Scorpions discography

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Scorpions discography
Releases
Studio albums18
Live albums6
Compilation albums23
Singles73
Video albums13
 
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Scorpions discography
Releases
Studio albums18
Live albums6
Compilation albums23
Singles73
Video albums13

The following is a comprehensive discography of Scorpions, a German rock band. They have sold between 75 and 100 million records worldwide.[1][2]

Albums[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

TitleAlbum detailsPeak chart positionsCertifications
GER
[3]
AUT
[4]
CAN
[5]
FIN
[6]
FRA
[7]
NLD
[8]
SWE
[9]
SWI
[10]
UK
[11]
US
[12]
Lonesome Crow
Fly to the Rainbow
  • Released: November 1, 1974
  • Label: RCA
  • Format: Vinyl
In Trance
  • Released: September 17, 1975
  • Label: RCA
  • Format: Vinyl
Virgin Killer
  • Released: November 21, 1976
  • Label: RCA
  • Format: Vinyl
Taken by Force
  • Released: December 4, 1977
  • Label: RCA
  • Format: Vinyl
Lovedrive
  • Released: February 25, 1979
  • Label: Harvest, EMI
  • Format: Vinyl
1110323655
Animal Magnetism
  • Released: March 31, 1980
  • Label: Harvest, EMI
  • Format: CD, CS, LP
1276372352
Blackout
  • Released: April 10, 1982
  • Label: Harvest, EMI
  • Format: CS, CD, LP
101112145121110
Love at First Sting
  • Released: May 4, 1984
  • Label: Harvest, EMI
  • Format: CS, CD, LP
6191544179176
  • RIAA: 3x Platinum[14]
Savage Amusement
  • Released: April 18, 1988
  • Label: Harvest, EMI
  • Format: CS, CD, LP
418251162425185
Crazy World
  • Released: November 6, 1990
  • Label: Vertigo
  • Format: CS, CD, LP
1120426632721
  • BVMI: 2x Platinum[13]
  • RIAA: 2x Platinum[14]
Face the Heat
  • Released: September 21, 1993
  • Label: Mercury, PolyGram
  • Format: CS, CD, LP
4123475341595124
Pure Instinct
  • Released: May 21, 1996
  • Label: East West
  • Format: CS, CD, LP
820101195381599
Eye II Eye
  • Released: March 9, 1999
  • Label: East West
  • Format: CS, CD, LP
6375049
Unbreakable
  • Released: June 22, 2004
  • Label: BMG
  • Format: CD, LP, DD
43015421419
Humanity: Hour I
  • Released: August 28, 2007
  • Label: Sony Music
  • Format: CD, LP, DD
941291691362763
Sting in the Tail
  • Released: March 19, 2010
  • Label: Sony Music
  • Format: CD, LP, DD
2622616711469623
"—" denotes items which were not released in that country or failed to chart.

Live albums[edit]

TitleAlbum detailsPeak chart positionsCertifications
GER
[3]
AUT
[4]
CAN
[21]
FIN
[6]
FRA
[7]
NLD
[8]
SWE
[9]
SWI
[10]
UK
[11]
US
[12]
Tokyo Tapes
  • Released: 1978 (Europe), 1979 (USA)
  • Label: RCA
351442
World Wide Live
  • Released: June 20, 1985
  • Label: Harvest/EMI (Europe)
    Mercury (US)
4439920479181817
Live Bites
  • Released: April 3, 1995
  • Label: Mercury/Polygram
66
Acoustica
  • Released: May 14, 2001
  • Label: East West
134635
Live 2011: Get Your Sting & Blackout
  • Released: October 14, 2011
  • Label: RCA /Sony Music
MTV Unplugged - Live in Athens
  • Released: November 29, 2013
  • Label: RCA /Sony Music
53729
"—" denotes items which were not released in that country or failed to chart.

