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Doo-wop (14,688 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article

Doo-wop (also spelled doowop and doo wop) is a genre of rhythm and blues music that originated among African-American youth in the 1940s, mainly in the
'50s progression (1,210 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
known as the "Heart and Soul" chords, the "Stand by Me" changes, the doo-wop progression: 204  and the "ice cream changes") is a chord progression and
Doo Wop (That Thing) (2,365 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
"Doo Wop (That Thing)" is the debut solo single from American recording artist Lauryn Hill. The song is the lead single from her debut album, The Miseducation
Tutti Frutti (song) (2,356 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
first major hit record. With its energetic refrain, often transcribed as "A-wop-bop-a-loo-mop-a-lop-bam-boom!" (a verbal rendition of a drum pattern that
Pop rock (929 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
beat, arrangements, and original style of rock and roll (and sometimes doo-wop). It may be viewed as a distinct genre field rather than music that overlaps
1017 Records (1,434 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Distribution. Artists signed to 1017 Eskimo included Hoodrich Pablo Juan and Lil Wop. In 2020, Gucci rebranded his label as 1017 Global Music, LLC, and partnered
Cruising with Ruben & the Jets (1,641 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
concept album, influenced by 1950s doo wop and rock and roll. The album's concept deals with a fictitious Chicano doo wop band called Ruben & the Jets, represented
Blue Moon (1934 song) (1,947 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
In 1961, "Blue Moon" became an international number-one hit for the doo-wop group The Marcels, on the Billboard 100 chart and in the UK Singles Chart
The Coasters (1,456 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
outside of mainstream doo-wop, their records were so frequently imitated that they became an important part of the doo-wop legacy through the 1960s. The
Vocal harmony (820 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
well as horror punk (which cites influence from both heavy metal and doo-wop). While some bands use backup singers who only sing when they are on stage
Meghan Trainor (10,042 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
influenced by the popular music of the 1950s, and blends the genres pop, R&B, doo-wop and blue-eyed soul. Outside of the music industry, she has had voice roles
Googie architecture (3,526 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lautner. Similar architectural styles are also referred to as Populuxe or Doo Wop. Features of Googie include upswept roofs, curvaceous, geometric shapes,
The Tokens (1,467 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Tokens were an American male doo-wop-style vocal group and record production company group from Brooklyn, New York. They are known best for their
16 Candles (song) (135 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Candles" Single by The Crests B-side "Beside You" Released October 1958 (US) Genre Doo-wop Label Coed Songwriter(s) Luther Dixon and Allyson R. Khent
The Parliaments (907 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Parliaments were an American doo-wop quintet from Plainfield, New Jersey, United States, formed in the back room of a barbershop in the mid 1950s
Silhouettes (The Rays song) (830 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
"Silhouettes" is a song made famous by the doo-wop group the Rays in 1957. A competing version by the Diamonds was also successful. In 1965 it was a number
The Longest Time (365 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"The Longest Time" is a doo-wop song by Billy Joel, released in 1984 as the fourth single from the 1983 album An Innocent Man. Following the theme of
Wop May (2,456 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Wilfrid Reid "Wop" May, OBE, DFC (March 20, 1896 – June 21, 1952) was a Canadian flying ace in the First World War and a leading post-war aviator. He
Since I Don't Have You (820 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lennie Martin, and Wally Lester. It was first a 1958 hit single for the doo-wop group the Skyliners on the Billboard Hot 100. Country music singer Ronnie
Greasy Love Songs (115 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Compilation album by Frank Zappa Released April 4, 2010 Recorded 1962 -1969 Genre Doo-wop Length 68:26 Label Zappa Producer Frank Zappa Frank Zappa chronology
The Teenagers (751 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Teenagers are an American doo wop group, most noted for being one of rock music's earliest successes, presented to international audiences by DJ Alan
The Marquees (632 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Marquees were an American doo-wop group formed in Washington, D.C., United States, in 1957. Evolving from the former group the Rainbows, the Marquees
Anti-Italianism (4,539 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
running in 1938 in the British comic The Beano, was entitled "Musso the Wop". The strip featured Mussolini as an arrogant buffoon. Wigs on the Green
Maurice Williams and the Zodiacs (968 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Maurice Williams and the Zodiacs were an American doo-wop/R&B vocal group in the late 1950s and early 1960s. Originally the (Royal) Charms, the band changed
Bad Girl (The Miracles song) (608 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
"Bad Girl" is a 1959 doo-wop single by The Miracles. Issued locally on the Motown Records label, it was licensed to and issued nationally by Chess Records
Bigger and Deffer (424 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Creator Go", which paid homage to his DJ. Other tracks like “Kanday”, “The Do Wop”, “My Rhyme Ain’t Done”, “The Breakthrough”, and “The Bristol Hotel” were
The Impressions (2,574 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
American music group originally formed in 1958. Their repertoire includes doo-wop, gospel, soul, and R&B. The group was founded as the Roosters by Chattanooga
The Isley Brothers (3,317 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Thing" on their own label, T-Neck Records. Influenced by gospel and doo-wop music, the group began experimenting with different musical styles incorporating
Sh-Boom (1,113 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"Sh-Boom" (sometimes referred to as "Life Could Be a Dream") is an early doo-wop song by the R&B vocal group The Chords. It was written by James Keyes, Claude
This Boy (927 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
specifically his song "I've Been Good To You", which has similar circular doo-wop chord changes, melody and arrangement. The tune and arrangement also draws
The Flamingos (1,941 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Flamingos are an American doo-wop group formed in Chicago in 1953. The band became popular in mid-to-late 1950s and are known for their 1959 cover
Barbara Ann (922 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
B-side "I'm So Lonely" Released 1961 (1961) Recorded 1958 (1958) Genre Doo-wop pop Length 2:15 Label Gee 1065 Songwriter(s) Fred Fassert Producer(s) Louis
Runaround Sue (1,127 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"Runaround Sue" is a rock and roll song, in a modified doo-wop style, originally a US No. 1 hit for the singer Dion during 1961 after he split with the
Droptopwop (763 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Top Wop" Album". HipHopDX. Archived from the original on May 24, 2017. Retrieved May 26, 2017. "Hear Gucci Mane and Metro Boomin's 'Drop Top Wop' Mixtape"
Cliche Love Song (354 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Song" Single by Basim Released 7 March 2014 Recorded 2013 Genre Pop doo-wop Length 3:01 Label GL Music Songwriter(s) Basim Lasse Lindorff Kim Nowak-Zorde
Tony Blair (song) (173 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
attack on then British Prime Minister Tony Blair, performed in a 1950s doo-wop style. The lyrics read like a heartbroken letter to an ex lover, who had
Sha Na Na (3,756 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sha Na Na is an American rock and roll doo-wop group. Formed in 1969, but performing a song-and-dance repertoire based on 1950s hit songs, Sha Na Na has
Trippie Redd (2,964 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
moved to Atlanta, where he met rapper Lil Wop and was eventually offered a deal with a record label. Lil Wop helped White get started with a professional
The Marcels (1,284 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Marcels was an American doo-wop group known for turning popular music songs into rock and roll. The group formed in 1959 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Ben E. King (2,319 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Four B's, a doo-wop group that occasionally performed at the Apollo. In 1958, King (still using his birth name) joined a doo-wop group called the Five
The Shirelles (3,068 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
for national broadcast and charted at #50. The song was influenced by doo-wop, but infused with pop melodies. Tiara Records, along with the Shirelles'
Dion DiMucci (4,765 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
American singer and songwriter whose music has incorporated elements of doo-wop, rock, R&B and blues. Initially as lead singer of Dion and the Belmonts,
In the Still of the Night (The Five Satins song) (1,391 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
considerable airplay over the years and is notable as one of the best known doo-wop songs, recorded by artists such as Boyz II Men and Debbie Gibson. It is heard
Tears on My Pillow (1,129 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"Tears on My Pillow" is a doo-wop song written by Sylvester Bradford and Al Lewis in 1958. The composition was first recorded by Little Anthony and the
Boys Like You (Who Is Fancy song) (1,750 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
digital download and streaming as a single on November 23, 2015. The doo-wop and pop song has a beachy vibe and lyrics about Who Is Fancy, Trainor and
Superpower (song) (3,198 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
who also served as its producer. "Superpower" is a slow-tempo R&B and doo-wop ballad which features both singers singing with a low vocal register over
The Dells (1,644 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Terence McArdle (June 4, 2013). "Marvin Junior, founding member of doo-wop group Dells, dies at 77". Chicago Tribune. Retrieved April 8, 2015. "the
The Shells (217 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Shells were an American doo wop ensemble formed in Brooklyn, New York, United States, in 1957. The group scored a US pop hit in 1957 with the song
Lil' Kleine (1,022 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
to produce the number one single "Drank & Drugs" and the number one album WOP!. Scholten was born on 15 October 1994 in the Nieuwmarkt district of Amsterdam
Lil' Kleine (1,022 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
to produce the number one single "Drank & Drugs" and the number one album WOP!. Scholten was born on 15 October 1994 in the Nieuwmarkt district of Amsterdam
The Chordettes (1,286 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the group included "Eddie My Love" (U.S. #14) (a cover of a song by doo-wop group The Teen Queens), "Born to Be With You" (U.S. #5), "Lay Down Your Arms"
Gee (The Crows song) (1,065 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
credited as the first rock and roll hit by a rock and roll group. It is a doo-wop song, written by William Davis and Viola Watkins, and recorded by the Crows
The Clovers (3,217 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Clovers are an American rhythm and blues/doo-wop vocal group who became one of the biggest selling acts of the 1950s. They had a top 30 US hit in
The Drifters (4,836 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Drifters are an American doo-wop and R&B/soul vocal group. They were originally formed as a backing group for Clyde McPhatter, formerly the lead tenor
Quintet (841 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A quintet is a group containing five members. It is commonly associated with musical groups, such as a string quintet, or a group of five singers, but
Jackie Wilson (5,344 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
scored over 50 chart singles spanning the genres of R&B, pop, soul, doo-wop and easy listening, including 16 R&B Top 10 hits, in which six R&B of the
Little Anthony and the Imperials (3,467 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
subsequently replaced by Sammy Strain. The group was one of the very few doo-wop groups to enjoy sustained success on the R&B and pop charts throughout the
Woptober II (660 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
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Earth Angel (3,224 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
referred to as "Earth Angel (Will You Be Mine)", is a song by American doo-wop group the Penguins. Produced by Dootsie Williams, it was released as their
Bobby Nunn (doo-wop musician) (791 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
#1115) (2006) Rhythm And Blues Christmas (Ace #1128) (2006) From The Doo Wop Vaults Of Titan Records (TRCD #1700) Steve Propes, & Galen Gart (2001). L
The Penguins (1,284 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Penguins were an American doo-wop group of the 1950s and early 1960s, best remembered for their only Top 40 hit, "Earth Angel", which was one of the
Four Deuces (507 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
/ "The Goose is Gone" (1956) "Yellow Shoes" / "Pretty Polly" (1959) Doo-Wop JCMarion (2005). "The Four Deuces Remembered". Home.earthlink.net. Retrieved
Denise (song) (1,154 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
ten hit on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, when recorded by the American doo-wop group Randy & the Rainbows. A cover version by the American new wave group
