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Albums: 1969 - 2016

• Gene Watson
• Love in the Hot Afternoon
• Because You Believed in Me
• Paper Rosie
• Beautiful Country
• The Best of Gene Watson
• Reflections
• Should I Come Home
• No One Will Ever Know
• The Best of Gene Watson, Volume 2
• Between This Time and The Next Time
• Old Loves Never Die
• Greatest Hits - 1982
• This Dream's On Me
• Sometimes I Get Lucky
• Heartaches, Love & Stuff
• Little by Little
• Texas Saturday Night
• Memories To Burn
• Greatest Hits - 1985
• Starting New Memories
• Honky Tonk Crazy
• Back in the Fire
• Greatest Hits - 1990
• At Last
• In Other Words
• Uncharted Mind
• Best of Gene Watson
• The Good Ole Days
• Jesus is All I Need
• A Way to Survive
• Eighteen Greatest Hits
• From The Heart
• Ultimate Collection
• Love in the Hot Afternoon & Paper Rosie
• Gene Watson Sings
• The Gospel Side of Gene Watson
• Gene Watson: Then & Now
• Because You Believed in Me & Beautiful Country
• Love in the Hot Afternoon (compilation)
• Gene Watson: At His Best
• Gene Watson: Gospel At Its Best
• In a Perfect World
• 14 Carat Mind
• Matters of the Heart
• Reflections & Should I Come Home
• A Taste of the Truth
• 22 Golden Country Greats
• 16 Super Hits
• 40 Greatest Hits
• Memories to Burn & Starting New Memories
• Gene Watson & Rhonda Vincent: Your Money & My Good Looks
• Best of the Best: 25 Greatest Hits
• My Heroes Have Always Been Country
Best of The Capitol Years
Barrooms & Bedrooms: The Capitol & MCA Years
 Real.Country.Music
• Back in the Fire & At Last

Featured Album



'Real.Country.Music' (Fourteen Carat Music, 2016)
(Official release: Friday 26 February 2016)



'At Last'

Warner Bros. Records 9 26329-2 (1991)

Gene Watson's 'At Last' (Warner Bros. Records, 1991) was released by Warner Bros. Records in January 1991.

Gene Watson's 'At Last' (Warner Bros. Records, 1991) discography information is presented on the Gene Watson Fan Site for educational purposes only and no infringement of copyright is intended.

About Gene Watson's 'At Last'...

Album Sleeve Notes
'Gregg Brown would like to thank all the musicians and engineers for their endless endurance and creativity; the songwriters, publishers and pluggers who contributed to this record; and most of all Gene for his trust and willingness to go around a few new corners - thank you for your belief.

Gene Watson would like to say 'Thank you Jim Ed Norman, Martha Sharp, Nick Hunter and all the fine people at Warner Bros. Nashville for the opportunity.

A special thanks to Gregg Brown for his faith and hard work, I really enjoyed making this album.

Thanks to Stan, Mark, Jo, Holly and Bonnie at the agency and D.H. and Larry for their extra effort'.

Gene Watson's 'At Last' (Warner Bros. Records, 1991) was produced by Gregg Brown.

Gene Watson's 'At Last' (Warner Bros. Records, 1991) reached No.74 on the Billboard Top Country Albums Chart in 1991.

'At Last'
Warner Bros. Records 9 26329-2 (1991)

1 'At Last'
Writers: Jay Booker and Jack Keller (Wednesday 11 November 1936 - Friday 1 April 2005)
Publishers: Screen Gems-EMI Music Inc. BMI / Colgems-EMI
Music Inc. ASCAP

Musicians
Acoustic Guitar: Mark Casstevens
Piano: Matt Rollings
Bass: Mike Brignardello
Drums: Steve Turner
Steel Guitar: Terry Crisp
Fiddle: Mark O'Connor
Keyboards: Dennis Burnside
Electric Guitar: Gregg Galbraith and Steve Gibson
Percussion: Sam Bacco
Background Vocals: Curtis Young, Dennis Wilson and Lisa Silver
String Arrangements: Bergen White
Strings: The Nashville String Machine
Recorded by Chris Hammond at Omnisound, Nashville
Mixed by Scott Hendricks at the Castle, Franklin, Tennessee

2 'You Can't Take it with You When You Go'
Writers: Larry Cordle, Larry Shell and Bert Colwell
Publishers: Polygram International Publishing Inc. / Amanda-Lin Music ASCAP / Peer Five Music Inc. / Friendly Finley Music BMI

