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Roy C

Roy Hammond, aka "Roy-C", got his start back in 1958. He sang in a vocal group called The Genies and scored a minor hit with "Who's That Knocking" (#72 pop). He lead a vocal group called Mark 4. He had huge hit with "Shotgun Wedding" (#14 R & B) and released his first album in 1966, "That Shotgun Wedding Man". He's been on labels including Smash, Black Hawk, Shout, Alaga, Mercury, and 3 Gems. He even recorded a single called "I Want To Marry You" as "Little Frankie". In 1973 Roy tasted some more commercial success when his mercury album "Sex & Soul" charted at #56 (R & B) and the follow up "Something Nice" spawned three minor hit singles. In the early 80s he started his own label, Three Grems, and began releasing albums for the label. He enjoys a faithful following in the South.

Album Discography

"That Shotgun Wedding Man" (Ember 1966)

1.There Goes That Train
2.Crazy Love
3.Twistin' Pneumonia
4.Just Like The Bluebird
5.Little Young Girl
6.Crazy Feeling
7.Mama Blow Your Top
8.It's Getting Cold
9.Tear Avenue
10.Last Opportunity
11.Train Man
12.Bad Habits

"Sex & Soul" (Mercury 1973)

1. Got to Get Enough (Of Your Sweet Love Stuff)
2. I'm Falling in Love Again
3. Those Days Are Gone
4. I Wasn't There (But I Can Feel the Pain)
5. I'm Bustin' My Rocks (Working on the Chain Gang)
6. I'm Gonna Love Somebody Else's Woman
7. Don't Blame the Man
8. I Found a Man in My Bed
9. Open Letter to the President
10. I'll Never Leave You Lonely

"Something Nice" (Mercury 1975)

1.My Girl
2.Your Song
3.I Can't Stop Loving You
4.Fireside
5.Don't Stop Short Of Satisfaction
6.Second Time Around
7.If I Could Love You Forever
8.Virgin Girl
9.Loneliness Has Got A Hold On Me
10.Love Me Till Tomorrow Comes

"More Sex & Soul" (Mercury 1977)

1. From the Outside Looking in (He Used to Be My Friend)
2. Show Me Love, I'll Show You Pain
3. You've Got Everything I Need
4. Great, Great Grandson of a Slave
5. Sure Nuf in Love With You
6. After Loving You
7. You're So Good to Me
8. I Want to Love You, Kiss and Hug You
9. Forever, Forever
10. Don't Let My Love Get Away

"I Want To Be Where You Are (All Night Long)" (Three Gems 1984)

1.I Want To Be Where You Are (All Night Long)
2.A Woman Needs A Whole Lot More
3.Tonight You Don't Have To Be Lonely
4.Song Of Peace
5.You And I
6.Medley
7.Leaving On The Morning Train
8.Somebody Show Me The Way To Happiness
9.I Wish You Bad Luck

"The Best Of Collection" (Three Gems 1986)

1.She's Gone
2.After Loving You
3.I Found A Man In My Bed
4.Leaving On The Morning Train
5.Got To Get Enough (Of Your Sweet Love Stuff)
6.After The Disco Is Over (Can We Stop By A Motel)
7.I'm Going To Love Someone Else's Woman (Somebody's Loving Mine)
8.If I Can Love You Forever
9.Back Into My Arms Again
10.Right Or Wrong
11.I'm Hooked On You
12.Shotgun Wedding

"She's A Lady" (Three Gems 1986)

1.She's A Lady
2.Love Crazy
3.She's A Heart Breaker
4.Country Is My Name
5.Heart Made Of Stone
6.Somebody's Right
7.Pick Up The Pieces
8.Stand By Your Man
9.Peepin' Through The Window

"Let Me Take You To Paradise" (Three Gems 1987)

