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Jewel Akens

Jewel Akens
Real name
Jewel Eugene Akens
Born
September 12, 1940
Died
March 1, 2013
Country
United States
IPI
00000344842
Comments
Pop singer and producer from Houston, Texas.
Member of
The Four Dots Vocalist
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Originals

Title Performer Release date Covered by
February 1960 Kim & The Hurmio
January 1965 (27 artists)

Covers by Jewel Akens

Title Performer Release date Originally by
April 1965 Joanie Sommers with The Bobby Troup Sextet
October 1958 Otis Williams and His Charms
April 1965 Roger Miller [US1]
1967 Bobby Day and The Satellites
April 1965 The Clovers
April 1965 Kyu Sakamoto, The Andrews Sisters

Songs written by Jewel Akens

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Original date Covered by
Opportunity Jewel Akens, Eddie Daniels Jewel and Eddie February 1960 Covered by Kim & The Hurmio

Releases

Albums

Title Performer Release date Label
The Birds and the Bees Jewel Akens April 1965 ERA Records

Singles

Title Performer Release date Label
Born a Loser Jewel Akens Arranged and Conducted by Shorty Rogers 1967 Colgems
Don't Wake Up the Kids The Four Dots - Featuring Jerry Stone and Jewel Akins October 1958 Freedom [3]
Opportunity Jewel and Eddie February 1960 Silver
The Birds and the Bees Jewel Akens January 1965 ERA Records

Reported errors

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#44783 flip 2013-03-06 11:10:12 UTC processed 2013-03-06 12:09:09 UTC by walt