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Album Discography

"Gangster Of Love" (King 1958) "Gangster Of Love" (King 1958)

"Johnny Guitar Watson" (King 1963)

"The Blues Soul Of Johnny Guitar Watson" "The Blues Soul Of Johnny Guitar Watson" (Chess 1964)

1 Witch Craft
2 I Cried for You
3 I'll Remember April
4 Polka Dots and Moonbeams
5 Exactly Like You
6 When Did You Leave Heaven
7 Reconsider Baby
8 Misty

"Larry Williams Show with Johnny Guitar Watson""Larry Williams Show with Johnny Guitar Watson" (Decca 1965)

1. Slow Down
2. Louisana Hannah
3. Two Hours Past Midnight
4. Baby
5. Out of Tears
6. For Your Love
7. Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On
8. Hootchy-Koo
9. Sweet Little Baby
10. Looking Back
11. Stormsville Groove
12. Trust in Me

Bad "Bad" (Okeh 1967)

Johnny Watson Trio "In The Fats Bag" (Okeh 1967)

1 Makin' Whoopee
2 Undecided
3 Sweet Sue, Just You
4 Willow Weep for Me
5 What's the Reason (I'm Not Pleasin' You)
6 There'll Be Some Changes Made
7 Blues for Fats Waller and Company
8 S'posin'
9 Ain't Misbehavin'
10 I Used to Love You (But It'sAll Over Now)

Larry Williams & Johnny Guitar Watson "Two For The Price Of One" Larry Williams & Johnny Guitar Watson "Two For The Price Of One" (Okeh 1967)

Listen "Listen" (Fantasy 1973)

1 If I Had the Power
2 You've Got a Hard Head
3 Lovin' You
4 It's All About You
5 You're the Sweetest Thing I've Ever Had
6 I Get a Feeling
7 Like I'm Not Your Man
8 You Bring Love
9 You Stole My Heart
 

 "I Don't Want To Be Alone, Stranger" "I Don't Want To Be Alone, Stranger" (Fantasy 1975)

1 I Don't Want to Be a Lone Ranger
2 Your New Love Is a Player
3 Tripping
4 Lonely Man's Prayer
5 You Make My Heart Want to Sing
6 It's Way Too Late
7 Love Is Sweet Misery
8 You Can Stay But the Noise Must Go
9 Strong Vibrations

"The Gangster is Back" "The Gangster is Back" (Red Lightnin' 1975)

1 Too Tired
2 Don't Touch Me
3 Hot Little Mama
4 Blues Side
5 I Love to Love You
6 Oh Baby
7 Someone Cares for Me
8 She Moves Me

"Ain't That A Bitch" "Ain't That A Bitch" (DJM 1976)

1. I Need It
2. I Want To Ta-Ta You Baby
3. Superman Lover
4. Ain't That A Bitch
5. Since I Met You Baby
6. We're No Exception
7. Won't You Forgive Me Baby

"Captured Live" (DJM 1976)

"A Real Mother For Ya" "A Real Mother For Ya" (DJM 1977)

1. A Real Mother For Ya
2. Nothing Left To Be Desired
3. Your Love Is My Love
4. The Real Deal
5. Tarzan
6. I Wanna Thank You
7. Lover Jones

"Funk Beyond The Call Of Duty" "Funk Beyond The Call Of Duty" (DJM 1977)

1. Funk Beyond The Call Of Duty
2. It's About The Dollar Bill
3. Give Me My Love
4. It's A Damn Shame
5. I'm Gonna Get You Baby
6. Barn Door
7. Love That Will Not Die

"Giant" "Giant" (DJM 1978)

1. Miss Frisco (Queen of the Disco)
2. Tu Jours Amour
3. Gangster of Love
4. Guitar Disco
5. Wrapped in Black Mink
6. You Can Stay But the Noise Must Go
7. Baby Face (She Said Do Do Do Do)

 "What The Hell is This?" "What The Hell is This?" (DJM 1979)

1. What The Hell Is This?
2. In The World
3. Proud Of You
4. Cop & Blow
5. I Don't Want To Be President
6. Mother In Law
7. Strung Out

"Love Jones" (DJM 1979) "Love Jones" (DJM 1979)

1. Booty Ooty
2. Love Jones
3. Going Up in Smoke
4. Close Encounters
5. Asante Sana - (African Languages)
6. Telephone Bill
7. Lone Ranger
8. Jet Plane
9. Children of the Universe

