Bobby Charles

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New Orleans R&B singer/songwriter who penned hits for Fats Domino and Bill Haley.
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Year Album Artist
2016 Best Summer Ever Har Mar Superstar Composer
2016 Penny's Farm Jim Kweskin / Geoff Muldaur Composer
2016 The Blues, the Whole Blues and Nothing But the Blues David Bromberg / David Bromberg Band Composer
2015 Mr. Magic Man: The Complete RCA Studio Recordings Wilson Pickett Composer
2015 Truckers, Kickers, Cowboy Angels: The Blissed-Out Birth of Country Rock, Vol. 5: 1972 Primary Artist, Producer
2014 Sweetheart 2014 Composer
2014 The Best Rock n Roll Album in the World… Ever! Primary Artist
2014 The Illustrated David Allan Coe: 4 Classic Albums 1977-1979 David Allan Coe Composer
2014 The Rockabilly Rebel Primary Artist
2013 Boppin' by the Bayou: More Dynamite Primary Artist
2013 It's a Good Night for Singin'/Contrary to Ordinary Jerry Jeff Walker Composer
2013 Small Town Talk (Songs of Bobby Charles) Shannon McNally Tributee
2013 Swamp People Primary Artist
2013 The History of New Orleans Rhythm & Blues, Vol. 3: Jazz, Blues & Creole Roots 1953-55 Primary Artist
2012 Better Days/It All Comes Back Paul Butterfield's Better Days Choir/Chorus, Composer, Vocals
2012 Country Funk: 1969-1975 Primary Artist
2012 How Long? Pinetop Perkins Composer
2012 Put It in Your Ear/North South Paul Butterfield Composer
2012 Simply Rock 'n' Roll [2012] Primary Artist
2012 The Good Stuff Peter Mulvey Composer
2011 Absolutely Rock 'n' Roll Primary Artist
2011 Bar-B-Que Sizzlers 40 Original Recordings Primary Artist
2011 Let Me Tell You About the Blues: New Orleans Primary Artist
2011 Louisiana Artists for the Bicentennial Primary Artist
2011 Steady Love Maria Muldaur Composer
2011 Stranger Me Amy LaVere Composer
2010 60 Bar-B-Que Sizzlers Primary Artist
2010 A Complete Introduction to Chess Primary Artist
2010 After a While Crocodile: The 50's Anthology Bobby Charles Primary Artist
2010 Big Box of Blues [Floating World] Primary Artist
2010 Bob Dylan Radio Radio: Theme Time Radio Hour, Vol. 4 Primary Artist
2010 Buddy Holly & the Rock 'n' Roll Giants Buddy Holly Primary Artist
2010 See You Later, Alligator Bobby Charles Primary Artist, Vocals
2010 The Lady's Not for Sale/Fall into Spring/It's Only Love Rita Coolidge Composer
2010 You Can Always Turn Around Lucky Peterson Composer
2010 ¡Está Bueno! Texas Tornados Composer
2009 Alligator Purse Beausoleil Composer
2009 Honky Tonk: Charlie Gillett's Radio Picks Composer, Primary Artist
2009 I'm That Way Beth McKee Composer
2009 The Caribou and Downbeat 78's Story Composer, Primary Artist
2008 Chess Chartbusters, Vol. 2 Primary Artist
2008 City That Care Forgot Dr. John / Dr. John and the Lower 911 Composer
2008 Don't Stop Believin' George Lamond Executive Producer
2008 Essential Blues Anthology Primary Artist
2008 Homemade Songs Bobby Charles Primary Artist, Producer, Vocals, Composer
2008 In Europe: Someone Else's Shoes Tommy Talton Composer
2008 Music of My Life: Golden Decade, Vol. 16 (1955) Primary Artist
2008 The Rock 'N' Roll Roadshow Primary Artist
2008 Warren Storm, Willie Tee & Cypress Warren Storm Composer
2007 Before We Grow Too Old J. I. Allison / Chas & J.I. / Charles "Chas" Hodges / Chas Hodges Composer
2007 In Between the Cracks Albert Lee Composer
2007 Late Starter Mike Harrison Composer
2007 Live from Austin TX Cory Morrow Main Personnel, Bass Instrument, Bass
2007 New Orleans R&B Outbreak Primary Artist
2007 Second Look, Vol. 1 Dave Edwards Composer
2007 The Cosimo Matassa Story Additional Personnel, Primary Artist
2007 The R&B Years 1956, Vol. 1 Primary Artist
2007 The R&B Years: 1955, Vol. 2 Primary Artist
