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(2011/JASMINE) 65 tracks mehr

DIAMONDS: The Stroll (2-CD)

(2011/JASMINE) 65 tracks

Artikeleigenschaften von DIAMONDS: The Stroll (2-CD)

  • Interpret: DIAMONDS

  • Albumtitel: The Stroll (2-CD)

  • Label JASMINE

  • Preiscode JAS
  • Genre R&B, Soul

  • Artikelart CD

  • EAN: 0604988017724

  • Gewicht in Kg: 0.12
Diamonds, The - The Stroll (2-CD) CD 1
01 Til My Baby Comes Home DIAMONDS
02 Shoo Ya Blues DIAMONDS
03 Oh, How I Wish DIAMONDS
04 One And Only DIAMONDS
05 Honey DIAMONDS
06 Girl Of Mine DIAMONDS
07 Honey Bird DIAMONDS
08 For You Alone DIAMONDS
09 My Dog Likes Your Dog DIAMONDS
10 Zip Zip DIAMONDS
11 Cool, Cool Baby DIAMONDS
12 You Are The Limit DIAMONDS
13 The Stroll DIAMONDS
14 You Baby You DIAMONDS
15 Ev'ry Night About This Time DIAMONDS
16 Ka-Ding-Dong DIAMONDS
17 A Thousand Miles Away DIAMONDS
18 Ev'ry Minute Of The Day DIAMONDS
19 Little Darlin' DIAMONDS
20 Faithful And True DIAMONDS
21 Straight Skirt DIAMONDS
22 Silhouettes DIAMONDS
23 Passion Flower DIAMONDS
24 Daddy Cool DIAMONDS
25 Bonus Tracks: DIAMONDS
26 Black Denim Trousers And Motorcycle Boots DIAMONDS
27 Why Do Fools Fall In Love DIAMONDS
28 Church Bells May Ring DIAMONDS
29 Love, Love, Love DIAMONDS
30 Soft Summer Breeze DIAMONDS
31 My Judge And My Jury DIAMONDS
32 Words Of Love DIAMONDS
33 Don't Say Goodbye DIAMONDS
34 High Sign DIAMONDS
35 Chick-Lets (Don't Let Me Down) DIAMONDS
Diamonds, The - The Stroll (2-CD) CD 2
01 Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams DIAMONDS
02 Baby Won't You Please Come Home DIAMONDS
03 The Best Things In Life Are Free DIAMONDS
04 Ain't Misbehavin DIAMONDS
05 Until The Real Thing Comes Along DIAMONDS
06 I'll Always Be In Love With You DIAMONDS
07 Will You Still Be Mine DIAMONDS
08 Tenderly DIAMONDS
09 For All We Know DIAMONDS
10 One For My Baby (And One More For The Road) DIAMONDS
11 Lulu's Back In Town DIAMONDS
12 You'll Never Walk Alone DIAMONDS
13 Cool Water DIAMONDS
14 San Antonio Rose DIAMONDS
15 Beautiful Brown Eyes DIAMONDS
16 High Noon DIAMONDS
17 Wagon Wheels DIAMONDS
18 There's A Gold Mine In The Sky DIAMONDS
19 My Little Buckaroo DIAMONDS
20 Cattle Call DIAMONDS
21 Empty Saddles DIAMONDS
22 The Street Of Laredo DIAMONDS
23 The Trail Of The Lonesome Pine DIAMONDS
24 Home On The Range DIAMONDS
25 Bonus Tracks: DIAMONDS
26 Dance With Me DIAMONDS
27 Kathy-O DIAMONDS
28 The Happy Years DIAMONDS
29 Walking Alone DIAMONDS
30 She Say (Oom Dooby Doom) DIAMONDS
31 Sneaky Alligator DIAMONDS
32 Batman, Wolfman, Frankenstein, Or Dracula DIAMONDS
  The Diamonds, four gentlemen from Toronto, Canada, were one of the most popular... mehr
"DIAMONDS"

 

The Diamonds, four gentlemen from Toronto,

Canada, were one of the most popular singing groups of the 1950s. This versatile group was signed to Mercury Records and was designated to cover the recordings of black artists, as was often the practice in those days because many radio stations wouldn't play the recordings of black artist. Proving they were up to the task, they put 16 hits on the charts of Billboard, three going gold: "Little Darlin", "Silhouettes" and "The Stroll". They even showed up on the R&B charts. Group members were David Somerville, lead; Ted Kowalski, tenor; Phil Levitt; baritone; and Bill Reed, bass. Kowalski and Levitt were students at the University of Toronto, Somerville was a radio engineer at the Canadian Broadcasting Corp. (CBC) and Reed was employed by the telephone company.

In the fall of 1953 Somerville met this unnamed group in the hall of the CBC. The group was in its original form, with Stan Fisher as lead singer, and they were going to audition for a CBC show called "Pick the Stars". Being a trained singer and looking for a group to be involved with, Somerville offered to tutor the guys and help them along. He got them practice time in "unoccupied" studios and also had connections for professional arrangements. Thing were moving along until the group was scheduled to sing at a Christmas party at a local church. As it turned out, lead singer Fisher opted out to study for an exam the next day. Since Somerville knew all the songs, he took the lead--literally--and the group was an overwhelming success. The decision to go professional came quickly. Fisher decided not to continue with the group. With their new lead Somerville, The Diamonds were about to hit the scene.

