Lewis Lymon & The Teenchords Similar Artists

Johnnie & Joe - 100% match to Lewis Lymon & The Teenchords

Genres: Doo Wop R&B / Soul
Decades Active: 1950s 1960s 1980s 2000s
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This US R&B duo featured Johnnie Louise Richardson (d. 25 October 1988) and Joe Rivers (Charleston, South Carolina, USA). Emerging from the Bronx, New York, USA, they were famed for their sublime doo-wop-flavoured ballads, notably ‘Over The Mountain, Across The Sea’ (number 3 R&B/number 8 pop, 1957), one of the most memorable and enduring early rock ‘n Read more

The Videos - 86% match to Lewis Lymon & The Teenchords

Genres: Doo Wop
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The Five Discs - 77% match to Lewis Lymon & The Teenchords

Genres: Doo Wop
Decades Active: 1950s 1960s
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The Five Discs were one of several doo-wop groups (Carollons, Chips, etc.) to trace their origins to the Bedford-Stuyvesant district of Brooklyn, New York, USA. They were formed in 1954 by Joe Brocco (lead), Joe Barsalona (baritone), Paul Albano (first tenor) and Tony Basile (second tenor). Composed of Italian-descended young men and originally titled the Flames, they subsequen Read more

The Rainbows - 76% match to Lewis Lymon & The Teenchords

Genres: Doo Wop
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The Paradons - 61% match to Lewis Lymon & The Teenchords

Genres: Doo Wop
Decades Active: 1990s
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Formed at the end of the 50s in Bakersfield, California, USA, the Paradons were a vocal group which scored one US Top 20 hit in 1960 and was never heard from again. The group comprised lead singer West Tyler plus Billy Myers, William Powers and Chuck Weldon, all students at the same high school. They were discovered by Werly Fairburn and Madelon Baker, who were setting up a rec Read more

The Sheppards - 57% match to Lewis Lymon & The Teenchords

Genres: Doo Wop
Decades Active: 1960s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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This R&B vocal group was formed in 1959 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. The Sheppards created a marvellous transitional style of R&B during the early 60s, drawing much of its character from earlier doo-wop, yet incorporating instrumentation and vocal stylings that in later years would inform soul music. They were named after their producer Bill ‘Bunky’ Sheppard. Th Read more

The Genies - 53% match to Lewis Lymon & The Teenchords

Genres: Doo Wop Pop / Rock R&B / Soul
Decades Active: 1950s
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The Blue Jays - 50% match to Lewis Lymon & The Teenchords

Genres: Doo Wop R&B / Soul
Decades Active: 1960s 1980s
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An R&B vocal group from Los Angeles, California, USA, the Blue Jays perfectly embody the transitional era between 50s R&B and 60s soul in their renditions of doo-wop-styled songs with a gospel-style lead vocal. Comprising lead singer Leon Peels (1936, Newport, Arkansas, USA), Alex Manigo, Van Earl Richardson, and Leonard Davidson, the group came together in 1961, and Read more

The Desires - 50% match to Lewis Lymon & The Teenchords

Genres: R&B / Soul
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The Excellents - 49% match to Lewis Lymon & The Teenchords

Genres: Doo Wop
Decades Active: 1960s
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Formed originally as the Premiers in 1960 in New York, USA, the Excellents consisted of John Kuse (lead), Joel Feldman (baritone), Denis Kestenbaum (falsetto), George Kuse (first tenor), Phil Sanchez (second tenor) and Chuck Epstein (bass). They signed to Mermaid Records, where their revision of Al Jolson’s ‘When The Red, Red Robin, Comes Bob-Bob-Bobbin’ Along Read more

The Schoolboys - 46% match to Lewis Lymon & The Teenchords

Genres: Doo Wop
Decades Active: 1950s 1990s
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An R&B vocal group from Harlem, New York City, New York, USA. With a remarkable series of pleading ballads in 1957, the Schoolboys typified the east coast pre-teen soprano sound, but like most such groups their career was short-lived. The group members were Leslie Martin (lead), Roger Hayes (tenor), James McKay (baritone) and Renaldo Gamble (bass), and their entry into the Read more

The Halos - 44% match to Lewis Lymon & The Teenchords

Genres: Pop / Rock R&B / Soul
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Norman Fox & The Rob Roys - 41% match to Lewis Lymon & The Teenchords

Genres: Doo Wop Pop / Rock R&B / Soul
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The Kodaks - 37% match to Lewis Lymon & The Teenchords

Genres: Doo Wop R&B / Soul
Decades Active: 1960s 1990s
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An R&B vocal group from Newark, New Jersey, USA, the original members were lead Pearl McKinnon, first tenor James Patrick, second tenor William Franklin, baritone Larry Davis and bass William Miller. The Kodaks were representative of the pre-teen lead sound, featuring a girlish and innocent, pre-pubescent male voice. When the pre-teen leads first became popular, it was assu Read more

The Collegians - 36% match to Lewis Lymon & The Teenchords

Genres: Doo Wop R&B / Soul
Decades Active: 1950s
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