Sam Roberts discography

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Sam Roberts discography
Sam Roberts Band 2007.jpg
Sam Roberts singing at Lollapalooza in 2007.
Studio albums 6
EPs 4
Singles 20
Music videos 12

This is the full discography for the Canadian rock musician Sam Roberts who is signed to Universal (Canada) since 2001. In 2000 Roberts recorded a set of demos entitled "Brother Down".[1] Some of these songs appeared on later albums, including the song "Brother Down" which appeared on Roberts' 2002 release "The Inhuman Condition" EP. The latter reached the charts in Canada. Since then Roberts has released six albums, four EPs and a number of singles.[2]

Albums[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

Year Album Chart positions Certifications Sales
CAN[3] US
Heat
[4]
2003 We Were Born in a Flame 2
  • CAN: 145,000[6]
2006 Chemical City
  • Released: April 11, 2006
  • Label: Universal Music Canada
3
2008 Love at the End of the World
  • Released: May 20, 2008
  • Label: Universal Music Canada
1 47
  • CAN: 9,000[9]
2011 Collider
  • Released: May 10, 2011
  • Label: Universal Music Canada
3
2014 Lo-Fantasy
  • Released: February 11, 2014
  • Label: Universal Music Canada
3
2016 TerraForm
  • Released: October 28, 2016
  • Label: Universal Music Canada
8
[12]

EPs[edit]

Year Album Chart
Positions[3]
Certification
CAN
2002 The Inhuman Condition
  • Released: July 16, 2002
32
2004 Rolling Stone Original
  • Released: November 16, 2004

  • US download-only release
- -
2011 iTunes Live from Montreal
  • Released: October 24, 2011
  • Label: Universal Music Canada

  • iTunes download-only release
- -
2015 Counting The Days
  • Released: April 18, 2015
  • Label: Paper Bag Records / Universal Music Canada

  • 12" vinyl Record Store Day release, later followed by a digital release
- -

Singles[edit]

Year Title Chart position Certifications Album
CAN
[14][15][16]
CAN
Alt

[17][18][19][20]
CAN
Rock

[21][22][23]
2002 "Brother Down" × × The Inhuman Condition
"Don't Walk Away Eileen" × ×
2003 "Where Have All the Good People Gone?" 29 × × We Were Born in a Flame
"Hard Road" × ×
"Dead End/Every Part of Me" × ×
2006 "The Gate" × × Chemical City
"Bridge to Nowhere" × ×
"With a Bullet" × ×
2008 "Them Kids" 36 × × Love at the End of the World
"Detroit '67" 82 × ×
2009 "Fixed to Ruin" × ×
2011 "I Feel You" 83 3 7 Collider
"The Last Crusade" 44
"Without a Map" 16 22
2012 "Let It In" 6 16
2013 "We're All In This Together" 70 3 1 Lo-Fantasy
"Shapeshifters"
2014 "Human Heat" 7 6
"Kid Icarus" 12
2016 "If You Want It" 2 1 TerraForm
"FIEND" 34 26
2017 "Rogue Empire"
"—" denotes releases that did not chart.
"×" denotes periods where charts did not exist or were not archived.

Miscellaneous[edit]

These songs have not appeared on a studio album released by Roberts:

Year Song Collaborating Artist Album
2003 "Never Destroy Us" The Dears No Cities Left
2004 "Dirty Water" K-os Joyful Rebellion
2006 "Valhalla" K-os Atlantis: Hymns for Disco
"Magic On My Mind" n/a Help! A Day In The Life compilation
"Late In The Evening [live]" n/a Hommage à / Tribute to Paul Simon compilation
"You Can Call Me Al [live]"
2008 "Marvin The Meerkat" n/a Roll Play 2 compilation
2009 "I'm Running" Misstress Barbara I'm No Human
"Dark Eyes" n/a Victoria Day soundtrack
2010 "Wavin' Flag" Young Artists For Haiti Wavin' Flag single
"One Good Time" Anthony D'Amato Down Wires
2011 "Loin d'ici" Cœur de pirate Blonde
2012 "Let It In (King Britt’s Je Ne Sais Quoi Mix)" King Britt
"Faultline Blues" n/a Esquire Presents: Pacific Standard Time
2013 "Don't Touch" K-os Black On Blonde
"History Repeated" Maestro Fresh Wes Orchestrated Noize

