BOBBIE GENTRY





NORTH-AMERICAN SINGLES

TITAN 1736 JODY REYNOLDS AND BOBBIE GENTRY (a) / BOBBIE GENTRY AND JODY REYNOLDS (b)Stranger In The Mirror / Requiem For Love
(Note: recorded already in 1963 but not released until 1966?)
1966
CAPITOL 5950 BOBBIE GENTRYOde To Billie Joe / Mississippi Delta
(a-side Billboard/pop #1 & Billboard/c&w #17)
1967
CAPITOL 5992 BOBBIE GENTRYI Saw An Angel Die / Poppa, Won't 'Cha Let Me Go To Town With You1967
CAPITOL 2044 (p/s) BOBBIE GENTRYOkolona River Bottom Band / Penduli, Pendulum
(a-side Billboard/pop #54)
1967
CAPITOL 2147 BOBBIE GENTRYCourt Yard / Louisiana Man
(b-side Billboard/pop #100 & Billboard/c&w #72)
1968
CAPITOL 2295 BOBBIE GENTRYHushabye Mountain / Sweet Peony1968
CAPITOL 2321 GLEN CAMPBELL WITH BOBBIE GENTRYMorning Glory / Less Of Me
(a-side Billboard/pop #74 & b-side Billboard/c&w #44)
10/1968
CAPITOL 2387 GLEN CAMPBELL WITH BOBBIE GENTRYLittle Green Apples / Let It Be Me
(b-side Billboard/pop #36 & Billboard/c&w #14)
1/1969
CAPITOL 2501 BOBBIE GENTRYCasket Vignette / Touch 'Em With Love1969
CAPITOL 2675 BOBBIE GENTRYFancy / Court Yard
(a-side Billboard/pop #31 & Billboard/c&w #26)
1969
CAPITOL 2745 GLEN CAMPBELL WITH BOBBIE GENTRYAll I Have To Do Is Dream / Less Of Me
(a-side Billboard/pop #27 & Billboard/c&w #6)
2/1970
CAPITOL 2788 BOBBIE GENTRYHe Made A Woman Out Of Me / Billy The Kid
(a-side Billboard/pop #71)
1970
CAPITOL 2849 BOBBIE GENTRYApartment Twenty-One / Seasons Come, Seasons Go
(a-side Billboard/pop #81)
1970
CAPITOL 3071 BOBBIE GENTRYBut I Can't Get Back / Marigolds And Tangerines1971
CAPITOL 3413 (p/s) BOBBIE GENTRYGirl From Cincinnati / You And Me Together1972
BRUNSWICK 55517 BOBBIE GENTRYAnother Place, Another Time / I Think I'll Cry Out Loud1975
CAPITOL 4294 BOBBIE GENTRYOde To Billie Joe / Mississippi Delta
(reissue of '67 recording, a-side Billboard/pop #54)
1976
WARNER BROS. 8210 (p/s)  BOBBIE GENTRYOde To Billie Joe (Main Title) / (b-side by Michel Legrand: There'll Be A Time)
(new version for the movie soundtrack, a-side Billboard/pop #65)
1976
WARNER BROS. 8532 BOBBIE GENTRYHe Did Me Wrong But He Did It Right / Steal Away1978




