Texas

Formed 1988, Glasgow, UK. John McElhone was former guitarist with Altered Images and Hipsway.
Label: Mercury
Producers: various
5482622 The Greatest Hits LP 27 Sep 1975 75 Pts: 1
    sales: 1800000  
    28 Oct 2000 1-2-3-3-3-3-3-4-5-6 Pts: 379
    13 Jan 2001 2-1-3-5-4-3-11-17-22-23-10-17-22-21-29-32-34-36-48-46-62-54-60-52-56-53-49-39-43-48-57-64-71-96-128-121-113-161-193-161-155-147-120-102-110-121-124-134-136-138-172 Pts: 235
    4 Oct 2003 75-69-65 Pts: 3
      71-72-67 Pts: 3
Musicians: Sharlene Spiteri (vcls, gtr); Ally McErlane (gtr); Johnny McElhone (bs, vcls); Stuart Kerr (drms)
Stuart Kerr was former drummer with Friends Again and Love And Money.
Producers: Tim Palmer
Writers: John McElhone/Sharleen Spiteri
TEX 1 I Don't Want A Lover 28 Jan 1989 45-32-21-13-8-9-14-19-31-41-68 Pts: 150
    from the album Southside (3/1989)  
    21 Apr 2001 16-32-47-61-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-94-104-xx-xx-xx-180 Pts: 16
838171-1 Southside LP 18 Mar 1989 3-7-7-11-17-18-18-22-26-31-40-44-50-64-xx-xx-xx-xx-65-45-41-31-31-29-28-34-41-47-54-56-51 Pts: 109
    sales: 100000  
    8 Mar 1997 147-180-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-151-103-141-164-178-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-174-193-xx-xx-xx-99-67-67-86-111-120-129-xx-148-143-160-190 Pts: 6
    31 Jan 1998 175-122-154-185-171-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-179  
    15 May 1999 45-109-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-154-115-141-195 Pts: 4
Label: Vertigo
Musicians: Sharleen Spiteri (vcls, gtr); Ally McErlane (gtr); John McElhone (bs, vcls); Eddie Campbell (kbds); Richard Hynd (drms)
Producers: Fox
5182522 Rick's Road LP 6 Nov 1993 18-56 Pts: 16
    sales: 60000  
    15 May 1999 109  
Label: Mercury
Producers: Texas
Writers: John McElhone/Sharleen Spiteri
MER 480 Say What You Want 11 Jan 1997 7-3-6-8-13-16-28-31-37-48-77-93-125-155-158-194 Pts: 132
    sales: 200000  
Producers: Texas/Mike Hedges/Dave Stewart/Rae/Steve Christian/Boilerhouse Boys
534315 2 White On Blonde LP 8 Feb 1997 1-2-6-16-20-27-27-22-9-4-5-4-4-4-4-5-10-11-13-18-18-25-15-9-4-2-2-1-2-2-4-4-4-5-9-7-6-8-8-8-6-8-11-8-8-6-6 Pts: 1286
    sales: 1800000  
    10 Jan 1998 5-7-9-10-13-8-10-12-13-13-12-15-17-14-18-24-23-29-32-31-30-29-25-21-23-29-28-28-29-31-32-36-40-49-63-66-75-82-119-167-139-141-135-141-159-182-176-170-163-151-142 Pts: 434
    16 Jan 1999 171-186-181-xx-193-xx-xx-199-xx-134-112-97-98-74-64-60-36-37-55-73-82-107-100-100-53-55-82-65-77-71-67-67-84-102-130-162-139-xx-xx-161-139-134-109-106-122-128-136-136-142-141 Pts: 40
    15 Jan 2000 140-171-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-163-153-155-181-199  
    24 Feb 2001 141-115-136-184-xx-xx-xx-xx-48-53-58-74-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-103-99-126 Pts: 7
Producers: Texas
