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John Lennon discography

Lennon rehearsing "Give Peace a Chance" in Montreal, Canada in 1969
Releases
Studio albums 8
Live albums 2
Compilation albums 14
Singles 31
Experimental albums 3
References and footnotes

This article presents the discography of John Lennon.

Contents

Albums

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Studio albums

Year Title Peak chart positions Certification
US
[1]
UK
[2]
NO
[3]
JP
[4]
US
[5]
UK
1970 John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band
  • Label: Apple
  • Released: 11 December 1970
6 8 13 5 Gold
1971 Imagine
  • Label: Apple
  • Released: 9 September 1971 (US), 8 October 1971 (UK)
1 1 1 1 2x Platinum
1972 Some Time in New York City
(with Yoko Ono)
  • Label: Apple
  • Released: 12 June 1972 (US), 15 September 1972 (UK)
48 11 2 15
1973 Mind Games
  • Label: Apple
  • Released: 16 November 1973
9 13 7 6 Gold Gold[6]
1974 Walls and Bridges
  • Label: Apple
  • Released: 4 October 1974
1 6 3 14 Gold Silver[7]
1975 Rock 'n' Roll
  • Label: Apple
  • Released: 21 February 1975
6 6 9 15 Gold Gold[8]
1980 Double Fantasy
(with Yoko Ono)
  • Label: Geffen
  • Released: 17 November 1980
1 1 1 2 3x Platinum Platinum[9]
1984 Milk and Honey
(with Yoko Ono)
  • Label: Polydor
  • Released: 27 January 1984
11 3 7 3 Gold Gold[10]

Experimental albums

Year Title US
1968 Unfinished Music No.1: Two Virgins
(with Yoko Ono)
  • Label: Apple
  • Released: 29 November 1968
124
1969 Unfinished Music No.2: Life with the Lions
(with Yoko Ono)
  • Label: Zapple
  • Released: 9 May 1969
174
Wedding Album
(with Yoko Ono)
  • Label: Apple
  • Released: 7 November 1969
178

Live albums

Year Title Peak chart positions RIAA
certification
[5][11]
US
[1]
UK
[2]
JP
[4]
NO
[3]
SE
[12]
1969 Live Peace in Toronto 1969
  • Label: Apple
  • Released: 12 December 1969
10 29 19 Gold
1986 Live in New York City 41 55 13 12 Gold

Compilation albums

Year Title Peak chart positions Certification Additional information
US
[1]
UK
[2]
JP
[4]
NO
[3]
SE
[12]
AT
[13]
US
[5]
UK JP
1975 Shaved Fish
  • Label: Apple
  • Released: 24 October 1975
12 8 22 9 28 5 Platinum Gold[14]
1982 The John Lennon Collection 33 1 8 1 4 3x Platinum 3x Platinum Gold
1986 Menlove Ave. 127 32 Compilation comprises outtakes recorded in 1973-74
1988 Imagine: John Lennon 31 64 14 Gold Gold[15] Gold Soundtrack album for the film Imagine: John Lennon
1990 Lennon 53 Box-set compilation
1997 Lennon Legend: The Very Best of John Lennon
  • Label: Parlophone
  • Released: 27 October 1997 (UK), 24 February 1998 (US)
65 3 46 28 5 Platinum 2x Platinum Platinum
1998 John Lennon Anthology 99 64 30 Gold Box-set compilation comprises previously unreleased recordings
Wonsaponatime 76 57 Compilation comprises the highlights from the John Lennon Anthology album
2001 Instant Karma: All-Time Greatest Hits
  • Label: Timeless/Traditions Alive Music
  • Released: 1 February 2002
Limited release
2004 Acoustic 31 133 23 A compilation of acoustic material, mostly previously released
2005 Peace, Love & Truth
  • Label: EMI
  • Released: 4 August 2005
Limited release
Working Class Hero: The Definitive Lennon 136 11 39 13 17 22 Gold[16] Double album
2006 The U.S. vs. John Lennon Limited release; soundtrack to the film The U.S. vs. John Lennon
Remember
(Starbucks-released compilation)
Limited release

Singles

Year Title UK US
1969 "Give Peace a Chance" 2 14
"Cold Turkey" 12 30
1970 "Instant Karma! (We All Shine On)" 4 3
"Mother" 43
1971 "Power to the People" 6 11
"Imagine" 3 3
"Happy Xmas (War Is Over)" 3
1972 "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)" 4
"Woman Is the Nigger of the World" 57
1973 "Mind Games" 26 18
1974 "Whatever Gets You Thru the Night" 36 1
1975 "#9 Dream" 23 9
"Stand by Me" 30 20
"Imagine" 6
1980 "(Just Like) Starting Over" 1 1
"Happy Xmas (War Is Over)" 2
"Give Peace a Chance" 33
"Imagine" 1
1981 "Woman" 1 2
"Watching the Wheels" 30 10
"Happy Christmas (War Is Over)" 28
1982 "Love" 41
1984 "Nobody Told Me" 6 5
"Borrowed Time" 32 108
"I'm Stepping Out" 88 55
"Every Man Has a Woman Who Loves Him"
1985 "Jealous Guy" 65
1988 "Imagine" 45
"Jealous Guy" 80
1999 "Imagine" 3
2003 "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)" 32

