Wayne Carson Thompson

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Wayne Carson Head
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American country musician, songwriter, and record producer, born in Denver, Colorado, died 20 July 2015 aged 72.

Since the 1960s he has composed an impressive string of hit records and platinum selling albums. Had his first US #1 hit record in 1966, with Eddy Arnold's Somebody Like Me. He received a Grammy Award in 1982 for Willie Nelson's recording of Always On My Mind.
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Instruments & Performance

SPS 5101 Wayne Carson Thompson - Billy Joe Thomas album art B.J. Thomas Just As Gone (as Wayne Carson) B.J. Thomas - Billy Joe Thomas (Album) Scepter Records SPS 5101 US 1972 Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

47-9622 Wayne Carson Thompson - Hurry Up Summer / It's My Face album art Della Rae Hurry Up Summer (as Wayne Thompson) Della Rae - Hurry Up Summer / It's My Face (Single) Groove (3) 47-9622 Germany 1965 Sell This Version
828R-1240 Wayne Carson Thompson - Land O' Love / If I Was King album art David And The Boys-Next-Door* If I Was King (as Wayne Thompson) and 1 more… David And The Boys-Next-Door* - Land O' Love / If I Was King(7", Single) Skipper 828R-1240 US 1965 Sell This Version
828R-1408 Wayne Carson Thompson - On My Way / I've Been In Love album art Tonky Tomson On My Way (as Wayne Thompson) and 1 more… Tonky Tomson - On My Way / I've Been In Love(7", Single) Skipper 828R-1408 US 1965 Sell This Version
47-8860 Wayne Carson Thompson - Doll House / The Man On The Street album art The Blue Things The Man On The Street (as W. Carson) The Blue Things - Doll House / The Man On The Street(7", Single, Promo) RCA Victor 47-8860 US 1966 Sell This Version
47-8965 Wayne Carson Thompson - Somebody Like Me album art Eddy Arnold Somebody Like Me (as Wayne Thompson) Eddy Arnold - Somebody Like Me (Single) RCA Victor 47-8965 US 1966 Sell This Version
LSP 3715 Wayne Carson Thompson - Somebody Like Me album art Eddy Arnold Somebody Like Me Eddy Arnold - Somebody Like Me (Album) RCA Victor LSP 3715 US 1966 Sell This Version
907 Wayne Carson Thompson - I've Been In Love Before / Follow Your Heart album art David Kerr (2) I've Been In Love Before (as Wayne Thompson) David Kerr (2) - I've Been In Love Before / Follow Your Heart(7", Single, Mono) Sidewalk (2) 907 US 1966 Sell This Version
LPM-3603 Wayne Carson Thompson - The Blue Things album art The Blue Things The Man On The Street (as W. Carson) The Blue Things - The Blue Things (Album) RCA Victor LPM-3603 US 1966 Sell This Version
47-9038 Wayne Carson Thompson - Your Baby's Got A Brand New Baby album art Della Rae The Youngest Old Fool (as W. Thompson) Della Rae - Your Baby's Got A Brand New Baby RCA Victor 47-9038 US 1966 Sell This Version
SE-4391 Wayne Carson Thompson - Country Shadows album art Hank Williams, Jr.* In The First Place (as W. Thompson) Hank Williams, Jr.* - Country Shadows (Album) MGM Records SE-4391 US 1966 Sell This Version
45-LON-1010 Wayne Carson Thompson - If I Gave You My Love / I Feel album art Sam's Friends If I Gave You My Love (as E. G. Thompson) Sam's Friends - If I Gave You My Love / I Feel(7", Single, Promo) London Records 45-LON-1010 US 1966 Sell This Version
E 4455(C), E 4455 Wayne Carson Thompson - Single Girl album art Sandy Posey Shattered (as W.C. Thompson) Sandy Posey - Single Girl (Album) MGM Records E 4455(C), E 4455 Canada 1966 Sell This Version
828R-0773 Wayne Carson Thompson - What You Never Had / Night Train album art Lewie And The 7 Days What You Never Had (as Wayne Thomson) Lewie And The 7 Days - What You Never Had / Night Train(7", Single) Skipper 828R-0773 US 1966 Sell This Version
SMC 74 374 Wayne Carson Thompson - Hammond Explosion album art "Hot Fingers" Jackson And His Soul Organ-Isation The Letter (as Wayne Carson - Thompson) "Hot Fingers" Jackson And His Soul Organ-Isation - Hammond Explosion(LP, Album) Columbia SMC 74 374 Germany 1967 Sell This Version
HT 300101, HT 300 101 Wayne Carson Thompson - Do It Again A Little Bit Slower album art The New Formula* Do It Again A Little Bit Slower (as Thompson) The New Formula* - Do It Again A Little Bit Slower (Single) Hit-Ton Schallplatten, Pye Records HT 300101, HT 300 101 Germany 1967 Sell This Version
MNS-NP 74006 Wayne Carson Thompson - Nine Pound Steel / My Special Prayer album art Joe Simon Nine Pound Steel (as W. Thompson) Joe Simon - Nine Pound Steel / My Special Prayer(7") Monument MNS-NP 74006 Italy 1967 Sell This Version
JP. 1109 Wayne Carson Thompson - Misérablement Vôtre / Une Lettre album art Les Misérables Une Lettre (as Carson) Les Misérables - Misérablement Vôtre / Une Lettre (Single) Jupiter (3) JP. 1109 Canada 1967 Sell This Version
154.089 Wayne Carson Thompson - Pour Un Peu D'amour / Une Lettre album art Herbert Léonard Une Lettre ( and 2 more… Herbert Léonard - Pour Un Peu D'amour / Une Lettre(7", Mono) Mercury 154.089 Canada 1967 Sell This Version
SCTX 340.609 Wayne Carson Thompson - From Hank, Bruce, Brian & John album art The Shadows The Letter (as Carson) The Shadows - From Hank, Bruce, Brian & John(LP, Album) Columbia SCTX 340.609 France 1967 Sell This Version
EPL. 8583 Wayne Carson Thompson - The Letter album art Don Fardon The Letter (as W. Carson) Don Fardon - The Letter (EP) Disques Vogue EPL. 8583 France 1967 Sell This Version
ABST-M-2070 Wayne Carson Thompson - Elastic Event album art Jon & Robin Doctor Jon (as Wayne Thompson) and 3 more… Jon & Robin - Elastic Event (Album) Abnak Records ABST-M-2070 US 1967 Sell This Version
JSS 1136 Wayne Carson Thompson - Do It Again A Little Bit Slower / If I Need Someone - It's You album art Jon & Robin And The In Crowd (3) Do It Again A Little Bit Slower (as Wayne Thompson) Jon & Robin And The In Crowd (3) - Do It Again A Little Bit Slower / If I Need Someone - It's You (Single) Abnak Records JSS 1136 South Africa 1967 Sell This Version
OOX-189 Wayne Carson Thompson - La Carta album art Rosalía La Carta = The Letter (as Mayne Carson) Rosalía - La Carta(7", Single, Promo) Zafiro OOX-189 Spain 1967 Sell This Version
C 23 505, 45-DW 6570 Wayne Carson Thompson - A Little Bit Slower (Do It Again) / Charing Cross album art Herman & Dorothy A Little Bit Slower (Do It Again) (as Thompson) Herman & Dorothy - A Little Bit Slower (Do It Again) / Charing Cross(7", Single) Columbia, Columbia C 23 505, 45-DW 6570 Germany 1967 Sell This Version