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Hi-5 discography
The original members performing in Wellington, New Zealand in 2006 (L–R: Nathan Foley, Charli Robinson, Kellie Crawford, Kathleen de Leon Jones and Tim Harding)
Studio albums15
Compilation albums3
Singles3
Reissues2

Australian children's musical group Hi-5 released fifteen studio albums, three compilation albums, two reissues, and three singles. Five of the group's albums were certified by the Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA) as gold, platinum and double platinum. Four of their albums reached the top 10 on the ARIA Albums Chart.

The original line-up's debut studio album, Jump and Jive with Hi-5 (1999), charted at number 33 in Australia in December 1999, and was accredited as platinum in 2000.[1][2][3] The quintet's first single, "Santa Claus Is Coming" (1999), reached number 52 on the singles chart when it was re-released in 2000.[2] Their second studio album, It's a Party (2000) was the first release to reach the top ten, charting at number four in July 2000.[2] It was certified double platinum in 2001 and was their only release to do so.[4] Boom Boom Beat (2001), Hi-5's third studio album, peaked at number three in August 2001 and was certified as platinum.[2][4]

It's a Hi-5 Christmas (2001) reached number four on the ARIA albums chart in December 2001 and was accredited as platinum.[2][4] Hi-5 received a gold certification for their fifth studio album, Celebrate (2002). The group's first greatest hits compilation, Hi-5 Hits (2003), reached number ten in July 2003.[5][2] By 2004, the group had received five consecutive ARIA Music Awards in the same category, Best Children's Album, which was a record at the time.[6] It's a Hi-5 Christmas and Jingle Jangle Jingle with Hi-5 (2004) returned to the charts in 2009, debuting on the ARIA Catalogue Albums Chart in November and December respectively.[7][8] The former peaked at number three in December 2012 and the latter reached number five in the same month.[7][8]

Albums

Studio albums

List of studio albums, with selected chart positions and certifications
Title Album details Peak chart position Certifications Sales
AUS
[2]
NZL
[9]
UK
[10]
Jump and Jive with Hi-5 33 23
It's a Party
  • Released: 14 July 2000[11]
  • Label: Sony
  • Formats: CD, cassette
4
  • ARIA: 2× Platinum[4]
Boom Boom Beat
  • Released: 20 July 2001[12]
  • Label: Sony
  • Formats: CD, cassette
3 27 92[a]
  • ARIA: Platinum[4]
It's a Hi-5 Christmas
  • Released: 23 November 2001[15]
  • Label: Sony
  • Formats: CD, cassette
4[b]
  • ARIA: Platinum[4]
Celebrate
  • Released: 10 October 2002[16]
  • Label: Sony
  • Formats: CD, cassette
27
Hi-5 Holiday
  • Released: 19 September 2003[17]
  • Label: Sony
  • Formats: CD, cassette
37[c]
Jingle Jangle Jingle with Hi-5
  • Released: 9 October 2004[18]
  • Label: Sony
  • Formats: CD, cassette
55[d]  
Making Music
  • Released: 20 May 2005[19]
  • Label: Sony
  • Formats: CD
61
Wish Upon a Star
  • Released: 17 June 2006[20]
  • Label: Sony
  • Formats: CD
29
Wow!
  • Released: 30 June 2007[21]
  • Label: Sony
  • Formats: CD
30
Planet Earth
  • Released: 19 July 2008[22]
  • Label: Sony
  • Formats: CD
Spin Me Round  
Turn the Music Up!
  • Released: 1 October 2010[24]
  • Label: Sony
  • Formats: CD, digital download
Sing It Loud
  • Released: 11 November 2011[25]
  • Label: Sony
  • Formats: CD, digital download
Hi-5 Hot Hits!
  • Released: 10 October 2014[26]
  • Label: Sony
  • Formats: Digital download
"—" denotes items which were not released in that country or failed to chart.

