Bootsy Collins (US funk musician & songwriter)

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Relationships

children (as William Earl "Bootsy" Collins): Oui-Wey
legal name: William Earl Collins
member of: Bootsy Collins & Bootsy's New Rubber Band
Bootsy's New Rubber Band
Funkadelic
The J.B.’s ( – ????)
Parliament
P-Funk All Stars
Praxis (Bill Laswell musical project)
Science Faxtion
Bootsy’s Rubber Band (1976 –)
siblings: Catfish Collins
Allmusic: http://www.allmusic.com/artist/mn0000107139 [info]
Allmusic (as William Earl "Bootsy" Collins): http://www.allmusic.com/artist/mn0002360544 [info]
BBC Music: http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/b0ca0d85-24a8-4a00-860d-357ff688b69c [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/artist/24072 [info]
IMDb: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0172182/ [info]
Last.fm: http://www.last.fm/music/Bootsy+Collins [info]
SecondHandSongs: http://www.secondhandsongs.com/artist/10665 [info]
VIAF ID: VIAF: 10041249 [info]
Wikidata: Q452411 [info]
Wikipedia: en: Bootsy Collins [info]
official homepages: http://bootsycollins.com/ [info]
other databases: http://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb139707773 [info]
http://rateyourmusic.com/artist/bootsy_collins [info]
https://d-nb.info/gnd/134696557 [info]
social networking: https://twitter.com/Bootsy_Collins [info]
https://www.facebook.com/BootsyCollins [info]
stream for free: http://www.staimusic.com/en/bands/bootsy-collins_603.html [info]

Appearances

Date Title Credited As Attributes Artist Length
arranger
Another Point of View Bootsy Bootsy’s Rubber Band 7:03
Get Dressed George Clinton 3:42
I’d Rather Be With You Bootsy Bootsy’s Rubber Band 4:57
Last Dance George Clinton 5:29
Love Vibes Bootsy Bootsy’s Rubber Band 4:54
Physical Love Bootsy Bootsy’s Rubber Band 4:50
PsychoticBumpSchool Bootsy Bootsy’s Rubber Band 5:21
Stretchin’ Out (In a Rubber Band) Bootsy Bootsy’s Rubber Band 6:53
Vanish in Our Sleep Bootsy Bootsy’s Rubber Band 5:49
Chocolate City (Bootsy) Collins Parliament
composer
Mothership Reconnection Scott Grooves
Bank Job
Boops (Here to Go)
Bop Gun (Endangered Species)
Curiosity
Famous
Fatally Flawed Flesh
Final Frontier
Four Play
Freak Like Me
Freak Like Me (Sugababes ver.)
Funkentelechy
Get Dressed
Give Up the Funk (Tear the Roof Off the Sucker)
I See Rockets
L.O.A.F.
