Clyde McPhatter

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    A Lover's QuestionClyde McPhatter
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    Lover PleaseClyde McPhatter
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    Long Lonely NightsClyde McPhatter
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    Rock And CryClyde McPhatter
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    Lovey DoveyClyde McPhatter

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        Clyde McPhatter was one of the most influential R&B singers of the '50s and early '60s. In his own time, his name and voice loomed so much larger than that of the group the Drifters, which he founded, that it took five years for them to recover from his departure. McPhatter was idolized by Black audiences as few singers before or since ever were, and for almost 15 years helped define rhythm & blues and its transformation into soul. In a way, he was the most improbable of R&B sta... Read more

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