Joe Simon

Joe Simon

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Love Vibration
2
The Chokin' Kind
3
Yours Love
4
Do You Know What It's Like to Be Lonesome
5
Moon Walk Part I & II (Album Version)

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Biography

His plaintive baritone equally conversant with R&B and country phrasing, Joe Simon married the two genres with startling success during the late '60s, adapting Nashville material to the soul sound and repeatedly coming up a winner. Simon began recording in the Bay Area, but a switch in recording sites (first to Muscle Shoals for Vee-Jay and then to Nashville, upon signing with disc jockey John Richbourg's Sound Stage 7 label in 1966) heightened his national appeal. With easy acc... Read more

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