Mark Knopfler discography

Mark Knopfler in Chicago, 2006

Studio albums
8

Compilation albums
2

Music videos
2

EPs
2

Singles
12

Soundtrack albums
9

Collaborative albums
4

Produced albums
5

Additional albums
115

The Mark Knopfler discography consists of recordings by British singer-songwriter and guitarist Mark Knopfler, not including his work with Dire Straits. Knopfler began recording apart from Dire Straits in 1983, when he released his first soundtrack album Local Hero. That same year he produced his first album, Infidels for Bob Dylan. Between 1983 and 2002, Knopfler composed and released eight soundtrack albums. He also produced four additional albums for other artists, including Land of Dreams in 1988 for Randy Newman.
After he quietly disbanded Dire Straits in 1995, Knopfler released his first solo album Golden Heart in 1996. In total, he has released eight studio albums, four collaborative albums with Chet Atkins and Emmylou Harris, two EPs, and twelve singles. In addition, Knopfler has appeared on 115 albums by other artists, providing guitar tracks or guest appearance vocals.

Contents

1 Albums

1.1 Studio albums
1.2 Compilation albums
1.3 Soundtrack albums
1.4 Collaborative albums
1.5 Produced albums
1.6 Additional albums

2 EPs
3 Singles
4 Music videos
5 References
6 External links

Albums[edit]
Studio albums[edit]

Year
Album details
Peak chart positions
Certifications
(sales thresholds)

UK
[1]
AUS
[2]
AUT
[3]
CAN
[4]
FIN
[5]
FRA
[6]
NLD
[7]
NOR
[8]
NZ
[9]
SWE
[10]
SWI
[11]
US
[12]

1996
Golden Heart
9
28
8
11
7
38
3
2
16
4
3
105

UK: Gold[13]
CAN: Gold[14]
NOR: Gold[15]

2000
Sailing to Philadelphia
4
16
2
19
3
7
2
1
11
2
1
60

UK: Gold[13]
CAN: Gold[14]
FIN: Gold[16]
FRA: Platinum[17]
GER: Platinum[18]
NOR: 3× Platinum[15]
US: Gold[19]

2002
The Ragpicker’s Dream
7
47
9
18
7
4
2
1
8
5
5
38

UK: Gold[13]
FRA: Gold[17]
NOR: Platinum[15]

2004
Shangri-La
11
69
14

10
5
4
1
1
3
7
66

UK: Silver[13]
GER: Gold[18]

2007
Kill to Get Crimson
9
41
10

15
9
4
2
2
4
3
26

UK: Silver[13]

2009
Get Lucky
9
43
10
16
17
10
3
1
5
6
5
17

UK: Silver[13]

2012
Privateering
8
25
1
23
7
10
1
1
3
2
2
65

GER: Gold[18]
NOR: Platinum[15]

2015
Tracker
3
12
1
4
5
6
1
1
4
3
2
14

POL: Platinum[20]

Compilation albums[edit]

Screenplaying (1993)
The Best of Dire Straits & Mark Knopfler: Private Investigations (2005)

Soundtrack albums[edit]

Local Hero (1983)
Cal (1984)
Comfort and Joy (198