DISCOGRAPHY


Studio Albums

TitleAlbum detailsPeak chart positionsCertifications
UK
[3]
AUS
[4][5]
AUT
[6]
CAN
[7]
FRA
[8]
GER
[9]
NOR
[10]
NZ
[11]
SWE
[12]
US
[13]
Empty Sky
  • Released: 6 June 1969
  • Label: DJM
  • Formats: LP, cassette
30[A]
Elton John
  • Released: 10 April 1970
  • Label: DJM
  • Formats: LP, cassette
5244
Tumbleweed Connection
  • Released: 30 October 1970
  • Label: DJM
  • Formats: LP, cassette
2445
  • RIAA: Platinum[14]
Madman Across the Water
  • Released: 5 November 1971
  • Label: DJM
  • Formats: LP, cassette
418138
  • RIAA: 2× Platinum[14]
Honky Château
  • Released: 19 May 1972
  • Label: DJM
  • Formats: LP, cassette
2434381
  • RIAA: Platinum[14]
Don't Shoot Me I'm Only the Piano Player
  • Released: 22 January 1973
  • Label: DJM
  • Formats: LP, cassette
1111611
  • RIAA: 3× Platinum[14]
Goodbye Yellow Brick Road
  • Released: 5 October 1973
  • Label: DJM
  • Formats: LP, cassette
11141591
Caribou
  • Released: 28 June 1974
  • Label: DJM
  • Formats: LP, cassette
111306201
Captain Fantastic and the Brown Dirt Cowboy
  • Released: 19 May 1975
  • Label: DJM
  • Formats: LP, cassette
2171122211
Rock of the Westies
  • Released: 24 October 1975
  • Label: DJM
  • Formats: LP, cassette
5415336461
Blue Moves
  • Released: 22 October 1976
  • Label: Rocket
  • Formats: LP, cassette
385123957123
A Single Man
  • Released: 1 October 1978
  • Label: Rocket
  • Formats: LP, cassette
88121217452615
Victim of Love
  • Released: 13 October 1979
  • Label: Rocket
  • Formats: LP, cassette
41202821184435
21 at 33
  • Released: 13 May 1980
  • Label: Rocket
  • Formats: LP, cassette
127101021631613
The Fox
  • Released: 20 May 1981
  • Label: Rocket
  • Formats: LP, cassette
1221143534562521
Jump Up!
  • Released: 9 April 1982
  • Label: Rocket
  • Formats: LP, cassette
133191247311517
Too Low for Zero
  • Released: 30 May 1983
  • Label: Rocket
  • Formats: CD, LP, cassette
7217115623025
Breaking Hearts
  • Released: 9 July 1984
  • Label: Rocket
  • Formats: CD, LP, cassette
214105721120
Ice on Fire
  • Released: 7 November 1985
  • Label: Rocket
  • Formats: CD, LP, cassette
36949145281648
Leather Jackets
  • Released: 15 October 1986
  • Label: Rocket
  • Formats: CD, LP, cassette
24422382112343191
Reg Strikes Back
  • Released: 24 June 1988
  • Label: Rocket
  • Formats: CD, LP, cassette
181313630188261816
Sleeping with the Past
  • Released: 29 August 1989
  • Label: Rocket
  • Formats: CD, LP, cassette
1253029712323
The One
  • Released: 22 June 1992
  • Label: Rocket
  • Formats: CD, LP, cassette
2217112788
  • BPI: Gold[15]
  • IFPI AUT: Platinum[23]
  • MC: 3× Platinum[16]
  • SNEP: Platinum[17]
  • BVMI: Gold[19]
  • IFPI SWI: 2× Platinum[21]
  • RIAA: 2× Platinum[14]
Duets
  • Released: 22 November 1993
  • Label: Rocket
  • Formats: CD, LP, cassette
512114103162025
  • BPI: Platinum[15]
  • IFPI AUT: Platinum[23]
  • MC: Platinum[16]
  • SNEP: 2× Gold[17]
  • IFPI NOR: Platinum[24]
  • IFPI SWI: Platinum[21]
  • RIAA: Platinum[14]
Made in England
  • Released: 17 March 1995
  • Label: Rocket
  • Formats: CD, LP, cassette
361324310813
The Big Picture
  • Released: 22 September 1997
  • Label: Rocket
  • Formats: CD, cassette
35114482729
Songs from the West Coast
  • Released: 1 October 2001
  • Label: Rocket/Mercury
  • Formats: CD, cassette
271591914224815
Peachtree Road
  • Released: 7 November 2004
  • Label: Rocket/Universal
  • Formats: CD, LP
21442711633116343817
The Captain & the Kid
  • Released: 15 September 2006
  • Label: Mercury/Interscope
  • Formats: CD, LP
63737125625102718
The Union
(with Leon Russell)
  • Released: 19 October 2010
  • Label: Mercury/Decca
  • Formats: CD, LP, digital download
12282875123524243
The Diving Board
  • Released: 16 September 2013
  • Label: Mercury/Capitol
  • Formats: CD, LP, digital download
32613724111020424
Wonderful Crazy Night
  • Released: 5 February 2016
  • Label: Virgin EMI
  • Formats: CD, LP, digital download
61181835101711158
"—" denotes items which were not released in that country or failed to chart.


