The Jive Five

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Albums:

Here We Are!

My True Story

My True Story (Digital 45)

Collectors Gold Series

Golden Oldies
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Biography:
Genres: Pop, Rock, Soul/R&B, Vocals

The Jive Five is an American doo wop group. The group formed in Brooklyn, New York in the late 1950s with Eugene Pitt, Jerome Hanna, Richard Harris, Thurmon Prophet, and Norman Johnson. The group found success in 1961 with "My True Story" on Beltone Records, which reached #3 on the U.S. Pop Singles chart. The group reorganized following the death of Hanna in 1962 with Pitt, Johnson, Hanna's replacement Andre Coles, Casey Spencer, and Beatrice Best. They recorded "What Time is It" and "Three Golden Rings" for Belltone, before switching to United Artists Records, where they had a hit with "I'm a Happy Man". In 1970 the group moved to Decca Records and recorded as "The Jyve Fyve", with Pitt, Sp... Continue Bio >>

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