2007 The Rock 'N' Roll Explosion: 120 Hits That Rocked the World Composer
2006 50 Rock and Roll Originals Primary Artist
2006 A Walk on the Blues Side [Compendia] Composer
2006 An Introduction to Bobby Charles Bobby Charles Primary Artist
2006 Give Some Body to Somebody D.C. Bellamy Composer
2006 Gold Joe Cocker Composer
2006 Laissez le Bon Temps Rouler! Authentic Cajun Primary Artist
2006 Pioneers of Rock 'N' Roll Pioneers Of Rock N' Roll Primary Artist
2006 Songs for the Young at Heart Maria Muldaur Composer
2006 Stone Country Connection Stone Country Connection Composer
2006 Sweet Forgiveness Joe Cocker Composer
2006 Telarc SACD Sampler: Sound and Vision Composer
2006 The Blues Had a Baby...They Called It Rock 'N' Roll Primary Artist
2006 The Chess Story Primary Artist
2006 The Definitive Collection Delbert McClinton Composer
2006 The Great Johnny Adams R&B Album Johnny Adams Composer
2006 The R'n'b Hits of 1955 Primary Artist
2006 Wheelin' 'N' Dealin'/Riding High Sassafras Composer
2005 At Town Hall Party: July 18, 1959 Cast
2005 Click Clack Chris Spedding Composer
2005 Cryin' Heart Blues Rick Danko Composer
2005 Essential Louisiana Rhythm and Blues Primary Artist
2005 Geronimo Shannon McNally Composer
2005 Grooves in the Temple Jorge Pescara Composer
2005 Groovin' Out on Life The Newbeats Composer
2005 Nothing Left to Hide Cory Morrow Guitar (Bass)
2005 Rock N Roll [Membran] Primary Artist
2005 Sippiana Hericane Dr. John Composer
2005 Town Hall Party Vocals, Vocal Harmony, Primary Artist
2005 Voice of the Wetlands Tab Benoit Composer
2005 Whispering Pines: Live at the Gateway 1985 Richard Manuel Composer
2004 It's Time/Lady's Choice Bonnie Bramlett Composer
2004 Last Train to Memphis [Proper] Bobby Charles Primary Artist, Producer, Vocals, Composer
2004 Please Don't Make Me Cry: The Best of Winston Groovy Winston Groovy Composer
2004 Real Thing Peach Composer
2004 The Creole Reggae Composer
2004 The Genuine Texas Groover: Complete Atlantic Recordings Doug Sahm Composer
2004 Timeless Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown Composer
2003 Beautiful Isle of Somewhere Geoff Muldaur Composer
2003 Full Exposure Live Cory Morrow Bass
2003 Greatest Love Songs Joe Cocker Composer
2003 Live From Cell Block D Tracy Nelson Composer
2003 Original Artist Hit List The Band Vocals, Percussion, Composer
2003 Singles Joe Cocker Composer
2003 Sweet Dreams: Lullabies for Guitar Nina Gerber Composer
2003 Take Your Pleasure Where You Find It: Best of the RCA Years Wilson Pickett Composer
2003 Triboro Triboro Primary Artist
2003 Trojan Originals Composer
2002 Come Back to Me Don Rich Composer
2002 Living on the Trail Eric Von Schmidt Vocals (Background)
2002 Road Ain't No Place for a Lady Lori Donato Composer
2002 The Last Waltz [Box Set] The Band Vocals, Vocals (Background), Composer, Featured Artist, Primary Artist
2001 25 Years of Stony Plain Composer, Primary Artist
2001 Back to Bogalusa Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown Composer
2001 Carolina Memories Ramona Church Taylor Composer
2001 Do It in Style Bruce Rust Vocals, Vocals (Background), Associate Producer, Composer
2001 Get a Life Doug Sahm Composer
2001 Live, Vol. 2 Julie Adams Composer
2001 Now That You're Gone Josh Williams Composer
2001 Standing Here Joe Cocker Composer
2001 The Jealous Kind/Plain from the Heart Delbert McClinton Composer
2000 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: Best of Joe Cocker Joe Cocker Composer
2000 Blues for a Rotten Afternoon Composer
2000 Lively Up Yourself: 22 Reggae Hits & Love Composer
2000 Seasoned Greetings from Louisiana Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
2000 Walking to New Orleans (The Jewel & Paula Recordings 1964-1965) Bobby Charles Primary Artist
1999 Cajun Blue Rod Bernard Composer
