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Ashford & Simpson artist popular songs

Ashford & Simpson was a married soul and dance music duo. Ashford & Simpson hit the chart with 1985 number 6 song Solid, which was a top 20 one hit wonder. However, Ashford & Simpson had a long career with a string of popular songs as shown on this list. Early recordings were done as by Valerie & Nick, and Nick Ashford and Valerie Simpson each had a few solo songs, as shown on this list. Also, sometimes, the duo was listed as Ashford And Simpson. This is not shown below.
Ashford & Simpson were a top songwriting duo for major artists like Ray Charles, Marvin Gaye, Chaka Khan, Gladys Knight, Diana Ross, and many more.


Popular Tune Timeline for Ashford & Simpson


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  1 I'll Find You   May 1964  
  Valerie & Nick  
    YouTube    

  2 Don't You Feel Sorry   1964  
  Valerie & Nick  
    YouTube    

  3 It Ain't Like That   1964  
  Valerie & Nick  
    YouTube    

  4 I Don't Need No Doctor   Dec 1966  
  Nick Ashford  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  5 When I Feel The Need   Mar 1967  
  Nick Ashford  
    YouTube    

  6 California Soul   Sep 1968  
  Nick Ashford  
    YouTube    

  7 Dead End Kids   May 1970  
  Nick Ashford  
    YouTube    

  8 Can't It Wait Until Tomorrow   Dec 1972  
  Valerie Simpson  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  9 Silly Wasn't I   Feb 1973  
  Valerie Simpson  
    YouTube    

  10 (I'd Know You) Anywhere   Feb 1974  
  Ashford & Simpson  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  11 Have You Ever Tried It   Apr 1974  
  Ashford & Simpson  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  12 Main Line   Jul 1974  
  Ashford & Simpson  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  13 Everybody's Got To Give It Up   Oct 1974  
  Ashford & Simpson  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  14 Bend Me   Mar 1975  
  Ashford & Simpson  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  15 It'll Come, It'll Come, It'll Come   Mar 1976  
  Ashford & Simpson  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  16 One More Try   May 1976  
  Ashford & Simpson  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  17 Somebody Told A Lie   Jul 1976  
  Ashford & Simpson  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  18 Tried, Tested And Found True   Dec 1976  
  Ashford & Simpson  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  19 So So Satisfied   Apr 1977  
  Ashford & Simpson  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  20 Over And Over   Apr 1977  
  Ashford & Simpson  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  21 Send It   Nov 1977  
  Ashford & Simpson  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  22 Don't Cost You Nothing   Apr 1978  
  Ashford & Simpson  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  23 By Way Of Love's Express   Jul 1978  
  Ashford & Simpson  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  24 It Seems To Hang On   Dec 1978  
  Ashford & Simpson  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  25 Is It Still Good To Ya   Jan 1979  
  Ashford & Simpson  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  26 Flashback   Apr 1979  
  Ashford & Simpson  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  27 Found A Cure   Oct 1979  
  Ashford & Simpson  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  28 Nobody Knows   Dec 1979  
  Ashford & Simpson  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  29 Love Don't Make It Right   Aug 1980  
  Ashford & Simpson  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  30 Happy Endings   Dec 1980  
  Ashford & Simpson  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  31 Get Out Your Handkerchief   Feb 1981  
  Ashford & Simpson  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  32 It Shows In The Eyes   Oct 1981  
  Ashford & Simpson  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  33 Street Corner   Jul 1982  
  Ashford & Simpson  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  34 Love It Away   Sep 1982  
  Ashford & Simpson  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  35 High-Rise   Aug 1983  
  Ashford & Simpson  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  36 It's Much Deeper   Nov 1983  
  Ashford & Simpson  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  37 I'm Not That Tough   Feb 1984  
  Ashford & Simpson  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  38 Solid 6   Feb 1985  
  Ashford & Simpson  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  39 Outta The World   Feb 1985  
  Ashford & Simpson  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  40 Babies   Apr 1985  
  Ashford & Simpson  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  41 Count Your Blessings   Oct 1986  
  Ashford & Simpson  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  42 Nobody Walks In L.A.   Dec 1986  
  Ashford & Simpson  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  43 I'll Be There For You   Mar 1989  
  Ashford & Simpson  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  44 Hungry For Me Again   Apr 1990  
  Ashford & Simpson  
    YouTube    

  45 Been Found   Nov 1996  
  Ashford & Simpson With Maya Angelou  
    YouTube    

  46 What If   Jun 1997  
  Ashford & Simpson With Maya Angelou  
    YouTube    

  47 I'm Every Woman   2008  
  Ashford & Simpson  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  48 Solid (As Barack)   Jan 2009  
  Ashford & Simpson  
    YouTube download at Amazon  


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