Live Albums

TitleAlbum detailsPeak chart positionsCertifications
UK
[3]
AUS
[4][5]
AUT
[6]
CAN
[7][13]
FRA
[8]
GER
[9]
NOR
[10]
NZ
[11]
SWE
[12]
US
[13]
17-11-70
  • Released: 12 March 1971
  • Label: DJM
  • Formats: LP
20201011
Here and There
  • Released: 30 April 1976
  • Label: DJM
  • Formats: LP, cassette
61113193304
Live in Australia
(with the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra)
  • Released: 13 June 1987
  • Label: Rocket
  • Formats: CD, LP, cassette
435431124
  • MC: 2× Platinum[16]
  • RIAA: Platinum[14]
One Night Only – The Greatest Hits
  • Released: 21 November 2000
  • Label: Mercury
  • Formats: CD, cassette
732202114101665
"—" denotes items which were not released in that country or failed to chart.

Soundtrack Albums

TitleAlbum detailsPeak chart positionsCertifications
UK
[3]
AUS
[5]
AUT
[6]
CAN
[7]
FRA
[8]
GER
[9]
NOR
[10]
NZ
[11]
SWE
[12]
US
[13]
Friends
  • Released: 24 March 1971
  • Label: Paramount
  • Formats: LP
19171236
The Lion King
  • Released: 31 May 1994
  • Label: Walt Disney
  • Formats: CD, cassette
341171
Elton John and Tim Rice's Aida
  • Released: 22 March 1999
  • Label: Rocket
  • Formats: CD, cassette
29924231241
The Muse
  • Released: 24 August 1999
  • Label: PolyGram
  • Formats: CD
The Road to El Dorado
  • Released: 14 March 2000
  • Label: Dreamworks
  • Formats: CD, cassette
4063
Billy Elliot the Musical
  • Released: 7 February 2006
  • Label: Decca Broadway
  • Formats: CD
Gnomeo & Juliet
  • Released: 8 February 2011
  • Label: Buena Vista
  • Formats: CD, digital download
"—" denotes items which were not released in that country or failed to chart.

Singles

1960s

YearSinglePeak chart positionsCertificationsAlbum
UK
[4]
AUS
[5]
BEL
[6]
CAN
[7]
GER
[8]
IRE
[9]
NL
[10]
NOR
[11]
NZ
[12]
SWI
[13]
US
[14]
US AC
[14]
US R&B
[14]
1968"I've Been Loving You"
b/w "Here's to the Next Time"
Non-album tracks
1969"Lady Samantha"
b/w "All Across the Havens"
"It's Me That You Need"
b/w "Just Like Strange Rain"
"—" denotes items which were not released in that country or failed to chart.