1999 Live in New York Joe Cocker Composer
1999 Return to Big Easy: Music from New Orleans Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1999 Sweet Dreams [Edsel] Mason McClain / Tommy McLain Composer
1999 Swing It, Daddy-O! Vocals, Performer, Primary Artist
1999 The Anthology Joe Cocker Composer
1999 The Ultimate Collection Delbert McClinton Composer
1998 Abbey Road EP Spiritualized Sax (Baritone)
1998 Jubilation The Band Guest Artist, Vocals, Percussion, Composer
1998 Keep on Steppin': The Best of Junior Wells Junior Wells Composer
1998 Man of My Word Johnny Adams Composer
1998 Millennium's Greatest Rock N Roll Party Primary Artist
1998 Reckless Abandon/Bandit in a Bathing Suit David Bromberg Composer
1998 S.D.Q. '98 Doug Sahm Composer
1998 Secrets of the Heart Bobby Charles Primary Artist, Producer, Remixing, Vocals, Songwriter, Artwork, Design, Composer
1998 Swingin' in the Rain Maria Muldaur Composer
1998 The Church with One Bell John Martyn Composer
1998 UB40's Jukebox: 18 Original Reggae Hits Composer
1997 A Celebration of Blues: Great Louisiana Blues Vocals, Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1997 Absolute Blues, Vol. 2 Vocals, Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1997 Come on in This House Junior Wells Composer
1997 The Chess Blues-Rock Songbook: The Classic Originals Performer, Primary Artist
1996 20 Years of Stony Plain Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1996 A Long Way Home Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown Guest Artist, Vocals, Composer
1996 Crescent City Soul: The Sound of New Orleans Vocals, Performer, Primary Artist
1996 Look Up Bob Neuwirth Composer
1996 Tennessee Blues Ernie Thacker Composer
1996 The Best of Tracy Nelson & Mother Earth Tracy Nelson Composer
1996 Trackers of Time Karen Almquist Composer
1995 A Tribute to UB40 Composer
1995 Best of Fessor's Big City Band Ole "Fessor" Lindgreen Composer
1995 Chess New Orleans Performer, Primary Artist
1995 Long Voyage Home Joe Cocker Composer
1995 What You Don't Know Jon Randall Composer
1995 Wish You Were Here Right Now Bobby Charles Primary Artist, Producer, Vocals, Composer
1994 All Over Town Don Cox Composer
1994 Chess Rhythm & Roll Vocals, Performer, Primary Artist
1994 Classics, Volume 1 Delbert McClinton Composer
1994 The L&N Don't Stop Here Anymore New Coon Creek Girls Composer
1993 Blues Masters, Vol. 14: More Jump Blues Performer, Primary Artist
1993 Good Morning Heartache Johnny Adams Composer
1993 Louisiana Saturday Night Performer, Primary Artist
1992 Back Here Again Wendi Slaton Composer
1992 Louisiana Love Call Maria Muldaur Composer
1992 The Best of Doug Sahm's Atlantic Sessions Doug Sahm Composer
1992 The Outlaw Tompall Glaser Composer
1992 The Rock 'N' Roll Era: Lost Treasures, Vol. 2 Performer, Primary Artist
1992 Third Man In Amos Garrett Composer
1991 Down on the Farm Erich Kunzel Piano
1991 Louisiana Swamp Pop Primary Artist
1990 It's Supposed to Be Fun Lou Rawls Composer
1990 Rock & Roll Originators Vocals, Performer, Primary Artist
1988 Small Town Talk Bobby Charles Primary Artist, Vocals, Composer
1987 Classics, Vol. 4 Joe Cocker Composer
1987 Clean Water Bobby Charles Primary Artist, Vocals
1987 History of New Orleans R&B, Vol. 1 Performer, Primary Artist
1987 The Best of Chess Rock & Roll, Vol. 1 Vocals, Performer, Primary Artist
1986 Brilleaux Dr. Feelgood Composer
1986 Chess Masters Bobby Charles Primary Artist, Vocals
1984 Amos Behavin Amos Garrett Composer
1982 Rock of Ages, Vol. 1 The Band Vocals
1982 Standing on the Edge Frankie Miller Composer
1981 Back to Mud Acres Woodstock Mountain Revue Composer
1980 The Jealous Kind Delbert McClinton Composer
1978 My Home Ain't in the Hall of Fame J.D. Crowe & the New South Composer
