Tom Petty Discography (+ Album Covers)

by Brian B.

Tom Petty released more than 18 full-length studio albums between the Heartbreakers, his solo career, and his earlier band Mudcrutch who didn’t release records until later in his life.

It’s been a sad week to lose such a great performing and recording artist, as an homage, here’s a look at his career in studio recordings.

Tom Petty’s Studio Albums

From Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, Tom Petty (solo) & Mudcrutch.

YearArtistTitle
1976Tom Petty and the HeartbreakersTom Petty and the Heartbreakers [Self-Titled]
1978Tom Petty and the HeartbreakersYou're Gonna Get It!
1979Tom Petty and the HeartbreakersDamn the Torpedoes
1981Tom Petty and the HeartbreakersHard Promises
1982Tom Petty and the HeartbreakersLong After Dark
1985Tom Petty and the HeartbreakersSouthern Accents
1987Tom Petty and the HeartbreakersLet Me Up (I've Had Enough)
1988Traveling WilburysTraveling Wilburys Vol. 1
1989Tom PettyFull Moon Fever
1990Traveling WilburysTraveling Wilburys Vol. 2
1991Tom Petty and the HeartbreakersInto the Great Wide Open
1994Tom PettyWildflowers
1996Tom Petty and the HeartbreakersSongs and Music from "She's the One"
1999Tom Petty and the HeartbreakersEcho
2002Tom Petty and the HeartbreakersThe Last DJ
2006Tom PettyHighway Companion
2008MudcrutchMudcrutch
2010Tom Petty and the HeartbreakersMojo
2014Tom Petty and the HeartbreakersHypnotic Eye
2016Mudcrutch2

Traveling Wilburys

Tom Petty also released two albums as part of the Traveling Wilburys – a British-American supergroup composed of Bob DylanGeorge HarrisonJeff LynneRoy Orbison, and Tom Petty. The band recorded two albums, the first in 1988 and the second in 1990, though Orbison died before the second was recorded.

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