INXS discography

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INXS discography
INXS.jpg
INXS on stage with J. D. Fortune (2007)
Studio albums 11
Live albums 4
Compilation albums 13
Video albums 13
EPs 5
Singles 69

The discography of INXS, an Australian rock band, consists of 12 studio albums, 62 singles, 13 compilation albums, 4 live albums and 5 extended plays.

Albums[edit]

Studio[edit]

Year Album Peak chart positions Certifications
AUS
[1]
CAN
[2]
FRA
[3][4]
GER
[5]
NED
[6]
NZ
[7]
UK
[8]
US
[9]
1980 INXS
  • Released: 13 October 1980
  • Label: Atco
  • Format: CD, CS, LP
27 164
1981 Underneath the Colours
  • Released: 19 October 1981
  • Label: Atco
  • Format: CD, CS, LP
15
1982 Shabooh Shoobah
  • Released: October 1982
  • Label: Atco
  • Format: CD, CS, LP
5 46
1984 The Swing
  • Released: May 1984
  • Label: Atco
  • Format: CD, CS, LP
1 27 37 6 52
  • AUS: 5× Platinum[10]
  • US: Platinum[11]
1985 Listen Like Thieves
  • Released: 14 October 1985
  • Label: Atlantic
  • Format: CD, CS, LP
1 24 4 48 11
1987 Kick
  • Released: 19 October 1987
  • Label: Atlantic
  • Format: CD, CS, LP
2 1 3 11 4 1 9 3
1990 X
  • Released: 25 September 1990
  • Label: Atlantic
  • Format: CD, CS, LP
1 2 7 9 9 2 2 5
  • ARG: Platinum
  • AUS: 2× Platinum[10]
  • BRA: Gold
  • CAN: 2× Platinum
  • FRA: Platinum[14]
  • GER: Gold[15]
  • NZ: Platinum[21]
  • SWE: Gold[22]
  • SWI: Platinum[19]
  • UK: Platinum[20]
  • US: 2× Platinum[11]
1992 Welcome to Wherever You Are
  • Released: 4 August 1992
  • Label: Atlantic
  • Format: CD, CS, LP
2 10 31 8 35 8 1 16
1993 Full Moon, Dirty Hearts
  • Released: 2 November 1993
  • Label: Atlantic
  • Format: CD, CS, LP
4 24 27 70 36 3 53
  • ARG: Platinum
  • AUS: Gold[10]
  • UK: Gold[20]
1997 Elegantly Wasted
  • Released: 15 April 1997
  • Label: Epic
  • Format: CD, CS, LP
14 14 30 23 31 47 16 41
  • BRA: Gold
  • CAN: Gold[13]
2005 Switch
  • Released: 29 November 2005
  • Label: Epic
  • Format: CD
18 2 7 17
"—" denotes releases that did not chart.

Live[edit]

Year Album Peak chart positions Certifications
AUS
[1]
FRA
[3]
GER
[5]
NED
[6]
NZ
[7]
UK
[8]
US
[9]
1991 Live Baby Live 3 31 18 26 31 8 72
  • ARG: Platinum
  • AUS: Platinum[10]
  • SWI: Gold[19]
  • US: Platinum[11]
2005 Live at Barker Hangar
2009 Live Germany 1984
  • Released: 15 December 2009
  • Label: IMC Music
  • Format: CD
2014 Live at Wembley Stadium 1991
  • Released: 7 February 2014
  • Label: UMA
  • Format: Download
17 40
"—" denotes releases that did not chart or were not released in that country.

Compilation[edit]

Year Album Peak chart positions Certifications
AUS
[1]
FRA
[3]
GER
[5]
NED
[6]
NZ
[7]
UK
[8]
US
[9]
1982 INXSIVE: 1980–82
  • Released: 1982
  • Label: Deluxe Records
  • Format: LP, CD
74
1994 The Greatest Hits 2 11 9 25 2 3 112
2001 Shine Like It Does: The Anthology (1979–1997)
  • Released: 5 June 2001
  • Label: Atlantic
  • Format: CD
2002 The Best of INXS
  • Released: 4 June 2002
  • Label: Rhino
  • Format: CD
144
Stay Young 1979–1982
  • Released: 11 October 2002
  • Label: Raven
  • Format: CD
Definitive INXS
  • Released: 2002
  • Label: Mercury
  • Format: CD
21 4 15
The Years 1979–1997
  • Released: 10 December 2002
  • Label: Universal, Mercury
  • Format: CD
8
2004 Original Sin: The Collection
  • Released: 21 September 2004
  • Label: Mercury
  • Format: CD
INXS²: The Remixes
  • Released: 2004
  • Label: Universal
  • Format: CD
91
2006 Taste It: The Collection
  • Released: 2006
  • Label: Mercury
  • Format: CD
2010 Platinum: Greatest Hits + Seriously Live
  • Released: 2010
  • Label: Petrol Electric
  • Format: CD, download
21
Original Sin
  • Released: 16 November 2010
  • Label: Petrol Electric
  • Format: Download, CD
49 144
2011 The Very Best
  • Released: 21 October 2011
  • Label: Universal
  • Format: CD, download
1 1 69
"—" denotes releases that did not chart or were not released in that country.

