Notifications

New releases
Gigs in your city

Location

,

If you want to change your current location:

2019
Live at Gilley's
2019
Live on Stage
2018
On a Distant Shore
2016
Live and Pickling Fast
2014
Life Journey
2013
Asylum Choir
2010
The Union
2010
The Union
2009
Looking Back (Remastered)
2009
Best of Hank Wilson
2007
A Mighty Flood
2007
Hank Wilson, Vol. II
2007
Signature Songs
2007
Hank Wilson, Vol. 4: Rhythm & Bluegrass
2007
Moonlight & Love Songs
2006
Angel In Disguise
2003
Almost Piano
2003
In Your Dreams
2003
Bad Country
2000
Crazy Love
1998
Legend In My Time - Hank Wilson, Vol. III
1997
Retrospective
1997
Face In the Crowd
1996
Leon Live (Remastered)
1995
Leon Russell
1995
Hymns of Christmas
1995
Hank Wilson's Back!
1995
Guitar Blues
1995
Leon Russell and the Shelter People
1995
Will o' the Wisp
1992
Anything Can Happen
1981
The Live Album
1980
Life & Love
1979
One for the Road
1978
Americana
1977
Make Love to the Music
1974
Stop All That Jazz
1973
Looking Back
1972
Carney
1971
Asylum Choir II (Remastered)
Leon Russell Aug 20, 2019
#OTD in 1965, "Everybody Loves a Clown" was released by Gary Lewis & The Playboys. The song went on to reach #4 on the Billboard Hot 100, becoming the first song written by Leon Russell to reach the top 10. Leon co-wrote the song with Gary Lewis and Snuff Garrett
Leon Russell Aug 16, 2019
A year ago, the world lost a queen. Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul, had a voice that will never be matched, and an impact that will forever be remembered. #RIPArethaFranklin
Leon Russell Aug 12, 2019
Long ago, and oh so far away, The Carpenters released "Superstar," a song written by Leon Russell and Bonnie Bramlett, that went on to reach #2 on the Billboard Hot 100, and become a career defining hit for the group, with Karen's vocal perfectly conveying the sorrow and longing found in the lyrics. The single was the highest charting for a song written by Leon
Leon Russell Aug 09, 2019
Yesterday marked two years since the passing of one of the true masters of Country music. Glen Campbell (Official) was one of Leon's earliest friends and collaborators in the music business, with the two going back to before Leon ever grew out his beard. They can be seen together performing on this 1965 episode of Shindig
Leon Russell Aug 02, 2019
"I'm not sure what the Tulsa Sound is, I suppose it started when we were with Jerry Lee Lewis, we would be playing a shuffle while Jerry Lee played straight eighth notes, if that is what they call the Tulsa Sound, that's not a bad thing" - Leon Russell While it may be hard to define, its impossible to deny the impact that the Tulsa Sound has had on music around the world. Check out the Tulsa Sound playlist on Pandora here: https://pdora.co/2YEHv6C
Leon Russell Aug 01, 2019
On August 1, 1971, Leon, George Harrison, Ringo Starr, Eric Clapton, Bob Dylan, Billy Preston, and Original Badfinger got together at Madison Square Garden to raise awareness and funds for the refugees fleeing East Pakistan in the wake of the Bangladesh Liberation War Genocides. The event, known as the Concert for Bangladesh, became one of the most iconic in music history due to its incredible amalgamation of talent and philanthropic impact
Leon Russell Jul 29, 2019
One of Leon's great gifts was collaboration, and the ability to work with great artists across all genres. From his time in The Wrecking Crew, to the Mad Dogs and Englishmen Tour with Joe Cocker, to the Union with Elton John, Leon's talent has touched a number of the greatest records of the 20th century. Please enjoy this playlist of some of the records Leon made with a little help from his friends: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/2OlxO9CdpKaY0aYNV4BCHD?si=NqaOg8m3TImLkgvFRvgnUw
Leon Russell Jul 25, 2019
"I try to write standards, I don't try to write hits" - Leon Russell With this mindset, Leon's songs have been recorded by artists ranging from Kenny Rogers to Sonic Youth, and have a timeless quality that allow them to ring as true today as the day they were written. Check out this playlist of some of the best covers of Leon's songs here: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/2jApQhIvaMpzM65CJxkV3p?si=qMMqAsu9R2S5wcamrskjzg
