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THE DRIFTERS

THE DRIFTERS: We Gotta Sing (Strawberry/Cherry Red)

The Drifters are a soul institution. Indeed they were right there are the inception of the genre. Their 1958 hit ‘There Goes My Baby’ is regularly cited as the first harmony group recording to...
THE DRIFTERS: Now, Love Games, Every Nite's A Saturday Nite, There Goes My First Love

THE DRIFTERS: Now, Love Games, Every Nite’s A Saturday Nite, There Goes My First Love (Label: 7t’s – Cherry Red)

The Drifters are soul institution. Indeed their ‘There Goes My Baby’ is often cited as the first uptown soul record. However, despite a hugely distinctive sound the group were more of brand than an...