NON-AMERICAN SINGLES

CAPITOL CL 15511 BOBBIE GENTRYOde To Billie Joe / Mississippi Delta
(a-side British Top 50 Chart #13)
1967 UK
CAPITOL F 5950 (p/s) BOBBIE GENTRYOde To Billie Joe / Mississippi Delta1967 SWE
CAPITOL/EMI-PATHÉ MARCONI CLF 5950 BOBBIE GENTRYOde To Billie Joe / Mississippi Delta1967 FRA
CAPITOL JCL 331 BOBBIE GENTRYOde To Billie Joe / Mississippi Delta1967 S-AFR
CAPITOL CL 15606 BOBBIE GENTRYI'll Never Fall In Love Again / Ace Insurance Man
(a-side British Top 50 Chart #1)
1969 UK
CAPITOL CL 15606 (p/s) BOBBIE GENTRYI'll Never Fall In Love Again / Ace Insurance Man1969 DEN
CAPITOL 80.007 (p/s) GLEN CAMPBELL WITH BOBBIE GENTRYLittle Green Apples / Let It Be Me1969 FRA
CAPITOL CL 15619 GLEN CAMPBELL WITH BOBBIE GENTRY All I Have To Do Is Dream / Less Of Me
(a-side British Top 50 Chart #1)
1969 UK
CAPITOL CL 15619 (p/s) BOBBIE GENTRY AND GLEN CAMPBELL All I Have To Do Is Dream / Walk Right Back1969 SWE
CAPITOL CL 15626 BOBBIE GENTRYRaindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head / Seasons Come, Seasons Go
(a-side British Top 50 Chart #40)
1969 UK
CAPITOL CL 15626 (p/s) BOBBIE GENTRYRaindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head / Seasons Come, Seasons Go1969 DEN
CAPITOL 5C 006.80167M (p/s)  BOBBIE GENTRYI'll Never Fall In Love Again / Ace Insurance Man1969 HOL 
CAPITOL CR 2411 (p/s)  BOBBIE GENTRYI'll Never Fall In Love Again / Son Of A Preacher Man19?? JPN
CAPITOL CR2L 610 (p/s)  BOBBIE GENTRYApartment 21 / Seasons Come Seasons Go19?? JPN




