The Postal Service discography

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The Postal Service discography
Photographs of two Caucasian men wearing matching black shirts.
Ben Gibbard and Jimmy Tamborello of The Postal Service
Studio albums 1
Music videos 5
Singles 7

The discography of North American indie band The Postal Service consists of one studio album, seven singles and five music videos.

Studio albums[edit]

List of studio albums, with selected chart positions, sales figures and certifications
Title Album details Peak chart positions Sales Certifications
US
[1]
US
Dance

[2]
US
Indie

[3]
UK
[4]
Give Up 45 1 3 180
  • US: 1,094,000[6]

Singles[edit]

List of singles, with selected chart positions and certifications, showing year released and album name
Title Year Peak chart positions Certifications Album
US
[8]
US
Alt.

[9]
US
Dance
Sales

[10]
CAN
[10]
"Such Great Heights" 2003
  • RIAA: Gold[7]
Give Up
"The District Sleeps Alone Tonight" 3
"Against All Odds"[11] 2004 Wicker Park soundtrack
"We Will Become Silhouettes" 2005 82 1 7[A] Give Up
"Be Still My Heart"[B] 109
"Turn Around"[12] 2013 Give Up
(deluxe edition)
"A Tattered Line of String" 28
"—" denotes a recording that did not chart or was not released in that territory.

Other appearances[edit]

List of non-single guest appearances, showing year released and album name
Title Year Album
"Recycled Air" (live radio version)[13] 2005 Yeti Three
"Grow Old with Me"[14] 2007 Instant Karma: The Amnesty International Campaign to Save Darfur

Remix work[edit]

List of remixes by The Postal Service for other artists, showing year released and album name
Title Year Other artist(s) Album
"Do You Realize??" (The Postal Service Remix)[15] 2003 The Flaming Lips Ego Tripping at the Gates of Hell
"New Resolution" (TPS Mix)[16] 2004 Azure Ray "New Resolution" single
"Little Girl Blue" (The Postal Service Remix)[17] 2005 Nina Simone Verve Remixed 3
"Mushaboom" (Postal Service Remix)[18] 2006 Feist Open Season
"I'm Free" (Postal Service Remix)[19] The Rolling Stones "I'm Free" single
"I'm a Realist" (The Postal Service Remix)[20] 2008 The Cribs I'm a Realist

Music videos[edit]

List of music videos, showing year released and director
Title Year Director(s)
"Such Great Heights" 2003 Josh Melnick, Xander Charity[21]
"The District Sleeps Alone Tonight" Cobra Kai[22]
"Against All Odds" 2004 Robert Schroeder[23]
"We Will Become Silhouettes" 2005 Jared Hess[24]
"A Tattered Line of String" 2013 AB/CD/CD[25]

Notes[edit]

  • A ^ ^ "We Will Become Silhouettes" and "Be Still My Heart" charted as a double A-side single in Canada.[10]
  • B ^ "Be Still My Heart" did not enter the Billboard Hot 100, but peaked at number 9 on the Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles chart, which acts as a 25-song extension to the Hot 100.[26]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Postal Service – Chart History: Billboard 200". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved August 3, 2012. 
  2. ^ "The Postal Service – Chart History: Dance/Electronic Albums". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved August 3, 2012. 
  3. ^ "The Postal Service Album & Song Chart History: Indie Albums". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved August 3, 2012. 
  4. ^ "Chart Log UK: New Entries Update – 20.04.2013 (Week 15)". zobbel.de. Tobias Zywietz. Retrieved June 26, 2013. 
  5. ^ Phares, Heather. "Give Up – The Postal Service". AllMusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved June 26, 2013. 
  6. ^ Grein, Paul (April 17, 2010). "Week Ending April 14, 2013. Albums: Keeping Brad Paisley Humble". Yahoo! Music. Yahoo!. Retrieved April 17, 2012. 
  7. ^ a b "American certifications – Postal Service". Recording Industry Association of America. Retrieved August 3, 2012. 
  8. ^ "The Postal Service – Chart History: Hot 100". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved August 3, 2012. 
  9. ^ "The Postal Service – Chart History: Alternative Songs". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved August 3, 2012. 
  10. ^ a b c "The Postal Service – Awards (Billboard Singles". AllMusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved August 3, 2012. 
  11. ^ "Against All Odds – Single by The Postal Service". iTunes Store. Apple. Retrieved August 3, 2012. 
  12. ^ "Modern Rock – Available for Airplay Archive". FMQB. Retrieved June 27, 2013. 
  13. ^ Yeti Three (track listing). Yeti Publishing. 2006. YETI-3. 
  14. ^ Erlewine, Stephen Thomas. "Instant Karma: The Amnesty International Campaign to Save Darfur – Various Artists". AllMusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved August 3, 2012. 
  15. ^ Rovi. "Ego Tripping at the Gates of Hell – The Flaming Lips". AllMusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved August 3, 2012. 
  16. ^ "New Resolution – Azure Ray". AllMusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved August 3, 2012. 
  17. ^ Theakston, Rob. "Verve Remixed, Vol. 3 – Various Artists". AllMusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved August 3, 2012. 
  18. ^ Brown, Marisa. "Open Season – Feist". AllMusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved August 3, 2012. 
  19. ^ "I'm Free (Remixes) – EP by The Rolling Stones". iTunes Store. Apple. Retrieved August 3, 2012. 
  20. ^ Brown, Marisa. "I'm a Realist EP – The Cribs". AllMusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved August 3, 2012. 
  21. ^ "Such Great Heights | The Postal Service | Music Video". MTV. Viacom Media Networks. Retrieved August 3, 2012. 
  22. ^ "The District Sleeps Alone Tonight | The Postal Service | Music Video". MTV. Viacom Media Networks. Retrieved August 3, 2012. 
  23. ^ "Against All Odds | The Postal Service | Music Video". MTV. Viacom Media Networks. Retrieved August 3, 2012. 
  24. ^ "We Will Become Silhouettes | The Postal Service | Music Video". MTV. Viacom Media Networks. Retrieved August 3, 2012. 
  25. ^ Roffman, Michael (June 18, 2013). "Watch The Postal Service's new video for 'A Tattered Line of String'". Consequence of Sound. Retrieved June 27, 2013. 
  26. ^ "The Postal Service – Chart History: Bubbling Under Hot 100". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved August 3, 2012. 

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