Sophie Ellis-Bextor discography

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Sophie Ellis-Bextor discography
A British woman stands on a stage, wearing a black dress and holding a microphone in her right hand.
Sophie Ellis-Bextor performing at G-A-Y in 2007
Studio albums 6
Video albums 1
Music videos 25
EPs 1
Singles 31

The English singer Sophie Ellis-Bextor has released six studio albums, one extended play, one video album, twenty-one singles (including eight as a featured performer) and seventeen music videos. Ellis-Bextor debuted in 1997 as frontwoman of the indie music group theaudience, whose single "I Know Enough (I Don't Get Enough)" reached the top twenty-five on the United Kingdom singles chart.[1]

Her solo debut album, Read My Lips, was released in September 2001. The album reached number two on the UK Albums Chart and was certified double platinum by the British Phonographic Industry (BPI).[2][3] The record experienced international success; it sold more than 1.5 million albums worldwide.[4] It produced four singles, three of which reached the top three in the UK.[5] Ellis-Bextor's second album, Shoot from the Hip, was released in October 2003. The album reached number nineteen in the UK and produced two top ten singles.[2][5] Trip the Light Fantastic, her third album, was released in May 2007. It album reached number seven in the UK.[2] The album produced three singles, one of which reached the top ten in the UK.[5]

In 2009, Ellis-Bextor collaborated with dance music group Freemasons on the single "Heartbreak (Make Me a Dancer)", which reached the top 20 in the UK.[5] Her fourth studio album, Make a Scene was released in 2011, charting at number 33 on the UK Albums Chart.

For her fifth studio album, Wanderlust, Ellis-Bextor moved to a different style. The album, filled with ballads and folk songs, was released on 20 January 2014 and debuted at number 4 in the UK and at number one on the UK Indie Albums chart. The lead single, "Young Blood", also made the top forty on the Official Singles Chart and top five on the Indie Chart.[6]

Albums

Studio albums

List of studio albums, with selected chart positions and certifications
Title Album details Peak chart positions Certifications
UK
[2]
AUS
[7]
AUT
[8]
FRA
[9]
GER
[10]
IRL
[11]
NLD
[12]
NOR
[13]
NZ
[14]
SWI
[15]
Read My Lips 2 9 18 33 10 13 10 7 9 26
Shoot from the Hip
  • Released: 27 October 2003 (UK)[20]
  • Label: Polydor
  • Formats: CD, digital download, Digital Audio Tape
19 99 84 39 35
  • BPI: Silver[3]
Trip the Light Fantastic
  • Released: 21 May 2007 (UK)[21]
  • Label: Fascination
  • Formats: CD, digital download, Digital Audio Tape
7 81 87 93 28
Make a Scene
  • Released: 12 June 2011 (UK)[22]
  • Label: EBGB's, Universal
  • Formats: CD, digital download
33
Wanderlust
  • Released: 20 January 2014[23]
  • Label: EBGB's
  • Formats: CD, LP, digital download
4
  • BPI: Silver[3]
Familia
  • Released: 2 September 2016[24]
  • Label: EBGB's
  • Formats: CD, LP, digital download
12
"—" denotes a recording that did not chart or was not released in that territory.

Remix albums

List of remix albums
Title Album details
Wandermix
  • Released: 3 November 2014[25]
  • Label: EBGB's
  • Formats: CD, digital download, LP

Extended plays

List of extended plays
Title Details
iTunes Festival: London 2009[26]
  • Released: 30 July 2009 (UK)[26]
  • Label: Fascination
  • Formats: Digital download

