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Cat Power discography

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Studio albums  9
Singles  8
EPs  3
Cat Power discography

This is a discography of Cat Power, including nine studio albums, singles and live releases.


Studio albums


  • A ^ The Covers Record did not enter the Billboard 200, but peaked on the Top Heatseekers chart at number forty-four.
  • DVDs

  • Speaking for Trees (2004)
  • Singles and EPs

  • Headlights (7", 1994, The Making of Americans) Tracks: "Headlights", "Darling Said Sir"
  • Guv'ner in Catpowerland / Catpower Goes to Guvnerville (7", split single, 1996, Wiiija Records) Tracks: Guv'ner - "Great Expectations" (Cat Power), Cat Power - "Clear the Room" (Guv'ner)
  • Nude as the News (7" / CD5, 1996, Matador Records) Tracks: "Nude as the News", "Schizophrenia's Weighted Me Down" (Thurston Moore / Alexander Spence)
  • Undercover (7", 1996, Undercover Records) Tracks: "Psychic Hearts" (Thurston Moore), "We Dance" (Stephen Malkmus), "Johnny's Got a Gun" (Dead Moon)
  • He War (CD5, 2002, Matador Records) Tracks: "He War", "Good Woman", "(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction" (Mick Jagger & Keith Richards)
  • The Greatest (7", 2006, Matador Records) Tracks: "The Greatest", "Hate"
  • Could We (7", 2006, Matador Records) Tracks: "Could We", "Dreams" (Felice & Boudleaux Bryant's All I Have to Do Is Dream)
  • Living Proof (2006, Matador Records)
  • Live Session EP (2006, iTunes/Matador Records) Tracks: "Love & Communication" (acoustic version), "House of the Rising Sun" (traditional), "Wild Is the Wind" (Dimitri Tiompkin & Ned Washington), "Who Knows Where the Time Goes" (Sandy Denny) Special release only for iTunes
  • eMusic Session EP (2006, eMusic/Matador Records) Tracks: "The Greatest", "Remember Me" (Otis Redding), "Ramblin' Man" (Hank Williams), "Good Woman" Special release only for eMusic
  • Dark End of the Street (2008)
  • Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas (2013, iTunes/Matador Records)
  • Appears on

  • God Is My Co-Pilot - Puss 02' (1995, Dark Beloved Cloud / The Making of Americans) "Pocketful of Sugar" (vocals with Sharon Topper), "Pretty Spoiled" (id.), "Numbness & Tingling" (id.), "Teenage Boyfriend" (id. & Yoshimi P-We)
  • Various Artists - New Voices Vol. 10 (1996, Rolling Stone Deutschland) "Nude As The News"
  • Various Artists - Un Automne 96 (1996, Les Inrockuptibles) "Nude As The News"
  • Various Artists - Musikexpress 12 - Matador Records (1997, Musikexpress) "Nude As The News"
  • Various Artists - Spunk: Issue 6 (1997, Spunk) "Nude As The News"
  • Various Artists - What's Up Matador (1997, Matador Records) "Nude As The News", "Back Of Your Head"
  • Various Artists - ADA Sampler September '98 (1998, Alternative Distribution Alliance) "Cross Bones Style"
  • Various Artists - Drinking From Puddles: A Radio History (1999, Kill Rock Stars) "We Dance" (Stephen Malkmus)
  • Various Artists - Everything Is Nice - The Matador Records 10th Anniversary Anthology (1999, Matador Records) "Cross Bones Style", "Sea of Love" (John Phillip Baptiste & George Khoury), "Cross Bones Style" (video), "Nude As The News" (video)
  • Matmos / DJ Eclipse - This CD Is Not Nice (1999, Matador Records) Matmos - "Archive Fever" (uses portions of "In This Hole", "Fate of the Human Carbine" and "American Flag"), DJ Eclipse - "Matador Megamix" (uses portions of "Back of Your Head")
  • Various Artists - Desert Blue: Music From The Motion Picture Soundtrack (1999, Razor & Tie) "Metal Heart"
  • Various Artists - Llama Ranch Compilation (1999, Polys) "Cross Bones Style"
  • Various Artists - Comes With A Smile Vol. 1 - All the While... (2000, Comes With A Smile) "Metal Heart"
  • Various Artists - New Voices Vol. 36 (2000, Rolling Stone Deutschland) "(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction" (Mick Jagger & Keith Richards)
  • Various Artists - All Tomorrow's Parties 1.1: Sonic Youth Curated (2001, ATP Recordings) "Come On In My Kitchen" (Robert Johnson)
  • Various Artists - Jackpot: Original Soundtrack Album (2001, Milan Records) "Naked, If I Want To" (Jerry A. Miller Jr.) (as "Naked If I Want To Be")
  • Various Artists - Live & Direct (2001, Spunk) "Good Woman" (as "To Be A Good Woman"), "Troubled Waters" (Sam Coslow & Arthur Johnston) (both tracks recorded live for Sydney's 2SER radio)
  • Various Artists - Gimme Shelter Vol. 1 (2002, UNCUT) "(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction" (Mick Jagger & Keith Richards)
  • Various Artists - Hard Rain Vol. 1: A Tribute to Bob Dylan (2002, UNCUT) "Paths of Victory" (Bob Dylan)
  • Various Artists - Destiny (The Hi-Lo Tunez Plan: 2nd Step) (2003, Hi-Lo Tunez) "He War"
  • Sigmatropic - Sixteen Haiku & Other Stories (2003, Hitch-Hyke Records) "Haiku Ten" (vocals, original Greek lyrics by George Seferis)
  • The Band of Blacky Ranchette - Still Lookin' Good to Me (2003, Thrill Jockey) "My Hoo Haa" (vocals)
  • M. Ward - Transfiguration of Vincent (2003, Matador Records) "Sad, Sad Song" (vocals)
  • Various Artists - Comes With A Smile Vol. 8 - Like Others Need Oxygen (2003, Comes With A Smile) "The Party"
  • Various Artists - Hear Music Vol 10: Reveal (2003, Warner Special Products) "I Don't Blame You"
  • Various Artists - You Can Never Go Fast Enough (2003, Plain Recordings) "(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction" (Mick Jagger & Keith Richards)
  • Handsome Boy Modeling School - White People (2004, Elektra Records) "Are You Down With It" (backing vocals, main vocals by Mike Patton, scratches by Rob Swift), "I've Been Thinking" (vocals)
  • Various Artists - Matador at Fifteen (2004, Matador Records) "Free", "The Party", "He War" (video)
  • Various Artists - FabricLive. 24 - Diplo (2005, Fabric) "Free"
  • Various Artists - Festival Les Inrocks Black XS (2005, Les Inrockuptibles) "The Greatest"
  • Various Artists - Music From the Motion Picture 'North Country' (2005, Sony Music Soundtrax) "Paths of Victory" ("Bob Dylan")
  • Various Artists - Sunday Nights: The Songs of Junior Kimbrough (2005, Fat Possum Records ) w/ Entrance - "Do The Romp" (Junior Kimbrough)
  • Dirty Three - Cinder (2005, Touch and Go Records) "Great Waves" (Jim White) (vocals)
  • Various Artists - Music from 'Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus' (2005, Luaka Bop) "Cross Bones Style"
  • Various Artists - Les Inrockuptibles Présentent Gainsbourg (2006, Les Inrockuptibles) w/ Karen Elson - "I Love You (Me Either)" (Serge Gainsbourg)
  • Various Artists - Monsieur Gainsbourg Revisited (2006, Barclay Records) w/ Karen Elson - "I Love You (Me Either)" (Serge Gainsbourg)
  • Various Artists - Music from the Motion Picture 'V for Vendetta' (2006, Astralwerks) "I Found a Reason" (Lou Reed)
  • Various Artists - Trax Sampler 091 (2006, Trax) "The Greatest"
  • Various Artists - Late Night Tales: Air (2006, Azuli Records) "Metal Heart"
  • Various Artists - Rausch (2006, Persona Non Grata) Dirty Three - "Great Waves" (Jim White) (vocals)
  • Various Artists - 2003: Ein Jahr und seine 20 Songs (2006, Süddeutsche Zeitung) "I Don't Blame You"
  • Various Artists - Chill 'Em All (The Hi-Lo Tunez Plan: 6th Step) (2006, Hi-Lo Tunez) Dirty Three - "Great Waves" (Jim White) (vocals)
  • Ensemble - Ensemble (2006, Fat Cat Records) "Disown, Delete" (Olivier Alary) (vocals)
  • Faithless - To All New Arrivals (2006, Cheeky Records/BMG) "A Kind of Peace" (vocals)
  • Ono - Yes, I'm a Witch (2007, Astralwerks) w/ Yoko Ono - "Revelations" (Yoko Ono)
  • El-P - I'll Sleep When You're Dead (2007, Definitive Jux)
  • Various Artists - The Hottest State: Music from the Motion Picture (2007, Hickory Records) "It's Alright to Fail" (Jesse Harris)
  • Various Artists - I'm Not There: Original Soundtrack (2007, Columbia Records) "Stuck Inside of Mobile with the Memphis Blues Again" (Bob Dylan)
  • Various Artists - Juno: Music from the Motion Picture (2007, Rhino Records) "Sea of Love" taken from The Covers Record
  • Beck - Modern Guilt (2008, Interscope) "Orphans" (vocals) "Walls" (vocals)
  • Marianne Faithfull - Easy Come, Easy Go (2008, Naive Records) "Hold On, Hold On" (originally by Neko Case)
  • Willis Earl Beal - Nobody knows. (2013, Hot Charity) "Coming Through" (vocals)
  • Films

