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The Silhouettes

The Silhouettes
Formed: 1957 in Philadelphia, PA
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Genre: R&B, Pop/Rock
Group Members: Earl Beal, Raymond Edwards, Bill Horton, Rick Lewis
Biography: To most listeners, the Silhouettes are another one of rock & roll's one-hit wonders, another of those R&B harmony vocal groups that scored big once (with "Get a Job") and never repeated that trip up the charts. And that is true -- they never scored a second nationally charting single. But they did carry ...Read full biography
Get a Job
Released: 1996
Label: Collectables
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Thirteen songs by the original and the earliest change of lineup, in stunning sound. The title tune has such an edge here, in booming sound, that hearing it is a refreshing experience. The thunderous bass ...Read full review
Get a Job [Cassette Single]
Released: 1993
Label: Arista
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More The Silhouettes albums: Compilations (5), Singles & EPs (2)
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