Johnny "Hammond" Smith

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Actually nicknamed after his instrument, Johnny "Hammond" Smith was perhaps one of the more underrated soul-jazz organists of the style's heyday. Born John Robert Smith in Louisville, KY, on…
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Discography

Year Album Label AllMusic Rating User Ratings
Album 1959 All Soul New Jazz
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That Good Feelin'
1959 That Good Feelin' Prestige
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Talk That Talk
1960 Talk That Talk Prestige
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Angel Eyes
1960 Angel Eyes Original Jazz Classics
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Album 1960 Gettin' the Message
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Album 1961 Stimulation Prestige
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Opus de Funk
1961 Opus de Funk Prestige
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Album 1962 Look Out! New Jazz
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Good 'Nuff
1962 Good 'Nuff Concord Records (Canada) / Prestige Music
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Album 1962 Johnny Hammond Smith Cooks with Gator Tail JVC Compact Discs
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Album 1962 Black Coffee
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Album 1963 Mr. Wonderful
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Album 1963 A Little Taste
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Album 1963 Open House Milestone
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The Stinger
1965 The Stinger Import
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Album 1966 The Stinger Meets the Golden Thrush Prestige
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Album 1966 Love Potion #9 Prestige
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Album 1967 Ebb Tide Prestige
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Album 1967 Gettin' Up Prestige
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Album 1968 Dirty Grape Prestige
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Album 1968 Nasty! Prestige
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Album 1968 Soul Flowers Prestige
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Album 1969 Soul Talk Prestige
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Album 1969 Black Feeling! Prestige
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Comp 1969 The Best of Johnny Hammond Smith Prestige
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Album 1970 Here It 'tis Prestige
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Album 1971 I'll Be There Prestige
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Breakout
1971 Breakout Sony Music Distribution
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What's Goin' On
1971 What's Goin' On Prestige
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Wild Horses Rock Steady
1971 Wild Horses Rock Steady Masterworks Jazz
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Album 1972 The Prophet Kudu
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Gambler's Life
1974 Gambler's Life Soul Brother
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Higher Ground
1974 Higher Ground King
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Gears
1975 Gears Original Jazz Classics
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Album 1976 Don't Let the System Get to You Milestone
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Album 1976 Forever Taurus
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Comp 1977 Storm Warning Milestone
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Comp 1992 Gears/Forever Taurus BGP (Beat Goes Public) / Ace
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Comp 1995 That Good Feelin'/Talk That Talk Ace
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Comp 1996 Legends of Acid Jazz Prestige
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Comp 1997 Black Coffee [Compilation] Concord / Milestone
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Comp 1999 Legends of Acid Jazz, Vol. 2 Prestige
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Comp 2000 The Soulful Blues Prestige
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Comp 2007 I Love Kudu: Best 20 CTI
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Comp 2012 Black Coffee/Mr. Wonderful Universal Music
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Comp 2014 Misty Northern Music Group
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Comp Breakout/Higher Ground Up Sounds
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