Singles

As lead artist

List of singles as lead artist, with selected chart positions and certifications, showing year released and album name
Title Year Peak chart positions Certifications Album
UK
[5]
AUS
[27]
AUT
[8]
BEL
[28]
FRA
[9]
GER
[29]
IRL
[11]
NLD
[12]
NZ
[14]
SWI
[15]
"Take Me Home" 2001 2 79 6 79 18
  • BPI: Silver[3]
Read My Lips
"Murder on the Dancefloor" 2 3 10 7 5 11 2 7 2 7
"Get Over You" / "Move This Mountain" 2002 3 4 35 36 23 28 11 13 3 15
"Music Gets the Best of Me" 14 28 54 25 76 25 53
"Mixed Up World" 2003 7 32 44 58 69 26 76 45 Shoot from the Hip
"I Won't Change You" 9 53 80 40
"Catch You" 2007 8 44 57 29 84 92 Trip the Light Fantastic
"Me and My Imagination" 23 59
"Today the Sun's on Us" 64
"Bittersweet" 2010 25 53 Make a Scene
"Off & On" 2011
"Starlight"
"Revolution" 2012
"Young Blood" 2013 34 Wanderlust
"Runaway Daydreamer" 2014
"Love Is a Camera"
"The Deer & the Wolf"
"Come with Us" 2016 Familia
"Crystallise"
"Wild Forever" 2017
"Death of Love"
"—" denotes a recording that did not chart or was not released in that territory.

As featured artist

List of singles as featured artist, with selected chart positions and certifications, showing year released and album name
Title Year Peak chart positions Certifications Album
UK
[5]
AUS
[27]
AUT
[8]
BEL
[28]
FRA
[9]
GER
[34]
IRL
[11]
NLD
[12]
NZ
[14]
SWI
[15]
"Groovejet (If This Ain't Love)"
(Spiller featuring Sophie Ellis-Bextor)
2000 1 1 16 13 17 14 1 13 1 5
  • BPI: Platinum[3]
  • ARIA: 2× Platinum[35]
  • RMNZ: Platinum[36]
non-album single
"Circles (Just My Good Time)"
(Busface featuring Mademoiselle E.B.)
2005 96 63 Devils, Sharks & Spaceships
"Heartbreak (Make Me a Dancer)"
(Freemasons featuring Sophie Ellis-Bextor)
2009 13 51 33 38 85 Shakedown 2
"Can't Fight This Feeling"
(Junior Caldera featuring Sophie Ellis-Bextor)
2010 13 Début
"Not Giving Up on Love"
(Armin van Buuren vs. Sophie Ellis-Bextor)
165 26 8 Mirage
"Leave Me Out of It"[37]
(The Feeling featuring Sophie Ellis-Bextor)
2011 Together We Were Made
"Fuck with You"
(Bob Sinclar featuring Sophie Ellis-Bextor and Gilbere Forte)
35 144 Disco Crash
"Beautiful"[38]
(Mathieu Bouthier featuring Sophie Ellis-Bextor)
2012 non-album single
"Back 2 Paradise"[39]
(Guéna LG & Amir Arfagan featuring Sophie Ellis-Bextor)
2014 Momentum
"Only Child"[40]
(DedRekoning featuring Sophie Ellis-Bextor)
TBA
"—" denotes a recording that did not chart or was not released in that territory.

Promotional singles

List of promotional singles, showing year released and album name
Title Year Album
"If I Can't Dance" 2008 Trip the Light Fantastic

Other appearances

List of non-single appearances, showing year released and album name
Title Year Album / Release
"Black Holes for the Young"[41]
(Manic Street Preachers featuring Sophie Ellis-Bextor)
1998 "The Everlasting" single
"One Way or Another"[42] 2002 The Guru soundtrack
"Want You More"[43] 2004 Suzie Gold soundtrack
"Dear Jimmy"[44] 2006 Popjustice: 100% Solid Pop Music
"Jolene"[45] 2008 Beautiful People soundtrack
"Rebellion (Lies)"[46] 2011 Songs to Save a Life: In Aid of Samaritans
"Save Myself"[47]
(Brian Cross featuring Sophie Ellis-Bextor)
2013 Pop Star: The Album
"True Faith"[48] 2014 BBC Radio 2: Sounds of the '80s – Unique Covers of Classic Hits

Video albums

Title Album details
Watch My Lips[49]

