(2004/DELMARK) 25 tracks (63:04) 1953-57 'United'
- Vocal Groups aus Chicago und der Umgebung - enthält 14 unveröffentlichte Nummern / vocal groups from the Chicago area - contains 14 unissued sides.
THE FIVE C's AND OTHER GREAT GROUPS ON UNITED TELL M elmark covered United/States doowops on two earlier albums—CHOP CHOP BOOM (Delmark 703). a collection of groups that recorde on the States imprint, and BANG GOES MY HEART (Delmark 761), of groups that recorded on the United imprint. This collection bring together most all the viable tracks left in the company's vaults—by the Five C's, Danderliers, Drakes. Strollers and the Palms. plus two unre-leased groups, the Dewtones and the Earls. Of this collection's 24 tracks, 14 have never been previously released. COMPLETE NOTES ENCLOSED to BOB PRUTER, AUTHOR OF DOOWOP: THE CHICAGO SCENE.
This third installment of United Doo Wops features lots of uinissued songs and rare audition tapes with The Five C's, The Palms, The Earls, The Drakes, The Danderliers and more. The Five C's, of Gary, IN, had two 78s issued in 1954: "Tell Me" / "Whoo Wee Baby"(United 172) and "Goody Goody" / "My Heart's Got The Blues" (United 180). Most of the material on this CD is seeing its first official domestic release, all from the original master tapes.