Compilation albums[edit]

TitleAlbum detailsPeak chart positionsCertifications
GER
[3]
AUT
[4]
FIN
[6]
FRA
[!][7]
NLD
[8]
SWE
[9]
SWI
[10]
US
[12]
Best of Scorpions
  • Released: November 1979
  • Label: RCA
180
Hot & Heavy
  • Released: 1982
  • Label: RCA
Best of Scorpions Vol. 2
  • Released: July 1984
  • Label: RCA
175
Gold Ballads'
  • Released: 1984
  • Label: Harvest/EMI
25117
Best of Rockers 'n' Ballads
  • Released: November 1989
  • Label: EMI (Europe)
    Mercury (US)
141692352143
Hot & Slow: The Best of the Ballads
  • Released: October 1991
  • Label: RCA
Still Loving You
  • Released: April 2, 1992
  • Label: Harvest/EMI
183234163024
Hot & Hard
  • Released: August 23, 1993
  • Label: RCA
Deadly Sting
  • Released: February 2, 1995
  • Label: EMI/Electrola
2839131532
Born to Touch Your Feelings
  • Released: March 20, 1995
  • Label: RCA
Still Loving You - The Best Of
(1975–1995)
  • Released: March 14, 1997 (France)
  • Label: Odeon
Deadly Sting: The Mercury Years
  • Released: July 15, 1997
  • Label: Mercury/PolyGram
Hot & Slow: Best Masters of the 70's
  • Released: September 28, 1998
  • Label: BMG
Big City Nights
Best
  • Released: September 17, 1999
  • Label: EMI
12819
Pictured Life: All The Best
  • Released: March 13, 2000
  • Label: BMG
Moment of Glory (with the "Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra")
  • Released: August 29, 2000
  • Label: EMI Classics
  • Format: CS, CD, LP
37048
20th Century Masters - The Millennium Collection: The Best of Scorpions
  • Released: June 12, 2001
  • Label: Mercury
Bad for Good: The Very Best of Scorpions161
Classic Bites
  • Released: July 8, 2002
  • Label: Mercury
Essential
  • Released: March 31, 2003
  • Label: EMI
Box Of Scorpions
  • Released: May 5, 2004
  • Label: Hip-O
The Platinum Collection
  • Released: September 30, 2005
  • Label: EMI
75
Gold
  • Released: April 25, 2006
    July 31, 2008 (Europe)
  • Label: Hip-O (USA)
    Universal (Europe)
Comeblack
  • Released: November 4, 2011
  • Label: Sony Music
25672263390
"—" denotes items which were not released in that country or failed to chart.

^ In France compilation albums are not listed on the Top 200 Albums Chart, but instead on a separate chart for compilation albums only. The French chart positions here for the compilation albums are their peak positions on the French Compilation Albums Chart.

Singles[edit]

TitleYearPeak chart positionsAlbum
GER
[25]
AUS
[26]
AUT
[4]
CAN
[27]
FRA
[28]
NLD
[29]
SWE
[9]
SWI
[30]
UK
[11]
US
[12]
"I'm Going Mad" / "Action"1971Lonesome Crow
"In Trance"1975In Trance
"Speedy's Coming"Fly to the Rainbow
"Virgin Killer"1976Virgin Killer
"Pictured Life"1977
"He's a Woman - She's a Man"Taken by Force
"Sails of Charon" / "Steamrock Fever"1978
"All Night Long" (live)Tokyo Tapes
"Is There Anybody There?"197939Lovedrive
"Another Piece of Meat"
"Lovedrive"69
"Loving You Sunday Morning"
"Holiday"
"Make It Real"198072Animal Magnetism
"The Zoo"75
"Only a Man"
"Lady Starlight"
"Hey You"Non-album track
"No One Like You"198240496465Blackout
"Can't Live Without You"63
"Now!"
"When the Smoke Is Going Down"
"Rock You Like a Hurricane"1984377825Love at First Sting
"Still Loving You"1434364
"Big City Nights"76
"Coming Home"
"I'm Leaving You"
"Rhythm of Love"19885975Savage Amusement
"Believe in Love"
"Passion Rules the Game"198974
"Is There Anybody There?"Best of Rockers 'n' Ballads
"Can't Explain"
"Holiday" (Remix)1990
"Tease Me, Please Me"Crazy World
"Don't Believe Her"77
"Wind of Change"199117110111124
"Send Me an Angel"58844142744
"Ветер Перемен (Wind Of Change)" (Russian version)38Non-album tracks
"Vientos De Cambio (Wind Of Change)" (Spanish version)
"Hit Between the Eyes"1992Crazy World / Freejack (Soundtrack)
"Still Loving You" (Remix)Still Loving You
"Living for Tomorrow" (live)
"Alien Nation"199327Face the Heat
"Under the Same Sun"9919
"Woman"
"No Pain No Gain"1994
"White Dove"19951820Live Bites
"In Trance"
"Edge of Time"Deadly Sting / Live Bites
"You and I"19962234233723Pure Instinct
"Wild Child"
"Does Anyone Know"81
"When You Came Into My Life"97
"Where the River Flows"97
"Over the Top"1997Deadly Sting: The Mercury Years
"To Be No. 1"199955Eye II Eye
"Mysterious"
"10 Light Years Away"
"Eye to Eye"
"Aleyah"
"Moment of Glory"200067Moment of Glory
"Hurricane 2000"
"Here in My Heart"
"When Love Kills Love"2001Acoustica
"Love 'em or Leave 'em"2004Unbreakable
"You Are the Champion" (with Michael Kleitman)92Non-album track
"Humanity"2007Humanity - Hour 1
"The Game of Life"
"Love Will Keep Us Alive"
"Raised on Rock"2010Sting in the Tail
"The Good Die Young"
"Still Loving You"2011Comeblack
"—" denotes items which were not released in that country or failed to chart.

