Lee Clayton

Real Name:
Billy Schatz
Profile:
US country musician and songwriter, b. October 29, 1942 in Russellville, Alabama. Established himself first as a composer in Nashville in the late 60's. Partly credited for the origin of the "Outlaw" term in country music as his first hit song was "Ladies Love Outlaws" written for Waylon Jennings in 1972. In 1973 he started out as performing artist with a not successful self-titled album. It would take five years before he released the sequel. In the meantime he still wrote for other Nashville artists. but from 1978 and on his solo career was in focus. In 1990 the outlaw country supergroup Highwaymen had a minor hit with a cover of his song "Silver Stallion". The song would also be covered by Cat Power on the 2008 album "Jukebox".
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Albums

MCA-365 Lee Clayton - Lee Clayton album art Lee Clayton Lee Clayton (Album) MCA Records MCA-365 US 1973 Sell This Version
ST-11751 Lee Clayton - Border Affair album art Lee Clayton Border Affair (Album) Capitol Records ST-11751 US 1978 Sell This Version
1C 064-85 880 Lee Clayton - Naked Child album art Lee Clayton Naked Child (Album) Capitol Records 1C 064-85 880 Germany 1979 Sell This Version
2C 066 86343 Lee Clayton - The Dream Goes On album art Lee Clayton The Dream Goes On (Album) Capitol Records 2C 066 86343 France 1981 Sell This Version
PRD 70082 Lee Clayton - Another Night album art Lee Clayton Another Night (Album) Provogue PRD 70082 Netherlands 1989 Sell This Version
PRD 70652 Lee Clayton - Spirit Of The Twilight album art Lee Clayton Spirit Of The Twilight(CD, Album) Provogue PRD 70652 Europe 1994 Sell This Version
REPUK 1237 Lee Clayton - Live At Rockpalast album art Lee Clayton Live At Rockpalast(DVD-V, NTSC, Reg + CD) Repertoire Records REPUK 1237 Europe 2014 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

MCA-40151 Lee Clayton - Bottles Of Booze/Lonesome Whiskey album art Lee Clayton Bottles Of Booze/Lonesome Whiskey (Single) MCA Records MCA-40151 US 1973 Sell This Version
4564 Lee Clayton - If You Can Touch Her At All / My Woman My Love album art Lee Clayton If You Can Touch Her At All / My Woman My Love (Single) Capitol Records 4564 US 1978 Sell This Version
CL15982 Lee Clayton - Silver Stallion album art Lee Clayton Silver Stallion(7", Promo) Capitol Records CL15982 UK 1978 Sell This Version
CL 16108 Lee Clayton - I Love You / Wind & Rain album art Lee Clayton I Love You / Wind & Rain(7", Promo) Capitol Records CL 16108 UK 1979 Sell This Version
P-4751 Lee Clayton - I Ride Alone album art Lee Clayton I Ride Alone (Single) Capitol Records, Capitol Records P-4751 US 1979 Sell This Version
1C 006-86 081 Lee Clayton - I Ride Alone album art Lee Clayton I Ride Alone(7", Single) Capitol Records, EMI Electrola 1C 006-86 081 Germany 1980 Sell This Version
1A 006-86108 Lee Clayton - I Love You album art Lee Clayton I Love You(7", Maxi) Capitol Records 1A 006-86108 Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version
7C 006-86348 Lee Clayton - Oh How Lucky I Am album art Lee Clayton Oh How Lucky I Am (Single) Capitol Records 7C 006-86348 Sweden 1981 Sell This Version
CL16195 Lee Clayton - The Dream Goes On album art Lee Clayton The Dream Goes On(7") Capitol Records CL16195 UK 1981 Sell This Version
TL-1 Lee Clayton - The Ballad Of John Belushi album art Lee Clayton The Ballad Of John Belushi(7") L.T.C. Records TL-1 US 1982 Sell This Version
PRS 10167 Lee Clayton - Tequila Is Addictive album art Lee Clayton Tequila Is Addictive (Maxi, Single) Provogue PRS 10167 Europe 1990 Sell This Version
RD 54011 Lee Clayton - Rock Diamonds Vol. 11 album art Best Of Prey* / Lee Clayton / Carly Simon / Gary Holton Best Of Prey* / Lee Clayton / Carly Simon / Gary Holton - Rock Diamonds Vol. 11(7", Single) Rock Diamonds RD 54011 Belgium Unknown Sell This Version

Compilations

EDCD434 Lee Clayton - Border Affair + Naked Child album art Lee Clayton Border Affair + Naked Child(CD, Comp) Edsel Records EDCD434 UK 1995 Sell This Version
REP 4847 Lee Clayton - The Essential Lee Clayton 1978-1981 album art Lee Clayton The Essential Lee Clayton 1978-1981(CD, Comp) Repertoire Records REP 4847 Europe 2001 Sell This Version
ACAD 8184 Lee Clayton - Border Affair (The Capitol Years) album art Lee Clayton Border Affair (The Capitol Years)(2xCD, Comp) Acadia ACAD 8184 UK 2007 Sell This Version