View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of "Street Busker" on Discogs. Donald Eric Partridge (27 October – 21 September ) was an English singer and songwriter, known as the "king of the buskers". DON PARTRIDGE STREET BUSKER Label: CAPITOL RECORDS Format: 33 rpm 12" LP stereo. Country: United States Vinyl Condition: VG+ Cover Condition: VG. One-man-band street performer Don Partridge had a string of top 10 hits in the s and s, including Rosie and Blue Eyes and was signed. According to the Oxford dictionary, the definition of busking is, “to play music or otherwise perform for voluntary donations in the street or subway”. Street entertainment is now a regular feature of city life, but in the s it was primarily buskers, and not too many of them, either. Don Partridge, the self-styled King of the Buskers, has died of a suspected heart attack aged Partridge performed as a one-man band and. DON PARTRIDGE. Catalog #: ST Year Released: Vinyl Condition: VG+. Format: 33 rpm 12" LP stereo. LP Quantity: 1. Cover Condition: VG. , Bournemouth, Dorset, England. Self-styled 'King of the Street Singers', Partridge was discovered busking in London's Berwick Street market by former. Donald Eric Partridge, 'King of the Buskers', was born in Bournemouth on October 27 He was taught to play guitar by his father, one uncle played the piano.