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Carole King

Carole King
Real name
Carol Joan Klein
Born
February 9, 1942
Country
United States
IPI
00012136537
00016226512
00056634861
Comments
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)
Family
Louise Goffin Daughter
Gerry Goffin Husband (1959-1968)
Sherry Goffin Kondor Daughter
Charles Larkey Husband (1970-1976)
Related
Gerry Goffin Songwriting collaborator
James Taylor [US] Frequent collaborator (since 1970)
Related labels
Rockingale Records   

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Songs written by Carole King

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Original date Covered by
A Fine Way to Go Carole King, Toni Stern Lonnie Mack September 1971 Covered by (2 artists)
After All This Time Carole King Merry Clayton October 1971 Covered by (2 artists)
A Long Way to Be Happy Carole King, Gerry Goffin Darlene Love 1976 Covered by (3 artists)
A Man Without a Dream Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Righteous Brothers October 1966 Covered by (6 artists)
Another Night with the Boys Carole King, Gerry Goffin Carole King 1995 Covered by (5 artists)
Anyone at All Carole King, Carole Bayer Sager Carole King 1998 Covered by (2 artists)
A Road to Nowhere Carole King, Gerry Goffin Carole King March 1966 Covered by (8 artists)
As We Go Along Carole King, Toni Stern The Monkees December 1968 Covered by John Montagna
At the Club Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Drifters [US] January 1965 Covered by (10 artists)
Beautiful Carole King Carole King February 10, 1971 Covered by (30 artists)
Been to Canaan Carole King Carole King October 4, 1972 Covered by (8 artists)
Being at War with Each Other Carole King Carole King May 2, 1973 Covered by (4 artists)
Believe in Humanity Carole King Carole King May 2, 1973 Covered by (2 artists)
Bitter with the Sweet Carole King Carole King October 4, 1972 Covered by (3 artists)
Bobby, Bobby, Bobby Carole King, Melvin Glazer, Charlie Weiss Jo Ann Campbell August 1960 Covered by (7 artists)
Brother, Brother Carole King Carole King November 30, 1971 Covered by (4 artists)
Chains Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Everly Brothers 1984 Covered by (25 artists)
Child of Mine Carole King, Gerry Goffin Carole King September 21, 1970 Covered by (19 artists)
Corazón Carole King Carole King May 2, 1973 Covered by (13 artists)
Crying in the Rain Carole King, Howard Greenfield The Everly Brothers December 22, 1961 Covered by (105 artists)
Dixie Highway Carole King Martha Reeves 1974 Covered by Margriet Eshuijs
Don't Bring Me Down Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Animals May 1966 Covered by (13 artists)
Don't Ever Change Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Crickets [US] April 13, 1962 Covered by (12 artists)
Don't Forget About Me Carole King, Gerry Goffin Barbara Lewis January 1966 Covered by (7 artists)
Don't Say Nothin' Bad (About My Baby) Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Cookies March 1963 Covered by (8 artists)
Down Home Carole King, Gerry Goffin Little Eva September 1962 Covered by (6 artists)
Dreamin' About You Carole King, Gerry Goffin Annette and the Vonnair Sisters 1961 Covered by Carole King
Eagle Carole King Glenda Griffith 1977 Covered by Carole King
Early Morning Hush Carole King Laura November 1972 Covered by B.J. Thomas
Eventually Carole King, Gerry Goffin Carole King September 21, 1970 Covered by (2 artists)
Everybody Go Home Carole King, Gerry Goffin Eydie Gormé September 17, 1963 Covered by (2 artists)
Every Breath I Take Carole King, Gerry Goffin Gene Pitney July 1961 Covered by (5 artists)
Ferguson Road Carole King, Gerry Goffin Carole King October 4, 1972 Covered by Bobby Vee
Go Away Little Girl Carole King, Gerry Goffin Bobby Vee with The Johnny Mann Singers March 1963 Covered by (89 artists)
Goin' Back Carole King, Gerry Goffin Goldie February 1966 Covered by (57 artists)
Golden Days Carole King, Howard Greenfield, Gerry Goffin Kathy Kirby November 17, 1967 Covered by (3 artists)
Halfway to Paradise Carole King, Gerry Goffin Tony Orlando March 1961 Covered by (41 artists)
