Scatman John discography

Scatman John discography
Studio albums5
Compilation albums1
Music videos5
Singles8

The discography of Scatman John, an American scat and dance musician occasionally known under his real name John Larkin, consists of five studio albums, one compilation album, eight singles and five music videos.

Albums[]

Studio albums[]

List of studio albums, with selected chart positions and certifications
Title Album details Peak chart positions Certifications
AUT
[1]
BEL
[2]
EUR FIN
[3]
GER
[4]
NL
[5]
NOR
[6]
JP SWE
[7]
SWI
[8]
UK
[9]
John Larkin
  • Released: 1986 (US)[10]
  • Label: Transition
  • Formats: LP
Scatman's World 25 11 8 1 6 20 6 2 42 4 104
Everybody Jam!
  • Released: November 25, 1996 (GER)[16]
  • Label: RCA
  • Formats: CD, LP, cassette, digital download
45
Take Your Time
  • Released: June 1, 1999 (US)[17]
  • Label: RCA
  • Formats: CD, LP, cassette, digital download
Listen to the Scatman
  • Released: December 11, 2001 (US)[18]
  • Label: Stunt
  • Formats: CD, digital download
"—" denotes a recording that did not chart or was not released in that territory.

Compilation albums[]

List of compilation albums
Title Album details
The Best of Scatman John
  • Released: October 7, 2002 (US)[19]
  • Label: Bertelsmann
  • Formats: CD, digital download

Singles[]

List of singles, with selected chart positions and certifications, showing year released and album name
Title Year Peak chart positions Certifications Album
US
[20]
AUS
[21]
AUT
[1]
BEL
[2]
ES

[22]

EUR[23] FIN

[24]

FRA
[25]
GER
[26]
IT

[27]

NL
[28]
NOR
[6]
SG

[29]

SWE
[7]
SWI
[8]
UK
[30]
"Scatman (Ski Ba Bop Ba Dop Bop)" 1994 60 8 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 6 2 1 1 2 1 3 Scatman's World
"Scatman's World" 1995 84 4 1 1 1 1 1 2 4 4 10 3 10
"Song of Scatland" 39 46
"Su Su Su Super Ki Re i" 1996 Everybody Jam!
"Everybody Jam!" 53 46
"Let It Go" 1997
"Steal the Base"[39] 1998 Major League 3: Back to the Minors
"Scatmambo" Take Your Time
"The Chickadee Song" 1999
"Take Your Time"
"Scatman & Hatman"[40] (with Lou Bega)
2019* non-album single
"—" denotes a recording that did not chart or was not released in that territory.
"*" denotes a recording released posthumously.

Music videos[]

Year Title Director Album Ref(s)
1994 "Scatman (Ski-Ba-Bop-Ba-Dop-Bop)" Kerstin Mueller Scatman's World
1995 "Scatman's World" Martin Weisz
"Song of Scatland"
1996 "Su Su Su Super Ki Re i" Everybody Jam! (Japanese bonus track)
"Everybody Jam!" Hannes Rossacher Everybody Jam!

References[]

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  31. ^ "1995 ARIA Singles Chart". ARIA. Retrieved July 20, 2017.
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  40. ^ "Scatman John, Lou Bega – Scatman & Hatman (Official Music Video)". YouTube. June 13, 2019. Retrieved June 10, 2020.

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