The Guess Who discography

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This article is a discography of Canadian rock band The Guess Who.

Studio albums[edit]

Credited to "Chad Allan & the Expressions (Guess Who?)"[edit]

(both names shown on the album cover)

Year Album Billboard 200 Record Label
1965 Shakin' All Over Quality Records
Hey Ho (What You Do to Me!) Quality Records

As The Guess Who?[edit]

Year Album Billboard 200 Record Label
1966 It's Time Quality Records
1968 A Wild Pair
Side 1 by The Staccatos
Nimbus 9 Records

As The Guess Who[edit]

Year Album Billboard 200 Record Label
1969 Wheatfield Soul 45 RCA Victor
1969 Canned Wheat 91
1970 American Woman 9
Share the Land 14
1971 So Long, Bannatyne 52
1972 Rockin' 79
1973 Artificial Paradise 110
#10 155
1974 Road Food 60
1975 Flavours 48
Power in the Music 87
1976 The Way They Were (unreleased recordings by the classic lineup)

Post Burton Cummings-era albums credited to The Guess Who[edit]

Year Album Billboard 200 Record Label
1978 Guess Who's Back Aquarius Records
1979 All This for a Song
1981 Now and Not Then El Mocambo Records
1995 Lonely One Intersound

Live albums[edit]

Year Album Billboard 200 Record Label
1972 Live at the Paramount 39 RCA Victor
1984 Together Again Ready Records
1986 The Best of the Guess Who Live Compleat Records
1998 The Spirit Lives On – Greatest Hits Live J-Bird Records
1999 Down The Road - Live
2001 Running Back Thru Canada ViK. Recordings
2004 The Best of Running Back Thru Canada
Extended Versions: The Encore Collection SBME Special Products
2009 In Concert

Compilation albums[edit]

Year Album Billboard 200
1969 The Guess Who?
1970 Sown & Grown in Canada
1971 Guess Who Plays the Guess Who
The Best of The Guess Who 12
1972 Shakin' All Over (re-issue)
The History of the Guess Who
Wild One
1973 The Best of the Guess Who, Vol. 2 186
1977 The Greatest of the Guess Who 173
1988 Track Record: The Guess Who Collection
1992 These Eyes
1993 At Their Best
1997 The Guess Who: The Ultimate Collection
Razor's Edge
1999 The Guess Who: Greatest Hits
2001 This Time Long Ago
2003 Platinum & Gold Collection: The Guess Who
The Guess Who: Anthology
2005 Let's Go
2006 Bachman-Cummings Song Book

Singles[edit]

Note that almost all of the band's early tracks, originally issued by "Chad Allan and the Reflections", "Bob Ashley and the Reflections" or "Chad Allan and the Original Reflections", were later re-issued on albums that were jointly credited to "Chad Allan & the Expressions"/"Guess Who?" (i.e. both group names appeared on the album cover.)

