Bruce covered the song 4 times, all in 1974 during the ‘ wild, the innocent & the E street Shuffle tour. It was three times played at a row.
One show, with Springsteen & The E Street Band closing the show (although billed second).
One show, held in the intimate Memorial Chapel Concert Hall as part of the school’s Homecoming Weekend, double bill, with Springsteen & The E Street Band headlining.
1974-10-20 - DINING HALL, DICKINSON COLLEGE, CARLISLE, PA
One show, double billing, with Springsteen & The E Street Band headlining and local country-rock band Hange Range opening with a 45-minute set
1974-11-01 - TOWER THEATER, UPPER DARBY, PHILADELPHIA, PA
One show, with Springsteen & The E Street Band the sole act on the bill. Last knowing performance of "Spanish Harlem," likely replaced by Bob Dylan's "I Want You" the next night. Because it was only played and captured on tape but a few times (and never as a soundboard or FM), Springsteen's cover of Ben E. King's "Spanish Harlem" has not gotten its due. Suki Lahav playing the violin on the song.