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Gene Redd Jr.

Gene Redd Jr.
Real name
Eugene Clarence Redd III
Country
United States
IPI
00025570102
00025570497
00025570595
Comments
Doo-wop singer, songwriter, record label owner and producer, who eventually became the manager and producer for Kool & The Gang.
Family
Gene Redd Father
Sharon Redd Sister
Penny Ford Half-sister
Related labels
Red Coach   founded by Redd

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Added by Denis
Managed by Oliver One

Songs written by Gene Redd Jr.

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Original date Covered by
1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8 Robert "Kool" Bell, Robert Mickens, George Brown [US1], Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell, Gene Redd Jr., Woodrow Sparrow, Ricky West, Dennis Thomas Kool and The Gang October 1970
Chocolate Buttermilk Robert "Kool" Bell, Donald Boyce, Robert Mickens, George Brown [US1], Ronald Bell, Gene Redd Jr., Woodrow Sparrow, Ricky West, Dennis Thomas Kool & The Gang 1969
Fresh Robert "Kool" Bell, Donald Boyce, Robert Mickens, George Brown [US1], Ronald Bell, Gene Redd Jr., Ricky West, Dennis Thomas Kool & The Gang 1984 Covered by (5 artists)
Funky Man Robert "Kool" Bell, Robert Mickens, George Brown [US1], Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell, Gene Redd Jr., Woodrow Sparrow, Ricky West, Dennis Thomas Kool and The Gang October 1970
Give It Up Robert "Kool" Bell, Robert Mickens, George Brown [US1], Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell, Gene Redd Jr., Woodrow Sparrow, Ricky West, Dennis Thomas Kool & The Gang 1969 Covered by Supercharge
I've Got That Feelin' Jimmy Crosby, Gene Redd Jr., Rose Marie McCoy Darrell Banks March 1967 Covered by (2 artists)
Kool Is Back Jimmy Crosby, Gene Redd Jr. Funk Inc. 1971
Let the Music Take Your Mind Robert "Kool" Bell, Robert Mickens, George Brown [US1], Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell, Gene Redd Jr., Woodrow Sparrow, Ricky West, Dennis Thomas Kool & The Gang 1969 Covered by (3 artists)
N.T. Cleveland Horne, Roy Handy, Robert "Kool" Bell, Robert Mickens, George Brown [US1], Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell, Gene Redd Jr., Ricky West, Gene Redd, Dennis Thomas Kool & The Gang 1971
Pneumonia Robert "Kool" Bell, Robert Mickens, George Brown [US1], Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell, Gene Redd Jr., Woodrow Sparrow, Ricky West, Dennis Thomas Kool & The Gang 1971
Snake in the Grass Gene Redd Jr., Paul Martin [US1] Paul Martin [US1] February 1965 Covered by (3 artists)
Who's Gonna Take the Weight Robert "Kool" Bell, Robert Mickens, George Brown [US1], Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell, Gene Redd Jr., Woodrow Sparrow, Ricky West, Dennis Thomas Kool and The Gang December 1970 Covered by (2 artists)