Who else liked the 50's male vocal groups?

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Who else liked the 50's male vocal groups?

mikeydv
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We are talking now, BEFORE the groups of the 1960's...when vocal harmony was in vogue
without  the rock and roll backbeat.
My favorites were many, but for  me, it's a tossup between...hmmmm...let's see: there were so many that i loved:
  THE FOUR LADS
  THE FOUR ACES
  THE HILLTOPPERS
  THE FOUR FRESHMEN
just to name a few.  FYI: THERE IS A FABULOUS ANTHOLOGY ALBUM AVAILABLE BY THE FOUR LADS...I JUST GOT IT, AND IT IS WONDERFUL:

here are the unbelievable tracks:

Disc: 1  
1. Standing On The Corner  
2. A House With Love In It  
3. Long John  
4. No, Not Much  
5. Why Should I Love You?  
6. I Wonder, I Wonder, I Wonder  
7. I Hear It Everywhere  
8. Pledging My Love  
9. Take Me Back  
10. The Bus Stop Song (A Paper Of Pins)  
11. The Fountain Of Youth  
12. Golly  
13. Ring-A-Ding-A-Ding  
14. Thanks To You  
15. The Loudenboomer Bird  
16. Who Needs You?  
17. Long Ago (And Far Away)  
18. Too Much! Baby, Baby!  
19. His Invisible Hand  
20. The Eyes Of God  
21. Round And Round  
22. There s Only One Of You  
23. I ll Never Know  
24. I Should Have Told You Long Ago  
25. Cleo And Meo  
26. Do You Know What Lips Are For?  
27. Harmony Brown  
28. I Just Don t Know  
29. The Mocking Bird  
30. I ll String Along With You  
31. Istanbul  
Disc: 2  
1. Moments To Remember  
2. He Who Has Love  
3. Come To Me  
4. Put A Light In The Window  
5. Oh, That ll Be Joyful  
6. The Place Where I Worship  
7. Gilly Gilly Ossenfeffer Katzenellen Bogin By The Sea  
8. The Average Giraffe  
9. It s So Easy To Forget  
10. Rain, Rain  
11. What Would I Do Without The Lord?  
12. I Almost Lost My Mind  
13. Skokiaan  
14. Guess What The Neighbors ll Say  
15. Blackberry Boogie  
16. Dancing In The Dark  
17. I ve Got Four Big Brothers  
18. A Little Bit  
19. Gone  
20. Won cha  
21. Sunday  
22. Blue Tattoo  
23. Bidin My Time  
24. I Heard The Angels  
25. Ain t It A Pity And A Shame  
26. A Lovely Way To Spend An Evening  
27. Happy Anniversary  
28. I m Stickin With You  
29. Gotta Go To The Fais Do Do  
30. On The Sunny Side Of The Street  
31. Down By The Riverside  
IF YOU CAN'T FIND A LOT YOU LIKE THERE, YOU HAVE A PROBLEM (LOL).

DITTO FOR THE FOUR ACES...they have a great album set out there too:


Here are the tracks on this one at a wonderful price on Amazon:

Disc: 1  
1. (It s No) Sin  
2. Tell Me Why  
3. Garden In The Rain  
4. I m Yours  
5. Heart And Soul  
6. Just Squeeze Me (But Don t Tease Me)  
7. La Rosita  
8. I ll Never Smile Again  
9. Organ Grinder s Swing  
10. Stranger In Paradise  
11. The Gang That Sang Heart Of My Heart  
12. Amor  
13. So Long  
14. Three Coins In The Fountain  
15. It s A Woman s World  
16. Mister Sandman  
17. Melody Of Love  
18. Take Me In Your Arms  
19. Love Is A Many Splendored Thing  
20. A Woman In Love  
21. To Love Again  
22. Friendly Persuasion (Thee I Love)  
23. Written On The Wind  
24. When My Sugar Walks Down The Street  
Disc: 2  
1. I May Be Wrong (But I Think You re Wonderful)  
2. I ll Never Say Never Again Again  
3. Yearning (Just For You)  
4. Amapola (Pretty Little Poppy)  
5. Blueberry Hill  
6. You re Driving Me Crazy (What Did I Do)  
7. Bye Bye Blackbird  
8. Have You Ever Been Lonely (Have You Ever Been Blue)  
9. Girl Of My Dreams  
10. Miss You  
11. Peg O My Heart  
12. Somebody Else Is Taking My Place  
13. Heartaches  
14. Lonely Wine  
15. Day By Day  
16. Don t Worry Bout Me  
17. There I ve Said It Again  
18. Around The World  
19. Whatever Will Be, Will Be (Que Sera, Sera)  
20. Secret Love  
21. True Love  
22. Hi-Lili Hi-Lo  
23. My Devotion  
24. Ti-Pi-Tin  
25. Heaven Can Wait