Memories of El Monte (1,208 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"Memories of El Monte" is a doo-wop metasong released in 1963 by the Penguins featuring Cleve Duncan. It was written by Frank Zappa and Ray Collins before
Therapy (Mary J. Blige song) (659 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Napes. "Therapy" is an uptempo pop song with strong influences from doo-wop and rhythm and blues. The song was released as album's lead single on September
The Crests (2,415 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Crests were an American doo-wop group, formed by bass vocalist J.T. Carter in the mid 1950s. The group had several Top 40 hits in the late 1950s and
Breaking Up Is Hard to Do (1,125 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
B-side "As Long as I Live" Released June 1962 Genre Brill Building, doo-wop Length 2:18 Label RCA Victor Songwriter(s) Neil Sedaka, Howard Greenfield
Horror punk (450 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
gothic rock sound while horror punk leans towards a 1950s-influenced doo-wop and rockabilly sound. Horror punk music is typically more aggressive and
The Skyliners (1,234 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Skyliners are an American doo-wop group from Pittsburgh. The original lineup was: Jimmy Beaumont (lead), Janet Vogel (soprano), Wally Lester (tenor)
The Spaniels (568 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Spaniels were an American R&B and doo-wop group, best known for the hit "Goodnite, Sweetheart, Goodnite". They have been called the first successful
The Cadillacs (845 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Cadillacs were an American rock and roll and doo-wop group from Harlem, New York, active from 1953 to 1962. The group was noted for their 1955 hit
Danny & the Juniors (950 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Danny & the Juniors are an American doo-wop and rock and roll vocal group from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania originally consisting of Danny Rapp, Dave White
It's Too Late (Carole King song) (1,401 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
"It's Too Late" is a song from Carole King's 1971 album Tapestry. Toni Stern wrote the lyrics and King wrote the music. It was released as a single in
Private Show (Britney Spears song) (2,537 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
single from the album on August 4, 2016. "Private Show" is an R&B and doo-wop song, having "staccato-like rhythm", "snaps, claps and other percussive flares"
The Lion Sleeps Tonight (2,806 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
United States as adapted in English with the best-known version by the doo-wop group the Tokens. It went on to earn millions in royalties from cover versions
Who Put the Bomp (in the Bomp, Bomp, Bomp) (1,061 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
"Who Put the Bomp (in the Bomp, Bomp, Bomp)" is a doo-wop style novelty song from 1961 co-written (with Gerry Goffin) and recorded by Barry Mann. It was
The Orioles (1,627 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
earliest such vocal groups who established the basic pattern for the doo-wop sound. The Orioles are generally acknowledged as R&B's first vocal group
World of Padman (405 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
World of Padman (WoP) is an open-source first-person shooter video game by German developer Padworld Entertainment available in both English and German
The Silhouettes (438 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
American doo wop/R&B group, whose single "Get a Job" was a number 1 hit on the Billboard R&B singles chart and pop singles chart in 1958. The doo-wop revival
The Crows (540 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
rhythm-and-blues charts in 1954. Although Gee fell into the Doo Wop genre, and "was the first 1950s doo-wop record to sell over one million records" in that genre
Huey Lewis and the News (3,086 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
cover album in 1994 called Four Chords & Several Years Ago, featuring doo-wop and rock songs from the 1950s and 1960s. The album charted on the Billboard
The Five Satins (1,284 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Five Satins are an American doo-wop group, best known for their 1956 million-selling song, "In the Still of the Night." They were formed in 1954 and
The Regents (doo-wop band) (770 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Regents were an American doo-wop vocal group from New York, operating in the late 1950s and early 1960s. They are best known for recording the hit
Labelle (3,304 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
LaBelle and the Bluebelles, the group found success with ballads in the doo-wop genre, most notably "Down the Aisle (The Wedding Song)", "You'll Never Walk
In My Room (1,127 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Your School" Released October 28, 1963 Recorded July 16, 1963 Genre Doo-wop pop Length 2:11 Label Capitol Songwriter(s) Brian Wilson Gary Usher Producer(s)
Heart and Soul (Frank Loesser and Hoagy Carmichael song) (1,558 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
progression, often referred to as the "50s progression", was employed in the doo-wop hits of the 1950s and 1960s. In 1938, it was performed by Larry Clinton and
The Brooklyn Bridge (band) (1,786 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Bridge was featured in one of PBS's biggest fundraising events ever, "Doo Wop 50", performing both "16 Candles" and "The Worst That Could Happen"; the
Duke of Earl (661 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
by Treasure Isle Records. Another cover was recorded by the UK-based doo-wop outfit Darts in 1979. It reached number 6 in the UK Singles Chart. In 1988
The Vibrations (480 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Vibrations were an American soul vocal group from Los Angeles, California, active from the mid-1950s to 1976. Most notable among the group's hit singles
The Chantels (896 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and hired Noemi (Ami) Ortiz as their lead singer. On the PBS special Doo Wop 50, Smith reunited with the surviving original members of The Chantels and
Otis Williams and the Charms (747 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Otis Williams and the Charms were an American doo-wop vocal group in the 1950s, who were originally billed as The Charms. Williams is not related to Otis
Lollipop (1958 song) (425 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
February 1958 Recorded 1957 Genre Traditional, pop rock, Rock and Roll, doo wop Length 2:14 Label RCA Songwriter(s) Beverly Ross, Julius Dixson Producer(s)
Frankly a Cappella (232 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Frankly A Cappella Studio album by The Persuasions Released 2000 Genre Doo-wop Length 43:04 Label EarthBeat!, distributed by Rhino Records Producer Rip
Caribbean Motel (487 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
motel was built in 1957 in the Doo-Wop style by Lou Morey, whose family built many of the Wildwoods' original Doo Wop motels, for original owners Dominic
Darts (band) (887 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Darts are a nine-piece British doo-wop revival band that achieved chart success in the late 1970s and early 1980s. The London-based band had a number
1930 Tulane Green Wave football team (1,894 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
later a boxer to die from his injuries. Also in the backfield were halfback Wop Glover and fullback Nollie Felts, both in the Tulane Hall of Fame. The quarterback
Psych (season 6) (1,587 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
season four episode "High Top Fade Out" was used once more in "Let's Doo-Wop It Again." Mel Damski returned to the series once again to direct three episodes
Grady Thomas (180 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Thomas started out in the late 1950s as one of The Parliaments, a doo wop barbershop quintet led by George Clinton. In 1977, Thomas (along with original
The Olympics (band) (670 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Olympics are an American doo-wop group, formed in 1957 by lead singer Walter Ward (August 28, 1940 – December 11, 2006). The group also included Eddie
The Moonglows (1,383 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the lead vocals were split between Lester and Fuqua. Lester preferred doo-wop ballads, whereas Fuqua preferred rock-and-roll songs. The two also recorded
The Chords (American band) (446 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Chords were a 1950s American doo-wop group, whose only hit was "Sh-Boom", which they wrote. The group was formed by friends from a high school based
Maybe He'll Know (161 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
slightly different lyrically in a few lines. Billy Joel joins Lauper in 'doo wop' style back-up vocal duties. The Blue Angel version of the song appears in
Gene Chandler (1,397 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
He is one of the few singers to achieve chart success spanning the doo-wop, rhythm and blues, soul and disco musical eras, with some Top-40 pop and
Oldies (3,033 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Oldies is a term for musical genres such as pop music, rock and roll, doo-wop, surf music (broadly characterized as classic rock and pop rock) from the
The Supremes (6,461 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
age-appropriate style that was inspired by the collegiate dress of popular doo-wop group Frankie Lymon & the Teenagers. For the most part, Ballard, Ross and
The Chiffons (1,372 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Chiffons were an American girl group originating from the Bronx, a borough of New York City, in 1960. The group was originally a trio of schoolmates:
The Rivingtons (702 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Rivingtons were a 1960s doo-wop group, known for their 1962 hit novelty record "Papa-Oom-Mow-Mow". The members were lead vocalist Carl White (died
Apollo Records (1944) (1,285 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
sold to Ike and Bess Berman. Apollo was known for blues (Doc Pomus), doo-wop (The Larks), gospel (Mahalia Jackson), jazz, and rock and roll. In the early
Music history of the United States in the 1950s (3,082 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the golden age gospel artists. In addition, doo wop achieved widespread popularity in the 1950s. Doo wop was a harmonically complex style of choral singing
The Capris (756 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Capris are an American doo wop group who became a one-hit wonder in 1961 with "There's a Moon Out Tonight." They experienced a popularity and performing
Dion and the Belmonts (1,850 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
" Dion and the Belmonts were the sound of the city. Their roots were doo-wop groups like the Flamingos, the Five Satins, the Dells, acts who developed
Keynote (535 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
client. The term key note comes from the practice of a cappella, such as doo-wop or barbershop singers, playing a note before singing. The note played determines
The "5" Royales (1,538 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
North Carolina, United States, that combined gospel, jump blues and doo-wop, marking an early and influential step in the evolution of rock and roll
Oh, What a Night (The Dells song) (410 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
"Oh, What a Night" is a song first recorded by the doo-wop group the Dells and released in 1956, originally under the title "Oh What a Nite". The song
I'm So Young (318 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
its name to the Students, and it was under this name that Tyus's two doo-wop songs were recorded. On May 29, 1961, the Students original of "I'm So Young"
Papa-Oom-Mow-Mow (961 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"Papa-Oom-Mow-Mow" is a novelty nonsensical doo-wop song by the Rivingtons in 1962. It peaked at number 48 on the Billboard Hot 100, and number 35 on
Someday We'll Be Together (1,699 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Single by Johnny & Jackey Released November 1961 Recorded 1961 Genre Doo-wop, rhythm and blues Length 3:34 Label Tri-Phi 1005 Songwriter(s) Johnny Bristol
I Wonder Why (206 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"I Wonder Why" is a doo-wop song, written by Melvin Anderson with lyrics by Ricardo Weeks lyrics. The song was first recorded by Dion and the Belmonts
Stay (Maurice Williams song) (1,116 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
"Stay" is a doo-wop song written by Maurice Williams and first recorded in 1960 by Williams with his group the Zodiacs. Commercially successful versions
Harvey Fuqua (1,022 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
producer, and record label executive. Fuqua founded the seminal R&B/doo-wop group the Moonglows in the 1950s. He is notable as one of the key figures
Title (song) (1,281 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
respectively. Kevin Kadish produced the track, and co-wrote it with Trainor. A doo-wop recording, "Title" also incorporates elements of folk music. In its lyrics
The Jive Five (842 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Jive Five are an American doo-wop group. They are best known for their debut hit single, "My True Story" (1961), the Nickelodeon bumper jingles in
David White (musician) (1,514 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
White Tricker, was an American singer and songwriter. He formed the doo-wop quartet Danny & the Juniors, as well as being a founding member of the pop
The Crew-Cuts (1,101 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Whose Tapes Were Destroyed in the UMG Fire". The New York Times. Retrieved 28 June 2019. The Crew-Cuts at Doo Wop Heaven Crew-Cuts page on Black Cat
Joe Herndon (220 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
an American R&B and soul singer, former bass singer of a version of doo-wop group The Spaniels and former bass singer for The Temptations (2003–15).
