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Gene Watson


Born in Palestine, Texas, Watson was one of seven children of a sawmill worker and crop picker. Gene Watson started his recording career in 1974 with his first hit called “Love In The Hot Afternoon.” From that point on, Watson has had over 20 top 10 singles

PortraitHarold Bradley
g, eb *1926 US
PortraitBuddy Harman
dr 1928-2008 US
PortraitJoe Allen
b US
PortraitHargus Robbins
PortraitBuddy Spicher
vn *1938 US
PortraitDavid Kirby
g, eg US
PortraitSonny Garrish
stg *1943 US
PortraitDale Sellers
g US
PortraitJimmy Colvard
g, eg US
Sound 70 Singers
Popular Tracks   
Fourteen Carat Mind on Gene Watson's Greatest Hits by Gene Watson
Love In The Hot Afternoon on Love In The Hot Afternoon by Gene Watson
Got No Reason Now For Goin' Home on Greatest Hits by Gene Watson
Paper Rosie on Paper Rosie by Gene Watson
Farewell Party on Reflections by Gene Watson
Should I Come Home (Or Should I Go Crazy) on Should I Come Home by Gene Watson
Raisin' Cane In Texas on No One Will Ever Know by Gene Watson
You're Out Doing What I'm Here Doing Without on Gene Watson's Greatest Hits by Gene Watson
This Is Our Time on Frizzell & Friends This is Our Time by David Frizzell
Nothing Sure Looked Good On You on Should I Come Home by Gene Watson

