Ben E. King

Ben E. King (born Benjamin Earl Nelson in September 28, 1938 in Henderson, North Carolina) is an American soul and pop singer. He is best known as the singer and co-composer of "Stand by Me", a top ten hit in both 1961 and 1986. In 1958, Ben Nelson joined a doo wop group, The Five Crowns. Later that same year, The Drifters' manager fired the members of the group and replaced them with The Five Crowns, who had performed several engagements with The Drifters. He co-wrote the first hit by the new version of The Drifters, "There Goes My Baby" (1959). Read more about Ben E. King on Last.fm.

Stand by Me: The Ben E. King Collection / 2005 / 20 songs / 54:09

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Title Artist Album Duration Year
Play song 1 2:56 2005
Play song 2 2:34 2005
Play song 3 2:08 2005
Play song 4 2:18 2005
Play song 5 2:33 2005
Play song 6 2:38 2005
Play song 7 2:52 2005
Play song 8 2:52 2005
Play song 9 2:27 2005
Play song 10 2:53 2005
Play song 11 2:35 2005
Play song 12 2:24 2005
Play song 13 2:26 2005
Play song 14 2:55 2005
Play song 15 2:35 2005
Play song 16 3:15 2005
Play song 17 2:23 2005
Play song 18 2:44 2005
Play song 19 2:20 2005
Play song 20 4:11 2005
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Stand by Me and Other Hits / 1997 / 10 songs / 28:38

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Title Artist Album Duration Year
Play song 1 2:57 1997
Play song 2 2:56 1997
Play song 3 2:34 1997
Play song 4 2:19 1997
Play song 5 2:58 1997
Play song 6 2:55 1997
Play song 7 2:31 1997
Play song 8 3:15 1997
Play song 9 2:52 1997
Play song 10 3:16 1997
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Anthology / 1993 / 50 songs / 2:21:48

CD 1

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Title Artist Album Duration Year
Play song 1 2:16 1993
Play song 2 2:26 1993
Play song 3 2:32 1993
Play song 4 2:50 1993
Play song 5 2:37 1993
Play song 6 2:11 1993
Play song 7 2:09 1993
Play song 8 2:18 1993
Play song 9 2:56 1993
Play song 10 2:21 1993
Play song 11 2:20 1993
Play song 12 2:58 1993
Play song 13 2:22 1993
Play song 14 2:28 1993
Play song 15 2:58 1993
Play song 16 2:32 1993
Play song 17 3:03 1993
Play song 18 2:41 1993
Play song 19 2:57 1993
Play song 20 2:24 1993
Play song 21 2:43 1993
Play song 22 2:34 1993
Play song 23 2:39 1993
Play song 24 2:10 1993
Play song 25 3:15 1993
Play song 26 2:35 1993
Play song 27 3:16 1993
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CD 2

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Title Artist Album Duration Year
Play song 1 2:26 1993
Play song 2 2:52 1993
Play song 3 2:34 1993
Play song 4 2:30 1993
Play song 5 2:55 1993
Play song 6 2:39 1993
Play song 7 3:16 1993
Play song 8 2:47 1993
Play song 9 2:25 1993
Play song 10 3:03 1993
Play song 11 3:21 1993
Play song 12 2:54 1993
Play song 13 2:51 1993
Play song 14 2:53 1993
Play song 15 3:11 1993
Play song 16 2:44 1993
Play song 17 2:46 1993
Play song 18 4:15 1993
Play song 19 3:39 1993
Play song 20 3:37 1993
Play song 21 3:50 1993
Play song 22 3:53 1993
Play song 23 3:43 1993
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The Voice of Soul / 1987 / 14 songs / 47:49

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Title Artist Album Duration Year
Play song 1 3:13 1987
Play song 2 3:42 1987
Play song 3 3:17 1987
Play song 4 3:53 1987
Play song 5 3:32 1987
Play song 6 2:38 1987
Play song 7 3:02 1987
Play song 8 3:35 1987
Play song 9 3:13 1987
Play song 10 3:18 1987
Play song 11 3:30 1987
Play song 12 2:57 1987
Play song 13 3:15 1987
Play song 14 4:44 1987
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Ultimate Collection / 1987 / 20 songs / 55:23

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Title Artist Album Duration Year
Play song 1 2:59 1987
Play song 2 2:26 1987
Play song 3 2:28 1987
Play song 4 3:08 1987
Play song 5 2:35 1987
Play song 6 2:17 1987
Play song 7 2:36 1987
Play song 8 2:51 1987
Play song 9 2:50 1987
Play song 10 3:02 1987
Play song 11 2:07 1987
Play song 12 2:54 1987
Play song 13 2:28 1987
Play song 14 2:16 1987
Play song 15 2:49 1987
Play song 16 4:07 1987
Play song 17 3:45 1987
Play song 18 3:08 1987
Play song 19 2:12 1987
Play song 20 2:17 1987
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Let Me Live in Your Life / 1978 / 10 songs

