Carlton George Douglas (born 10 May 1942), also known by his stage name Carl Douglas, is a Jamaican recording artist. Douglas rose to prominence after releasing his single "Kung Fu Fighting".
Douglas' career was based in the United Kingdom, where his single "Kung Fu Fighting" ranked number one in both the U.K. Singles Chart and the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 in 1974. The single sold 11 million copies worldwide, making it one of the best-selling singles of all time. The single was later certified gold by the RIAA on 27 November 1974.
The single, which is an homage to martial arts films, has overshadowed the rest of Douglas' career; resulting in his appearance on cover versions of the single. In the United States, Douglas was considered a "one-hit wonder" since he was only knownЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Kung Fu Fighting [альбом]
- Dance the Kung Fu [1974, сингл]
- Kung Fu Fighting [1974, сингл]
- Kung Fu Fighting and other Great Love Songs [1974, альбом]
- Keep Pleasing Me [1978, альбом]
- Kung Fu Fighting - The Best of Carl Douglas [1994, альбом]
- Kung Fu Fighting [1997, альбом]
- Kung Fu Fighting [сборник]
- Kung Fu Fighting [17.08.2004, ремикс]
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