Musicians
Acoustic Guitar: Gregg Galbraith, Bill Hullett and Carl Jackson
Electric Guitar: Brent Mason
Piano: Hargus 'Pig' Robbins
Bass: Dave Pomeroy
Drums: Steve Turner
Acoustic Lap Steel: Paul Franklin
Fiddle and Mandolin: Stuart Duncan
Background Vocals: Curtis Young and Dennis Wilson
Recorded by Mike Poole at Treasure Isle, Nashville, Tennessee
Additional Recording by Chris Hammond
Mixed by Scott Hendricks at the Castle, Franklin, Tennessee



Ricky Skaggs recorded 'You Can't Take it with You When You Go' (written by Larry Cordle, Larry Shell and Bert Colwell) and included the track on 'My Father's Son' (Epic Records, 1991).



Larry Cordle, Glen Duncan & Lonesome Standard Time recorded 'You Can't Take it with You When You Go' (written by Larry Cordle, Larry Shell and Bert Colwell) and included the track on 'Lonesome Standard Time' (Sugar Hill Records, 1992).

Larry Cordle & Lonesome Standard Time: 'All Star Duets' (MightyCord Records, 2014)

Larry Cordle & Lonesome Standard Time recorded 'You Can't Take it with You When You Go' (written by Larry Cordle, Larry Shell and Bert Colwell) and included the track on 'All Star Duets' (MightyCord Records, 2014); the track featured guest vocals from Dierks Bentley.

3 'A Gifted Hand'
Writers: Doug Crider and Billy Spencer
Publishers: Warner Tamerlane Publishing Corporation BMI / WB Music Corporation / Two Sons Music ASCAP

Musicians
Acoustic Guitar: Mark Casstevens and Chris Leuzinger
Electric Guitar: Gregg Galbraith and Brent Mason
Piano and Keyboards: Dennis Burnside
Bass: Dave Pomeroy
Drums: Steve Turner
Steel Guitar: Paul Franklin
Fiddle: Rob Hajacos
Background Vocals: Curtis Young and Dennis Wilson
Recorded by Mike Poole at Treasure Isle, Nashville, Tennessee
Additional Recording by Chris Hammond
Mixed by Scott Hendricks at the Castle, Franklin, Tennessee

4 'You Can't Get Arrested in Nashville'
Writer: Hugh Prestwood
Publishers: Careers Music Inc. (BMG) BMI

Musicians
Acoustic Guitar: Mark Casstevens and Chris Leuzinger
Electric Guitar: Gregg Galbraith
Piano: Hargus 'Pig' Robbins
Bass: Dave Pomeroy
Drums: Steve Turner
Steel Guitar: Paul Franklin
Fiddle: Stuart Duncan
Harmonica: Terry McMillan (Monday 12 October 1953 - Friday 2 February 2007)
Hammond B-3: Mitch Humphries
Percussion: Sam Bacco
Background Vocals: Curtis Young and Dennis Wilson
Recorded by Mike Poole at Treasure Isle, Nashville, Tennessee
Additional Recording by Chris Hammond
Mixed by Scott Hendricks at the Castle, Franklin, Tennessee

5 'She's Leavin' Looking Good'
Writer: Lewis Anderson
Publishers: Music Corporation of America Inc. / Leighton Music BMI

Musicians
Acoustic Guitar: Mark Casstevens and Chris Leuzinger
Electric Guitar: Gregg Galbraith and Brent Mason
Piano: Hargus 'Pig' Robbins
Bass: Dave Pomeroy
Drums: Steve Turner
Steel Guitar: Paul Franklin
Fiddle: Rob Hajacos
Keyboards: Dennis Burnside
Background Vocals: Curtis Young and Dennis Wilson
Recorded by Mike Poole at Treasure Isle, Nashville, Tennessee
Additional Recording by Chris Hammond
Mixed by Scott Hendricks at the Castle, Franklin, Tennessee

6 'This Could Go On Forever'
Writers: Jerry Vandiver and Sandy Ramos
Publishers: Love This Town Music / Wrensong Publishing Corporation /
Miller's Daughter Music ASCAP

Musicians
Acoustic Guitar: Jimmy Capps, Pete Wade and Steve Gibson
Electric Guitar: Gregg Galbraith
Piano: Hargus 'Pig' Robbins
Bass: Larry Paxton
Drums: Steve Turner
Steel Guitar: Sonny Garrish
Fiddle: Mark O'Connor and Stuart Duncan
Arco Bass: Edgar Meyer
Keyboards: Dennis Burnside
Background Vocals: Curtis Young, Dennis Wilson and Lisa Silver
Recorded by Chris Hammond at Omnisound, Nashville, Tennessee
Mixed by Scott Hendricks at the Castle, Franklin, Tennessee

Odd Jarle Hanssen: 'Deja-Vu' (RTA Records, 1997)

Odd Jarle Hanssen recorded 'This Could Go On Forever' (written by Jerry Vandiver and Sandy Ramos) and included the track on 'Deja-Vu' (RTA Records, 1997).

