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Ben E. King - 16 Original Hits download album
Funk and Soul
Performer: Ben E. King
Title: 16 Original Hits
Style: Rhythm & Blues
Year 1991
Genre: Funk and Soul
Rating: 4.5
Votes: 667
MP3 size: 1743 mb
FLAC size: 1421 mb
WMA size: 1274 mb
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Ben E. King - 16 Original Hits download album

Anthology was released in 1993 and remains the biggest single Ben E. King album to date. This two-disc collection spans 50 songs covering his entire career to this point. 16 songs on the album are not necessarily hits but are nonetheless included to provide insight on King's history. There Goes My Baby" – 2:13. Dance with Me" – 2:23. This Magic Moment" – 2:29. Lonely Winds" – 2:49. Save the Last Dance for Me" – 2:29. I Count the Tears" – 2:08. Brace Yourself" – 2:09. Show Me the Way" – 2:19.

I Count the Tears Lyrics. Ben E. King Lyrics provided by SongLyrics. Lyricapsule: The Surfaris Drop ‘Wipe Out’; June 22, 1963. RIFF’d: Nas’ ‘Nasir’. Lyricapsule: The Byrds Drop ‘Mr. Tambourine Man’; June 21, 1965.

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Ben E. King was still known as Ben Nelson when the group he was fronting, the Five Crowns, began touring as the Drifters in 1958 (the original Drifters had more or less collapsed and become unreliable after the departure of lead singer Clyde McPhatter), and he quickly proved his worth in the recording studio when a song he co-wrote and sang, "There. This fine 16-track collection combines his Drifters hits with his solo successes, including his mid-'70s comeback track, "Supernatural Thing," to form a solid introduction to the full sweep of King's commercial career in all of its incarnations. The '60s sides are presented in the original mono single mixes, a definite plus, giving them a strong, compressed punch even when played over stereo speakers. There are other Ben E. King collections on the market, but they frequently feature re-recorded versions of his hits, making this set from Rhino the one to get. King new songs, albums, biography, chart history, photos, videos, news, and more on Billboard, the go-to source for what's hot in music. Ranked by performance on chart. 3 Top 10 Hits 21 Songs. Stand By Me. King. 1 of 21. Supernatural Thing - Part I. 2 of 21. Spanish Harlem. 3 of 21. Don't Play That Song (You Lied).

Single by Ben E. from the album Don't Play That Song! B-side. King's record went to No. 1 on the R&B charts and was a Top Ten hit on the US charts twice-in its original release, entering the Billboard chart on May 13, 1961 and peaking at No. 4 on June 16, 1961, and a 1986 re-release coinciding with its use as the theme song for the movie of. the same name following its appearance in the film, when it peaked at No. 9 on 20 December 1986 - 3 January 1987, and also in an advertisement for Levi Jeans.

Tracklist Hide Credits

1 Spanish Harlem
Written-By – Leiber*, Spector*
2 Don't Play That Song
Written By – Ertegun-Nelson
3 What Is Soul
Written By – Gollo-King
4 I (Who Have Nothing)
Written By – Donido-Leiber-Stoller
5 I Count The Tears
Written By – Pomus-Shuman
6 Amor
Written By – Skylor-Thuiz-Mendez
7 That's When It Hurts
Written By – Wexler-Burns
8 Around The Corner
Written By – L And C Sigmon
9 Stand By Me
Written By – King-Clich
10 I Could Have Danced All Night
Written By – Lerner-Loewe
11 Young Boy Blues
Written By – Spector-Pomus
12 Dream Lover
Written By – Dorin
13 How Can I Forget
Written By – Townsend-Baird-White
14 First Taste Of Love
Written By – Pomus-Spector
15 Moon River
Written By – Mancini-Mercer
16 Auf Wiedersehen, My Dear
Written By – Hoffmann-Goodhart-Nelson-Agor

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 042284980623
  • Label Code: LC 0121