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Claydes Smith

Claydes Smith
Real name
Claydes Charles Eugene Jay Smith
Born
September 6, 1948
Died
June 20, 2006
Country
United States
IPI
00052168001
00063461781
00063461879
Comments
Guitarist, songwriter
Member of
Kool & The Gang

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Songs written by Claydes Smith

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
Caribbean Festival Robert "Kool" Bell, Robert Mickens, George Brown [US1], Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell, Ricky West, Dennis Thomas Kool & The Gang 1975 Covered by Saturday Night Live Band
Celebration Robert "Kool" Bell, Robert Mickens, George Brown [US1], Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell, Eumir Deodato, J.T. Taylor, Earl Toon, Dennis Thomas Kool & The Gang 1980 Covered by (37 artists)
Cherish Robert "Kool" Bell, Robert Mickens, George Brown [US1], Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell, J.T. Taylor, Curtis Williams, Sennie Martin, Michael Ray [US1], Ricky West, Clifford Adams [US], Dennis Thomas Kool & The Gang 1984 Covered by (16 artists)
Cosmic Energy Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell Kool & The Gang 1975
Electric Frog Pt. 1 Robert "Kool" Bell, Robert Mickens, George Brown [US1], Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell, Ricky West, Dennis Thomas Kool & The Gang July 1972
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
Funky Stuff Robert "Kool" Bell, Robert Mickens, George Brown [US1], Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell, Ricky West, Dennis Thomas Kool & The Gang September 1973 Covered by (5 artists)
Get Down on It Robert "Kool" Bell, Robert Mickens, George Brown [US1], Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell, Eumir Deodato, J.T. Taylor Kool & The Gang 1981 Covered by (13 artists)
Give It Up Robert "Kool" Bell, Robert Mickens, George Brown [US1], Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell, Gene Redd Jr., Ricky West, Dennis Thomas, Woody Sparrow Kool & The Gang 1969 Covered by Supercharge
Good Times Robert "Kool" Bell, Robert Mickens, George Brown [US1], Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell, Ricky West, Dennis Thomas Kool & The Gang November 1972
Heaven at Once Robert "Kool" Bell, Donald Boyce, Robert Mickens, George Brown [US1], Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell, Ricky West, Dennis Thomas Kool & The Gang September 1973
Hi De Hi, Hi De Ho Robert "Kool" Bell, Robert Mickens, George Brown [US1], Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell, J.T. Taylor, Curtis Williams, Michael Ray [US1], Clifford Adams [US] Kool & The Gang 1982 Covered by Mirage [GB2]
Hollywood Swinging Robert "Kool" Bell, Donald Boyce, Robert Mickens, George Brown [US1], Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell, Ricky West, Dennis Thomas Kool & The Gang September 1973 Covered by (4 artists)
In the Heart Robert "Kool" Bell, Robert Mickens, George Brown [US1], Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell, J.T. Taylor, Curtis Williams, Michael Ray [US1], Clifford Adams [US], Jim Bonnefond, Dennis Thomas Kool & The Gang 1983 Covered by (2 artists)
Joanna Robert "Kool" Bell, George Brown [US1], Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell, J.T. Taylor, Curtis Williams, Clifford Adams [US], Jim Bonnefond Kool & The Gang October 1983 Covered by (5 artists)
Jones vs Jones Robert "Kool" Bell, Robert Mickens, George Brown [US1], Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell, Eumir Deodato, J.T. Taylor, Earl Toon, Dennis Thomas Kool and The Gang 1980 Covered by (2 artists)
Jungle Boogie Robert "Kool" Bell, Donald Boyce, Robert Mickens, George Brown [US1], Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell, Ricky West, Dennis Thomas Kool & The Gang September 1973 Covered by (8 artists)
Jungle Jazz Robert "Kool" Bell, Donald Boyce, Robert Mickens, George Brown [US1], Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell, Ricky West, Dennis Thomas Kool & The Gang 1975
