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The Isley Brothers

The Isley Brothers
Formed: 1954 in Cincinnati, OH
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Genre: R&B, Rap, Pop/Rock
Group Members: Ernie Isley, Chris Jasper, Marvin Isley, O'Kelly Isley, Ronald Isley, Rudolph Isley, Vernon Isley
Biography: First formed in the early '50s, the Isley Brothers enjoyed one of the longest, most influential, and most diverse careers in the pantheon of popular music -- over the course of nearly a half century of performing, the group's distinguished history spanned not only two generations of Isley siblings but ...Read full biography
3 + 3 Featuring: That Lady
Released: 1973
Label: T-NECK/EPIC
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Recorded in 1973, 3 + 3 was a major turning point for the Isley Brothers. With this album, the Isleys moved their T-Neck label from Buddah to Epic/CBS (which became Epic/Sony in the early '90s), and it ...Read full review
The Isleys Live
Released: 1973
Label: Rhino
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The Isleys Live is one of the finest funk/soul live albums ever recorded. The first eight tracks come from club gigs in 1971 and 1972, while the last three are from a 1969 show at Yankee Stadium. The group's ...Read full review
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