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Discography

There are more than 250 selections in the Wilson Pickett catalogue. Some of his greatest hits include:

Singles

 

1962

“If You Need Me” US Hot 100/#64 US R&B/#30

1963

“It’s Too Late” US Hot 100/#49 US R&B/#7
“I’m Down to My Last Heartbreak” US Hot 100/#95 US R&B/#27
“My Heart Belongs to You” (reissue charted in 1965) US Hot 100/#109

1964

“I’m Gonna Cry” US Hot 100/#124
“Come Home Baby”

1965

“In the Midnight Hour“ US Hot 100/#21 US R&B/#1 UK/#12
“Don’t Fight It” US Hot 100/#53 US R&B/#4 UK/#29

1966

“634-5789 (Soulsville, U.S.A.)“ US Hot 100/#13 US R&B/#1 UK/#36
“Ninety Nine and a Half (Won’t Do)” US Hot 100/#53 US R&B/#13
“Land of 1000 Dances“ US Hot 100/#6 US R&B/#1 UK/#22
“Mustang Sally“ US Hot 100/#23 US R&B/#6 UK/#28

1967

“Everybody Needs Somebody to Love“ US Hot 100/#29 US R&B/#19
“I Found a Love – Pt. 1″ US Hot 100/#32 US R&B/#6
“You Can’t Stand Alone” (A-Side) US Hot 100/#70 US R&B/#26
“Soul Dance Number Three” (B-Side) US Hot 100/#55 US R&B/#10
“Funky Broadway“ US Hot 100/#8 US R&B/#1 UK/#43
“I’m in Love” (A-Side) US Hot 100/#45 US R&B/#4
“Stag-O-Lee” (B-Side) US Hot 100/#22 US R&B/#13

1968

“Jealous Love” (A-Side) US Hot 100/#50 US R&B/#18
“I’ve Come a Long Way” (B-Side) US Hot 100/#101 US R&B/#46
“She’s Looking Good” US Hot 100/#15 US R&B/#7
“I’m a Midnight Mover” US Hot 100/#24 US R&B/#6 UK/#38
“I Found a True Love” US Hot 100/#42 US R&B/#11
“A Man and a Half” US Hot 100/#42 US R&B/#20
“Hey Jude“ US Hot 100/#23 US R&B/#13 UK/#16

1969

“Mini-skirt Minnie” US Hot 100/#50 US R&B/#19
“Born to Be Wild“ US Hot 100/#64 US R&B/#41
“Hey Joe“ US Hot 100/#59 US R&B/#29
“You Keep Me Hangin’ On“ US Hot 100/#92 US R&B/#16

1970

“Sugar, Sugar” (A-Side) US Hot 100/#25 US R&B/#4
“Cole, Cooke, and Redding” (B-Side) US Hot 100/#91 US R&B/#11
“She Said Yes” US Hot 100/#68 US R&B/#20
“Engine No.9″ US Hot 100/#14 US R&B/#13

1971

“Don’t Let the Green Grass Fool You” US Hot 100/#17 US R&B/#2
“Don’t Knock My Love – Pt. 1“ US Hot 100/#13 US R&B/#1
“Call My Name, I’ll Be There” US Hot 100/#52 US R&B/#10
“Fire and Water” US Hot 100/#24 US R&B/#2

1972

“Funk Factory” US Hot 100/#58 US R&B/#11
“Mama Told Me Not To Come” US Hot 100/#99 US R&B/#16

1973

“Mr. Magic Man” US Hot 100/#98 US R&B/#16
“Take a Closer Look at the Woman You’re With” US Hot 100/#90 US R&B/#17
“International Playboy” US Hot 100/#104 US R&B/#30

1974

“Soft Soul Boogie Woogie” US Hot 100/#103 US R&B/#20
“Take Your Pleasure Where You Find It” US R&B/#68
“I Was Too Nice”

1975

“The Best Part of A Man” US R&B/#26

1976

“Love Will Keep Us Together” US R&B/#69

1977

“Love Dagger”

1978

“Who Turned You On” US R&B/#59
“Groovin’” US R&B/#94

1979

“I Want You” US R&B/#41

1980

“Live With Me” US R&B/#95

1981

“Ain’t Gonna Give You No More”
“Back On The Right Track”

1987

“Don’t Turn Away” US R&B/#74
“In the Midnight Hour” (re-recording) UK/#62

1988

“Love Never Let Me Down”

 

Albums

It’s Too Late (1963, Double L)
In The Midnight Hour (1965, Atlantic)
The Exciting Wilson Pickett (1966, Atlantic) US: #21
The Best Of Wilson Pickett (1967, Atlantic) US: #35
The Wicked Pickett (1967, Atlantic) US: #42
The Sound Of Wilson Pickett (1967, Atlantic) US: #54
I’m In Love (1967, Atlantic) US: #70
The Midnight Mover (1968, Atlantic) US: #91
Hey Jude (1969, Atlantic) US: #97
Wilson Pickett In Philadelphia (1970, Atlantic) US: #64
Right On (1970, Atlantic)
The Best Of Wilson Pickett, Vol. II (1971, Atlantic) US: #73
Don’t Knock My Love (1972, Atlantic)
Mr. Magic Man (1973, RCA)
Wilson Pickett’s Greatest Hits (1973)
Miz Lena’s Boy (1973, RCA)
Pickett In The Pocket (1974, RCA)
Live In Japan (1974, RCA)
Join Me And Let’s Be Free (1975, RCA)
Chocolate Mountain (1976, Wicked)
Funky Situation (1978, Big Tree)
I Want You (1979, EMI)
Right Track (1981, EMI)
American Soul Man (1987, Motown)
A Man And A Half: The Best Of Wilson Pickett (1992, Rhino/Atlantic)
It’s Harder Now (1999, Bullseye Blues)
Live And Burnin’ – Stockholm ’69 (2009, Soulsville)
Live In Germany 1968 (2009, Crypt Records 2009)
Funky Midnight Mover: The Atlantic Studio Recordings (1962-1978) (2010, Rhino)