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Ben E. King & The Drifters - First Taste Of Love flac album

Ben E. King & The Drifters - First Taste Of Love flac album
  • Performer Ben E. King
  • Title First Taste Of Love
  • Date of release 2011
  • Style Soul
  • Other formats MOD AA MP4 VQF XM ADX AIFF
  • Genre Soul & Funk
  • Size MP3 1454 mb
  • Size FLAC 1436 mb
  • Rating: 4.3
  • Votes: 572

Stand By Me: The Best Of Ben E. King and Ben E. King With The Drifters. Spanish Harlem" Reissue of King's 1960 hit b/w "First Taste Of Love". 92. "Save the Last Dance for Me" Re-recording of King's 1960 hit as lead singer of The Drifters b/w "Wheel Of Love" (Non-album track). 69. Save The Last Dance For Me. "What's Important To Me" b/w "It's Your Love (That Makes Me Happy)".

Single by Ben E. King. from the album Spanish Harlem. First Taste of Love". December 1960 (1960-12). It was originally released as the B-side to "First Taste of Love". The song was King's first hit away from The Drifters, a group he had led for several years. With an arrangement by Stan Applebaum featuring Spanish guitar, marimba, drum-beats, soprano saxophone, strings, and a male chorus, it climbed the Billboard charts, eventually peaking at R&B and Pop. It was ranked on Rolling Stone's list of the 500 Greatest Songs of All Time

Listen to music from Ben E. King & The Drifters like This Magic Moment, Spanish Harlem & more. Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from Ben E. King & The Drifters. George Treadwell owned the rights to the name "Drifters", and still had a year's worth of bookings for the Apollo when he fired the group. In the summer of 1958, he approached Lover Patterson, the manager of The Five Crowns featuring lead singer Ben E. Nelson, better known by his later stage name of Ben E. The new line-up consisted of King (lead tenor), Charlie Thomas (tenor), Doc Green (baritone), and Elsbeary Hobbs (bass). First Taste Of Love - Ben E. King & The Drifters 1958 - 1960.

First Taste of Love: Ben E. King & the Drifters 1958-60. Great Voices of the Century, High Note. The Absolutely Essential 3 CD Collection. Big 3. () Dance With Me – 1958-1961.


1 The Crowns* Kiss and Make Up
2 The Crowns* I'll Forget About You
3 The Drifters There Goes My Baby
4 The Drifters Oh My Love
5 The Drifters Dance with Me
6 The Drifters (If You Cry) True Love, True Love
7 The Drifters This Magic Moment
8 The Drifters Baltimore
9 The Drifters Lonely Winds
10 The Drifters Hey Senorita
11 Ben E. King Brace Yourself
12 Ben E. King Show Me the Way
13 Ben E. King & LaVern Baker A Help-Each-Other Romance
14 Ben E. King & LaVern Baker How Often
15 The Drifters Save the Last Dance for Me
16 The Drifters Nobody But Me
17 The Drifters I Count the Tears
18 Ben E. King First Taste of Love
19 Ben E. King Spanish Harlem
20 Ben E. King Young Boy Blues
21 The Drifters Sometimes I Wonder
22 Ben E. King I Promise Love
23 The Drifters Lonely Winds [Alternate Take, Stereo]
24 Ben E. King First Taste of Love [Single Edit]

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  • Barcode: 827565056699