1970s

YearSinglePeak chart positionsCertificationsAlbum
UK
[4]
AUS
[5]
BEL
[6]
CAN
[7]
GER
[8]
IRE
[9]
NL
[10]
NOR
[11]
NZ
[12]
SWI
[13]
US
[14]
US AC
[14]
US R&B
[14]
1970"Border Song"
b/w "Bad Side of the Moon" (Non-album track)
342592Elton John
"Rock n' Roll Madonna"
b/w "Grey Seal" (original version - not the Goodbye Yellow Brick Road version)
Non-album track
"From Denver to L.A."
Non-Elton John B-side
The Games soundtrack
"Love Song"Tumbleweed Connection
1971"Your Song"
b/w "Into the Old Man's Shoes" (UK, non-album track)
"Take Me to the Pilot" (US)
71116341089 Elton John
"Friends"
b/w "Honey Roll"
96133417Friends soundtrack
"Levon"
b/w "Goodbye"
94624Madman Across The Water
1972"Tiny Dancer"
b/w "Razor Face"
13194135
"Rocket Man"
b/w "Suzie (Dramas)"
28186639Honky Château
"Honky Cat"
b/w "Slave"
3178104186
"Crocodile Rock"
b/w "Elderberry Wine"
52313101131111 Don't Shoot Me I'm Only the Piano Player
1973"Daniel"
b/w "Skyline Pigeon" (1972 non-LP remake)
47111274158521
"Saturday Night's Alright for Fighting"
b/w "Jack Rabbit"/"Whenever You're Ready" (Non-album tracks)
73112441312Goodbye Yellow Brick Road
"Goodbye Yellow Brick Road"
b/w "Screw You" (UK, non-album track)
Retitled as "Young Man's Blues" for US B-side issue
64149423927
"Step into Christmas"
b/w "Ho Ho Ho (Who'd Be a Turkey at Christmas)"
24Non-album track
1974"Candle in the Wind"
b/w "Bennie and the Jets" (see below)
1158Goodbye Yellow Brick Road
"Bennie and the Jets"
b/w "Harmony"
37118115
"Don't Let the Sun Go Down on Me"
b/w "Sick City" (Non-album track)
16131173023 Caribou
"The Bitch Is Back"
b/w "Cold Highway" (Non-album track)
155314
"Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds"
b/w "One Day at a Time" (Non-album track)
103131111 Elton John's Greatest Hits Volume II
1975"Philadelphia Freedom"
b/w "I Saw Her Standing There" (Non-album track)
124150132
"Someone Saved My Life Tonight"
b/w "House of Cards" (Non-album track)
2254213436 Captain Fantastic and the Brown Dirt Cowboy
"Island Girl"
b/w "Sugar on the Floor" (Non-album track)
14124424127 Rock of the Westies
1976"Grow Some Funk of Your Own"/"I Feel Like a Bullet (In the Gun of Robert Ford)"8391421
"Pinball Wizard"
b/w "Harmony" (from Goodbye Yellow Brick Road)
78813Tommy soundtrack
"Love Song" (with Lesley Duncan)
b/w "Love Song" (long version)
8518Here and There
"Don't Go Breaking My Heart(with Kiki Dee)
b/w "Snow Queen" (Non-album track)
113151351411 Elton John's Greatest Hits Volume II
"Sorry Seems to Be the Hardest Word"
b/w "Shoulder Holster"
11193314761 Blue Moves
1977"Crazy Water"
b/w "Chameleon"
27
"Bite Your Lip (Get Up and Dance!)"
b/w "Chicago" (by Kiki Dee, UK non-album track)
"Chameleon" (US)
28725128
"The Goaldiggers Song"
b/w "Jimmy, Brian, Elton and Eric"
Non-album tracks
1978"Ego"
b/w "Flinstone Boy"
34402134
"Part-Time Love"
b/w "I Cry at Night" (Non-album track)
15121311142240 A Single Man
"Song for Guy"
b/w "Lovesick" (Non-album track)
414922711737
1979"Return to Paradise"
b/w "Song for Guy" (see above)
49
"Are You Ready For Love - Part 1"
b/w "Part 2"
42637517The Complete Thom Bell Sessions
"Mama Can't Buy You Love"
b/w "Strangers" (UK, non-album track)
"Three Way Love Affair" (US)
8210209136
"Victim of Love"
b/w "Strangers" (Non-album track)
384631Victim of Love
"Johnny B. Goode"
"Thunder in the Night" (UK)
"Georgia" (US, from A Single Man)
"—" denotes items which were not released in that country or failed to chart.

