Album artist 39 - Simon & Garfunkel

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Simon & Garfunkel Region Profile

Simon & Garfunkel Chart Profile

This page lists the album chart runs of Simon & Garfunkel. A list of songs by Simon & Garfunkel can be found here. The albums are listed with the most widely successful first.

The early tracks were recorded under the name "Tom & Jerry" and both Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel have their own listings.

# Artist Album Title Year Chart Entries
1 Simon & Garfunkel Bridge Over Troubled Water 1970 UK 1 - Feb 1970 (310 weeks), Billboard 1 - Feb 1970 (87 weeks) (10 weeks at number 1) (17 weeks in top 10), US 1 of 1970, US num 1 for 10 weeks - Mar 1970, US 70s 1 - Feb 1970 (5 months), Canada 1 for 9 weeks - 1970, Germany 1 for 18 weeks - Jun 1970, Norway 1 - Mar 1970 (80 weeks), Australia num 1 for 15 weeks - Apr 1970, Australia (Kent) 1 of 1970 (peak 1), Japan 1 for 7 weeks - Feb 1971, Dutch 70s 1 - Mar 1970 (77 weeks), France (InfoDisc) 1 of 1970 (peak 1, 114 weeks), Australia Goset 1 - May 1970 (47 weeks), Grammy in 1970, US 8 X Platinum (certified by RIAA in Mar 2001), UK Platinum (certified by BPI in Apr 1981), France Platinum (certified by SNEP Apr 1995), Germany Platinum (certified by BMieV in 1977), US CashBox 3 of 1970, BEA 5 of 1970, D.Marsh 6 of 1969, UK Radio2 7, US BB 8 of 1970, Italy 8 of 1970, US sales 8 M (according to RIAA), Radio Caroline 12 (1970), UK 16 of all time (3.0 M claimed) (1970), UK all time album 20 (1970), Channel4 25, Internet 26 - 25 M claimed (1970), PopVortex 35 (1970), DMDB 38, Rolling Stone 51, Virgin 66, WTMD 73, Vinyl Surrender 78 of all time, WXPN 83 (1969), Worldwide 83 - 12 M, RS100 93, Guiness 97, Acclaimed 98 (1970), Defin200 112 (1970), Billboard200 188, RYM 17 of 1970, KEXP 215, Xgau rating B (1970)
2 Simon & Garfunkel Simon & Garfunkel's Greatest Hits 1972 Japan 1 for 18 weeks - Jul 1971, Dutch 70s 1 - Jul 1972 (23 weeks), US 14 X Platinum (certified by RIAA in Nov 2003), Germany 2 x Platinum (certified by BMieV in 1980), UK 2 - Jul 1972 (283 weeks), US sales 14 M (according to RIAA), UK Platinum (certified by BPI in Apr 1981), Hong Kong Platinum (certified by IFPI-HK in 1979), Billboard 5 - Jul 1972 (137 weeks) (7 weeks in top 10), US 70s 5 - Aug 1972 (1 month), Norway 7 - Aug 1972 (25 weeks), Australia Goset 14 - Aug 1972 (7 weeks), US CashBox 22 of 1972, Sweden 31 - Aug 1999 (1 week), US BB 32 of 1972, Worldwide 36 - 18 M, Internet 43 - 21 M claimed (1972), Rolling Stone 293
3 Simon & Garfunkel The Graduate 1968 Billboard 1 - Mar 1968 (69 weeks) (9 weeks at number 1) (26 weeks in top 10), US num 1 for 9 weeks - Apr 1968, Australia num 1 for 1 week - Nov 1968, US 2 X Platinum (certified by RIAA in Apr 1997), US CashBox 2 of 1968, US 2 of 1968, Norway 2 - Jan 1969 (41 weeks), UK 3 - Oct 1968 (67 weeks), US BB 3 of 1968, Australia (Kent) 5 of 1968 (peak 1), France (InfoDisc) 5 of 1968 (peak 3, 114 weeks), Italy 30 of 1969, Billboard200 103, RYM 198 of 1968
4 Simon & Garfunkel Bookends 1968 UK 1 - Aug 1968 (77 weeks), Billboard 1 - Apr 1968 (66 weeks) (7 weeks at number 1) (20 weeks in top 10), US num 1 for 7 weeks - May 1968, US 2 X Platinum (certified by RIAA in Nov 1986), Grammy in 1968 (Nominated), US CashBox 4 of 1968, US BB 5 of 1968, German RS100 99, WXPN 207 (1968), Rolling Stone 233, WTMD 255, Acclaimed 284 (1968), RYM 22 of 1968, WFUV 26, KEXP 590
5 Simon & Garfunkel The Concert In Central Park 1982 Norway 1 - Feb 1982 (40 weeks), New Zealand 1 for 2 - Feb 1983, US 2 X Platinum (certified by RIAA in May 1996), France Diamond (certified by SNEP Apr 1995), Germany 3 - Jun 1982 (26 weeks), UK Gold (certified by BPI in Jun 1982), Germany Gold (certified by BMieV in 1982), Hong Kong Gold (certified by IFPI-HK in 1983), Sweden 5 - Mar 1982 (33 weeks), UK 6 - Mar 1982 (42 weeks), Billboard 6 - Mar 1982 (34 weeks) (5 weeks in top 10), Austria 6 - Apr 1982 (8 months), Australia (Kent) 10 of 1982 (peak 5), Italy 17 of 1982, France (InfoDisc) 19 of 1982 (peak 1, 45 weeks), US BB 36 of 1982, US CashBox 42 of 1982, WTMD 287, WXPN 359 (1991), RYM 54 of 1982, Xgau rating C+ (1982)
