ANDRE WILLIAMS





SINGLES & EP'S

FORTUNE 824 ANDRE WILLIAMS & THE DON JUANS Pulling Time / Goin' Down To Tia Juana1955 US
FORTUNE 827 ANDRE WILLIAMS (MR RHYTHM) WITH THE JOE WEAVER ORCHESTRA Mozelle / Just Want A Little Lovin'1956 US
FORTUNE 828 ANDRE WILLIAMS & THE DON JUANS It's All Over / Bobby Jean1956 US
FORTUNE 831 ANDRE WILLIAMS AND HIS NEW GROUP Just Because Of A Kiss / Didlee, Didlee Womp, Womp (Bacon Fat)1956 US
EPIC 5-9196 ANDRE WILLIAMS WITH THE FIVE DOLLARS Bacon Fat / Just Because Of A Kiss
(a-side Billboard/r'n'b #9, Best Seller #9 & Jockey #13)
1957 US
FORTUNE 834 ANDRE WILLIAMS (MR RHYTHM) WITH VOCAL GROUP You Are My Sunshine (with Gino Purifoy) / Mean Jean1957
FORTUNE 837 ANDRE WILLIAMS (MR RHYTHM), CHARLIE MORRIS ORCHESTRA (a-side with Gino Purifoy) Jail Bait / My Tears1957 US
FORTUNE 837 ANDRE WILLIAMS (MR RHYTHM), CHARLIE MORRIS ORCHESTRA (a-side with Gino Purifoy) Jail Bait / Going Back To Chicago1957 US
DELTA D-3000 ANDRE WILLIAMS (MR RHYTHM), CHARLIE MORRIS ORCHESTRA Jail Bait / My Tears1957 CAN
FORTUNE 839 ANDRE WILLIAMS (MR RHYTHM) WITH TED WALKER ORCHESTRA & GINO PURIFOY The Greasy Chicken / Come On Baby1957 US
FORTUNE 839 ANDRE WILLIAMS (MR RHYTHM) Don't Touch / Please Pass The Biscuits1957 US
FORTUNE 842 ANDRE WILLIAMS WITH THE DON JUANS My Last Dance With You / Hey! Country Girl1958 US
FORTUNE 847 ANDRE WILLIAMS & GINO PARKS I'll Do It All For You / Put A Chain On It1959 US
FORTUNE 851 ANDRE WILLIAMS WITH THE FIVE DOLLARS, 2ND VOICE GINO PARKS, WALTER HAMILTON COMBO (M m m m--Andre Williams Is) Movin' / (M m m m--Georgia May Is) Movin'1960 US
FORTUNE 856 ANDRE (BACON FAT) WILLIAMS WITH THE INSPIRATIONS Jailhouse Blues / I Still Love You10/1960 US
RONALD 1001 ANDRE WILLIAMS "MR. BACON FAT" Please Give Me A Chance / I Still Love You19?? US
MIRACLE 4 ANDRE WILLIAMS Rosa Lee / Shoo Ooo1961 US
WINGATE WG-014 ANDRE WILLIAMS & HIS ORCHESTRA Loose Juice / Sweet Little Pussycat1966
WINGATE WG-021 ANDRE WILLIAMS & HIS ORCHESTRA Do It! Pt.1 / Do It! Pt.21966 US
AVIN A-103 ANDRE WILLIAMS & HIS ORCH. Rib Tip's, Part 1 / Rib Tip's, Part 2
(a-side Billboard/pop #94)
1967 US
AVIN A-105 ANDRE WILLIAMS & HIS ORCH. Hard Hustling / Soul Party A-Go-Go1967 US
SPORT 105 ANDRE WILLIAMS Pearl Time / Soul Groove
(a-side Billboard/pop #90)
1967 US
RIC TIC RT-124 ANDRE WILLIAMS You Got It And I Want It / I Can't Stop Crying1967 US
CHECKER 1187 ANDRE WILLIAMS The Stroke / Humpin', Bumpin' & Thumpin'1967 US
CHECKER 1192 JOMO (= Andre Williams; arranged, written & produced by Andre Williams) Hangin' Out / Uhuru (African Twist)1967 US
CHECKER 1205 ANDRE WILLIAMS Cadillac Jack / Mrs. Mother U.S.A.
(a-side Billboard/r'n'b #46)
1968
CHECKER 1214 ANDRE WILLIAMS Do The Popcorn / It's Gonna Be Fine In '691969 US
CHECKER 1219 ANDRE WILLIAMS Girdle Up / Girdle Up (instrumental)1969 US
CHESS 2079 JO ANN (GARRETT) & ANDRE (WILLIAMS) Same Time, Same Thing, Same Place / A Rockin' Good Way1969 US
CHESS 9005 ANDRE WILLIAMS The Stroke / Cadillac Jack196? US
CHESS CH-140 ANDRE WILLIAMS Cadillac Jack / (reverse by The Vibrations: Watusi)19?? US
MOON TOWN 777-1/777-2 RUTABAGA (= Andre Williams; written & produced by Andre Williams) String's Gonna Get You / String's Gonna Get You (instr.)1971 US
UNDERGROUND 1976-10 ANDRE WILLIAMS & THE '76 REVOLUTIONARIES Streakin' Song / Left - Right American March1976
CHERRIE C.R.-502 (p/s) ANDRE WILLIAMS It's The Same Old Song / More Than Enough1984 US
WEST MADISON STREET WSMD-1213 (12") ANDRE WILLIAMS Signifying Monkey (vocal, x-rated) / Signifying Monkey (instrumental)1988 US
FANTASY/VOLT D-3103 (12", promo) ANDRE WILLIAMS So Hard To Let You Go / So Hard To Let You Go (instr.)1988 US
ICHIBAN S-D-E-G 12-PO57 (12") ANDRE WILLIAMSNite Before Xmas / Signifying Monkey Directly From The Streets1990 US
NORTON 45-044 (p/s) ANDRE "MR. RHYTHM" WILLIAMS WITH THE EL DORADOS Daddy Rolling Stone / Gin1996 US
NORTON 45-069 (p/s) ANDRE "MR. RHYTHM" WILLIAMS Poor Mister Santa (N-n-n-aughty!) / Poor Mister Santa (N-n-n-ice!) 1997 US
BLOODSHOT BS 041 (p/s) ANDRE WILLIAMS & TWO STAR TABERNACLE (feat. Jack White:gtr/pno) Lily White Mama & Jet Black Daddy / Ramblin' Man1998 US
CARBON 14 MAGAZINE #16 (EP, p/s) ANDRE WILLIAMSLet Me Do It In Your... / (other tracks by Davie Allan &
the Arrows, Johnny Legend and Hasil Adkins)
1999 US
EXCALIBUR 506 (radio preview copy) ANDRE WILLIAMSGoin' Down To Tijuana / (+ other artists)19?? US
IN THE RED ITR-066 (12"/CDS) ANDRE WILLIAMS/THE JON SPENCER BLUES EXPLOSION Lap Dance (remix by J. Thirlwell) / Lap Dance (remix by J. Waters and S. Benzel) 2000 US
DROPKICK RECORDS BEHIND 005 ANDRE WILLIAMSWhip The Booty / Nasty Women / Hallelujah  ('Whip The Booty' Australian tour single)2000 US
NORTON 45-105 (p/s) ANDRE WILLIAMSThe Monkey Speaks His Mind / Don't Hurt Your Knees! You Might Need 'Em To Pray2002 US
NORTON (ROLLING STONES COVER SINGLES SERIES) 45-9650 ANDRE WILLIAMS & THE A-BONESThe Spider And The Fly / (reverse by Greasy Chickens: Andre's Blues)2004 US
VAMPISOUL 45032 ANDRE WILLIAMS & THE DIPLOMATS OF SOLID SOUNDDo You Remember? / Prove It On Me
(2006 recordings)
2006 SPA
VAMPISOUL 45033 ANDRE WILLIAMS & HIS ORCHESTRARib Tips (Parts 1 & 2) / Pearl Time  (reissue)2006 SPA
VAMPISOUL 45034 ANDRE WILLIAMS & HIS ORCHESTRA (a) / ANDRE WILLIAMS & THE NATURAL BRIDGE BUNCH (b)Sweet Little Pussycat / Pig Snoots  (reissue)2006 SPA
MUNSTER MR 7200 (p/s) ANDRE WILLIAMS A.K.A. RUDIBAKERChristmas Wish (prev. unissued 1967 recording) / (reverse by Nathaniel Mayer: Mr. Santa Claus (Bring Me My Baby) 2007 SPA
MUNSTER MR 7212 (p/s) ANDRE WILLIAMS WITH THE GOLDSTARSIt's A Long Way To The Top (If You Want To Rock And Roll) / Fight For Your Right (To Party)2007 SPA
ALIVE NATURALSOUND ALIVE 0138 (digital single) ANDRE WILLIAMSBlame It On Obama2012 US




