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Albums:

Love Connection

They Said It Couldn't Be Done, But We Did It!

The Dells - The Extended Play Collection

Since I Fell For You

I Touched A Dream + Whatever Turns You On
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Biography:
Birth Place: Harvey, Illinois, U.S.
Years Active: 1952 - present
Genres: R&B, Doo-wop, Pop, Jazz, Soul

The Dells are an R&B and crossover musical group. Their successful recordings spanned more than four decades. Formed in 1952 after attending high school together, the Dells' repertoire has included doo-wop, jazz, soul, disco and contemporary rhythm and blues. Unlike many of their contemporaries, the group's lineup did not change much from 1960 and consisted, until 2009, of falsetto leader Johnny Carter (died August 21, 2009), baritone lead singer Marvin Junior and background singers Mickey McGill, Verne Allison and Chuck Barksdale. In 1956, they recorded their first hit, "Oh What a Night" (a song co-written by Johnny Funches, who also sang lead on the recording), which hit the Top 5 of the R... Continue Bio >>

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