Music Videos

Year Title Director
1969 "Give Peace a Chance"
"Cold Turkey"
1970 "Working Class Hero"
"Mother"
1971 "Imagine" Zbigniew Rybczyński
"Happy Xmas (War Is Over)"
1973 "Mind Games"
1975 "Stand by Me"
1980 "(Just Like) Starting Over"
1981 "Watching the Wheels"
"Woman"
1982 "Love"

See also

Notes

  1. ^ a b c "John Lennon Chart History on the Billboard Albums". allmusic.com. http://www.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg&sql=11:hifrxqe5ldde~T50. Retrieved 2008-07-01.  
  2. ^ a b c "John Lennon Chart Trajectories on the UK Albums". http://homepage1.nifty.com/tuty/after_beatles_john_albumchartaction_uk.htm/. Retrieved 2008-07-01.  
  3. ^ a b c "norwegiancharts.com John Lennon discography". http://norwegiancharts.com/showinterpret.asp?interpret=John+Lennon. Retrieved 2008-07-01.  
  4. ^ a b c "John Lennon Chart Trajectories on the Oricon Albums". http://homepage1.nifty.com/tuty/after_beatles_john_albumchartaction_japan.htm/. Retrieved 2008-07-01.  
  5. ^ a b c "RIAA Gold and Platinum Search for albums by John Lennon". http://www.riaa.com/goldandplatinumdata.php?table=SEARCH_RESULTS&artist=John%20Lennon&format=ALBUM&go=Search&perPage=50. Retrieved 2008-07-01.  
  6. ^ "Platinum Awards Content - LENNON, JOHN - MIND GAMES". http://www.bpi.co.uk/platinum/platinumright.asp?rq=search_plat&r_id=23692. Retrieved 2008-07-01.  
  7. ^ "Platinum Awards Content - LENNON, JOHN - WALLS AND BRIDGES". http://www.bpi.co.uk/platinum/platinumright.asp?rq=search_plat&r_id=23694. Retrieved 2008-07-01.  
  8. ^ "Platinum Awards Content - LENNON, JOHN - ROCK 'N' ROLL". http://www.bpi.co.uk/platinum/platinumright.asp?rq=search_plat&r_id=23691. Retrieved 2008-07-01.  
  9. ^ "Platinum Awards Content - LENNON, JOHN / YOKO ONO - DOUBLE FANTASY". http://www.bpi.co.uk/platinum/platinumright.asp?rq=search_plat&r_id=23707. Retrieved 2008-07-01.  
  10. ^ "Platinum Awards Content - LENNON, JOHN / YOKO ONO - MILK AND HONEY". http://www.bpi.co.uk/platinum/platinumright.asp?rq=search_plat&r_id=23704. Retrieved 2008-07-01.  
  11. ^ "RIAA Gold and Platinum Search for albums by Plastic Ono Band". http://www.riaa.com/goldandplatinumdata.php?table=SEARCH_RESULTS&artist=Plastic%20Ono%20Band&format=ALBUM&go=Search&perPage=50. Retrieved 2008-11-01.  
  12. ^ a b "swedishcharts.com - Discography John Lennon". http://swedishcharts.com/showinterpret.asp?interpret=John+Lennon. Retrieved 2008-07-01.  
  13. ^ "Discographie John Lennon - austriancharts.at". http://austriancharts.at/showinterpret.asp?interpret=John+Lennon. Retrieved 2008-07-01.  
  14. ^ "Platinum Awards Content - LENNON, JOHN - SHAVED FISH". http://www.bpi.co.uk/platinum/platinumright.asp?rq=search_plat&r_id=23696. Retrieved 2008-07-01.  
  15. ^ "Platinum Awards Content - LENNON JOHN /BEATLES , IMAGINE - MUSIC FROM THE MOTION PICTURE". http://www.bpi.co.uk/platinum/platinumright.asp?rq=search_plat&r_id=27564. Retrieved 2008-07-01.  
  16. ^ "Platinum Awards Content - LENNON JOHN , WORKING CLASS HERO - THE DEFINITIVE LENNON". http://www.bpi.co.uk/platinum/platinumright.asp?rq=search_plat&r_id=23701. Retrieved 2008-07-01.  

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