Compilation albums

List of compilation albums, with selected chart positions
Title Album details Peak chart position
AUS[2]
Hi-5 Hits
  • Released: 27 June 2003[27]
  • Label: Sony
  • Formats: CD, cassette
10
All the Best
  • Released: 4 October 2008[28]
  • Label: Sony
  • Formats: CD
Best of Hi-5
  • Released: 11 February 2015[29]
  • Label: Sony
  • Formats: Digital download
"—" denotes items which were not released in that country or failed to chart.

Reissues

List of reissued albums, with selected chart positions
Title Album details Peak chart position
AUS[2]
Hi-5 Holiday: Hear It, See It
  • Released: 5 April 2004[30]
  • Label: Sony
  • Formats: CD/DVD
26[c]
Hi-5 House Party[e]
  • Released: 21 May 2019[32]
  • Label: Sony
  • Format: Digital download

Singles

List of singles, with selected chart positions
Title Single details Peak chart position
AUS[2]
Album
"Santa Claus Is Coming"
  • Released: 1999[33]
  • Label: Sony
  • Formats: CD
52[f] It's a Hi-5 Christmas
"Santa Claus Is Coming"  
"Santa Claus Is Coming!"
  • Released: 21 December 2016[35]
  • Label: Hi-5 World
  • Formats: Digital download
 
"—" denotes items which were not released in that country or failed to chart.

Notes

  1. ^ Boom Boom Beat was released in the UK on 15 September 2003,[13] and charted in February 2004.
  2. ^ It's a Hi-5 Christmas also debuted on the Catalogue Albums Chart in November 2009, and peaked at number three in December 2012.[7]
  3. ^ a b Hi-5 Holiday peaked at number 37 in October 2003. The re-issued album peaked at number 26 in April 2004.[31]
  4. ^ Jingle Jangle Jingle with Hi-5 also debuted on the Catalogue Albums Chart in December 2009, and peaked at number five in December 2012.[8]
  5. ^ Hi-5 House Party was released as a reissue of Hi-5 Hot Hits! under a new title with additional tracks.
  6. ^ "Santa Claus Is Coming" was re-released in 2000; it peaked at number 52 and remained in the top 100 for seven weeks.[2]

