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Tony Joe White

g, h, voc, 1943-2018 US, Oak Grove
Singer of Rock and Blues

American swamp rock singer, songwriter and guitarist. He was born July 23, 1943 in Oak Grove, Louisiana and died October 24, 2018 in Leiper's Fork, Tennessee. Best known for his song 'Polk Salad Annie' which peaked at #8 on the Billboard chart, and was covered by Elvis Presley. In 1969 Brook Benton recorded his song 'Rainy Night In Georgia', and this version reached #4 on the Billboard chart.

     
Instruments
  • Guitar
  • Harmonica
  • Vocals
  • Electric guitar
  • Acoustic guitar
Genres
  • Rock
  • Blues
  • World
  • Folk
  • R&B/Soul
Popular Tracks   
Polk Salad Annie on Black & White by Tony Joe White
You're Gonna Look Good in Blues on Closer to the Truth by Tony Joe White
Ain't Going Down This Time on Closer to the Truth by Tony Joe White
Steamy Windows on Closer to the Truth by Tony Joe White
Homemade Ice Cream on Homemade Ice-Cream by Tony Joe White
Who You Gonna Hoodoo Now? on Hoodoo by Tony Joe White
Tunica Motel on Closer to the Truth by Tony Joe White
Closer to the Truth on Closer to the Truth by Tony Joe White
Bayou Woman on Lake Placid Blues by Tony Joe White
Paris Mood Tonight on Lake Placid Blues by Tony Joe White

