The Persuasions

The Persuasions

Profile:
US a cappella group from Brooklyn, NY, dating back to the mid-1960s. 1970 album debut on the initiative of Frank Zappa. Had their prime recording career in the 70's with such albums as the 1977 "Chirpin" that was awarded the maximum 5 stars in The Rolling Stones Album Guide.
Included in line-up over time: Jerry Lawson, Joe 'Jesse' Russell, Jayotis Washington, Herbert 'Toubo' Rhoad, Jimmy 'Bro' Hayes, Bernard “B.J.” Jones
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The Persuasions Discography Tracks

Albums

The Persuasions Sing Stardust Acappella Catamount US 1969 Sell This Version
The Persuasions Acappella (Album) Straight US 1970 Sell This Version
The Persuasions We Came To Play (Album) Capitol Records US 1971 Sell This Version
The Persuasions Spread The Word (Album) Capitol Records US 1972 Sell This Version
The Persuasions Street Corner Symphony (Album) Capitol Records US 1972 Sell This Version
The Persuasions We Still Ain't Got No Band (Album) MCA Records Canada 1973 Sell This Version
The Persuasions I Just Want To Sing With My Friends (Album) A&M Records Japan 1974 Sell This Version
The Persuasions More Than Before (Album) A&M Records US 1974 Sell This Version
The Persuasions Chirpin' (Album) Elektra US 1977 Sell This Version
The Persuasions Comin' At Ya (Album) Flying Fish (2) Canada 1979 Sell This Version
The Persuasions Good News (Album) Rounder Records US 1982 Sell This Version
The Persuasions No Frills (Album) Rounder Records UK 1984 Sell This Version
Ned Sublette, Lawrence Weiner & The Persuasions Ned Sublette, Lawrence Weiner & The Persuasions - Ships At Sea, Sailors & Shoes (Album) Excellent Records (2) US 1993 Sell This Version
HNCD 1993 The Persuasions Toubo's Song(CD) Hammer N' Nails HNCD 1993 Virgin Islands 1993 Sell This Version
The Persuasions Right Around The Corner (Album) The Network Netherlands 1994 Sell This Version
CD BB 9576 The Persuasions Sincerely(CD, Album) Bullseye Blues CD BB 9576 US 1996 Sell This Version
R2 75794 The Persuasions On The Good Ship Lollipop(CD, Album) Music For Little People R2 75794 US 1999 Sell This Version
The Persuasions Sunday Morning Soul (Album) Bullseye Blues & Jazz US 2000 Sell This Version
R2 79832 The Persuasions Frankly A Cappella - The Persuasions Sing Zappa(CD, Album) EarthBeat! R2 79832 US 2000 Sell This Version
GDCD 4070 The Persuasions Might As Well: The Persuasions Sing Grateful Dead(CD, Album) Grateful Dead Records GDCD 4070 US 2000 Sell This Version
The Persuasions Sing The Beatles (Album) Chesky Records US 2002 Sell This Version
JD251 The Persuasions A Cappella Dreams(CD, Album) Chesky Records JD251 US 2003 Sell This Version
JD306 The Persuasions Sing U2(CD, Album) Chesky Records JD306 US 2005 Sell This Version
ZM 201011 The Persuasions Knockin' On Bob's Door(CD, Album) Zoho Music LLC ZM 201011 US 2010 Sell This Version
none Barenaked Ladies & The Persuasions Barenaked Ladies & The Persuasions - Ladies and Gentlemen: Barenaked Ladies & the Persuasions (LP, Album) Raisin' Records none 2017 Sell This Version

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