SESSION WORKS / SINGLES & EP'S

PARROT 796 THE FIVE THRILLS (poss. featuring Andre Williams) My Baby's Gone / Feel So Good1954 US
PARROT 800 THE FIVE THRILLS (poss. featuring Andre Williams?) Gloria / Wee Wee Baby1954 US
FORTUNE 821 THE FIVE DOLLARS Doctor Baby / Harmony Of Love1955
FORTUNE 825 JOE WEAVER & THE DON JUANS Baby I Love You So / It Must Be Love1955 US
FORTUNE 826 THE FIVE DOLLARS So Strange / You Know I Can't Refuse1956 US
FORTUNE 830 THE FIVE DOLLARS Hard-Working Mama / I Will Wait1956 US
FORTUNE 832 JOE WEAVER & THE DON JUANS Baby Child / Looka Here, Pretty Baby1956 US
JAGUAR 3020 JOE WEAVER & THE DON JUANS (a) / LEE THOMAS & THE DON JUANS (b) (feat. Andre Williams?) Baby You Don't Care / Yum Yum1956 US
FORTUNE 520 DON LAKE & THE DON JUANS Oh Oh Those Eyes / Cha Cha Of Love1956 US
FORTUNE 833 THE FIVE DOLLARS FEATURING LITTLE EDDIE You Fool / How To Do The Bacon Fat1957 US
FORTUNE 833 THE FIVE DOLLARS You Fool / (reverse by the Five Jets: I'm Wanderin')1957 US
FORTUNE 836 LITTLE EDDIE & THE DON JUANS This Is A Miracle / Calypso Beat1957 US
FRATERNITY 821 THE FIVE DOLLARS Doctor Baby / Harmony Of Love
(reissue of Fortune 821)
1958 US
HI-Q 5010 JIM SANDS WITH THE FIVE DOLLARS (?) We're Gonna Rock / You Don't Know My Mind1958 US
FORTUNE 854 THE FIVE DOLLARS That's The Way It Goes / My Baby-O1960 US
HI-Q 5017 MARSHA RENAY & THE DON JUANS (?) It's Nice / Our Cha-Lypso Of Love1960 US
HI-Q 5050 ROY HALL'S ALLEY CATS (possibly feat. Andre Williams:vcl on b-side) Dig Everybody Dig That Boogie / Go Go Little Queenie!
(b-side written by Devore Brown and Andre Williams)
1965 US
ATCO 45-6628 NATURAL BRIDGE BUNCH Pig Snoots, Part I / Pig Snoots, Part II
(both sides written by Andre Williams and Oliver Sain)
1968 US
SOUL-TAY-SHUS EP 9001 "BLUES BOY" ARTIE "Andre Williams: The White EP ("Blues Boy" Artie, That Is)"; Doing the San Francisco (vocal) / A Love Like Yours (Is Hard To Find)/ Doing the San Francisco (prev. unissued instrumental) / A Love Like Yours (Is Hard To Find) (prev. unissued instrumental)
(mid 1970's recordings produced by Andre Williams)
200? US




