• The Crescendos (1)  (Watts, Los Angeles)

    Personnel :

    Bobby Byrd (Lead)

    Bobby Relf (Tenor)

    Prentice Moreland (Tenor)

    Dub Jones (Bass)

    Discography :

    Singles :
    1956 - Sweet Dreams / Finders Keepers (Atlantic 1109) 

    1959 - Sweet Dreams / I'll Be Seeing You (Atlantic 2014)

    Unreleased :
    1956 - You'll Be There (Atlantic)

    Biography :

    In September 1956, Bobby Byrd recorded some sides for Atlantic with a group billed as the "Crescendos": "Finders Keepers"/ "Sweet Dreams." The others were Bobby Relf, Prentice Moreland, and Dub Jones.

    Bobby Relf had been the lead of the Laurels, Dub Jones was the current bass of the Cadets, and Prentice Moreland had been on the Cadets' "Stranded In The Jungle" , as he continued his quest to record one session with every group on the planet.

                                                                                                                          Past up picture : Dub Jones, Bobby Relf, Prentice Moreland, Bobby Byrd

    January 1959 saw a re-release of Bobby Byrd & the Crescendos' "Sweet Dreams" on Atlantic. This time it had "I'll Be Seeing You" as the flip.



    Songs :

    I'll Be Seeing You                            Sweet Dreams

    Finders Keepers








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