Runaway Baby (2,257 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
American singer and songwriter Bruno Mars from his debut studio album Doo-Wops & Hooligans (2010). It was written by Mars, Philip Lawrence, Ari Levine and
All I Could Do Was Cry (253 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"All I Could Do Was Cry" is a doo-wop/rhythm and blues single recorded in 1960, and released in March that year by the singer Etta James. It was written
It's Too Soon to Know (887 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"It's Too Soon to Know" is an American doo-wop ballad by Deborah Chessler (1923–2012), performed first by The Orioles. It was number one on the American
Fuzzy Haskins (691 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Haskins (born June 8, 1941) is a former singer with 1950s and 1960s doo-wop group, The Parliaments. He is a founding member of the groundbreaking and
The Monotones (607 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Monotones were a six-member American doo-wop vocal group in the 1950s. They are considered a one-hit wonder, as their only hit single was "The Book
List of doo-wop musicians (38 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of doo-wop musicians. Contents:  Top 0–9 A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
I Really Love You (212 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the outro before the song's fade. The bass vocal is heard singing the doo wop nonsensical syllables, as well as the Bridge section of the song. The record
Casual (119 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1961–1976 Original Casuals, previously The Casuals, a 1950s American doo-wop group Casuals F.C., a football club Casual game Casualty (disambiguation)
The Overtones (1,824 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
interest in the doo-wop genre of the 1950s mixed with R&B and modern pop music. Their voices bear a strong resemblance to a 1980s' doo-wop boyband, 14 Karat
Wildwoods Shore Resort Historic District (1,564 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
District, or Doo Wop Motel District, is an area in The Wildwoods, New Jersey, that was home to over 300 motels built during the Doo-Wop era of the 1950s
Ralph Molina (230 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
but steady beats and fills. Molina’s musical beginnings were in local doo-wop groups, singing harmonies with friends in New York, and then in Florida,
Bop Doo-Wopp (451 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bop Doo-Wopp is the eighth studio album by The Manhattan Transfer, released in 1984 on the Atlantic Records label. Six of the ten tracks on Bop Doo-Wopp
Eamon (singer) (1,749 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
You Back)". Some of the songs written by Eamon are in a style called ho-wop, which "blends the smoothness of R&B with the grittiness of hip hop".[citation
The Marvelettes (3,398 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
song home and reshaped it overnight to reflect the teenage sound of doo-wop. Prior to returning to Motown, Dobbins left the group due to her growing
Under the Christmas Lights (2,026 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
GEMA. "Under the Christmas Lights" is a pop and Christmas song with a doo-wop melody and romantic lyrics. In terms of critical reception, the song was
Rosie and the Originals (1,021 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Nights to which they still retained distribution rights. Official website Destination Doo-wop history Allmusic biography Label shots & history Interview
The Platters (2,969 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Retrieved November 12, 2012. "Beverly Harris filled in for Zola Taylor". Doo-Wop.Blogg.org. Retrieved June 26, 2013. "Paul Robi, 57; Original Singer With
Gloria (Leon René song) (480 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Most well known as a Doo Wop standard, "Gloria" is a song written by Leon René in the 1940s. The original version of "Gloria" as written by Leon René
Shiesty Season (914 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lil Durk, Gucci Mane, Big30, 21 Savage, Veeze, Foogiano, Lil Hank, Choppa Wop, and Tay Keith. The "Spring Deluxe" edition of the mixtape was released on
The Diamonds (1,797 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
original members were invited to sing in TJ Lubinsky’s PBS production of Doo-Wop 51, and again in the PBS production entitled Magic Moments-The Best Of '50s
The Cadets (group) (736 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Cadets were an American doo-wop group, formed in Los Angeles, California, United States. The group began as a gospel group, the Santa Monica Soul
The Willows (group) (669 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Willows are an American doo-wop group formed in Harlem, New York, in 1952. The group was an influential musical act that performed into the mid-1960s
Get a Job (song) (816 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the "sha na na" and "dip dip dip dip" hooks later imitated by other doo-wop groups.[citation needed] It was recorded at Robinson Recording Laboratories
The Diamonds (1,797 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
original members were invited to sing in TJ Lubinsky’s PBS production of Doo-Wop 51, and again in the PBS production entitled Magic Moments-The Best Of '50s
Earl Carroll (vocalist) (232 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
(November 2, 1937 – November 25, 2012) was the lead vocalist of the doo-wop group The Cadillacs. The group's biggest hit was "Speedoo", which with a
Mayfield, Edmonton (559 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada named for famed Canadian aviator and bush pilot Wop May. It is bordered on the north by 111 Avenue, the east by 156 Street, to
The Ravens (892 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Ravens Genres R&B, doo-wop Years active 1946–1958 Labels Hub, National, King, Columbia, OKeh, Mercury, Jubilee Past members Jimmy "Ricky" Ricks Warren
The Harptones (772 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Harptones are an American doo-wop group, which formed in Manhattan in 1953. The group never had a top forty pop hit, or a record on the US Billboard
I Won't Say (I'm in Love) (4,867 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
backup vocals as the Muses. "I Won't Say (I'm in Love)" is a mid-tempo doo-wop and pop ballad reminiscent of 1950s music that incorporates Motown and R&B
Parliament-Funkadelic (3,808 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
help pioneer Afrofuturism. The collective's origins date back to the doo-wop group the Parliaments, formed by Clinton in the late 1950s in suburban Plainfield
(You Can) Depend on Me (440 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
singular guitar of Miracles member Marv Tarplin. Recorded in the popular Doo-Wop style, Miracles lead singer Smokey Robinson, as the song's narrator, then
Charles Carrollo (492 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Charles Vincent "Charlie the Wop" Carrollo (born Vincenzo Carrollo; August 25, 1902 – 1979) was an Italian-born Kansas City, Missouri crime boss during
1999 MTV Video Music Awards (1,251 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to receive a nomination in Video of the Year category, but lost to "Doo Wop (That Thing)" by Lauryn Hill, which became the first Hip hop video to receive
The Contours (1,928 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Contours were one of the early African-American soul singing groups signed to Motown Records. The group is best known for its classic chart-topping
Kathy Young (522 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
at the Meadowlands Sports Complex. Kathy Young was inducted into the Doo-Wop Hall of Fame, presided over by Harvey Robbins. on October 12, 2014. at the
Then You Can Tell Me Goodbye (978 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
first released in 1962 by Don Cherry, as a country song and again as a doo-wop in 1967 by the group The Casinos on its album of the same name, and was a
Lee Andrews & the Hearts (711 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lee Andrews & the Hearts were an American doo-wop quintet from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, formed in 1953. They recorded on the Gotham
Checker Records (739 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Boy Williamson II), rhythm and blues (Sax Mallard, Jimmy McCracklin), doo-wop (The Flamingos, The Moonglows), gospel (Aretha Franklin, Five Blind Boys
Love on the Brain (4,796 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
2016 as the album's fourth and final single. "Love on the Brain" is a doo-wop and soul ballad inspired by 1950s and 1960s music. Its instrumentation consists
Eshan Yi Autonomous County (182 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Autonomous County (Chinese: 峨山彝族自治县; pinyin: Éshān Yízú Zìzhìxiàn; Yi: ꊉꎭꆈꌠꊨꏦꏱꅉꑤ wop sha nuo su zyt jie jux dde) is located in Yuxi, in the central part of Yunnan
Ronnie Bright (472 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
American R&B and doo-wop singer of the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s. He was born in New York City. Bright was the bass vocalist for doo-wop groups the Valentines
I Want a Guy (352 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
album Please Mr. Postman. Featuring Diana Ross in lead, the song was a doo-wop ballad similar to what the Supremes had been recording since forming as "The
Mister Heavenly (297 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
belongs to a new subgenre called "doom wop", consisting of slow, low-frequency music transposed with traditional doo wop harmonies. Citations Weiss, Evan (20
The Orlons (997 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Philadelphia portal The Best of The Orlons CD release on Abkco's Cameo-Parkway compilation page The Orlons at history-of-rock.com The Orlons at Doo Wop Heaven
The El Dorados (525 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The El Dorados were an American doo-wop group, who achieved their greatest success with the song "At My Front Door", a no. 1 hit on the US Billboard R&B
The Midnighters (2,040 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Tucker. Early Royals and Midnighters recordings featuring Sutton were doo-wop ballads, including the original version of "Every Beat of My Heart", written
The Edsels (738 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Edsels were an American doo-wop group active during the late 1950s and early 1960s. The name of the group was originally The Essos, after the oil
Great Keppel Island (1,877 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Great Keppel Island (Indigenous names: Woppaburra, Wop-Pa, Wapparaburra) lies 15 kilometres (9.3 mi) from the coast off Yeppoon in the Shire of Livingstone
The Mystics (1,224 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Phil Cracolici, Bob Ferrante, and George Galfo were inducted into the Doo Wop Music Hall of Fame in Cerritos, California.[citation needed] In late 1958
Calvin Simon (246 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
States, and started out in the late 1950s as one of The Parliaments, a doo wop barbershop quintet led by George Clinton. In 1977, Simon (along with other
The Velvets (376 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Velvets were an American doo-wop group from Odessa, Texas, United States. They were formed in 1959 by Virgil Johnson, a high-school English teacher
Rock and roll (7,800 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
writing of the Beatles and through them on the nature of later rock music. Doo-wop was one of the most popular forms of 1950s rhythm and blues, often compared
The Robins (247 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
earliest such vocal groups who established the basic pattern for the doo-wop sound. They were founded by Ty Terrell, and twin brothers Billy Richards
The Duprees (1,587 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Duprees are an American musical group of doo-wop style who had a series of top-ten singles in the early 1960s. Their highest charting single, "You
Wildwood, New Jersey (10,636 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Historic Places. A 1950s Doo Wop museum includes property from demolished motels such as neon signs and furniture. Neo-Doo Wop buildings in the area feature
The Cleftones (729 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Invasion of the mid-1960s took the audiences of The Cleftones and other doo-wop groups. Gene Pearson left to sing with The Drifters from 1962 to 1966. The
Randy & the Rainbows (713 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Randy & the Rainbows are an American doo-wop group from Maspeth, New York. The group was formed in 1962 in a neighborhood of Queens, and featured two
Meaning of Life (Kelly Clarkson song) (1,465 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Morrison with Ilsey Juber and Jesse Shatkin, who produced the track. A doo-wop soul pop and R&B song, it sings of learning the "meaning of life", during
Wop (song) (800 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
"Wop" (stylized in all caps) is a song by J. Dash featuring pop rapper Flo Rida. First recorded in 2007, it was released in 2011 to serve as the lead
Chord (327 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
British mod revival band The Chords (American band), 1950s American doo-wop group Chords may refer to: Chords (musician), a Swedish hiphop/reggae artist
Lips Are Movin (5,648 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
stations on October 21, as the second single from Title. A retro-tinged doo-wop and pop song with girl-group harmonies and bubblegum pop hooks, "Lips Are
Shep and the Limelites (810 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Shep and the Limelites was an American doo-wop trio of the early 1960s, composed of James "Shep" Sheppard (September 24, 1935 – January 24, 1970), Clarence
Come Go with Me (767 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Clarence Quick), an original member (bass vocalist) of the American doo-wop vocal group the Del-Vikings. The song was originally recorded by The Del-Vikings
Brown-eyed soul (500 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Molina said roots of chicano soul music was from the 1950s jazz, blues, doo wop, jump blues, latin jazz, rock, ranchera, norteno, and conjunto music in the
The Hollywood Flames (901 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Pelicans Origin Watts, Los Angeles, California, United States Genres Doo wop, vocal harmony, rhythm and blues Years active 1949–1967 Labels Atco, Selective
The Casinos (475 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Casinos was a nine-member doo-wop group from Cincinnati, Ohio, led by Gene Hughes and which included Bob Armstrong, Ray White, Mickey Denton, and
Soul music (5,961 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
gospel-influenced sound; Philadelphia soul, a lush orchestral sound with doo-wop-inspired vocals; as well as psychedelic soul, a blend of psychedelic rock
Happy (Taeyeon song) (933 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
by SM Entertainment. It is a pop song that reinterprets old school doo-wop and R&B with a modern sound, being described as a special gift for fans with
He's So Fine (1,703 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
12, 1963 (AUS) May 1963 (Germany) Recorded December 1962 Genre Pop, doo-wop Length 1:53 Label Laurie Records Songwriter(s) Ronald Mack Producer(s) Phil
You Haven't Done Nothin' (301 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
days after the record's release. The Jackson Five sing the words "Doo da wop!" repeatedly in the chorus, when Wonder sings "Jackson 5, join along with
The Wrens (R&B band) (586 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Wrens were an American doo-wop vocal group from The Bronx, New York City. They are best known for their song "Come Back My Love". The Wrens began
With Me Tonight (302 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
been characterized as "psychedelic doo wop" and the similar descriptor "do it yourself acid casualty doo-wop". AllMusic called the track "one of the
Happy (Taeyeon song) (933 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
by SM Entertainment. It is a pop song that reinterprets old school doo-wop and R&B with a modern sound, being described as a special gift for fans with
Billy Ward and his Dominoes (1,967 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
his Dominoes Background information Also known as The Dominoes Genres Doo-wop rhythm and blues Years active 1950–1965 Labels Federal, Jubilee, London,
Jimmy Merchant (410 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
10, 1940) is an American singer and musician. He was a member of the doo-wop group The Teenagers. He retired The Teenagers in 2005. Merchant was born
The Sensations (329 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Sensations were an American doo-wop group from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. The group formed in 1954 under the name the Cavaliers, soon
The Wrens (R&B band) (586 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Wrens were an American doo-wop vocal group from The Bronx, New York City. They are best known for their song "Come Back My Love". The Wrens began
Looking for an Echo (song) (180 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
"Looking for an Echo" is a doo-wop song written by Richard Reicheg. There have been several popular versions of the song recorded, including: The original
Marvin Gaye (song) (4,303 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Artist Partner Group released it as a single on February 10, 2015. The doo-wop and soul song is named after singer Marvin Gaye, whose name is used as a
With Me Tonight (302 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
been characterized as "psychedelic doo wop" and the similar descriptor "do it yourself acid casualty doo-wop". AllMusic called the track "one of the
Your Precious Love (483 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Valerie Simpson, and produced by Harvey Fuqua and Johnny Bristol. The doo-wop styled recording features background vocals by Fuqua, Gaye, Terrell and Bristol
Ebian Yi Autonomous County (79 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
traditional Chinese: 峨邊彝族自治縣; pinyin: Ébiān Yízú Zìzhìxiàn; Yi: ꊉꀜꆈꌠꊨꏦꏱꅉꑤ wop bie nuo su zyt jie jux dde xiep) is a county of Sichuan Province, China.