1.I'm Not Going To Eat A Thing
2.I Don't Want To Be Lonely Tonight
3.If I Had My Life To Live Over
4.Down To Jamaica
5.I Keep Holding On
6.Let Me Take You To Paradise
7.Heaven Must Have Sent Her
8.I'm Missing You

"Rock Me All Night" (Three Gems 1989)

1. Rock Me All Night 4:43
2. I Wanna Make You Shine Like A Star 4:24
3. Save By The Bell (Infidelity Georgia)8:05
4. I'm So In Love With You 3:54
5. Are You Gonna Stand Up 5:07
6. My Girl 3:28
7. I'm A Jealous Man 3:09
8. I Should Have Shot The Man 3:43

"Call Me 634-5789" (Three Gems 1993)

1. I'm Still in Love With You
2. Love Me Til Tomorrow
3. 634-5789
4. Let The Music Play
5. Shag
6. Virgin Girl
7. Second Time Around
8. Every Woman Has a Right

The Genies "Who's That Knocking?" (Point 1994)

1-Who's That Knocking
2-The First Time
3-No More Knocking
4-On The Edge Of Town
5-There Goes That Train
6-Crazy Love
7-Just Like The Bluebird
8-Twistin' Pneumonia
9-Crazy Feeling
10-Little Young Girl
11-Mama Blow Your Top
12-It's Getting Cooler
13-Where Did You Go
14-Chicken Necks
15-Come Walk With Me
16-S'cuse Me Lady
17-Shotgun Wedding
18-I'm Gonna Make It
19-Dance Girl
20-High School Drop Out
21-Gone,Gone,Gone
22-Stop What You're Doing
23-Tear Avenue
24-Lost Opportunity
25-Train Man
26-Bad Habits
27-I Don't Want To Worry
28-I'm Falling In Love Again
29-Got To Get Enough
30-I Want To Marry You
31-That's When I'll Take You Home


"I'm Working Hard For You Baby" (Three Gems 1998)

1. I'm Working Hard for You Baby
2. Going Back Home to My Mother
3. Out of All the Things I Could Have Been
4. Everybody's Down to Me
5. Living for the Weekend
6. Musical Intro With Rock Me
7. I'm Gonna Sneak Back Home
8. Somebody Has Taken My Love Away
9. You Turned My World Around
10. I'm Hurting
11. Nobody Knows the Trouble I've Seen

"Stella Lost Her Groove Again" (Three Gems 1998)

1. Stella Lost Her Groove Again
2. I Found a Love
3. Down on Me
4. I'm Falling in Love Again
5. I Wasn't There
6. Since I Met You Baby
7. I'll Never Leave You Lonely
8. A Change Is Gonna Come
9. Funky Funk (Pt. 2)
10. Why Did You Fall in Love With Me?
11. I'm So Proud of You
12. I'm So Lonely
13. Merry Black Christmas
14. Blank Mind [Instrumental]
15. Going Down for the Last Time [Instrumental]
16. I Found a Love [Instrumental]

"Roy C & Friends" (Three Gems 2000)

(1)Roy C - You Don't Know What it's Like to be Black
(2)Dennis Edwards - My Girl Melody
(3)Roy C & Linda Caver - Lonely I Was
(4)Roy C - Saved by the Bell/Infidelity Georgia
(5)Chuck Roberson - Hurt Keeps Getting Stronger
(6)Jim Bennet & Lady Mary - Just One Chance
(7)Roy C - Neighborhood Scandal
(8)Roy C - You and I
(9)Mark IV - Honey I Still Love You
(10)Roy C - Peeping Through the Window
(11)Touch (featuring Jeff) I Been Down So Long

Roy C Slippin & Slidin (Three Gems) "Slippin & Slidin" (Three Gems 2003)

1.Slippin & Slidin
2.Slow Roll It
3.I Feel Like Making Love
4.She Used To Be My Lover
5.We Going To Make Love All Night Long
6.He Walked Away
7.Everybody Is Cheating
8.Something Is Wrong With Us
9.If I Could Live On Memories
10.Christmas Without A Tree