Box sets[edit]

Year Album Peak chart positions Certifications
AUS
[1]
FRA
[3]
GER
[5]
NZ
[7]
UK
[8]
US
[9]
2011 Remastered
  • Released: May 30, 2011
  • Label: Universal
  • Format: CD
2014 All the Voices
  • Released: September 1, 2014
  • Label: UMC
  • Format: LP
"—" denotes releases that did not chart or were not released in that country.

Extended plays[edit]

Year Album AUS
[1]
US
[9]
1983 Dekadance
  • Released: September 1983
  • Label: Atco
  • Format: CS
2 148
1993 Get Out of the House
  • Released: 1993
  • Label:
  • Format: CD
1997 Live in Aspen: February 1997
  • Released: 1997
  • Label: Mercury
  • Format: CD
2004 Bang the Drum
2008 Six Pack
  • Released: December 2008
  • Label: INXS self-release
  • Format: CD
"—" denotes releases that did not chart or
were not released in that country.

Singles[edit]

Year Single Peak chart positions Album
AUS
[1]
CAN GER
[31]
NED
[6]
NZ
[7]
UK
[8]
US
[32][33]
US Main
[34]
US Mod
[35]
US Adult
[36]
1980 "Simple Simon" non-album single
"Just Keep Walking" 38 INXS
1981 "The Loved One" 18 non-album single
"Stay Young" 21 Underneath the Colours
1982 "Night of Rebellion"
"Underneath the Colours"
"The One Thing" 14 31 30 2 Shabooh Shoobah
"Don't Change" 14 80 17
1983 "To Look at You" 36
"Black and White" 24
1984 "Original Sin" 1 20 31 6 58 43 The Swing
"I Send a Message" 3 18 77 41
"Burn for You" 3 29
"Dancing on the Jetty" 39
1985 "What You Need" 2 21 14 51 5 3 Listen Like Thieves
"This Time" 19 40 79 81 11
1986 "Kiss the Dirt (Falling Down the Mountain)" 15 42 54 24
"Listen Like Thieves" 28 46 54 12
1987 "Good Times"
(Jimmy Barnes and INXS)
2 74 1 18 47 3 The Lost Boys: Original
Motion Picture Soundtrack
"Need You Tonight" 3 1 16 12 3 2 1 12 Kick
1988 "Devil Inside" 6 3 33 41 2 47 2 2
"New Sensation" 9 1 35 14 16 25 3 8
"Never Tear Us Apart" 11 9 66 9 21 24 7 5 28
"Kick" 33
1989 "Mystify" 5 46 53 14 17
1990 "Suicide Blonde" 2 1 23 9 1 11 9 1 1 X
"Disappear" 23 1 43 15 25 21 8 6 10
1991 "Bitter Tears" 36 13 34 44 30 46 4 6
"By My Side" 23 54 56 35 42
"The Stairs"
"Shining Star" 21 26 40 27 14 4 Live Baby Live
1992 "Heaven Sent" 13 13 47 32 31 4 2 Welcome to Wherever You Are
"Baby Don't Cry" 30 46 34 20
"Taste It" 36 39 31 21 101 5
"Not Enough Time" 7 28 13 2
1993 "Beautiful Girl" 34 9 54 50 23 46 10
"The Gift" 16 25 38 11 6 Full Moon, Dirty Hearts
"Please (You Got That ...)" 37 90 46 50
"Time" 36 88 25
1994 "Freedom Deep" 111
"The Strangest Party (These Are the Times)" 34 77 15 The Greatest Hits
1995 "Original Sin (Remix)"
1997 "Elegantly Wasted" 48 1 72 90 20 [37] 37 13 13 Elegantly Wasted
"Everything" 159 71
"Don't Lose Your Head" 94
"Searching"
2001 "Precious Heart"
(Tall Paul vs. INXS)
27 30 14 INXS²: The Remixes
"I'm So Crazy"
(Par-T-One vs. INXS)
45 19
2002 "Tight" 80 93 The Best of INXS / Definitive
2003 "One of My Kind"
(Rogue Traders vs. INXS)
10 INXS²: The Remixes
"I Get Up" 72 non-album single
2004 "Bang the Drum"
"Mystify (Remix)"
(Mellow Trax featuring INXS)
74
"Dream on Black Girl (Original Sin)"
(Kash vs. INXS)
2005 "Pretty Vegas" 9 1 7 37 7 Switch
2006 "Afterglow" 24 3 20
"Devil's Party"
"Perfect Strangers"
"God's Top Ten" 88
2010 "Never Tear Us Apart (2010)"
(featuring Ben Harper)
Original Sin
2011 "Don't Change (2011)"
"Mediate"
(featuring Tricky)
[38]
"—" denotes releases that did not chart or were not released in that country