The Flairs (1,766 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Flairs (or Flares) were an American doo-wop group known for their 1961 hit "Foot Stompin', Pt. 1." Based in Los Angeles, they went through several
Doo Wop 50 (406 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Doo Wop 50 was a PBS pledge drive special created and produced for PBS member station WQED-TV by TJ Lubinsky, grandson of Herman Lubinsky (founder of
Music of New York City (8,099 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
art music. It is the birthplace of hip hop, garage house, boogaloo, doo wop, bebop, New York punk rock, and US new wave. It's also the birthplace of
The Sweet Escape (song) (4,629 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
They came up with a doo-wop song rather than the hip hop sound Stefani had expected. "The Sweet Escape" is a pop and doo-wop song composed in the key
The Dubs (758 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Dubs are an American doo wop vocal group formed in 1956, best known for their songs "Could This Be Magic", "Don't Ask Me to Be Lonely" and "Chapel
Johnny Carter (singer) (138 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
John E. Carter (June 2, 1934 – August 21, 2009) was an American doo-wop and R&B singer. He was a founding member of The Flamingos and a member of The
Ruben and the Jets (498 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Mothers of Invention taking on the personas of a fictional 1950s doo-wop group. Singer/songwriter/musician Ruben Guevara approached Frank Zappa following
I Need You (Paris Hilton song) (2,493 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
instrumental as a dedicate to her then-fiancée Chris Zylka. It is a doo-wop and pop ballad that features holiday-related puns about love. Green based
The Elegants (521 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Elegants was an American doo-wop vocal group, that started in 1958 by Vito Picone, Arthur Venosa, Frank Tardogno, Carman Romano and James Moschello
The Bobbettes (726 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Bobbettes were an American R&B girl group who had a 1957 top 10 hit song called "Mr. Lee". The group initially existed from 1955 to 1974 and included
Johnnie Taylor (1,497 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
variety of genres, from blues, rhythm and blues, soul, and gospel to pop, doo-wop, and disco. Johnnie Taylor was born in Crawfordsville, Arkansas, United States
Ray Collins (musician) (230 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
started his musical career singing falsetto backup vocals for various doo-wop groups in the Los Angeles area in the late 1950s and early 1960s, including
The Five Keys (332 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
as Sentimental Four Origin Newport News, Virginia, US Genres Rhythm and blues, doo-wop Years active 1948–1962 Labels Aladdin Records, Capitol Records
The Channels (236 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Channels were an American doo wop group from New York City. An R&B/soul group of the 1950s, The Channels formed in 1955 around the singers Larry Hampden
The Heartbeats (368 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Heartbeats were a 1950s American doo-wop group best known for their song "A Thousand Miles Away", which charted at No. 53 in the US Billboard listings
Robert & Johnny (168 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Robert & Johnny were an American doo-wop duo from The Bronx, composed of Robert Carr and Johnny Mitchell. The duo released about a dozen singles for Old
Rats & Star (495 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Chanels, was a Japanese male blackface pop group that specialized in doo-wop-influenced music. The group was led by Masayuki Suzuki. In 1975, Masayuki
That's All I Want from You (358 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1957, utilizing a somewhat bizarre arrangement blending rockabilly and doo-wop. Larry Darnell (recorded January 20, 1955, released by Savoy Records as catalog
Marry You (3,750 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
American singer and songwriter Bruno Mars from his debut studio album, Doo-Wops & Hooligans (2010). Written and produced by the Smeezingtons, it serves as
The Impalas (349 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Impalas were an American doo-wop group in the late 1950s, best known for their hit, "Sorry (I Ran All the Way Home)". The group formed in 1958 in
The Belmonts (4,333 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Belmonts are an American doo-wop group from the Bronx, New York, that originated in the mid-1950s. The original group consisted of Angelo D'Aleo (born
Charlee Johnson (529 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to start a Rick Astley Doo-wop group, "The Never Gonna Give You Ups" but due to the lack of support and interest in Doo-wop acts from major labels and
Dear Future Husband (4,254 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
as the EP's second single and the album's third single. It is a pop, doo-wop and R&B song. Lyrically, it consists of themes of chivalry and marriage,
Winley Records (2,277 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Winley Records Inc. (more commonly credited as Winley Records) was a doo-wop record label founded in 1956 that, in 1979, became one of the earliest hip
The Miracles (8,282 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
were inducted to the Doo-Wop Hall of Fame. That same year, Goldmine magazine named them as one of the twenty greatest doo-wop groups of all time. Finally
Daddy Cool (The Rays song) (580 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
"Daddy Cool" is a song by US doo-wop group The Rays and was released on Cameo Records as the B-side of their 1957 single "Silhouettes". It became a #3
The Wildwoods (467 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Township The Wildwoods is home to over 200 motels, built during the Doo-Wop era of the 1950s and 1960s, in an area recognized by the state of New Jersey
Chuxiong Yi Autonomous Prefecture (261 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
,IPA: /ɣo21 lu21 nə55 su33 ʑɔ33 gɔ21 mi33/; Yi script: ꊉꇑꆑꌠꑼꂰ; Yi Pinyin: wop lup nut su yuop mi) is an autonomous prefecture located in central Yunnan
The Solitaires (1,612 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Solitaires are an American doo-wop group, best known for their 1957 hit single "Walking Along". Although they never had a national chart hit, they
Tuff City Records (630 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
concentrating on hip hop music, the label's roster expanded to include doo-wop, dancehall, and hip hop-jazz fusion, and releases included reissues of music
Claudette Rogers Robinson (1,267 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
time inductees Grammy Hall of Fame. (The most of any Motown group.) Doo-Wop Hall of Fame Inductees. Triple induction Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's "500
Gonna Get Over You (934 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lyrically, the song speaks about getting over an ex-lover and is a "doo-wop pop song." It received a positive reception from most music critics, who
Heart to Heart (Reba McEntire album) (208 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
"Today All Over Again" and "Only You and You Alone," a cover of the doo-wop standard. Heart to Heart reached #42 on Top Country Albums. Reba McEntire
Collectables Records (778 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
time. Genres found on Collectables include rock, jazz, comedy, blues, doo-wop, and funk. Collectables publishes the Priceless Collection series of budget
The Earls (981 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
City doo-wop success stories. Discovered singing on the street corner in front of subway station, the Earls took the original black doo-wop street corner
An Innocent Man (1,636 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
American musical styles from the late 1950s and early 1960s, most notably doo-wop and soul music. The album cover artwork was taken on the front steps of 142
Beautiful Girls (Sean Kingston song) (2,077 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
from the album Sean Kingston Released May 26, 2007 (2007-05-26) Genre Doo-wop R&B Length 4:02 (album version) 3:43 (radio edit) Label Epic Songwriter(s)
The Valentines (doo-wop band) (1,285 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Valentines were one of the most highly regarded American doo-wop groups from the mid-1950s.[according to whom?] Although they never had a record on
Lillian Leach (1,042 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was an American singer who performed lead vocals with the Bronx-based doo-wop group the Mellows. She was noted for her mellifluous voice and wistful singing
Marvin & Johnny (562 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Marvin & Johnny were an American doo-wop duo which recorded in the 1950s. The duo comprised Marvin Phillips (born October 23, 1931) and Emory "Johnny"
The Reflections (Detroit band) (705 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
musical groups. Perhaps the best known were an American blue-eyed soul/doo-wop group from Detroit, Michigan, United States. They had one hit single in 1964
The Valentines (doo-wop band) (1,285 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Valentines were one of the most highly regarded American doo-wop groups from the mid-1950s.[according to whom?] Although they never had a record on
I Only Have Eyes for You (516 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duchin (vocal by Lew Sherwood), and Jane Froman. The Flamingos recorded a doo-wop adaptation of the song in 1958. It was commercially successful, peaking at
The Turbans (1,170 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Turbans were an American doo-wop vocal group that formed in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1953. The original members were: Al Banks (lead tenor),
Richard Berry (musician) (2,052 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
singer, songwriter and musician, who performed with many Los Angeles doo-wop and close harmony groups in the 1950s, including The Flairs and The Robins
Yours Truly (Ariana Grande album) (5,606 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
R&B record, while incorporating 1990s hip hop, 1950s piano pop, and doo-wop music within its productions. It was positively reviewed by critics, with
The Del-Satins (816 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
They have been described as having "few peers as practitioners of white doo-wop." The group was formed in 1958 in Manhattan, New York, through a merger of
Jersey Shore (6,269 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"The '50s and '60s Thrive In Retro Doo-Wop Motels". Washington Post. 24 June 2007. Retrieved 2008-12-10. "Doo Wop Motel District – Wildwood, NJ". www.doowopusa
Angel Baby (Rosie and the Originals song) (748 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the Originals B-side "Give Me Love" Released 1960 Recorded 1960 Genre Doo-wop Length 3:43 Label Highland Records Songwriter(s) Rosie Hamlin (some prints
The Counts (192 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Counts is a R&B doo-wop band that started in 1953 and is still performing today. Members include Chester Brown, James Lee, Robert Penick, Robert Wesley
Rocky Sharpe and the Replays (1,162 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Rocky Sharpe and the Replays is an English doo-wop/rock and roll revival group who first found fame in the late 1970s. The usual line-up of the group
A Symposium on Popular Songs (1,636 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A Symposium on Popular Songs is a special cartoon featurette made by Walt Disney Productions in 1962. It features songs that were written by the Sherman
The Four Knights (680 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jubilee Singers, and performed gospel music as well as vocal pop and doo-wop numbers. Their first professional job came in 1944 on WSDC radio station
Daddy's Home (song) (923 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
"Daddy's Home" is a famous song by American doo-wop group Shep and the Limelites. The song was written by the three members of the band, James "Shep"
The Jesters (402 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Jesters were a doo-wop group based in New York City who achieved success in the late 1950s. They were students at Cooper Junior High School in Harlem
I'm on the Outside (Looking In) (379 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Randazzo for the group, which helped them transcend their status as a teen doo-wop group and established them as successful in the adult contemporary radio
California Golden Overtones (349 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
arrangements and contributions of past and popular songs. From rap to doo-wop to country, the group embraces all styles and interprets them into a strong
I'm Still Waiting (Curtis Mayfield song) (116 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Waiting" is a Curtis Mayfield composition notable for its recording by post-doo-wop era Patti LaBelle and the Bluebelles. Mayfield also recorded his version
Kenny Vance (1,105 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
career spans from the 1950s to today, with projects ranging from starting doo-wop groups to music supervising to creating solo albums. Vance grew up hanging
Hushabye (685 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
that was written by Doc Pomus and Mort Shuman in 1959 for the Brooklyn doo-wop quintet the Mystics. The group's recording of the song was a Top 20 hit.
