Carl Douglas

Carl Douglas

Real Name:
Carlton George Douglas
Carl Douglas was born on the 10th of may 1942 in Kingston, Jamaica. He grew up both in Jamaica and California. Douglas eventually moved to England to study sound engineering. He released some singles in the 1960's some as a solo artist and as part of the group Carl Douglas And The Big Stampede. He had a chart entry in the 1960's with "Crazy Feeling".

He worked with producer Biddu on the film soundtrack "Embassy" in 1972. His big hit was the 1974 novelty "Kung Fu Fighting", again produced by Biddu. He followed up with a similar title in 1974, "Dance The Kung Fu" which was also a hit. He had another hit with "Run Back" which was released in 1977.
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Carl Douglas Discography


NSPL 18450 Carl Douglas Kung Fu Fighter (Album) Pye Records NSPL 18450 Denmark 1974 Sell This Version
NSPL 18520 Carl Douglas Love Peace And Happiness(LP, Album) Pye Records NSPL 18520 UK 1977 Sell This Version
NSPL 18552 Carl Douglas Keep Pleasing Me (Album) Pye Records NSPL 18552 Canada 1978 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

UP 1206 Carl Douglas Serving A Sentence Of Life / Nobody Cries (Single) Out Of The Past UP 1206 UK 1968 Sell This Version
80039 Carl Douglas & The Explosion* Carl Douglas & The Explosion* - Eeny Meeny/Can I Change My Mind(7", Pic) Polydor 80039 Spain 1969 Sell This Version
BM 1007 Carl Douglas Somebody Stop This Madness / Ain't No Use (Single) Blue Mountain BM 1007 UK 1972 Sell This Version
BDA 212 Carl Douglas Marble and Iron(7", Single, Promo) Buddah Records BDA 212 US 1972 Sell This Version
NG 644 Carl Douglas Crazy Feeling (Single) Young Blood International NG 644 Netherlands 1973 Sell This Version
45445 Carl Douglas Blue Eyed Soul (Single) Pye Records 45445 Canada 1974 Sell This Version
7N 45377 Carl Douglas Kung Fu Fighting / Gamblin' Man (Single) 20th Century Records 7N 45377 Singapore 1974 Sell This Version
45489 Carl Douglas Love, Peace And Happiness (Single) Pye Records, Pye Records 45489 Canada 1974 Sell This Version
TC-2168 Carl Douglas Dance The Kung Fu (Single) Pye Records TC-2168 US 1974 Sell This Version
Ld A 7867 Carl Douglas / Nini Rosso Carl Douglas / Nini Rosso - Kung Fu Fighting / Historia De Un Amor(7", Jukebox) Durium, Durium Marche Estere, Sprint Ld A 7867 Italy 1974 Sell This Version
AP-1866 Carl Douglas Blue Eyed Soul(7", Single) Astor AP-1866 Australia 1974 Sell This Version
16 629 AT Carl Douglas Shanghai'd (Single) Pye Records 16 629 AT Germany 1975 Sell This Version
45.PY. 140 192, 45. PY. 140192 Carl Douglas Girl You're So Fine / Too Hot To Handle (Single) Pye Records 45.PY. 140 192, 45. PY. 140192 France 1975 Sell This Version
TC-2261 Carl Douglas I Want To Give You My Everything / Witchfinder General (Single) Pye Records TC-2261 US 1975 Sell This Version
BF 18298 Carl Douglas Don't You Mess With Cupid(7") Bellaphon BF 18298 Germany 1975 Sell This Version
32247 Carl Douglas Bailen La Danza De Kung Fu / Tiempos Cambiantes(7", Single, Promo) Music Hall 32247 Argentina 1975 Sell This Version
Ld A 7876 Seventy Five Music + Gilla / Carl Douglas Seventy Five Music + Gilla / Carl Douglas - Lady Marmalade (Do You Want To Sleep With Me) / Dance The Kung Fu (7", Jukebox) Durium Ld A 7876 Italy 1975 Sell This Version
4-14-201-007 Carl Douglas Kung Fu Fighting(7", EP) Continental (3) 4-14-201-007 Brazil 1975 Sell This Version
Ld A 7894 Carl Douglas / Wess & Dori Ghezzi* Carl Douglas / Wess & Dori Ghezzi* - Love, Peace And Happiness / È L'Amore Che Muore (7", Jukebox) Durium Ld A 7894 Italy 1975 Sell This Version
R-0435-II Carl Douglas Dance The Kung Fu Tonpress R-0435-II Poland 1976 Sell This Version
DE 2849, DE. 2849 Carl Douglas Shanghai(7") Durium, Durium Marche Estere DE 2849, DE. 2849 Italy 1976 Sell This Version
P.1053 Carl Douglas Run Back (Single) Pye Records, Pye Records P.1053 Spain 1977 Sell This Version