6 Simon & Garfunkel Parsley, Sage, Rosemary & Thyme 1966 Grammy Hall of Fame in 1999 (1966), US 3 X Platinum (certified by RIAA in Nov 1986), Billboard 4 - Nov 1966 (145 weeks) (17 weeks in top 10), BEA 5 of 1966, US CashBox 6 of 1968, US BB 8 of 1968, UK 13 - Aug 1968 (58 weeks), Radio Caroline 199 (1966), Rolling Stone 201, WXPN 315 (1966), WTMD 334, Acclaimed 621 (1966), RYM 23 of 1966
7 Simon & Garfunkel Sounds Of Silence 1966 Library of Congress artifact added 2012 (1966), US 3 X Platinum (certified by RIAA in Mar 2001), UK Gold (certified by BPI in Feb 1984), BEA 8 of 1966, UK 13 - Apr 1966 (105 weeks), Billboard 21 - Feb 1966 (141 weeks), D.Marsh 25 of 1966, US CashBox 26 of 1968, WTMD 159, WXPN 276 (1966), Acclaimed 1286 (1966), RYM 33 of 1966
8 Simon & Garfunkel The Simon & Garfunkel Collection - 17 Of Their All-Time Greatest Recordings 1981 New Zealand 1 for 2 - Dec 1981, UK 3 x Platinum (certified by BPI in Jun 1988), France 2 X Platinum (certified by SNEP Apr 1995), Germany 2 - Dec 1981 (9 weeks), UK 4 - Nov 1981 (79 weeks), Germany Gold (certified by BMieV in 1982), Hong Kong Gold (certified by IFPI-HK in 1983), Austria 8 - Jan 1982 (2 months), France (InfoDisc) 41 of 1990 (peak 6, 20 weeks)
9 Simon & Garfunkel The Essential Simon & Garfunkel 2003 Norway 1 - Nov 2003 (23 weeks), US Platinum (certified by RIAA in Feb 2005), Sweden 4 - Nov 2003 (15 weeks), UK Gold (certified by BPI in Dec 2003), UK 25 - Dec 2003 (13 weeks), Billboard 27 - Nov 2003 (11 weeks), Switzerland 34 - Aug 2004 (3 weeks), Australia (ARIA) 88 of 2009
10 Simon & Garfunkel The Definitive Simon & Garfunkel 1992 Norway 1 - Apr 1992 (20 weeks), France Diamond (certified by SNEP Jul 2002), UK Platinum (certified by BPI in Dec 1991), Sweden 3 - Feb 1992 (28 weeks), Germany Gold (certified by BMieV in 2001), UK 8 - Nov 1991 (5 weeks), Germany 12 - Nov 1997 (12 weeks), France (InfoDisc) 37 of 1993 (peak 2, 19 weeks)
11 Simon & Garfunkel Wednesday Morning, 3am 1966 US Platinum (certified by RIAA in Nov 1997), UK 24 - Nov 1968 (6 weeks), Billboard 30 - Jan 1966 (31 weeks), RYM 88 of 1964
12 Simon & Garfunkel S&g Gift Pack 1971 Japan 1 for 4 weeks - Jan 1971
13 Simon & Garfunkel Simon & Garfunkel 1971 Japan 1 for 9 weeks - Dec 1971
14 Simon & Garfunkel Old Friends - Live On Stage 2004 US Gold (certified by RIAA in May 2000), UK 61 - Dec 2004 (2 weeks), Billboard 154 - Dec 2004 (2 weeks)
15 Simon & Garfunkel 20 Greatest Hits 1991 New Zealand 1 for 5 - Jun 1991
16 Simon & Garfunkel I Am A Rock 1966 UK EP 4 - Jun 1966
17 Simon & Garfunkel Live From New York City, 1967 2002 Billboard 165 - Aug 2002 (1 week), RYM 55 of 2002
18 Simon & Garfunkel The Collection (2007) 2007 Sweden 16 - Nov 2007 (7 weeks), UK 29 - Dec 2007 (18 weeks)
19 Simon & Garfunkel The Best Of Simon & Garfunkel 2010 Billboard 42 - Oct 2010 (17 weeks)
20 Simon & Garfunkel Live 1969 2008 Billboard 33 - Apr 2008 (5 weeks)
21 Simon & Garfunkel Playlist: The Very Best Of Simon & Garfunkel 2016 Billboard 159 - Feb 2016 (9 weeks)
22 Simon & Garfunkel Greatest Hits 2010 UK 16 - Apr 2010 (14 weeks)
23 Simon & Garfunkel Collected Works unknown US Platinum (certified by RIAA in Apr 2002)
24 Simon & Garfunkel The Best Of Simon And Garfunkel unknown US Platinum (certified by RIAA in Nov 2003)

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24 Sep 2016

Double Listing - The Simon & Garfunkel Collection

#8 & #15 are the same (per Wikipedia).

Data fixed, thanks


6 Apr 2015

Double Listing - The Graduate

#3 & #17 (Il Laureato/The Graduate) are the same.

Data fixed, thanks


4 Nov 2012

what is the total world sales for simon and garfunkel and paul simon

We don't know, we think no one does