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.