Sufjan Stevens discography

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Sufjan Stevens discography
Sufjan Stevens plays guitar in front of a music stand and sings into a microphone
Stevens performing onstage in 2005
Studio albums 8
EPs 1
Singles 6
Christmas albums 2
Various artist compilations 21
Collaborations 11
Miscellaneous releases 4
Mixtapes 1
Other albums 3

The discography of Sufjan Stevens consists of eight studio albums, two compilation albums (both Christmas-themed), one EP, three singles, a mixtape, and various collaborations.

Albums[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

Year Album Peak chart positions Sales
US
[1]
AUS
[2]
CAN IRL UK
2000 A Sun Came
2001 Enjoy Your Rabbit
2003 Michigan
2004 Seven Swans
2005 Illinois 121 86 23 84
  • US: 300,000[3]
2010 The Age of Adz 7 61 13 23 30
  • US: 138,000[4]
2015 Carrie & Lowell 10 11 10 6
  • US: 105,000[5]

Christmas albums[edit]

Year Album Peak chart positions
US
[1]
2006 Songs for Christmas 122
2012 Silver & Gold 70

Other albums[edit]

Year Album Peak chart positions
US
[1]
AUS
[2]
CAN IRL UK
Unreleased, recorded 1998* Stalker
2006 The Avalanche 71 97 93 84
2009 The BQE 149
2017 Planetarium 104 92
  • *The album Stalker was recorded prior to Stevens' debut A Sun Came and was intended to be released through Asthmatic Kitty. A copy was found in the trash outside the record label's offices in 2014.[6]

Mixtapes[edit]

  • Chopped and Scrooged (2012)

EPs[edit]

Year Album Peak chart positions
US
[1]
2010 All Delighted People 27

Singles[edit]

Various artist compilations[edit]

Collaborations[edit]

Miscellaneous releases[edit]

  • Michigan Outtakes (first available as free mp3 download on Stevens' website; now included on the vinyl version of Michigan)[10]
  • "The Lord God Bird" (National Public Radio website, July 6, 2005)
  • "The Lonely Man of Winter" (Xmas Xchange Contest song, Dec 2007, unreleased to the general public)[11]
  • "Sofia's Song" (April 2009, featured on Asthmatic Kitty Records' blog, The Sidebar)

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Sufjan Stevens - Chart History". Billboard. Retrieved September 7, 2015. 
  2. ^ a b Ryan, Gavin (April 11, 2015). "ARIA Albums: Spirit Of The Anzacs Is No 1". Noise11. Retrieved April 11, 2015. 
  3. ^ Kiefer, Kate (November 2, 2009). "Sufjan Stevens: On the Road to Find Out". Paste. Retrieved October 4, 2010. 
  4. ^ "Upcoming Releases". Hits Daily Double. HITS Digital Ventures. Archived from the original on March 21, 2015. 
  5. ^ Lynch, Joe (July 2, 2015). "Taylor Swift's '1989' Tops 2015 Vinyl Sales; See the Other 9 Best Sellers So Far". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved July 2, 2015. 
  6. ^ Morgan, Molly (July 7, 2016). "Unreleased Sufjan Stevens Album Discovered in Dumpster". Paste. 
  7. ^ "Billboard Singles Chart". Billboard. Retrieved 2011-07-13. 
  8. ^ Stosuy, Brandon (June–July 2007). "Cue the bugle turbulent (the 2007 Believer music issue CD)". The Believer. Retrieved April 4, 2008. 
  9. ^ "Trouble Will Find Me - The National | Credits". AllMusic. 2013-05-21. Retrieved 2013-09-21. 
  10. ^ "Asthmatic Kitty Records : Sufjan Stevens > Michigan". Asthmatickitty.com. July 1, 2003. Retrieved October 31, 2010. 
  11. ^ "sufjan stevens xmas exchange". Davemalloy.com. Retrieved 2013-09-21.