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The Dells

The Dells
Formed: 1952 in Chicago, IL
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Disbanded: 1986
Genre: R&B
Group Members: Verne Allison, Chuck Barksdale, John E. Carter, Johnny Funches, Marvin Junior, Mickey McGill, Lucius McGill
Biography: The Dells were one of the finest and longest-lived R&B vocal groups in history, and what's most amazing is that they did it with nearly all the same members. They were one of the very few doo wop outfits to successfully update their sound, finding their strongest commercial niche in the late '60s and ...Read full biography
Dells, Vol. 2
Released: 1994
Label: Vee-Jay
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I Touched a Dream
Released: 1980
Label: ZYX Music
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The last great Dells album, and one of the year's big surprises. The Dells were on another new label, and now were working with Carl Davis and Eugene Records (also of The Chi-Lites). The pair simply restored ...Read full review