Little Anthony & the Imperials
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Little Anthony & the Imperials

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Tears on My Pillow
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Goin' Out Of My Head
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Shimmy, Shimmy, Ko-Ko-Bop
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Hurt so Bad
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I'm Still in Love with You

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  • Little Anthony & the Imperials
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    Little Anthony & the Imperials enjoyed one of the longest career runs of any doo wop group, adapting their honey-smooth style to fit the sweet uptown soul sound of the mid-'60s. Right from the beginning, Little Anthony's aching way with a ballad was the group's calling card, but their repertoire was balanced by more R&B-inflected dance tunes. Little Anthony was born Jerome Anthony Gourdine in 1940, and grew up in Brooklyn's Fort Greene projects. While in high school, he sang in a doo wop group called the Duponts, who recorded a single called "Prove It Now" in 1957. They disban... Read more

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