Other appearances[edit]

Video albums[edit]

  • The Swing and Other Stories (1985)
  • What You Need (1986)
  • Living INXS (1986)
  • Kick the Video Flick (1987) US: Platinum[39]
  • In Search of Excellence (1989)
  • Greatest Video Hits (1980–1990) (1990) US: Gold[11]
  • Live Baby Live (1991)
  • Australian Made (1992)
  • The Great Video Experience (1994)
  • Live Baby Live (2003) AUS: Platinum[40]
  • The Years 1979–1997 (2003)
  • I'm Only Looking – The Best of INXS (2004) AUS: 2× Platinum [1]
  • Rock Star: INXS The DVD (2005) US: Gold[11]

Featured[edit]

In 2002 in America, McDonald's and Toyota used "New Sensation" for a promo campaign; the song was also featured in the 2003 film Shattered Glass. "What You Need" featured in a Chevy trucks advertising campaign. In Australia, "By My Side" was used by NRMA Insurance on and off for eight years. "The One Thing" is featured in Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories under the fictional radio station Flash FM.

Type Title Song
Film Reckless "The One Thing"[41]
Film Reckless "To Look at You"[41]
Film The Lost Boys "Good Times"[41]
Film Reckless "Soul Mistake"[41]
Film Beverly Hills Cop III "Keep the Peace"[42]
Film Donnie Darko: The Director's Cut "Never Tear Us Apart"
Film 40 Days and 40 Nights "New Sensation"
Film Coyote Ugly "Need You Tonight"
Film Crocodile Dundee "Different World"
Film Face/Off "Don't Lose Your Head"
Film Hysterical Blindness "What You Need"
Film In the Land of Women "Beautiful Girl"
Film Mystery Date "Disappear"
Film Mystery Date "On My Way"
Film Mystery Date "Suicide Blonde"
Film Pretty in Pink "Do Wot You Do"
Film Shattered Glass "New Sensation"
Film Rock Star "Devil Inside"
Film Reckless Kelly "Born to Be Wild"
Film Drop Zone "Strangest Party (These Are the Times)"
Film Towelhead "New Sensation"
Film Adventureland "Don't Change"
Film Young Guns 3 "Don't Change"
Film Hot Tub Time Machine "What You Need"
Film Love and Other Drugs "Beautiful Girl"
TV show American Dad! "Never Tear Us Apart"
TV show One Tree Hill "Never Tear Us Apart"
Ad Chevy Trucks "What You Need"
Ad NRMA Insurance "By My Side"
Ad McDonald's "New Sensation"
Ad Toyota "New Sensation"
Game Grand Theft Auto: Vice City "Kiss the Dirt"
Game Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories "The One Thing"
Game FIFA Football 2005 "What You Need"
Game Name That Tune Eighties "Need You Tonight"
Game Name That Tune Eighties "New Sensation"
Game Name That Tune Eighties "Never Tear Us Apart"
Game Name That Tune Eighties "What You Need"
Game Rock Band 3 "Need You Tonight"

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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  31. ^ German singles chart peaks:
  32. ^ "Billboard > Artists / INXS > Chart History > The Hot 100". Billboard. Retrieved 23 January 2017. 
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  36. ^ "Billboard > Artists / INXS > Chart History > Adult Pop Songs". Billboard. Retrieved 23 January 2017. 
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  38. ^ "No. 5 on the Billboard Dance Chart". trickysite.com. Retrieved 16 April 2012. 
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  41. ^ a b c d Reckless (1984) - Soundtracks
  42. ^ Beverly Hills Cop III (1994) - Soundtracks