Three Dog Night discography

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Three Dog Night discography
Releases
Studio albums12
Live albums4
Compilation albums7
Singles24
 
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Three Dog Night discography
Releases
Studio albums12
Live albums4
Compilation albums7
Singles24

Three Dog Night's original recordings were released by ABC Dunhill Records (except for 1983's It's A Jungle). In 1973, executives at ABC Dunhill (Jay Lasker is usually blamed) decided to discard all of their multi-track recordings and mono masters to save storage space in a cost-cutting measure.[citation needed] As a result, all re-issues on CD have been remastered using album masters (sometimes second or third generation tape) which often results in an inferior sound when compared to other catalogs of the era.

Albums[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

TitleAlbum details
[1][2]
Peak chart positionsCertifications
[3]
US
[4]
CA
[5]
Three Dog Night aka "One"1117Platinum (US)
Suitable for Framing
  • Released: June 11, 1969
  • Label: Dunhill (DS 50058)
  • Format: stereo LP
1615Gold (US)
It Ain't Easy
  • Released: March 31, 1970
  • Label: Dunhill (DS 50078)
  • Format: stereo LP/8-track/CD
85Gold (US)
Naturally
  • Released: November 18, 1970
  • Label: Dunhill (DSX 50088)
  • Format: stereo LP
1419Gold (US)
Harmony
  • Released: September 1971
  • Label: Dunhill (DSX 50108)
  • Format: stereo LP
811Gold (US)
Seven Separate Fools
  • Released: March 27, 1972
  • Label: Dunhill (DSD 50118)
  • Format: stereo LP
67Gold (US)
Cyan
  • Released: October 9, 1973
  • Label: Dunhill (DSX/DHM 50158/DSX 550158)
  • Format: stereo LP/8-track/cassette
268Gold (US)
Hard Labor
  • Released: March 6, 1974
  • Label: Dunhill (DSD 50168)
  • Format: stereo LP
2016Gold (US)
Coming Down Your Way
  • Released: May 1975
  • Label: ABC (ABCD 888)
  • Format: stereo LP
7027
American Pastime
  • Released: March 1976
  • Label: ABC (ABCD 928)
  • Format: stereo LP
123
It's a Jungle
  • Released: May 1983
  • Label: Passport (PB 5001)
  • Format: stereo LP
210
Three Dog Night with the London Symphony Orchestra
  • Released: May 21, 2002
  • Label: Image (1378)
  • Format: CD
"—" denotes releases that did not chart.

Live albums[edit]

TitleAlbum details
[1][2]
Peak chart positionsCertifications
[3]
US
[4]
CA
[5]
Captured Live at the Forum
  • Released: October 16, 1969
  • Label: Dunhill (DS 50068)
  • Format: stereo LP
64Gold (US)
Around the World with Three Dog Night
  • Released: February 13, 1973
  • Label: Dunhill (DSY 50138)
  • Format: stereo LP
1821Gold (US)
Three Dog Night: Live
  • Released: 1988
  • Label: Universal Special Products
Super Hits Live
  • Released: August 28, 2007
  • Label: Sony BMG (702945)
  • Format: CD
Three Dog Night: Greatest Hits Live
  • Released: August 26, 2008
  • Label: Shout Factory (B001CITRCQ)
  • Format: CD
"—" denotes releases that did not chart.

Compilation albums[edit]

