Prince: All Charts

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All Charts


Definition

Below are all Prince albums and singles that have charted in the USA (Pop and R&B charts), Canada, the United Kingdom, Ireland, The Netherlands, Germany, Austria, France, Japan, Australia and New Zealand.

The chart is divided in 4 sections for a better read: America, Europe, Asia and Pacific.

  • Top 10 hits in the USA are highlighted in purple.
  • A number 1 hit album or single in the USA will appear in bold.
  • A number 1 hit album or single in several countries outside the USA will appear in bold.
  • " n/a ": non applicable; the album or single wasn’t commercially released in the country and therefore not eligible to chart.
  • " - ": the album or single didn’t chart in the country.
From Titles Listed Release Date US
Pop
US
R&B
 CA  UK  IR  NL  DE  AT  FR  JP  AU  NZ
For You 7 Apr. 1978 163 21 - - - - - - - - - -
Soft And Wet 7 Jun. 1978 92 12 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Just As Long As We’re Together 21 Nov. 1978 - 91 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
I Wanna Be Your Lover 24 Aug. 1979 11 1 13R 41 - - - - - - - 3
Prince 19 Oct. 1979 22 3 - - - - - - - - - -
Why You Wanna Treat Me So Bad? 23 Jan. 1980 - 13 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Still Waiting 25 Mar. 1980 - 65 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a -
Uptown 10 Sep. 1980 101 5 n/a n/a n/a - n/a n/a - - n/a n/a
Dirty Mind 8 Oct. 1980 45 7 - - - - - - - - - -
Dirty Mind 26 Nov. 1980 - 65 - n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Controversy (single) 2 Sep. 1981 70 3 - - n/a 27 n/a n/a 47S n/a 15 n/a
Controversy (album) 14 Oct. 1981 21 3 - - - 50 - - - - 55 -
Let’s Work 6 Jan. 1982 104 9 - - n/a - n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a -
Sexuality 6 Jan. 1982 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a - - n/a - 88 n/a
1999 (single) 24 Sep. 1982 12 4 6 25 21 13 86 - - - 2 4
1999 (album) 27 Oct. 1982 9 4 20 30 - 45 - - - - 35 6
Little Red Corvette 9 Feb. 1983 6 15 5 61 - 54 - - n/a n/a 8 12
Delirious 17 Aug. 1983 8 18 27 n/a n/a n/a - - n/a - - 33
Let’s Pretend We’re Married 23 Nov. 1983 52 55 - n/a - n/a n/a n/a - - n/a -
When Doves Cry 16 May 1984 1 1 1 4 2 5 13 19 6S 54 1 2
Purple Rain (album) 25 Jun 1984 1 1 1 7 ? 1 5 8 8 12 1 2
Let’s Go Crazy 18 Jul. 1984 1 1 4 7 6 11M 44A - - - 10 13
Purple Rain (single) 26 Sep. 1984 2 4 3 8 - 1 6 4 12 92 41 16
I Would Die 4 U 28 Nov. 1984 8 11 14 56 - 3 - - - - 96 -
1999 b/w Little Red Corvette 11 Jan. 1985 n/a n/a n/a 2 3 - 37A - - n/a n/a n/a
Take Me With U 25 Jan. 1985 25 - 11R n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a - n/a -
Paisley Park 13 May 1985 n/a n/a n/a 18 11 40M - - 65 n/a 38 26
Around The World In A Day 22 Apr. 1985 1 4 7 5 ? 1 10 7 - 3 12 16
Raspberry Beret 15 May 1985 2 3 8 25 24 21 35 - - - 13 2
Pop Life 10 Jul. 1985 7 8 - 60 29 - 65 - - - 38 44
America 2 Oct. 1985 47 35 - n/a n/a - - - - - - n/a
Kiss 5 Feb. 1986 1 1 4 6 11 2 4 8 31 - 2 2
Parade 31 Mar. 1986 3 2 7 4 ? 1 6 7 14 9 8 7
Mountains 7 May 1986 23 15 - 45 15 16M 32 - - - 45 37