Jacques Johnson & Roy C "Roy C Meets The Root Doctor" (Jacques Johnson 2004)

1. Root Doctor - Jacques Johnson
2. My Love Is Growing - Roy-C
3. Slow Roll It - Lady Mary
4. Gee Whiz - Little Margie
5. Can You Feel the Love -
6. I See Angels - Roy-C
7. U Can't Turn Love Off Little - ?
8. Steal Away - ?
9. I'm Coming from the Old School - Roy-C
10. Always - ?
11. Mamma He Treats Your Daughter Mean - Little Margie
12. Root Doctor (XXX) - Jacques Johnson

Roy C In Too Deep "In Too Deep" (Three Gems 2004)

1.If I Could Stop Loving You
2.I'm In Too Deep
3.If You Cheat On Him
4.Your Man Hooked On Another Man
5.I Want To Be With You
6.You Are An Angel To Me
7.Want To Be In Your Company
8.Maybe I'm Too Serious
9.If You Don't Want Me (We Can Be Friends)
10.My Woman Won't Be My Woman Long
11.Where Did Our Love Go
12.I Smell A Rat
13.They Call Me A Big Kid
14.I See Angels
15.My Love Is Growing
16.I'm Coming From The Old School

royheymista.jpg "Hey Mista Got Somethin' To Tell U" (Three Gems/Roya 2005)

1.Hey Mista' Got Somethin' To Tell U
2.Ain't Nobody Here
3.I'm Still In Love With You
4.In Divorce Court
5.A Woman Needs A Whole Lot More
6.Tonight You Don't Have To Be Lonely
7.Living For The Weekend
8.I'm Gonna Make It
9.Neighborhood Scandal
10.Out Of All The Things I Could Have Been
11.Slow Roll It
12.To Make You Feel Like A Woman
13.Something Is Wrong With Us
14.Those Days Are Gone

"Live" (HT Records 2009)

1. Intro
2. Rock Me
3. I'm Gonna Love Somebody Else's Woman (Somebody's Loving Mine)
4. Infidelity Georgia (Saved By the Bell)
5. She's Gone
6. After Loving You/Peeping Through the Window
7. Impeach the President
8. If I Could Stop Loving You
9. Paradise
10. Got to Get Enough (Of You Sweet Love Stuff)
11. Shotgun Wedding
12. Morning Train

"Don't Let Our Love Die" (Three Gems 2009)

1.Good Ole' America
2.Don't Let Our Love Die
3.We're In This Thing Together
4.If I Could Read Your Mind
5.Ain't Gonna Take No For An Answer
6.One Way Love Affair
7.Don't Let Nobody Pull You Down
8.We're Gonna Make Some Love
9.Feet Back On The Ground
10.Money Don't Mean Nothing
11.We're On A "Merry-Go-Round"
12.You Say You're Leaving
13.All Of My Life I've Loved Just You
14.I've Been Losing Everytime

"Let's Go Back To God" (Three Gems 2012)

1. Where Did All the Love Go
2. Father Father, We're Living in Hell Down Here
3. Let's Go Back to God
4. I Want a One Way Ticket to Heaven
5. Marvin Sease Left On the Morning Train
6. In the Beginning There Was One God
7. Everybody's Trying Hard to Get to Heaven
8. I Was Lost But Now I'm Found
9. Everybody Wants to Go to Heaven
10. If I Ever Get My Feet Back On the Ground (Part 2)
11. I See Angels

"Give Me A Chance" (Three Gems 2014)

1 Give Me a Chance
2 How Can You Do Me Wrong
3 I Wish You Could Have Been My Wife
4 I'm Down Here in Jamaica
5 Do You Know How Much I Love You
6 You Gonna Lose What You Got
7 Ain't No Mountain We Can't Climb
8 Nobody Ever Wants to See Anybody Do Good
9 If You Got a Good Woman
10 One Step
11 Money, Money

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