Skillet discography

Skillet discography
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Skillet performing an in-store acoustic session in 2006
Studio albums 10
Live albums 2
Compilation albums 3
Video albums 3
Music videos 24
EPs 4
Singles 71

The discography of the American Christian rock band Skillet consists of 10 studio albums, 4 EPs, 2 live albums, 3 compilation albums, and 70 radio singles with 21 reaching No. 1 on at least one chart.

Studio albums

Year Album details Peak chart positions Sales Certifications
(sales thresholds)
US
[1]
US
Christ.

[2]
US
Heat.

[3]
US
Rock

[4]
US
Hard Rock

[5]
JPN
[6]
UK
[7]
NZL
[8]
SWI
[9]
SWE
[10]
SPA
[11]
GER
[12]
CAN
[13]
AUS
[14]
AUT
[15]
DUT
[16]
HUN
[17]
1996 Skillet β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” US: 35,000[citation needed]
1998 Hey You, I Love Your Soul
  • Released: April 21, 1998
  • Label: Ardent/ForeFront
  • Format: CD, CS
β€” 25[18] β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” US: 17,000[citation needed]
2000 Invincible
  • Released: February 1, 2000
  • Label: Ardent/ForeFront
  • Format: CD
β€” 13 22[19] β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” US: 38,000[citation needed]
2001 Alien Youth
  • Released: August 28, 2001
  • Label: Ardent
  • Format: CD
141 4[20] 4[20] β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” US: 133,000[citation needed]
2003 Collide
  • Released: November 18, 2003
  • Label: Lava/Ardent/SRE
  • Format: CD
179 9 5 β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” US: 320,000[21]
2006 Comatose
  • Released: October 3, 2006
  • Label: Lava/Ardent/Atlantic/SRE
  • Format: CD
55 4 β€” 19 24 β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” US: 1,000,000[22]
2009 Awake 2 1 β€” 2 β€” 68 β€” 9 β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” US: 2,000,000[24]
  • RIAA: 2Γ— Platinum[24]
2013 Rise
  • Released: June 25, 2013
  • Label: Atlantic/Hear It Loud
  • Format: CD, LP, digital download
4 1 β€” 1 1 83 β€” β€” 60 β€” β€” 94 16 β€” β€” β€” β€” US: 500,000[25]
2016 Unleashed
  • Released: August 5, 2016
  • Label: Atlantic/Hear It Loud
  • Format: CD, LP, digital download
3 1 β€” 2 1 106 45 β€” 9 55 85 11 7 7 14 47 18 US: 500,000 [23]
2019 Victorious
  • Released: August 2, 2019[26]
  • Label: Atlantic/Hear It Loud
  • Format: CD, LP, digital download
17 1 β€” 3 3 β€” 84 β€” 10 β€” β€” 17 33 31 20 94 22 US: 22,000[27]
"β€”" denotes a release that did not chart.

Video albums

Year Details
2002 Alien Youth: The Unplugged Invasion
  • Released: November 19, 2002
  • Label: Ardent
  • Format: DVD
2008 Comatose Comes Alive
  • First ever Skillet album with Jen Ledger
  • Released: October 21, 2008
  • Label:
  • Format: DVD
2013 Awake and Live
  • Packaged as part of Rise: Deluxe Edition
  • Released: June 25, 2013
  • Label: Atlantic/Word
  • Format: DVD

Live albums

Year Details US
[1]
US
Christ.

[2]
Sales
2000 Ardent Worship
  • Released: September 29, 2000
  • Label: Ardent
  • Format: CD
  • portions of this album are live recordings
β€” 33 US: 35,000[citation needed]
2008 Comatose Comes Alive
  • Released: October 21, 2008
  • Label: Lava/Ardent/Atlantic
  • Format: CD (+DVD)
164 14
"β€”" denotes a release that did not chart.

Compilation albums

Year Details Peak chart position
US
Christ.

