A LIFE ON RECORDS
The Scottsville Squirrel Barkers
The Scottsville Squirrel Barkers (Crown Records) 1962
The Hillmen (Together Records) 1963
- with Don Parmley (future Bluegrass Cardinals), Vern Gosdin, Rex Gosdin
- recorded in 1963
- released by Together in 1969 after The Byrds gained fame
- reissued by Sugar Hill Records in 1981
The Byrds: Preflyte (Together Records) 1964
- recorded as The Beefeaters for Elektra Records in 1964
- released by Together Records in 1969 after The Byrds gained fame
Mr. Tambourine Man (Columbia Records) 1965
- with Roger McGuinn, David Crosby, Gene Clark, Michael Clarke
- produced by Doris Day's son Terry Melcher.
- Leon Russell on piano
- "Mr. Tambourine Man," "All I Really Want to Do,"
"Feel a Whole Lot Better," "The Bells of Rhymney"
Turn! Turn! Turn! (Columbia Records) 1966
- "Turn! Turn! Turn," "It Won't Be Wrong," "Set You Free This Time"
Fifth Dimension (Columbia Records) 1966
- "5D (Fifth Dimension," "Mr. Spaceman," "Eight Miles High"
Younger Than Yesterday (Columbia Records) 1967
- cast includes Charence White, Vern Gosdin, Hugh Masekela
- "So You Want to Be a Rock & Roll Star" (McGuinn/Hillman), "Time Between" (Hillman), "Have You Seen Her Face" (Hillman), "My Back Pages."
The Byrds' Greatest Hits (Columbia Records) 1967
- Gold Record, Platinum Record
Notorious Byrd Brothers (Columbia Records) 1968
- "Goin' Back," "Change Is Now," "Wasn't Born to Follow"
Sweetheart of the Rodeo (Columbia Records) 1968
- Gram Parsons joins. cast includes John Hartford, Clarence White.
- "You Ain't Goin' Nowhere"
Never Before (Columbia Records) 1987
- a collection of tracks from 1964-67, previously unreleased
Sanctuary Vol. 1&2 (Sundazed Records)
In the Beginning (Rhino Records)
The Flying Burrito Brothers
The Gilded Palace of Sin (A&M Records) 1969
- with Gram Parsons, Chris Ethridge, Sneeky Pete Kleinow
- "Sin City" (Parsons/Hillman), "Christine's Tune" (Parsons/Hillman), "Wheels (Hillman/Parsons), "Juanita" (Hillman/Parsons)
Burrito Deluxe (A&M Records) 1970
- Bernie Leadon (future Eagles) and Rick Roberts (future Firefall) join
Flying Burrito Brothers (A&M Records) 1971
Last of the Red Hot Burritos (A&M Records) 1972
Close Up the Honky Tonks (A&M Records) 1974
- includes 11 previously unreleased tracks. double LP
Sleepless Nights (A&M Records) 1976
Farther Along - Best of the Burritos (A&M Records)
Out of the Blue (A&M Records)
The Flying Burrito Brothers Anthology (A&M Records)
The Best of the Flying Burrito Brothers (A&M Records)
Stephen Stills' Manassas
Manassas (Atlantic Records) 1972
- with Stephen Stills, Dallas Taylor, Paul Harris, Fuzzy Samuels,
Al Perkins, Joe Lala.
- produced by Stills/Hillman/Taylor, double LP
- cast includes Bill Wyman, Byron Berline.
- Gold Record.
- "It Doesn't Matter" (Hillman/Stills), "Rock and Roll Crazies."
Down the Road (Atlantic Records) 1973
- "Isn't It About Time," "Down the Road."
The Byrds (Asylum Records) 1973
- with Roger McGuinn, David Crosby, Gene Clark, Michael Clarke.
- reunion LP with original members - produced by David Crosby.
The Souther-Hillman-Furay Band (Asylum Records) 1974
- with J.D. Souther, Richie Furay. Gold Record.
- "Fallin' In Love," "Border Town."
Trouble in Paradise (Asylum Records) 1975
- "Trouble In Paradise," "For Someone I Love," "Mexico."
