Judy Collins (b 1939)

American singer and guitarist, singing traditional songs on the early albums.


A Maid of Constant Sorrow1961 ElektraEKS 7209 
[Reissue]1965 ElektraEKL 209
[Reissue]1975 ElektraK 52032
Golden Apples of The Sun1962 ElektraEKS 7222 
[Reissue]1975 Elektra?
#31964 ElektraEKS 7243
[Reissue]  Chant du Monde4324
In Concert - Town Hall (live)1964 ElektraEKS 7280 
Judy Collins Fifth Album1965 ElektraEKS 7300 
[Reissue]  Chant du Monde74333
In My Life1967 ElektraEKS 74027 
[Reissue]? ElektraK 42009
[Reissue]1968 Elektra7320
[Reissue]? Vogue155
Wildflowers1968 ElektraEKS 74012 
[Reissue]1987 ElektraK 42014
[Reissue]  Vogue217
Who Knows Where The Times Goes1969 ElektraEKS 74033 
[Reissue]1993 ElektraK 42044
[Reissue]? Vogue322
Whales & Nightingales1971 ElektraEKS 75010
[Reissue]1971 ElektraK 42059
[Reissue]1999 Elektra 
[Reissue]2010 Collector's Choice 
Living (partly live)1972 ElektraEKS 42102 
[Reissue]1971 Elektra75014
[Reissue]1999 Elektra 
True Stories and Other Dreams1973 Elektra75053 
[Reissue]1973 ElektraK 42132
Judith1975 Elektra 1032
[Reissue][Vinyl]1975 ElektraK 52019
[Reissue][CD]1980 ElektraK 2 52019
[Reissue]1999 Elektra 
Bread and Roses 1976 ElektraEKS 52039 
Hard Times For Lovers 1979 ElektraK 52121 
[Reissue]1994 Warner 
Running For My Life 1980 ElektraK 52205 
The Time of Our Lives 1982 ElektraK 42327 
Home Again 1985    
Trust Your Heart 1988    
Sanity and Grace (live) 1989   
Fires of Eden 1991    
Judy sings Dylan ... Just Like A Woman 1994    
[Reissue]2002 Commercial Marketing 
Sings Leonard Cohen: Democracy (*) 2004Rhino 
Sings Lennon and McCartney2007 Wildflower 
Paradise2010 Wildflower 

(* Mixture of old and new recordings).

Multi-volume albums.

Wild Flowers/ Who Knows Where The Time Goes 2006Rhino ?
Fifth Album/ In My Life 2006Rhino  
A Maid of Constant Sorrow/ Golden Apples of the Sun2001Elektra  
3 & 4 (*) (2 CDs)? Wildflower  
#3/ The Judy Collins Concert 2004Rhino  
Original Album Series (5 CDs) (**) 2010Rhino  

(* "#3" and "In Concert - Town Hall").
(** "Fifth Album/ In My Life/ Wildflowers/ Who Knows Where The Time Goes/ Judith").


Title. year. Label. number.
Recollections (The Best of Judy Collins) 1969 Elektra74055 
[Reissue]? ElektraK 42035
Colors of the Day - The Best of Judy Collins 1972 Elektra75030 
[Reissue]1972 ElektraK 42110
Amazing Grace - The Best of Judy Collins1972 ElektraK 42110 
So Early In The Spring: The First 15 Years 1977 Elektra6007 
[Reissue]1977 ElektraK 62019
Most Beautiful Songs of ... 1977    
Both Sides Now - Classic Broadway 1982    
Amazing Grace1985 Telstar  STAR 2265 
Wind Beneath My Wings 1992 Laserlight 
Forever ... The Judy Collins Anthology 1997Elektra   
Send in the Clowns 1999 DiskySI 248764-2 
The Very Best of Judy Collins2001 Atlantic   
Golden Legends2006 Madacy 
Introducing2006 Rhino 
Essential2007 Rykodisc 

Collaboration - Judy Collins and Theodore Bikel.

Title.year.Label. Number
Live At Newport 1959 - 1966 (live)  1994Vanguard  1570 77013 2

Various artists - Tribute album: Joan Baez, Dolly Parton,Rufus Wainwright, Dar Williams et al.

Born to the Breed 2008Warner  

Live Albums.

Title. year. Label. number.
Live at the Wolf Trap (live) 2002    
All on A Wintry Night (live) 2002    

Best Albums(*).

Title. year.
So Early In The Spring: The First 15 Years (comp) 1977
In My Life 1966
Wildflowers 1968
Colors of the Day - the Best of Judy Collins (comp) 1972
Who Knows Where The Time Goes 1969

(*)Based on critical opinion.


Turn Turn Turn/ Farewell1964  
I'll Keep It With Mine/ Thirsty Boots1966  
Hard Lovin' Loser/ In My Life1967  
Both Sides Now/ Who Knows Where The Times Goes1968 ElektraEKSN 45043
Both Sides Now/ Hey That's No Way To Say Goodbye1968  
Someday Soon/ My Father1969  
Chelsea Morning/ Pretty Polly1969? 
Turn! Turn Turn! - To Everything There Is A Season/ Pack Up Your Sorrows1969  
Turn! Turn Turn!/ Mr Tambourine Man1969  
Amazing Grace/ I Pity The Poor Immigrant 1970 Elektra  2101 020
Amazing Grace/ Nightingale 1970    
Open The Door (Song For Judith)/ Innisfree 1971    
Cook With Honey/ So Begins The Task 1973    
The Secret Gardens/ The Hostage 1973    
Send In the Clowns/ Houses 1973 Elektra K 12177
I'll Be Seeing You/ Born To the Breed 1975    
Salt of the Earth/ Song For Duke 1975    
Bread and Roses/ Out of Control 1976    
Bread and Roses/ King David 1976    
Bright Morning Star/ Almost Free 1980    
The Rainbow Connection/ Running For My Life 1980    
Memory/ The Life You Dream 1982    
Great Expectations/ Memory 1982    
Mama Mama/ It's Gonna Be One of Those Nights 1982    
Home Again/ Dream On 1985     


An American Girl in Concert: Greatest Hits (Pop Legends Live)2005Standing Room Only

Hit singles.

Title.year.Highest position.
Both Sides Now/ Who Knows Where The Times Goes1968 14
Amazing Grace/ I Pity The Poor Immigrant19708
Send In the Clowns/ Houses19736

Hit albums.

Title.year.Highest position.
Whales & Nightingales1971 16
Judith1975 7
Amazing Grace1985 34

Last updated on 04/09/2010