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(2012/REAL GONE) 44 tracks with .. page booklet. 44 Tracks - The Most Comprehensive B.J. Thomas... mehr

B.J. Thomas: The Complete Scepter Singles (2-CD)

(2012/REAL GONE) 44 tracks with .. page booklet. 44 Tracks - The Most Comprehensive B.J. Thomas Collection Ever Assembled! Includes All 19 Of His Scepter Hits, Including 'Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head' And 'Hooked On A Feeling' Features 11 Rare, Non-LP Single Sides

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  • Interpret: B.J. Thomas

  • Albumtitel: The Complete Scepter Singles (2-CD)

  • Label REAL GONE

  • Genre Country

  • Artikelart CD

  • EAN: 0848064000433

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Thomas, B. J. - The Complete Scepter Singles (2-CD) CD 1
01 I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry (#8 Hit, 1966) B.J. Thomas
02 Candy Baby B.J. Thomas
03 Mama (#22 Hit, 1966) B.J. Thomas
04 Wendy B.J. Thomas
05 Bring Back The Time (#75 Hit, 1966) B.J. Thomas
06 I Don't Have A Mind Of My Own B.J. Thomas
07 Tomorrow Never Comes (#80 Hit, 1966) B.J. Thomas
08 Your Tears Leave Me Cold B.J. Thomas
09 Plain Jane B.J. Thomas
10 My Hometown B.J. Thomas
11 I Can't Help It (If I'm Still In Love With .. B.J. Thomas
12 Baby Cried B.J. Thomas
13 Treasure Of Love B.J. Thomas
14 Just The Wisdom Of A Fool B.J. Thomas
15 Human B.J. Thomas
16 The Girl Can't Help It B.J. Thomas
17 Walkin' Back B.J. Thomas
18 The Eyes Of A New York Woman (#28 Hit, 1968) B.J. Thomas
19 I May Never Get To Heaven B.J. Thomas
20 Hooked On A Feeling (#5 Hit, 1968) B.J. Thomas
21 I've Been Down This Road Before B.J. Thomas
22 It's Only Love (#45 Hit, 1969) B.J. Thomas
23 You Don't Love Me Anymore B.J. Thomas
Thomas, B. J. - The Complete Scepter Singles (2-CD) CD 2
01 Fairy Tale Of Time B.J. Thomas
02 Pass The Apple Eve (#97 Hit, 1969) B.J. Thomas
03 Skip A Rope B.J. Thomas
04 Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head (#1 Hit, .. B.J. Thomas
05 Never Had It So Good B.J. Thomas
06 Everybody's Out Of Town (#26 Hit, 1970) B.J. Thomas
07 Living Again B.J. Thomas
08 I Just Can't Help Believing (#9 Hit, 1970) B.J. Thomas
09 Send My Picture To Scranton, Pa B.J. Thomas
10 Most Of All (#38 Hit, 1970) B.J. Thomas
11 The Mask B.J. Thomas
12 No Love At All (#16 Hit, 1971) B.J. Thomas
13 Have A Heart B.J. Thomas
14 Mighty Clouds Of Joy (#34 Hit, 1971) B.J. Thomas
15 Life B.J. Thomas
16 Long Ago Tomorrow (#61 Hit, 1971) B.J. Thomas
17 Burnin' A Hole In My Mind B.J. Thomas
18 Rock And Roll Lullaby (#15Hit, 1972) B.J. Thomas
19 Are We Losing Touch B.J. Thomas
20 That's What Friends Are For (#74 Hit, 1972) B.J. Thomas
21 Happier Than The Morning Sun (#100 Hit, 1972) B.J. Thomas
22 I Get Enthused B.J. Thomas
23 We Have Got To Get Our Ship Together B.J. Thomas
B. J. Thomas B. J. Thomas is one of the many solo performers to break out of the South of the... mehr
"B.J. Thomas"

B. J. Thomas

B. J. Thomas is one of the many solo performers to break out of the South of the United States in the mid 60s -like Glen Campbell and Tony Joe White he touched on the country sound, and like Johnny Rivers he used other peoples songs as his hit vehicles. You've heard this voice many times over the airwaves and this collection of songs is realisation of the string of hits and standards that this strong clear singer can call his own. Oklahoma born Billy Joe Thomas had a singing pedigree in the local church choir (like many of his peers) and by the time he was in high school in Texas, he had joined his first band, The Triumphs. Classmate Mark Charron became pivotal in B.J. Thomas' development as a singing star.

