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Whats that song that sounds like Stand By Me?

Whats that song that sounds like Stand By Me?

Beautiful Girls (Sean Kingston) | Sounds Like | Stand By Me (Ben E. King) | Same That Tune.

What song is sung in Stand By Me?

According to King, the title is derived from, and was inspired by, a spiritual written by Sam Cooke and J. W. Alexander called “Stand by Me Father,” recorded by the Soul Stirrers with Johnnie Taylor singing lead….Stand by Me (Ben E. King song)

“Stand by Me”
B-side “On the Horizon” (1961) “Yakety Yak” by The Coasters (1986)

Who sing the song Stand By Me?

Ben E. King
Stand by Me/Artists

Who wrote the original Stand By Me song?

Ben E. King
Jerry LeiberMike StollerMichael Marino
Stand by Me/Composers

What does standing by mean?

1 : to be present also : to remain apart or aloof. 2 : to be or to get ready to act an ambulance was standing by.

Did Ben E King sing with The Drifters?

He co-wrote and sang lead on the first Atlantic hit by the new version of the Drifters, “There Goes My Baby” (1959). On television, fellow Drifters member Charlie Thomas usually lip-synched the songs that King had recorded with the Drifters.

What does I stand by that mean?

1 : to be present also : to remain apart or aloof. 2 : to be or to get ready to act an ambulance was standing by. transitive verb. : to remain loyal or faithful to : defend stood by his decision.

What does to stand by someone mean?

transitive (stand by someone) to be loyal to someone who is in a difficult situation. We knew they would stand by us no matter what we’d done.

Why did Ben E. King leave the Drifters?

In May 1960, King left the Drifters, assuming the stage name Ben E. King in preparation for a solo career. King’s records continued to place well on the Billboard Hot 100 chart until 1965. British pop bands began to dominate the pop music scene, but King still continued to make R&B hits.