Slippin' Away (Asylum Records) 1976
- cast includes Steve Cropper, Herb Pedersen, Bernie Leadon, Al Perkins,Timothy B. Schmit, Rick Roberts, Flo & Eddie
Clear Sailing (Asylum Records) 1977
- cast includes Richard Marx, Michael Clarke, Timothy B. Schmit, Joe Lala
McGuinn-Clark-Hillman (Capitol Records) 1979
- with Roger McGuinn, Gene Clark.
- "Don't You Write Her Off," "Surrender To Me"
City (Capitol Records) 1980
- billed as "Roger McGuinn & Chris Hillman featuring Gene Clark"
- "One More Chance," "City,"
McGuinn-Hillman (Capitol Records) 1981
Morning Sky (Sugar Hill Records) 1982
- cast includes Byron Berline, Herb Pedersen, Al Perkins, Emory Gordy
Desert Rose (Sugar Hill Records) 1984
- produced by Al Perkins.
- cast includes Pedersen, James Burton, Bernie Leadon
High Country Snows (Epic Records) 1985
- cast includes Hillman, Pedersen, Ricky Skaggs, Vince Gill, Doc Watson
The Desert Rose Band
The Desert Rose Band (MCA/Curb Records) 1987
- wth Pedersen, John Jorgenson, Bill Bryson, Steve Duncan, JayDee Maness
- "Ashes of Love," "He's Back and I'm Blue"
"Love Reunited" (Hillman/Hill), "One Step Forward" (Hillman/Wildes)
Running (MCA/Curb Records) 1988
- "She Don't Love Nobody," "Hello Trouble,"
"Summer Wind" (Hillman/Hill), "I Still Believe in You" (Hillman/Hill)
Pages of Life (MCA/Curb Records) 1990
- "Start All Over Again" (Hillman/Hill), "Story of Love," (Hillman/Hill), "In Another Lifetime" (Hillman/Hill)
A Dozen Roses (MCA/Curb Records) 1991
- a greatest-hits collection, includes three new tracks
- "Will This Be the Day (Hillman/Hill), "Come a Little Closer"(Hillman/Hill), "Price I Pay" (Hillman/Wildes) (a duet with Emmylou Harris)
True Love (MCA/Curb Records) 1991
- produced by Tony Brown. cast includes Alison Krauss
- "You Can Go Home" (Hillman/Tempchin), "Twilight Is Gone" (Hillman/Hill)
Life Goes On (MCA/Curb Records) 1993
Desert Rose Band Traditional 1994
The Byrds (Columbia/Legacy) 1990
- four-CD boxed set including new tracks by Hillman, Crosby, McGuinn
- "He Was a Friend of Mine," "From a Distance,"
"Paths of Victory," "Love That Never Dies"
Chris Hillman & Herb Pedersen
Bakersfield Bound (Sugar Hill Records) 1996
- produced by Herb Pedersen
Out of the Woodwork (Rounder Records) 1997
- "Rice, Rice, Hillman & Pedersen" with Tony Rice and Larry Rice. A bluegrass "reunion" CD
Rice Rice Hillman Pedersen (Rounder Records)
Running Wild (Rounder Records)
Like a Hurricane (Sugarhill Records)
Way Out West (Back Porch Records)
The Other Side (Sovereign Artists)
Evercall Ready (Sierra Records)
- Gospel album featuring Bernie Leadon, Al Perkins, David Mansfield, Jerry Scheff
At Edwards Barn
- Current release
- Top Bluegrass Albums #7
Bidin’ My Time (Rounder Records) 2017
- Produced by Tom Petty
- Executive Producer - Herb Pedersen
- Recorded and Mixed by – Ryan Ulyate
Album tracks featuring Chris
Daddy's Sing Goodnight (Sugarhill Records)
The Rock and Roll Doctor (Lowell George Tribute album)
The I-10 Chronicles (Backporch Records)
Return of the Grevious Angel (Almo Sounds Records)
- Gram Parson tribute album (duet w/ Steve Earle)
Country Kids (Walt Disney Records)
- w/ Buck Owens, Merle Haggard, Emmy-Lou Harris
The Folk Scene Collection - Vol. 2 (Red House Records)
- w/ Vince Gill, Tom Waits, Jim Lauderdale, Lucinda Williams
Tinsel Tunes (Sugarhill records)
- w/ Herb Pedersen, Sam Bush, Nashville Bluegrass Band