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The Vocals

The Vocals stayed together significantly less than a year, but half a year was spent touring with Ray Charles. These were a quartet comprising Lamonte McLemore, a professional photographer; Marilyn McCoo, a recently available beauty contest champion; Harry Elston; and Floyd Butler. Developing in LA, CA, in 1963, the melodious …

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The Versalettes

The Versalettes were a thrilling Chicago female band of the mid-’60s whose records by no means amounted to anything. Developing at Marshall SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL in 1961, Theresa Legg, Kat