• The Unforgettables (1) aka The Chiffons (1)

    The Unforgettables (1) (Los Angeles)
    aka The Chiffons (1)





    Personnel :

    Marie Robinson

    Joyce Chase

    Marie Gaddness

    Carlotta  "Cookie" Robinson

     



    Discography :

    The Unforgettables (1)
    1961 - It Hurts  / Was It Alright (Colpix 192)

    The Chiffons (1)
    1960 - Tonight's The Night / Do You Know (Big Deal 6003/Zircon 1012)
    1961 - No More Tomorrows / Never Never (Wildcat 601)
    1962 - After Last Night / Doctor Of Hearts (Reprise 20103)




    Biography

    Not to confuse them with the Laurie Label group out of the New York area, this group from Los Angeles called "the Chiffons" formed by Marie Robinson, Joyce Chase, Marie Gaddness and Carlotta Robinson recorded a cover of a new Shirelles song to gain some cheap exposure. Rushed off to the small Big Deal label, the group’s version of "Tonight's The Night" b/w "Do You Know" reached number 76 on the pop charts in late 1960.

    The Chiffons (1) aka The Unforgettables (1)  
    The Unforgettables with Chubby Checker - L to R : M.Robinson, J. Chase, Chubby Checker, M. Gaddness and C. Robinson

    Two more singles were released in 1961 and 1962. "Never, Never b/w No More Tomorrows," in 1961 on Wildcat records,  the single flopped, and the result of the Reprise-released "After Last Night b/w Doctor Of Hearts" was the same despite two beautiful sides. This same girls were The Unforgettables on Colpix ("Was It Alright/And It Hurts"). As in the true California vocal group tradition, they recorded under other names as well.
    http://www.rockabilly.nl/references/messages/chiffons.htm


     

     


    Songs :
    updated by Hans-Joachim

    The Unforgettables (1)

       
    Was It Alright                              It Hurts  


    The Chiffons (1)

         
    Tonight's The Night                 Do You Know                    After Last Night

       
    Doctor Of Hearts                  Never Never / No More Tomorrows

     

     

     

     

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