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    19131 "Let Me Be Your Boy", on Correc-Tone...

    19131
    "Let Me Be Your Boy", on Correc-Tone Records 501, from early 1962, produced by Motown's Robert Bateman, arranged by Motown's Sonny Sanders, with The early Funk Brothers playing the...
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    The first one sounds like a Supremes' 1966 song...

    The first one sounds like a Supremes' 1966 song in the lyrics and vocals, but the instrumentation is awful compared to the Funk Brothers' 1964-66 sound.

    The James Hunter has a really good vocal,...
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    19130 Thanks. Very interesting what I never...

    19130
    Thanks. Very interesting what I never noticed before, were white DJ issues of The
    Peppermints' "Believe Me", and The Herman Griffin record. I had never seen either before. And they don't...
  4. 19129 Bengal music was Berry's, alone. Ro-Gor,...

    19129
    Bengal music was Berry's, alone. Ro-Gor, as stated above was the partnership of Gwen and Billy Davis[[Ty Carlo), and Fidelity was the partnership of Berry, Gwen, and Billy.
  5. 19128 Yes, do that. We always love to see...

    19128
    Yes, do that. We always love to see things like that. I assume it was a Bob Kayli record, rather than listed as by Robert Gordy. Is it "Everyone was there on Carlton Records?
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    19127 Here's The Meditations singing "One More...

    19127
    Here's The Meditations singing "One More River To Cross":
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GXTYA1zhoec
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    19126 Is that how they list it now at BMI. I've...

    19126
    Is that how they list it now at BMI. I've seen hundreds of copies of the record, and EVERY one listed Jobete Music on both sides. And, actually, The Wade Jones RayBer 1001 record may have...
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    19125 Here are The Deans singing "Lady of The...

    19125
    Here are The Deans singing "Lady of The Caravan" and "Chills, Chills, Chills:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FJSIVg9MpcY
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    19124 Here's Freddy Butler singing "I Told You...

    19124
    Here's Freddy Butler singing "I Told You So" - his first record:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QGAtyjz5WlQ
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    19123 Here's Herman Griffin and The Rayber...

    19123
    Here's Herman Griffin and The Rayber Voices singing "I'm So Glad I Learned To Do The Cha Cha":

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2inWgwBlBtc
    It was NOT the first record Gordy published with...
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    19122 Here's Beth Bynum singing "I'll St You...

    19122
    Here's Beth Bynum singing "I'll St You Free" [[Written by Mike Hanks and Carmen Murphy-as an answer song to Ray Charles' "Set Me Free":

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6FRgBH11UF0
    A good...
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    19121 Here's the most haunting version of...

    19121
    Here's the most haunting version of "Willow Weep For Me" I've ever heard out of hundreds of versions, led by a very young Roger Craton [[AKA Lee Rogers):
    ...
  13. 19120 Can THAT be right??? The story I always...

    19120
    Can THAT be right??? The story I always heard, since the early '60s was that The Distants were seen at a venue by Berry Gordy in mid 1960, and told them to come and see him when their...
  14. 19119 THAT Otis Williams was from New Jersey, if...

    19119
    THAT Otis Williams was from New Jersey, if I remember, and I already had about 12 of his group's singles BEFORE Berry got into the record business. Otis Williams and The Charms were one of...
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    19118 Here's The Glows led by a familiar voice I...

    19118
    Here's The Glows led by a familiar voice I can't seem to place. But I know I have other records with a group that recorded a fair amount of records with that same voice on lead, but can't...
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    19117 I've been dragging this thread off-topic. ...

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    I've been dragging this thread off-topic. So here's a HOB production - Angry Angel by The Caravelles [[led by Harry [[AKA Lee) Gates [[Who was also the lead singer of Detroit's first...
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    19116 Here's an unreleased cut by The Serenaders...

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    Here's an unreleased cut by The Serenaders recorded in 1963 for Riverside Records. They should have had this on the flip of "Two Lovers Make One Fool" - it would have quickly become the "A"...
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    19115 Here's my favourite Serenaders' song: ...

    19115
    Here's my favourite Serenaders' song:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DmcJ4iaxOds
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    19114 Well, their artistic leader, co-lead...

    19114
    Well, their artistic leader, co-lead singer, songwriter, and main producer, George Kerr, was very successful, and so was his main co-writer and co-producer, Sidney Barnes. And their other...
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    19113 I move that we make a lot of new threads...

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    I move that we make a lot of new threads with the same spirit of inquiry as this one. So, you youngsters, fire away your questions about the old days before we Oldies pass on, and can no...
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    19112 Thanks Grape!!! I've been waiting to see...

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    Thanks Grape!!! I've been waiting to see this released by Motown since I discovered it in 1974. We had it slated for inclusion in one of the 2nd batch of "From The Vaults" LPs. After 47...
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    19111 We used to have a LOT of threads like...

    19111
    We used to have a LOT of threads like this[[actually much better) including old photos of artists and venues, radio play lists, and tonnes of scans of old, obscure records, regularly, back...
  23. Thread: Vandellas album

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    19088 I'm absolutely convinced this is exactly...

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    I'm absolutely convinced this is exactly what happened, as I, too, remember seeing the reference to a slating of the next upcoming LP for Martha and The Vandellas titled as "Wild One".
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    19084 This is Motown's Shorty, as a late...

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    This is Motown's Shorty, as a late teenager, singing at a higher register. His voice and voice mannerisms are very recognisable. This certainly not RCA's C&W Shorty Long.
  25. Thread: The Blossoms

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    19083 Yes. All them WB subsidiaries look the...

    19083
    Yes. All them WB subsidiaries look the same! :cool:
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