The Checkmates Ltd. Featuring Sonny Charles - Proud Mary album download
|1 210 085||The Checkmates Ltd.||Proud Mary / Spanish Harlem (7")||A&M Records||1 210 085||France||1969|
|210 085||The Checkmates Ltd. Featuring Sonny Charles||The Checkmates Ltd. Featuring Sonny Charles - Proud Mary / Spanish Harlem (7", Single, Mono)||A&M Records||210 085||Germany||1969|
|1127||Sonny Charles & The Checkmates Ltd.||Sonny Charles & The Checkmates Ltd. - Spanish Harlem / Proud Mary (7", Single)||A&M Records||1127||US||1969|
|210 085||The Checkmates Ltd.||Proud Mary / Spanish Harlem (7", Single)||A&M Records||210 085||Norway||1969|
|AMS 559||The Checkmates LTD.||Proud Mary (7", Single)||A&M Records||AMS 559||South Africa||1969|
album is actually the soundtrack of this movie. Last recorded in 1977. Released four albums in ten year's time. The Checkmates Ltd. Featuring Sonny Charles - Proud Mary, Do You Love Your Baby (Single).
Featuring Sonny Charles All right, everybody Let's get on board Gonna take a little trip Down the river, river, yeah Left a good job in t. The Checkmates, Ltd. - Love Is All We Have to Give Album Lyrics. Lyrics provided by SongLyrics. All Music News . Popular The Checkmates, Ltd. Lyrics.
Solomon Burke released it on the single Proud Mary in 1969. It was covered by Enzo Pietropaoli Wire Trio, Lusaint, Ricki-Lee Coulter, Adrienne Warren, Kobna Holdbrook-Smith, Aisha Jawando, Pérola Congo, Sia Kiwa and other artists. Proud Mary Album July 1969. Request a synchronization license. featuring Sonny Charles.
Charles only re-scratched the Top 40 once (and that in 1983), but it is this album which showcases his major voice. The Leiber & Stoller composition "I Keep Forgettin'" has that sound from the 1966 Billy Stewart hit version of Gershwin's "Summertime" without the scat singing. Spector's remake of his own 1961 classic for Ben E. King, "Spanish Harlem," fits perfectly here, while "Proud Mary," the simple John Fogerty title, becomes a gospel tour de force falling somewhere between Tina Turner and the Edwin Hawkin Singers
Artist: The Checkmates LTD.,Sonny Charles Title: Proud Mary Format: (Vinyl, 7", 45 RPM, Single).
Sonny Charles was from Fort Wayne, Indiana. He led an integrated group called the Checkmates, Ltd. in the ’60s and ’70s. Black Pearl was by far their biggest, although not their only hit. The record entered the Billboard Hot 100 at on May 4, 1969. Love Is All I Have To Give, and a cover of the Credence hit Proud Mary didn’t impact the US charts, but did well overseas. Spector produced both of those tracks as well. Charles departed the group for a solo career in 1970. Charles had success with a 1982 album called The Sun Still Shines, which reached the spot on the Black Albums Chart. The hit single Put It in a Magazine, rose to on the R&B chart, and was a Top 40 hit on the Billboard Hot 100. A follow-up single, Always On My Mind made it to but Charles faded from view after that until he turned up again in 2008 as a member of the Steve Miller Band.
Lyrics for Proud Mary by The Checkmates, Lt. .Featuring Sonny Charles All right, everybody Let's get on board Gonna take a little trip. Featuring Sonny Charles All right, everybody. Let's get on board Gonna take a little trip Down the river, river, yeah Left a good job in the city Working for the man Every night and day And I never lost One minute of sleeping Worrying bout the way Things might have been Big wheel keeps on turning (Turning, turning) Proud Mary keeps on burning (Burning, burning) Rolling, rolling Rolling.