Donnie Burks

Real Name:
Donald Burks
Profile:
American vocalist and musical actor. Born in 1942 in Long Island, New York., Died 2008. Donnie Burks, though fairly obscure as a singer, had a multi-layered career in his lifetime, starting out as a college basketball star, and moving on to appear in movies and on the Broadway stage. When he passed away at the age of 66, his glory days were long behind him.
Burks first came to prominence playing basketball for St John’s University in the late 50s and early 60s. He went on to appear in movies (The Pawnbroker, Shaft, Without a Trace*) and TV, as well as in a number of Broadway musicals (Hair, the Tap Dance Kid).
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Donnie Burks Discography Tracks

Albums

Donnie Burks - The Swingin' Sound Of Soul album art Donnie Burks The Swingin' Sound Of Soul (Album) Europa Germany 1969 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

DJA0-0102 Donnie Burks - I Was Satisfied / You Never Know What You Have (Until You Lose It) album art Donny Burks* I Was Satisfied / You Never Know What You Have (Until You Lose It)(7", Mono, Promo) Metromedia Records DJA0-0102 US 1973 Sell This Version
Donnie Burks - Do Bad album art Donny Burks* Do Bad Brunswick US 1977 Sell This Version

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