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Title Artist Album Duration Year
Play song 1 - 1978
Play song 2 - 1978
Play song 3 - 1978
Play song 4 - 1978
Play song 5 - 1978
Play song 6 - 1978
Play song 7 - 1978
Play song 8 - 1978
Play song 9 - 1978
Play song 10 - 1978
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Supernatural / 1975 / 10 songs / 39:59

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Title Artist Album Duration Year
Play song 1 4:11 1975
Play song 2 3:17 1975
Play song 3 4:59 1975
Play song 4 4:17 1975
Play song 5 3:50 1975
Play song 6 4:23 1975
Play song 7 3:36 1975
Play song 8 4:30 1975
Play song 9 3:38 1975
Play song 10 3:18 1975
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What Is Soul / 1967 / 12 songs / 31:25

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Title Artist Album Duration Year
Play song 1 2:32 1967
Play song 2 2:44 1967
Play song 3 3:00 1967
Play song 4 2:33 1967
Play song 5 2:19 1967
Play song 6 2:17 1967
Play song 7 2:32 1967
Play song 8 2:28 1967
Play song 9 2:40 1967
Play song 10 2:52 1967
Play song 11 2:37 1967
Play song 12 2:51 1967
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Ben E. King Sings for Soulful Lovers / 1966 / 12 songs / 35:47

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Title Artist Album Duration Year
Play song 1 2:21 1966
Play song 2 3:35 1966
Play song 3 2:40 1966
Play song 4 3:10 1966
Play song 5 2:38 1966
Play song 6 2:58 1966
Play song 7 2:54 1966
Play song 8 2:43 1966
Play song 9 2:57 1966
Play song 10 3:13 1966
Play song 11 3:46 1966
Play song 12 2:52 1966
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Seven Letters / 1965 / 12 songs

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Title Artist Album Duration Year
Play song 1 - 1965
Play song 2 - 1965
Play song 3 - 1965
Play song 4 - 1965
Play song 5 - 1965
Play song 6 - 1965
Play song 7 - 1965
Play song 8 - 1965
Play song 9 - 1965
Play song 10 - 1965
Play song 11 - 1965
Play song 12 - 1965
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Young Boy Blues / 1964 / 10 songs

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Title Artist Album Duration Year
Play song 1 - 1964
Play song 2 - 1964
Play song 3 - 1964
Play song 4 - 1964
Play song 5 - 1964
Play song 6 - 1964
Play song 7 - 1964
Play song 8 - 1964
Play song 9 - 1964
Play song 10 - 1964
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Don't Play That Song! / 1962 / 12 songs / 28:41

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Title Artist Album Duration Year
Play song 1 2:47 1962
Play song 2 2:21 1962
Play song 3 2:12 1962
Play song 4 2:11 1962
Play song 5 2:17 1962
Play song 6 2:28 1962
Play song 7 2:51 1962
Play song 8 2:57 1962
Play song 9 2:17 1962
Play song 10 2:19 1962
Play song 11 2:03 1962
Play song 12 1:58 1962
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Spanish Harlem / 1961 / 12 songs / 31:30

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Title Artist Album Duration Year
Play song 1 3:04 1961
Play song 2 2:19 1961
Play song 3 2:35 1961
Play song 4 2:13 1961
Play song 5 2:28 1961
Play song 6 2:26 1961
Play song 7 2:16 1961
Play song 8 3:10 1961
Play song 9 2:22 1961
Play song 10 3:00 1961
Play song 11 2:37 1961
Play song 12 3:00 1961
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The Very Best of Ben E. King / 16 songs / 42:52

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Title Artist Album Duration Year
Play song 1 2:15
Play song 2 2:25
Play song 3 2:32
Play song 4 2:36
Play song 5 2:10
Play song 6 2:55
Play song 7 2:57
Play song 8 2:20
Play song 9 2:57
Play song 10 2:20
Play song 11 2:27
Play song 12 2:56
Play song 13 2:22
Play song 14 2:33
Play song 15 3:26
Play song 16 3:34
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Best of Ben E King / 10 songs / 35:48

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Title Artist Album Duration Year
Play song 1 3:01
Play song 2 2:28
Play song 3 2:12
Play song 4 4:13
Play song 5 3:48
Play song 6 3:03
Play song 7 3:36
Play song 8 5:08
Play song 9 4:04
Play song 10 4:12
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