Gene McDaniels –  “A Hundred Pounds Of Clay” 

18 Feb

​”A Hundred Pounds Of Clay” is a song written by Kay Rogers, Luther Dixon, and Bob Elgin and performed by Gene McDaniels. The song reached #3 on the Billboard chart and #11 on the R&B chart in 1961.[1] The song appeared on his 1961 album 100 Lbs. Of Clay![2]
The song was produced by Snuff Garrett.[3] Earl Palmer played drums on the song.[4]


Posted by on February 18, 2017 in 1950s, classic music, nostalgic


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2 responses to “Gene McDaniels –  “A Hundred Pounds Of Clay” 

  1. dancingpalmtrees

    February 17, 2017 at 3:46 pm

    Reblogged this on Espiritu en Fuego/A Fiery Spirit and commented:
    Another Oldie but Goodie that was a Favorite of my Mom’s and is one of my Favorites also. Though I have not weighed 100 lbs in quite some time!! LOL!!

    Liked by 1 person

  2. America On Coffee

    February 17, 2017 at 4:18 pm

    YES, it is a nice, memorable song … :True to say, NO ozone or plastic indicators in lyric. :)



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