Don Covay

Real Name:
Donald James Randolph
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Don Covay (born March 24, 1938, Orangeburg, South Carolina, USA - died January 30, 2015, Franklin Square, New York, USA) was an American R&B, rock and roll, blues and soul singer and songwriter. He initially sang in his family's gospel quartet and then founded the doo-wop group The Rainbows (3). He was an important figure in the soul music explosion of the 1960's as a writer and performer. His first big hit was Pony Time by Chubby Checker (1961) and he also wrote the Aretha Franklin hits See-Saw (co-written with Steve Cropper) and Chain Of Fools.
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Don Covay Discography Tracks

Albums

Don Covay - See Saw album art Don Covay See Saw (Album) Atlantic UK 1966 Sell This Version
Don Covay - Super Dude I album art Don Covay Super Dude I (Album) Mercury US 1973 Sell This Version
Don Covay - Hot Blood album art Don Covay Hot Blood (Album) Mercury US 1974 Sell This Version
Don Covay - Travelin' In Heavy Traffic album art Don Covay Travelin' In Heavy Traffic (Album) Philadelphia International Records Brazil 1976 Sell This Version
Don Covay - Funky Yo-Yo album art Don Covay Funky Yo-Yo (Album) Versatile US 1977 Sell This Version
Top 137 Don Covay - Sweet Thang album art Don Covay Sweet Thang(LP, Album) Topline Records Top 137 UK 1985 Sell This Version
9006 Don Covay - Back To The Streets album art Various Celebrating The Music Of Don Covay Various Celebrating The Music Of Don Covay - Back To The Streets(CD, Album) Shanachie 9006 US 1993 Sell This Version
CBD 29116 Don Covay - & Friends - Adlib album art Don Covay & Friends - Adlib(CD, Album) Cannonball Records (2) CBD 29116 US 2000 Sell This Version
Don Covay - Don Covay & Brook Benton album art Don Covay, Brook Benton Don Covay, Brook Benton - Don Covay & Brook Benton Grand Prix Series US Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

709 Don Covay - Believe It Or Not album art Don Covay Believe It Or Not(7", Single, Promo) Sue Records Inc. 709 US 1958 Sell This Version
FI-313-P, FI-313-X Don Covay - Ooh My Soul / If You See Mary Lee album art Don Covay (Of The Rainbows)* / The Rainbows (3) Don Covay (Of The Rainbows)* / The Rainbows (3) - Ooh My Soul / If You See Mary Lee(7", Single) Firefly (3), Firefly (3) FI-313-P, FI-313-X US 1958 Sell This Version
Don Covay - Beauty And The Beast album art Don Covay Beauty And The Beast (Single) Big Top US 1960 Sell This Version
Don Covay - The Popeye Waddle album art Don Covay The Popeye Waddle (Single) Cameo US 1960 Sell This Version
45-3060 Don Covay - I'm Coming Down With The Blues / Hey There album art Don Covay I'm Coming Down With The Blues / Hey There(7", Single, Promo) Big Top 45-3060 US 1960 Sell This Version
Don Covay - Wiggle Wobble album art Don Covay Wiggle Wobble (Single) Cameo US 1963 Sell This Version
P-894 Don Covay - Ain't That Silly / Turn It On album art Don Covay Ain't That Silly / Turn It On(7", Promo) Parkway P-894 US 1963 Sell This Version
Don Covay - Take This Hurt Off Me album art Don Covay Take This Hurt Off Me (Single) Rosemart Records US 1964 Sell This Version
Don Covay - The Froog / One Little Boy Had Money album art Don Covay The Froog / One Little Boy Had Money Parkway US 1964 Sell This Version
Don Covay - Daddy Loves Baby / The Boomerang album art Don Covay Daddy Loves Baby / The Boomerang (Single) Atlantic US 1965 Sell This Version
Don Covay - See Saw / I Never Get Enough Of Your Love album art Don Covay See Saw / I Never Get Enough Of Your Love (Single) Atlantic Sweden 1965 Sell This Version
704 Don Covay - You're Good For Me / Truth of the Light album art Don Covay You're Good For Me / Truth of the Light(7", Single, Promo) Landa Records 704 US 1965 Sell This Version
212090 Don Covay - Please Don't Let Me Know album art Don Covay Please Don't Let Me Know(7", EP) Atlantic 212090 France 1965 Sell This Version
Don Covay - Mercy Mercy / Sookie Sookie album art Don Covay Mercy Mercy / Sookie Sookie (Single) Atlantic UK 1966 Sell This Version
Don Covay - Sookie Sookie / Watching The Late Late Show  album art Don Covay Sookie Sookie / Watching The Late Late Show (Single) Atlantic UK 1966 Sell This Version
Don Covay - Sookie Sookie album art Don Covay Sookie Sookie (EP) Atlantic, Atlantic, Atlantic France 1966 Sell This Version