Born: September 19, 1931 | Died: April, 1988
Brook Benton was one of the most popular recording artists in late 1950s and early 1960s, scoring over 50 hits on the Billboard charts, and collecting 18 certified gold records. He was also a prolific songwriter having penned songs that have become standards, as “It's Just a Matter of Time and Endlessly.
Benjamin Franklin Peay was born in Camden, South Carolina, on September 19, 1931. Benton sang in his church as a child, and continued with gospel music into his teens. By age seventeen, Benton left for New York City to try his luck in the popular music business, and began singing on demo tapes for aspiring songwriters peddling their songs....
Songs I Love To SingVerve Music Group
The Best Of Brook Benton (1931-1988)Mercury
His Greatest Hits, It's Just A Matter Of TimeMercury
The Boll Weevil Song/Frankie & JohnnyMercury
Music For The MillionsMercury
His Greatest HitsMercury
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