The Cadillacs

The Cadillacs

The Cadillacs

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Speedo
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Gloria
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Zoom
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Dum Dee Dum Dum
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My Girlfriend

Albums

  • The Best Of The Cadillacs

    Mar 2015 • 15 songs

  • Gloria

    Jan 2014 • 1 song

  • The Best Of '50s Doo Wop

    Aug 2013 • 66 songs

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The Cadillacs

Biography

Earl Carroll, LaVerne Drake, and Robert Phillips were already singing together in the early '50s as the Carnations, whose lineup also included "Cub" Gaining. Carroll and Phillips were nearly as close as brothers, Carroll having been taken in by Phillips' family after the death of his own mother. The group -- based in New York's Harlem in the area around 131st St. and Seventh and Eighth Avenues -- had an energetic approach to music, but somewhat threadbare harmonies, and they were popular at dances held at the local public school they all attended. Their main influence was the ...
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