CD

The sound of The Flamingos ; Flamingo serenade

The Flamingos (performer)
+1
The sound of The Flamingos ; Flamingo serenade
×
The sound of The Flamingos ; Flamingo serenade The sound of The Flamingos ; Flamingo serenade

The sound of The Flamingos ; Flamingo serenade

Genre:
Title
The sound of The Flamingos ; Flamingo serenade
Performer
The Flamingos
Publisher
Hoodoo Records, 2017
1 cd
Playing time
01:17:59
EAN
8436559463478
CDR
HDX11864
Placing suggestion
63 - Amusement: Engels (NBLC) P4 - Populaire muziek Engels (Flemish music schema)

Availability in Flemish libraries

0 time in Flemish libraries

About The Flamingos

The Flamingos are a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame-inducted doo-wop group formed in United States. The band became popular in mid to late 1950s and are best known for their 1959 cover version of "I Only Have Eyes for You". They have since been hailed as one of the finest and most influential vocal groups in pop and doo wop music history.

History

Early quintet

Jacob "Jake" Carey (bass) and Ezekiel "Zeke" Carey (second tenor) formed the group in Chicago, Illinois, United States, after meeting cousins baritone Paul Wilson and first tenor Johnny Carter at a Hebrew Israelite congregation. Earl Lewis (not the Channels lead) soon joined, and after a series of name changes ("The Swallows", "El Flamingos", "The Five Flamingos"), wound up being known as the Flamingos. Sollie McElroy soon replaced Lewis (who joined the Five Echoes). The Flamingos' first single (for Chance Records), "If I Can't Have You", w…Read more on Wikipedia