Anotherloverholenyohead 2 Jul. 1986 63 18 - 36 15 - - - - - - 36
Girls & Boys 4 Aug. 1986 n/a n/a - 11 4 12M 27 - 38 n/a n/a n/a
Sign O’ The Times (single) 18 Feb. 1987 3 1 5 10 6 6 35 20 27 - 29 4
Sign O’ The Times (album) 31 Mar. 1987 6 4 19 4 ? 2 11 2 4 13 20 6
If I Was Your Girlfriend 6 May 1987 67 12 - 20 8 16 43A - - - - 48
U Got The Look 14 Jul. 1987 2 11 22 11 9 11M 61 23 77 - 90 8
I Could Never Take The Place Of Your Man 3 Nov. 1987 10 - 33 29 10 22 - - 91 - - 9
Hot Thing 3 Nov. 1987 63 14 - n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Alphabet St. 23 Apr. 1988 8 3 30 9 3 3M 18 - 47 - 17K 1
Lovesexy 10 May 1988 11 5 14 1 ? 1 4 3 9 13 6K 1
Glam Slam 11 Jul. 1988 - 44 - 29 11 9M 33 - - - 76K 12
I Wish U Heaven 20 Sep. 1988 - 18 - 24 9 19 53 - 94 - - 24
Batdance 6 Jun. 1989 1 1 1 2 2 4 10 17 5 57 2 1
Batman 20 Jun. 1989 1 5 1 1 ? 1 3 3 1 8 4 4
Partyman 25 Aug. 1989 18 5 31 14 6 16M 32 - 53 - 34K 16
The Arms Of Orion 17 Oct. 1989 36 - - 27 5 13M - - - - 88K 44
Scandalous! 28 Nov. 1989 - 5 - - - 18 - 17 78S - - -
The Scandalous Sex Suite 1 Dec. 1989 - - - - - - - 25 - 34 - -
The Future 28 Nov. 1989 n/a n/a n/a - - 7 39 - - n/a n/a n/a
Thieves In The Temple 24 Jul. 1990 6 1 5 7 2 5 21 - 65S - 16 5
Graffiti Bridge 21 Aug. 1990 6 6 17 1 ? 4 4 8 24 7 10 3
New Power Generation 23 Oct. 1990 64 27 - 26 11 18M 82A - - 57 - -
Gett Off 29 Jul. 1991 21 6 25 4 3 3M 13 9 69 - 8 13
Cream 9 Sep. 1991 1 - 3 15 7 4 21 4 5 - 2 5
Diamonds And Pearls (album) 1 Oct. 1991 3 1 7 2 ? 6 8 4 8 9 1 5
Insatiable 4 Nov. 1991 77 3 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Diamonds And Pearls (single) 25 nov 1991 3 1 12 25 8 15 28 19 20 - 13 8
Money Don’t Matter 2 Night 3 Mar. 1992 23 14 10A 19 10 7 48 23 26 - 18 20
Thunder 15 Jun. 1992 n/a n/a - 28 3 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Sexy M.F. 30 Jun. 1992 66 76 11 4 5 4 11 6 19 - 5 6
My Name Is Prince 29 Sep. 1992 36 25 5 7 5 7 19 7 29 - 9 7
13 Oct. 1992 5 8 16 1 ? 6 5 1 4 3 1 4
7 17 Nov. 1992 7 61 3 27 - 28 77 - 53 - 25 12
Damn U 17 Nov. 1992 108 32 - n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
The Morning Papers 3 Apr. 1993 44 68 8A 52 - 24 58A - - n/a - -
Pink Cashmere 31 Aug. 1993 50 14 7 - - 9T - - - - - -
The Hits 1 14 Sep. 1993 46 14 34 5 ? 14 20 7 8 87 19 12
The Hits 2 14 Sep. 1993 54 23 36 5 ? 15 19 9 12 92 20 8
The Hits / The B-Sides 14 Sep. 1993 19 6 35 4 ? 10 58 - 7 30 5 15
Peach 18 Nov. 1993 107 - - 14 20 8M 45 25 35 n/a 28 15
Nothing Compares 2 U 18 Nov. 1993 - 62 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Controversy '93 29 Nov. 1993 n/a n/a - 5 - - - - - n/a n/a n/a
The Most Beautiful Girl In The World 9 Feb. 1994 3 2 6A 1 4 1 9 5 5 - 1 1
The Beautiful Experience 17 May 1994 92 29 70 18 17 - 29 16 10 18 - 47
Love Sign Late Jun. 1994 72A 32A n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Letitgo 9 Aug. 1994 31 10 20 30 26 14M 45 29 46 - 22 24
Come 16 Aug. 1994 15 2 21 1 ? 4 9 4 2 9 2 16
Space 1 Nov. 1994 - 71 - n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a - - -
The Black Album 22 Nov. 1994 47 18 46 36 ? 35 49 7 11 19 15 -
Purple Medley 14 Mar. 1995 84 74 - 33 - 26 - - - 39 40 -