"Johnny Guitar Watson And The Family Clone" "Johnny Guitar Watson And The Family Clone" (DJM 1981)

1. Clone Information
2. Family Clone
3. Forget the Joneses
4. Ain't Movin'
5. Come and Dance with Me
6. Rio Dreamin'
7. What Is Love?
8. Voodoo What You Do

"Greatest Hits" (Fantasy 1981)

1 Tripping
2 Why Don't You Treat Me Like I'm Your Man
3 You Can Stay But the Noise Must Go
4 You Make My Heart Want to Sing
5 You Stole My Heart
6 You're the Sweetest Thing I've Ever Had
7 I Don't Want to Be a Lone Ranger
8 If I Had the Power
9 It's Way Too Late
10 Lovin' You

"The Very Best Of" "The Very Best Of" (MCA 1981)

1 Gangster Of Love
2 Booty Ooty
3 Ain't That A Bitch
4 Love Jones
5 What The Hell Is This
6 It's About The Dollar Bill
7 Ain't Movin'
8 I Need It
9 A Real Mother For Ya
10 Strung Out

"That's What Time It Is" (MCA 1982) "That's What Time It Is" (MCA 1982)

"Hit The Highway" (Ace 1983)

1 Hot Little Mama
2 Those Lonely Lonely Nights
3 Oh Baby
4 I'm Gonna Hit That Highway
5 I Love To Love You
6 Someone Cares For Me
7 Too Tired
8 Ain't Gonna Hush
9 Lonely Girl
10 Ruben
11 She Moves Me
12 Give Me A Little
13 Love Me Baby
14 Three Hours Past Midnight

"Strike On Computers" (Valley Vue 1984) "Strike On Computers" (Valley Vue 1984)

1. You Do Me Bad So Good
2. Boogie Down Pary Down
3. Scratching "85"
4. Let's Get Together
5. Strike on Computers
6. Byrd Ball Train
7. Statue of Liberty
8. Please Send Me Someone to Love

"Three Hours Past Midnight" "Three Hours Past Midnight" (Flair 1986)

1. Hot Little Mama
2. Ruben
3. I Love to Love You
4. Someone Cares for Me
5. Too Tired
6. Oh Baby
7. Bear, The
8. One More Kiss
9. Those Lonely, Lonely Nights
10. She Moves Me
11. Give a Little
12. Ain't Gonna Hush
13. Motor Head Baby
14. I'm Gonna Hit That Highway
15. Love Me Baby
16. Three Hours Past Midnight

"Bow Wow" (Bellmark 1994) "Bow Wow" (Bellmark 1994)

1. Johnny G. Is Back
2. Bow Wow
3. Never To Late
4. My Funk
5. It Takes 2
6. Time Change
7. Doing Wrong Woman
8. What's Up With You
9. Hook Me Up
10. I Don't Think So

"Lone Ranger" (Fantasy 1995)

1. If I Had the Power
2. You've Got a Hard Head
3. Lovin' You
4. It's All About You
5. You're the Sweetest I Ever Had
6. I Get a Feeling
7. Why Don't You Treat Me Like I'm Your Man
8. You Bring Love
9. You Stole My Heart
10. I Don't Want to Be a Lone Ranger
11. Your New Love Is a Player
12. Tripping
13. Lonely Man's Prayer
14. You Make My Heart Want to Sing
15. It's Way Too Late
16. Love Is Sweet Misery
17. You Can Stay But the Noise Must Go
18. Strong Vibrations

"Hot Just Like TNT" (Ace 1996)

1. Hot Little Mama
2. I Love to Love You
3. Hot Little Mama - (previously unreleased)
4. Don't Touch Me (I'm Gonna Hit the Highway)
5. Too Tired
6. Lonely Girl
7. Ain't Gonna Hush
8. Those Lonely, Lonely Nights
9. Oh Baby
10. Someone Cares for Me
11. Ruben
12. Give a Little
13. Love Me Baby
14. She Moves Me
15. Ruben
16. Three Hours Past Midnight
17. Love Bandit (Gangster of Love)
18. Telephone Boogie
19. Dee's Boogie - (previously unreleased)
20. I Got a Girl (That Lives over Yonder)
21. Gangster of Love
22. One Room Country Shack
23. Deana Baby
24. Honey
25. Come on Baby - (previously unreleased)
26. My Baby and Me - (previously unreleased)
27. You've Been Gone Too Long - (previously unreleased)
28. Come on Baby - (previously unreleased)

