R.I.P. Ben E. King

(September 28, 1938 – April 30, 2015)

“Stand By Me” was twice a Top 10 hit in the United States, first in 1961 and later in 1986. Its singer, Ben E. King, passed away from heart problems on Thursday.


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Preacher. Author. 911 dispatcher. Baseball fan. Horror nut. Music nerd. Bookworm. Time Magazine's 2006 Person of the Year.

Posted on May 1, 2015, in goodbye, music and tagged . Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. Justin Burnell

    Reblogged this on THB Files and commented:
    Just gotta say RIP Ben E. King. “Stand By Me” was best song of all time.

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