Major Lance

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American R&B singer, born 4 April 1939 in Winterville, Mississippi, USA, died 3 September 1994 in Decatur, Georgia, USA.
As a child he relocated to Chicago, where he was initially raised on the west side of the city, before he moved near the north.
While studying at Wells High School, Lance began boxing.
Curtis Mayfield and Jerry Butler also went to the same school.
His interests soon veered towards music and this new interest led to him forming the group The Floats with Otis Leavill and Barbara Tyson.
Lance also sang with the The Gospel Five, The Harmonaires.
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Albums

OKS 14105 Major Lance - The Monkey Time album art Major Lance The Monkey Time (Album) Okeh OKS 14105 Canada 1963 Sell This Version
33SX 1728 Major Lance - The Rhythm Of Major Lance album art Major Lance The Rhythm Of Major Lance(LP, Mono) Columbia 33SX 1728 UK 1964 Sell This Version
OKM 12110 Major Lance - Major's Greatest Hits album art Major Lance Major's Greatest Hits (Comp, Album) Okeh OKM 12110 US 1965 Sell This Version
COLP1001 Major Lance - Major Lance's Greatest Hits Recorded Live At The Torch album art Major Lance Major Lance's Greatest Hits Recorded Live At The Torch (Album, Comp) Contempo COLP1001 UK 1973 Sell This Version
S7-751R1 Major Lance - Now Arriving album art Major Lance Now Arriving (Album) Soul S7-751R1 US 1978 Sell This Version
TORLP 1 Major Lance - Live At Hinckley 13.11.82 album art Major Lance Live At Hinckley 13.11.82(LP) Torch Records (2) TORLP 1 1982 Sell This Version
FZ 38898 Major Lance - The Major's Back album art Major Lance The Major's Back(LP, Album) Kat Family Records FZ 38898 US 1983 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

71582X45 Major Lance - I*ve Got A Girl / Phyllis album art Major Lance I*ve Got A Girl / Phyllis (Single) Mercury 71582X45 US 1960 Sell This Version
4-7168 Major Lance - Delilah / Everytime album art Major Lance Delilah / Everytime (Single) Okeh 4-7168 US 1962 Sell This Version
DNZ.10305 Major Lance - The Monkey Time / Mama Didn't Know album art Major Lance The Monkey Time / Mama Didn't Know (Single) Okeh DNZ.10305 New Zealand 1963 Sell This Version
DB 7168 Major Lance - Hey Little Girl album art Major Lance Hey Little Girl (Single) Okeh DB 7168 UK 1963 Sell This Version
4-7187 Major Lance - Um, Um, Um, Um, Um, Um album art Major Lance Um, Um, Um, Um, Um, Um (Single) Okeh 4-7187 US 1963 Sell This Version
ESRF 1420 Major Lance - The Monkey Time / Mama Didn't Know  album art Major Lance The Monkey Time / Mama Didn't Know (7", EP) Columbia ESRF 1420 France 1963 Sell This Version
DB 7365 Major Lance - Rhythm / Please Don't Say No More album art Major Lance Rhythm / Please Don't Say No More (Single) Okeh DB 7365 UK 1964 Sell This Version
4-7191 Major Lance - The Matador / Gonna Get Married album art Major Lance The Matador / Gonna Get Married (Single) Okeh 4-7191 US 1964 Sell This Version
4-7197 Major Lance - Girls / It Ain't No Use album art Major Lance Girls / It Ain't No Use (Single) Okeh 4-7197 US 1964 Sell This Version
4-7209 Major Lance - Sometimes I Wonder album art Major Lance Sometimes I Wonder (Single) Okeh 4-7209 US 1964 Sell This Version
4-14106 Major Lance - Um, Um, Um, Um, Um, Um - The Best Of Major Lance album art Major Lance Um, Um, Um, Um, Um, Um - The Best Of Major Lance(7", Jukebox) Okeh 4-14106 US 1964 Sell This Version
ESRF 1535 Major Lance - The Matador album art Major Lance The Matador(7", EP) Columbia ESRF 1535 France 1964 Sell This Version
ESRF 1488 Major Lance - Um, Um, Um, Um, Um, Um album art Major Lance Um, Um, Um, Um, Um, Um(7", EP) Columbia ESRF 1488 France 1964 Sell This Version
DB 7609 Major Lance - Pride And Joy album art Major Lance Pride And Joy (Single) Columbia DB 7609 UK 1965 Sell This Version
4-7216 Major Lance - Come See album art Major Lance Come See (Single) Okeh 4-7216 US 1965 Sell This Version
4-7223-H Major Lance - Ain't It A Shame / Gotta Get Away album art Major Lance Ain't It A Shame / Gotta Get Away (Single) Okeh 4-7223-H Netherlands 1965 Sell This Version
DB 7688 Major Lance - Too Hot To Hold album art Major Lance Too Hot To Hold (Single) Okeh DB 7688 UK 1965 Sell This Version
DB 7787 Major Lance - I Just Can't Help It / Everybody Loves A Good Time album art Major Lance I Just Can't Help It / Everybody Loves A Good Time (Single) Okeh DB 7787 UK 1965 Sell This Version