"The Very Best Of" (Rhino 1999)

1. Space Guitar
2. Motor Head Baby
3. Highway 60
4. Motor Head Baby
5. I Got Eyes
6. You Can't Take It With You
7. Hot Little Mama
8. Too Tired
9. Three Hours Past Midnight
10. The Eagle Is Back
11. Cuttin' In
12. Broke and Lonely
13. That's the Chance You've Got to Take
14. Cold, Cold Heart
15. In the Evening
16. Gangster of Love
17. Those Lonely, Lonely Nights
18. The Late Freight Twist

"Gangster Of Love: The Best Of" (Sequel 2000)

1. I Need It
2. Superman Lover
3. Ain'T That A Bitch
4. I Want To Ta-Ta You Baby
5. Real Mother For Ya
6. Funk Beyond The Call Of Duty
7. Lone Ranger
8. Gangster Of Love
9. Love That Will Not Die
10. Tarzan
11. Booty Ooty
12. Love Jones
13. Telephone Bill
14. What The Hell Is This

"The Essential" (RPM Fuel 2000)

1. Hot Little Mama - (with Johnny "Guitar" Watson)
2. I Love to Love You - (with Johnny "Guitar" Watson)
3. Too Tired - (with Johnny "Guitar" Watson)
4. Don't Touch Me - (with Johnny "Guitar" Watson)
5. Those Lonely Lonely Nights - (with Johnny "Guitar" Watson)
6. Someone Cares for Me - (with Johnny "Guitar" Watson)
7. Oh Baby - (with Johnny "Guitar" Watson)
8. Give a Little - (with Johnny "Guitar" Watson)
9. Three Hours Past Midnight - (with Johnny "Guitar" Watson)
10. Ruben - (guitar version, with Johnny "Guitar" Watson)
11. Love Me Baby - (with Johnny "Guitar" Watson)
12. She Moves Me - (with Johnny "Guitar" Watson)
13. Love Bandit (Gangster of Love) - (with Johnny "Guitar" Watson)
14. My Baby and Me - (with Johnny "Guitar" Watson)
15. In the Middle of the Night - (with Johnny "Guitar" Watson)
16. Ruben - (piano version, with Johnny "Guitar" Watson)
17. Three Hours Past Midnight - (alternate take, with Johnny "Guitar" Watson)
18. Too Tired - (alternate take, with Johnny "Guitar" Watson)

"I Need It:  Anthology" (Castle 2002)

1. I Need It
2. Superman Lover
3. Ain'T That A Bitch
4. Won'T You Forgive Me Baby
5. Real Mother For Ya
6. Your Love Is My Love
7. Tarzan
8. Lover Jones
9. Funky Beyond The Call Of Duty
10. It's About The Dollar Bill
11. I'M Gonna Get You Baby
12. Love That Will Not Die
13. Miss Frisco (Queen Of The Disco)
14. Wrapped In Blue Mink
15. Gangster Of Love
16. You Can Stay But The Noise Must Go
17. What The Hell Is This?
18. Cop & Blow
19. I Don'T Want To Be President
20. Strung Out
21. Booty Ooty
22. Love Jones
23. Telephone Bill
24. Lone Ranger
25. Ain'T Movin
26. Come And Dance With Me
27. Voodoo What You Do
28. Johnny G. Is Back

"Please Send Me Someone Love" (Rufftown 2004)

1. Please Send Me Someone to Love
2. You Do Me So Bad So Good
3. Slow Hands (Interlude)
4. Let's Stay Together
5. Strike on Computers
6. Gotta Get My Money
7. Stautue of Liberty
8. Scratching "85"
9. Boogie Down Party Down
10. Tease Me Blues (Interlude)
11. Byrd Ball Train

"Superman Lover: The Ultimate Collection" (Sanctuary 2004)