Kool & The Gang Robert "Kool" Bell, Robert Mickens, George Brown [US1], Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell, Woodrow Sparrow, Ricky West, Dennis Thomas Kool & The Gang 1969 Covered by (2 artists)
Ladies' Night Robert "Kool" Bell, George Brown [US1], Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell, J.T. Taylor, Earl Toon, Meekaaeel Muhammed, Dennis Thomas Kool & The Gang 1979 Covered by (19 artists)
Let's Go Dancin' (Ooh La La La) Robert "Kool" Bell, Robert Mickens, George Brown [US1], Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell, Eumir Deodato, J.T. Taylor, Curtis Williams, Michael Ray [US1], Ricky West, Clifford Adams [US], Amir Bayyan, Dennis Thomas Kool & The Gang 1982 Covered by (3 artists)
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)
Life Is What You Make It Robert "Kool" Bell, Robert Mickens, George Brown [US1], Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell, Ricky West, Dennis Thomas Kool & The Gang September 1973
Misled Robert "Kool" Bell, George Brown [US1], Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell, J.T. Taylor, Curtis Williams, Jim Bonnefond Kool & The Gang 1984 Covered by Kool & The Gang feat. Tony Hadley
Music Is the Message Robert "Kool" Bell, Robert Mickens, George Brown [US1], Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell, Ricky West, Dennis Thomas Kool & The Gang July 1972
No Show Robert "Kool" Bell, Robert Mickens, George Brown [US1], Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell, Eumir Deodato, J.T. Taylor Kool & The Gang 1981 Covered by Kool & The Gang featuring Blackstreet
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
Open Sesame Robert "Kool" Bell, George Brown [US1], Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell, Dennis Thomas Kool & The Gang 1976 Covered by (2 artists)
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
Rated X Robert "Kool" Bell, Robert Mickens, George Brown [US1], Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell, Ricky West, Dennis Thomas Kool & The Gang November 1972
Soul Vibrations Robert "Kool" Bell, Robert Mickens, George Brown [US1], Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell, Ricky West, Dennis Thomas Kool & The Gang July 1972
Sport Jalaluddin Mansur Nuriddin, Robert "Kool" Bell, Robert Mickens, George Brown [US1], Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell, Ricky West, Dennis Thomas Lightnin' Rod July 24, 1973
Steppin' Out Robert "Kool" Bell, Robert Mickens, George Brown [US1], Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell, J.T. Taylor, Ricky West, Dennis Thomas Kool & The Gang 1981 Covered by (4 artists)
Straight Ahead Robert "Kool" Bell, George Brown [US1], Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell, J.T. Taylor, Curtis Williams, Michael Ray [US1], Clifford Adams [US], Jim Bonnefond, Dennis Thomas Kool & The Gang 1983 Covered by (2 artists)
Summer Madness Robert "Kool" Bell, Robert Mickens, George Brown [US1], Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell, Alton Taylor, Ricky West, Dennis Thomas Kool & The Gang 1974 Covered by (4 artists)
Take it to the Top Robert "Kool" Bell, Robert Mickens, George Brown [US1], Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell, Eumir Deodato, J.T. Taylor, Earl Toon, Dennis Thomas Kool & The Gang 1980 Covered by Mirage [GB2]
Take My Heart (You Can Have It If You Want It) Robert "Kool" Bell, George Brown [US1], Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell, Eumir Deodato, J.T. Taylor Kool & The Gang 1981 Covered by (3 artists)
Tonight Robert "Kool" Bell, George Brown [US1], Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell, J.T. Taylor, Curtis Williams, Michael Ray [US1], Clifford Adams [US], Jim Bonnefond Kool & The Gang 1983 Covered by (3 artists)
Too Hot Robert "Kool" Bell, Robert Mickens, George Brown [US1], Claydes Smith, Ronald Bell, Ricky West, Dennis Thomas Kool & The Gang 1979 Covered by (9 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)