Writers: John McElhone/Sharleen Spiteri
MER 482 Halo 12 Apr 1997 10-17-21-36-51-67-70-102-121-110-125-135-179 Pts: 45
Writers: John McElhone/Sharleen Spiteri/Robert Hodgens/Eddie Campbell/Richard Hynde
MER 490 Black Eyed Boy 2 Aug 1997 5-15-19-26-36-58-80-93-105-121-135-154-190 Pts: 59
Producers: Johnny McElhone
Writers: John McElhone/Sharleen Spiteri/D. Stewart/Robert Hodgens
MER 497 Put Your Arms Around Me 8 Nov 1997 10-26-40-58-70-79-84-75 Pts: 33
    10 Jan 1998 67-64-137-174-202-181 Pts: 4
Producers: Steve Mac
Writers: John McElhone/Sharleen Spiteri
MER 517 In Our Lifetime 24 Apr 1999 4-8-15-25-34-41-54-54-61-83-83-81-80-147-206-184-209-194-206-167 Pts: 81
Producers: Steve Mac/Boilerhouse Boys/Rae & Christian
538972 2 The Hush LP 15 May 1999 1-3-2-4-6-6-11-12-13-15-13-11-9-7-4-5-5-6-14-13-23-25-20-23-22-26-30-31-27-25-24-21-14-16 Pts: 677
    sales: 900000  
    15 Jan 2000 14-16-18-32-40-44-37-39-39-44-57-59-82-91-85-95-84-91-108-108-128-156-153-xx-xx-185-171-178-xx-xx-xx-189-190-188-xx-198-xx-xx-186 Pts: 90
    17 Feb 2001 170-137-124-177  
Musicians: Sharleen Spiteri (vcls, gtr); Ally McErlane (gtr); John McElhone (bs, vcls); Eddie Campbell (kbds); Richard Hynd (drms)
Producers: Steve Mac
Writers: John McElhone/Sharleen Spiteri/Robert Hodgens/Eddie Campbell
MER 520 Summer Son 21 Aug 1999 5-15-20-26-33-43-58-59-70-83-94-96-105-95-94 Pts: 70
Producers: Austin
Writers: John McElhone/Sharleen Spiteri/Alexander/Knowles
MER 528 In Demand 7 Oct 2000 6-15-23-33-38-44-58-64-84-93-100-83-77 Pts: 64
    13 Jan 2001 64-76-101-138-138-127-137-167-187 Pts: 2
MER 531 Inner Smile 13 Jan 2001 6-15-27-39-47-56-66-74-100-122-117-122-136-144-137-159-127-110-xx-xx-179-196-176-182-xx-194-183 Pts: 39
Producers: Mac/Horn/Broudie
9865712 Careful What You Wish For LP 25 Oct 2003 5-28-54-74 Pts: 21
Producers: Mac
Writers: John McElhone/Sharleen Spiteri/Robert Hodgens
9872946 Getaway   6-18-35-47-66 Pts: 30
Producers: Higgins/Johnny McElhone
Writers: John McElhone/Sharleen Spiteri/Higgins/Cooper/Powell/Christer/Co
9874784 Can't Resist   13-41-71 Pts: 11
Producers: Mac/Austin/Higgins/Nowells
9874219 Red Book LP   16-42-66 Pts: 10
    sales: 100000  

Texas & Wu Tang Clan

Label: Mercury
Musicians: RZA [=Prince Rakeem; Robert Diggs] (rap); Genius [=Gary Grice] (rap); Ol' Dirty Bastard [=Russell Jones] (rap); Method Man [=Clifford Smith] (rap); Sharleen Spiteri (vcls, gtr); John McElhone (bs, vcls); Eddie Campbell (kbds); Richard Hynde (drms)
Producers: RZA
Writers: John McElhone/Sharleen Spiteri
MER 499 Say What You Want/Insane 14 Mar 1998 4-13-23-33-39-41-67-85-88-108-111-140-105-92-190-200 Pts: 65

Texas featuring Kardinal Offishall

Label: Mercury
Producers: Steve Mac
Writers: John McElhone/Sharleen Spiteri/J. Harrow
9812254 Carnival Girl 11 Oct 2003 9-20-29-51-71 Pts: 25

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