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Benjamin Earl Nelson Net Worth:
Benjamin Earl Nelson Net Worth:Benjamin Earl King (born September 28, 1938), better known as Ben E. King, is an American soul singer. He is perhaps best known as the singer and co-composer of "Stand by Me"—a US Top 10 hit in both 1961 and later in 1986 (when it was used as the theme to the film of the same name), a number one hit in the UK in 1987, and #25 on the RIAA's list of Songs of the Century—and as one of the principal lead singers of the R&B vocal group The Drifters.
|Birth date:||September 28, 1938|
|Death date:||April 30, 2015, Hackensack, New Jersey, United States|
|Birth place:||Henderson, North Carolina, United States|
|Spouse:||Betty King (m. 1964–2015)|
|Children:||Angela Matos, Benjamin King Jr., Terris Cannon|
|Siblings:||Gladys Johnson, Billy Nelson, Jeffrey Nelson, Calvin Nelson, Deborah Nelson, Joyce Powell, Stacy Nelson|
|Awards:||Grammy Hall of Fame, Rhythm and Blues Foundation Pioneer Award, Stand by Me, Spanish Harlem, Don't Play That Song|
|Music groups:||The Drifters (1958 – 1985), The Soul Clan (1969)|
|Nominations:||MTV Video Music Award for Best Video from a Film|
|Movies:||American Soul: Vol. 2, Ben E. King: The Jazz Channel Presents: BET on Jazz, Body + Soul: Legends of Soul: Live|