[2]
UK
C&G

[28]
2010 The Early Years (1996–2001)
  • Released: July 27, 2010
  • Label: Ardent Records
  • Format: CD
β€” β€”
2012 The Platinum Collection
  • Released: November 13, 2012
  • Label: Ardent Records
  • Format: CD
40 β€”
2014 Vital Signs
  • Greatest hits album
    released exclusively in Europe
  • Released: October 14, 2014
  • Label: Atlantic Records
  • Format: CD
β€” 2
"β€”" denotes a release that did not chart.

Extended plays

Year Title Peak chart position
US
[1]
US
Christ.

[2]
US
Rock

[4]
US
Hard Rock

[5]
US
Alt.

[29]
2007 The Older I Get - EP
  • Released: February 27, 2007
  • Label: Ardent
  • Format: DI
β€” β€” β€” β€” β€”
2010 iTunes Session[30]
  • Released: November 12, 2010
  • Label: Atlantic
  • Format: DI
β€” β€” β€” β€” β€”
2011 Awake and Remixed
  • Released: March 22, 2011
  • Label: Lava/Ardent/Atlantic
  • Format: DI
98 5 26 8 18
2017 Feel Invincible Remix EP
  • Released: November 17, 2017
  • Available only with pre-orders
    of Unleashed Beyond
β€”[A] β€”[B] β€”[C] β€”[D] β€”
"β€”" denotes a release that did not chart.

Singles

1990s

Year Single US Christian Album
CHR
[35][36]
Rock
1997 "I Can" β€” 4 Skillet
"Gasoline" β€” β€”
"Saturn" β€” β€”
"My Beautiful Robe" β€” 4
1998 "Hey You, I Love Your Soul" β€” 1 Hey You, I Love Your Soul
"Locked in a Cage" β€” 1
"More Faithful" 8 β€”
"Suspended in You" β€” 3
1999 "Take" β€” 10
"Whirlwind" β€” β€”
"β€”" denotes a release that did not chart.

Early 2000s

Year Single US Christian Album
CHR
[35][36]
Rock
2000 "Best Kept Secret" β€” 1 Invincible
"Invincible" β€” 7
"You're Powerful" β€” 1
"Come On to the Future" β€” β€”
"Rest"[citation needed] β€”
"The One"[citation needed] β€” β€”
"You Take My Rights Away"[citation needed] β€” β€”
"Shout to the Lord" β€” β€” Ardent Worship
"Your Name Is Holy" β€” β€”
2001 "Alien Youth" β€” 1 Alien Youth
"Eating Me Away"[citation needed] β€” β€”
"Rippin' Me Off"[citation needed] β€” β€”
"Stronger"[citation needed] β€” β€”
"You Are My Hope" 4 β€”
2002 "Earth Invasion"[citation needed] β€” β€”
"Kill Me, Heal Me" β€” 2
"Vapor" β€” 2
"One Real Thing" 6 β€”
2003 "The Thirst Is Taking Over" β€” 18
"Will You Be There (Falling Down)" β€” 19
2004 "Forsaken" β€” β€” Collide
"My Obsession" β€” 2
"Savior" 12 1
"Open Wounds" β€” 2 Collide (2004 Lava Re-issue)
"β€”" denotes a release that did not chart.

Late 2000s

Year Single US Christian Mainstream Certifications Album
CHR Hot
Songs

[37]
Rock
[38]
US
Main.

[39]
US
Rock

[40]
2005 "Under My Skin" β€” β€” 3 β€” β€” Collide
"Collide" β€” β€” 6 β€” β€”
"A Little More" 4 β€” β€” β€” β€”
2006 "Rebirthing" 4 9 1 β€” β€” Comatose
"Whispers in the Dark" β€” β€” 1 34 β€”
  • RIAA: Platinum[23]
"The Older I Get" 1 14 1 27 β€”
2007 "The Last Night" 1 16 1 38 β€”
"Comatose" β€” β€” 1 β€” β€”
2008 "Live Free or Let Me Die" β€” β€” 2 β€” β€” Comatose (Deluxe Edition)
"Those Nights" 1 22 1 β€” β€” Comatose
2009 "Better than Drugs" β€” β€” β€” β€” β€”
"Hero" 1 29 1 15 35 Awake
"β€”" denotes a release that did not chart.