ALBUMS

CAPITOL T/ST-2830 ODE TO BILLIE JOE  (LP)
Lazy Willie / Sunday Best / Papa Won't You Let Me Go To Town With You / Chickasaw County Child / Mississippi Delta / Ode To Billie Joe / An Angel Died (as "I Saw An Angel Die" on record label) / Hurry, Tuesday Child / Niki Hoeky / Bugs
-- UK edition: Capitol T/ST-2830, 1967/German edition: EMI DISC C 048-50718, 1967 with different song order/reissue: Capitol SM-2830 --
6/1967 US
CAPITOL ST-2842 THE DELTA SWEETE  (LP)
Okolona River Bottom Band / Big Boss Man / Reunion / Parchman Farm / Mornin' Glory / Sermon / Tobacco Road / Penduli Pendulum / Jessye' Lisabeth / Refractions / Louisiana Man / Courtyard
-- UK edition: Capitol T/ST-2842, 1968; reissued as "Tobacco Road", Capitol SF-706, 1971 without tracks "Big Boss Man" and "Parchman Farm" --
4/1968 US
68 EMI RECORDS LIMITED/MUSIC FOR PLEASURE MFP-50006 WAY DOWN SOUTH  (LP)
Okolona River Bottom Band / Big Boss Man / Reunion / Parchman Farm / Mornin' Glory / Sermon / Tobacco Road / Penduli Pendulum / Jessye' Lisabeth / Refractions / Louisiana Man / Courtyard
1968 UK
CAPITOL ST-2964 LOCAL GENTRY  (LP)
Sweete Peony / Casket Vignette / Come Away Melinda / Fool On The Hill / Papa's Medicine Show / Ace Insurance Man / Recollection / Sittin' Pretty / Eleanor Rigby / Peaceful / Here, There And Everwhere
-- UK edition: EMI ST-2964, 1968/German edition: Capitol SMK 74-557; reissued as "Sittin' Pretty", Capitol/EMI SF-705, 1971 without a track "Come Away Melinda" --
10/1968 US
CAPITOL ST-2928 BOBBIE GENTRY & GLEN CAMPBELL  (LP)
Less Of Me / Little Green Apples / Gentle On My Mind / Heart To Heart Talk / My Elusive Dreams / (It's Only Your) Imagination / Mornin' Glory / Terrible Tangled Web / Sunday Mornin' / Let It Be Me / Scarborough Fair-Canticle / + cd bonus track All I Have To Do Is Dream
-- reissue: Capitol/EMI/MFP Limited MFP-5600, 1983 with different track order and the song "All I Have To Do Is Dream" has been added --
11/1968 US
CAPITOL ST-155 TOUCH 'EM WITH LOVE  (LP)
Touch 'Em With Love / Greyhound Goin' Somewhere / Natural To Be Gone / Seasons Come, Seasons Go / Glory Hallelujah, How They'll Sing / I Wouldn't Be Surprised / Son Of A Preacher Man / Where's The Playground, Johnny / I'll Never Fall In Love Again / You've Made Me So Very Happy
-- UK edition: Capitol E-T/E-ST 155, 1969 --
4/1969 US
CAPITOL SKOA-381 BOBBIE GENTRY'S GREATEST!  (LP)
Ode To Billie Joe / Mississippi Delta / Okolona River Bottom Band / Penduli Pendulum / Sweet Peony / Ace Insurance Man / Touch 'Em With Love / Glory Hallelujah, How They'll Sing / Papa's Medicine Show / Sittin' Pretty
-- reissues: Capitol SM-381, 197?/Capitol CD CDP 7 91628 2/Capitol CD C21K-91628, 1989 US --
12/1969 US
CAPITOL ST-21509 BOBBIE GENTRY'S GREATEST  (LP)
Ode To Billie Joe / Mississippi Delta / Okolona River Bottom Band / Penduli Pendulum / Sweet Peony / Tobacco Road / I'll Never Fall In Love Again / Ace Insurance Man / Touch 'Em With Love / Glory Hallelujah, How They'll Sing / Papa's Medicine Show / Sittin' Pretty / Eleanor Rigby / Fancy
1970 US
CAPITOL ST-428 FANCY  (LP)
Fancy / I'll Never Fall In Love Again / Delta Man / Something In The Way He Moves / Find 'Em, Fool 'Em And Forget 'Em / He Made A Woman Out Of Me / Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head / If You Gotta Make A Fool Of Somebody / Rainmaker / Wedding Bell Blues
-- Released in UK as "I'll Never Fall In Love Again" with different track order and 2 songs, "Billy The Kid" and "In The Ghetto" have been added. --
6/1970 US
CAPITOL/EMI ST 21609 I'LL NEVER FALL IN LOVE AGAIN  (LP)
Fancy / I'll Never Fall In Love Again / Delta Man / Something In The Way He Moves / Find 'Em, Fool 'Em And Forget 'Em / He Made A Woman Out Of Me / Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head / If You Gotta Make A Fool Of Somebody / Rainmaker / Wedding Bell Blues / Billy The Kid / In The Ghetto
-- Released in USA as "Fancy" with different track order and without "Billy The Kid" and "In The Ghetto". --
6/1970 UK
CAPITOL 5C-054.80275 BOBBIE GENTRY PORTRAIT  (LP)
Mississippi Delta / Papa Won't You Let Me Go To Town With You / Ode To Billie Joe / Sermon / Less Of Me / Sweet Peony / Mornin' Glory / Natural To Be Gone / I'll Never Fall In Love Again / Eleanor Rigby / Ace Insurance Man / Where's The Playground Johnny / Touch 'Em With Love / Greyhound Going Somewhere
1970 HOL
CAPITOL/EMI ST-494 PATCHWORK  (LP)
Benjamin / Marigolds And Tangerines / Billy The Kid / Beverly / Miss Clara-Azusa Sue / But I Can't Get Back / Jeremiah / Belinda / Mean Stepmama Blues / Your Number One Fan / Somebody Like Me / Lookin' In
