Billy Squier discography

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Billy Squier discography
Studio albums9
Live albums2
Compilation albums7
Singles20

The discography of American rock musician Billy Squier, which consists of nine studio albums, two live albums, seven compilation albums, and 22 singles.

Albums[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

Title Album details Peak chart positions Certifications
(sales thresholds)
US
[1]
AUS
[2]
CAN
The Tale of the Tape 169
Don't Say No
  • Released: April 13, 1981
  • Label: Capitol
5 34 4
Emotions in Motion
  • Released: July 23, 1982
  • Label: Capitol
5 8
  • RIAA: 2× Platinum[3]
  • MC: Platinum[4]
Signs of Life
  • Released: July 1984
  • Label: Capitol
11 96 42
Enough Is Enough
  • Released: September 27, 1986
  • Label: Capitol
61
Hear & Now
  • Released: June 14, 1989
  • Label: Capitol
64 83
Creatures of Habit
  • Released: April 9, 1991
  • Label: Capitol
117
Tell the Truth
  • Released: April 27, 1993
  • Label: Capitol
Happy Blue
  • Released: September 15, 1998
  • Label: J-Bird
"—" denotes a recording that did not chart or was not released in that territory.

Compilation albums[edit]

  • A Rock and Roll Christmas (various artists compilation) (1994)
  • 16 Strokes: The Best of Billy Squier (1995)
  • Reach for the Sky: The Anthology (1996) (PolyGram)
  • Classic Masters (2002)
  • Absolute Hits (2005)
  • Essential Billy Squier (2011)
  • Icon (2013)

Live albums[edit]

  • King Biscuit Flower Hour Presents Billy Squier (1996)
  • Live in the Dark (DVD)

Singles[edit]

Year Title Peak chart positions Album
US
[5]
US
AOR

[6]
AUS
[2]
CAN
1980 "You Should Be High Love" x The Tale of the Tape
"The Big Beat" x
1981 "The Stroke" 17 3 5 7 Don't Say No
"In the Dark" 35 7 22
"Lonely Is the Night" 28
"My Kinda Lover" 45 31 64
1982 "Everybody Wants You" 32 1 26 Emotions in Motion
"Emotions in Motion" 68 20 13
"Learn How to Live" 15
"Keep Me Satisfied" 46
1983 "She's a Runner" 75 44
1984 "Rock Me Tonite" 15 1 50 31 Signs of Life
"All Night Long" 75 10
"Can't Get Next to You" [7] 51
"Eye on You" 71 29
1986 "Love Is the Hero" 80 17 Enough Is Enough
"Shot o' Love" 30
1989 "Don't Say You Love Me" 58 4 Hear and Now
"Tied Up" 20
"Don't Let Me Go" 38
1991 "She Goes Down" 4 Creatures of Habit
"Facts of Life" 37
1993 "Angry" 15 Tell the Truth

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Billy Squier Chart History: Billboard 200". Billboard. Retrieved September 19, 2021.
  2. ^ a b Kent, David (1993). Australian Chart Book 1970–1992 (illustrated ed.). St Ives, N.S.W.: Australian Chart Book. p. 289. ISBN 0-646-11917-6.
  3. ^ a b c "Searchable Database". Recording Industry Association of America. Archived from the original on 2007-06-26. Retrieved 2012-03-02.
  4. ^ a b c "Certified Awards Search Archived 2012-10-01 at WebCite". Music Canada. Retrieved on 2011-11-20. Note: User needs to enter "Billy Squier" in the "Search" field, "Artist" in the "Search by" field and click the "Go" button. Select "More info" next to the relevant entry to see full certification history.
  5. ^ "Billy Squier Chart History: Hot 100". Billboard. Retrieved September 19, 2021.
  6. ^ "Billy Squier Chart History: Mainstream Rock". Billboard. Retrieved September 19, 2021.
  7. ^ "Can't Get Next To You Chart History". billboard.com. Retrieved 2021-08-23.