• The High Seas (Denver,Colorado)



    Personnel :

    Chuck Price (Lead)

    Jerome Drewett (Tenor/Falsetto)

    Henry Gallego (Baritone/Tenor)

    Adrian Torres (Bass)

    Jack Davis (Piano)


    Discography :

    1960 - We Go Together / Sunday Kind Of Love (DMG 4000)



    Biography :

    The High Seas were an interracial vocal group formed as the Uniques in Denver, Colorado by 3 blacks and 2 Hispanics.  (Chuck, Jerome and Jack were black, and Adrian and Henry were Hispanic).They moved to Hollywood, California and in April 1960 at Radio Recorders on Santa Monica recorded 4 songs : We Go Together (a cover of the Moonglows tune), Sunday Kind of Love (cover of the Harptones), The Angels Sang (an old “popish sounding” song), and an acetate of another song.

       

    They recorded with Sam Severin and the Satellites, a rockabilly group as instrumental band. and Jimmy Bowen (a big name in music at the time) was the A&R man for the whole session.They also backed up Sam Severin & The Satellites, on their song Each Night. for D-M-G Records in 1960. The High Seas recording have a locally big acceptacion and play in the radio circuit,the group singing in El Monte Legion Stadium but when the record dead they back to Denver and soon disbanded.
    From Whitedoowopcollector



    Songs :

    The High Seas

       
    We Go Together                               Sunday Kind Of Love



    The Satellites feat Sam Severin


    Each Night


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