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"Oldies" From the Archives: Ben E. King: The Fresh Air Interview.

Rhythm and Blues singer Ben E. King. He was a member fo the Drifters in the late 50s. His smooth vocals graced such popular hits as "There Goes My Baby" and "Save The Last Dance for Me." His solo career has produced hits like "I (Who Have Nothing)," "Spanish Harlem" and, his best-known song,"Stand By Me." (Originally aired 9/2/88)


Other segments from the episode on September 1, 1995

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, September 1, 1995: Interview with Ronnie Spector; Interview with Dion; Interview with Little Anthony; Interview with Ben E. King.


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