The pair collaborated on a number of songs when Charron joined The Triumphs as a guitarist, but it would be two of Charron's compositions, 'Billy And Sue' and `Mama', which would prove to be the launching pad for Thomas' career. 'Mama' became a worldwide hit and is still often used as an advertising jingle today, but once again like many of his peers, it took several re-issues on several small labels before the Scepter Records release in 1966 got the show on the road. The Scepter deal came about via friend and fellow musician Steve Tyrell, who had made the shift from artist to record executive, and B.J. Thomas' regional Texas success quickly translated to national fame. Thomas switched his source of material to a young writer and acquaintance called Mark James, who provided him with the instantly recognisable Hooked On A Feeling before going on to write 'Suspicious Minds' for Elvis Presley and 'Always On My Mind' for Willie Nelson.

At the pinnacle of his success, Thomas recorded two Burt Bacharach/Hal David compositions, 'Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head' and `Everybody's Out Of Town' - the writers continuing their association with Scepter that they started with Dionne Warwick. On paper the pairing of B.J. Thomas and legendary writer Barry Mann in the early 70s looked like another winner, but the reality of a struggling record company stepped in. The single Rock And Roll Lullaby has been acclaimed by some critics as one of the best songs of this era, and most rock scribes note this as the finest B.J. Thomas recording.

A homage to the fifteen years of rock and roll which preceeded it, all involved with this project believed they were on a winner, until the release of the single co-incided with the financial end of Scepter Records. Two more hits, `(Iley, Won't You Play) Another Somebody Done Somebody Wrong Song' and `Whatever happened To Old Fashioned Love' followed many years and several labels apart, but the days of single after single hitting the charts were long gone. B.J. Thomas has continued to record up to present day, and it was his voice singing the theme to the TV show Growing Pains.

This collection covers all the major Australian hits of B.J. Thomas and include some of his more interesting releases such as his version of the Hank Williams song 'I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry' and one of the first recordings of the Barry Mann/Cynthia Weil standard 'I Just Can't Help Believing', showcasing the rich legacy of B.J. Thomas' voice.

-Steve Scanes

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Tracklist
Thomas, B. J. - The Complete Scepter Singles (2-CD) CD 1
01 I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry (#8 Hit, 1966)
02 Candy Baby
03 Mama (#22 Hit, 1966)
04 Wendy
05 Bring Back The Time (#75 Hit, 1966)
06 I Don't Have A Mind Of My Own
07 Tomorrow Never Comes (#80 Hit, 1966)
08 Your Tears Leave Me Cold
09 Plain Jane
10 My Hometown
11 I Can't Help It (If I'm Still In Love With ..
12 Baby Cried
13 Treasure Of Love
14 Just The Wisdom Of A Fool
15 Human
16 The Girl Can't Help It
17 Walkin' Back
18 The Eyes Of A New York Woman (#28 Hit, 1968)
19 I May Never Get To Heaven
20 Hooked On A Feeling (#5 Hit, 1968)
21 I've Been Down This Road Before
22 It's Only Love (#45 Hit, 1969)
23 You Don't Love Me Anymore
Thomas, B. J. - The Complete Scepter Singles (2-CD) CD 2
01 Fairy Tale Of Time
02 Pass The Apple Eve (#97 Hit, 1969)
03 Skip A Rope
04 Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head (#1 Hit, ..
05 Never Had It So Good
06 Everybody's Out Of Town (#26 Hit, 1970)
07 Living Again
08 I Just Can't Help Believing (#9 Hit, 1970)
09 Send My Picture To Scranton, Pa
10 Most Of All (#38 Hit, 1970)
11 The Mask
12 No Love At All (#16 Hit, 1971)
13 Have A Heart
14 Mighty Clouds Of Joy (#34 Hit, 1971)
15 Life
16 Long Ago Tomorrow (#61 Hit, 1971)
17 Burnin' A Hole In My Mind
18 Rock And Roll Lullaby (#15Hit, 1972)
19 Are We Losing Touch
20 That's What Friends Are For (#74 Hit, 1972)
21 Happier Than The Morning Sun (#100 Hit, 1972)
22 I Get Enthused
23 We Have Got To Get Our Ship Together