The Dukays

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Soul group

Members: Eugene Dixon (lead), his cousin Shirley Johnson a.k.a. Shirley Jones (tenor/soprano), James Lowe (second tenor), Earl Edwards (baritone) and Ben Broyles (bass voice).
Active in the early 60's Chicago soul scene. Formed in the neighborhood of Englewood. Although they recorded "Duke Of Earl" as a group, Eugene Dixon took the credit of the tremendous success of the song, and started recording as Duke Of Earl at Vee Jay Records. He was replaced by Charles Davis (4). When Eugene Dixon left the group, his cousin Shirley Johnson left as well and she was replaced by Margaret "Cookie" Stone. In 1964 the line-up of the group cinsisted of Claude McRae (lead), Richard Dixon, Earl Edwards and James Lowe. With this line up they recorded two singles at Jerry-O Records before disbanding.
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The Dukays Discography Tracks

Singles & EPs

The Dukays - The Girl's A Devil / The Big Lie album art The Dukays The Girl's A Devil / The Big Lie (Single) Nat Records (2) US 1961 Sell This Version
The Dukays - Festival Of Love / Nite Owl album art The Dukays Festival Of Love / Nite Owl (Single) Nat Records (2) US 1961 Sell This Version
The Dukays - I'm Gonna Love You So / Please Help album art The Dukays I'm Gonna Love You So / Please Help (Single) Vee Jay Records US 1962 Sell This Version
The Dukays - Every Step / Combination album art The Dukays Every Step / Combination (Single) Vee Jay Records US 1962 Sell This Version
The Dukays - I Feel Good All Over / I Never Knew album art The Dukays I Feel Good All Over / I Never Knew (Single) Vee Jay Records US 1962 Sell This Version
105 The Dukays - The Jerk / Mo' Jerk album art The Dukays The Jerk / Mo' Jerk(7", Single) Jerry-O Records 105 US 1964 Sell This Version
105 The Dukays - The Jerk / Say You Love Me album art The Dukays The Jerk / Say You Love Me(7", Single) Jerry-O Records 105 US 1964 Sell This Version
The Dukays - Mellow-Fezneckey / Sho Nuf M.F. album art The Dukays Mellow-Fezneckey / Sho Nuf M.F. (Single) Jerry-O Records US 1964 Sell This Version

Compilations

NAT-1961 The Dukays - The Dukays 1961-1965 album art The Dukays The Dukays 1961-1965(CD, Comp) Nat Records (2) NAT-1961 Portugal 1996 Sell This Version

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