Labor Day (It's a Holiday) William Earl "Bootsy" Collins
Last Dance
Let's Rock
Life-IS IN-DeLiver
Lookin' for Eden
Mothership Connection (Star Child)
Mothership Reconnection
Night of the Thumpasorus Peoples
P. Funk (Wants to Get Funked Up)
Preview Side Too
Sci-Fax Theme
Sir Nose D'Voidoffunk (Pay Attention-B3M)
Soul Power '92
Sound Crack
Supergroovalisticprosifunkstication
Theme From the Black Hole
Uncle Jam (edited version)
Unfunky UFO
Up for the Down Stroke William Earl "Bootsy" Collins
Virtual Reality, Part 1
Virtual Reality, Part 2
We Want Eazy
Weapon of Choice
What It Is
ZIONPLANET10
instrument
1970-04-25 Get Up (I Feel Like Being a) Sex Machine, Part 1 bass James Brown 2:51
1971-03-08 Medley: Papa’s Got a Brand New Bag / I Got You (I Feel Good) / I Got the Feelin’ (live, 1971-03-08: The Olympia, Paris, France) bass guitar James Brown 1:29
1988 Beat Wise bass guitar Herbie Hancock 5:56
1988 Chemical Residue bass guitar Herbie Hancock 6:01
1988 Maiden Voyage / B-Bop bass guitar Herbie Hancock 6:38
1988 Obsession bass guitar Herbie Hancock 5:22
1988 Perfect Machine bass guitar Herbie Hancock 6:36
1988 Vibe Alive bass guitar Herbie Hancock 5:26
A Vague Sense of Order guitar Anton Fier 6:11
A Vague Sense of Order (Bloody Miles mix) guitar Anton Fier 9:47
Ain’t It Funky Now bass guitar James Brown 5:36
Aquabot bass guitar Buckethead 5:57
At Any Cost bass guitar and membranophone Science Faxtion 4:44
Bank Job guitar Sly & Robbie 3:56
Bass‐Rigged-System Bootsy keyboard [keyboards] Bootsy Collins feat. Victor Wooten, Stanley Clarke, Manou Gallo, Alissia Benveniste & World‐Wide‐Funkdrive 4:17
Bass‐Rigged-System Bootsy guitar [guitars] Bootsy Collins feat. Victor Wooten, Stanley Clarke, Manou Gallo, Alissia Benveniste & World‐Wide‐Funkdrive 4:17
Being and Time guitar Anton Fier 7:43
Bewildered bass guitar James Brown 4:19
Binge and Grab (instrumental version) bass guitar Buckethead 5:18
Boom There We Go Again William "Bootsy" Collins bass Funkadelic 2:56
Boom There We Go Again William "Bootsy" Collins percussion Funkadelic 2:56
Boops (Here to Go) guitar Sly & Robbie 5:15
Brother Rapp bass guitar James Brown 3:03
Buckethead’s Toy Store bass guitar Buckethead 8:03
Chaos in Motion bass guitar Science Faxtion 3:39
Clouds Without Water guitar Anton Fier 8:38
Dissinfordollars guitar Bernie Worrell 6:28
Dreamspeed guitar Anton Fier 5:48
Dreamspeed (Realm of the Senseless mix) guitar Anton Fier 14:25
Emotional Smear guitar Anton Fier 4:48
Fatally Flawed Flesh bass guitar Science Faxtion 3:41
Fire guitar Sly & Robbie 5:25
Flex guitar Bernie Worrell 6:05
Fuddy Duddy Judge bass guitar Deee‐Lite 4:37
Funkin' Like My Father bass Brian Culbertson 5:16
Georgia on My Mind bass guitar James Brown 6:12
Get Up, Get Into It and Get Involved (mono) bass guitar James Brown 7:08
Get Up, Get Into It, Get Involved bass guitar James Brown 2:08
Get Up, Get Into It, Get Involved (finale) bass guitar James Brown 3:33
Give It Up or Turnit a Loose bass guitar James Brown 5:14
Give It Up or Turnit a Loose (remix) bass guitar James Brown 6:12
