Ben E. King

New York, USA. [=Benjamin Nelson] b. 1938 (Henderson, North Carolina); former lead singer with the Crowns and the Drifters.
Label: London
Writers: Jerome 'Doc' Pomus/Phil Spector
HLK 9258 First Taste Of Love 28 Jan 1961 40-38-29-32-27-32-36-36-37-39-50 Pts: 89
Musicians: Ben E. King (vcls)
Producers: Jerry Leiber/Mike Stoller
Writers: Ben E. King/Jerry Leiber/Mike Stoller
HLK 9358 Stand By Me 17 Jun 1961 50-xx-48-36-35-33-27-48 Pts: 51
    Original: Ben E. King (Jun 1961); sales: 500000; Used for Levi's 501 TV commercial  
    7 Feb 1987 19-1-1-1-2-6-14-23-37-58-73 Pts: 373
HLK 9416 Amor Amor 30 Sep 1961 38-46-39-49 Pts: 25

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