Hate U 12 Sep. 1995 12 3 25 20 - 18M 62 - - - 33 22
Shhh None - 62A n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
The Gold Experience 26 Sep. 1995 6 2 25 4 ? 3 24 28 - 12 13 -
Gold 30 Nov. 1995 88 82 39A 10 - 24 58 - 75 - - -
Chaos And Disorder 9 Jul. 1996 26 - 32 14 ? 8 42 17 25 33 54K -
Dinner With Delores Late Jul. 1996 - - - 36 - 19[T] - - - - - -
Emancipation 19 Nov. 1996 11 6 24 18 ? 13 21 13 9 9 8 22
Betcha By Golly, Wow! 2 Dec. 1996 31A 10A 9A 11 - 31 62 - - - 18 24
The Holy River 13 Jan. 1997 58A - 31A 19 - 63M 92 - - - - -
Somebody’s Somebody None - 15A n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Crystal Ball 29 Jan. 1998 62 59 - - - - - - - - - -
1999 ('98 reissue) 28 Dec. 1998 40 44 - 10 18 16 86 - - - 47 -
1999: The New Master 2 Feb. 1999 150 58 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
The Vault... Old Friends 4 Sale 24 Aug. 1999 85 27 - 2 ? 15 44 40 64 68 - -
The Greatest Romance Ever Sold 5 Oct. 1999 63 23 ? 65 - 71M 91 - 97 - - -
Rave Un2 The Joy Fantastic 9 Nov. 1999 18 8 58 - ? 17 53 44 37 24 82K -
The Very Best Of Prince 31 Jul. 2001 66 72 22 2 1 3 6 13 6C - 40 -
The Rainbow Children 20 Nov. 2001 109 33 ? - - - - - 78 17 - -
N.E.W.S. 29 Jul. 2003 - - - - - 83 93 - - - - -
Musicology (single) 12 Apr. 2004 120 44 ? - - 32M - 4 - - 29 32
Musicology (album) 20 Apr. 2004 3 3 ? 3 4 3 4 4 7 11 15K 25
Call My Name None 75 27 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Cinnamon Girl 8 Nov. 2004 - - - 43 - 34 89 - - n/a n/a n/a
S.S.T. 5 Sep. 2005 111 - n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Te Amo Corazón 13 Dec. 2005 - 67 - - - - 58 61 - n/a n/a n/a
Black Sweat 21 Feb. 2006 60 82 - 43 - 29M 80 - - n/a n/a n/a
3121 21 Mar. 2006 1 1 5 9 23 3 4 15 8 ? 18 -
Satisfied None - 70A n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Fury 29 May. 2006 n/a n/a - 60 - 72M - - - n/a n/a n/a
Ultimate 22 Aug. 2006 61 31 ? 6 21 39 - 46 12C ? 61K 3
The One U Wanna C Sep. 2006 n/a n/a n/a - - 14[T] - - - n/a n/a n/a
Guitar 2 Jul. 2007 - - - - - 13M - - - - n/a n/a
Planet Earth 24 Jul. 2007 3 1 ? n/a n/a 3 7 11 16 ? 38 -
Future Baby Mama No relase date - 39 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Lotusflow3r 29 Mar. 2009 2 1 ? - - 23 - - 14 ? - -
Better With Time None - 78 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Breakfast Can Wait 23 Sep. 2013 - 26A - - - - - - - - - -
Pretzelbodylogic 3 Feb. 2014 - - - 90 - - - - - - - -
The Breakdown 18 Apr. 2014 - - - - - - - - 172 - - -
Clouds None - - - - - - - - 182 - - -
U Know None - - - - - - - - 182 - - -
Funknroll None - - - - - - - - 113 - - -
Plectrumelectrum 30 Sep. 2014 8 - - 11 14 9 31 10 13 - 33 31
Art Official Age 30 Sep. 2014 5 1 21 8 8 4 18 8 6 6 15 17
This Could Be Us None - 19D n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Hitnrun Phase One 14 Sep. 2014 48 4 - 50 52 11 95 - 32 12 - -
1000 X’s & O’s None - 41A n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Hitnrun Phase Two 12 Dec. 2015 40 5 - 21 - - - - 30 - - -
4Ever 22 Nov. 2016 35 4 4 24 22 10 87 64 46 22 36 -
Purple Rain Deluxe 23 Jun. 2017 4 3 12 7 14 2 18 9 - 11 13 29