Music videos[edit]

Video Director
"Brother Down" James Cooper
"Don't Walk Away Eileen" Maxime Giroux
"Where Have All the Good People Gone?" Kyle Davison
"Hard Road" Kyle Davison
"The Gate" Christopher Mills
"Bridge to Nowhere" Dave Pawsey
"Them Kids" Dave Pawsey
"Detroit '67" Dave Pawsey
"I Feel You" Dave Pawsey/Jonathan Legris
"Without A Map" Malcolm Hearn
"We're All In This Together" George Vale
"Shapeshifters" Dave Pawsey
"If You Want It" Amit Dabrai

References[edit]

  1. ^ Higgs, Jennifer. "Sam Roberts". The Canadian Encyclopedia. Retrieved 2016-12-03. 
  2. ^ "Sam Roberts". Discogs. Retrieved 2016-12-03. 
  3. ^ a b Williams, John (May 28, 2008). "Sam Roberts nets first No. 1 disc". canoe.com. Retrieved 2016-12-03. 
  4. ^ "Sam Roberts - Chart history | Billboard". www.billboard.com. Retrieved 2016-12-03. 
  5. ^ Gold & Platinum Certification – December 2003. Retrieved August 7, 2008.
  6. ^ "RISING UP FROM THE NORTH". Billboard. Retrieved June 3, 2014. 
  7. ^ Gold & Platinum Certification – November 2006. Retrieved August 7, 2008.
  8. ^ Gold & Platinum Certification – November 2008. Retrieved December 2009.
  9. ^ "Sam Roberts nets first No. 1 disc". Jam!. Retrieved 2011-04-03. 
  10. ^ "Sam Roberts enters charts at No. 3". Jam!. Retrieved 2011-05-19. 
  11. ^ "Weekly Music Sales Report and Analysis: 19 February 2014". ajournalofmusicalthings.com. Retrieved February 20, 2014. 
  12. ^ "On The Charts | FYIMusicNews". www.fyimusicnews.ca. Retrieved 2016-12-03. 
  13. ^ Gold & Platinum Certification – April 2003. Retrieved August 7, 2008.
  14. ^ "Sam Roberts > Charts & Awards > Billboard Singles". allmusic. Retrieved 2010-08-01. 
  15. ^ "Sam Roberts Album & Chart History". Billboard. Retrieved 2010-08-01. 
  16. ^ "Sam Roberts Band Album & Song Chart History – Canadian Hot 100". Billboard. Retrieved 2011-06-18. 
  17. ^ "Canadian Active Rock & Alt Rock Chart Archive: Alternative Rock - May 17, 2011". America's Music Charts. Retrieved June 2, 2011. 
  18. ^ "Canadian Active Rock & Alt Rock Chart Archive: Alternative Rock - October 4, 2011". America's Music Charts. Retrieved October 4, 2011. 
  19. ^ "Canadian Active Rock & Alt Rock Chart Archive: Alternative Rock - October 18, 2011". America's Music Charts. Retrieved October 18, 2011. 
  20. ^ [1]
  21. ^ "Canadian Active Rock & Alt Rock Chart Archive: Active Rock - May 24, 2011". America's Music Charts. Retrieved June 2, 2011. 
  22. ^ "Canadian Active Rock & Alt Rock Chart Archive: Active Rock - November 15, 2011". America's Music Charts. Retrieved November 15, 2011. 
  23. ^ [2]
  24. ^ "Gold & Platinum Certification – May 2003". Canadian Recording Industry Association. Retrieved 2010-08-20.