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.
|1976||Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers||Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers [Self-Titled]|
|1978||Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers||You're Gonna Get It!|
|1979||Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers||Damn the Torpedoes|
|1981||Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers||Hard Promises|
|1982||Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers||Long After Dark|
|1985||Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers||Southern Accents|
|1987||Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers||Let Me Up (I've Had Enough)|
|1988||Traveling Wilburys||Traveling Wilburys Vol. 1|
|1989||Tom Petty||Full Moon Fever|
|1990||Traveling Wilburys||Traveling Wilburys Vol. 2|
|1991||Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers||Into the Great Wide Open|
|1996||Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers||Songs and Music from "She's the One"|
|1999||Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers||Echo|
|2002||Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers||The Last DJ|
|2006||Tom Petty||Highway Companion|
|2010||Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers||Mojo|
|2014||Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers||Hypnotic Eye|
Tom Petty also released two albums as part of the Traveling Wilburys – a British-American supergroup composed of Bob Dylan, George Harrison, Jeff Lynne, Roy 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.