• The Alma-Keys (Tarentum, PA)

    Personnel :

    James Mansfield Kemp (First Tenor)

    Richard Hayden (Second Tenor)

    Lloyd Daniel Hayden Jr. (Baritone)

    William Kemp (Bass)

    Roland Hayden (Lead / Baritone)

    Discography :

    1962 - Please Come Back To Me / Jumpin Twist (Kiski 2056)

    Biography :

    They were discovered by the owner of Kiski Records as he was driving through Tarentum one night in 1962. They were singing on a streetcorner at the time... the group started singing initially at the Bethel AME Church in Tarentum in the church choir.


    "Please Come Back To me" did well on the radio charts in Greensburg & Butler (PA) but was never played on WAMO, the major station in Pittsburgh.
    Picture from http://whitedoowopcollector.blogspot.fr/

    Songs :

    Please Come Back To Me                      Jumpin Twist


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