Tuesday, December 12, 2006

Chart History: Jimi Hendrix

Chart History is a feature that highlights a hard rock/heavy metal act and how well the duo/group or individual performed on the Billboard charts.

This week we focus on Jimi Hendrix. Here is a rundown of all the singles and albums that charted for Jimi. Greatest hits and other compilations are not included - only studio and live albums are.

Note: Jimi had so many albums released after his death that charted and they are too numerous to mention. Only albums that were released during his lifetime are included here.

1967: Are You Experienced? (No.5)
1968: Axis: Bold As Love (No.3)
1968: Electric Ladyland (No.1)
1969 Smash Hits (No.6)
1970: Band Of Gypsys (No.5)

1. Purple Haze (No.65)
2. All Along the Watchtower (No.20)
3. Crosstown Traffic (No.52)
4. Foxey Lady (No.67)
5. Up From The Skies (No.82)
6. Dolly Dagger (No.74)
7. Freedom (No.59)

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