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Isaac Hayes discography

Isaac Hayes discography
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Studio albums 20
Live albums 2
Compilation albums 3
Singles 31
Soundtrack albums 5

This page contains a comprehensive collection of information related to recordings by American funk musician Isaac Hayes.

Studio albums [ edit ]

Year Title Peak chart positions[1][2] Certification
UK US US R&B/Hip-Hop US Jazz
1968 Presenting Isaac Hayes
1969 Hot Buttered Soul
  • Released: September 23, 1969
  • Label: Enterprise/Stax
8 1 1
1970 The Isaac Hayes Movement
  • Released: April 1970
  • Label: Enterprise/Stax
8 1 1
1970 ...To Be Continued
  • Released: November 1970
  • Label: Enterprise/Stax
11 1 1
1971 Black Moses
  • Released: November 1971
  • Label: Enterprise/Stax
38 10 1 2
1973 Joy
  • Released: December 1973
  • Label: Enterprise/Stax
16 2
1975 Chocolate Chip
  • Released: 1975
  • Label: Hot Buttered Soul/ABC
18 1
1975 Disco Connection
  • Released: 1975
  • Label: Hot Buttered Soul/ABC
85 19
1976 Groove-A-Thon
  • Released: 1976
  • Label: Hot Buttered Soul/ABC
45 11
1976 Juicy Fruit (Disco Freak)
  • Released: 1976
  • Label: Hot Buttered Soul/ABC
124 18
1977 New Horizon 26
1978 For the Sake of Love
  • Released: 1978
  • Label: Polydor
75 15
1978 HotBed 1
  • Released: 1978
  • Label: Stax/Fantasy
1979 Don't Let Go
  • Released: 1979
  • Label: Polydor
39 9
1980 And Once Again
  • Released: 1980
  • Label: Polydor
59 26
1981 Lifetime Thing
  • Released: 1981
  • Label: Polydor
1986 U-Turn 32
1988 Love Attack
  • Released: September 20, 1988
  • Label: Columbia
70
1994 Wonderful 1
  • Released: September 20, 1994
  • Label: Stax/Fantasy
1995 Raw & Refined
  • Released: May 23, 1995
  • Label: Point Blank
1995 Branded
  • Released: May 23, 1995
  • Label: Point Blank
75
Notes:
  1. Archived recording; issued on Stax by Fantasy Records after the bankruptcy of Stax Records.

Live albums [ edit ]

Year Title Peak chart positions[1][2] Certification
UK US US R&B/Hip-Hop US Jazz
1973 Live at the Sahara Tahoe
  • Released: 1973
  • Label: Enterprise/Stax
14 1
1977 A Man and a Woman with Dionne Warwick
  • Released: 1977
  • Label: ABC
2003 Isaac Hayes at Wattstax 1
  • Released: 1995
  • Label: Stax/Fantasy
Notes:
  1. Archived recording; issued on Stax by Fantasy Records after the bankruptcy of Stax Records.

Soundtracks [ edit ]

Year Title Peak chart positions[1][2] Certification
UK US US R&B/Hip-Hop US Jazz
1971 Shaft
  • Released: 1971
  • Label: Enterprise/Stax
17 1 1 1
1974 Three Tough Guys
  • Released: 1974
  • Label: Enterprise/Stax
146
1974 Truck Turner
  • Released: 1974
  • Label: Enterprise/Stax
156 17

Singles [ edit ]

Stax releases [ edit ]

All singles issued on Stax Records' Enterprise label unless otherwise noted.

Year Title Peak chart positions[4]

[5]

Certification
U.S. R&B U.S. UK
1965 "Blue Groove" 1/

"Big Dipper" 1

(Sir Issac & the Do-Dads)
- - -
1967 "Precious, Precious"/

"Going to Chicago Blues"
- - -
1969 "Walk On By"/

"By the Time I Get to Phoenix"
13

37
30

37
-
"The Mistletoe and Me"/

"Winter Snow"
- - -
1970 "I Stand Accused"/

"I Just Don't Know What to Do With Myself"
23 42 -
1971 The Look of Love"/

"I Just Don't Know What to Do with Myself"
- 79 -
"I Can't Help It"/

"Never Can Say Goodbye"
-

5
-

22
-
"Theme from Shaft"/

"Cafe Regio's"
2 1 4
"You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin'"/