1971 US
CAPITOL/EMI SF-705 SITTIN' PRETTY  (LP)
Sweete Peony / Casket Vignette / Fool On The Hill / Papa's Medicine Show / Ace Insurance Man / Recollection / Sittin' Pretty / Eleanor Rigby / Peaceful / Here, There And Everwhere
(reissue of "Local Gentry" minus a track "Come Away Melinda")
1971 US
CAPITOL SF-706 TOBACCO ROAD  (LP)
Okolona River Bottom Band / Louisiana Man / Reunion / Mornin' Glory / Sermon / Tobacco Road / Penduli Pendulum / Jessye' Lisabeth / Refractions / Courtyard
(reissue of "The Delta Sweete" with different song order and "Big Boss Man" and "Parchman Farm" not included)
1971 US
CAPITOL STBB-704 SITTIN' PRETTY/TOBACCO ROAD  (2-LP) 1971 US
CAPITOL/EMI SLAO-6715 YOUR NO.1 FAN  (LP)
Your No. 1 Fan / Seasons Come, Seasons Go / Billie The Kid / Refractions / Chickasaw County Child / Benjamin / I Saw An Angel Die / Belinda / Mornin' Glory / Fancy
1971 UK
CAPITOL/EMI/MUSIC FOR PLEASURE LIMITED MFP-5600 BOBBIE GENTRY & GLEN CAMPBELL: ALL I HAVE TO DO IS DREAM  (LP)
All I Have To Do Is Dream / Less Of Me / Gentle On My Mind / Heart To Heart Talk / Little Green Apples / My Elusive Dreams / (It's Only Your) Imagination / Mornin' Glory / Terrible Tangled Web / Sunday Mornin' / Let It Be Me / Scarborough Fair-Canticle
(reissue of "Bobbie Gentry & Glen Campbell" with different song order and "All I Have To Do Is Dream" added)
1983 UK
CURB D2-77387 BOBBIE GENTRY'S GREATEST HITS  (CD)
Ode To Billie Joe / Fancy / Okolona River Bottom Band / Mornin' Glory / Louisiana Man / Slow Cookin' / Steal Away / All I Have To Do Is Dream (with Glen Campbell) / Let It Be Me (with Glen Campbell) / Mississippi Delta / Penduli Pendulum
9/1990 US
CAPITOL/EMI/MUSIC FOR PLEASURE CDMFP 6115 THE BEST OF BOBBIE GENTRY  (CD)
Ode To Billie Joe / All I Have To Do Is Dream (with Glen Campbell) / I'll Never Fall In Love Again / Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head / Mississippi Delta / Little Green Apples (with Glen Campbell) / Natural To Be Gone / Son Of A Preacher Man / Seasons Come, Seasons Go / Gentle On My Mind (with Glen Campbell) / Touch 'Em With Love / Where's The Playground Johnny / My Elusive Dreams (with Glen Campbell) / Greyhound Goin' Somewhere / You've Made Me So Very Happy / Mornin' Glory (with Glen Campbell) / I Wouldn't Be Surprised / Ace Insurance Man / Glory Hallelujah, How They'll Sing / Let It Be Me (with Glen Campbell)
3/1994 AUS
DISKY HA-860502 BOBBIE GENTRY - THE HIT ALBUMS  (CD)
Mississippi Delta / I Saw An Angel Die / Chickasaw County Child / Sunday Best / Niki Hoeky / Papa Won't You Let Me Go To Town With You / Bugs / Hurry, Tuesday Child / Lazy Willie / Ode To Billie Joe / Less Of Me / Little Green Apples / Gentle On My Mind / Heart To Heart Talk / My Elusive Dreams / (It's Only Your) Imagination / Mornin' Glory / Terrible Tangled Web / Sunday Mornin' / Let It Be Me / Scarborough Fair-Canticle
(reissue of albums "Ode To Billie Joe" and "Bobbie Gentry & Glen Campbell")
1995 UK
COLLECTABLES CD 5862 THE GOLDEN CLASSICS OF BOBBIE GENTRY  (CD)
Mississippi Delta / I Saw An Angel Die / Chickasaw County Child / Sunday Best / Niki Hoeky / Papa Won't You Let Me Go To Town With You / Bugs / Hurry, Tuesday Child / Lazy Willie / Ode To Billie Joe / Louisiana Man / Okolona River Bottom Band / He Made A Woman Out Of Me / Fancy / Apartment 21 / All I Have To Do Is Dream (with Glen Campbell) / Let It Be Me (Je T' Appartiens) (with Glen Campbell) / Mornin' Glory (with Glen Campbell)
1/1998 US
EMI RECORDS LTD. 7243 5 27719 2 9 THE CAPITOL YEARS : ODE TO BOBBIE GENTRY  (CD)
Mississippi Delta / Fancy / Son Of A Preacher Man / Ode To Billy Joe / Touch 'Em With Love / You've Made Me So Very Happy / The Girl From Cincinatti / In The Ghetto / Hushabye Mountain / I Wouldn't Be Surprised / Apartment 21 / He Made A Woman Out Of Me / Find Em, Fool ‘Em, Forget About ‘Em / Skip Along Sam / Show Off / I'll Never Fall In Love Again / Stormy / Chickasaw County Child (or Papa, Won't You Let Me Go to Town With You) / Big Boss Man / Ace Insurance Man / Reunion
2000 UK
RAVEN 1302 AN AMERICAN QUILT 1967-1974  (CD)
Ode To Billie Joe / Mississippi Delta / I Saw An Angel Die / Okolona River Bottom Band / Mornin' Glory / Sermon / Penduli Pendulum / Jessye' Lisabeth / Refractions / Courtyard / Sweet Peony / Casket Vignette / Recollection / Sittin' Pretty / Touch 'Em With Love / I'll Never Fall In Love Again / Fancy / Apartment 21 / Benjamin / Marigolds And Tangerines / Billy The Kid / Beverly / Your Number One Fan / Somebody Like Me / Lookin' In / Another Place, Another Time
2002 AUS




