable Database". Recording Industry Association of America. Retrieved 2011-12-30. Note: User must define 'Artist' search parameter as "Hot Chocolate".