A-159952-1361658854-4584Willie Collins (born in North Carolina) was an R&B singer from the late ’80s. He moved from North Carolina to New York to pursue his music career. R-5401127-1392749208-5209In 1972, he released his debut single “Two Lives\I Want Some Satisfaction” on the Geneva Records N.Y.C. label. It’s unknown how much impact the single made.

R-1089781-1191386491In 1983, Willie released his second single “She’s Hot” on Skyride Records. Like his debut single, it’s unknown how or if the single made the charts at all.
IMG_7573By 1986, Willie had signed to Capitol Records where he released his debut album “Where You Gonna Be Tonight” where it peaked at #59 on Billboard’s Hot R&B Albums chart. IMG_4557The lead single from the album “Let’s Get Started” peaked at #43 on Billboard’s Hot Black Singles chart, staying on the chart for 13 weeks. gonnabeThe title song managed to peak at #46 on the U.K. Singles chart. After that, it seems as if Willie has faded into obscurity. It’s unknown what he’s up to these days.

To see a fan-made video for “Let’s Get Started,” go to:

To see a fan-made video for “Where You Gonna Be Tonight,” go to:

To see a fan-made video for “She’s Hot,” go to:

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