Heart Be Still bass guitar Deee‐Lite 4:11
I Do as I Please guitar Monie Love 3:52
I Got to Move bass guitar James Brown 7:18
I Had a Dream I Was Falling Through a Hole in the Ozone Layer bass guitar Deee‐Lite 5:38
I Won't Give Up bass guitar Deee‐Lite 4:25
In Time bass guitar Maceo Parker 5:29
Intro bass guitar James Brown 1:12
It’s a Man’s Man’s Man’s World bass guitar James Brown 5:44
It’s a New Day bass guitar James Brown 2:53
It’s a Shame (My Sister) additional and guitar Monie Love feat. True Image 3:43
L.O.A.F. bass guitar and membranophone Science Faxtion 4:00
Last Dance bass guitar, guitar and membranophone George Clinton 5:29
Let's Rock guitar Sly & Robbie 7:25
Life-IS IN-DeLiver bass guitar Science Faxtion 4:52
Lookin' for Eden bass guitar Science Faxtion 3:46
Love Is Everything bass guitar Deee‐Lite 5:28
Makossa '87 bass and guitar Manu Dibango 7:06
Makossa '87 (Big Blow) bass and guitar Manu Dibango 10:17
Meow Meow William "Bootsy" Collins bass Funkadelic 6:46
Meow Meow William "Bootsy" Collins guitar Funkadelic 6:46
Monie in the Middle additional and guitar Monie Love 3:44
Never Come Morning guitar Anton Fier 5:50
Nubian Nut bass guitar, guitar and membranophone George Clinton 5:59
Please Please Please bass guitar James Brown 2:08
Pretty Heavy Balance guest and membranophone Freekbass 3:07
Pusherman Bootsy percussion [percussions] Bootsy Collins feat. Dru Down, BlvckSeeds & Mr. Talkbox 6:30
Pussycat Meow bass guitar Deee‐Lite 3:51
Quickie bass guitar, guitar and membranophone George Clinton 6:37
Rhythm Killer guitar Sly & Robbie 7:18
Rubber Lover bass guitar Deee‐Lite 3:59
Sex Machine bass guitar James Brown 8:45
Sex Machine (reprise) bass guitar James Brown 0:39
Silly Millameter bass guitar, guitar and membranophone George Clinton 4:58
Smile On bass and guitar Deee‐Lite 3:55
Smoke and Mirrors guitar Anton Fier 3:54
Soul Power bass guitar James Brown 4:25
Soul Power (re-edit) (mono) bass guitar James Brown 8:02
Stingy bass guitar, guitar and membranophone George Clinton 5:59
Super Bad bass guitar James Brown 5:07
Talkin' Loud & Sayin' Nothing (remix) bass guitar James Brown 7:45
Tear Me Down bass guitar and guest Gov’t Mule 6:10
Thank You Everyday bass guitar Deee‐Lite 6:22
The Vision bass Bernie Worrell 8:05
Try Me bass guitar James Brown 2:20
Try Me on… I’m Very You bass and guitar Deee‐Lite 5:14
Two Clouds Above Nine bass guitar Deee‐Lite 5:09
Welcome to Bucketheadland bass guitar Buckethead 3:42
Who Was That? bass and guitar Deee‐Lite 4:35
Won't Go Away guitar Bernie Worrell 5:58
Yes We Can Can guitar Sly & Robbie 6:16
You Shouldn't-nuf Bit Fish bass guitar, guitar and membranophone George Clinton 8:49
Chocolate City William (Bootsy) Collins guitar Parliament
Chocolate City William (Bootsy) Collins bass Parliament
Holy Terror bass guitar [bass] The Last Poets
Holy Terror guitar [guitars] The Last Poets
Mothership Connection bass guitar, guitar family and membranophone Parliament
Mothership Connection bass guitar, guitar family and membranophone Parliament
