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Al Kooper (born Alan Peter Kuperschmidt February 5, 1944, Brooklyn, New York) is an American songwriter, producer and musician, probably best known for organizing the group Blood, Sweat & Tears, though he didn't stay with the group long enough to share its popularity. His first musical success was as a 14-year-old guitarist in the Royal Teens, best known for their novelty blues riff, "Short Shorts". In 1960, he joined the song-writing team of Bob Brass and Irwin Levine, who wrote the hit, "This Diamond Ring", for Gary Lewis and The Playboys. When he was 21, he moved to Greenwich Village.
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Top SongsTotal plays on Last.fm over the last 6 months
- Jolie - (3:41) - 607 plays
- I Stand Alone - (3:41) - 380 plays
- LyricsWell, I ride on a mail train, baby
Can't buy a thrill
I've been up all night, baby
Leanin' on the window sill
If I die
- LyricsWhen I look outside my window
What do I see?
And when I look outside my window
So many different people to be, yeah
That it's strange, so strange
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