This 45 is Joe Tex his second solo release.
Before that he was part of the vocal group called the Sunbeams during early '55.
He made his first solo recording in that same year. (King 4840 - Come In This House / Davy, You Upset My Home '55)
Joe was born as Joseph Arrington Jr. in 1933, he died of heart attack in 1982. In 1972 he changed his name to Yusuf Hazziez.