• The Four Hits
    (L to R ) Robert Hill, William Thompson, Walter Duke and Glen Phibbs


    The Four Hits (Stillwater, Oklahoma)




    Personnel :

    William L. Thompson (Lead)

    Robert F. Hill (Tenor)

    Glenn E. Phibbs (Baritone)

    Walter B. Duke (Bass)




    Discography :

    1957 - The Magic Melody / Put On Kisses (ABC-Paramount 9789)





    Biography :

    The Four Hits, a vocal quartet composed of four former Oklahoma state university students, specializes  in modern renditions of popular tunes. The Boys had competed against each other in high-school singing contest in 1956 and form the four Hits.

    The Four Hits
    (L to R ) Robert Hill, William Thompson,  Glen Phibbs, Walter Duke

    Members of the band since  are William L. Thompson, lead, Robert F. Hill, Tenor, Glenn E. Phibbs baritone, all three from Stillwater and Walter B. Duke Bass of Duncan. Prior to join the army, The group was featured weekly over television station WKY-TV in Oklahoma city, and had made two songs in 1957 for ABC Paramount "The Magic Melody" b/w "Put On Kisses".

    The Four Hits
    (L to R ) William Thompson, Robert Hill, Glen Phibbs, Walter Duke

    They appeared in the "Sonny James Show" and have performed with such well-know personalities as Jerry Lee Lewis, the Four Lads and Sonny James. they join the army in September 1957, and continue to perform for the army until 1959.





    Songs :
    Updated by Hans-Joachim

     
    Put On Kisses

     

     

     

     

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