Faye Adams

Genres: R&B / Soul Vocals
Descriptive "tags": rhythm and blues blues jazz female vocalist gospel new jersey american 60s female vocalists 50s weallgetold Powered by AudioScrobbler
Decades Active: 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
Links online: Wikipedia

Biography

Fayle Tuell, c.1925, New Jersey, USA. Adams exploded onto the R&B scene in the early 50s with a series of gospel-infused hits that foreshadowed soul music. She began her career in gospel at the age of five when she and her siblings formed a group called the Tuell Sisters. She joined the Joe Morris Orchestra in 1952, and as part of that organization recorded the three songs that established her name in the R&B world, ‘Shake A Hand’ (number 1 R&B, number 22 pop), ‘I’ll Be True’ (number 1 R&B) and ‘Hurts Me To My Heart’ (number 1 R&B). Her last chart record was ‘Keeper Of My Heart’ in 1957. Adams later returned to the church, abandoning her R&B career.

Arrow Read the Full Biography of Faye Adams


Email alerts for products
by Faye Adams
Email Icon
OLDIES.com on facebook
Powered by AudioScrobbler
To place an order or for customer service, call toll-free 1-800-336-4627 or outside the United States, call 1-610-649-7565
Open Monday - Friday: 7am-10pm, Saturday: 9am-9pm, Sunday: 10am-8pm (Eastern Time)