Early 2010s

Year Single US Christian Mainstream Certification Album
CHR Hot
Songs

[37]
Rock
[42]
US
[43]
US
Rock

[40]
US
Main.

[44]
Active Rock
[45]
Heritage Rock
[46]
2010 "Monster" β€” β€”[E] 2 β€”[F] 20 4 4 15 Awake
"Awake and Alive" 3 30 1 100 13 2 1 15
  • RIAA: Platinum[23]
"Forgiven" 1 23 1 β€” β€” β€” β€” β€”
2011 "Lucy" 12 49 21 β€” β€” β€” β€” β€”
"It's Not Me, It's You" β€” β€” β€” β€” 30 11 10 17
"One Day Too Late" 2 28 9 β€” β€” β€” β€” β€”
2013 "Sick of It" β€” 20 1 β€” 22 9 8 15 Rise
"American Noise" 1 34 25 β€” β€” β€” β€” β€”
"Not Gonna Die" β€” 13 1 β€” 28 9 9 22
"Fire and Fury" 5 34 β€”[G] β€” β€” β€” β€” β€”
2014 "What I Believe" 8 35 β€”[H] β€” β€” β€” β€” β€”
"Rise" β€” β€” 1 β€” 31 19 β€” β€”
"Good to Be Alive" 18 46 33 β€” β€” β€” β€” β€”
"β€”" denotes a release that did not chart.
Note: the Active Rock and Heritage Rock charts were discontinued November 30, 2013

Late 2010s

Year Single US Christian Mainstream Certification Album
CHR Hot
Songs

[51]
Airplay
[52]
Rock
[42]
US
Rock Air.

[53]
US
Rock

[54]
US
Main.

[55]
2015 "Circus for a Psycho" β€” 45 β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” Rise
2016 "Feel Invincible" β€” 1 β€” 1 19 12 1
  • RIAA: Platinum[23]
Unleashed
"Stars" 1 16 15 β€” β€” 20 β€”
"Stars" (The Shack Version) β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” The Shack (soundtrack) /
Unleashed Beyond
2017 "Back from the Dead" β€” 16 β€” 3 30 35 7 Unleashed
"The Resistance" β€” 30 β€” β€” 35 19 10
"Lions" 18 18 27 β€” 34 β€”
"Breaking Free"
(featuring Lacey Sturm)
β€” 27 β€” 3 β€” β€”[I] β€” Unleashed Beyond
2018 "Brave" β€” 35 26 25 β€” β€” β€”
2019 "Legendary" β€” 14 β€” β€” 23 22 7 Victorious
"Save Me" β€” 22 β€” β€” β€” β€”[J] 18
"Anchor" β€” 27 25 β€” β€” 50 β€”
"β€”" denotes a release that did not chart.

Early 2020s

Year Single US Christian Mainstream Certification Album
CHR Hot
Songs

[51]
Airplay
[52]
Rock
[42]
US
Rock Air.

[53]
US
Rock

[54]
US
Main.

[55]
2020 "Terrify the Dark"[58] β€” 45 β€” β€” β€” β€” β€” Victorious
"β€”" denotes a release that did not chart.