1980s

YearSinglePeak chart positionsCertificationsAlbum
UK
[4]
AUS
[5]
BEL
[6]
CAN
[7]
GER
[8]
IRE
[9]
NL
[10]
NOR
[11]
NZ
[12]
SWI
[13]
US
[14]
US AC
[14]
US Rock
[14]
1980"Little Jeannie"
b/w "Conquer the Sun" (Non-album track)
33920123165431 21 at 33
"Sartorial Eloquence (Don't Ya Wanna Play This Game No More?)"
b/w "Cartier"/"White Man Danger" (Non-album tracks)
4491573945
"Dear God"
b/w "Tactics" (Non-album track)
82
1981"Les Aveux"
b/w "Donner Pour Donner"
(with France Gall)
Non-album tracks
"I Saw Her Standing There"
(with John Lennon)
408113
"Nobody Wins"
b/w "Fools in Fashion" (Non-album track)
424623433610192123The Fox
"Just Like Belgium"
b/w "Can't Get Over Getting Over Losing You" (Non-album track)
"Chloe"
b/w "Tortured" (Non-album track)
343416
1982"Blue Eyes"
b/w "Hey Papa Legba" (Non-album track)
848551819119121Jump Up!
"Empty Garden (Hey Hey Johnny)"
b/w "Take Me Down to the Ocean" (Non-album track)
5163829141318
"Princess"
b/w "The Retreat" (Non-album track)
"Ball and Chain"
b/w "Where Have All the Good Times Gone"
14
"All Quiet on the Western Front"
b/w "Where Have All the Good Times Gone"
1983"I Guess That's Why They Call It the Blues"
b/w "Choc Ice Goes Mental" (by Lord Choc Ice, UK non-album track)
"The Retreat" (US, non-album track)
5414922548121242Too Low for Zero
"I'm Still Standing"
b/w "Earn While You Learn" (UK, non-album track)
"Love So Cold" (US, non-album track)
4311110216301122834
"Kiss the Bride"
b/w "Dreamboat" (UK, non-album track)
"Choc Ice Goes Mental" (US, non-album track)
20253758173225
"Crystal" /12
"Cold as Christmas (In the Middle of the Year)"3316
1984"Too Low for Zero"
b/w "Lonely Boy" (Non-album track)
52
"Sad Songs (Say So Much)"
b/w "A Simple Man" (Non-album track)
742641828352Breaking Hearts
"Passengers"
b/w "Lonely Boy" (Non-album track)
5993827
"Who Wears These Shoes?"
b/w "Tortured" (UK, re-recorded non-album track)
"Lonely Boy" (Non-album track)
5076361139161118
"In Neon"
b/w "Tactics" (Non-album track)
923811
1985"Breaking Hearts (Ain't What It Used to Be)"
b/w "In Neon" (see above)
59
"Act of War Part 1" (featuring Millie Jackson)
b/w "Act of War Part 2"
3250943911Non-album track
"Nikita"
b/w "The Man Who Never Died" (UK, non-album track)
"Restless" (US, Live non-album track)
331211121173 Ice on Fire
"Wrap Her Up"
b/w "Restless" (Live, non-album track)
"The Man Who Never Died" (US, non-album track)
12222654123320
1986"Cry to Heaven"
b/w "Candy by the Pound"
4786132213
"Heartache All Over the World"
b/w "Highlander" (Non-album track)
4572658242255Leather Jackets
"Slow Rivers"
b/w "Billy and the Kids" (Non-album track)
Elton John and Cliff Richard (both sides)
44822425
1987"Your Song"
b/w "Don't Let the Sun Go Down on Me"
Both tracks with the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra
100Live in Australia
"Candle in the Wind"
b/w "Sorry Seems to Be the Hardest Word"
Both tracks with the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra
592555462
1988"Take Me to the Pilot"
b/w "Tonight"
Both tracks with the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra
37
"I Don't Wanna Go on with You Like That"
b/w "Rope Around a Fool" (Non-album track)
30241222521102113Reg Strikes Back
"Town of Plenty"
b/w "Whipping Boy" (from Too Low for Zero)
7495
"A Word in Spanish"
b/w "Heavy Traffic"
104327194
"Mona Lisas and Mad Hatters (Part Two)"
b/w "A Word in Spanish" (see above)
1989"Healing Hands"
b/w "Dancing in the End Zone" (Non-album track)
4514839601313123Sleeping with the Past
"Sacrifice"
b/w "Love Is a Cannibal" (from Ghostbusters II soundtrack)
557219362321923183
"—" denotes items which were not released in that country or failed to chart.