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Band Members
Discography



Title Artist Year Type
Bad Mouthin'Tony Joe White2018Album
Rain CrowTony Joe White2016Album
Swamp Fox - The Definitive Collection 1968-1973Tony Joe White2015Compil.
The Complete Warner Bros. RecordingsTony Joe White2015Compil.
The GiftTony Joe White2013Album
HoodooTony Joe White2013Album
CollectedTony Joe White2012Compil.
Tony Joe White CollectionTony Joe White2011Compil.
Suspicious MindsElvis Presley / Tony Joe White2010Single
Live In AmsterdamTony Joe White2010Album
That On The Road Look "Live"Tony Joe White2010Album
The ShineTony Joe White2010Album
Live At The BasementTony Joe White2008Album
Live At The BasementTony Joe White2008Album
Deep CutsTony Joe White2008Album
Tony Joe White & FriendsTony Joe White2007Compil.
Not One Bad ThoughtTony Joe White With Mark Knopfler2006Single
Live From Austin, TXTony Joe White2006Album
UncoveredTony Joe White2006Album
Swamp Music: The Complete Monument RecordingsTony Joe White2006Album
Hard to HandleTony Joe White2005Compil.
Remixs Edit RadioJesus Volt Feat. Tony Joe White2004Single
The HeroinesTony Joe White2004Album
Eyes/DangerousTony Joe White2003Compil.
In ConcertTony Joe White2003Album
Polk Salad Annie LiveTony Joe White2003Album
SnakeyTony Joe White2003Album
The BeginningTony Joe White2001Album
In ConcertTony Joe White2000Album
Greatest Hits And MoreTony Joe White2000Compil.
Bestseller 2000Tony Joe White2000Compil.
One Hot JulyTony Joe White1998Album
Gumbo JohnTony Joe White1998Single
CollectionTony Joe White1997Compil.
The Very BestTony Joe White1996Compil.
Tony Joe whiteTony Joe White1995Compil.
Lake Placid BluesTony Joe White1995Album
Paris Mood TonightTony Joe White1995Single
Rainy Night In Georgia - The "Monumental" Tony JoeTony Joe White1995Compil.
The Best Of Tony Joe WhiteTony Joe White1994Compil.
Down In NiceTony Joe White1993Single
TinaTony Joe White1993Single
The Best Of Tony Joe White Featuring Polk Salad AnnieTony Joe White1993Compil.
The Path Of A Decent GrooveTony Joe White1993Album
Polk Salad AnnieTony Joe White1993Single
Ain't Going Down This TimeTony Joe White1992Single
Swamp AlligatorTony Joe White1992Album
Midnight Special Live - "Große Freiheit" HamburgTony Joe White1992Album
Closer To The TruthTony Joe White1992Album
Good In BluesTony Joe White1991Single
Tunica MotelTony Joe White1991Single
Live!Tony Joe White1986Album
Nobody's Baby TonightTony Joe White1984Single
Roosevelt And Ira LeeTony Joe White1984Album
You Just Get Better All The Time / Do You Have A Garter BeltTony Joe White1983Single
DangerousTony Joe White1983Album
Swamp RapTony Joe White1983Single
We Belong TogetherTony Joe White1983Single
The Lady In My LifeTony Joe White1983Single
DangerousTony Joe White1983Single
Mama Don't Let Your Cowboys Grow Up To Be BabiesTony Joe White1981Single
Polk Salad Annie / GroundedTony Joe White1980Single
The Real ThangTony Joe White1980Album
I Get Off On ItTony Joe White1980Single
Polk Salad Annie / Groupie GirlTony Joe White1978Single
We'll Live On Love / You And Me BabyTony Joe White1978Single
Polk Salad AnnieTony Joe White1977Single
Best Of Tony Joe WhiteTony Joe White1977Compil.
Hold On To Your Hiney / Texas WomanTony Joe White1976Single
Soulful EyesTony Joe White1976Single
It Must Be LoveTony Joe White1976Single
EyesTony Joe White1976Album
Swamp BoogieTony Joe White1976Single
Rainy Night In Georgia / Willie And Laura Mae JonesTony Joe White1975Single
I've Got A Thing About You BabyTony Joe White1974Single
Don't Let The Door (Hit You In The Butt)Tony Joe White1974Single
Sign Of The LionTony Joe White1974Single
Stereo Pop Special-58Sutherland Brothers & Quiver / Tony Joe White1973Album
Backwoods Preacher ManTony Joe White1973Single
Home Made Ice CreamTony Joe White1973Album
2 Originals Of Tony Joe WhiteTony Joe White1973Compil.
I've Got A Thing About You Baby * The Gospel SingerTony Joe White1972Single
The Train I'm OnTony Joe White1972Album
Even Trolls Love Rock And RollTony Joe White1972Single
The Best Of Tony Joe WhiteTony Joe White1972Compil.
A.M. Radio Spot For Tony Joe WhiteTony Joe White1971Single
Lustful Earl And The Married Woman / I Just Walked AwayTony Joe White1971Single
Tony Joe / Second ThoughtsTony Joe White / McKendree Spring1971Album
What Does It Take (To Win Your Love) / Boom BoomTony Joe White1971Single
The DaddyTony Joe White1971Single
They Caught The Devil And Put Him In Jail In Eudora, Arkansas / My Kind Of WomanTony Joe White1971Single
A Night In The Life Of A Swamp Fox / The DaddyTony Joe White1971Single
My Kind Of WomanTony Joe White1971Single
Delta LoveTony Joe White1971Single
The Best Of Tony Joe WhiteTony Joe White1971Compil.
Tony Joe WhiteTony Joe White1971Album
Elements And Things / Polk Salad Annie / Groupy GirlTony Joe White1970Single
Tony JoeTony Joe White1970Album
Wichita LinemanTony Joe White1970Single
The Tony Joe White StoryTony Joe White1970Compil.
The Best Of Tony Joe WhiteTony Joe White1970Compil.
Save Your Sugar For MeTony Joe White1970Single
Groupy GirlTony Joe White1970Single
Rainy Night In GeorgiaTony Joe White1970Single
Scratch My Back / Old Man WillisTony Joe White1970Single
Stud-Spider / Widow WimberlyTony Joe White1970Single
Black And WhiteTony Joe White1969Album
Roosevelt And Ira Lee (Night Of The Mossacin)Tony Joe White1969Single
...ContinuedTony Joe White1969Album
Old Man Willis / Elements And ThingsTony Joe White1969Single
Willie And Laura Mae JonesTony Joe White1969Single
Polk Salad AnnieTony Joe White1969Single
Polk Salad Annie / Aspen ColoradoTony Joe White1969Single
Soul FranciscoTony Joe White1968Single
I ProtestTony Joe White1968Single
Old Man Willis / Watching The Trains Go ByTony Joe White1968Single
Georgia Pines / Ten More Miles To LouisianaTony Joe White1967Single
Down The Road / SomedayTony Joe White1966Single
Polk Salad Annie / IsraelitesTony Joe White / Desmond Dekker & The AcesSingle
Decca VariousThe Fortunes, The Incrowd, Tony Joe White, Brotherhood Of ManSingle
It Must Be Love / I Still Love You / S.O.S, I'm In LoveTony Joe White / Mr. Morse And His New AlphabandAlbum
Polk Salad Annie / Double Shot (Of My Baby's Love)Tony Joe White / Swingin' MedallionsSingle
Night Of The MoccasinTony Joe WhiteCompil.
Polk Salad Annie / I.O.U.Tony Joe White / Jimmy DeanSingle
It Must Be Love / We'll Live On LoveTony Joe WhiteSingle
Elements And Things / I Want YouTony Joe WhiteSingle
Tony Joe White часть 1-2Tony Joe WhiteAlbum
Ferry Across The Mersey / Polk Salad AnnieGerry & The Pacemakers, Tony Joe WhiteSingle
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