Year Title Chart positions Album B-Side
Canada Australia UK Singles Chart[1] U.S.
1962 Chad Allan and the Reflections:
"I Just Didn't Have the Heart"
(Chad Allan)
- - - - Non-LP single "Back and Forth"
1962 Chad Allan and the Reflections:
"Tribute to Buddy Holly"
(Geoff Goddard)
- - - - Non-LP single "Back and Forth"
1963 Chad Allan and the Reflections:
"Shy Guy"
(Chad Allan)
- - - - Shakin' All Over
Bob Ashley and the Reflections:
"Inside Out"
(Allan)
- - - - Hey Ho (What You Do to Me!)
1964 Chad Allan and the Original Reflections:
"Stop Teasing Me"
(Randy Bachman)
- - - - Shakin' All Over /
Hey Ho, What You Do to Me
"Shot of Rhythm 'N Blues"
1965 "Shakin' All Over"
(Johnny Kidd)
1 27 - 22 Shakin' All Over "Till We Kissed"
"Tossin' and Turnin'"
(Richie Adams/Malou Rene)
3 - - - "I Want You to Love Me"
"Hey Ho, What You Do to Me"
(Jo Armstead/Nickolas Ashford/Valerie Simpson)
3 - - 125 Hey Ho, What You Do to Me "Goodnight, Goodnight"
1966 "Hurting Each Other"
(Gary Geld/Peter Udell)
19 - - - "Baby's Birthday"
"Believe Me"
(Bachman)
10 - - - It's Time "Baby Feelin'"
"Clock on the Wall"
(Bachman)
16 - - - "One Day"
"And She's Mine"
(Bachman)
32 - - - "All Right"
1967 "His Girl"
(Johnny Cowell)
19 - 45 - Non-LP singles,
later collected on
numerous compilations
"It's My Pride"
"Pretty Blue Eyes"
(Teddy Randazzo/Robert Wilding)
48 - - -
"This Time Long Ago"
(Jerry Langley/Jimmy Stewart)
30 - - - "There's No Getting Away From You"
"Flying on the Ground is Wrong"
(Neil Young)
36 - - - "If You Don't Want Me"
1968 "When Friends Fall Out"
(Bachman/Burton Cummings)
75 - - - "Guess Who Blues"
"Of a Dropping Pin"
(Bachman/Cummings)
97 - - - Canned Wheat "Mr. Nothin'"
1969 "These Eyes"
(Bachman/Cummings)
7 100 - 6 Wheatfield Soul "Lightfoot"
"Laughing"
(Bachman/Cummings)
1 - - 10 Canned Wheat "Undun"
"Undun"
(Bachman)
21 73 - 22 "Laughing" (A-Side)
1970 "No Time"
(Bachman/Cummings)
1 43 - 5 American Woman "Proper Stranger"
"American Woman"
(Bachman/Cummings/Garry Peterson/Jim Kale)
1 43 19 1 "No Sugar Tonight"
"No Sugar Tonight"
(Bachman)
1 - 19 1 "American Woman" (A-Side)
"Hand Me Down World"
(Kurt Winter)
10 65 - 17 Share the Land "Runnin' Down the Street"
"Share the Land"
(Cummings)
2 63 - 10 "Bus Rider"
1971 "Bus Rider"
(Winter)
- 63 - - "Share the Land" (A-Side)
"Hang on to Your Life"
(Cummings/Winter)
5 - - 43 "Do You Miss Me Darlin'"
"Proper Stranger"
(Bachman/Cummings)
(Australian release only)
- 85 - - American Woman "No Time" (A-Side)
"Albert Flasher"
(Cummings)
13 28 - 29 Non-LP single "Broken"
"Broken"
(Cummings/Winter)
15 - - 55 "Albert Flasher" (A-Side)
"Rain Dance"
(Cummings/Winter)
3 55 - 19 So Long, Bannatyne "One Divided"
"Sour Suite"
(Cummings)
12 - - 50 "Life in the Bloodstream"
1972 "Life in the Bloodstream"
(Cummings/Winter)
39 - - - "Sour Suite" (A-Side)
"Heartbroken Bopper"
(Cummings/Winter)
12 83 - 47 Rockin' "Arrivederci Girl"
"Guns, Guns, Guns"
(Cummings)
58 - - 70 "Heaven Only Moved Once Yesterday"
"Runnin' Back to Saskatoon"
(Cummings/Winter)
9 - - 96 Live at the Paramount "New Mother Nature"
1973 "Follow Your Daughter Home"
(Cummings/Donnie McDougall/Peterson/Bill Wallace/Winter)
20 - - 61 Artificial Paradise "Bye Bye Babe"
"Orly"
(Cummings)
21 - - - "The Watcher"
"Glamour Boy"
(Cummings)
14 - - - #10 "Lie Down"
1974 "Star Baby"
(Cummings)
9 95 - 39 Road Food "Musicione"
"Clap for the Wolfman"
(Cummings/Wallace/Winter)
4 39 - 6 "Road Food"
1975 "Dancin' Fool"
(Cummings/Domenic Troiano)
14 85 - 28 Flavours "Seems Like I Can't Live With You,
But I Can't Live Without You"
"Loves Me Like a Brother"
(Cummings/Troiano)
21 - - - "Hoe Down Time"
"Seems Like I Can't Live With You,
But I Can't Live Without You"
(Cummings/Troiano)
81 - - - "Dancin' Fool" (A-Side)
"Rosanne"
(Cummings/Troiano)
58 - - 105 Power in the Music "Dreams"
"When the Band Was Singin' 'Shakin' All Over'"
(Cummings/Troiano)
- - - 102 "Women"
1976 "Silver Bird"
(Bachman/Cummings)
63 - - - The Way They Were "Runnin' Down the Street"
1979 "Sweet Young Thing"
(Kale/Vince Masters/McDougall/Winter)
- - - - Guess Who's Back/
All This For A Song
"It's Getting Pretty Bad"
"C'mon Little Mama"
(Kale/Masters/McDougall/Winter)
- - - - "Moon Wave Maker"
1981 "Magic"
(writer not listed)
- - - - Now and Not Then "All Over Now"
1984 "Let's Watch The Sun Go Down"
(Kale)
- - - - Together Again "These Eyes" (live version)

Music videos[edit]

Year Video
1969 "These Eyes"
"When You Touch Me"
"Laughing"
1970 "No Time"
"American Woman"
"Share the Land"
"Hang On To Your Life"
1971 "Albert Flasher"
1972 "Runnin' Back to Saskatoon"

References[edit]

  1. ^ Roberts, David (2006). British Hit Singles & Albums (19th ed.). London: Guinness World Records Limited. p. 237. ISBN 1-904994-10-5.