Ben E. King Net Worth

How much is Ben E. King Worth?

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Ben E. King net worth:
$10 Million

Ben E. King net worth: Ben E. King is an American soul singer who has a net worth of $10 million dollars. Ben E. King was born Benjamin Earl Nelson in Henderson, North Carolina, in 1938, Ben E. King is famous for his hit song "Stand by Me" and for his vocals with the group The Drifters. When he was about 20 years old, King joined his first group, a doo wop band named The Five Crowns, who would later go on to become The Drifters. King released 13 songs with the band, including "There Goes My Baby" and "Temptation". He left the group and became Ben E. King in 1960, with his first solo album, "Spanish Harlem", dropping in 1961. It was his next single, "Stand by Me", that would catapult him to fame. The song was a top ten hit in the US, number one in the UK and even earned a spot on the Songs of the Century list. That song, along with two others ("There Goes My Baby" and "Spanish Harlem"), would land on the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's list of 500 Songs That Shaped Rock and Roll. King is a member of the North Carolina Music Hall of Fame. He now works with his foundation and lives in Teaneck, New Jersey. He married his wife, Betty, in 1964.

Ben E. King Net Worth

Ben E. King

Singer
Date of Birth
Sep 28, 1938 (78 years old)
Profession
Singer, Record producer, Songwriter, Musician
Nationality
United States of America
Ethnicity
African American
Nicknames
B. E. King, King, Ben E., Ben E.King, Ben. E. King, B.E. King, Ben E, King, Ben E King, Benjamin Nelson, Benjamin Earl Nelson, Ben King
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