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The Radiants

The Radiants
Formed: 1960 in Chicago, IL
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Genre: R&B
Group Members: Wallace Sampson, Maurice McAlister, Charles Washington, Leonard Caston, Jr., Green "Mac" McLauren, Jerome Brooks, Elzie Butler, Frank McCollum, ...See All
Biography: The Radiants originated in Chicago in 1960 at the Greater Harvest Baptist Church, where the future Radiants sang in the Youth Choir. Maurice McCallister assembled the group and sang lead; the other members were Wallace Sampson (baritone), Jerome Brooks (second tenor), Elzie Butler (Bass), and Charles ...Read full biography
The Regal Theater Presents the Radiants: The Singles Collection 1962-1970
Released: 2000
Label: Rack O Ribs
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Only the omission of any post-Maurice McCalister Radiants tracks keeps this excellent collection from being Bo Derek's number. It was the labels' choice, and not a bad one really. The post-McCalister Radiants ...Read full review
Baby You Got It: Ultimate Collection
Released: 2002
Label: Titanic
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When Rack O' Ribs Records released The Regal Theater Presents the Radiants: The Singles Collection 1962-1970, fans of this underrated and neglected Chicago group literally jumped through hoops. For years, ...Read full review
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