  • Speaking for Trees: A Film by Mark Borthwick (2004, Mark Borthwick)
  • In addition, she appears in two documentary films: The Fearless Freaks (2005, Bradley Beesley) and Two Headed Cow (2006, Tony Gayton); a video installation: Sleepwalkers (2007, Doug Aitken); and two feature films My Blueberry Nights (2007, Wong Kar-wai) and American Widow (2008, C.S. Leigh).


  • "Nude As The News" (1997, Brett Vapnek)
  • "Cross Bones Style" (1998, Brett Vapnek)
  • "He War" (2003, Brett Vapnek)
  • "From Fur City" (2003, Jem Cohen)
  • "Maybe Not" (2004, Mark Borthwick)
  • "Free" (2004, Mark Borthwick)
  • "Half of You" (2004, Mark Borthwick)
  • w/ Dirty Three - "Great Waves" (2005, Braden King)
  • "Maybe Not" (2005, Oliver Pietsch) (spec)
  • "Living Proof" (2006, Harmony Korine)
  • "Lived in Bars" (2006, Robert Gordon)
  • w/ Ensemble - "Disown, Delete" (2006, Karina Garcia Casanova)
  • "Where Is My Love?" (version 1) (2006, Anne-Laure Keib)
  • "Where Is My Love?" (version 2) (2007, Josh & Xander)
  • "Cherokee" (2012, Chan Marshall)
  • "Manhattan" (2013, Greg Hunt & Chan Marshall)
  • Television

  • Austin City Limits, December 30, 2006
  • "Morning Surprise", De Beers commercial, 2006 Christmas
  • Rescue Me 5x13
  • Unforgettable
  • Songs used in movies

  • "Maybe Not"
  • "Naked, If I Want To" (Jerry A. Miller Jr.)
  • "Metal Heart"
  • "Rockets"
  • "I Found a Reason" (Lou Reed)
  • "Sea of Love" (John Phillip Baptiste & George Khoury)
  • "In This Hole"
  • "Paths of Victory" (Bob Dylan)
  • "Cross Bones Style"
  • "Nude as the News"
  • "Troubled Waters" (Sam Coslow & Arthur Johnston)
  • "The Greatest"
  • "Living Proof"
  • "Werewolf"
  • "I Found a Reason"
  • Unknown which song(s)
  • References

    Cat Power discography Wikipedia

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