Billy Butler

William Earl Butler

Also known as B. Butler, Bulter, Butler, W E Butler, W. Butler, W. E. Butler, W.E Butler, W.E. Butler, Westley Butler, White, William, William (Billy) Butler, William Butler, William E Butler, William E. Butler, Wm. E. Butler
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Discography of Billy Butler:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 Sugar Candy Lady 8 Audio 1977-06-00 Curtom
2 The Class Of Mayfield High 27 Audio 1999 Westside
3 (What Do You Do) When Your Baby's Gone / Hung Up On You 2 Audio 1973 Pride
4 The Right Track / The Boston Monkey 2 Audio 1969-04-00 Soul City (3)
5 I'll Bet You 2 Audio 1967 Brunswick
6 I'll Bet You 2 Audio 1967 Brunswick
7 I Don't Want To Loose You / Free Yourself 2 Audio 1971 Memphis Records (4)
8 (I've Got A Feeling) You're Gonna Be Sorry / (You Make Me Think) You Ain't Ready 2 Audio 1966 Okeh
9 Thank You Baby / Burning Touch Of Love 2 Audio 1967 Brunswick
10 Come Over To My Side / Love Grows Bitter 2 Audio 1967 Brunswick
11 Right Track 2 Audio 1974 Epic
12 Right Track 5 Audio SMP (2)
13 Hung Up On You 10 Audio 1973 Pride
14 Help Yourself / Sweet Darling 2 Audio 1966 Brunswick
15 Right Track / Walking Up A One Way Street / Picture Me Gone / Condition Red 4 Audio Soul Cat Records
16 Right Track / Right Track Instrumental 2 Audio 2012 Outta Sight
17 The Right Track (Instrumental) / Boston Monkey (Instrumental) 2 Audio 1966 Okeh
18 (What Do You Do) When Your Baby's Gone / Now You Know 2 Audio 1972 Pride
19 Right Track 2 Audio 1974-07-12 Epic
20 (I've Got A Feeling) You're Gonna Be Sorry 2 Audio 1966 Okeh
21 Sugar Candy Lady 10 Audio 2000 Sequel Records
22 I'll Bet You 2 Audio 1967 Brunswick
23 (What Do You Do) When Your Baby's Gone / Hung Up On You 2 Audio 1973 Pride
24 That Ain’t Water That’s Pollution / Soulsation 2 Audio 1970 Mercury
25 She's Got Me Singing / Feel The Magic 2 Audio 1976 Curtom
26 Right Track 2 Audio SMP (2)
27 I'll Bet You / Careless Heart 2 Audio 1967 Brunswick
28 Right Track / Boston Monkey 4 Audio Okeh
29 Don't Be That Way 12 Audio 1976 Black And Blue
30 Where Have All The Flowers Gone / I Can't Work No Longer 4 Audio Soul Power
31 Right Track / Boston Monkey 2 Audio 1966 Okeh


[b]Rhythm 'n' blues - soul vocalist - songwriter - guitarist - producer[/b]

[b]NOTE: Not to be confused with jazz - soul guitarist [a=Billy Butler (3)][/b]

Younger brother of [a=Jerry Butler], with whom he sometimes collaborated along with [a=Curtis Mayfield].

Mayfield supervised his first session at OKeh in May 1963

Mainly active in the 60's & 70's.

Sometimes credited as Bill Butler, Billy Butler and W.E.Butler. Founded vocal groups Billy Butler And The Chanters, Billy Butler And The Enchanters, and Billy Butler And The Four Enchanters.

In 1973 he released an album as a lead singer of [a=Infinity (13)], with fellow Chicago singers

In 1977 he released one solo album "Sugar Candy Lady".


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