One Nation Under a Groove bass, membranophone and percussion Funkadelic
One Nation Under a Groove bass, membranophone and percussion Funkadelic
Perfect Machine electric bass guitar and guest Herbie Hancock
Ultra Wave bass, drums (drum set), guitar and percussion Bootsy Collins
instrument arranger
Another Point of View horn Bootsy’s Rubber Band 7:03
I’d Rather Be With You horn Bootsy’s Rubber Band 4:57
Love Vibes horn Bootsy’s Rubber Band 4:54
Physical Love horn Bootsy’s Rubber Band 4:50
PsychoticBumpSchool horn Bootsy’s Rubber Band 5:21
Stretchin’ Out (In a Rubber Band) horn Bootsy’s Rubber Band 6:53
Vanish in Our Sleep horn Bootsy’s Rubber Band 5:49
lyricist
Sound Crack
performer
Can I Get a Flicc Witchu Snoop Dogg feat. Bootsy Collins 5:25
Cholly (Funk Getting Ready to Roll!) Funkadelic 4:27
Cool Jerk The Funk Brothers feat. Bootsy Collins 3:00
Diverse City tobyMac 3:56
Do You Love Me The Funk Brothers feat. Bootsy Collins 3:21
Gangstaz Don't Dance Gospel Gangstaz feat. Bootsy Collins 3:54
Groove Is in the Heart (Meeting of the Minds mix) guest Deee‐Lite feat. Bootsy & Q-Tip 5:11
Hit da Pavement guest 7 Days of Funk feat. Bootsy Collins 4:16
Illuminati Fatboy Slim feat. Bootsy Collins 3:14
James Brown Medley guest Sheila E. 6:18
No Thang on Me Snoop Dogg feat. Bootsy Collins 4:41
On the Pier Lo Fidelity Allstars feat. Bootsy Collins 6:48
Uncle Jam Funkadelic 10:26
producer
(I Wannabee) Kissin' U Bootsy Collins 4:18
1st One 2 the Egg Wins (The Human Race) Bootsy Collins 4:23
Ahh... The Name Is Bootsy, Baby Bootsy’s Rubber Band 6:52
Another Point of View William Collins Bootsy’s Rubber Band 7:03
As In (I Love You) Bootsy’s Rubber Band 5:09
Be Alright Bootsy Zapp 7:59
Be-With-You Bootsy Collins 6:12
Boot-Off (A.K.A. Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer) Bootsy Collins 5:23
Bootsy Get Live Starr-Mon Bootsy’s Rubber Band 6:22
Bootsy? (What’s the Name of This Town) Bootsy’s Rubber Band 7:03
Bootzilla Bootsy’s Rubber Band 5:42
Brand New PPlayer Bootsy Zapp 5:53
Can’t Stay Away Bootsy’s Rubber Band 5:29
Chestnutz (A.K.A. the Christmas Song) Bootsy Collins 5:05
Christmas Is 4 Ever Bootsy Collins 5:51
Chug-A-Lug (The Bun Patrol) Starr-Mon Bootsy’s Rubber Band 6:32
Coming Home Bootsy Zapp 6:34
Dis-Christmiss (A.K.A. This Christmas) Bootsy Collins 3:27
F-Encounter Bootsy 7:39
Fat Cat Bootsy 7:08
Freedom Bootsy Zapp 3:52
Funk Ship Bootsy Collins 1:02
Funkin' Like My Father co Brian Culbertson 5:16
Funky Bounce Bootsy Zapp 6:51
Get Dressed George Clinton 3:42
Happy Holidaze Bootsy Collins 6:29
Hollywood Squares Bootsy’s Rubber Band 6:21
I’d Rather Be With You William Collins Bootsy’s Rubber Band 4:57
Is That My Song? Bootsy 3:46
It’s a Musical Bootsy 4:50
Jam Fan (Hot) Starr-Mon Bootsy’s Rubber Band 9:13
Jingle Belz (A.K.A. Jingle Bells) Bootsy Collins 4:58
Leakin' Bootsy Collins 4:16
Lifetime (instrumental) Lucky Peterson 5:13
Lifetime (mix 1) Lucky Peterson 4:48
Lifetime (mix 2) Lucky Peterson 6:32
Love Vibes William Collins Bootsy’s Rubber Band 4:54
Lovesong Bootsy Collins 3:33