ALBUMS

CHERRIE C.R.-LP 2405 (unissued?) I WANT TO BE YOUR LOVER  (LP) 1984 US
ICHIBAN SDE/SDEG 4020 DIRECTLY FROM THE STREETS  (LP)
Chicago / Signifying Monkey / Dark Gable (Son Of Cadillac Jack) / Sinderella / Slick Bitch / Night Before Xmas / What Would You Do
(prod. by Jerry "Swamp Dogg" Williams)
1990 US
ST. GEORGE STG 7705 FAT BACK & CORN LIQUOR  (LP/CD)
Put A Chain On It / I'm So High / The Bells / Fat Back & Corn Liquor / Jail Bait / Gin / Daddy Rolling Stone / Mother Fuyer / Riot In Cell Block #9 / Lemon Squeezing Daddy / Abe Lincoln Blues / I Ain't Superstitious / Down Home Girl / Who Do You Love
(recorded in 1996 with the El Dorados)
1996 US
NORTON ED 248 ANDRE WILLIAMS WITH THE EL DORADOS: GREASY  (LP)
Jail Bait / Daddy Rolling Stone / Lemon Squeezin' Daddy / Down Home Girl / Back In Tijuana / I'm So High / The Bells / Mother Fuyer / Put A Chain On It / I Got Eyes / Riot In Cell Block #9
(NOTE: same songs as on St. George cd but all the takes are alternative)
1997 US
IN THE RED ITR 056 SILKY  (LP/CD)
Agile, Mobile And Hostile / I Want To Be Your Favorite Pair Of Pajamas / Bonin' / Through It All / Looking Down At You-Looking Up At Me / Bring Me Back My Car Unstripped / Car With The Star / Pussy Stank / Only Black Man In South Dakota / Let Me Put It In / Country & Western Song / Everybody Knew
-- Japanese edition: P-Vine PCD-5488, 1999 --
1998 US
BLOODSHOT CD 048 ANDRE WILLIAMS & THE SADIES: RED DIRT  (CD)
Hey Truckers / Busted / She's A Bag Of Potato Chips / I Can Tell / (Pardon Me) I've Got Someone To Kill / Weapon Of Mass Destruction / Easy On The Eyes / I'm An Old, Old Man (Tryin' To Live While... / Tramp Trail / Psycho / I Understand (Do You) / Old John / Queen Of The World / My Sister Stole My Woman
-- Dutch LP edition: Sonic Rendezvous SR 9901, 2000 (limited edition of 1,000, different cover artwork) --
1999 US
NEST OF VIPERS - (no #) ANDRE WILLIAMS & THE SADIES: HOT AS HELL  (LP, bootleg)
Surfin' In Country Hell / Alleluia / Proud Mary / I Can Tell / Car With The Star / She's Allright / I Wanna Be Your Favorite Pair Of Pajamas / Jail Bait / Agile, Mobile, Hostile / Tell Me Why / Ride, Sally, Ride (=Mustang Sally) / Let Me Put It In (Your Pussy Is Gut)
(recorded live at Roskilde Festival, Denmark, 1999, limited edition 500 copies yellow vinyl, more copies on white/brown vinyl)
1999
IN THE RED ITR 065 IS THE BLACK GODFATHER ADVANCE PROMO  (CD)
The Black Godfather / You Got It And I Want It / Shake A Tailfeather / Hit Squad / "Andre Live In Europe" (Jailbait-Bacon Fat)
(released with a plain white envelope-like package with a silver sticker on it)
2000 US
IN THE RED ITR 065 IS THE BLACK GODFATHER  (LP/CD)
Intro (sample from Boss Hog's Daddy Sez) / The Black Godfather / Whip The Booty / Whatcha Gonna Do / Sling That Thing / The Dealer, The Peeler And The Stealer / Freak Blues / You Got It And I Want It / Nasty Women / I Hate Cha / Montana Slim / I Wanna Go Back To Mexico / Can't Find My Mind / Jailhouse Blues* / Fire In The Hole*** / Hit Squad*** / Shake A Tail Feather** / Dictionary People**
(personnel: Andre Williams:vcl, Jim Diamond:bs, Steve MacKay:sax, Pat Pantano:dms, Brother John Sellers:bs, Jack Oblivian & Impala, the Compulsive Gamblers:bckgr.vcls, Russell Simins:dms, Judah Bauer:gtr, Brian Waters:gtr, Greg Oblivian & the Tip Tops, Tom Shannon:gtr, Dirtbombs:bckgr.vcls, Dave Shannon:gtr)
-- Japanese edition: P-Vine PCD-23027, 2000/Australian edition: Genie LAMPCD 001, 2000 (*=on Australian edition only, **=on Japanese edition only, ***=on Australian and Japanese edition only) --
2000 US
NORTON CED 288 BAIT & SWITCH  (CD)