Music videos

As lead artist

List of music videos as lead artist, with directors, showing year released
Title Year Director(s)
"Take Me Home" 2001 Sophie Muller[50]
"Murder on the Dancefloor"
"Move This Mountain" 2002
"Get Over You" Max & Dania (as "MAD")[50]
"Music Gets the Best of Me" (version 1) Sophie Muller[50]
"Music Gets the Best of Me" (version 2)
"Mixed Up World" 2003 Rupert Jones[51]
"I Won't Change You" Trudy Bellinger[52]
"Catch You" 2007 Sophie Muller[53]
"Me and My Imagination" Nima Nourizadeh[54]
"Today the Sun's on Us" Sophie Muller[55]
"Can't Fight This Feeling" 2010 Jelle Posthuma[56]
"Bittersweet" Chris Sweeney[57]
"Starlight" 2011 Robin Bextor[58]
"Young Blood" 2013 Sophie Muller[59]
"Runaway Daydreamer" 2014
"Love Is a Camera"
"The Deer & the Wolf" Harry Cauty
"Come with Us" 2016 Sophie Muller
"Crystallise"
"Wild Forever" 2017
"Death of Love" (to be recorded)

As featured artist

List of music videos as featured artist, with directors, showing year released
Title Year Director(s)
"Groovejet (If This Ain't Love)"
(Spiller featuring Sophie Ellis-Bextor)
2000 Frank Nesemann[50]
"Heartbreak (Make Me a Dancer)"
(Freemasons featuring Sophie Ellis-Bextor)
2009 Chris Sweeney[60]
"Not Giving Up on Love"
(Armin van Buuren vs. Sophie Ellis-Bextor)
2010 Sophie Muller[61]

