Category Archives: Doo Wop

Where All Good People Go to Pray

The Orioles – Crying in the Chapel (from From Where I Stand recorded 1953) Some dudes from Baltimore who are in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in a silo singing a country gospel song. Really, I’m pretty sure … Continue reading

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Love Potion 69

The Clovers – Rotten Cocksuckers Ball (from If it ain’t a Hit i’ll Eat my Shit) As Legend has it, the very same smelling like turpentine and looking like India ink dudes recorded this parody of Darktown Strutters Ball as … Continue reading

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