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 until 2002.
Inducted into Rock And Roll Hall of Fame in 2004 (Performer).
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VJLP 1010 The Dells - Oh, What A Nite album art The Dells Oh, What A Nite (Album) Vee Jay Records VJLP 1010 US 1959 Sell This Version
VJLPS 1141 The Dells - It's Not Unusual album art The Dells It's Not Unusual (Album) Vee Jay Records VJLPS 1141 US 1965 Sell This Version
LP-804 The Dells - There Is album art The Dells There Is (Album) Cadet LP-804 US 1968 Sell This Version
35-822 The Dells - The Dells Musical Menu / Always Together album art The Dells The Dells Musical Menu / Always Together (Album) Cadet 35-822 US 1968 Sell This Version
LPS-837 The Dells - Like It Is Like It Was album art The Dells Like It Is Like It Was (Album) Cadet LPS-837 US 1969 Sell This Version
CRLS.4555 The Dells - Love Is Blue album art The Dells Love Is Blue (Album) Cadet CRLS.4555 UK 1969 Sell This Version
RL-39-0 The Dells - Wonderful World Beautiful People / Like It Is, Like It Was album art Jimmy Cliff / The Dells Jimmy Cliff / The Dells - Wonderful World Beautiful People / Like It Is, Like It Was(LP, Mono, Transcription) AFRTS RL-39-0 US 1970 Sell This Version
CA 50004, CA-50004 The Dells - Freedom Means.... album art The Dells Freedom Means.... (Album) Cadet CA 50004, CA-50004 US 1971 Sell This Version
CA 50021 The Dells - Sweet As Funk Can Be album art The Dells Sweet As Funk Can Be (Album) Cadet CA 50021 US 1972 Sell This Version
SWG-7580 The Dells - The Dells Sing Dionne Warwicke's Greatest Hits album art The Dells The Dells Sing Dionne Warwicke's Greatest Hits (Album) Cadet SWG-7580 Japan 1972 Sell This Version
CA 50046 The Dells - The Dells album art The Dells The Dells (Album) Cadet CA 50046 US 1973 Sell This Version
CHLS 300 The Dells - Give Your Baby A Standing Ovation album art The Dells Give Your Baby A Standing Ovation (Album) Cadet CHLS 300 Australia 1973 Sell This Version
9109 100 The Dells - The Mighty Mighty Dells album art The Dells The Mighty Mighty Dells (Album) Cadet 9109 100 UK 1973 Sell This Version
CA 60027 The Dells - The Dells Vs. The Dramatics album art The Dells / The Dramatics The Dells / The Dramatics - The Dells Vs. The Dramatics (Album) Cadet CA 60027 US 1974 Sell This Version
VJS 7305 The Dells - The Dells In Concert album art The Dells The Dells In Concert(LP, Album) VJ International VJS 7305 US 1974 Sell This Version
SRM-1-1059 The Dells - We Got To Get Our Thing Together album art The Dells We Got To Get Our Thing Together (Album) Cadet SRM-1-1059 Canada 1975 Sell This Version
6338 684 The Dells - No Way Back album art The Dells No Way Back (Album) Mercury 6338 684 Brazil 1976 Sell This Version
SRM 1622, SRM - 1622 The Dells - They Said It Couldn't Be Done, But We Did It! album art The Dells They Said It Couldn't Be Done, But We Did It! (Album) Mercury SRM 1622, SRM - 1622 Turkey 1977 Sell This Version
SRM-1-3711 The Dells - Love Connection album art The Dells Love Connection (Album) Mercury SRM-1-3711 US 1977 Sell This Version
AA-1100 The Dells - New Beginnings album art Dells* New Beginnings (Album) ABC Records AA-1100 US 1978 Sell This Version
AA-1113 The Dells - Face To Face album art The Dells Face To Face (Album) ABC Records AA-1113 US 1979 Sell This Version
C-618 The Dells - I Touched A Dream album art The Dells I Touched A Dream (Album) 20th Century Fox Records C-618 US 1980 Sell This Version
C-633 The Dells - Whatever Turns You On album art The Dells Whatever Turns You On (Album) 20th Century Fox Records C-633 US 1981 Sell This Version
CHC-9103 The Dells - The Dells album art The Dells The Dells(Cass) Chess CHC-9103 US 1982 Sell This Version
BFZ 39309 The Dells - One Step Closer album art The Dells One Step Closer (Album) Private I Records BFZ 39309 US 1984 Sell This Version