Detroit Michigan / Get This Love Off My Mind / I Ain't Guilty (with Rudy Ray Moore) / Bait And Switch / Put That Skillet Away / Sling It Bang It And Give It Cab Fare Home / Soul Brother In Heaven And Hell / It's Gonna Work Out Fine (with Ronnie Spector) / Your Stuff Ain't The Same (only on cd version) / The Lie / Head First / Open Your Eyes / Hey Country Girl / Bigger Than Greed Or Need / Sent Up / Burning The Roses
2001 US
NORTON ED/CED 299 ANDRE WILLIAMS & GREEN HORNET: HOLLAND SHUFFLE  (LP/CD)
Agile, Mobile & Hostile / You Got It And I Want It / I Can Tell / Shake A Tail Feather / I Wanna Be Your Favorite Pair Of Pajamas / Car With The Star / I Don't Know Why / Pussy Stank / Get This Love Off My Mind / Jail Bait / Hallelujah
(recorded live at Vera, Groningen, Holland, Dec. 19, 2001)
2003 US
BLACK ROSE BR-1027 RHYTHM & BLUES!  (CD)
She Don't Eat Meat / Honest I Do / Shake A Tailfeather / Rock Me Baby / Just Because Of A Kiss / Hallelujah / Night Time Is The Right Time / I Hear You Knockin' / Tell Her For Me / I'm A Man / Blue Monday / Boston
2004 US
SOUL-TAY-SHUS STS LP 6361 RED BEANS & BISCUITS  (LP)
Bo Hog Stomp / Can You Deal With That / Andre's Jam (take 1)* / If I Didn't Love You / Andre's Fender Rhodes Groove* / Galloping Guitar* / Pass The Biscuits '67* / I'm The Rock / Andre's Thang* / I Miss You So / Daniel Boone / Baby Baby Oh Baby
(*=previously unissued)
2004 US
PRAVDA RECORDS PR 6383 ANDRE WILLIAMS & THE DIPLOMATS OF SOLID SOUND: APHRODISIAC  (LP/CD)
Hold Up / Do You Remember / I'm Not Worthy / Prove It To Me / I Don't Need Mary (Juana) / Three Sisters / Uptown Hustle / Chrysler 300 / Thunder Thighs / I Can See
-- Spanish edition: VampiSoul VAMPI LP/VAMPI CD 084, 2006 --
2006 US
BLOODSHOT BS 155 ANDRE WILLIAMS & THE NEW ORLEANS HELLHOUNDS: CAN YOU DEAL WITH IT?  (CD)
Can You Deal With It? / Herr Ya Dance / Never Had A Problem / Pray For You Daughter / If You Leave Me / Rosalie / If It Wasn't For You / Your Woman / Can't Take 'Em Off
(feat. Andre Williams:vcl, Ryan Scully:gtr/vcl, Bailey Smith:gtr/vcl, Quinton:org, Josh Cohen:sax, Klint Merdgen:sax, Rick Hukill:tb, Steve Calandra:bs/vcl/cowbell, Mike Andrepont:dms, Romona King:vcl)
2008 US
BLOODSHOT BS 171 THAT'S ALL I NEED  (LP/CD)
My Time Will Come / America / That's All I Need / Just Call Me / Tricks / When Love Shoots You In The Foot / Cigarettes And My Old Lady / There Ain't No Such Thing As Good Dope / Too Light To Fight / Amends
2010 US
ALIVE NATURALSOUND ALIVE 0135 LIFE  (LP/CD, digipak)
Stuck In The Middle / But'n / Don't Kick My Dog / Blame It On Obama / Heels / Beep Beep Beep / It's Only You That I Love / Money Ain't Got No Loyalty / Shake A Tail Feather / Ty The Fly
(feat. Andre Williams:vcl, Matthew Smith:gtr/tp/pno/prg/synth/bckgr.vcls, Dave Shettler:synth/dms/drum machine, Jim Diamond:bs, Colleen Burke & Annie R.:bckgr.vcls)
2012 US
YEP ROC YEP-2269/CDYEP2269 ANDRE WILLIAMS & THE SADIES: NIGHT & DAY  (LP/CD)
I Gotta Get Shorty Out Of Jail / America (You Say "A Change Is Gonna Come") / The Seventy Year Old / Your Old Lady / Bored / Mississippi & Joliet / I Thank God / Don't Take It / One-Eyed Jack / Hey Baby! / I'll Do Most Anything For You / That's My Desire / Me & My Dog
(feat. Andre Williams:vcl, Jon Spencer:ac.gtr/perc, Guitar Danny Kroha:gtr/hca, Jon Langford:gtr, Matt Verta-Ray:gtr, Jon Langford:bckgr.vcls, Kelly Hogan:bckgr.vcls, Sally Timms:bckgr.vcls)
-- cd edition: Outside Music 623339907927, 2012 CAN --
2012 US
BLOODSHOT BS 185 ANDRE WILLIAMS: HOODS AND SHADES  (LP/CD)
Dirt / A Good Day To Feel Bad / I've Got Money On My Mind / Hoods And Shades / Jaw Dropper / Hu-matic Man / Mojo Hannah / Swamp Dogg's Hot Spot / Gimme
2012 US




