Saxon discography

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Saxon discography
Saxon Evolution red.jpg
Saxon live in 2006
Studio albums23
Live albums11
Compilation albums11
Video albums11

The following is a comprehensive discography of Saxon, an English heavy metal band.

Albums[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

Date Album Peak chart positions Certifications
UK
[1][2]
AUT
[3]
FRA
[4]
GER
[5]
GRC
[6]
JPN
[7]
NLD
[8]
SWE
[9]
SWI
[10]
US
[11]
1979 Saxon
1980 Wheels of Steel 5 36
Strong Arm of the Law 11 37
1981 Denim and Leather 9 37 39 21
1983 Power & the Glory 15 28 26 9 155
1984 Crusader 18 20 16 15 26 174
1985 Innocence Is No Excuse 36 33 43 18 133
1986 Rock the Nations 34 44 26 149
1988 Destiny 49 45 30 28
1991 Solid Ball of Rock 23 28
1992 Forever Free 58
1995 Dogs of War 55 43
1997 Unleash the Beast 61
1999 Metalhead 40
2001 Killing Ground 141 26
2004 Lionheart 103 44 44 57 62
2007 The Inner Sanctum 102 138 36 162 39 89
2009 Into the Labyrinth 119 53 87 23 232 83 33 61
2011 Call to Arms 112 55 18 19 37
2013 Sacrifice 87 54 61 14 15 51
2015 Battering Ram 50 34 66 12 13 21
2018 Thunderbolt 29 18 5 172 13 6
2022 Carpe Diem 17 7 59
[15]
3 59 15
[16]
4
"—" denotes releases that did not chart or were not released in that territory.

Cover album[edit]

Date Album Peak chart positions
UK
[1][2]
AUT
[17]
FRA
[18]
GER
[5]
SWI
[19]
2021 Inspirations[20] 56 27 154 10 12

Live albums[edit]

Year Album UK
[1][2]
Certifications
1982 The Eagle Has Landed 5
1989 Rock 'n' Roll Gypsies
1990 Greatest Hits Live
1996 The Eagle Has Landed – Part II
1997 Donnington: The Live Tracks
1998 BBC Sessions / Live at Reading Festival '86
2006 The Eagle Has Landed – Part III
2012 Heavy Metal Thunder – Live: Eagles Over Wacken
2014 St. George's Day Sacrifice: Live in Manchester
2016 Let Me Feel Your Power[22]
The Vinyl Hoard[23]
2019 The Eagle Has Landed 40: Live 46
"—" denotes releases that did not chart.

Compilation albums[edit]

Videos[edit]

Singles[edit]

Year Single UK
[1][2]
1979 "Big Teaser"
B-side: "Stallions of the Highway"
"Backs to the Wall"
B-side: "Militia Guard"
1980 "Wheels of Steel"
B-side: "Stand Up and Be Counted"
20
"747 (Strangers in the Night)"
B-side: "See The Light Shining"
13
"Big Teaser" (re-issue)
B-side: "Rainbow Theme"
66
"Backs to the Wall" (re-issue)
B-side: "Militia Guard"
64
"Suzie Hold On"
B-side: "Judgement Day (Live)"
"Strong Arm of the Law"
B-side: "Taking Your Chances"
63
1981 "And the Bands Played On"
B-side: "Hungry Years"
12
"Never Surrender"
B-side: "20,000 Ft. (Remix)"
18
"Princess of the Night"
B-side: "Fire in the Sky"
57
1983 "Power and the Glory"
B-side: "See the Lightning Shine (Live)"
32
"Nightmare"
B-side: "Midas Touch"
50
1984 "Sailing to America"
B-side: "A Little Bit of What You Fancy"
81
"Do It All for You"
B-side: "Just Let Me Rock"
1985 "Back on the Streets"
B-side: "Live Fast Die Young"
75
1986 "Rock 'n' Roll Gypsy"
B-side: "Krakatoa"
72
"Waiting for the Night"
B-side: "Chase the Fade"
66
"Rock the Nations"
B-side: "747 (Strangers in the Night)"
80
1987 "Northern Lady"
B-side: "Everybody Up"
91
1988 "Ride Like the Wind"
B-side: "Red Alert"
52
"I Can't Wait Anymore"
B-side: "Broken Heroes (Live)"
71
1991 "We Will Remember"
B-side: "Alter of the Gods"
"—" denotes releases that did not chart.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d Roberts, David (2006). British Hit Singles & Albums (19th ed.). London: Guinness World Records Limited. p. 483. ISBN 1-904994-10-5.
  2. ^ a b c d "Saxon | full Official Chart history". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 10 February 2018.
  3. ^ "Saxon In Der Österreichischen Hitparade". Austriancharts.at (in German). Retrieved 17 July 2011.
  4. ^ "Recherche pour: saxon". Leschartes.com (in French). Retrieved 29 June 2011.
  5. ^ a b "Discographie von Saxon". offiziellecharts.de. Retrieved 9 February 2022.
  6. ^ "Saxon In Greek Charts". Greekcharts.com. Archived from the original on 13 October 2012. Retrieved 17 July 2011.
  7. ^ "Saxon Oricon charts" (in Japanese). Oricon. Retrieved 17 July 2011.
  8. ^ "Saxon in Dutch Charts". Dutch Charts (in Dutch). Media Control Charts. Retrieved 7 July 2011.
  9. ^ "Search for: saxon". Swedishcharts.com. Retrieved 29 June 2011.
  10. ^ "Saxon Suchergebnisse in der Schweizer Hitparade". Swisscharts.com (in German). Retrieved 29 June 2011.
  11. ^ "Saxon | AllMusic". AllMusic. Archived from the original on 12 December 2010. Retrieved 8 March 2011.
  12. ^ "Saxon - Wheels of Steel". bpi.co.uk. Retrieved 19 March 2022.
  13. ^ "Saxon - Strong Arm of the Law". bpi.co.uk. Retrieved 19 March 2022.
  14. ^ "Saxon - Denim And Leather". bpi.co.uk. Retrieved 19 March 2022.
  15. ^ "Top Albums (Week 6, 2022)" (in French). Syndicat National de l'Édition Phonographique. Retrieved 14 February 2022.
  16. ^ "Veckolista Album, vecka 6". Sverigetopplistan. Retrieved 11 February 2022.
  17. ^ "Saxon In Der Österreichischen Hitparade". Austriancharts.at (in German). Retrieved 17 July 2011.
  18. ^ "Recherche pour: saxon". Leschartes.com (in French). Retrieved 29 June 2011.
  19. ^ "Saxon Suchergebnisse in der Schweizer Hitparade". Swisscharts.com (in German). Retrieved 29 June 2011.
  20. ^ "News: Saxon Release Covers album 'Inspirations'". Rock-regeneration.co.uk. Retrieved 1 January 2022.
  21. ^ "Saxon - The Eagle Has Landed". bpi.co.uk. Retrieved 19 March 2022.
  22. ^ a b "Saxon, Let Me Feel Your Power". Amazon UK. Retrieved 2 September 2016.
  23. ^ "A hoard of live glory in a box of vinyl gold from SAXON". Saxon Official Homepage. Archived from the original on 26 August 2016. Retrieved 2 September 2016.
  24. ^ "Saxon: Baptism of Fire – The Collection 1991-2009 - Demon Music Group". Demon Music Group. Retrieved 6 October 2016.