Dobie Gray

Dobie Gray

Real Name:
Leonard Victor Ainsworth / Lawrence Darrow Brown
Born: July 26, 1940 or 1942, either Simonton, Brookshire or Houston, Texas.
Died: December 6, 2011 in Nashville, Tennessee.

Born into a family of sharecroppers in Simonton, Texas, and greatly influenced by his Grandfather, a Baptist Minister, Dobie’s life revolved around family, the church and music. "Drift Away," still heralded as his signature tune, was written by Mentor Williams.
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Dobie Gray Discography


LPM-2001 Dobie Gray Look!(LP) Stripe Records (2) LPM-2001 US 1963 Sell This Version
CHR-M-2002, CHR-2002 Dobie Gray Sings For "In" Crowders That Go "Go-Go" (Album) Charger Records (2), Charger Records (2) CHR-M-2002, CHR-2002 US 1965 Sell This Version
MCA-371 Dobie Gray Loving Arms (Album) MCA Records MCA-371 US 1973 Sell This Version
DL7-5397 Dobie Gray Drift Away (Album) MCA Records DL7-5397 Canada 1973 Sell This Version
MCA-6050 PROMO Dobie Gray Hey Dixie (Album) MCA Records MCA-6050 PROMO Japan 1974 Sell This Version
CP 0163 Dobie Gray New Ray Of Sunshine (Album) Capricorn Records CP 0163 US 1975 Sell This Version
ML 4140 Dobie Gray Let Go(LP) Capricorn Records ML 4140 US 1977 Sell This Version
INF-9001, INF 9001 Dobie Gray Midnight Diamond (Album) Infinity Records (2) INF-9001, INF 9001 US 1978 Sell This Version
2476 138 Dobie Gray Mellow Man(LP) Capricorn Records 2476 138 Germany 1978 Sell This Version
INFC 9016 Dobie Gray Dobie Gray (Album) Infinity Records (2) INFC 9016 US 1979 Sell This Version
RBX-8102 Dobie Gray Welcome Home(LP, Album) Robox Records RBX-8102 US 1981 Sell This Version
064 24 0544 1 Dobie Gray From Where I Stand (Album) Capitol Records 064 24 0544 1 Europe 1985 Sell This Version
CLT-48051 Dobie Gray Love's Talkin' (Album) Capitol Records CLT-48051 US 1987 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

826 Dobie Gray I Can Hardly Wait / To Be Wanted(7", Single) Stripe Records (2) 826 US 1960 Sell This Version
829 Dobie Gray Delia(7", Single) Stripe Records (2) 829 US 1960 Sell This Version
831 Dobie Gray Young Boy(7", Single) Stripe Records (2) 831 US 1961 Sell This Version
1602 Dobie Gray Look At Me Cordak Records 1602 US 1962 Sell This Version
C-1605 Dobie Gray That's How You Treat A Cheater(7", Single, Promo) Cordak Records C-1605 US 1962 Sell This Version
OSS-164 Dobie Gray The "In" Crowd / Be A Man (Single) Charger Records (2) OSS-164 Australia 1964 Sell This Version
CRG-109 Dobie Gray In Hollywood (Single) Charger Records (2) CRG-109 US 1965 Sell This Version
CRG-113 Dobie Gray My Baby (Single) Charger Records (2) CRG-113 US 1965 Sell This Version
CRG-107 Dobie Gray See You At The "Go-Go" / Walk With Love (Single) Charger Records (2) CRG-107 US 1965 Sell This Version
CRG-115 Dobie Gray Out On The Floor (Single) Charger Records (2) CRG-115 US 1966 Sell This Version
5853 Dobie Gray River Deep, Mountain High Capitol Records 5853 Canada 1967 Sell This Version
PRO 4602/4603 Dobie Gray We The People Capitol Records PRO 4602/4603 US 1968 Sell This Version