COLLECTIONS

FORTUNE FLP 8019 JAIL BAIT  (LP, bootleg)
Jail Bait / Tossin' And Turnin' And Burnin' All Up Inside / Just Because / Going Down To Tia Juana / You Know I Can't Refuse / I Wanna Know Why / The Greasy Chicken / I Just Wanna Little Love, Love, Lovin' / Is It True? / My Last Dance With You / I'm Movin' On / It's All Over
1984 US
FORTUNE LP 1 BACON FAT  (LP)
Bacon Fat / Jail Bait / Going Down To Tia Juana / (M M M M Andre Williams Is) M-M-Movin' / Don't Touch / Is It True / Pass The Bicuits Please / The Greasy Chicken / Pulling Time / Mean Jean / Tossin' & Turnin' & Burnin' All Up Inside / Weekend Man / You Know I Can't Refuse / Put A Chain On It
-- 2 different editions exist; one features all 14 songs as listed on tracklist, and the other features only 12 tracks not including 'Pass The Biscuits Please' and 'Put A Chain On It'. --
1986 US
REVOLVO RV 284503 MR. RHYTHM IS BACK  (CD)
Sweet Little Pussycat / Loose Juice / You Got It And I Want It / I Can't Stop Crying / Pearl Time / Soul Groove / Soul Party A Go Go / Hard Hustling / Humpin', Bumpin' & Thumpin' / It's Gonna Be Fine In '69 / Do The Popcorn / Mrs. Mother U.S.A. / Girdle Up (vocal) / Girdle Up (instr.) / Rib Tibs Part 1-2 / Cadillac Jack / Bacon Fat '86 / Just Because Of A Kiss '86 / Please Give Me A Chance / I Still Love You (alt. version) / The Stroke / The African Twist (Uhuru) / I'm Movin' On / I Just Want A Little Love, Love, Love, Lovin'
1994 UK
REGENCY RR 118 MR. RHYTHM  (CD)
Bacon Fat / Jail Bait / Mozelle / The Greasy Chicken / Going Down To Tio Joana / Jailhouse Blues / Don't Touch / My Tears / Just Want Little Lovin' / Georgia Mae Is Moving / Andre Williams Is Moving / Pulling Time / Mean Jean / Pass The Biscuits Please / I Wanna Know Why / I'm All For You / Hey Country Girl / Come On Baby / Just Because Of A Kiss / Bobby Jean / Put A Chain On It / Is It True? / My Last Dance With You / I Still Love You / Tossin' & Turnin' / You Are My Sunshine / Just Because
(1957-59 Fortune recordings)
-- reissue: Eagle EA-R 90124, 1997 GER --
1996 CAN
SOUL-TAY-SHUS/SEQUENCE STS LP 6345 RIB TIPS & PIG SNOOTS - RARE & UNRELEASED AU-GO-GO SOUL, 1965-1971  (LP)
Jivin' Around / Bassology / Rib Tips (Pts. 1-2) / Hard Hustling / You Got It And I Want It / Soul Party A-Go-Go / Do It (vocal) / Do It (instr.) / Pearl Time / Soul Groove / Pig Snoots (Pts 1-2) / Loose Juice / I Heard It Through The Grapevine / Sweet Little Pussycat / Black Bull / Chicken Thighs
2000 US
SOUL-TAY-SHUS/TUFF CITY STS CD 6345 RIB TIPS & PIG SNOOTS - RARE & UNRELEASED AU-GO-GO SOUL, 1965-1971  (CD)
Jivin' Around (take 1) / Rib Tips, Pts 1-2 / You Got It And I Want It / Do It (take 1) / Pearl Time / Pig Snoots, Pts 1-2 / I Heard It Through The Grapevine / Bassology (alt. take) / Hard Hustling / Soul Party A-Go-Go / Do It (take 2) / Soul Groove / Loose Juice / Sweet Little Pussy Cat / Black Bull / Chicken Thighs / Jivin' Around (take 2) / I Wake Up Crying / Christmas Wish
2000 US
SOUL-TAY-SHUS/TUFF CITY STS LP/CD 6349 ANDRE WILLIAMS' VELVET HAMMER: WHIP YOUR BOOTY! - RARE & UNRELEASED SOUL FUNK & DANCE JAMS 1967-1977  (LP/CD)
Call Me / Man To Woman, Woman To Man / There's A Party / Whip Your Booty / I Betcha Gonna Like It / Vow / Happy (Is My Life) / I Don't Need Mary (Juana) / Impossible / I Wanna Be Your Show / (I'll Do) Anything You Want Me To / Velvet Groove: Red / Velvet Groove: Blue
2001 US
DETROIT LP 1958 DETROIT GREASE, VOL.1  (LP)
