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The Originals were a soul group signed to Motown Records from the mid-1960s to the mid-1970s. They came together as Freddie Gorman, Walter Gaines, C.P. Spencer, Hank Dixon and Joe Stubbs. Stubbs left after less than a year with the group, and Spencer left in 1973 and was replaced by Ty Hunter. Spencer rejoined the group in the late 1970s. They were used extensively as background singers at Motown, as well as having their own hits like "Baby, I'm For Real" and "The Bells".
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ORG-001 The Originals - Down To Love Town / Date With The Rain album art The Originals / Eddie Kendricks The Originals / Eddie Kendricks - Down To Love Town / Date With The Rain(12", Unofficial) Duotone Recordings ORG-001 US 2001 Sell This Version
MOT-2853 The Originals - Down To Love Town / I Was Born This Way album art The Originals / Carl Bean The Originals / Carl Bean - Down To Love Town / I Was Born This Way(12", RE, Unofficial) Motown MOT-2853 US 2008 Sell This Version
2233, S-1966 The Originals - Top Of The Stairs / Suspicion album art Collins And Collins* / The Originals Collins And Collins* / The Originals - Top Of The Stairs / Suspicion(7", Unofficial) A&M Records (2), Soul (4) 2233, S-1966 UK 2009 Sell This Version
Not On Label The Originals - Suspicion (Alt. Take) / There's A Ghost In My House (Instrumental) album art The Originals / R. Dean Taylor The Originals / R. Dean Taylor - Suspicion (Alt. Take) / There's A Ghost In My House (Instrumental)(7", Unofficial) Jobete Music Co., Inc. Not On Label UK 2014 Sell This Version
S-1966 The Originals - Suspicion / Instrumental album art The Originals Suspicion / Instrumental(7", RE, Unofficial) Soul (4) S-1966 US Unknown Sell This Version
none Gladys Knight And The Pips, The Originals Gladys Knight And The Pips, The Originals - Fare Thee Well(7", Unofficial, W/Lbl) Not On Label none UK Unknown Sell This Version
6017 The Originals - Behind Closed Doors album art The Originals Behind Closed Doors(7", Single, Unofficial) Audio Arts! (2) 6017 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
2233 The Originals - Top Of The Stairs / Suspicion album art Collins & Collins / Originals* Collins & Collins / Originals* - Top Of The Stairs / Suspicion(7", Single, Promo, Unofficial) A&M Records 2233 Unknown Sell This Version

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