The Students (505 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Students were an American doo-wop vocal group, which formed in Cincinnati, Ohio, United States, in 1957. Although they only released four sides, two
This Little Girl of Mine (176 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
like those songs, replaced sacred lyrics with secular blues lyrics with doo-wop call and response harmonies. The song was the B-side to Charles' number-one
Doo Wop (film) (107 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Doo Wop is a 2004 French romantic drama film directed, produced and written by David Lanzmann. It won the Mannheim-Heidelberg International Filmfestival
Pretty Little Angel Eyes (393 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Moon of Love". The track is in the doo-wop style, with backing vocals by the Halos. The Halos were a doo-wop group composed of Harold Johnson, Al Cleveland
Rubber Biscuit (584 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
“Rubber Biscuit” is a novelty doo-wop song performed by the vocals-only team the Chips, who recorded it in 1956. It was covered by the Blues Brothers
TJ Lubinsky (937 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1999 - Doo Wop 50 (creator/producer) 2000 - More Doo Wop 50 (creator/producer) 2000 - Doo Wop 51 (creator/producer) 2001 - More Doo Wop 51 (creator/producer)
The Stereos (286 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Stereos were an American pop/rock/doo-wop group from Steubenville, Ohio, United States. They began as The Buckeyes around 1955 with members Bruce
The Earth Angels (1,346 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Earth Angels are a Spanish doo-wop vocal group from Barcelona, Catalonia which performs a cappella music. On tour, they also sing on city streets
The Corsairs (427 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Corsairs were an American doo wop ensemble from La Grange, North Carolina. The group consisted of the three Uzzell brothers, Moses, Jay, James and
Ruby & the Romantics (1,656 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ruby & the Romantics were an Akron, Ohio-based American R&B group in the 1960s, comprising Ruby Nash, George Lee, Ronald Mosely, Leroy Fann and Ed Roberts
Born to Be with You (album) (455 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Spector, who had expressed admiration of Dion's earlier work with his doo-wop outfit, Dion and the Belmonts. The recording sessions were lengthy and chaotic
Girl group (5,264 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
American female pop music singing groups, many of whom were influenced by doo-wop and which flourished in the late 1950s and early 1960s between the decline
The Chimes (American band) (276 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Chimes (later Lenny Cocco & the Chimes) were an American doo wop group from Brooklyn. The group came together under the direction of lead singer Lenny
Wildwood Crest, New Jersey (6,250 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"Doo Wop" or Googie style of architecture. Collectively, Wildwood and Wildwood Crest contain the nation's largest collection of mid-century "Doo Wop" resort
Schoolboys in Disgrace (857 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
rock and roll, and also includes elements of hard rock, ‘50s pop and doo-wop, and arena rock. The front cover was illustrated by London artist and illustrator
The Soul Stirrers (938 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
development of the quartet style of gospel, and a major influence on soul, doo wop, and Motown, some of the secular music that owed much to gospel. The group
Our Prayer (779 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
rerecorded the piece for his 2004 version of Smile in medley with the 1953 doo-wop standard "Gee". I was sitting at my piano thinkin' about holy music. I poked
Baby, Please Don't Go (3,291 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and blues artists adapted the song to newer music styles. In 1952, a doo-wop version by the Orioles reached the top ten on the R&B chart. In 1953, Muddy
Les Horribles Cernettes (887 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
other HEP-related events. Their musical style is often described as doo-wop. The initials of their name, LHC, are the same as those of the Large Hadron
All About That Bass (10,874 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and producer Kevin Kadish, "All About That Bass" is a bubblegum pop, doo-wop and hip hop track. Trainor, who as a teenager struggled with her negative
We'll Run Away (217 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Beach Boys, released on their 1964 album All Summer Long. The song is a doo-wop ballad in 12/8 time. The lyrics are about a young couple wishing to elope
Mister Monster (band) (670 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
their use of Doo Wop harmonies within Horror Punk, a style the band called Boo Wop. Mister Monster’s influences included classic Doo Wop, The Stray Cats
My Prayer (752 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
has been recorded many times since, but the biggest hit version was a doo-wop rendition in 1956 by The Platters, whose single release reached number one
Coed Records (268 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
many of the songs on this label, most of which were of the East Coast Doo-wop group style, and some of these became hit songs of the day. Between 1958
Wapanucka, Oklahoma (713 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Wapanucka (pronounced Wop´-uh-nuck´-uh) is a town in northeastern Johnston County, Oklahoma, United States. The population was 438 at the 2010 census
Danny Rapp (555 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
April 3, 1983(1983-04-03) (aged 41) Quartzsite, Arizona, U.S. Genres Doo-wop Years active 1955–1983 Labels Swan, ABC, Guyden, Mercury, Capitol Associated
Bobby Hendricks (573 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Original Drifters and appeared with them on PBS in the Doo Wop 51 television broadcast and Doo Wop Love Songs, singing "Stand By Me" with Bill Pinkney, Charlie
I Love Them Ho's (Ho-Wop) (186 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
"I Love Them Ho's (Ho-Wop)" is a song by American singer and songwriter Eamon. The song was released on July 26, 2004 as the second single from his debut
I Believe (Fantasia song) (773 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
by a female artist to debut at number-one, following Lauryn Hill's "Doo Wop (That Thing)". The song also reached number-one on the Canadian Singles Chart
That's My Desire (1,001 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
recordings. It has been recorded by many other singers, including a number of doo-wop groups. The recording by the Sammy Kaye orchestra was released by RCA Victor
The Sparkletones (630 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Sparkletones (sometimes credited as Joe Bennett & the Sparkletones) were an American rock and roll/rockabilly group from Spartanburg, South Carolina
We'll Run Away (217 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Beach Boys, released on their 1964 album All Summer Long. The song is a doo-wop ballad in 12/8 time. The lyrics are about a young couple wishing to elope
Sorry (I Ran All the Way Home) (298 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
arranged by LeRoy Holmes. The single was performed by New York-based doo-wop group The Impalas. It reached #2 on the U.S. pop chart, behind both The Happy
The Four Buddies (221 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Four Buddies were an American doo-wop group, based in Baltimore, Maryland. They recorded in the early to mid-1950s, and focused on melodious and laid-back
Danny Rapp (555 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
April 3, 1983(1983-04-03) (aged 41) Quartzsite, Arizona, U.S. Genres Doo-wop Years active 1955–1983 Labels Swan, ABC, Guyden, Mercury, Capitol Associated
Fort Vermilion (Wop May Memorial) Aerodrome (90 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Fort Vermilion (Wop May Memorial) Aerodrome (TC LID: CEZ4) is located 2.3 nautical miles (4.3 km; 2.6 mi) east northeast of Fort Vermilion, Alberta, Canada
Bobby Hendricks (573 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Original Drifters and appeared with them on PBS in the Doo Wop 51 television broadcast and Doo Wop Love Songs, singing "Stand By Me" with Bill Pinkney, Charlie
AJR (band) (2,929 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
musical style has been described as "eclectic," combining elements of pop, doo-wop, electronic, and dubstep. The Met brothers (born Metzger) initially began
I Don't Want You Back (1,031 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
combined modern hip hop with classic doo wop: "Fuck It (I Don't Want You Back)" and "I Love Them Ho's (Ho-Wop)". The album garnered a mixed reception from
Lauryn Hill (14,182 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Recording Industry Association of America. This included the singles "Doo Wop (That Thing)", "Ex-Factor", and "Everything Is Everything". At the 41st Grammy
The Master (1961–1984) (638 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
goes over all portions of Gaye's career with a repertoire that spanned doo-wop, R&B, soul, psychedelic soul and funk with a mixture of themes including
The Alley Cats (doo-wop group) (317 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Alley Cats are an American doo-wop group singing in a cappella. The group originated in 1987, when a concert choir program was having variety night
Joe Plummer (498 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Islands and The Unicorns, experimenting with a new genre entitled "doom wop." Plummer also works as a freelance composer. He contributed music for the
Music of Baltimore (8,460 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
century was home to a major doo wop scene, which began with The Orioles, who are considered one of the first doo wop groups to record commercially. By
Jersey Shore sound (411 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
evolved from the mixing of pre-Beatles rock and roll, rhythm and blues, doo-wop, and the urban culture of the Mid-Atlantic states.[citation needed] The form
Nino and the Ebb Tides (241 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Nino and the Ebb Tides were a doo-wop musical group based in the Bronx, New York, formed in 1956. Their first recording, Franny Franny (credited to "The
The Quin-Tones (423 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Quin-Tones were an American doo wop group from York, Pennsylvania, United States. They had one hit record, "Down the Aisle of Love" (1958). The group's
'50s on 5 (309 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Neil with Neil Sedaka, and the terrestrially syndicated Cool Bobby B's Doo Wop Stop. and The Pink And Black Days with Alex Ward. Tim (23 September 2011)
The Velours (966 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the army and was replaced by Cheatdom's cousin, Kenneth Walker. The doo-wop group performed locally, but with little success until in 1956 they added
The Halos (255 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Halos were an American doo wop group from The Bronx. The group formed with members Al Cleveland, J.R. Bailey, Harold Johnson, and Arthur Crier (bass)
The Majors (band) (197 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Majors were an American R&B and doo-wop group from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. The vocal ensemble formed in 1961, and featured as its
Rockin' Chairs (218 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Rockin' Chairs were a doo-wop recording group based in Queens Village, New York active in 1958 and 1959. Billboard described their A Kiss is a Kiss
Maybe (The Chantels song) (345 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
co-writer. It was first recorded by the Chantels on October 16, 1957, in a doo-wop style with Barrett playing piano, and released in December 1957. It climbed
Les Cooper (224 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Les Cooper (March 15, 1921 – August 3, 2013) was an American doo wop musician, best known for his hit rock instrumental "Wiggle Wobble". Cooper was born
The G-Clefs (396 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The G-Clefs were an American doo-wop/rhythm and blues vocal group, from Roxbury, Massachusetts, United States. The G-Clefs consisted of four brothers
The Jarmels (566 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Jarmels are an American doo wop/rhythm and blues group officially formed in 1959 in Richmond, Virginia. They were composed of Nathaniel Ruff (1939
Excellent (90 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
mathematics Excellent scheme, in mathematics The Excellents, an early 1960s doo wop group Excellent (album), a hip-hop and spoken word album by Propaganda “Excellent…”
Boogaloo (1,219 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
States listened to various styles of music, including jump blues, R&B and doo-wop. Latinos in New York City shared these tastes, but they also listened to
Love Me Like You (3,116 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
highlighted it as an album standout. The song is a down-tempo retro homage to doo-wop, with lyrics about puppy love. "Love Me Like You" peaked at number eleven
Songs from The Capeman (242 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"Capeman". A departure musically from his earlier work, the album features doo-wop, rock 'n' roll and Puerto Rican rhythms and a number of songs contain explicit
I Gotta Know (286 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is a love song in G major, described as a "mild rocker". It is in the Doo-wop rhythm and blues style, progressing from G to C to D7. Billboard published
Dance Apocalyptic (403 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
production. "Dance Apocalyptic" is a dance-pop song with elements of hip-hop, doo-wop, rock, Motown, and new wave. The song is built on kick-drums, keyboards,
The Valentinos (2,590 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
changed their name to the Lost Valentinos. Since then, an a cappella doo-wop group and a Detroit-based rock band have also tried to use the original group's
Rama Records (165 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
It recorded doo-wop groups such as The Crows and The Harptones. Its third release was the one-hit wonder, the song "Gee," by the doo-wop group, The Crows
WMWM (450 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
alternative rock with specialty shows devoted to local artists, blues, talk, doo wop, and acoustic music. It broadcasts 24 hours a day utilizing computerized
Nolan Strong & the Diablos (2,157 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Diablos Featuring Nolan Strong, were an American, Detroit-based, R&B and doo-wop vocal group, best known for their songs "The Wind" and "Mind Over Matter"
Tony Orlando (2,869 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in the music industry has spanned over 60 years. Orlando formed the doo-wop group The Five Gents in 1958 at the age of 14, with whom he recorded demos