1990s

YearSinglePeak chart positionsCertificationsAlbum
UK
[4]
AUS
[5]
BEL
[6]
CAN
[7]
GER
[8]
IRE
[9]
NL
[10]
NOR
[11]
NZ
[12]
SWI
[13]
US
[14]
US AC
[14]
US Dance
[14]
1990"Sacrifice"
b/w "Healing Hands"
1 Sleeping with the Past
"Club at the End of the Street"
b/w "Whispers" (UK)
"Sacrifice" (US)
47192412452728282
"You Gotta Love Someone"
b/w "Medicine Man" (Non-album track)
333229143162627431The Very Best of Elton John
"Easier to Walk Away"
b/w "I Swear I Heard the Night Talking" (from "...to be continued")/"Made for Me" (from "...to be continued")
6357595171
"Blue Avenue"
b/w "Stones Throw from Hurtin'"
50Sleeping with the Past
1991"Don't Let the Sun Go Down on Me(with George Michael)
b/w "I Believe (When I Fall in Love It Will Be Forever)" (by George Michael, non-album track)
131142114111 Duets
1992"The One"
b/w "Suit of Wolves" (from "...to be continued")/"Fat Boys and Ugly Girls" (Non-album track)
10155120814327591The One
"Runaway Train(with Eric Clapton)
b/w "Understanding Women"
31531741281510
"The Last Song"
b/w "The Man Who Never Died" (remix, Non-album track)/"Song for Guy" (remix, Non-album track)
213235772283827232The One
1993"Simple Life"
b/w "The Last Song" (UK)
"The North" (US)
44363301
"True Love(with Kiki Dee)
b/w "The Show Must Go On" (UK, non-album track)
"Runaway Train" (with Eric Clapton)
2344123825621 Duets
1994"Don't Go Breaking My Heart(with RuPaul)
b/w "Donner Pour Donner" (Non-album track)
745336215343928923
"Shakey Ground(with Don Henley)
B-side unknown
64
"Ain't Nothing Like the Real Thing(with Marcella Detroit)
b/w "Break the Chain" (by Marcella Detroit, non-album track)
24
"Can You Feel the Love Tonight"
b/w "Can You Feel the Love Tonight" (instrumental)
14926114914471041 The Lion King soundtrack
"Circle of Life"
b/w "Circle of Life" (by Carmen Twillie)
1160531097132182
1995"Believe"
b/w "The One" (live, non-album track)
15233815624474320131Made in England
"Made in England"
b/w "Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds" (live, with John Lennon, non-album track)
184855940521213
"Blessed"
b/w "Latitude"
8621383342
1996"Please"
CD single with two different mixes of "Made in England",
both non-album tracks
3327
"You Can Make History (Young Again)"
b/w "Something About the Way You Look Tonight"/
"Candle in the Wind 1997"
19704Love Songs
"Live Like Horses" (with Luciano Pavarotti)
b/w "Live Like Horses" (live version with Luciano Pavarotti and Friends)
96574The Big Picture
1997"Something About the Way You Look Tonight"
b/w "You Know Why I'm in Love" (Non-album track)/"No Valentines" (from Love Songs)
321473941
"Something About the Way You Look Tonight"/
"Candle in the Wind 1997"
b/w "You Can Make History (Young Again)"
111111111112
  • UK: 9× Platinum[17]
  • AUS: 14× Platinum[18]
  • AUT: 6× Platinum[19]
  • CAN: 19× Platinum[16]
  • GER: 9× Platinum[21]
  • SWE: Gold[20]
  • SWI: 9× Platinum[22]
  • US: 11× Platinum[15]
The Big Picture
Non-album track
1998"Recover Your Soul"
CD single, also featuring "I Know Why I'm in Love" and
"Big Man in a Little Suit" (both non-LP tracks)
1692553973555The Big Picture
"If the River Can Bend"
CD single
3295
1999"Written in the Stars(with LeAnn Rimes)
CD single with alternate version and a "Various Snippets" as well as a medley of songs by various artists and "Your Song" (live at the Ritz)
108535799534292Elton John and Tim Rice's Aida
"A Step Too Far" (with Heather Headley and Sherie Scott)
CD single p/w "Your Song" (live at the Ritz)
15
"—" denotes items which were not released in that country or failed to chart.