See also

References

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  3. ^ a b c d e f g "Certified Awards" (enter "Bextor" into the "Keywords" box, then select "Search"). British Phonographic Industry. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 
  4. ^ "Bex Is Back!". NME. IPC Media. 11 September 2003. Archived from the original on 6 April 2012. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 
  5. ^ a b c d e f Peak chart positions for singles in the United Kingdom:
    • All except "Circles (Just My Good Time)" and "Not Giving Up on Love": "Sophie Ellis-Bextor" (select "Singles" tab). Official Charts Company. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 
    • "Circles (Just My Good Time)" and "Not Giving Up on Love": Zywietz, Tobias. "Chart Log UK: Darren B – David Byrne". Zobbel.de. Tobias Zywietz. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 
  6. ^ http://www.officialcharts.com/chart-news/sophie-ellis-bextors-official-top-20-biggest-selling-singles-revealed-2762
  7. ^ "Discography Sophie Ellis-Bextor". australian-charts.com. Hung Medien. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 
  8. ^ a b c "Discographie Sophie Ellis-Bextor". austriancharts.at (in German). Hung Medien. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 
  9. ^ a b c "Discographie Sophie Ellis-Bextor". lescharts.com (in French). Hung Medien. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 
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  16. ^ "Read My Lips". Amazon.com. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 
  17. ^ "ARIA Charts – Accreditations – 2002 Albums". Australian Recording Industry Association. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 
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  20. ^ "Shoot From The Hip". Amazon.com. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 
  21. ^ "Trip The Light Fantastic". Amazon.com. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 
  22. ^ "Make a Scene by Sophie Ellis-Bextor". iTunes Store. Apple. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 
  23. ^ Sophie EB website: New album in the new year
  24. ^ "Sophie Ellis-Bextor’s ‘Familia’ Album Out In September: See The Cover Art & Tracklist". Idolator. July 19, 2016. Retrieved July 19, 2016. 
  25. ^ http://www.propermusic.com/product-details/Sophie-Ellis-Bextor-WanderMix-175366
  26. ^ a b "iTunes Festival: London 2009 – EP by Sophie Ellis Bextor". iTunes Store. Apple. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 
  27. ^ a b Peak chart positions for singles in Australia:
    • All except "Circles (Just My Good Time)" and "Heartbreak (Make Me a Dancer)": "Discography Sophie Ellis-Bextor". australian-charts.com. Hung Medien. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 
    • "Circles (Just My Good Time)": "The ARIA Report: Issue 829 (Week Commencing 23 January 2006)" (PDF). Australian Recording Industry Association. p. 2. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 
    • "Heartbreak (Make Me a Dancer)": "The ARIA Report: Issue 1018 (Week Commencing 31 August 2009)" (PDF). Australian Recording Industry Association. p. 4. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 
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  29. ^ Peak chart positions for singles in Germany:
    • "Take Me Home", "Murder on the Dancefloor" and "Get Over You" / "Move This Mountain": "Chartverfolgung / Bextor,Sophie Ellis / Single". musicline.de (in German). Media Control Charts. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 
    • "Mixed Up World" and "I Won't Change You": "Chartverfolgung / Sophie-Ellis Bextor / Single". musicline.de (in German). Media Control Charts. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 
  30. ^ a b "ARIA Charts – Accreditations – 2002 Singles". Australian Recording Industry Association. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 
  31. ^ "Goud En Platina – Singles – 2002". ultratop.be (in Dutch). Hung Medien. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 
  32. ^ "Certifications Singles Or – année 2002" (in French). Syndicat National de l'Édition Phonographique. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 
  33. ^ "Top 50 Singles Chart: Chart #1332 (Sunday 27 October 2002)". Recorded Music NZ. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 
  34. ^ "Chartverfolgung / Spiller / Single". musicline.de (in German). Media Control Charts. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 
  35. ^ "ARIA Charts – Accreditations – 2001 Singles". Australian Recording Industry Association. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 
  36. ^ "Top 50 Singles Chart: Chart #1234 (Sunday 5 November 2000)". Recorded Music NZ. Archived from the original on 12 October 2013. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 
  37. ^ Aveyard, Gareth (20 August 2011). "This week's new singles". The Guardian. Guardian News and Media Limited. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 
  38. ^ "Beautiful (Radio Edit) [feat. Sophie Ellis-Bextor] – Single par Mathieu Bouthier". iTunes Store (in French). Apple. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 
  39. ^ "Guéna LG - Timeline Photos" (in French). Guéna LG on Facebook. Retrieved 3 April 2014. 
  40. ^ "iTunes - Music - Only Child (feat. Sophie Ellis-Bextor) by DedRekoning". iTunes. Retrieved 20 October 2014. 
  41. ^ "The Everlasting [Sony Music Distribution] – CD single > Overview". AllMusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 28 November 2013. 
  42. ^ Phares, Heather. "The Guru [Universal] – Original Soundtrack > Overview". AllMusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 
  43. ^ "Suzie Gold – Original Soundtrack > Overview". AllMusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 
  44. ^ "Pop! Justice: 100% Solid Pop Music". Amazon.co.uk. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 
  45. ^ "Beautiful People [Mixed Repertoire] – Various Artists > Overview". AllMusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 
  46. ^ "Songs to Save A Life – Various Artists > Overview". AllMusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 
  47. ^ "Pop Star: The Album – Brian Cross > Overview". AllMusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 22 April 2015. 
  48. ^ "BBC Radio 2: Sounds of the '80s – Unique Covers of Classic Hits – Various Artists > Overview". AllMusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 10 November 2014. 
  49. ^ a b "Sophie Ellis-Bextor – Watch My Lips [DVD]". Amazon.com. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 
  50. ^ a b c d Watch My Lips (liner notes). Sophie Ellis-Bextor. Universal Records. 2003. 0688099. 
  51. ^ Mixed Up World (liner notes). Sophie Ellis-Bextor. Polydor Records. 2003. 9812108. 
  52. ^ I Won't Change You (liner notes). Sophie Ellis-Bextor. Polydor Records. 2003. 9815123. 
  53. ^ Catch You (liner notes). Sophie Ellis-Bextor. Fascination Records. 2007. 9815123. 
  54. ^ Sophie Ellis-Bextor (performer); Nima Nourizadeh (director) (2007). "Me and My Imagination" (music video). 
  55. ^ Sophie Ellis-Bextor (performer); Sophie Muller (director) (2007). "Today the Sun's on Us" (music video). 
  56. ^ Sophie Ellis-Bextor (performer); Jelle Posthuma (director) (2010). "Can't Fight This Feeling" (music video). 
  57. ^ Sophie Ellis-Bextor (performer); Chris Sweeney (director) (2010). "Bittersweet" (music video). 
  58. ^ Sophie Ellis-Bextor (performer); Robin Bextor (director) (2011). "Starlight" (music video). 
  59. ^ Sophie Ellis-Bextor (performer); Sophie Muller (director) (2013). "Young Blood" (music video). 
  60. ^ Freemasons (performer); Sophie Ellis-Bextor (performer); Robin Bextor (director) (2009). "Heartbreak (Make Me a Dancer)" (music video). 
  61. ^ Copsey, Robert. "Ellis Bextor video premiere announced". Digital Spy. Hachette Filipacchi UK. Retrieved 26 December 2012. 

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