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


    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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