The Dells

The Dells

Profile:
Soul - doo-wop - funk - disco male vocal group

Formed in 1952, Harvey, Illinois. U.S.
Their career spanned more than four decades.
Their vocal leaders were the falsetto singer Johnny Carter and baritone singer Marvin Junior.
Initially they were called The El-Rays
Their first hit was in 1956, "Oh What A Night" at Vee Jay Records.
Late 50's they had some line-up exchanges with the doo-wop vocal groups The Moonglows and The Flamingos.
After two albums at Vee Jay Records they were signed at Cadet in mid 60's where they released a dozen albums until 1975.
After Cadet they released eight more albums at various labels like Mercury, ABC Records, 20th Century Fox Records, Private I Records, Veteran Records, Philadelphia International Records, Volt and Devine Records up untill 2002.
Inducted into Rock And Roll Hall of Fame in 2004 (Performer).
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The Dells Discography

Albums

The Dells Oh, What A Nite (Album) Vee Jay Records US 1959 Sell This Version
The Dells It's Not Unusual (Album) Vee Jay Records US 1965 Sell This Version
The Dells The Dells Musical Menu / Always Together (Album) Cadet Records US 1968 Sell This Version
The Dells There Is (Album) Cadet Records US 1968 Sell This Version
The Dells Love Is Blue (Album) Cadet Records UK 1969 Sell This Version
The Dells Like It Is Like It Was (Album) Cadet Records US 1969 Sell This Version
RL-39-0 Jimmy Cliff / The Dells Jimmy Cliff / The Dells - Wonderful World Beautiful People(LP, Mono, Transcription) AFRTS (Armed Forces Radio & Television Service) RL-39-0 US 1970 Sell This Version
The Dells Freedom Means.... (Album) Cadet Records, Cadet Records US 1971 Sell This Version
The Dells Sweet As Funk Can Be (Album) Cadet Records US 1972 Sell This Version
The Dells The Dells Sing Dionne Warwicke's Greatest Hits (Album) Cadet Records Brazil 1972 Sell This Version
The Dells Give Your Baby A Standing Ovation (Album) Cadet Records Germany 1973 Sell This Version
The Dells The Dells (Album) Cadet Records US 1973 Sell This Version
CADJ-3 The Dells The Dells(LP, Album, Promo, Smplr) Cadet Records CADJ-3 US 1973 Sell This Version
The Dells The Mighty Mighty Dells (Album) Cadet Records UK 1973 Sell This Version
The Dells / The Dramatics The Dells / The Dramatics - The Dells Vs. The Dramatics (Album) Cadet Records US 1974 Sell This Version
VJS 7305 The Dells In Concert(LP, Album) VJ International VJS 7305 UK 1974 Sell This Version
The Dells We Got To Get Our Thing Together (Album) Cadet Records Canada 1975 Sell This Version
The Dells No Way Back (Album) Mercury Netherlands 1976 Sell This Version
The Dells They Said It Couldn't Be Done, But We Did It! (Album) Mercury US 1977 Sell This Version
The Dells Love Connection (Album) Mercury US 1977 Sell This Version
AA-1100 Dells* New Beginnings(LP, Album) ABC Records AA-1100 US 1978 Sell This Version
The Dells Face To Face (Album) ABC Records US 1979 Sell This Version
The Dells I Touched A Dream (Album) 20th Century Fox Records France 1980 Sell This Version
The Dells Whatever Turns You On (Album) 20th Century Fox Records US 1981 Sell This Version
The Dells One Step Closer (Album) Private I Records US 1984 Sell This Version