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Bobby Taylor

Bobby Taylor
Formed: Feb 18, 1936 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Cana
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Genre: R&B, Classical
Group Members: Robbie King, Eddie Patterson
Biography: A San Francisco nightclub launched one of the most exciting bands to come out the Northwest. Tommy Chong and Bobby Taylor formed Four Niggers & a Chink from Little Daddie & the Bachelors, who originated from the Shades, a Calgary/Edmonton based group. Little Daddie & the Bachelor's recorded a couple ...Read full biography
Bobby Taylor and the Vancouvers
Released: 1968
Label: Motown
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A marvelous but underrated collection by Bobby Taylor and the Vancouvers, one of the few mixed groups to record for Motown. Tommy Chong, later of Cheech & Chong fame, was a member and co-wrote their biggest ...Read full review
Taylor Made Soul
Released: 1969
Label: Gordy
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Bobby Taylor goes solo with mixed results. Taylor's emotional tenor has a thin, wiry quality that works well when matched up correctly. However, without the Vancouvers' wallpaper harmonies, Bobby strays ...Read full review