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Eddie Floyd

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Born Jun 25, 1937

Eddie Lee Floyd is an American soul/R&B singer and songwriter, best known for his work on the Stax record label in the 1960s and 1970s and the song "Knock on Wood".

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Timeline

Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Eddie Floyd.

CHILDHOOD

1937 Birth Born on June 25, 1937.

TWENTIES

1965 28 Years Old Floyd signed on with the Memphis based Stax Records as a songwriter in 1965. … Read More
1966 29 Years Old In 1966, Floyd recorded a song intended for Otis Redding. … Read More

FORTIES

1980 43 Years Old …  Floyd, in 1980, also released material on the UK record label I-Spy Records owned and created by the UK band Secret Affair.

LATE ADULTHOOD

1998 61 Years Old He joined old Stax collaborators Cropper and Dunn, and fronted The Blues Brothers Band on a series of world tours, and in 1998, Floyd and former Falcon Wilson Pickett appeared on screen dueting on "634-5789" in Blues Brothers 2000. … Read More
2008 71 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2008, Floyd returned to Stax Records which is now owned by Concord Music Group.
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