Allen Toussaint

Allen R. Toussaint

Also known as A Toussaint, A. Toussaint, A. R. Toussaint, A. Tossanti, A. Touissant, A. Tousaint, A. Tousan, A. Tousant, A. Toussaint, A. Toussanint, A. Toussant, A.R. Toussaint, A.Touissant, A.Toussaint, A3, Al Tousaint, Al Tousan, Al Tousan & His Piano, Al Toussaint, Alain Toussaint, Alan Taussaint, Alan Tousaint, Alan Toussaint, Allan Toiussaint, Allan Toussaint, Allan Toussant, Allen, Allen A. Toussaint, Allen R, Toussaint, Allen R. Toussaint, Allen R.Toussaint, Allen Taussaint, Allen Touissant, Allen Tousaint, Allen Toussant, Allen Toussiant, Allen Troussaint, C. Toussaint, Touissant, Tousaint, Toussain, Toussaint, Toussant, Toussiunt, Tussiant
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Discography of Allen Toussaint:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 Studio Outtakes 2 Audio 2005 SansuSwampFuzz
2 From A Whisper To A Scream 11 Audio 1989 P-Vine Records
3 Make Me Believe In You / Night People 4 Audio 2006-02-00 A&R Reworks
4 The River In Reverse 14 Audio 2006 Verve Forecast
5 Southern Nights 10 Audio 2006 Water
6 Night People 2 Audio 1978 Island Records
7 Allen Toussaint Sings 12 Audio Bandy Records
8 Life Love And Faith 12 Audio 1972 WEA
9 From A Whisper To A Scream 11 Audio 1985 Kent Records
10 Motion 10 Audio 1978 Warner Bros. Records
11 Life Love And Faith 12 Audio 1972 Reprise Records
12 Toussaint 10 Audio 1970 Scepter Records
13 Life Love And Faith 12 Audio Warner Bros. Records
14 Tears, Tears, & More Tears 3 Audio 2006 Universal
15 Oh Baby Come On 2 Audio 1986 Crystal Fire
16 It's Time For A Change (Lets Do It) 2 Audio 1986 Crystal Fire
17 I've Got That Feelin Now / Hans Christianderson 2 Audio 1968 Bell Records
18 Soul Sister 2 Audio 1972 Reprise Records
19 Southern Nights 10 Audio 1975 Reprise Records
20 Southern Nights 10 Audio 1985 Edsel Records
21 From A Whisper To A Scream 11 Audio 1985 Kent Records
22 Southern Nights 15 Audio 1975 Reprise Records
23 The River In Reverse 13 Audio 2006 Verve Forecast
24 Country John 2 Audio 1975 Reprise Records
25 The Bright Mississippi 12 Audio 2009 Nonesuch
26 The River In Reverse 13 Audio 2006-06-06 Verve Forecast
27 Soul Sister 2 Audio 1972 Reprise Records
28 Am I Expecting Too Much 2 Audio 1972 Reprise Records
29 Moo Moo / A Blue Mood 2 Audio 1961 Seville Records
30 Toussaint 10 Audio 1970 DJM Records (2)
31 Get Out Of My Life, Woman / Gotta Travel On 2 Audio 1968 Bell Records
32 What Is Success (The Scepter And Bell Recordings) 17 Audio 2007 Kent Records
33 Life Love And Faith 12 Audio 2006 Water
34 Allen Toussaint & Friends - A New Orleans Christmas 13 Audio 1997-09-09 NYNO Records
35 Soul Sister / She Once Belonged To Me 2 Audio 1972 Reprise Records
36 Connected 15 Audio 1996-05-07 NYNO Records
37 The Wild Sound Of New Orleans - The Complete 'Tousan' Sessions 27 Audio 1992 Bear Family Records
38 Southern Nights 15 Audio 1975 Reprise Records
39 The Wild Sound Of New Orleans Piano 12 Audio 1988 Edsel Records
40 We The People / Tequila 2 Audio 1969 Soul City (3)
41 Everything I Do Gonh Be Funky: The Hit Songs & Productions 1957-1978 50 Audio 2011 Charly Records
42 Soul Sister / She Once Belonged To Me 2 Audio 1972 Reprise Records
43 Go Back Home / Poor Boy, Got To Move 2 Audio 1965 Alon
44 Night People 2 Audio 1978 Island Records
45 Night People / The Optimism Blues 2 Audio 1978 Warner Bros. Records
46 The Bright Mississippi 12 Audio 2009 Nonesuch
47 From A Whisper To A Scream 2 Audio 1970 Scepter Records
48 The River In Reverse 13 Audio 2006 Verve Forecast
49 Country John / When The Party's Over 2 Audio 1975 Reprise Records
50 Life Love And Faith 12 Audio 1972


American producer, songwriter, arranger, session pianist and solo artist.

Born 14 January 1938 in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Active in New Orleans’ music industry since the early 1960s, Toussaint worked with a large amount of artists as diverse as [a=Elvis Costello], [a=Band, The], [a=Dr. John] and [a=Meters, The].

He wrote and produced songs like “From A Whisper To A Scream” (1971), [a=Irma Thomas]’s “Ruler Of My Heart” (1963) and [a=Lee Dorsey]’s “Working In A Coal Mine” (1966).

Inducted into Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 1998.

Inducted into Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2011.


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