2000s

YearSinglePeak chart positionsCertificationsAlbum
UK
[4]
AUS
[5]
BEL
[6]
CAN
[7]
GER
[8]
IRE
[9]
NL
[10]
NOR
[11]
NZ
[12]
SWI
[13]
US
[14]
US AC
[14]
US Dance
[14]
2000"Someday Out of the Blue"6940495The Road to El Doradosoundtrack
"Friends Never Say Goodbye"5021
2001"I Want Love"9636573149311106Songs from the West Coast
2002"This Train Don't Stop There Anymore"248310
"Original Sin"39541844
"Your Song"
(with Alessandro Safina)
482988 Non-album single
2003"Are You Ready for Love(re-release)1544781 The Thom Bell Sessions
"The Heart of Every Girl"24Mona Lisa Smile soundtrack
2004"Answer in the Sky"7Peachtree Road
"All That I'm Allowed (I'm Thankful)"2024
2005"Turn the Lights Out When You Leave"32
"Electricity"417
2006"The Bridge"19The Captain & the Kid
"Calling It Christmas"
(with Joss Stone)
123Elton John's Christmas Party
"—" denotes items which were not released in that country or failed to chart.

2010s–present

YearSinglePeak chart positionsCertificationsAlbum
UK
[4]
AUS
[5]
BEL
[6]
CAN
[7]
GER
[8]
IRE
[9]
NL
[10]
NOR
[11]
NZ
[12]
SWI
[13]
US
[14]
US AC
[14]
US Dance
[14]
2010"If It Wasn't for Bad"
(with Leon Russell)
194The Union
2012"Sad"
(vs Pnau)
4884Good Morning to the Night
"Good Morning to the Night"
(vs Pnau)
30
2013"Home Again"1437714The Diving Board
"Mexican Vacation (Kids in the Candlelight)"
2014"Face to Face"
(with Gary Barlow)
696475Since I Saw You Last (Gary Barlow album)
"Can't Stay Alone Tonight"18The Diving Board
"I Wish We Were Leaving"
(with Bright Light Bright Light)
Life is Easy (Bright Light Bright Light album)
2015"Looking Up"12Wonderful Crazy Night
"Wonderful Crazy Night"
2016"Blue Wonderful"
"—" denotes items which were not released in that country or failed to chart.
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