Known for his strike songs “The stand by position Me personally,” “This Magic Instant,” and his ballad “Spanish Harlem,” amongst others. He founded the THE STAND BY POSITION Me Foundation. Given birth to Benjamin Earl Nelson, he utilized to sing in chapel choirs as a kid. He was raised in Harlem. His track “The stand by position Me” was included in Timon and Pumba inside a Disney Sing-a-Long video. He wedded his wife Betty in 1964 plus they later on welcomed three kids. He also experienced six grandchildren. He sang with Prince Royce in the 2010 Latin Grammys.