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Band Membership

Title Artist Year Type
My Gospel RootsGene Watson2017Album
Barrooms & Bedrooms / The Capitol & MCA YearsGene Watson2016Compil.
Real. Country. Music.Gene Watson2016Album
Back In The Fire + At LastGene Watson2016Compil.
The Very Best Of Gene WatsonGene Watson2014Compil.
My Heroes Have Always Been CountryGene Watson2014Album
2 For The Price Of 1 Gene Watson Double PakGene Watson2014Compil.
Your Fourteen Carat MindGene Watson2011Compil.
Memories To Burn/Starting New MemoriesGene Watson2011Compil.
Your Money And My Good LooksGene Watson, Rhonda Vincent2011Album
Reflections/Should I Come HomeGene Watson2009Compil.
A Taste Of The TruthGene Watson2009Album
Super HitsGene Watson2009Compil.
In A Perfect WorldGene Watson2007Album
Gospel At Its BestGene Watson2006Album
Then & NowGene Watson2005Album
...SingsGene Watson2003Album
Love In The Afternoon / Paper RosieGene Watson2003Compil.
From The HeartGene Watson2001Album
Ultimate CollectionGene Watson2001Compil.
A Way To SurviveGene Watson1997Album
Jesus Is All I NeedGene Watson1997Album
Best Of Gene WatsonGene Watson1996Compil.
Change Her MindGene Watson1996Single
The Good Ole DaysGene Watson1996Album
Uncharted MindGene Watson1994Single
Uncharted MindGene Watson1993Album
In Other WordsGene Watson1992Album
One And One And One / She's No LadyGene Watson1992Single
You Can't Take It With You When You GoGene Watson1991Single
At LastGene Watson1991Single
At LastGene Watson1991Album
This Country's Bigger Than TexasGene Watson1990Single
Greatest HitsGene Watson1990Compil.
The Great DivideGene Watson1989Single
Back In The Fire / Just How Little I KnowGene Watson1989Single
The Jukebox Played AlongGene Watson1989Single
Back In The FireGene Watson1989Album
Don't Waste It On The BluesGene Watson1988Single
Honky Tonk CrazyGene Watson1987Album
Honky Tonk CrazyGene Watson1987Single
Everybody Needs A HeroGene Watson1987Single
Everything I Used To Do / I Saved Your PlaceGene Watson1986Single
Bottle Of TearsGene Watson1986Single
Starting New MemoriesGene Watson1986Album
CarmenGene Watson1985Single
Memories To BurnGene Watson1985Album
Memories To BurnGene Watson1985Single
Cold Summer Day In Georgia / The NoteGene Watson1985Single
Texas Saturday NightGene Watson1985Compil.
Heartaches, Love & StuffGene Watson1984Album
Forever AgainGene Watson1984Single
One Hell Of A HeartacheGene Watson1984Single
Little By LittleGene Watson And His The Farewell Party Band1984Single
Got No Reason Now For Goin' HomeGene Watson1984Single
Little By LittleGene Watson1984Album
Sometimes I Get LuckyGene Watson With The Farewell Party Band1983Album
Drinkin' My Way Back Home / My Memories Of YouGene Watson1983Single
Sometimes I Get Lucky And Forget / You Put Out An Old Flame Last NightGene Watson1983Single
Greatest HitsGene Watson1983Compil.
You're Out Doing What I'm Here Doing Without / You're Just Another Beer Drinkin' SongGene Watson1983Single
Speak Softly (You're Talking To My Heart)Gene Watson1982Single
Greatest HitsGene Watson1982Compil.
This Dream's On MeGene Watson1982Album
This Dream's On MeGene Watson1982Single
Fightin' Fire With Fire / What She Don't Know Won't Hurt HerGene Watson1982Single
Maybe I Should Have Been ListeningGene Watson1981Single
The Best Of Gene Watson Vol IIGene Watson1981Compil.
Between This Time & The Next TimeGene Watson1981Album
Fourteen Carat MindGene Watson1981Single
Old Loves Never DieGene Watson1981Album
No One Will Ever KnowGene Watson1980Single
Raisin' Cane In TexasGene Watson1980Single
Between This Time And The Next Time / I'm Tellin' Me A LieGene Watson1980Single
Any Way You Want MeGene Watson1980Single
No One Will Ever KnowGene Watson1980Album
Those Eyes That Lie To Me / Any Way You Want MeGene Watson1980Single
Should I Come HomeGene Watson1979Album
Nothing Sure Looked Good On You / The Beer At Dorsey's BarGene Watson1979Single
Should I Come Home (Or Should I Go Crazy)Gene Watson1979Single
Bedroom BalladGene Watson1979Single
Farewell Party / I Don't Know How To Tell Her (She Don't Love Me Anymore)Gene Watson1978Single
One Sided Conversation / I Know What It's Like In Her ArmsGene Watson1978Single
ReflectionsGene Watson1978Album
Pick The Wildwood FlowerGene Watson1978Single
The Best Of Gene WatsonGene Watson1978Compil.
Don't Look At Me (In That Tone Of Voice) / Paper RosieGene Watson1977Single
Paper RosieGene Watson1977Album
The Old Man And His Horn / Just At DawnGene Watson1977Single
Cowboys Don't Get Lucky All The Time / I'd Love To Live With You AgainGene Watson1977Single
Gene Watson's Beautiful CountryGene Watson1977Album
I Don't Need A Thing At AllGene Watson1977Single
Her Body Couldn't Keep You (Off My Mind)Gene Watson1976Single
Because You Believed In Me / When My World Left TownGene Watson1976Single
Because You Believed In MeGene Watson1976Album
You Could Know As Much About A Stranger / Harvest TimeGene Watson1976Single
It's Just A Matter Of Time/Walking Back To BirminghamGene Watson1975Single
Love In The Hot AfternoonGene Watson1975Album
Love In The Hot Afternoon / Where Love BeginsGene Watson1975Single
Love In The Hot Afternoon / Through The Eyes Of LoveGene Watson1975Single
Where Love Begins / Long Enough To CareGene Watson1975Single
Walking Back To Birmingham/This Sing Is Just For YouGene Watson1972Single
Eli Funkelby / When My Daddy DancedGene Watson1971Single
The Only DifferenceGene Watson1970Single
John's Back In TownGene Watson1970Single
I Went All To Pieces (When I Heard You Ask About Me)Gene Watson1970Single
I'll Feel FineGene Watson1969Single
Gene WatsonGene Watson1969Album
I Told A LieGene Watson1969Single
Bad WaterGene WatsonSingle
If You Can't Come, Just CallGene WatsonSingle
Snake In The HouseGene WatsonSingle
I Feel A Sin Coming OnGene WatsonSingle
I Feel A Sin Coming On / Lie To MeGene WatsonSingle
Two Right People (In The Wrong Frame Of Mind)Gene WatsonSingle
If You Can't Come, Just CallGene WatsonSingle
New WomanGene WatsonSingle
Autumn In JuneGene WatsonSingle
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