Skip to
YouTube video

Loading player…

Don Covay (born Donald Randolph, March 24, 1938 – January 30, 2015) was an American R&B, rock and roll and soul singer and songwriter most active in the 1950s and 1960s. He received a Pioneer Award from the Rhythm and Blues Foundation in 1994.

Donald Randolph was born in Orangeburg, South Carolina, United States. His father a Baptist preacher died when Don was eight. Covay resettled in Washington D.C. during the early 1950s and initially sang in the Cherry Keys… read more

Top Tracks

Top Albums

Similar Artists

Shoutbox

Leave a comment. Log in to Last.fm or sign up.

  • What?! I did not know about his passing!
  • thanks for the great tunes Don, what an influencial guy, spawned many many artists, set the bar. RIP pal
  • Not much love here for Don Covay, he's sure got it though!
  • Face to Face .... Dance...Dance.....
  • <3
  • Like old school soul, garage rhythms and simillar tunes? Check out brand new uncomercial off stream music group Cazumbi (http://www.lastfm.pl/group/Cazumbi) / wisp for more info.
  • Better to Have (and Don't Need) ... totally agree

API Calls