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King Albums. Love Is Gonna Get You. I Have Souvenir Of Mexico - Ben E. King - Spanish Harlem in My Pocket. Street Tough. King returned to the Drifters in late in England, and Foreseen - Foreseen with them until the group's break-up and reorganization in A re-issue of "Stand by Me" followed the song's use as the theme song to the movie Stand By Me and re-entered the Billboard Top Ten after a year absence.
This reissue also reached Number 1 in the United Kingdom and Ireland for three weeks in February InKing and Bo Diddleyalong with Doug Lazyrecorded a revamped hip hop version of the Monotones ' hit song " Book of Love " for the soundtrack of the movie Book of Love.
Ahmet Ertegun said, "King is one of the greatest singers in the history of rock and roll and rhythm and blues.
He also earned Souvenir Of Mexico - Ben E. King - Spanish Harlem Top 10 hits and 26 Top 40 hits from to He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a Drifter;  he was also nominated as a solo artist.
King was active in his charitable foundation, the Stand By Me Foundation, which helps to provide education to deserving youths. King performed "Stand By Me" during a televised tribute to late comedian George Carlinas he was one of Carlin's favorite artists. King toured the United Pretty Princess - Loggins And Messina - Finale in and played concerts in the United States as late asdespite reported health problems.
King has been covered by acts from several genres. King also inspired a number of rock bands: Siouxsie and the Banshees recorded "Supernatural Thing" in and Led Zeppelin did a cover version of "Groovin'", more known under the title of " We're Gonna Groove ". From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. King album. American musician. For other people with similar names, see Ben King disambiguation. Retrieved March 5, The Great Rock Discography 5th ed. Edinburgh: Mojo Books. King dies at age 76".
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