A   indicates single charted in the Airplay (US, Germany) or Radio Airplay (CA) chart only.
C   indicates album charted in Compilation chart (FR) only.
D   indicates single charted in the Billboard Adult R&B Songs Airplay (USA) chart only.
K   indicates Kent Music Report value (AU) instead or in lack of ARIA data.
M   indicates Mega Top 50 (NL) chart position.
R   indicates single charted in RPM Single (CA) chart only.
S   indicates Show Magazine chart value (FR) instead or in lack of Nielsen & IPSOS data.
T   indicates single charted in the Tipparade (NL) chart only.


 

Sources


References

The Billboard Albums (1956-2005) by Joel Withburn (ISBN 0-89820-166-7)
Top R&B Albums 1965-1998 by Joel Withburn (ISBN 978-0-89820-134-5)
Top Pop Singles 1955-2010 by Joel Withburn (ISBN 0-89820-190-X)
Bubbling Under The Billboard Hot 100 1959-2004 by Joel Withburn (ISBN 0-89820-162-4)
Top R&B Singles 1942-1999 by Joel Withburn (ISBN 0-89820-136-5)
Hot R&B Songs 1942-2010 by Joel Withburn (ISBN 0-89820-186-1)
Top Albums - The Essential Chart Guide - 1975-2003 by Nanda Lwin (ISBN 978-1-89659-414-9)
Top 40 Hits - The Essential Chart Guide - 1975-2000 by Nanda Lwin (ISBN 1-896594-13-1)
Hit Albums by Martin Roach (ISBN 978-0-75351-700-0)
British Hit Singles by Martin Roach (ISBN 978-0-75351-537-2)
Hit Bilanz Deutsche Chart LP’s 1962-1986 by Taurus Press (ISBN 3-922542-29-8)
Hit Bilanz Deutsche Chart Singles 1981-1990 by Taurus Press (ISBN 3-922542-44-1)
Hit Bilanz Deutsche Chart Singles 1991-2000 by Taurus Press (ISBN 3-922542-74-3)



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CRIA Album Chart  ★  CRIA Single Chart  ★  UK Albums Chart  ★  UK Singles Chart  ★  IRMA Albums Chart  ★  IRMA Singles Chart  ★  Dutch Mega Top 100  ★  Nederlandse 40  ★  Dutch Mega Top 50
German Top Album  ★  German Top Single  ★  Austria Top Album  ★  Austria Top Single  ★  French Top Album  ★  French Top 50

ORICON Top Album  ★  ORICON Top Single  ★  ARIA Top 50 Albums  ★  ARIA Top 50 Singles Chart  ★  RIANZ Top Album  ★  RIANZ Top Single
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