Other charted songs

Year Song Peak position Album
Christ.
Songs

[51]
Christ.
Digital
Songs

[59]
2013 "Madness In Me" β€” 21 Rise
"Salvation" β€” 35
"Freakshow" β€” 14 Rise (Deluxe Edition)
"Battle Cry" β€” 16
"Everything Goes Black" β€” 26
2016 "Undefeated" 35 14 Unleashed
"Burn It Down" 41 30
"Out of Hell" 50 β€”
"Saviors of the World" β€”[K]
2017 "Set It Off" 31 15 Unleashed Beyond
"You Get Me High" 40 24
"Stay Til the Daylight" 41 β€”
2019 "Victorious" 29 β€” Victorious
"Finish Line" 38 β€”
"Rise Up" 39 β€”
"This Is the Kingdom" 42 β€”
"Never Going Back" 44 β€”
"Back to Life" 48 β€”
2020 "Dead Man Walking" 39 18 Victorious: The Aftermath
"Sick and Empty" β€” 22

Promotional singles

Year Song Peak position Album
Christ.
Songs

[37]
Christ.
Digital
Songs

[59]
US
Rock

[61]
2009 "Don't Wake Me" β€” β€” β€” Awake
"Believe" β€” β€” β€”
2013 "My Religion" β€” β€” β€” Rise
"Hard to Find" β€” β€” β€”
2016 "I Want to Live" 19 4 38 Unleashed
2019 "You Ain't Ready" 32 8 β€” Victorious
"β€”" denotes a release that did not chart.

Music videos

Year Title
1996 "Gasoline"[62]
"Saturn"[63]
"I Can"[64]
1998 "More Faithful"[65]
2000 "Best Kept Secret"[66]
2001 "Alien Youth"[67]
2003 "Savior"[68]
2006 "Rebirthing"[69]
"Whispers in the Dark"[70]
2007 "The Older I Get"[71]
"Looking for Angels"[72]
2009 "Hero"[73]
"Monster"[74]
2010 "Awake and Alive"[75]
2013 "Sick of It"[76]
"American Noise"[77]
2014 "Not Gonna Die"[78]
2016 "Feel Invincible"[79]
"Stars"[80]
2017 "Stars" (The Shack Version)[81]
"Back From the Dead"[82]
"Breaking Free"[83]
2019 "Legendary"[84]
2020 "Save Me"[85]

Compilation appearances

Year Album Song(s) Original album
1998 No Lies "Locked in a Cage" Hey You, I Love Your Soul
Surfonic Water Revival "Last Day of Summer" β€”
WWJD "Whirlwind" Hey You, I Love Your Soul
2000 Cross Seekers "Safe with You" Ardent Worship
Absolute Modern Worship "How Deep The Father's Love for Us "
2001 Festival Con Dios "Alien Youth" Alien Youth
Extreme Days: The Soundtrack "Come On to the Future" β€”
2002 Parachute 2002 "One Real Thing" Alien Youth
2003 X 2003: Music Video DVD! "Kill Me, Heal Me (Radio Edit)"
2004 Veggie Tales: Veggie Rocks! "Stand" β€”
X 2004: Music Video DVD! "Savior" Collide
2005 Absolute Smash Hits, Vol. 2 "A Little More"
X 2005 "Open Wounds" Collide (2004 Lava Reissue)
!HERO (John Cooper only) "Wedding Celebration" (with John Grey, Michael Tait, Nirva Dorsaint, and GRITS)
"Fire of Love" (with Michael Tait)
"Stand Up and Walk" (with Matt Hammitt and Michael Tait)
"Do What You Gotta Do" (with Pete Stewart)
"Not In Our House" (with Michael Tait)
"Kill The Hero" (with Paul Wright and Bob Farrell)
β€”
2006 X 2007 "Rebirthing" Comatose
OSeven: The Year's Best Christian Rock Hits "Comatose"
2007 X 2008 "Whispers in the Dark"
2009 X 2009 "Live Free or Let Me Die" Comatose (Deluxe Edition)
X 2009: Music Video DVD! "Comatose" (live) Comatose Comes Alive
X 2010 "Dead Inside" Awake (Deluxe Edition)
2010 WOW Hits 2011 "Hero" Awake
2011 WOW Hits 2012 "Awake and Alive"
2012 X 2012
WOW Hits 2013 "One Day Too Late"
2014 WOW Hits 2015 (Deluxe Edition) "American Noise" Rise
2017 WOW Hits 2018 "Stars" Unleashed
2018 WOW Hits 2019 "Lions"

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