Carole King

Carole King
Real name
Carol Joan Klein
February 9, 1942
United States
Legendary songwriter, musician (piano, guitar) and singer. King won four Grammy Awards in 1972 all connected to her album Tapestry. In addition, among other honors, she has been inducted into both of the Songwriters Hall of Fame and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (for songwriting).
Member of
The City [US] (1968-1969)
Broadway for Orlando (2016)
Louise Goffin Daughter
Gerry Goffin Husband (1959-1968)
Sherry Goffin Kondor Daughter
Charles Larkey Husband (1970-1976)
Gerry Goffin Songwriting collaborator
James Taylor [US] Frequent collaborator (since 1970)
Related labels
Rockingale Records   


Added by Bastien



Title Performer Release date Label
A Holiday Carole Carole King November 1, 2011 Hear Music
A Holiday Carole [Target] Carole King November 8, 2011 Hear Music
Brill Building Legends - Complete Recordings 1958-1966 Carole King 1995 Brill Tone Records
City Streets Carole King 1989 Capitol Records
Fantasy Carole King May 2, 1973 Ode
Live at the Troubadour Carole King & James Taylor May 4, 2010 Hear Music
Love Makes the World Carole King September 25, 2001 Rockingale Records
Music Carole King November 30, 1971 Ode
Pearls - Songs of Goffin and King Carole King 1980 Capitol Records
Rhymes & Reasons Carole King October 4, 1972 Ode
Speeding Time Carole King 1983 Atlantic
Tapestry Carole King February 10, 1971 Ode
The Carnegie Hall Concert - June 18, 1971 Carole King 1996 Legacy
The Legendary Demos Carole King April 23, 2012 Rockingale Records
Thoroughbred Carole King 1975 Ode
Touch the Sky Carole King June 1979 Capitol Records
Wrap Around Joy Carole King July 18, 1974 Ode
Writer: Carole King Carole King September 21, 1970 Ode


Performances also appear on

Title Performer Release date Label
Crazy in Alabama - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack various artists 1999 Silva America
Divas en EspaƱol various artists 2001 Sony Discos
Duets - Friends & Legends Anne Murray November 13, 2007 EMI Music Canada
Duos Charles Aznavour December 2008 EMI
Music from Gilmore Girls - Our Little Corner of the World various artists October 2002 Rhino
New Music from an Old Friend various artists February 27, 2007 One Eighty Music
Outlaws and Angels Willie Nelson & Friends September 21, 2004 Lost Highway
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Volume 1 - 1986-1991 various artists November 15, 2011 Time Life Music
That Lucky Old Sun [Best Buy] Brian Wilson September 2, 2008 Capitol Records
The Dimension Dolls - Volume 1 various artists 1963 Dimension
The Standards [Deluxe] Gloria Estefan September 10, 2013 Sony Masterworks
You've Got Mail - Music from the Motion Picture various artists 1998 Atlantic


Title Performer Release date Label
101 Strings Orchestra Plays Songs Written by Carole King 101 Strings Orchestra 1972 Alshire
A New Tapestry - Carole King Tribute various artists September 24, 2002 Reverberations
A Piano Strings Tribute to Carole King's Tapestry Tom Bartsch 2005 Tribute Sounds
A Tribute to Carole King The Alan Caddy Orchestra & Singers 1972 Avenue Recordings
Barbara Higbie's Interpretation of Carole King Barbara Higbie 1999 Signature-Notes
Beautiful - The Carole King Musical - Original Broadway Cast Recording various artists June 3, 2014 Ghostlight
Blossom Amanda Brecker May 15, 2011 EmArcy
Blue Tapestry Live Blue Tapestry 2002 FatCat Records
Champagne & Roses - Featuring the Songs of Carole King Mark Weinstein 1995 Hallmark Records
Glee Season 6 - Jagged Little Tapestry Glee Cast January 13, 2015 Columbia
King for a Day Micky Dolenz August 31, 2010 Gigatone
Marcia Sings Tapestry and the Songs of Carole King Marcia Hines October 2010 Verve Records
Solo Wurlitzer Electric Piano - Rob Arthur Performs Carole King's Tapestry Rob Arthur February 3, 2017 Solo Sounds
Tapestry Bob Belden 1997 Blue Note
Tapestry Revisited - A Tribute to Carole King various artists October 31, 1995 Lava Records
Tapestry Unravelled Christine Tobin & Liam Noble June 28, 2010 Trail Belle Records
The Music of Carole King Spectrum [US2] 1996 First Choice
The New Generation Sings It's Too Late, You've Got a Friend & Other Carole King Songs The New Generation 1973 RCA Camden