Brook Benton (born Benjamin Franklin Peay; September 19, 1931 – April 9, 1988) was an American singer and songwriter who was popular with rock and roll, rhythm and blues, and pop music audiences during the late 1950s and early 1960s, with hits such as "It's Just a Matter of Time" and "Endlessly", many of which he co-wrote. He made a comeback in 1970 with the ballad "Rainy Night in Georgia. Benton scored over 50 Billboard chart hits as an artist, and also wrote hits for other performers.
Benton had first used them on his demo of The Stroll. After his vocal arrangement had been successfully co-opted by the Diamonds, Benton resolved to use the low notes on his own recordings and perfected his technique. Otis also ensured that Brook rehearsed his vocal part for days before a session so that many of the nuances could be honed to perfection. The people at Mercury said it was too quiet, said Otis. WEA) 10 tracks - Re-issue of the original 1970 'Atlantic' LP album Just say the name Brook Benton and a thousand songs rush into your head.
Brook Benton - Samples, Covers and Remixes on WhoSampled. Discover all Brook Benton's music connections, watch videos, listen to music, discuss and download. was covered in. Walk on the Wild Side by Jimmy Smith (1962). Walk on the Wild Side by Brook Benton (1962). A House Is Not a Home (1964).
Brook Benton, Liberace. Style: pop. Album year: 2008. Brook Benton - It Started All Over Again 03:55. Brook Benton - Now Is The Time 04:12. Brook Benton - Weekend With Feathers 03:44. Brook Benton - I Had To Learn (The Hard Way) 03:41. Brook Benton - All Is Fair In Love 04:19. Brook Benton - You Were Gone 04:23.
Brook Benton - Текст песни Walk On The Wild Side. Two Tickets To Paradise. Artist: Brook Benton as sung on "The Satin Sound Brook Benton" - Suffolk Marketing-SMI 2 - peak Billboard position 32 in 1963 - Words and Music by Brook Benton and Malcolm Dodds. Money, I ain't got none Problems, I sure got some But I got two tickets to paradise Dontcha wanna go ? Sadness all round Gladness just can't be found But I got two tickets to paradise Dontcha wanna go with me?
Twelve years after they released Anthology, arguably the definitive career-spanning Brook Benton collection Rhino adapted the compilation for CD, releasing Endlessly: The Best of Brook Benton. Endlessly features three tracks less than Anthology, yet it doesn't suffer - it remains a nearly flawless overview of Benton's career, featuring all of his big hits plus many terrific lesser-known singles.
Brook Benton, all'anagrafe Benjamin Franklin Peay (Camden, 19 settembre 1931 – Queens, 9 aprile 1988), è stato un cantautore statunitense (segnatamente: afro-americano), in attività principalmente tra la fine degli anni cinquanta e la fine degli anni sessanta.