Andre Williams & the Don Juans: Going Down To Tijuana / Andre Williams & the Don Juans: Pulling Time / The Five Dollars: You Know I Can't Refuse / The Five Dollars: So Strange / Andre Williams (Mr Rhythm) with the Joe Weaver Orchestra: Mozelle / Andre Williams (Mr Rhythm) with the Joe Weaver Orchestra: Just Want A Little Llvin' / Andre Williams & the Don Juans: Bobbie Jean / Andre Williams & the Don Juans: It's All Over / Andre Williams & his New Group: Bacon Fat / The Five Dollars: Weekend Man / The Five Thrills: Feel So Good / Andre Williams & his New Group: Just Because Of A Kiss / Andre Williams & his New Group: Mean Jean / Andre Williams & his New Group: You Are My Sunshine / Andre Williams (Mr Rhythm) with the Charlie Morris Orch.: Jail Bait / Andre Williams (Mr Rhythm) with the Charlie Morris Orch.: My Tears / The Five Dollars feat. Little Eddie: How To Do The Bacon Fat
2002 US
DETROIT LP 1959 DETROIT GREASE, VOL.2  (LP)
Andre Williams with the Ted Walker Orchestra & Gino Purifoy: The Greasy Chicken / Andre Williams with the Ted Walker Orchestra & Gino Purifoy: Come On Baby / Andre Williams with the Gino Parks Quartet: Pass The Biscuits Please / Andre Williams with the Gino Parks Quartet: Don't Touch / Andre Williams: I'm Movin' On (unissued 1957 recording) / Andre Williams: Is It True (unissued 1957 recording) / Andre Williams with the Don Juans: My Last Dance With You / Andre Williams with the Don Juans: Hey Country Girl / Andre Williams with the Five Dollars: Mmm Andre Williams Is Mmmovin' / Andre Williams with Gino Parks: Georgia May Is Movin' / Andre Williams: I Wanna Know Why (unissued 1957 recording) / Andre Williams & Gino Parks: Put A Chain On It / Andre Williams & Gino Parks: I'm All For You / Andre Williams: Tossin' And Turnin' And Burnin' It All Up Inside (unissued 1959 recording) / Andre (Bacon Fat) Williams with the Inspirations: Jailhouse Blues / Andre (Bacon Fat) Williams with the Inspirations: I Still Love You
2002 US
DETROIT LP 1960 DETROIT SOUL, VOL.3  (LP)
Sweet Little Pussycat / Loose Juice / You Got It I Want It / I Can't Stop Cryin' / Pearl Time / Soul Groove / Humpin', Bumpin' & Thumpin' / The Stroke / Do It! Pt.1 / Shake A Tailfeather (by The Five Du-Tones) / Sugar Daddy (by The Du-ettes) / Do The Popcorn / It's Gonna Be Fine In '69 / Girdle Up (vocal) / Girdle Up (instrumental) / Rib Tip's, Pt.1 / The Concentration (by Johnny Sayles) / Divorce Court (by The Five Du-Tones)
2002 US
DETROIT LP 1961 DETROIT SOUL, VOL.4  (LP)
Jo Ann Garrett & Andre: A Rockin' Good Way / J.J. Barnes: I Ain't Gonna Do It / Natural Bridge Bunch: Pig Snoots, Pt.1 / Natural Bridge Bunch: Pig Snoots, Pt.2 / Ray Scott: Lily White Mama, Jet Black Dad / Ray Scott: The Prayer / Jomo (=Andre Williams): Uhuru (African Twist) / Jomo (=Andre Williams): Hangin' Out / Sir Mack Rice: Mustang Sally / The Dramatics: Inky Dinky Wang Dang Doo / Andre Williams: Chicken Thighs / Sir Mack Rice: Daddy's Home To Stay / Jeanette Williams: Hound Dog / Jeanette Williams: Stuff / Bull & The Matadors: The Funky Judge / Bull & The Matadors: The Funky Judge (instrumental) / Mary Wells: Oh Little Boy
2002 US
VAMPISOUL VAMPI LP/CD 073 MOVIN' ON WITH ANDRE WILLIAMS - GREASY & EXPLICIT SOUL MOVERS 1956 TO 1970  (2-LP/CD)
Bacon Fat / I Just Want A Little Lovin' / The Greasy Chicken / Jail Bait / (M M M M Andre Williams Is) M-M-Movin' / I'm Movin' On / Bassology / Jivin' Around / Black Bull / Loose Juice / Sweet Little Pussycat / Rib Tips (Parts 1 & 2) / Soul Party A Go-Go / Soul Groove / (Uhuru) African Twist / Chicken Thighs / Hard Hustling / Humpin' Bumpin' And Thumpin' / The Stroke / You Got It, I Want It / Cadillac Jack / I Heard It Through The Grapevine / Do It / Gridle Up (vocal) / It's Gonna Be Fine In '69 / Do The Popcorn / I Wanna Be Your Show / Andre's Thang
2006 SPA