TitleAlbum details
[1][2]
Peak chart positionsCertifications
[3]
US
[4]
CA
[5]
Golden Bisquits
  • Released: February 1971
  • Label: Dunhill (DSX 50098)
  • Format: stereo LP
58Gold (US)
Joy to the World: Their Greatest Hits
  • Released: November 1974
  • Label: Dunhill (DSD 50178)
  • Format: stereo LP
154Gold (US)
The Best of 3 Dog Night
  • Released: 1982
  • Label: MCA (6018)
  • Format: stereo LP
Gold (US)
Celebrate: The Three Dog Night Story, 1965–1975
  • Released: December 7, 1993
  • Label: MCA (MCAD/C2-10956)
  • Format: double CD/Cassette
20th Century Masters – The Millennium Collection:
The Best of Three Dog Night
  • Released: October 19, 1999
  • Label: MCA (MCAD-12073)
  • Format: CD
109Gold (US)
The Complete Hit Singles
  • Released: May 25, 2004
  • Label: Geffen (B0001779-02)
  • Format: CD
178
35th Anniversary Hits Collection
  • Released: October 19, 2004
  • Label: Compendia (5778)
  • Format: CD
"—" denotes releases that did not chart.

Singles[edit]

TitleYearChart positionsCertifications
[3]
Album
US Hot
[6][7]
US AC
[8]
AT
[9]
CA
[5]
GE
[10]
NL
[11]
UK
[12]
"Nobody"1968116Three Dog Night
"Try a Little Tenderness"19692919
"One"196954Gold (US)
"Easy to Be Hard"196942Suitable for Framing
"Eli's Comin'"1969104
"Celebrate"1970158
"Mama Told Me (Not to Come)"19701212143Gold (US)It Ain't Easy
"Out in the Country"197015119
"One Man Band"1970196Naturally
"Joy to the World"197111172524Gold (US)
"Liar"197174
"An Old Fashioned Love Song"1971412Gold (US)Harmony
"Never Been to Spain"19715183
"The Family of Man"19721227538
"Black & White"1972118124Gold (US)Seven Separate Fools
"Pieces of April"197219613
"Shambala"19733317438Gold (US)Cyan
"Let Me Serenade You"19731711
"The Show Must Go On"197442126Gold (US)Hard Labor
"Sure As I'm Sittin' Here"19741618
"Play Something Sweet (Brickyard Blues)"19743325
"'Til the World Ends"1975321126Coming Down Your Way
"Everybody Is a Masterpiece"197644American Pastime
"It's a Jungle out There"1983It's a Jungle
"Heart of Blues/Prayer of the Children"2009"Heart of Blues/Prayer of the Children"
"—" denotes releases that did not chart.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Celebrate: The Three Dog Night Story, 1965–1975 (CD liner). Three Dog Night. United States: MCA Records. 1993. p. 30. MCAD2-10956.
  2. ^ a b c Ackerman, Paul, ed. (March 9, 1974). "Anatomy of a Three Dog Night: The Albums". Billboard. Vol. 86 (No. 10): 36. Retrieved April 2, 2011. 
  3. ^ a b c d "Gold & Platinum Searchable Database" (PHP). Recording Industry Association of America. Type in "Three Dog Night" under Artist to see search results.
  4. ^ a b c "Three Dog Night: Charts & Awards – Billboard Albums". Allmusic. United States: Rovi Corporation. Retrieved April 2, 2011. 
  5. ^ a b c d "RPM Search Engine" (PHP). Library and Archives Canada. March 31, 2004. 
  6. ^ "Three Dog Night Album & Song Chart History". Billboard. Retrieved April 4, 2011. 
  7. ^ Whitburn, Joel (1992). Joel Whitburn's Bubbling Under the Hot 100, 1959–1985. Record Research. ISBN 0-89820-082-2. 
  8. ^ "Three Dog Night: Charts & Awards – Billboard Singles". Allmusic. United States: Rovi Corporation. Retrieved April 3, 2011. 
  9. ^ "Discographie Three Dog Night" (ASP). Ö3 Austria Top 40 (in German). Hung Medien. Retrieved April 3, 2011. 
  10. ^ "Chartverfolgung / THREE DOG NIGHT / Single". Media Control Charts (in German). Music Line. Retrieved April 3, 2011. 
  11. ^ "Discografie Three Dog Night" (ASP). Hung Medien (in Dutch). Retrieved April 3, 2011. 
  12. ^ "Artist Chart History: Three Dog Night". The Official Charts Company. Retrieved April 3, 2011.