"Our Day Will Come"
- - -
1972 "Do Your Thing"/

"Ellie's Love Theme"
3 30 -
"Soulsville"/

"Let's Stay Together"
-

25
-

48
-
"Ain't That Loving You"/

"Baby, I'ma Want You"

(Isaac Hayes & David Porter)
37 86 -
"Theme from The Men"/

"Type Thang"
19 38 -
1973 "(If Loving You Is Wrong) I Don't Want to Be Right"/

"Rolling Down a Mountainside"
- - -
"Joy" (Part I) /

"Joy" (Part II)
7 30 -
1974 "Wonderful"/

"Someone Made You for Me"
18 71 -
"Title Theme" (from Tough Guys)/

"Hung Up on My Baby"
72 - -
1975 "Good Love 6-9969"/

"I'm Gonna Have to Tell Her"
- - -
1976 "Disco Connection" - - 10
1977 "By the Time I Get to Phoenix" 2/

"Walk On By" 2
65 - -
1978 "Feel Like Makin' Love" (Part I) 2/

"Feel Like Makin' Love" (Part II) 2
- - -
Notes:
  1. Issued on Volt. Artist credit on both sides label misspells Isaac as "Issac".
  1. Archived recordings; issued on Stax by Fantasy Records after the bankruptcy of Stax Records.

ABC Records releases [ edit ]

Year Title Peak chart positions[4]

[5]

U.S. R&B U.S. UK
1975 "Chocolate Chip (Vocal)"/

"Chocolate Chip (Instrumental)"
13 92 -
"Come Live with Me"/

"Body Language"
20 - -
1976 "Rock Me Easy Baby" (Part I) /

"Rock Me Easy Baby" (Part II)
58 - -
"Juicy Fruit (Disco Freak)" (Part I) /

"Juicy Fruit (Disco Freak)" (Part II)
- - -

Polydor releases [ edit ]

Year Title Peak chart positions[4]

[5]

U.S. R&B U.S. UK
1977 "Out of the Ghetto"/

"It's Heaven to Me"
42 - -
"Moonlight Lovin' (Ménage À Trois)"/

"It's Heaven to Me"
96 - -
1978 "Just the Way You Are" (Part I) /

"Just the Way You Are" (Part II)
- - -
"Zeke the Freak"/

"If We Ever Needed Peace"
19 - -
1979 "Don't Let Go"/

"You Can't Hold Your Woman"
11 18 -
"A Few More Kisses"/

"What Does It Take"
89 - -
1980 "I Ain't Never"/

"Love Has Been Good to Us"
49 - -

Columbia releases [ edit ]

Year Title Peak chart positions[4]

[5]

U.S. R&B U.S. UK
1986 "Ike's Rap VII"/

"Hey, Girl"
9 - -
1987 "Thing For You 40 - -
1988 "Showdown" 43 - -

Compilations [ edit ]

Ultimate ISAAC HAYES Can You Dig It? – Stax Records 2005 (double CD)

The Man – The Ultimate Isaac Hayes 1969 – 1977 – Stax Records 2001 (double CD)

Isaac Hayes – The Polydor Years – Polydor 2000

Greatest Hit Singles – Stax Records 1991 [6]

The Best of Isaac Hayes, Volume 1 – Stax Records 1986 [7]

The Best of Isaac Hayes, Volume 2 – Stax Records 1989 [8]

As sideman [ edit ]

With Donald Byrd and 125th Street, N.Y.C.

References [ edit ]

  1. ^ a b c "Isaac Hayes > Charts & Awards". Allmusic. Retrieved June 30, 2008.
  2. ^ a b c Warwick, 2004. p.497
  3. ^ a b c d e f g "Gold & Platinum – RIAA". RIAA. Retrieved November 2, 2018.
  4. ^ a b c d Thompson, Dave (2001). Funk. San Francisco: Backbeat Books. pp 134–139
  5. ^ a b c d "Isaac Hayes". Official Charts Company. Retrieved January 6, 2012.
  6. ^ https://www.amazon.com/Greatest-Hit-Singles-Isaac-Hayes/dp/B000000ZI9
  7. ^ https://www.amazon.com/Best-Isaac-Hayes-Vol-1/dp/B00004UPZV/ref=pd_sim_m_2?ie=UTF8&refRID=19XW5FM2P8PB002DM9KF
  8. ^ https://www.amazon.com/The-Best-Isaac-Hayes-Volume/dp/B000000XGS
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