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Eddie Floyd (born Eddie Lee Floyd, 25 June 1937, Montgomery, Alabama ) is a soul and R&B singer-songwriter, best known for his work on Stax Records in the 60s and 70s. Floyd was unfortunately overshadowed by labelmates such as Otis Redding, Sam & Dave, and Rufus Thomas, although he managed both chart success and touring acclaim. He not only had great hits on his own (most notably the soul music anthem "Knock On…

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  • fodavéra
  • Sing it, Eddie man! [2]
  • Sing it, Eddie man.
  • love it
  • You're so right barryvs... BTW Don't tell your mama is currently 42 places below it's deserved position in the 6 month chart.
  • Defining what exactly 'soul' or sub-genres is/are is rather.....asinine, no?
  • You like Wilson Pickett more than you do Eddie Floyd... got it.
  • Knock On Wood звучить святково
  • Enough. We all should mourn Solomon Burke.
  • battleaxed: Floyd DOES have a solid body of work. I could've mentioned not just "Big Bird", but also "Raise Your Hand" or "Knock on Wood". Comparing him with the lightweights classified as "Northern Soul" is contrary to the point of being asinine, and brings back the question about the earwax in your ears. By the way, your Top 50 artists is equivalent to my Top 400 or so artists. I have 2409 artists in my library, compared to 312 in yours. Do the math. I'm sure that you'll find as many soul artists in my Top 400 as in your Top 50.

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