The Monarchs (172 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Monarchs are an American doo-wop band from Louisville, Kentucky, formed in 1961. They are known mainly for their 1964 recording of "Look Homeward
Young Liars (129 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
EP helped establish the band's distinctive blending of electronica, doo wop, post-rock, and avant-garde styles. The release featured the single "Staring
Title (EP) (3,927 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Kadish. Musically, the EP has a throwback style sound with its 1950s doo wop-inspired songs straddling the line between modern R&B and melodic pop. Its
Larry Chance (309 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
an American musical artist, and the lead singer of the popular 1960s doo-wop group Larry Chance and the Earls, originally known as The Earls. He was born
The Dreamlovers (431 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Dreamlovers were an American doo wop group from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Formed in 1956, the group took several names early in its career, recording
Vito & the Salutations (804 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
& the Salutations is an Italian/Irish/Jewish-American New York City doo-wop group from the 1960s. They began performing their four-part harmonies while
Don't Say You Love Me (Erasure song) (392 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
essentially a synthpop song, "Don't Say You Love Me" had elements of doo-wop and girl group influences in its rhythm and lyrical structure. The song was
The Collegians (102 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Collegians were an American 1950s doo-wop group from New York City. They recorded for the Harlem-based record producer, Paul Winley. The group's biggest
Jimmy Norman (1,956 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
including Johnny Nash and Bob Marley. In 1969 he became involved with doo-wop band The Coasters, first as a producer and then as a touring member. He was
Baby Workout (153 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and good friend Alonzo Tucker, an original member of the famed 1950s Doo Wop group, the Midnighters. George Benson covered the song for his 1990 album
The Top Notes (818 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
information Origin Detroit, Michigan New York City Genres Rhythm and blues, doo-wop Years active 1960–1963 Labels Atlantic (1960–61) Festival (1962) ABC-Paramount
Shirley Owens (298 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1996. She also performed on the Doo Wop 51 PBS special in 2000, and continues to tour under the name 'Shirley Alston
The Nutmegs (129 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Nutmegs were a 1950s American doo wop vocal group from New Haven, Connecticut, United States. They are best known for their songs "Story Untold" and
The Danleers (584 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Danleers were an American doo-wop group formed in Brooklyn, New York in 1958. The group's original and most famous lineup consisted of Jimmy Weston
My True Story (101 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Single by The Jive Five B-side "When I Was Single" Released 1961 Genre Doo-wop Length 2:30 Label Beltone Songwriter(s) Eugene Pitt, Oscar Waltzer, Joe Rene
The Delltones (4,886 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Australian rock 'n' roll band, which formed in 1958. They started as a doo-wop, harmony quartet with Warren Lucas (tenor vocals), Brian Perkins (baritone
The Top Notes (818 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
information Origin Detroit, Michigan New York City Genres Rhythm and blues, doo-wop Years active 1960–1963 Labels Atlantic (1960–61) Festival (1962) ABC-Paramount
Shirley Owens (298 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1996. She also performed on the Doo Wop 51 PBS special in 2000, and continues to tour under the name 'Shirley Alston
Beach Boys' Party! (1,706 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the party theme. The Beach Boys covered songs by the Beatles, several doo-wop groups, Bob Dylan, and the Everly Brothers. While the "beach party" atmospherics
Music history of the United States (5,443 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Teardrops"). Doo wop diversified considerably later in the decade, with groups like The Crows ("Gee"), creating a style of uptempo doo wop and the ballad
Billy Bass Nelson (545 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and singing and dancing for the customers. Clinton was a member of the doo wop vocal group the Parliaments, who scored a nationwide hit in 1967 with the
Our Favorite Things (412 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the bonus CD, a collection of Negativland covers done by an a cappella doo-wop group. It contains 20 of the band's greatest "hits" animated by 20 different
University of California Men's Octet (592 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
broad repertoire features several genres of music including barbershop, doo-wop, pop and alternative, and a healthy dose of Berkeley fight songs. The Octet
Twerking (4,214 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
performing a twerking routine while wearing a unicorn suit, to the 2011 single "Wop" by J. Dash. The popularity of the video, along with parodies and responses
Pompatus (687 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the age of 14. Green included the word "puppetutes" in the lyrics of doo-wop song "The Letter" (1954), as performed by him and The Medallions. "The Letter"
I Want You (Janet Jackson song) (4,558 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
You" is a pop ballad based on music of the Motown era. It incorporates doo-wop, R&B and hip-hop into its production, providing an "equally keen senses of
The Back-up Plan (Glee) (1,133 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Plan. These are: Avicii's "Wake Me Up" sung by Michele; Lauryn Hill's "Doo Wop (That Thing)" performed by Riley and Rivera; One Direction's "Story of My
Sherman Garnes (202 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
– February 26, 1977) was an American singer who was a member of the doo-wop group The Teenagers. Garnes attended Edward W. Stitt Junior High School where
Blues & Rhythm (413 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and rhythm & blues music (pre- and post-war blues, rhythm and blues, doo-wop vocal groups, vintage soul, gospel and the contemporary blues scene). Blues
The Fireflies (473 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Fireflies were an American doo-wop group from Long Island, New York, from the late 1950s to early 1960s. They were one of the first groups in which
The Velvetones (193 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Velvetones were an American doo-wop group formed in Newark, New Jersey, United States, in 1943. The founding members Madison Flanagan (tenor lead
Tony Touch (775 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Brother (w/ Doo Wop) 1998: Hip Hop 59 ft FunkMaster Flex 1998: Terrorist Activity (w/ DJ Khaled) 1999: The Diaz Brother: 2 for 5 (w/ Doo Wop) 2000: The Diaz
Martha and the Vandellas (3,334 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Vandellas charted over twenty-six hits and recorded in the styles of doo-wop, R&B, pop, blues, rock and roll and soul. Ten Vandellas songs reached the
Ronnie & the Hi-Lites (371 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ronnie & The Hi-Lites were an American doo-wop musical group, formed in Jersey City, New Jersey, United States, in the early 1960s. On March 31, 1962
The Charts (American group) (352 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Charts were an American doo-wop group of the 1950s, most famous for their recording "Deserie". The group formed as The Thrilltones in Harlem, New
Daddy Cool (band) (3,226 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Daddy Who? Daddy Cool. Daddy Cool's music was originally largely 1950s Doo-wop style cover versions and originals mostly written by Wilson. On stage they
Falsetto (3,049 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
usually sang in falsetto in the 1960s, as did many other singers in the doo-wop style, in the 1950s. Falsetto has been used in Mexican songs for many generations
1983 in New Zealand (1,684 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
YEAR DD Smash – "Outlook For Thursday" Monte Video – "Shoop Shoop Diddy Wop Cumma Cumma Wang Dang" Coconut Rough – "Sierra Leone" TOP MALE VOCALIST Dave
The Doo Wop All Stars (696 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Doo Wop Royal All Stars was formed in 1992 as one of the first "supergroups" in to the doo wop music genre, combining members from other groups. "It's
Steve Propes (560 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Richard Berry, Don Julian, Brenton Wood, and Eugene Church, as well as doo-wop enthusiast George Carlin. He has since hosted a similar show on Simmons Cable
Non-lexical vocables in music (1,923 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
syllables) Doo-wop (style of rhythm and blues music that often employs nonsense syllables) Scat singing influenced the development of doo-wop and hip hop
The Viscaynes (1,569 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Viscaynes were an American doo-wop group from Vallejo, California, United States, that released a few singles in the early 1960s. They also had a
The Alley Cats (110 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Alley Cats (1960s group), a 1960s musical group The Alley Cats (doo-wop group), a doo-wop group The Alley Cats (punk rock band), a punk rock band Alleycats
Hi... We're the Miracles (606 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Robinson and Berry Gordy. The styles of the album tracks vary from the late doo-wop sound of "Who's Lovin' You" (later recorded by The Temptations, the Jackson
Jackie & the Starlites (168 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jackie & the Starlites were an American doo wop group active between 1960 and 1963. Their leader, Jackie LaRue, sang with The Five Wings (who recorded
My Boy Lollipop (1,853 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lollypop") is a song written in the mid-1950s by Robert Spencer of the doo-wop group The Cadillacs, and usually credited to Spencer, Morris Levy, and Johnny
60th Japan Record Awards (527 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Song Selection ~ Deserie - Doo Wop Nuggets Vol. 1 & Your Tender Lips - Doo Wop Nuggets Vol. 2 & That's My Desire - Doo Wop Nuggets Vol. 3 supervisor: Tatsuro
Steve Chapin (331 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
mid-1950s choir-boy days at Grace Church Brooklyn Heights, through the doo-wop days, folk and early rock eras, and the Harry Chapin years. It was during
List of songs recorded by Meghan Trainor (1,446 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bass". Musically, the EP has a throwback style sound with its 1950s doo wop-inspired songs straddling the line between modern R&B and melodic pop. Its
KDAV (881 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
format which focused on 1950s and early 1960s popular, rockabilly, mild doo-wop, and country oldies. The ownership and format of KDAV changed at 11 a.m.
KRCD (FM) (1,441 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Kansas City, and Cook was also from Kansas City. The format included R&B, Doo Wop, and Blues. Floyd Ray, the owner of the first black Los Angeles record distributor
Frank Zappa (17,706 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
20th-century classical modernism, African-American rhythm and blues, and doo-wop music. He began writing classical music in high school, while at the same
The Paradons (205 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Paradons are an American doo wop vocal group from Bakersfield, California, United States, that formed in 1959. The group began by singing locally
The Heartaches (549 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Heartaches were an American Doo-wop musical group from Jersey City, New Jersey. The group formed in 1962 and disbanded in 1989. The group began singing
The Chips (322 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Chips were a short-lived New York City doo-wop vocal group consisting of teenage friends Charles Johnson (lead vocal), Nathaniel Epps (baritone),
Albert Johnson (criminal) (2,698 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
In desperation, the RCMP hired a leading post-war aviator named Wilfrid "Wop" May of Canadian Airways to help in the hunt by scouting the area from the
The Furys (doo-wop group) (284 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Furys were an American doo-wop group of the 1960s featuring tenors Tony Allen and Jimmy Green with baritone Jerome Evans. They were best known for
14 Karat Soul (520 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
doo-wop group, but later branched out into other genres. They were featured in the 1980 Mabou Mines short film Sister Suzie Cinema, a 20-minute doo-wop opera
Straight Records (629 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Persuasions singing live in a Jersey City record shop. Due to his passion for doo-wop Zappa immediately flew the vocal group to Los Angeles to record. Other notable
Rebirth (song) (604 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
studio album Woo (Stupid) in April 1996. Originally a retro-influenced doo-wop record composed by both Yoon and songwriter You Hee-yeol, the song was later
Fortune Records (929 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
doo-wop music, although the label also released pop, big band, hillbilly, gospel, rock and roll, and polka records. Fortune released some doo-wop tunes
The Chips (322 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Chips were a short-lived New York City doo-wop vocal group consisting of teenage friends Charles Johnson (lead vocal), Nathaniel Epps (baritone),
The Paradons (205 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Paradons are an American doo wop vocal group from Bakersfield, California, United States, that formed in 1959. The group began by singing locally
Shoop Shoop Diddy Wop Cumma Cumma Wang Dang (705 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Shoop Shoop Diddy Wop Cumma Cumma Wang Dang by the New Zealand band Monte Video and the Cassettes was a hit single of 1982 and 1983. The single appeared
The Marylanders (77 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Marylanders were a mid-20th century doo wop group, based in Baltimore, Maryland. The membership included Johnny Page, a singer and member of an urban
The Charades (1,489 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Charades is a doo-wop, r&b group which was mostly active in California in the early to mid-1960s and has released a number of singles on various labels
WOP! (748 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
WOP! is the debut studio album by Dutch hip-hop artist Lil' Kleine. It was produced by Jack $hirak [nl] and released on 12 February 2016 by TopNotch.
