he success story of neil tennant and chris lowe has been very impressive to say the least! the boys have maintained a constant flow of hits over the years – displaying a staying-power like few other bands (long outlasting most of their former peers!) with their blend of essentially synth-techno pop and occasional acoustic guitar outings, they remain a popular choice – proving that “looking bored” can be an effective marketing tool…

Title
Certification
Chart Position Peak
Weeks On Chart
west end girls (1986)
27
 
in the night (1986)
6
 
suburbia (1986)
x3
1  (3 weeks)
 
it's a sin (1987)
x5
1  (5 weeks)
 
what have i done to deserve this? (with dusty springfield) (1987)
8
 
rent (1987)
4
 
always on my mind (1987)
x3
2
 
heart (1988)
8
 
domino dancing (1988)
15
 
left to my own devices (1988)
10
 
do i have to? (1989)
2
 
so hard (1990)
x2
2
 
being boring (1990)
4
 
where the streets have no name (i can't take my eyes off you) / how can you expect to be taken seriously? (1991)
4
 
jealousy (1991)
8
 
was it worth it? (1991)
19
 
can you forgive her? (1993)
5
 
go west (1993)
x4
2
 
i wouldn't normally do this kind of thing (1993)
14
 
liberation (1994)
14
 
absolutely fabulous (1994)
x2
3
 
yesterday, when i was mad (1994)
11
 
paninaro '95 / in the night (1995)
10
 
shameless / too many people (1995)
4
 
single bilingual (1996)
16
 
somewhere (1997)
18
 
se a vida e (that's the way life is) (1997)
13
 
i don't know what you want but i can't give it anymore (1999)
10
 
new york city boy (1999)
x2
4
 
you only tell me you love me when you're drunk (2000)
20
 
positive role model (*paul keating) (2001)
7
 
break 4 love (+peter rauhofer=the collaboration) (2001)
7
 
home and dry (2002)
4
 
i get along (2002)
8
 
london (2003)
x2
1  (3 weeks)
 
try it (i’m in love with a married man) / here (2003)
4
 
miracles (2003)
1  (1 week)
 
flamboyant (2004)
4
 
mein teil (*rammstein - pet shop boys yawye mix) (2004)
x4
1  (4 weeks)
 
i'm with stupid (2006)
1  (2 weeks)
 
minimal (2006)
x2
1  (3 weeks)
 
numb (2006)
1  (3 weeks)
 
we're the pet shop boys (*with robbie williams) (2007)
8
 
she's madonna (*with robbie williams) (2007)
9
 
integral / the sodom and gomorrah show (2007)
x4
1  (4 weeks)
 
integral (perfect immaculate mix) (2007)
1  (1 week)
 
joseph, better you than me (*the killers feat. elton john & neil tennant) (2008)
19
1
love etc. (2009)
x4
1  (5 weeks)
21
did you see me coming? (2009)
4
10
all over the world (2009)
x2
1  (3 weeks)
15
the way it used to be (2009)
2
11
it doesn't often snow at christmas (2009)
7
2
more than a dream / pandemonium (2010)
3
8
together (2010)  
3
5
a certain "je ne sais quoi" / memory of the future (2013)  
11
4
axis (2013)
1  (3 weeks)
9
vocal (2013)  
5
3
love is a b c (2013) x4
1  (8 weeks)
26
thursday (feat. example) (2013) x3
1  (2 weeks)
16
bolshy (2014) x3
1  (4 weeks)
16
fluorescent [indio mix] (2014)  
19
1
mega mix [extended mix '91] (2014)  
3
suburbia [arthur baker mix - US 12" promo '86] (2014)  
9
 
what have i done to deserve this? (w/ dusty springfield) [matt pop remix] (2015)  
3
 
the pop kids (2016)  
5
 
one-hit wonder (2016)
2
twenty-something (2016) x3
1  (1 week)
17 (top ten)
brick england (w/ jean-michel jarre) (2016)
1  (2 weeks)
say it to me (2016)  
15
3+
burn (2016)
8
11+
undertow (2017)  
14
5


Title
Certification
Chart Position Peak
Weeks On Chart
please (1986)
28
disco (1986)
x2
3
 
actually (1987)
x4
3
 
introspective (1988)
x3
3
 
behaviour (1990)
x3
3
 
discography (1991)
x5
6
 
very (1993)
x2
6
 
disco 2 (1994)
16
 
alternative (1995)
3
 
bilingual (1996)
9
 
nightlife (1999)
3
 
closer to heaven (*musical) (2001)
6
 
release (2002)
x5
1  (2 weeks)
 
disco 3 (2003)
1  (1 week)
 
popart - the hits (2003)
x6
1  (8 weeks)
48
battleship potemkin (with dresdner sinfoniker) (2005)
3
 
fundamental (2006)
x8
1  (11 weeks)
 
concrete: in concert (with the bbc concert orchestra) (2006)
3
disco four (with various artists) (2007)
1  (1 week)
yes (2009)
x8
1  (4 weeks)
40
christmas (ep) (2009)
5
4
pandemonium: live at the 02 arena (cd+dvd) (2010)
x2
3
11
ultimate (2010) x6
1  (2 weeks)
54+
the most incredible thing [the ballet soundtrack] (2011)
3
4
format: b-sides and bonus tracks 1996-2009 (2012)  
4
5
elysium (2012)  
5
4
beyond (2013) x2
1  (2 weeks)
16
electric (2013) x8
1  (6 weeks)
47
super (2016) x3
1  (1 week)
25+