May the Force Be With You Bootsy’s Rubber Band 6:07
Merry Christmas Baby Bootsy Collins 4:30
More Bounce to the Ounce Bootsy Zapp 9:31
Mothership Reconnection (Daft Punk remix) (part of “Slam: 10 Years of Pressure” DJ-mix) Scott Grooves 4:30
Munchies for Your Love Bootsy’s Rubber Band 9:39
N-Yo-City Bootsy Collins 3:05
Oh Boy, Gorl Starr-Mon Bootsy’s Rubber Band 7:53
Party on Plastic (What's Bootsy Doin'?) Bootsy Collins 3:57
Physical Love William Collins Bootsy’s Rubber Band 4:50
Preview Side Too Bootsy’s Rubber Band 1:01
PsychoticBumpSchool William Collins Bootsy’s Rubber Band 5:21
Reprise (Get Live) Starr-Mon Bootsy’s Rubber Band 0:41
Reprise: We Want Bootsy Bootsy’s Rubber Band 0:23
Roto-Rooter Bootsy’s Rubber Band 6:41
Rubber Duckie Bootsy’s Rubber Band 3:21
Sacred Flower Bootsy 6:49
Santa's Coming (A.K.A. Santa Claus Is Coming to Town) Bootsy Collins 4:59
Save What's Mine for Me Bootsy Collins 4:17
Shejam (Almost Bootsy Show) Starr-Mon Bootsy’s Rubber Band 5:08
Shock-It-To-Me Bootsy Collins 4:57
Silent Night Bootsy Collins 5:34
Sleigh Ride Bootsy Collins 6:04
Sloppy Seconds George Clinton and the P-Funk All Stars feat. Bootsy Collins and Bernie Worrell 6:59
Sound Crack Bootsy 7:06
Stretchin’ Out (In a Rubber Band) William Collins Bootsy’s Rubber Band 6:53
Subliminal Seduction (Funk-Me Dirty) Bootsy Collins 3:31
Sucking the 'Luv Gun Bootsy Collins 3:45
The Pinocchio Theory Bootsy’s Rubber Band 6:12
Time (mix 1) Lucky Peterson 4:51
Time (mix 2) Lucky Peterson 5:44
Time Will Lucky Peterson 4:50
Under the Influence of a Groove Starr-Mon Bootsy’s Rubber Band 8:43
Vanish in Our Sleep William Collins Bootsy’s Rubber Band 5:49
Very Yes Bootsy’s Rubber Band 8:31
What’s a Telephone Bill? Bootsy’s Rubber Band 6:01
WinterFunkyLand (A.K.A. Winter Wonderland) Bootsy Collins 6:58
Yo-Mama-Loves-Ya Bootsy Collins 5:22
Lord of the Harvest Zillatron
Lord of the Harvest Zillatron
vocal
Bank Job Sly & Robbie 3:56
Bass‐Rigged-System Bootsy Bootsy Collins feat. Victor Wooten, Stanley Clarke, Manou Gallo, Alissia Benveniste & World‐Wide‐Funkdrive 4:17
Boops (Here to Go) Sly & Robbie 5:15
Butt Funkin' Limbomaniacs 5:01
Dissinfordollars Bernie Worrell 6:28
Fire Sly & Robbie 5:25
Flex Bernie Worrell 6:05
Funkin' Like My Father Brian Culbertson 5:16
Groove Is in the Heart background vocals Deee‐Lite feat. Q‐Tip 3:52
Henpecked background vocals Mr. Fiddler 5:05
Illuminati Fatboy Slim feat. Bootsy Collins 3:14
L.O.A.F. Science Faxtion 4:00
Let's Rock Sly & Robbie 7:25
Life-IS IN-DeLiver lead vocals Science Faxtion 4:52
Lookin' for Eden Science Faxtion 3:46
Love Is Everything background vocals Deee‐Lite 5:28
Motherfunker The Soup Dragons 6:51
Pusherman Bootsy Bootsy Collins feat. Dru Down, BlvckSeeds & Mr. Talkbox 6:30
Rhythm Killer Sly & Robbie 7:18
Rubber Lover background vocals Deee‐Lite 3:59
Tear Me Down guest Gov’t Mule 6:10
The Joker guest and lead vocals Fatboy Slim 3:27
The Joker guest and lead vocals Fatboy Slim 5:40
The Joker guest and lead vocals Fatboy Slim 5:23
The Joker guest and lead vocals Fatboy Slim 4:52