1. I Need It
2. Superman Lover
3. Ain't That a Bitch
4. Won't You Forgive Me Baby
5. Real Mother For Ya
6. Nothing Left to Be Desired
7. Your Love Is My Love
8. Tarzan
9. I Wanna Thank You
10. Lover Jones
11. Funk Beyond the Call of Duty
12. It's About the Dollar Bill
13. Give Me My Love
14. I'm Gonna Get You Baby
15. Barn Door
16. Love That Will Not Die
17. Miss Frisco (Queen of the Disco)
18. Tu Jours Amour
19. Gangster of Love
20. Guitar Disco
21. You Can Stay But the Noise Must Go
22. Baby Face (She Said Do Do Do Do)
23. What the Hell Is This
24. Proud of You
25. I Don't Want to Be President
26. Booty Ooty
27. Love Jones
28. Going up in Smoke
29. Asante Sana
30. Telephone Bill
31. Lone Ranger
32. Jet Plane
33. Children of the Universe
34. Clone Information
35. Family Clone
36. Forest the Joneses
37. Ain't Movin'
38. Voodoo What You Do
39. Johnny G Is Back
40. Bow Wow
41. My Funk
42. It Takes 2
43. Doing Wrong Woman
44. What's up With You

Johnny "Guitar" Watson "The Funk Anthology" (Shout! Factory) "The Funk Anthology" (Shout! Factory 2005)

Disc 1
1. Ain't That A Bitch
2. Superman Lover
3. I Need It
4. A Real Mother For Ya
5. I Want To Ta-Ta You Baby
6. Baby's In Love With The Radio (Previously Unreleased)
7. Tarzan
8. Funk Beyond The Call Of Duty
9. It's About The Dollar Bill
10. Love That Will Not Die
11. I'm Gonna Get You Baby
12. ET (Previously Unreleased)
13. Miss Frisco (Queen Of The Disco)
14. You Can Stay But The Noise Must Go
15. Feel The Spirit Of My Guitar (Previously Unreleased)
16. Gangster Of Love
Disc 2
1. Don't Be What UC (Previously Unreleased)
2. What The Hell Is This?
3. I Don't Want To Be President
4. Strung Out
5. Cop & Blow
6. Booty Ooty
7. Lone Ranger
8. Telephone Bill
9. Love Jones
10. Before I Let You Go (Previously Unreleased)
11. Voodoo What You Do
12. Come And Dance WIth Me
13. Ain't Nobody's Business (Previously Unreleased)
14. Bow Wow
15. Johnny G. Is Back

"The Best Of The Modern Years" (Metro Blue 2005)

1. Hot Little Mama
2. I Love to Love You
3. Don't Touch Me
4. Too Tired
5. Those Lonely, Lonely Nights
6. Someone Cares for Me
7. Oh Baby
8. Give a Little
9. Three Hours Past Midnight
10. Ruben
11. Love Me, Baby
12. She Moves Me
13. Love Bandit (aka Gangster of Love)
14. Lonely Girl
15. Ain't Gonna Hush
16. Hot Little Mama No. 2 - (Take 1, take 1)
17. I Love to Love You - (Take 1, take 1)
18. Three Hours Past Midnight - (take, take 2)

"Live! 1990" (Masterplan 2006)

 A previously unreleased live disc from the genius of spacey Bluesfunk. Recorded in 1990 in front of an extremely receptive audience while on the comeback trail, Watson is at his best on 8 superb performances.

"The Best Of The Funk Years" (Shout! Factory 2006)

1. I Need It
2. Ain't That a Bitch
3. Superman Lover
4. Funk Beyond the Call of Duty
5. I Want to Ta-Ta You Baby
6. What the Hell Is This?
7. Real Mother for Ya, A
8. Love Jones
9. Miss Frisco (Queen of the Disco)
10. Telephone Bill
11. Gangster of Love

"The Original Gangster Of Love: The Keen Records Sessions" (VSOP 2006)

1. Gangster of Love
2. One Room Country Shack
3. Gangster of Love
4. One Room Country Shack
5. Honey
6. Deana Baby
7. Honey
8. Deana Baby

"The Original Gangster Of Love: The Keen Records Sessions" (A Proper Introdusction 2006)

1. Highway 60
2. No I Can't
3. Motorhead Baby
4. I Got Eyes
5. Walkin' to My Baby
6. What's Goin' On
7. Thinking
8. Half Pint of Whiskey
9. Space Guitar
10. Gettin' Drunk
11. You Can't Take It With You
12. Cuttin' In
13. Broke and Lonely
14. I Just Wants Me Some Love
15. Sweet Lovin' Mama
16. In the Evenin'
17. Gangster of Love
18. Space Guitar - (previously unreleased, alternate take)

