The Four Preps Collector's Series
|You Save:||$3.99 (27% Off)|
Available: Usually ships in 1-3 business days
by The Crew Cuts ~ Best of the Crew Cuts $8.98
by The Lettermen ~ Capitol Collectors Series $7.71
by The Four Aces ~ The Greatest Hits $5.29
by The Chordettes ~ Harmony Encores / The Chordettes Sing Your Requests ~ $2.98
by The Four Coins ~ In Shangri-La ~ $10.98
- Released: March 14, 2006
- Originally Released: 1996
- Label: Collectables Records
Description by OLDIES.com:
The Four Preps were a wholesome, clean-cut group who had 13 chart hits between 1956 and 1964. A Capitol Records scout discovered them while they were performing at a Hollywood High talent show. Among their biggest hits included in this 20-track collection are "26 Miles (Santa Catalina)", "Big Man", and "Down By The Station (Early In The Morning)". One of the Preps, Glen Larson, later became the well-known TV producer of "McCloud", "Quincy", "Battlestar Gallactica", "Magnum P.I.", "The Fall Guy" and others.
- 1.Dreamy Eyes
- 2.26 Miles (Santa Catalina)
- 3.Big Man
- 4.Lazy Summer Night
- 5.Summertime Lies
- 7.I Ain't Never
- 8.Down By The Station (Early In The Morning)
- 9.Got A Girl
- 10.More Money For You And Me
- 12.Big Drift
- 14.A Letter To The Beatles
- 15.I've Known You All My Life
- 16.I'll Never Be The Same
- 17.Girl In The Shade Of The Striped Umbrella
- 18.Let's Call It A Day Girl
- 19.Love Of The Common People
- 20.Draftdodger Rag
Personnel: Bruce Belland (tenor); Glen A. Larson (baritone); Ed Cobb (bass voice).
Audio Remasterers: Ron Furmanek; Larry Walsh.
Audio Remixers: Ron Furmanek; Larry Walsh.
Liner Note Authors: Ron Furmanek; Bruce Belland; Steve Kolanjian.
Recording information: Capitol Recording Studios, Hollywood, CA (09/14/1956-04/20/1967); Capitol Studios, Hollywood, CA (09/14/1956-04/20/1967); North Hollywood High School, Hollywood, CA (09/14/1956-04/20/1967).
Director: Lincoln Mayorga.
Photographer: Larry DuPont.
Unknown Contributor Roles: Joe Maphis; Morty Corb; Van Alexander & His Orchestra.
Arrangers: Dave Guard; Al DeLory; Leon Russell; Perry Botkin, Jr.; Ray Pohlman.
All the Four Preps you'll ever need, on a 20-track compilation. Every one of their Top 40 hits is here, as are many smaller hits and unfamiliar songs, including their last chart hit, "A Letter to the Beatles." ~ Stephen Thomas Erlewine
Golden Age of American Rock 'n' Roll: Special Novelty Ed. (CD)(14)
$12.35 Super Savings
Music Lovers' Ratings & Reviews:
Based on 16 ratings.
Based on 16 ratings.
Be the first Music Lover to write an online review of this product!
- Sales Rank: 6,666
- UPC: 090431567326
- Shipping Weight: 0.25/lbs (approx)
- International Shipping: 1 item
The Best of the 1910 Fruitgum Company: Simon Says (CD)(17)
Folk Songs of Many Lands / 21 Years in a Tennessee Jail (CD)
$17.68 Super Savings
- 38 Special Extended Versions (Live) (CD) ~ $4.99 on SALE
- 45 RPM "Doo Wop & Acappella" Starlight Sessions (CD) ~ $6.49 on SALE
- 49th Street 49th Street (CD) ~ $6.49 on SALE
- The 5th Dimension Up Up and Away - The Encore Collection (CD) ~ $3.98 on SALE
- Gregory Abbott Rhyme & Reason (CD) ~ $5.97 on SALE
Collectables Records Labels:
- ? and The Mysterians 96 Tears (New Stereo Recording) / Midnight Hour (New Stereo Recording) (45) ~ $3
- Faye Adams Herald Recordings (CD) ~ $6.49 on SALE
- Jerri Adams It's Cool Inside / Play For Keeps (CD) ~ $9.73 on SALE
- Johnny Adams / Jeannie C. Riley Reconsider Me / Harper Valley PTA (45) ~ $3
- Johnny Adams Reconsider Me - A Golden Classics Edition (CD) ~ $9.98 on SALE