Wonderful (The Beach Boys song) (1,780 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Wilson on lead vocal, supported by piano and organ, and a 35-second doo-wop interlude. The original Smile version was released on the compilations Good
The Drifters' Golden Hits (406 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Drifters' Golden Hits is a 1968 compilation album by American doo wop/R&B vocal group The Drifters. The collection of the bands' later hits charted
There's a Moon Out Tonight (327 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of 1961". Rosalsky, Mitch (2002). Encyclopedia of Rhythm & Blues and Doo-Wop Vocal Groups, Scarecrow Press. p. 51. Retrieved February 13, 2018. Warner
Take It Greasy (148 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the very popular TV show Happy Days and earlier investigations into doo-wop by the group Daddy Cool. List of top 25 albums for 1976 in Australia Kent
The Barberettes (3,264 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Barberettes (Korean: 바버렛츠) is a South Korean retro, doo-wop female group that debuted in 2014 as a trio, and is based in Seoul. With their covers
Eddie My Love (609 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"Eddie My Love" is a 1956 doo wop song. According to BMI and ASCAP, the song was written by Maxwell Davis (BMI), Aaron Collins, Jr. (ASCAP), and Sam Ling
Guru's Jazzmatazz: The Timebomb Back to the Future Mixtape (261 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
mixtape album released by Guru through 7 Grand Records, hosted by DJ Doo Wop and produced by Solar. Released soon after Jazzmatazz, Vol. 4: The Hip-Hop
Edward Patten (412 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
prodigy on the piano. Edward grew up singing in the church and with local "doo wop" groups in Atlanta. While still a teenager, he married his first wife Katherine
Marcelling (401 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Young and Beautiful, popular in 1934, references the hairstyle. The doo-wop group the Marcels were named after the hairstyle. British comedian Kenny
The Dovells (836 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Dovells were an American doo-wop group, formed at Overbrook High School in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in 1957, under the name 'The Brooktones'. The
List of past Lucchese crime family mobsters (15,895 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
2012), also known as "Francesco Manzo", "Frank Manse", and "Frankie the Wop", was a soldier in the Vario Crew who oversaw the family's interests at John
Mike Love (4,596 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
significant role in the Beach Boys' vocal arrangements – particularly the doo-wop element in their sound. Starting in 1968, Love was a student of Transcendental
Dean & Jean (139 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(1963) #27 in Australia "I Wanna Be Loved" (1964) "*DEAN & JEAN - doo-wop". doo-wop.blogg.org. "Introduction to Dean and Jean". Mental Itch. 26 January
Norman Fox & The Rob-Roys (385 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Norman Fox & The Rob-Roys are an American 1950s doo-wop group from the Bronx, New York, United States. The group formed in New York in 1956, and were
Little Jimmy Rivers and the Tops (556 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Little Jimmy Rivers & the Tops were an American doo-wop group from Harlem, New York, best remembered for their 1958 recording "Puppy Love" written by
List of Lucchese crime family mobsters (16,920 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Raymond "Ray" Argentina is a soldier and older brother to Peter Argentina, an associate to the family. In 1992, Argentina along with Louis Daidone, Alan
$ (Mark Sultan album) (113 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
$ is the second solo studio album by the Canadian garage rock/doo-wop musician Mark Sultan. The album was recorded in 2009 and released on April 13, 2010
Soul blues (178 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
style. List of soul-blues musicians Soul music Blues R&B Gospel music Doo wop Funk Unterberger, Richie (1996). "Soul Blues". In Erlewine, Michael; Bogdanov
Take 6 (album) (500 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Year. The album Take 6 is often mistakenly thought to be named do be doo wop bop, because that phrase appears on the album cover under the letters of
Den Hegarty (376 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hegarty (born 13 September 1954, Dublin, Ireland) is a rock and roll, doo-wop and a cappella singer, television presenter, and psychology lecturer. At
The Ad Libs (308 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1960s. Featuring their characteristic female lead vocals with male "doo-wop" backing, their 1964 single "The Boy from New York City", written by George
Dare to Be Stupid (2,598 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Elvis Presley, as well as imitations of various musical genres such as doo-wop, sci-fi soundtracks, and music from the 1920s and 1930s. Despite a mixed
The Quotations (639 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Quotations are an American doo-wop band, primarily from James Madison High School in East Brooklyn, New York, United States. The group started in
Kat and the Kings (425 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
cappella group the Cavalla Kings, and the quintet - emulating the American doo wop and rock and roll they adore - becomes a sensation, graduating from street
Come Back My Love (427 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
by American doo-wop group The Wrens, released in 1955 by Rama Records. The song is best known for the version by the British doo-wop revival band Darts
The Classics (269 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
The Classics were an American vocal group formed in 1958 in Brooklyn. The Classics first sang together in high school; two of them had previously sung
Alley cat (256 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Malaysian musical group The Alley Cats (1960s group), a Los Angeles doo-wop group The Alley Cats (punk rock band), a Los Angeles punk rock band Alley
The Jamies (358 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"Summertime" and its b-side, "Searching for You," are often described as doo-wop, because of their time period and their a cappella harmonies. However, both
Chris Kirkpatrick (2,979 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
caroler for the Caroling Company, which eventually led him to a job as a doo-wop singer at Universal Studios. Chris received his associate degree in music
Whose Line Is It Anyway? (American season 12) (685 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Questions with Hats, Duet, Dubbing, Scenes From a Hat, Living Scenery, Doo-Wop 277 2 May 23, 2016 (2016-05-23) Wayne Brady Keegan-Michael Key Colin Mochrie
WXYC (1,156 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
mariachi, Latin American music, funk, electroclash, synthpop, pop, cajun, doo wop, reggae, dance hall, classical, classic rock, and almost any other type of
João Penca e Seus Miquinhos Amestrados (920 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Genres New wave, rockabilly, doo-wop, comedy rock, surf music, rock and roll Years active 1977–1994; 2007–2010
Don and Juan (296 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(November 24, 1934 – October 31, 2002). Johnson had previously sung with a doo-wop group called the Genies, who reached No. 71 on the Billboard pop chart in
Wired for Sound (904 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
album, and was followed up by a cover of Shep and the Limelites 1961 US doo-wop hit, "Daddy's Home". The singles peaked at numbers 4 and 2 respectively on
The Plants (148 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Plants were an American doo wop quartet, based in Baltimore, Maryland, United States, and formed in 1955. James Lawson (baritone), Thuman Thrower
Down the Aisle (The Wedding Song) (280 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
"Down the Aisle (The Wedding Song)" is a doo-wop ballad recorded and released by girl group Patti LaBelle and the Bluebelles in 1963. The song became
Whose Line Is It Anyway? (American season 16) (696 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Ryan Stiles none 0.96 Games Performed: Dating App (Let’s Make a Date), Doo-Wop, Mixed Messages, Scenes from a Hat, Greatest Hits 353 14 August 24, 2020 (2020-08-24)
I Want You (Marvin Gaye album) (3,421 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
musical direction for Gaye, departing from his trademark Motown and doo-wop-influenced sound for funky, light-disco soul, the album maintained and expanded
The Valentines (73 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
chiefly noted for their lead singer, Bon Scott The Valentines (doo-wop band), American Doo Wop group from the mid-1950s Valentine (disambiguation) This disambiguation
Philadelphia International Records (1,968 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
music genre (also known as Philly soul) that was founded on the gospel, doo-wop and soul music of the time. This sound later marked a prominent and distinct
Wally Roker (427 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Doo-Wop". He helped establish Scepter Records, worked in promotion and management for several other record labels, and helped set up the Doo-Wop Hall
Golden Boys (band) (84 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Golden Boys is a Brazilian band formed in 1958, originally a doo-wop band, having influences also of rock and roll and Brazilian rock. They are composed
The Five Discs (216 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Five Discs were an American doo-wop group from Brooklyn, New York, United States. In 1954, the Lovenotes, a six man group(no recordings) with Mario
The Aquatones (956 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Aquatones were an American doo-wop group in the 1950s. The group's lead singer was 17-year-old Lynne Nixon, a soprano who had had formal operatic
Whose Line Is It Anyway? (American season 12) (685 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Questions with Hats, Duet, Dubbing, Scenes From a Hat, Living Scenery, Doo-Wop 277 2 May 23, 2016 (2016-05-23) Wayne Brady Keegan-Michael Key Colin Mochrie
Wired for Sound (904 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
album, and was followed up by a cover of Shep and the Limelites 1961 US doo-wop hit, "Daddy's Home". The singles peaked at numbers 4 and 2 respectively on
Wally Roker (427 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Doo-Wop". He helped establish Scepter Records, worked in promotion and management for several other record labels, and helped set up the Doo-Wop Hall
Aki Aleong (324 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hollywood, California, c. 1965. He co-wrote and produced the nonsense doo-wop record Shombalor by Sheriff and the Ravels for Vee-Jay records in 1958. He
Chance Records (1,126 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
label founded in 1950 by Art Sheridan. It specialized in blues, jazz, doo-wop, and gospel. Among the acts who recorded for Chance were The Flamingos, The
The Aquatones (956 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Aquatones were an American doo-wop group in the 1950s. The group's lead singer was 17-year-old Lynne Nixon, a soprano who had had formal operatic
The Blue Jays (137 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Blue Jays were a short-lived American doo wop ensemble from Venice, California. The Blue Jays formed in 1961, and after performing at an amateur's
A Thousand Miles Away (186 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"A Thousand Miles Away" is a 1956 song recorded by the American doo-wop group The Heartbeats. The song was written by James Sheppard and William H. Miller
Baby (Justin Bieber song) (4,493 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
blending together dance-pop and hip-hop elements, while using influences of doo-wop music. The song has received positive reviews from critics who complimented
Don Covay (1,689 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
traversed nearly the entire spectrum of rhythm-and-blues music, from doo-wop to funk." Covay was born in Orangeburg, South Carolina. His father, a Baptist
Wop Glover (126 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Harry "Wop" Glover was a college football player and coach. He attended University preparatory school at Saint Stanislaus College, playing for the "Rock-a-chaws
The Prisonaires (559 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Prisonaires were an American doo-wop group, whose hit "Just Walkin' in the Rain" was released on Sun Records in 1953, while the group was incarcerated
Wear It's 'At (680 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
doo-wop and 1950s American pop-influenced songs had been rejected by a number of existing acts. Tracks from this album also exhibited the doo-wop style
Ping Bodie (1,266 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"dead" ball of his era. Another nickname given to him was "The Wonderful Wop." He took the surname Bodie from the California town he once lived in. It
Buddies (163 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Buddies (2012 film), a 2012 Brazilian film The Buddies, an American doo wop group from the mid-20th century Buddies (EP), a 2010 EP by Frank Turner and
Leon Hughes (955 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Pioneer Award in 1994. In 2014, Leon Hughes was honored Inducted into the Doo Wop Music Hall Of Fame in Hollywood California. Leon was given a Recognition
Charles Wright (musician) (1,256 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
singer, instrumentalist and songwriter. He has been a member of various doo wop groups in the late 1950s and early 1960s as well as a solo artist in his
Jimmy Maelen (784 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
many others. Barely out of junior high school, his first group was a doo-wop street corner quintet called the Velons. By the early 1960s, he had become
Jay Johnson (singer) (868 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
established himself as one of the top bass-baritone singers in the Detroit doo-wop and soul music scene during the pre-Motown years. He was a member of the
Shannon and the Clams (574 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
California. Known for a vintage sound that incorporates elements of doo-wop, classic R&B, garage psych, and surf, Shannon and the Clams has drawn comparisons
Rosie Hamlin (1,141 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
March 30, 2017(2017-03-30) (aged 71) Belen, New Mexico, U.S. Genres Doo-wop R&B Occupation(s) Singer-songwriter Instruments Vocals piano Years active
Gregory Carroll (R&B singer) (636 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
record producer. He was a member of several successful vocal harmony or "doo-wop" groups including The Four Buddies and The Orioles, and co-wrote and produced
The Checkers (American band) (349 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Checkers were an American doo-wop group formed in 1952. Bill Brown formed the Checkers after leaving the Dominoes. The Members were John Carnegie
Phule's Company (series) (2,512 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
In this case, he hoped that Do-Wop would teach Sushi to learn to have fun and relax; and that Sushi could teach Do-Wop to aim a little higher than petty
I'm Spinning (281 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"I'm Spinning" is a Doo Wop song recorded by the Del-Vikings on the Fee Bee Records label in 1957 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania as an A side for the single
The Steinettes (575 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Steinettes were an a cappella doo-wop street quartet from Greenwich Village, New York, formed in 1978. The group appeared in HealtH: 612  and Popeye
Robert Nunn (88 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
football) (born 1965), American football defensive line coach Bobby Nunn (doo-wop musician) (1925–1986), American singer with The Robins and The Coasters Bobby
Danny Winchell (371 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
