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Marvin Gaye "Stand by Me" Bassist

Discussion in 'Bassists [BG]' started by Dradder, Sep 16, 2013.


  1. Dradder

    Dradder

    Feb 7, 2013
    Reno, Nevada
    Who's the bassist on the Marvin Gaye version of Ben E. King's "Stand by Me"? Thanks!
     
  2. Rickett Customs

    Rickett Customs

    Jul 30, 2007
    Southern Maryland
    Luthier: Rickett Customs...........www.rickettcustomguitars.com

    Surely you mean Ben E King?

    That would be Lloyd Trotman
     
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  4. DWBass

    DWBass The Funkfather

    Did Marvin do a version?
     
  5. jerry

    jerry Doesn't know BDO Gold Supporting Member

    Dec 13, 1999
    Hawaii
    I have a ton of Marvin Gaye albums and I couldn't find it.
     
  6. Rickett Customs

    Rickett Customs

    Jul 30, 2007
    Southern Maryland
    Luthier: Rickett Customs...........www.rickettcustomguitars.com

    Lol.....It's not him.....That is Ben E King's version.
     
  7. jerry

    jerry Doesn't know BDO Gold Supporting Member

    Dec 13, 1999
    Hawaii
    Man, that sounds like Ben E King to me, even the rhythm section.
     
  8. wes stephenson

    wes stephenson Supporting Member

    Dec 18, 2009
    Dallas Texas!!!!
    Thats not Marvin Gaye.
     
  9. Dradder

    Dradder

    Feb 7, 2013
    Reno, Nevada
    You're all absolutely correct, that is King. I've been misled. Sorry!
     
  10. jerry

    jerry Doesn't know BDO Gold Supporting Member

    Dec 13, 1999
    Hawaii
    No worries! Youtube can be like Wikipedia with wacked credits.
     
  11. Dradder

    Dradder

    Feb 7, 2013
    Reno, Nevada
    Thanks!