Happy Being Fat Carole King, Gerry Goffin Big Dee Irwin August 1963 Covered by Jim McNaught
Happy Tears Carole King, Gerry Goffin Paul Anka 1962 Covered by Paul Anka
Happy Times (Are Here to Stay) Carole King, Cynthia Weil, Gerry Goffin Tony Orlando October 1961 Covered by Johnny O'Keefe
Hard Rock Cafe Carole King Carole King July 1977 Covered by (2 artists)
He Hit Me (And It Felt Like a Kiss) Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Crystals [US] July 6, 1962 Covered by (12 artists)
He's a Bad Boy Carole King, Gerry Goffin Carole King April 1963 Covered by Pam Dickinson
He's in Town Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Tokens July 1964 Covered by (9 artists)
Hey Girl Carole King, Gerry Goffin Freddie Scott June 1963 Covered by (60 artists)
Home Again Carole King Carole King February 10, 1971 Covered by (23 artists)
Honey and Wine Carole King, Gerry Goffin A Fair Set June 4, 1965 Covered by (10 artists)
How Many Tears Carole King, Gerry Goffin Bobby Vee April 1961 Covered by (4 artists)
I Can't Hear You Carole King, Gerry Goffin Betty Everett June 1964 Covered by (13 artists)
I Can't Make It Alone Carole King, Gerry Goffin P.J. Proby October 14, 1966 Covered by (10 artists)
I Can't Say Goodbye Carole King, Gerry Goffin Bobby Vee February 2, 1962 Covered by (2 artists)
I Can't Stay Mad at You Carole King, Gerry Goffin Skeeter Davis August 1963 Covered by (16 artists)
I Can't Stop Talking About You Carole King, Gerry Goffin Steve and Eydie November 1963 Covered by (3 artists)
I Didn't Have Any Summer Romance Carole King, Gerry Goffin Carole King November 1962 Covered by (2 artists)
I'd Never Find Another You Carole King, Gerry Goffin Tony Orlando September 1961 Covered by (10 artists)
I Don't Think You Know Me Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Monkees July 1987 Covered by The American Breed
I Feel the Earth Move Carole King Carole King February 10, 1971 Covered by (73 artists)
If It's Over Mariah Carey, Carole King Mariah Carey 1991 Covered by (2 artists)
I Happen to Love You Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Myddle Class 1966 Covered by (3 artists)
I'll Love You for a While Carole King, Gerry Goffin Dusty Springfield March 1965 Covered by Jill Jackson
I'm into Somethin' Good Carole King, Gerry Goffin Earl-Jean 1964 Covered by (48 artists)
I Need You Carole King, Gerry Goffin Chuck Jackson 1965 Covered by (5 artists)
In My Baby's Eyes Carole King, Gerry Goffin Bobby Vee with The Johnny Mann Singers 1962 Covered by Carole King
Is This What I Get for Loving You? Carole King, Phil Spector, Gerry Goffin The Ronettes 1965 Covered by (8 artists)
I Think I Can Hear You Carole King Carole King October 4, 1972 Covered by The Boone Girls
It Might as Well Rain Until September Carole King, Gerry Goffin Carole King August 1962 Covered by (33 artists)
It's Going to Take Some Time Carole King, Toni Stern Carole King November 30, 1971 Covered by (26 artists)
It's Too Late Carole King, Toni Stern Carole King February 10, 1971 Covered by (133 artists)
I've Known You All My Life Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Four Preps May 1964 Covered by Dolly Parton
I Want to Stay Here Carole King, Gerry Goffin Steve and Eydie June 1963 Covered by (11 artists)
I Was Only Kidding Carole King, Gerry Goffin Ann-Margret July 1962 Covered by (2 artists)
I Was There Carole King, Gerry Goffin Lenny Welch 1965 Covered by (2 artists)
Jazzman Carole King, David Palmer [US] Carole King July 18, 1974 Covered by (13 artists)
Just a Little Girl Carole King, Gerry Goffin Little Eva May 1963 Covered by Donna Loren
Just Another Fool Carole King, Gerry Goffin Curtis Lee February 1962 Covered by (2 artists)
Just Once in My Life Carole King, Phil Spector, Gerry Goffin Carole King April 23, 2012 Covered by (10 artists)
Keep Your Hands Off My Baby Carole King, Gerry Goffin Little Eva October 1962 Covered by (15 artists)
Lady of the Lake Carole King, Toni Stern Peggy Lipton September 1968 Covered by Strawberry Alarm Clock
Let Me Get Close to You Carole King, Gerry Goffin Skeeter Davis July 1964 Covered by (3 artists)
