Ben E. King Remembered by Adam Levine, Chuck D, Carole King & More

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Ben E. King photographed on Aug. 14, 1974.

When Ben E. King died at age 76, he left behind a catalog of hits -- most notably "Stand By Me" -- and also legions of fans. Many of his celebrity admirers took to social media on Friday (May 1) to pay tribute to the soulful singer.

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Read those tributes below: