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The Mills Brothers

The Mills Brothers
Formed: 1924 in Piqua, OH
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Genre: Jazz, Other, Pop/Rock
Group Members: John Mills, Sr., Donald Mills, Harry Mills, Herbert Mills, John Mills, Jr.
Biography: An astonishing vocal group that grew into one of the longest-lasting oldies acts in American popular music, the Mills Brothers quickly moved from novelty wonders to pop successes and continued amazing audiences for decades. Originally billed as "Four Boys and a Guitar," the group's early records came ...Read full biography
Dream
Label: DOT Records
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Following the success of the hit single "Cab Driver" and the album Fortuosity, the Mills Brothers continued to court the adult contemporary audience that mysteriously had failed to rediscover them until ...Read full review
Fortuosity
Released: 1978
Label: DOT Records
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The Mills Brothers reach into the grab-bag of songs on Fortuosity, tossing together old-fashioned vocal group numbers, Broadway and movie tunes, and tastefully arranged contemporary songs that illustrate ...Read full review
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