1978 The Last Waltz The Band Vocals, Vocals (Background), Composer, Featured Artist, Lyricist, Primary Artist
1977 American Stars 'N Bars Neil Young Composer
1977 Joe Cocker's Greatest Hits Joe Cocker Composer
1977 Reckless Abandon David Bromberg Composer
1977 Rick Danko Rick Danko Composer
1977 Wonder of It All Tompall Glaser Composer
1976 Put It in Your Ear Paul Butterfield Composer
1976 Rocky Dickey Lee Composer
1976 Stingray Joe Cocker Composer
1975 High Energy James Cotton / James Cotton Blues Band Composer
1975 Is Having a Wonderful Time Geoff Muldaur Composer
1975 It's Time Bonnie Bramlett Composer
1975 Rising Sun Yvonne Elliman Composer
1975 The Muddy Waters Woodstock Album Muddy Waters Composer
1975 The Musician Tim Rose Composer
1974 Big Bad Bo Bo Diddley Composer
1974 Bob Neuwirth Bob Neuwirth Composer
1974 Fall into Spring Rita Coolidge Composer
1974 Pickett in the Pocket Wilson Pickett Composer
1974 Your Baby Is a Lady Jackie DeShannon Composer
1973 Full Moon Rita Coolidge / Kris Kristofferson Composer
1973 It All Comes Back Paul Butterfield / Paul Butterfield's Better Days Vocals, Composer
1973 Paul Butterfield's Better Days Paul Butterfield / Paul Butterfield's Better Days Vocals, Choir/Chorus, Composer
1973 Small Town Talk/Save Me Jesus Bobby Charles Primary Artist
1973 Texas Tornado The Sir Douglas Band Composer
1972 Bobby Charles Bobby Charles Primary Artist, Producer, Piano, Composer
1972 Days of Wine and Vinyl Primary Artist
1972 Tracy Nelson/Mother Earth Mother Earth / Tracy Nelson Composer
1971 Tighten Up, Vol. 4 Composer
1959 Oldies in Hi Fi Primary Artist
100 Rockin' Oldies, Vol. 8 Primary Artist
25 Original Rock 'n' Roll Hits Primary Artist
50 Classics of Louisiana Sounds: 1953-1960 Primary Artist
50 Rockin' Hits, Vol. 46 Primary Artist
All Frequencies MonkeyJunk Composer
All Shades of Blues Beverly Lewis Composer
At Longview Farm/When You Get Old Jemima James Composer
Caught Live At the Maple Leaf The New Orleans Suspects Composer
Complete Albums 1965-1980 Paul Butterfield / The Paul Butterfield Blues Band Choir/Chorus, Composer, Vocals
Cosimo Matassa Story, Vol. 2: Gumbo Ya Ya Primary Artist
Creole Soul Gregg Martinez Composer
Golden Oldies Hit Series, Vol. 21 Primary Artist
Greatest Hits of the 50's Composer
Harmonicopia Jay Gaunt Composer
Hoochie Coochie Man: The Chess Story Primary Artist
I Wish I Was Home T. Jae Christian Composer
Just Go Wild over Rock 'n' Roll Primary Artist
Later Alligator/Best Of Bobby Charles Primary Artist
Live at Winterland Ballroom Paul Butterfield's Better Days Composer
Making My Mark Annika Chambers & the Houston All-Stars Composer
Mamma's Got the Blues Dalannah Gail Bowen Composer
Master of None: Series Two [Original Television Soundtrack] Primary Artist
New Orleans Jazz: Verve 50 Primary Artist
Oldies Hits A to Z, Vol. 13 Primary Artist
Oldies Party Mix Primary Artist
On the Charts: 1948 to 1972 - Blues, Soul, R&B and Rock 'n Roll Primary Artist
Rare Tracks Collection Bobby Charles Primary Artist
Rise and Fall Dayna Kurtz Composer
Rock 'n' Roll Fever, Vol. 1 [Must Have] Primary Artist
Rock 'n' Roll Forever: Best of the 50's Composer
Rock 'n' Roll Time!, Vol. 2 Primary Artist
Solid Gold Rock 'n' Roll [Universal] Primary Artist
Sweethearts & Stolen Kisses: Love Me Tender Primary Artist
The Family Album Jill Barber / Matthew Barber Composer
The History Of Rhythm And Blues 1952-1957 Primary Artist, Vocals
The History of New Orleans Rhythm & Blues 1955-1962: From Rock’n’Roll To The End Of The Carnival Primary Artist
The Jewel/Paula Rock Story Composer
The London American Label Year By Year: 1956 Primary Artist
The Promised Land: A Swamp Pop Journey Lil' Band O' Gold Composer
Timeless Bobby Charles Primary Artist, Producer, Vocals, Composer
Tracks Mike Dowling Composer