7 'I Catch Myself'
Writer: Bruce Burch
Publishers: Ensign Music Corporation BMI

Musicians
Acoustic Guitar: Mark Casstevens
Electric Guitar: Gregg Galbraith
Piano: Hargus 'Pig' Robbins
Bass: Larry Paxton
Drums: Steve Turner
Steel Guitar: Sonny Garrish
Fiddle and Viola: Mark O'Connor
Keyboards: Dennis Burnside
Background Vocals: Curtis Young and Dennis Wilson
String Arrangements: Bergen White
Strings: The Nashville String Machine
Recorded by Chris Hammond at Omnisound, Nashville, Tennessee
Mixed by John Hampton at Ardent Studios, Memphis, Tennessee



Gene Watson re-recorded 'I Catch Myself' (written by Bruce Burch) and included the track on 'Gene Watson: Then & Now' (Koch Records Nashville, 2005).

8 'The Workin' End of a Hoe'
Writer: Jim Rushing
Publishers: Polygram International Publishing Inc. / Amanda-Lin Music ASCAP

Musicians
Acoustic Guitar: Jimmy Capps and Pete Wade
Electric Guitar: Gregg Galbraith
Piano: Hargus 'Pig' Robbins
Bass: Larry Paxton
Drums, Percussion, Knee Slaps and Finger Snaps: Steve Turner
Steel Guitar: Sonny Garrish
Fiddle and Mandolin: Mark O'Connor
Fiddle Solo: Stuart Duncan
Lap Steel: Jerry Douglas
Pedal Dobro: Terry Crisp
Background Vocals: Curtis Young and Wayland Patton
Recorded by Chris Hammond at Omnisound, Nashville, Tennessee
Mixed by John Hampton at Ardent Studios, Memphis, Tennessee



Doug Stone recorded 'The Workin' End of a Hoe' (written by Jim Rushing) and included the track on 'From The Heart' (Epic Records, 1992).

Odd Jarle Hanssen: 'Deja-Vu' (RTA Records, 1997)

Odd Jarle Hanssen recorded 'The Workin' End of a Hoe' (written by Jim Rushing) and included the track on 'Deja-Vu' (RTA Records, 1997).



Larry Cordle & Lonesome Standard Time recorded 'The Workin' End of a Hoe' (written by Jim Rushing) and included the track on 'Songs from The Workbench' (Shell Point Records, 2002).

9 'Only Yesterday'
Writer: Bob Regan
Publishers: AMR Publications Inc. ASCAP

Musicians
Acoustic Guitar: Mark Casstevens
Electric Guitar and Delveccio Guitar: Gregg Galbraith
Piano: Hargus 'Pig' Robbins
Bass: Larry Paxton
Drums: Steve Turner
Steel Guitar: Sonny Garrish
Fiddle: Mark O'Connor
Arco Bass: Edgar Meyer
Tic Tac Bass: Steve Gibson
Marimba: Sam Bacco
Background Vocals: Curtis Young and Dennis Wilson
String Arrangements: Bergen White
Strings: The Nashville String Machine
Recorded by Chris Hammond at Omnisound, Nashville, Tennessee
Mixed by Scott Hendricks at the Castle, Franklin, Tennessee



Gene Watson re-recorded 'Only Yesterday' (written by Bob Regan) and included the track on 'Gene Watson: Then & Now' (Koch Records Nashville, 2005).

10 'This Country's Bigger Than Texas'
Writer: Hugh Prestwood
Publishers: Careers Music Inc. (BMG) BMI

Musicians
Acoustic Guitar: Mark Casstevens
Electric Guitar: Gregg Galbraith
Piano: Matt Rollings
Bass: Mike Brignardello
Drums: Steve Turner
Steel Guitar: Terry Crisp
Fiddle: Mark O'Connor
Electric Guitar and Solo Acoustic Guitar: Chris Leuzinger
Keyboards: Dennis Burnside
Accordion: Jay Spell
Percussion: Sam Bacco
Congas and Percussion: Kenny Malone
Background Vocals: Curtis Young, Dennis Wilson and Lisa Silver
Recorded by Chris Hammond at Omnisound, Nashville, Tennessee
Mixed by Scott Hendricks at the Castle, Franklin, Tennessee