GUEST APPEARANCES / ALBUMS

WARNER BROS. 3482 FUNKADELIC: ELECTRIC SPANKING OF WAR BABIES  (LP)
Electric Spanking Of War Babies / Electro-Cuties / Funk Gets Stronger, Pt. 1 / Brettino's Bounce / Funk Gets Stronger - She Loves You / Shockwaves / Oh, I / Icka Prick / Icka Prick
(some tracks feat. Andre Williams on vocals)
-- reissues: Priority LP/CD 53874, 1993/JVC Japan 61077, 2000/Capitol CD 39376/Get Back LP 8023, 2003 --
1980 US
REGENCY RR 114 THE FIVE DOLLARS: MOTOR CITY DETROIT DOOWOPS  (CD)
Harmony Of Love (the 5 Dollars) / My Baby-O (the 5 Dollars) / Yellow Moon / Bacon Fat (Andre Williams & his New Group) / How To Do The Bacon Fat (the 5 Dollars) / You Know I Can't Refuse (the 5 Dollars) / It's All Over (Andre Williams & the Don Juans) / So Strange (the 5 Dollars) / Going Down To Tia Juana (Andre Williams & the Don Juans) / You Fool (the 5 Dollars) / Doctor Baby (the 5 Dollars) / Come On Baby (Andre Williams & the Don Juans / Andre Williams, Mr. Rhythm, with the Ted Walker Orch. & Gino Purifoy) / Weekend Man (Andre Williams & the 5 Dollars) / My Mama Said / Moving On (Andre Williams?) / I Will Wait (the 5 Dollars) / Going Down To Tia Juana (outtake) (Andre Williams & the Don Juans) / The Bells / Hard Working Man (the 5 Dollars) / Pulling Time (Andre Williams & the Don Juans) / You Are My Sunshine (Andre Williams & the Don Juans) / That's The Way It Goes (the 5 Dollars) / Just Because Of A Kiss (Andre Williams & his New Group)
(1955-59 Fortune recordings)
199? CAN
REGENCY RR 124 JOE WEAVER & HIS BLUE NOTE ORCH.: BABY I LOVE YOU SO  (CD)
Andre Williams & the Don Juans: I Wanna Know Why / Andre Williams: Jailhouse Blues / I Still Love You
1997 CAN
MATADOR ? JON SPENCER BLUES EXPLOSION: XTRA ACME USA  (CD)
Lap Dance (feat. Andre Williams on vocals)
1999 US
CHARLY 23 FUNKADELIC: COMPLETE RECORDINGS 1976-81  (CD)
Electric Spanking Of War Babies / Electro-Cuties / Funk Gets Stronger, Pt.1 / Brettino's Bounce / Funk Gets Stronger / Shockwaves / Oh, I / Icka Prick
(some of these tracks originally released on '80 Funkadelic LP feature Andre Williams on vocals)
2000 UK




