EVERY BILLBOARD HOT 100 SINGLE 1970: #528: “STAND BY ME”- DAVID & JIMMY RUFFIN

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Every Billboard Hot 100 Single 1970: # 528: ‘Stand By Me’- David & Jimmy Ruffin. October 24, 1970.

  • Single: “Stand By Me”- David & Jimmy Ruffin
  • Record Company- Soul
  • Genre: Soul
  • Written by Ben E. King, Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller
  • Time: 3:48
  • B-side:”Your Love Was Worth Waiting For”
  • Album- I Am My Brothers Keeper
  • Grade: B-
  • Peaked at #61 7 weeks in Billboard Hot 100.

The Ruffin brothers- David the more famous- key member of The Temptations for a number of years- Jimmy’s biggest hit was “What Becomes Of The Broken Hearted” #7- 1966. This is a cover of the Ben E. King classic.