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The Spaniels

The Spaniels
Formed: 1952 in Gary, IN
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Disbanded: 1974
Genre: R&B, Pop/Rock
Group Members: James "Dimples" C..., Gerald Gregory, James Hudson, Ernest Warren, Lester Williams, Bill Carey, Opal Courtney, Donald Porter, Carl Rainge, ...See All
Biography: The Spaniels are best known for their massive 1954 hit, "Goodnight, Sweetheart, Goodnight" (number five R&B). They were the first successful Midwestern R&B group, coming from Gary, Indiana by way of Chicago. Lead vocalist James "Pookie" Hudson was a graceful lead singer who influenced many who came after ...Read full biography