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Johnny Otis - The Capitol Years download album

  • Performer: Johnny Otis
  • Title: The Capitol Years
  • Genre: Funk & Soul
  • Country: US
  • Formats: AIFF VOC MP4 MP1 WMA MIDI DMF
  • Released: 1989
  • Style: Rhythm & Blues, Soul
  • MP3 album: 1765 mb
  • FLAC album: 1621 mb
  • Rating: 4.3/5
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Johnny Otis - The Capitol Years download album

Otis had a terrific band - guitarist Jimmy Nolen (later James Brown's main axeman), pianist Ernie Freeman, drummer Earl Palmer, and a tight horn section (along with singers Marie Adams and Mel Williams) gave him all the help he could possibly need.

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Willie and the Hand Jive, 02:34. Crazy Country Hop, 02:42. Can't You Hear Me Callin', 02:30. Castin' My Spell, 02:11. Telephone Baby, 02:11. Willie Did the Cha Cha, 02:38.

Tracklist Hide Credits

1 Willie And The Hand Jive 2:34
2 Good Golly 1:51
3 Crazy Country Hop 2:40
4 Can't You Hear Me Callin' 2:28
5 Castin' My Spell (With Marci Lee)
Vocals – Marci LeeWritten-By – A. Johnson*, E. Johnson*
2:10
6 Telephone Baby 2:08
7 Willie Did The Cha Cha 2:36
8 Livin' In Misery 2:34
9 Three Girls Named Molly 2:31
10 Until We Meet Again (Bye Bye Baby) 2:58
11 Hum-Ding-A-Ling 2:34
12 Baby Just You 2:18
13 Ring A Ling 1:53
14 Hey Baby Don't You Know 2:27
15 Let The Sun Shine In My Life 2:22
16 Well, Well, Well (With Mel Williams)
Vocals – Mel Williams
2:15
17 Ma (He's Makin' Eyes At Me) (With Marie Adams)
Vocals – Marie AdamsWritten-By – C. Conrad*, S. Clare*
2:24
18 Cold Turkey (Instrumental) 2:10
19 I Wonder (With Marie Adams)
Vocals – Marie AdamsWritten-By – C. Gant*, R. Laveen*
2:05
20 I'm With You (Take 19) 2:24
21 Little Angel (With Mel Williams)
Vocals – Mel Williams
2:17
22 Why Don't You Do Right? (Get Me Some Money, Too) (Instrumental)
Written-By – Joe McCoy
2:25
23 Voodoo Woman 2:34
24 Vine Street Swing (Instrumental) 4:17

Credits

  • Bass – Curtis Counce
  • Compilation Producer – Ben Vaughn
  • Drums – Earl Palmer
  • Guitar – Jimmy Nolan*
  • Piano – Ernie Freeman
  • Producer [Original Sessions] – Tom Morgan
  • Saxophone – Fred Harmon*, Jackie Kelso
  • Trombone – George Washington
  • Trumpet – Don Johnson , Paul Lopez
  • Vocals, Piano – Johnny Otis
  • Written-By – Johnny Otis (tracks: 1 to 4, 6 to 16, 18, 20, 21, 23, 24)

Notes

This compilation collects some of Johnny Otis' Capitol Records singles from the 1950's.
Tracks 18 to 24 are previously unreleased.

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
C1-92858 Johnny Otis The Capitol Years ‎(2xLP, Comp, Gat) Bug C1-92858 US 1989
COL CD 2773, 72435-25500-2-9 Johnny Otis The Capitol Years ‎(CD, Album, Comp, RE) Collectables, Collectables COL CD 2773, 72435-25500-2-9 US 2000
C4-92858 Johnny Otis The Capitol Years ‎(Cass, Comp, XDR) Bug C4-92858 US 1989


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