COMPILATIONS & GUEST APPEARANCES

CAPITOL SM/B.F. GOODRICH SL-6996  V/A: THE CHRISTMAS SOUND OF MUSIC  (LP)
Scarlett Ribbons / Away In A Manger
-- Reissued as a collector's limited edition LP Capitol/SP SL-6643. --
1975 US
WARNER BROS. BS-2947 V/A: ODE TO BILLIE JOE (ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK)  (LP)
Ode To Billie Joe / Ode To Billie Joe (instrumental)
(soundtrack of Max Baer's film of Bobbie Gentry's "Ode To Billy Joe" with original score by Michael Legrand) 
1976 US
MAGNUM FORCE LP 066 JODY REYNOLDS: ENDLESS SLEEP  (LP)
Jody Reynolds & Bobbie Gentry: Stranger In The Mirror / Requiem For Love
1988 UK
SUNJAY SJLP 579 JODY REYNOLDS: ENDLESS SLEEP  (LP)
Jody Reynolds & Bobbie Gentry: Stranger In The Mirror / Requiem For Love
1988 SWE 
CAPITOL/CURB D2-77343 V/A: GREAT RECORDS OF THE DECADE: 1960'S  (CD)
Ode To Billie Joe
1990 US
CAPITOL/CURB D2-77355 V/A: 60'S HITS, VOL.1 - GREAT RECORDS  (CD)
Ode To Billie Joe
1990 US
SMITHSONIAN 0423 V/A: CLASSIC COUNTRY MUSIC, VOL.3  (CD)
Ode To Billie Joe
1991 US
POLYGRAM 535 190 V/A: LOOK OF LOVE : THE CLASSIC SONGS OF...  (CD)
I'll Never Fall In Love Again
1996 US
A TIME TO REMEMBER 1970 V/A: 1970 : 20 ORIGINAL CHART HITS  (CD)
Raindrops Keep Falling on My Head
1997 US
TRU-GEMS 1101 JODY REYNOLDS: ENDLESS...  (CD)
Jody Reynolds & Bobbie Gentry: Ode To Love (Requiem For Love) / Stranger In The Mirror
2000 US
EMI 5813442 V/A: LADY SINGS THE BLUES  (2-CD)
Son Of A Preacher Man
2003 AUS
CASUAL LOUPE008CD V/A: COUNTRY GOT SOUL, VOLUME TWO - WELCOME TO THE SOUTHLAND  (CD)
Fancy
2005 UK


                                                      

© Compiled by Pete Hoppula

Acknowledgments: Stephan Koenig | Rolf Rieben | Jarmo Hoppula

Published sources: Goldmine Price Guide To 45 Rpm Records (Tim Neely, 2003) | Rare Record Price Guide 2004 (Record Collector, 2002) | Billboard Top 100 Singles (Joel Whitburn, 1994) | Billboard Top Country Singles (Joel Whitburn, 1989) | Goldmine Country & Western Record Price Guide (Tim Neely, 2001) | Music Master Price Guide For Record Collectors (Nick Hamlyn, 1991) | British Hit Singles (Tim Rice-Paul Gambaccini-Jonathan Rice, 1995)

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