Like Little Children Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Knickerbockers 1989 Covered by (2 artists)
Look Who's Talkin' Carole King, Gerry Goffin Ginny Arnell December 1960 Covered by Carole King
Make the Night a Little Longer Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Shirelles March 1962 Covered by (9 artists)
Monday Without You Carole King, Mark Hudson, Paul Brady The Wilsons September 9, 1997 Covered by Carole King
Music Carole King Carole King November 30, 1971 Covered by (3 artists)
My My She Cries Carole King, Toni Stern Carole King October 4, 1972 Covered by Carla Bissi
My One True Friend Carole King, Carole Bayer Sager, David Foster Bette Midler 1998 Covered by Ferdinand Rennie
Nightingale Carole King, David Palmer [US] Carole King July 18, 1974 Covered by (3 artists)
No Easy Way Down Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Germz 1967 Covered by (21 artists)
No One Ever Tells You Carole King, Phil Spector, Gerry Goffin The Crystals [US] July 6, 1962 Covered by Keely Smith
No Sad Song Carole King, Toni Stern Helen Reddy November 1971 Covered by (5 artists)
Now That Everything's Been Said Carole King, Toni Stern The City December 18, 1968 Covered by Spring [3]
Oh No, Not My Baby Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Shirelles 1965 Covered by (30 artists)
One Fine Day Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Chiffons May 1963 Covered by (50 artists)
Only Love Is Real Carole King Carole King 1975 Covered by (6 artists)
On This Side of Goodbye Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Righteous Brothers October 1966 Covered by (3 artists)
Paradise Alley Carole King, David Palmer [US] The City December 18, 1968 Covered by (4 artists)
Peace in the Valley Carole King, Toni Stern Carole King October 4, 1972 Covered by Lani Hall
Pierre Carole King, Maurice Sendak Carole King July 1975 Covered by Tony Zajkowski
Pleasant Valley Sunday Carole King, Gerry Goffin Carole King April 23, 2012 Covered by (22 artists)
Please Hurt Me Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Crystals [US] August 1962 Covered by Little Eva
Point of No Return Carole King, Gerry Goffin Gene McDaniels with The Johnny Mann Singers July 1962 Covered by (11 artists)
Poor Little Rich Girl Carole King, Gerry Goffin Steve Lawrence April 30, 1963 Covered by Bob Asklöf
Sharing You Carole King, Gerry Goffin Bobby Vee 1962 Covered by Little Eva
Show Me Girl Carole King, Gerry Goffin Herman's Hermits November 1964 Covered by (3 artists)
Smackwater Jack Carole King, Gerry Goffin Carole King February 10, 1971 Covered by (18 artists)
Snow Queen Carole King, Gerry Goffin Roger Nichols Trio December 1966 Covered by (9 artists)
So Did I Carole King, Gerry Goffin Ann-Margret January 1963 Covered by Jackie Trent
So Far Away Carole King Carole King February 10, 1971 Covered by (61 artists)
So Goes Love Carole King, Gerry Goffin Carole King April 23, 2012 Covered by (6 artists)
Some Kind of Wonderful Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Drifters [US] March 1961 Covered by (29 artists)
Some of Your Lovin' Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Honey Bees April 1965 Covered by (6 artists)
Someone Who Believes in You Carole King, Gerry Goffin Russell Hitchcock 1988 Covered by (4 artists)
Sometime in the Morning Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Monkees January 1967 Covered by (5 artists)
So Much Love Carole King, Gerry Goffin Ben E. King April 1966 Covered by (17 artists)
Soul Waltzing Carole King, Gerry Goffin Big Dee Irwin August 1963 Covered by Richard Anthony
Spaceship Races Carole King, Gerry Goffin Carole King September 21, 1970 Covered by Tom Northcott
Speeding Time Carole King, Gerry Goffin Carole King 1983 Covered by (2 artists)
Stage Door Carole King, Gerry Goffin Tony Jackson and The Vibrations July 16, 1965 Covered by The Sandpipers
Stand Behind Me Carole King Carole King October 4, 1972 Covered by (3 artists)
Sweet Seasons Carole King, Toni Stern Carole King November 30, 1971 Covered by (14 artists)