"The Best Of The Okeh Years" (Collectables 2006)

1. Two for the Price of One
2. Keep on Lovin' You
3. Ask Me
4. Ain't Gonna Move
5. Mercy, Mercy, Mercy
6. Too Late
7. Love Is Such a Funny Thing
8. Takin' No Chances
9. I'd Rather Fight Than Switch
10. Quitter Never Wins, A
11. Nobody
12. Find Yourself Someone to Love
13. Fever
14. Coke
15. Unchained My Heart
16. Comin' Home Baby
17. Skate Key
18. Summertime
19. Makin' Whoopee
20. Ain't Misbehavin'

"Gangster Of Love: The Very Best Of" (Collectables 2006)

1. No, I Can't
2. Motor Head Baby
3. Highway 60
4. Sad Fool
5. I Got Eyes
6. What's Goin' On
7. Walkin' to My Baby
8. Thinking
9. Space Guitar
10. Half Pint-Of-Whiskey
11. Gettin' Drunk
12. You Can't Take It With You
13. Embraceable You
14. Posin'
15. Cuttin' In
16. Nearness of You, The
17. Broke and Lonely
18. What You Do to Me
19. I Just Wants Me Some Love
20. Sweet Lovin' Mama
21. Cold Cold Heart
22. I Say I Love You
23. You Better Love Me
24. That's the Chance You've Got to Take
25. In the Evenin'
26. Those Lonely Lonely Nights
27. Gangster of Love

"In Loving Memory The Very Best Of The Okeh Years" (Collectables 2006)

1. Real Mother For Ya, A
2. Tarzan
3. Lover Jones
4. Superman Lover
5. Ain't That a Bitch
6. Funk Beyond the Call of Duty
7. It's About the Dollar Bill
8. Gangster of Love
9. I Need It
10. Love That Will Not Die
11. Love Jones
12. Telephone Bill
13. Lone Ranger
14. What the Hell Is This?
15. I Don't Want to Be President
16. I Want to Ta-Ta You Baby

"Untouchable: The Classic 1959-1966 Recordings" (Ace 2007)

1. Bear A.K.A. The Preacher and the Bear, The
2. One More Kiss
3. Untouchable
4. Eagle Is Back, The
5. Looking Back
6. Johnny Guitar
7. Posin'
8. Embraceable You
9. Broke and Lonely
10. I Just Wants Me Some Love
11. Cold, Cold Heart
12. Nearness of You, The
13. Sweet Lovin' Mama
14. Cuttin' In
15. What You Do to Me
16. That's the Chance You've Got to Take
17. Gangster of Love
18. You Better Love Me
19. In the Evenin'
20. I Say I Love You
21. Those Lonely, Lonely Nights
22. Baby Don't Leave
23. Ain't Gonna Move
24. Wait a Minute, Baby
25. Oh So Fine
26. Big Bad Wolf
27. You Can Stay (But the Noise Must Go)

"Hot Little Mama" (Music Avenue 2007)

1. Too Tired
2. Don't Touch Me
3. Hot Little Mama
4. Love to Love You Baby
5. Oh Baby
6. Someone Cares for Me
7. She Moves Me
8. Love Me Baby
9. Gangster of Love
10. One Room Country Shack
11. One More Kiss
12. Johnny Guitar
13. Looking Back
14. Eagle Is Back, The
15. Acoustic Jam #1 - (Bonus Track: Acoustic Studio Jams With Shuggie Otis)
16. Acoustic Jam #2 - (Bonus Track: Acoustic Studio Jams With Shuggie Otis)

"Johnny Guitar Watson 1952-1955" (Classics R & B 2009)

1. Motor Head Baby
2. Stormy
3. Just Won't Treat Me Rite
4. No I Can't
5. Motor Head Baby
6. Highway 60
7. Sad Fool
8. I Got Eyes
9. What's Goin' On
10. Walkin' to My Baby
11. Thinking
12. Space Guitar
13. Half Pint of Whiskey
14. Gettin' Drunk
15. You Can't Take It with You
16. Hot Little Mama
17. I Love to Love You
18. Too Tired
19. Don't Touch Me (I'm Gonna Hit the Highway)
20. Those Lonely, Lonely Nights
21. Someone Cares for Me

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