• Only The Young

    Vision Quest Soundtrack; 1985

The Essential Journey is a compilation album. Released on October 16, 2001, it is part of Sony BMG’s “Essential” series of compilation albums. The album includes most of Journey’s major and minor hits that have charted on Billboard Hot 100. It covers material recorded while Steve Perry was lead singer of the band, from the album Infinity of 1978 to 1996’s Trial by Fire, neglecting Journey albums recorded before and after his membership.

The Essential Journey was certified as Platinum in the United States on February 2, 2005, and has sold 1,156,000 copies in the US as of August 2013