|#||Release title||Total tracks||Type of release is||Imprint date||Label|
|2||For Your Love / Over And Over Again||2||Audio||1958||Capitol Records|
|3||If A Peanut Farmer Can Do It (So Can I) / Take A Vow For Peace||2||Audio||1977||E G A Records|
|5||I Want To Be With You / Don't Lead Me On||2||Audio||1966||Tru-Glo-Town|
|6||For Your Love / Over And Over Again||2||Audio||Capitol Records|
|7||What Shall I Do? / Please Never Change||2||Audio||1958||Capitol Records|
|8||Tell Her / Down Home||2||Audio||1963||Liberty|
|9||Crying||2||Audio||1964||KT Records, Inc.|
|10||What Shall I Do?||2||Audio||1958||Capitol Records|
|11||For Your Love / Over And Over Again||2||Audio||Capitol Records|
|12||Stay With Me (A Little While Longer) / I Love Everything About You||2||Audio||1960||Warner Bros. Records|
|13||For Your Love / You're So Fine||2||Audio||American Pie|
|14||For Your Love / Gloria||2||Audio|
|15||Volcano / Cherrigale||2||Audio||2013||Outta Sight|
|16||Hold On / This Little Love Of Mine||2||Audio||Capitol Records|
|17||New In Town||12||Audio||Capitol Records|
|18||And Then Came Love / Little Bitty Dave||2||Audio||1961||Challenge|
|19||There's No End / A Tear Fell||2||Audio||Era Records (6)|
|20||For Your Love / Over And Over Again||2||Audio||Capitol Records|
|21||I Want To Be With You||4||Audio||Tru-Glo-Town|
Born: 16th April 1929, Fayetteville, Tennessee, U.S.A.
Died: 13th August 2003, San Bernardino, California, U.S.A.
Graduated from Arkansas state college and taught briefly before joining the Marine Corps and serving two years in Korea. Toured the Far East with bandleader Horace Heidt and moved to Los Angeles in the mid-1950s.
Singer/songwriter renowned for his 1958 hit "For Your Love" and a string of hits which he also wrote. Also co-wrote and and co-produced the 1973 hit "Let's Get It On" (along with three other songs on [a=Marvin Gaye]'s [i]Let's Get It On[/i] album). Worked with Gaye again on 1978's [i]Here, My Dear[/i].
Endured a life long battle with alcoholism and in 2001 he set up his own charity, EBT New Life Inc, and the associated 12 Step Records to assist others in recovery from addiction.
His son David Townsend (1955-2005) was a member of soul trio [a=Surface].
Father of [a1924629], [a1261811], [a193527].