producer, music promoter and radio show host. As a musician, he released doo-wop recordings on MGM Records and Recorte Records between 1952 and 1959 including
Bobby Womack (5,439 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
than 60 years and multiple styles, including R&B, soul, rock and roll, doo-wop, and gospel. Womack was a prolific songwriter who wrote and originally recorded
Accent (211 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
note Accent (band), Belarusian heavy metal band The Accents, American doo-wop group Ecclesiastical accent, the simplest style of plainchant Accent (programming
The Emotions (doo-wop group) (308 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Emotions are an American doo-wop vocal group from New York City, United States. The group was formed in 1958 by Joe Favale (lead vocal, b.1940), who
Jay Johnson (174 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
former U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Jay Johnson (singer), Detroit doo-wop bass-baritone singer Jay Johnson (ventriloquist) (born 1949) Jay Johnson
The King Khan & BBQ Show (983 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is a Canadian garage rock duo from Montreal, Quebec, Canada, who mix doo-wop and punk. The band is composed of former Spaceshits bandmates Mark Sultan
Whose Line Is It Anyway? (American season 11) (739 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
performed: Hollywood Director, Duet, Dubbing, Props, Living Scenery, Doo-Wop 260 5 May 15, 2015 (2015-05-15) Wayne Brady Greg Proops Colin Mochrie Ryan
The Echoes (American group) (221 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Echoes Origin Brooklyn, New York Genres Pop doo-wop Years active 1960 (1960)–1965 (1965) Labels Seg-Way, Smash, Ascot Past members Tommy Duffy Harry
Lee Maye (1,426 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
rhythm & blues singer. He was the lead singer of the Los Angeles-based doo-wop group Arthur Lee Maye and the Crowns in the 1950s. In a 13-year Major League
Trouble (Iggy Azalea song) (4,809 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Ain't Goin' Nowhere" off her third studio album JHUD, "It kind of has a doo-wop feel," Azalea said, also mentioning her desire to do something different
The Awakening (Lord Finesse album) (196 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
albums, The Awakening features a large number of album guests, including Doo-Wop, O.C., KRS-One, MC Lyte, Marquee, Akinyele, Showbiz, Diamond D, A.G., Kid
The Medallions (696 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Medallions were an American doo-wop vocal group led by Vernon Green (1937–2000). The group formed in Los Angeles, California, United States, in 1954
Zoom-Zoom-Zoom (106 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
company's slogan "Zoom-Zoom." The song is not related to "Zoom Zoom Zoom," a 1958 doo-wop single by The Collegians. [1] Autoblog.com news item v t e
Etta James (5,316 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
district of San Francisco. Within a couple of years, she began listening to doo-wop and was inspired to form a girl group, the Creolettes (so named for the members'
The Four Fellows (857 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Four Fellows were an American doo-wop group formed in Brooklyn, New York, in 1953. The combo possessed a more polished and professional style than
List of Miracles awards and achievements (1,007 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hollywood Walk Of Fame Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Grammy Hall of Fame Doo-Wop Hall of Fame (inducted 2011) Michigan Rock and Roll Legends Hall of Fame
The Rubettes (2,589 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Polydor Records, and his co-songwriter, Tony Waddington, after their doo-wop and 1950s American pop-influenced songs had been rejected by a number of
Chase That Feeling (284 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Friday 1 May 2009. It samples "Pass the Word (Love Is the Word)" by the doo wop group The Mad Lads. "Chase That Feeling" reached number 8 on the ARIA Singles
The Mighty Echoes (306 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Mighty Echoes, an American a cappella doo-wop quartet from Los Angeles, California, United States, was formed backstage at the Olio Theater in Silverlake
Reflexos da Noite (95 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Outono. It came out in September 12, 1986 by now-defunct independent label Wop-Bop Records. The track "Outono" would be re-recorded for their eponymous
Lost Nite Records (478 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
releasing rare and hard-to-find doo-wop and R&B records. Lost Nite was one of the few labels responsible for keeping the doo-wop genre alive during the late 1960s
The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill (8,431 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
female artist. It was promoted with the release of the hit singles "Doo Wop (That Thing)", "Ex-Factor", and "Everything Is Everything", while "Lost Ones"
The Demensions (282 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Demensions are an American doo wop group from The Bronx, New York. They attended Christopher Columbus High School. Over the years, there have been
Chase That Feeling (284 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Friday 1 May 2009. It samples "Pass the Word (Love Is the Word)" by the doo wop group The Mad Lads. "Chase That Feeling" reached number 8 on the ARIA Singles
Bacchus Archives (576 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Style Vintage R&B and Doo-Wop, 1956-1964. Liner notes Discogs Various – Rare L.A. Tracks (West Coast Style Vintage R&B And Doo-Wop, 1956-1964) Bowling Green
The Demensions (282 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Demensions are an American doo wop group from The Bronx, New York. They attended Christopher Columbus High School. Over the years, there have been
Too Much (Spice Girls song) (4,004 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
from a guitar, brass and string instruments, and is structured using doo-wop records as a template. The music video, directed by Howard Greenhalgh, features
The Rubettes (2,589 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Polydor Records, and his co-songwriter, Tony Waddington, after their doo-wop and 1950s American pop-influenced songs had been rejected by a number of
Robyn Adele Anderson (1,830 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(2014) Selfies on Kodachrome (2015) Kevin Fallon (11 September 2013). "Doo-Wop 'We Can't Stop': Behind the Ridiculously Good Miley Cyrus Cover". The Daily
The Mighty Echoes (306 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Mighty Echoes, an American a cappella doo-wop quartet from Los Angeles, California, United States, was formed backstage at the Olio Theater in Silverlake
Cameo-Parkway Records (2,460 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and 1958 (for Parkway) to 1967. Among the types of music released were doo-wop, dance hits, popular/rock, rockabilly, big band, garage rock, soul and novelty
The Chaperones (525 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Chaperones are one of the first American street corner harmony doo-wop groups, formed in Farmingdale, Long Island, New York in the late 1950s. The
Parrot Records (blues label) (835 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
in 1952 by the disc jockey Al Benson. It specialized in blues, jazz, doo-wop, and gospel. The company began operating in mid-1953, and lasted until mid-1956
The Capris (Philadelphia group) (981 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Capris were a 1950s doo-wop group from Philadelphia who started out in their teens. They consisted of four males and a female. They recorded singles
The Flip Squad (152 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Enuff, Mister Cee, Cipha Sounds, Frankie Cutlass, DJ Riz, "BounceMasta" Doo Wop and Mark Ronson. The group released an album titled The Flip Squad All-Star
Mary Wells discography (265 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
legend Mary Wells during a 30-year career that spanned a repertoire of doo-wop, R&B, pop, soul, disco and dance. Throughout her career, she released a total
Dootsie Williams (327 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ISBN 0-415-12082-9. Dawson, Jim. "The Penguins and 'Earth Angel'". The Doo-Wop Society of Southern California. Retrieved 10 October 2010. Edwards, Dave;
The Hollywood Saxons (735 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Beverly, Joe Louis and Charles Taggart would later reunite to perform for Doo-Wop Society shows. As Speed Limit, Stan Beverly and Joe Lewis group recorded
Recorte Records (124 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
by Murray Jacobs in March 1958. They were a significant publisher of doo-wop material from New York. Artists included: Big Joe Hardin Bob Gerardi and
The Ink Spots (4,175 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
rhythm and blues and rock and roll musical genres, and the subgenre doo-wop. The Ink Spots were widely accepted in both the white and black communities
Bewildered (441 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
James Brown and the Famous Flames recorded "Bewildered" in 1959. Their doo-wop–tinged rendition was somewhat similar to the Amos Milburn version, with a
Eugene Pitt (267 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
classic doo-wop recordings, released on Bel-tone Records, were "My True Story", "Never, Never", and "What Time Is It?". In 1985, they sang doo wop on the children's
The Legends of Doo Wop (93 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Legends of Doo Wop is a music group of 1950s doo-wop singers. The original members included Jimmy Gallagher of the Passions, Tony Passalaqua of the
Westward Ho Hotel and Casino (2,514 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
at the Westward Ho during 1996. In 2001, the Westward Ho featured The Doo Wop '50s, a musical show offered with a buffet dinner. Our Way, a Rat Pack tribute
One Summer Night (288 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"One Summer Night" is a song by American doo-wop group the Danleers. Their one big hit single (and their debut single), "One Summer Night" reached number
Manhattan Brothers (474 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Apartheid era. Their sound drew on American ragtime, jive, swing, doo-wop, and several other jazz strains, as well as African choral and Zulu harmonies
Love Is Me, Love Is You (638 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
refrain, the US version featuring the background vocalists singing "doo-wop" behind Francis' vocal while on the UK version the background vocalists sing-along
New York City (band) (263 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
group's members had had significant experience singing in other vocal and doo-wop ensembles. They are also from New York City. Under the direction of record
Quix*o*tic (390 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Washington, D.C., United States. They were known for their blend of R&B and doo wop with a Gothic outlook. Quix*o*tic formed in 1997. The original line-up was
The Cues (623 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Tones etc. Origin New York City, United States Genres Rhythm and blues, doo-wop, rock and roll Years active 1954–1961 Labels Atlantic, Capitol Past members
Version 7.0: The Street Scriptures (190 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
American hip hop recording artist Guru formerly of the group Gang Starr. Doo Wop, Styles P, Jaguar Wright, Jean Grae, Talib Kweli and B-Real appear on this
William Levy (author) (506 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
retirement from radio and for 20 years non-stop, Mr. Levy's alter-ego, Dr. Doo Wop, could be heard weekly spinning groovy music across Amsterdam's airwaves
Enchanters (Detroit doo-wop band) (130 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
in the doo-wop genre during the late 1950s and early 1960s. Decades later, some of their songs have been re-released on Christmas and doo-wop compilations
Tim Tam And The Turn-Ons (857 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
with success, and "Wait a Minute," brought a contemporary rock-meets-doo-wop sound that resonated with the kids. Lead Vocalist Rick Wiesend (Tim Tam)
Avro Avian (1,901 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
aircraft in Australia. It is now based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Wilfrid R. "Wop" May used a 594 to make his January 1929 mercy flight with diphtheria antitoxin
WRDV (504 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the music includes blues, country, jazz, 1920s and 1930s big band, doo-wop, A cappella, soul, Rhythm and Blues, beautiful music and polka. WRDV began
Monte Video and the Cassettes (134 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Cassettes were a New Zealand band that had a hit single "Shoop Shoop Diddy Wop Cumma Cumma Wang Dang". Monte Video and the Cassettes consisted of Murray
The Four Preps (1,352 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Their shows are currently an amalgamation of singing everything from doo-wop to Tin Pan Alley standards and comedy. Bruce Belland, lead vocals (born October
Flip Records (1950s) (152 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
record label that flourished in the 1950s, releasing rhythm and blues and doo-wop music by such artists as Richard Berry, The Six Teens, Donald Wood, the Elgins
Stranded in the Jungle (727 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"Stranded in the Jungle" is a song originally recorded by the American doo-wop group the Jay Hawks. It was written by Ernestine Smith and the band's first
The Devotions (126 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Devotions are an American doo-wop group. Their single of a novelty song called "Rip Van Winkle" was released in 1961 on Delta Records; the tune was
American popular music (11,550 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
including ragtime, blues, jazz, swing, rock, bluegrass, country, R&B, doo wop, gospel, soul, funk, punk, disco, house, techno, salsa, grunge and hip hop
Let's Get It On (4,539 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
venture into the funk genre, Let's Get It On incorporates smooth soul, doo-wop, and quiet storm with sexually suggestive lyrics and has been described by
Deep Purple (song) (1,523 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The song remained a traditional pop favourite, recast in 1957 as a doo wop classic by The Dominoes with vocals by Eugene Mumford. Screamin' Jay Hawkins
The Volumes (115 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
at #22 that year on the Billboard Hot 100. The tune was an amalgam of doo wop and Latin beats, and was co-written by bass Ernest Newson and the group's
The Precisions (201 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Precisions was an American, Detroit-based, doo-wop/R&B group of the 1960s. Their breakthrough single "If This Is Love (I'd Rather Be Lonely)," reached
Carlo Mastrangelo (1,497 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mastrangelo (October 5, 1937 – April 4, 2016) was an Italian-American doo-wop and progressive rock singer. Born and raised in The Bronx, he lived in an
Bobby Doyle (jazz vocalist) (1,277 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
piano on two tracks on BS&T's 1972 album New Blood. Doyle joined the doo-wop group The Spades (later The Slades) in 1957 while still at McCallum High
Charles Connor (873 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
best known as a member of Little Richard's band. Richard's shout of "a-wop bop-a loo-mop, a-lop bam-boom" at the beginning of "Tutti Frutti" is said
Little Star (The Elegants song) (297 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
[citation needed] "Little Star" remains one of the most popular examples of doo-wop music. Phil Spector described it as an "awful good record". Other artists
Beat music (1,963 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
singer—often sang both verses and choruses in close harmony, resembling doo wop, with nonsense syllables in the backing vocals. In the late 1950s, a flourishing