References

  1. ^ a b "Jump and Jive with Hi-5 by Hi-5". iTunes Store. Archived from the original on 20 December 2016. Retrieved 4 December 2016.
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k
  3. ^ a b "ARIA Charts – Accreditations – 2000 Albums". Australian Recording Industry Association. Archived from the original on 10 August 2020. Retrieved 18 March 2019.
  4. ^ a b c d e f "ARIA Charts – Accreditations – 2001 Albums". Australian Recording Industry Association. Archived from the original on 10 August 2020. Retrieved 18 March 2019.
  5. ^ a b "ARIA Charts – Accreditations – 2002 Albums". Australian Recording Industry Association. Archived from the original on 10 August 2020. Retrieved 18 March 2019.
  6. ^ "Hi-5 Make It 5 ARIAs". Girl.com.au. 18 October 2004. Archived from the original on 24 May 2012. Retrieved 24 February 2016.
  7. ^ a b c It's a Hi-5 Christmas
    • For November 2009 chart debut: "The ARIA Report" (PDF) (1031). Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA). 30 November 2009: 12. Archived from the original (PDF) on 5 December 2009. Retrieved 5 December 2016. Cite journal requires |journal= (help)
    • For December 2012 peak position: "The ARIA Report" (PDF) (1189). ARIA. 10 December 2012: 12. Archived from the original (PDF) on 4 January 2013. Retrieved 5 December 2016. Cite journal requires |journal= (help)
  8. ^ a b c Jingle Jangle Jingle with Hi-5
    • For December 2009 chart debut: "The ARIA Report" (PDF) (1032). Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA). 17 December 2009: 12. Archived from the original (PDF) on 5 January 2010. Retrieved 5 December 2016. Cite journal requires |journal= (help)
    • For December 2012 peak position: "The ARIA Report" (PDF) (1190). ARIA. 17 December 2012: 12. Archived from the original (PDF) on 4 January 2013. Retrieved 5 December 2016. Cite journal requires |journal= (help)
  9. ^ "Discography Hi-5". New Zealand Charts Portal. Hung Medien. Archived from the original on 8 January 2021. Retrieved 26 February 2016.
  10. ^ "Hi-5 – Full Official Chart History". Official Charts Company. Archived from the original on 30 January 2020. Retrieved 19 January 2019.
  11. ^ "It's a Party by Hi-5". iTunes Store. Archived from the original on 9 August 2016. Retrieved 4 December 2016.
  12. ^ "Boom Boom Beat by Hi-5". iTunes Store. Archived from the original on 20 December 2016. Retrieved 4 December 2016.
  13. ^ "Worldwide TV Sensation Hi-5 Touring in the UK in 2004 with Their Live Stage Show" (Press release). International Concert Attractions. 7 October 2003. Archived from the original on 2 January 2004. Retrieved 14 January 2021.
  14. ^ "Hi-5 is a unique UK success story". The Retail Bulletin. The Retail Bullentin Events Ltd. 20 October 2004. Archived from the original on 2 October 2015. Retrieved 1 October 2019.
  15. ^ "It's a Hi-5 Christmas by Hi-5". iTunes Store. Archived from the original on 20 December 2016. Retrieved 4 December 2016.
  16. ^ "Celebrate by Hi-5". iTunes Store. Archived from the original on 20 December 2016. Retrieved 4 December 2016.
  17. ^ "Hi-5 Holiday by Hi-5". iTunes Store. Archived from the original on 20 December 2016. Retrieved 4 December 2016.
  18. ^ "Jingle Jangle Jingle With Hi-5 by Hi-5". iTunes Store. Archived from the original on 20 December 2016. Retrieved 4 December 2016.
  19. ^ "Making Music by Hi-5". iTunes Store. Archived from the original on 20 December 2016. Retrieved 4 December 2016.
  20. ^ "Wish Upon a Star by Hi-5". iTunes Store. Archived from the original on 20 December 2016. Retrieved 4 December 2016.
  21. ^ "Wow! by Hi-5". iTunes Store. Archived from the original on 20 December 2016. Retrieved 4 December 2016.
  22. ^ "Planet Earth by Hi-5". iTunes Store. Archived from the original on 20 December 2016. Retrieved 4 December 2016.
  23. ^ "Spin Me Round by Hi-5". iTunes Store. Archived from the original on 20 December 2016. Retrieved 4 December 2016.
  24. ^ "Buy Turn The Music Up Hi-5, Childrens, CD". Sanity. 2010. Archived from the original on 20 September 2014. Retrieved 5 December 2016.
  25. ^ "Buy Sing It Loud Hi-5, Childrens, CD". Sanity. 2011. Archived from the original on 26 March 2012. Retrieved 5 December 2016.
  26. ^ "Hi-5 Hot Hits! by Hi-5". iTunes Store. Archived from the original on 20 December 2016. Retrieved 4 December 2016.
  27. ^ "Hi-5 Hits by Hi-5". iTunes Store. Archived from the original on 20 December 2016. Retrieved 4 December 2016.
  28. ^ "All the Best by Hi-5". iTunes Store. Archived from the original on 20 December 2016. Retrieved 4 December 2016.
  29. ^ "Best of Hi-5". Spotify. Archived from the original on 12 January 2019. Retrieved 12 January 2019.
  30. ^ "Holiday: Limited Edition". HMV. 2004. Archived from the original on 20 December 2004. Retrieved 5 December 2016.
  31. ^ "Hi-5 Holiday". Australian Charts Portal. Hung Medien. Archived from the original on 1 March 2018. Retrieved 5 December 2016.
  32. ^ "Hi-5 House Party". Amazon. 2019. Archived from the original on 30 June 2019. Retrieved 30 June 2019.
  33. ^ "Jump and jive with Hi-5 [sound recording]". Trove. Archived from the original on 2 March 2018. Retrieved 16 January 2017.
  34. ^ "Santa Claus Is Coming – Single by Hi-5". iTunes Store. Archived from the original on 20 December 2016. Retrieved 4 December 2016.
  35. ^ "Santa Claus Is Coming! – Single by Hi-5". iTunes Store. Archived from the original on 23 December 2016. Retrieved 22 December 2016.

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