Videos[edit]

Unlike most popular music groups in the 1970s, 1980s and 1990s, the Scorpions do not issue many music videos in its career. The first official video of the band released in 1983 for the song "No One Like You". [2] Since the mid-1980s until 1989 issue Scorpions tour videos Love at First Sting Tour and then on his visit to Leningrad as part of a tour Savage Amusement Tour. [8] since 1990, the band released the majority of their music videos included in various music videos and albums.

Music Videos
1. No One Like You (1983)
2. Still Loving You (1984)
3. Rock You Like a Hurricane (1984)
4. I'm Leaving You (1984)
5. Big City Nights (1985)
6. Holiday (1985)
7. Rhythm of Love (1988)
8. Believe in Love (1988)
9. Passion Rules the Game (1988)
10. Walking On the Edge (1988)
11. Can't Explain (1989)
12. Tease Me Please Me (1990)
13. Don't Believe Her (1991)
14. Wind of Change (1991)
15. Send Me an Angel (1991)
16. Alien Nation (1993)
17. Under the Same Sun (1993)
18. Woman (1993)
19. White Dove (1994)
20. You and I (1996)
22. When You Came Into My Life (1997)
23. To Be No. 1 (1999)
24. A Moment In a Million Years (1999)
25. What U Give U Get Back (1999)
26. Moment of Glory (2000)
27. Hurricane 2000 (2000)
28. Here In My Heart (С Lyn Liechty) (2000)
29. When Love Kills Love (2001)
30. Send Me an Angel (Acoustica version) (2001)
31. Hurricane 2001 (Acoustica version) (2001)
32. Humanity (2007)
33. The Good Die Young (Tarja Turunen) (2010)
34. Sting in the Tail (2010)
35. The Best is Yet to Come (2010)
36. All Day and All of The Night (2011)
37. Across the Universe (2011)
38. Children of the Revolution (2011)
39. Tainted Love (2011)
40. Ruby Tuesday (2011)
41. Dancing With the Moonlight (2013)
42. Where The River Flows (MTV Unplugged) (2013)

Video albums[edit]

Tracks: "Rock You Like a Hurricane"; "No One Like You"; "I‘m Leaving You"; "Still Loving You"

References[edit]

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  6. ^ a b c Scorpions in Finnish Charts:
    • 1982-1995 Pennanen, Timo (2006). Sisältää hitin - levyt ja esittäjät Suomen musiikkilistoilla vuodesta 1972 (1st ed.). Helsinki: Kustannusosakeyhtiö Otava. ISBN 978-951-1-21053-5. 
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  21. ^ Peak positions for Canada:
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