Bob Wills

Bob Wills

Real Name:
James Robert Wills
Profile:
American country music star who led his The Texas Playboys band from the 1930s to 1960s. He was born March 6, 1905 in Kosse, Texas and the older brother of Johnnie Lee Wills and Billy Jack Wills. He is to be considered as the co-founder of Western swing, as he was universally known as the King of Western Swing (after the death of Spade Cooley). Many hits were penned by Bob, "Faded Love", "San Antonio Rose" and "Panhandle Rag", a.o. He died May 13, 1975 in Fort Worth, Texas.
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Bob Wills Discography

Albums

LST-7303 Bob Wills Sings & Plays (Album) Liberty LST-7303 US 1963 Sell This Version
LP-001 Bob Wills The Living Legend(LP, Album) Longhorn Records LP-001 US 1964 Sell This Version
HL-7345 Bob Wills The Great Bob Wills(LP) Harmony (4) HL-7345 US 1965 Sell This Version
KS-3542 Bob Wills Here's That Man Again Kapp Records KS-3542 US 1968 Sell This Version
KS-3587 Bob Wills The Living Legend (Album) Kapp Records KS-3587 US 1969 Sell This Version
KS-3569 Bob Wills Time Changes Everything (Album) Kapp Records KS-3569 US 1969 Sell This Version
KS-3601 Bob Wills Bob Wills Plays The Greatest String Band Hits(LP, Album, RE) Kapp Records KS-3601 US 1969 Sell This Version
SLP 469 Bob Wills The Bob Wills Story(LP) Starday-King Records, Inc. SLP 469 US 1970 Sell This Version
KS 3639 Mel Tillis & Bob Wills Mel Tillis & Bob Wills - In Person Kapp Records KS 3639 US 1971 Sell This Version
MCA-152, KS-3601 Bob Wills Bob Wills Plays The Greatest String Band Hits(LP, Album, RE) MCA Records, Kapp Records MCA-152, KS-3601 US 1973 Sell This Version
KL-1523 Bob Wills King Of Western Swing (Album) Kapp Records KL-1523 US 1977 Sell This Version
USOFT 0016 Bob Wills The Living Legend(CD, Album, Ltd) United States Of Texas Records, Ltd USOFT 0016 US 2001 Sell This Version
RFD CD 34 Bob Wills In Hollywood(CD) Country Routes RFD CD 34 UK & Europe 2006 Sell This Version
PS-9051 Bob Wills, Red Ingle, Tex Williams, Tex Ritter, Dave Dudley, The Renfro Valley Pioneers Bob Wills, Red Ingle, Tex Williams, Tex Ritter, Dave Dudley, The Renfro Valley Pioneers - Country & Western Bulls-Eyes (Comp) Spin-O-Rama PS-9051 US Unknown Sell This Version
DL 8730 Bob Wills, Spade Cooley, Tex Williams, Billy Gray Bob Wills, Spade Cooley, Tex Williams, Billy Gray - Western Swing In Hi-Fi(LP, Mono) Decca DL 8730 US Unknown Sell This Version
P15836 Bob Wills Country's Greatest(LP) CBS Special Products P15836 Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

B-2805 Bob Wills San Antonio Rose(7", EP, RE) Columbia B-2805 US 1956 Sell This Version
9-30165 Bob Wills It's the Bottle Talking / Lilly Dale(7", Single) Decca 9-30165 US 1956 Sell This Version
LB-1094 Bob Wills With Tommy Duncan And The Playboys* Bob Wills With Tommy Duncan And The Playboys* - Heart To Heart Talk / What's The Matter With The Mill?(7", Juk) Liberty LB-1094 US 1960 Sell This Version
LH 550 Bob Wills If He's Movin' In (I'm Movin' Out)(7") Longhorn Records LH 550 US 1965 Sell This Version
K-886 Bob Wills Born To Love You(7", Promo) Kapp Records K-886 US 1967 Sell This Version
K-918 Bob Wills I'm Living In The Middle Of Nowhere(7", Single) Kapp Records K-918 US 1968 Sell This Version
K-2067 Bob Wills If I Just Had A Home To Go Home To (Single) Kapp Records K-2067 US 1969 Sell This Version
K-988 Bob Wills It's A Good World(7", Promo) Kapp Records K-988 US 1969 Sell This Version
K-2019 Bob Wills Look What Trouble Left Behind(7", Promo) Kapp Records K-2019 US 1969 Sell This Version