They, like most artists of that day, were not an overnight success. They worked hard, developing their craft, even learning "barbershop quartet" singing from Bill's dad, also a bass singer. Whenever possible they would get together with a black gospel group called The Revelaires, from Detroit. As The Diamonds have said, "This was the group that had the most effect on our singing; they taught them not to be so square".

The group wanted to get serious about their singing so Dave's connections introduced them to Nat Goodman, a professional classical musician who took the group under his management. It was at this point that all members had suspended school, quit their jobs and the group began to polish their repertoire. With a performance and a win on the Arthur Godfrey show Talent Scouts, and a week guest-starring on Godfrey's radio show, they soon were signed to a four-song contract with Coral Records. A later introduction to Cleveland disc jockey 'Bill Randle', got them a long-term contact with Mercury Records. In 1956 they had four charted hits before their 1957 hit, "Little Darlin'". This was the song that made them a household name. It also landed them in the teen musical The Big Beat (1958), and they also sang the theme song for the films Kathy O'(1958) and The Horizontal Lieutenant (1962). Their contract with Mercury produced over 60 singles, three original albums and several compilation albums. Even today they still pop up on a soundtrack from a movie.

Songs Charted On Billboard:

1. Why Do Fools Fall In Love 2. The Church Bells May Ring 3. Love, Love, Love 4. Ka-Ding-Dong 5. Soft Summer Breeze 6. Little Darlin’ 7. Words Of Love 8. Zip Zip 9. Silhouettes 10. The Stroll 11. High Sign 12. Kathy-O 13. Happy Years 14. Walking Along 15. She Say (Oom Dooby Doom) 16. One Summer Night

By 1961 all the original members had left the group, but The Diamonds still continued. The original members would get together for an occasional oldies reunion, but it wasn't until an appearance in the 2000 Public Broadcasting Service production of “Do-Wop 51”. (2001) did they once again gain national attention. That was followed with an appearance in another PBS special, Magic Moments: The Best of 50's Pop (2004). and another “More Magic Moments the Best of '50s Pop”. That was the last performance with the original four.

The Diamonds have been inducted into 4 music halls of fame:

The Canadian Music Hall Of Fame
The Rockabilly Hall Of Fame
The Vocal Group Hall Of Fame
Doo-Wop Hall Of Fame Of America

Members during their Mercury contract: David Somerville, Ted Kowalski, Phil Levitt, Bill Reed, Mike Douglas, John Felten, Evan Fisher, Jim Malone. -  Other members over the years: Glen Stetson, Bill New, Bob Duncan, Steve Smith, Gary Cech, Joe Denis, Jerry Honeycutt,( Gary Owens, Sean Sooter, Jerry Siggins, Jeff Dolan. (The last four listings are the current members of The Diamonds).

Source: The Diamonds Fan Site. www.min7th.com/diamonds/

special thanks to Barry Worrell -The Diamonds Fan Site

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Tracklist
Diamonds, The - The Stroll (2-CD) CD 1
01 Til My Baby Comes Home
02 Shoo Ya Blues
03 Oh, How I Wish
04 One And Only
05 Honey
06 Girl Of Mine
07 Honey Bird
08 For You Alone
09 My Dog Likes Your Dog
10 Zip Zip
11 Cool, Cool Baby
12 You Are The Limit
13 The Stroll
14 You Baby You
15 Ev'ry Night About This Time
16 Ka-Ding-Dong
17 A Thousand Miles Away
18 Ev'ry Minute Of The Day
19 Little Darlin'
20 Faithful And True
21 Straight Skirt
22 Silhouettes
23 Passion Flower
24 Daddy Cool
25 Bonus Tracks:
26 Black Denim Trousers And Motorcycle Boots
27 Why Do Fools Fall In Love
28 Church Bells May Ring
29 Love, Love, Love
30 Soft Summer Breeze
31 My Judge And My Jury
32 Words Of Love
33 Don't Say Goodbye
34 High Sign
35 Chick-Lets (Don't Let Me Down)
Diamonds, The - The Stroll (2-CD) CD 2
01 Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams
02 Baby Won't You Please Come Home
03 The Best Things In Life Are Free
04 Ain't Misbehavin
05 Until The Real Thing Comes Along
06 I'll Always Be In Love With You
07 Will You Still Be Mine
08 Tenderly
09 For All We Know
10 One For My Baby (And One More For The Road)
11 Lulu's Back In Town
12 You'll Never Walk Alone
13 Cool Water
14 San Antonio Rose
15 Beautiful Brown Eyes
16 High Noon
17 Wagon Wheels
18 There's A Gold Mine In The Sky
19 My Little Buckaroo
20 Cattle Call
21 Empty Saddles
22 The Street Of Laredo
23 The Trail Of The Lonesome Pine
24 Home On The Range
25 Bonus Tracks:
26 Dance With Me
27 Kathy-O
28 The Happy Years
29 Walking Alone
30 She Say (Oom Dooby Doom)
31 Sneaky Alligator
32 Batman, Wolfman, Frankenstein, Or Dracula