Southpaw (album)

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Southpaw
Studio album by Gilbert O'Sullivan
Released November 1977
Genre Pop
Length 36:03 (67:25 with bonus tracks)
Label MAM
Producer Gilbert O'Sullivan
Gilbert O'Sullivan chronology
A Stranger In My Own Back Yard
(1974)A Stranger In My Own Back Yard1974
Southpaw
(1977)
Off Centre
(1980)Off Centre1980

Southpaw is Irish-English singer-songwriter Gilbert O'Sullivan's fifth studio album, originally released in November 1977. This was the first album produced by Gilbert O'Sullivan. Union Square Music re-released it in June 2012 on Salvo label in part of the Gilbert O'Sullivan - A Singer & His Songs collection.

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Gilbert O'Sullivan.

  1. "Intro" - 0:46
  2. "You Got Me Going" - 2:40
  3. "No Telling Why" - 3:36
  4. "Tomorrow Today" - 3:12
  5. "The Best Fun I Ever Had" - 3:33
  6. "I Remember Once" - 5:15
  7. "Intro 2" - 0:23
  8. "I Of Course Replied" - 2:42
  9. "That's Where I Belong" - 3:33
  10. "My Love and I" - 3:22
  11. "If I Can't Have You All To Myself" - 3:04
  12. "Miss My Love Today" - 3:56

Bonus tracks on the 2012 remaster[edit]

  1. "I'll Believe It When I See It" (single, August 1975) - 5:20
  2. "Just As You Are" (b-side of "I'll Believe It When I See It") - 2:38
  3. "You Never Listen To Reason" (single, October 1975) - 3:20
  4. "Call On Me" (b-side of "You Never Listen To Reason") - 3:14
  5. "Doing What I Know" (single, August 1976) - 4:45
  6. "To Each His Own" (single, October 1976) - 3:08
  7. "Can't Get You Out of My Mind" (b-side of "To Each His Own") - 3:24
  8. "As Long As I Can" (b-side of "You Got Me Going", July 1977) - 2:21
  9. "Our Own Baby" (b-side of "Miss My Love Today", February 1978) - 3:10

Personnel[edit]

  • Gilbert O'Sullivan - vocals, piano

Additional personnel[edit]

  • Chris Spedding - guitars
  • Lee Fothergill - guitars
  • Ritchie Cunningham - guitars
  • Colin Green - guitars
  • Alan Jones - bass
  • Barry De Souza - drums
  • Pete Kircher - drums
  • Terry Cox - drums
  • Tony Hymas - keyboards, Moog
  • Robert Hook - keyboards, Moog
  • Frank Ricotti - percussion
  • Francisco Yglesias - Paraguayan Harp
  • Vocal backing: The Mike Sammes Singers, The Chanter Sisters
  • Johnnie Spence - arranger, conductor
  • John Haeny, Phil Ramone - engineers

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