The Nashville String Machine
Concertmaster: Carl Gorodetzky
Violins: Carl Gorodetzky, George Binkley, Dennis Molchan, Pamela Sixfin, Lee Larrison, Connie Ellisor, Ted Mansen, Laura Molyneaux, David Davidson and Mary Kathryn Vanosdale
Viola: Kathryn Plummer, Jim Grosjean, Gary Vanosdale and Virginia Christensen
Cello: Bob Mason and Anthony LaMarchina

Additional Recording in Nashville at the Loft, Recording Arts, Masterfonics, Javelina and Syncro Sound.
Assistant and Additional Engineering: Mark Nevers, Carry Summers, Steve Charles, Patrick Kelly, Robert Charles, Scott Gunter, Dave Parker, Jum DeMain, Graham Lewis, Mike Griffith, Pat Hutchinson and Ed Simonton
Mastering: Denny Purcell at Georgetown Masters
Digital Editing: Carlos Grier



• Read a Country Music People review of Gene Watson's 'At Last' (Warner Bros. Records, 1991)

The review, which was written by Craig Baguley, was published in the April 1991 issue of the United Kingdom monthly publication Country Music People.

'At Last'
Warner Bros. Records 9 26329-2 (1991)

Gene Watson: 'Back in the Fire' (Warner Bros. Records, 1988) Gene Watson: 'At Last' (Warner Bros. Records, 1991) Gene Watson: 'Back in the Fire & At Last' (Morello Records, 2016)

Gene Watson's 'At Last' (Warner Bros. Records, 1991), along with 'Back in the Fire' (Warner Bros. Records, 1988), was released, by Morello Records, as a special '2-on-1' CD set (WMRLL 66), on Friday 11 November 2016.

Morello Records

This special CD brought together two pivotal albums from Gene Watson's brief, but extraordinary time, with Warner Bros. Records; 'At Last' (Warner Bros. Records, 1991) and 'Back in the Fire' (Warner Bros. Records, 1988).

Album Chart Positions



'Love In The Hot Afternoon'
(Capitol Records, 1975)
Billboard (USA): No.5, 1975




'Because You Believed In Me'
(Capitol Records, 1976)
Billboard (USA): No.24, 1976




'Paper Rosie'
(Capitol Records, 1977)
Billboard (USA): No.22, 1977




'Beautiful Country'
(Capitol Records, 1977)
Billboard (USA): No.32, 1977




'The Best of Gene Watson'
(Capitol Records, 1978)
Billboard (USA): No.29, 1978
Canada: No.12, 1978




'Reflections'
(Capitol Records, 1978)
Billboard (USA): No.23, 1978
Canada: No.14, 1978




'Should I Come Home'
(Capitol Records, 1979)
Billboard (USA): No.16, 1979




'No One Will Ever Know'
(Capitol Records, 1980)
Billboard (USA): No.45, 1980




'Between This Time & The Next Time'
(MCA Records, 1981)
Billboard (USA): No.38, 1981




'Old Loves Never Die'
(MCA Records, 1981)
Billboard (USA): No.57, 1981




'This Dream's On Me'
(MCA Records, 1982)
Billboard (USA): No.27, 1982




'Sometimes I Get Lucky'
(MCA Records, 1983)
Billboard (USA): No.16, 1983




'Little By Little'
(MCA Records, 1984)
Billboard (USA): No.34, 1984




'Heartaches, Love & Stuff'
(MCA Records, 1984)
Billboard (USA): No.21, 1984




'Memories To Burn'
(Epic Records, 1985)
Billboard (USA): No.35, 1985




'Starting New Memories'
(Epic Records, 1986)
Billboard (USA): No.49, 1986




'Honky Tonk Crazy'
(Epic Records, 1987)
Billboard (USA): No.54, 1987




'Back In The Fire'
(Warner Bros. Records, 1988)
Billboard (USA): No.42, 1988




'At Last'
(Warner Bros. Records, 1991)
Billboard (USA): No.74, 1991




'Your Money & My Good Looks'
(with Rhonda Vincent)
(Upper Management Music, 2011)
Billboard (USA): No.56, 2011




'Best of the Best: 25 Greatest Hits' (Fourteen Carat Music, 2012)
Billboard (USA): No.64, 2012




'My Heroes Have Always Been Country' (Fourteen Carat Music, 2014)
Billboard (USA): No.48, 2014




'Real.Country.Music' (Fourteen Carat Music, 2016)
Billboard (USA): No.

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