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Paul Kelly

Paul Kelly
Born: Jun 19, 1940 in Miami, FL
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Genre: R&B, Blues
Biography: Miami soul singer/composer Paul Kelly was a consistent '70s R&B artist whose songs distinguished the repertoire of many southern soul singers. After recording for Buddy Killen's Dial label in 1965, Kelly debuted on the R&B charts with "Stealing in the Name of the Lord" in 1970 for Happy Tiger Records. ...Read full biography
Dirt
Released: 1972
Label: Water Music Records
Critics' Rating:
Paul Kelly's Dirt was a solid but somewhat average LP by this journeyman soul singer, including his 1970 Top 50 single "Stealin' in the Name of the Lord." Put simply, the album is too similar in some respects ...Read full review
Stand on the Positive Side
Released: 1977
Label: Warner Bros.
Critics' Rating:
Paul Kelly's singing has a folksy, dirt-floor quality that purists admire. Like liver, however, he's not for everybody. Warner Brothers tries to mainstream the Miami-born singer on the awful Joe Tex rip ...Read full review
More Paul Kelly albums: Main Albums (6), Compilations (3)