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On This Day In Black History Sept 19 - Brook Benton (305 hits)



Benjamin Franklin Peay (September 19, 1931 April 9, 1988), better known as Brook Benton, was an American singer and songwriter who was popular with rock and roll, rhythm and blues, and pop music audiences during the late 1950s and early 1960s, with hits such as "It's Just a Matter of Time" and "Endlessly", many of which he co-wrote.

He made a comeback in 1970 with the ballad "Rainy Night in Georgia." Benton scored over 50 Billboard chart hits as an artist, and also wrote hits for other performers.

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Tuesday, September 19th 2023 at 11:01AM
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"It's Just a Matter of Time"

Someday, someway

You'll realize that you've been blind

Yes you're going to need me

It's just a matter of time

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Still got the album...

Lyrics sound familiar to deaCON?

Thursday, September 21st 2023 at 11:16AM
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