Sweet Sweetheart Carole King, Gerry Goffin Carole King September 21, 1970 Covered by (7 artists)
Sweet Young Thing Carole King, Gerry Goffin, Michael Nesmith The Monkees October 2, 1966 Covered by (8 artists)
Take a Giant Step Carole King, Gerry Goffin Rising Sons [US] 1992 Covered by (22 artists)
Take Good Care of My Baby Carole King, Gerry Goffin Carole King 1995 Covered by (80 artists)
Tapestry Carole King Carole King February 10, 1971 Covered by (26 artists)
That Old Sweet Roll (Hi-de-Ho) Carole King, Gerry Goffin The City December 18, 1968 Covered by (26 artists)
The First Day in August Carole King, Charles Larkey Carole King October 4, 1972 Covered by (2 artists)
The Loco-motion Carole King, Gerry Goffin Little Eva June 1962 Covered by (117 artists)
The Old Crowd Carole King, Gerry Goffin Lesley Gore September 3, 1963 Covered by (2 artists)
The Porpoise Song Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Monkees December 1968 Covered by (17 artists)
The Reason Carole King, Mark Hudson, Greg Wells Celine Dion November 18, 1997 Covered by (4 artists)
The Right to Cry Carole King, Gerry Goffin Lenny Welch 1967 Covered by (6 artists)
They're Jealous of Me Carole King, Gerry Goffin Connie Stevens March 1964 Covered by (3 artists)
This Little Girl Carole King, Gerry Goffin Dion March 23, 1963 Covered by (3 artists)
Time Don't Run Out on Me Carole King, Gerry Goffin Anne Murray October 1984 Covered by Anne Murray with Carole King
To Love Carole King, Gerry Goffin Carole King September 21, 1970 Covered by (4 artists)
Up on the Roof Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Drifters [US] September 1962 Covered by (110 artists)
Walking Proud Carole King, Gerry Goffin Steve Lawrence September 3, 1963 Covered by (3 artists)
Walkin' with My Angel Carole King, Gerry Goffin Bobby Vee with The Johnny Mann Singers October 1961 Covered by (22 artists)
Walk On In Carole King Merry Clayton October 1971 Covered by (7 artists)
Wasn't Born to Follow Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Byrds January 3, 1968 Covered by (14 artists)
Wasn't It You Carole King, Gerry Goffin Petula Clark 1966 Covered by (8 artists)
Way Over Yonder Carole King Carole King February 10, 1971 Covered by (18 artists)
We Are All in This Together Carole King, David Palmer [US] Carole King July 18, 1974 Covered by Roger Troy
What Am I Gonna Do Carole King, Toni Stern Smith May 1970 Covered by (13 artists)
What a Sweet Thing That Was Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Shirelles May 1961 Covered by (2 artists)
When My Little Girl Is Smiling Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Drifters [US] January 1962 Covered by (41 artists)
Where Does Love Go Carole King, Gerry Goffin Freddie Scott November 1963 Covered by The Dynamics with Jimmy Hanna
Where Do I Go Carole King, Gerry Goffin Little Eva September 1962 Covered by Sylvie Vartan
Where You Lead Carole King, Toni Stern Carole King February 10, 1971 Covered by (26 artists)
Why Are You Leaving Carole King, Toni Stern The City December 18, 1968 Covered by (2 artists)
Will You Love Me Tomorrow Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Shirelles November 1960 Covered by (330 artists)
Wrap Around Joy Carole King, David Palmer [US] Carole King July 18, 1974 Covered by Candye Kane
You Bet I Would Carole King, Artie Kaplan The Ronettes March 1962 Covered by (2 artists)
(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman Carole King, Gerry Goffin, Jerry Wexler Aretha Franklin September 7, 1967 Covered by (160 artists)
You're Just What I Was Looking for Today Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Everly Brothers 1980 Covered by (5 artists)
You're My Girl Carole King, Gerry Goffin The Tokens October 1964 Covered by (3 artists)
You're My Inspiration Carole King, Gerry Goffin Big Dee Irwin October 1963 Covered by The Mad Lads
Yours Until Tomorrow Carole King, Gerry Goffin Carole King April 23, 2012 Covered by (20 artists)
You've Been Around Too Long Carole King Carole King May 2, 1973 Covered by (2 artists)
You've Got a Friend Carole King Carole King February 10, 1971 Covered by (334 artists)

Adapted songs