• The Four Jokers (Knoxville, Tennessee) 
    aka The Five Pennies aka The Chimes (4) aka The Four Pennies (2)




    Personnel :


    Benjamin Washington (Lead)

    James Myers (First Tenor)

    Herbert Myers (Second Tenor)

    Charles Holloway (Bass)



    Discography :

    1958 - Written In The Stars / The Run Around (Sue 703)



    Biography :


    The Four Jokers were a harmony vocal R&B group, consisting of Benjamin Washington (lead), James Myers (first tenor), Herbert Myers (second tenor), and Charles Holloway (bass), who'd also recorded (in a slightly different configuration) as the Five Pennies for Savoy, and backed Freddie Scott as the Chimes on recordings for the Arrow label.

       
                                                            James, Herbert, Benjamin & Charles

    The A-side of their one record for the Sue label, "Written In The Stars" b/w "The Runaround," released in 1959, was written by second tenor Herbert Myers. ~ Bruce Eder, Rovi
    http://www.uncamarvy.com/5Pennies/5pennies.html



    Songs :

       
    Written In The Stars                     The Runaround


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