The Joker (extended mix) guest and lead vocals Fatboy Slim 5:11
The Joker (radio edit) guest and lead vocals Fatboy Slim 3:21
The Pimp (vocal) Fatboy Slim 4:34
Time Was (Events in the Elsewhere) Bernie Worrell 7:21
Want Some Slaw? Buckethead 4:30
Weapon of Choice guest and lead vocals Fatboy Slim feat. Bootsy Collins 5:36
Weapon of Choice guest and lead vocals Fatboy Slim 3:23
Weapon of Choice guest and lead vocals Fatboy Slim feat. Bootsy Collins 5:37
Weapon of Choice guest and lead vocals Fatboy Slim feat. Bootsy Collins 5:06
Weapon of Choice guest and lead vocals Fatboy Slim feat. Bootsy Collins 4:28
Weapon of Choice guest and lead vocals Fatboy Slim feat. Bootsy Collins 8:08
Weapon of Choice guest and lead vocals Fatboy Slim 5:36
Weapon of Choice guest and lead vocals Fatboy Slim feat. Bootsy Collins 5:46
Weapon of Choice guest and lead vocals Fatboy Slim 5:31
World Wide Funk Bootsy Bootsy Collins feat. Doug E. Fresh, Buckethead & Alissia Benveniste 5:19
Yes We Can Can Sly & Robbie 6:16
Mothership Connection Parliament
Mothership Connection Parliament
Soul Circus Victor Wooten
Ultra Wave Bootsy Collins
writer
(Gloryhallastoopid) Pin the Tail on the Funky
Ahh... The Name Is Bootsy, Baby
All Around the World
Another Point of View
Aqua Boogie (A Psychoalphadiscobetabioaquadoloop)
As In (I Love You)
Be With You William Earl Collins
Bootsy Get Live
Bootsy? (What’s the Name of This Town)
Bootzilla
Buck tha Devil William Earl "Bootsy" Collins
Can I Get a Flicc Witchu William Earl "Bootsy" Collins
Can’t Stay Away
Children of Productions
Chocolate City
Cholly (Funk Getting Ready to Roll)
Chug-A-Lug (The Bun Patrol)
Dance to the Music
Deep
Dirty Mack
Dr. Funkenstein
Everything Is on the One
F-Encounter
Fat Cat
Flash Light
Gamin' on Ya
Gangsta’s Fairytale 2
Get on the Inside
Guerillas in tha Mist William Earl "Bootsy" Collins
Heartz of Men William Collins
Hollywood Squares
I Can Move You (If You Let Me)
I'd Rather Be With You
I’d Rather Fuck You William Collins
If You Got Funk, You Got Style
Illuminati William Earl Collins
Is That My Song?
It’s a Musical
Jam Fan (Hot)
Jealousy
Let Them Thangs Go W. Collins
Love Vibes
Martial Law
Martial Law (Hey Man Smell My Finger)
May the Force Be With You
May We Bang You?
Mug Push
Munchies for Your Love
Music Power William Earl "Bootsy" Collins
Niggaz 4 Life
No Thang on Me William Earl "Bootsy" Collins
Nothing to Lose W. Collins
Now I Gotta Wet ’cha William Collins
Oh Boy Gorl
Only Fear of Death W. Collins
Party People
Physical Love
Polka Your Eyes Out
Psychoticbumpschool
Ratha Be Ya Nigga William Collins
Reprise: We Want Bootsy
Ride On
Roto-Rooter
Rubber Duckie
Rudebox
Rumpofsteelskin
Sacred Flower
Say Hi to the Bad Guy
Shejam (Almost Bootsy Show)
Side Effects
Sloppy Seconds W. Collins
Stretchin’ Out (In a Rubber Band)
The Humpty Dance
The Pinocchio Theory
This Is Your Life additional
Together
Uncle Jam
Under the Influence of a Groove
Vanish in Our Sleep
Very Yes
What Comes Funky
What's My Name? (Rock With the Hot 8)
What’s a Telephone Bill?
Where Do We Go From Here (interlude) W. Collins