Leon Russell Jun 26, 2019
Happy Anniversary, Carney! On June 26, 1972, Leon released his highest charting album, which peaked at #2 on the Billboard 200. Highlighted by classics like "Tightrope," This Masquerade," and "Out in the Woods," Carney epitomized Leon's ability to transport his listeners from the real to the surreal through vivid soundscapes and lyrical acuity #OTD #Carney #Anniversary https://open.spotify.com/album/6kUX5egdzyaAZCxdc4AeYU?si=lxWy8fNHTKS0E2Dd2G5vWw
Leon Russell Jun 21, 2019
In honor of the first day of summer, here is some Jan & Dean, with Leon on the piano, to accompany your drive to the beach
Leon Russell Jun 20, 2019
A Happy Birthday to one of the true geniuses of music, Mr. Brian Wilson. Leon was a regular contributor on The Beach Boys records, including supplying the piano on "Help Me, Rhonda" in 1965
Leon Russell Jun 19, 2019
Touching tribute to Leon from Bruce Hornsby at his April 30 show at National Sawdust in Brooklyn, NY during this performance of "Rainbow's Cadillac"
Leon Russell Jun 17, 2019
On this day in 1963, 21 year old Wayne Newton released his career defining hit, "Danke Schoen" with another 21 year old, Leon Russell, on the keyboards. It was one of the earliest of many hit songs Leon would perform on, peaking at #13 on the pop charts and #3 on Easy Listening. #OTD #MemoryMonday
Leon Russell Jun 08, 2019
Leon and Dr. John have been connected all through their music careers, from their days in The Wrecking Crew to both being inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2011. Dr. John's unique voodoo jazz style and showmanship will never be matched, and he will be greatly missed. #RIP
Leon Russell Jun 01, 2019
Who's going to see Rocketman tonight? You may hear a familiar name mentioned as being at the Troubadour the night of Elton's perfmance...
Leon Russell May 30, 2019
Remarkable performance of "A Song for You" by Kodi Lee on America's Got Talent last night. He is truly inspiring, and it was an honor to have Leon's song chosen for the performance https://www.facebook.com/10646929759/posts/10156834484054760/
Leon Russell May 20, 2019
Have to wish a Happy Birthday to the Mad Dog Joe Cocker. Joe and Leon will be forever connected thanks to their remarkable journey on the Mad Dogs and Englishmen Tour, and its a good reminder that we all get by with a little help from our friends
Leon Russell May 18, 2019
George Harrison
Leon Russell May 14, 2019
As a member of The Wrecking Crew, Leon made his mark on a number of classic hits, including this piano solo in Birthday Boy Bobby Darin's "Not For Me," which went to number 10 in 1963
Leon Russell May 07, 2019
Wonderful to see a new generation of artists keeping Leon's music alive. HER Music performed an incredibly moving rendition of A Song for You last night on VH1. You can watch it here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LyKjtqIAqTk
Leon Russell May 01, 2019
Happy Birthday to the Delta Lady, Rita Coolidge. Here she is talking about her time with Leon on the Mad Dogs & Englishmen Tour
Leon Russell Apr 29, 2019
A Happy Birthday to Leon's "One For the Road" Partner, Mr. Willie Nelson
Leon Russell Apr 27, 2019
Congratulations to all the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Inductees, which is being broadcast tomorrow night. Relive this moment that Leon and Stevie Nicks shared backstage during The Union tour.
Leon Russell Apr 10, 2019
Leon Russell "Live At Gilley's" recorded on Sept. 17, 1981 is being released on vinyl by Varese Sarabande Records for Record Store Day 2019 this Saturday, April 13th. The CD release is this Friday, April 12th. https://www.dropbox.com/s/qi9s23u5h9bzdjz/LeonRussell_RSDPromo_main_h264.mp4?dl=0 Ask your local record store for Live At Gilley's on vinyl: https://recordstoreday.com https://www.amazon.com/Live-At-Gilleys-Leon-Russell/dp/B07NRF9S42/ref=sr_1_fkmrnull_1?crid=3F1S9DU32RRCA&keywords=leon+russell+live+at+gilleys&qid=1553709296&s=gateway&sprefix=leon+russell+live+%2Caps%2C545&sr=8-1-fkmrnull