COMPILATIONS

FORTUNE LP 8011 V/A: FORTUNE'S TREASURE CHEST OF HITS  (LP)
The Five Dollars: Harmony Of Love / Andre Williams with Gino Parks: My Tears
1961 US
FORTUNE LP 8016 NOLAN STRONG & THE DIABLOS/THE FIVE DOLLARS: FROM THE BEGINNING TO NOW  (LP)
The Five Dollars: The Bells / Weekend Man / I Will Wait / Dr. Baby / That's The Way It Goes
-- Note: reissued in 1984 with the original serial number --
1963 US
CHESS CHDJ-2 V/A: CHESS BLUE CHIP SERIES, VOL.2  (LP)
The Stroke
1971 US
BORN BAD BB 0003 V/A: BORN BAD, VOL.3  (LP/CD)
Bacon Fat / Jail Bait
1986/1998 UK
BEWARE CD 002 V/A: WAVY GRAVY 2 - PSYCHO SERENADE  (CD)
The Greasy Chicken
199? US
VALMOR 1369 V/A: JOOK BLOCK BUSTERS, VOL.1  (LP)
(Mmmm-Andre Williams Is) Movin'
199? US
VALMOR 8369 V/A: JOOK BLOCK BUSTERS, VOL.1  (CD)
(Mmmm-Andre Williams Is) Movin'
199? US
VALMOR 8351 V/A: JOOK BLOCK BUSTERS, VOL.2  (LP/CD)
Please Pass The Biscuits
199? US
SONY/COLUMBIA CD 37649 V/A: THE OKEH RHYTHM & BLUES STORY  (3-CD)
Bacon Fat
199? US
CRYPT/STRIP CR-ST LP-004 V/A: LAS VEGAS GRIND, VOL.4  (LP)
Sweet Little Pussycat
199? GER
CRYPT CR-ST-00304 V/A: LAS VEGAS GRIND, VOL.2  (CD)
Sweet Little Pussycat
199? GER
POW-S-4002 V/A: POW CITY! - FABULOUS SHAKERS SOUL PARTY  (LP/CD)
The Stroke
19?? BEL
GET IT-S-4003 V/A: THE GET IT  (LP/CD)
Humpin', Bumpin' & Thumpin'
19?? BEL
REVOLVO 284504 V/A: MR. RHYTHM PRESENTS  (CD)
Pearl Time / Loose Juice
1994 UK
FLAME 017 V/A: DESPERATE ROCK'N'ROLL, VOL.17  (LP)
Mean Jean
1995 UK
FUNKY FINGER CR-FF6771 LP/67-71 V/A: INTRODUCIN' A BAD MUTHA... SHAFTMAN! (COME WITH SHAFTMAN TO SOULTOWN)  (LP + 7")
Rutabaga: String's Gonna Get You
-- also an unlabeled cd edition issued in the late 1990's --
1996 US
ST. GEORGE 7708 V/A: ROCKIN' AFTER MIDNIGHT  (CD)
Andre Williams Fatback Band: Smoke Daddy Johnson
1998 US
MCA/UNIVERSAL 380596-2 V/A: THE CHESS STORY 1947-1975  (15-CD)
Cadillac Jack
1999 US
P-VINE PCD-5486 V/A: KILLED BY THE BLUES  (CD)
Bonin' / LA Blues 2000
1999 JPN
P-VINE PCD-5489 V/A: I HATE MUSIC CD  (CD)
I Wanna Be Your Favorite Pair Of Pajamas
1999 JPN
BLOODSHOT BS 060 V/A: DOWN TO THE PROMISED LAND  (CD)
Milk And Scissors
2000 US
MANIFESTO MFO 42101-2 V/A: NEW COAT OF PAINT - SONGS OF TOM WAITS  (CD)
Pasties And A G-String
2000 US
MASKED SUPERSTAR RECORDINGS MSR 001 V/A: THE LAS VEGAS SHAKEDOWN!  (CD)
Shake A Tail Feather
2000 US
HOT DOG 7052 V/A: DELICIOUS DOO-WOP AND TASTY TREATS, VOL.2  (CD)
The Five Dollars: How To Do The Bacon Fat
2000 US
SOUNDS OF SOUL 2001 V/A: LOST DEEP SOUL TREASURES, VOL.5  (CD)
I Can't Stop Crying
2001
ACE CDCHD 840 V/A: LAND OF 1000 DANCES 1956-1966, VOL.2  (CD)
Bacon Fat
2002 UK
STCTU-001 V/A: SONGS THE CRAMPS TAUGHT US, VOL.1  (CD)
Bacon Fat
2002 US?
JAGUAR #5001 V/A: THE JAGUAR RECORDS STORY  (CD)
Lee Thomas & The Don Juans (feat. Andre Williams?): Yum Yum / Joe Weaver & The Don Juans (feat. Andre Williams?): Baby You Don't Care
2002
PAST PERFECT 220256-325 V/A: RHYTHM & BLUES GOES ROCK & ROLL, VOL.2  (15-CD)
The Five Dollars: How To Do The Bacon Fat
2002 GER
MOONSHINE CD-50 V/A: SOULIN', VOL.1  (CD)
Rib Tip's (Parts 1 & 2)
200? HOL
NORTON CED 317 V/A: GET IN THE GROOVE  (CD)
Going Down To Tijuana / I Wanna Know Why / Night Time Is The Right Time (with Bettye Lavette and Nathaniel Mayer) / Tailfeather Finale (with King Coleman, Bettye Lavette, Nathaniel Mayer, the Mighty Hannibal, Rudy Ray Moore, Barrence Whitfield, the Great Gaylord, Lonnie Youngblood and the Soul Shakers)
(recorded live at Norton Records' Rhythm And Blues and Soul Spectacular, Brooklyn, NY on December 13, 2003)
2005 US
BEAR FAMILY BCD 16712 AS V/A: BLOWING THE FUSE, VOL.13 - 31 &B CLASSICS THAT ROCKED THE JUKEBOX IN 1957  (CD)
Jailbait
2006 GER
EL TORO R&B 113 V/A: AI! SI! SI! MAMBO AND LATIN FLAVOURED RHYTHM & BLUES  (CD)
Andre Williams & The Don Juans: Going Down To Tia Juana
2009 SPA
THE WIND 002 V/A: DADDY ROCKING STRONG - A TRIBUTE TO NOLAN STRONG AND THE DIABLOS  (LP)
Andre Williams & The A-Bones: The Way You Dog Me Around
2010 US


                                                      

© Compiled by Pete Hoppula

Acknowledgments: Pasi Lehtomaa | Juhani Laikkoja

Published sources: Goldmine Price Guide To 45 Rpm Records (Tim Neely, 2003) | Goldmine Standard Catalog Of Rhythm & Blues Records (Tim Neely, 2002) | The Billboard Book Of American Singing Groups - A History 1940-1990 (Jay Warner, 1992) | Billboard Top R&B Singles (Joel Whitburn, 1988) | Billboard Top 100 Singles (Joel Whitburn, 1994) | Blues News 3/1989, Kicks #6 (1988)

Online sources: www.allmusic.com | www.recordmaster.com | www.ebay.com | www.gemm.com | www.musicstack.com | www.globaldogproductions.info | www.vampisoul.com | www.munster-records.com | www.grunnenrocks.nl/label/m/munster.htm | www.grunnenrocks.nl/label/v/vampisoul.htm | www.bloodshotrecords.com | en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andre_Williams | www.discogs.com/artist/Andre+Williams+%282%29 | www.alive-totalenergy.com | rateyourmusic.com/artist/rutabaga

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