The Esquires

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American Soul/R&B group from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Formed in 1957 as 'Betty Moorer and the Esquires' they shortened their name after Betty left the group. In 1966 they moved to Chicago and eventually signed with Bunky Records, their debut single "Get On Up" hit #11 on the Billboard Hot 100 charts and #3 on R&B singles chart. They continued recording and performing into the mid 1970's with sporadic re-appearances until at least 1980.
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Albums

BM 300 The Esquires - Get On Up And Get Away album art The Esquires Get On Up And Get Away (Album) Bunky Records Inc. BM 300 US 1967 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

SS 2048 The Esquires - Get On Up / Listen To Me album art The Esquires Get On Up / Listen To Me (Single) Bunky Records Inc. SS 2048 UK 1967 Sell This Version
INT. 80122 The Esquires - And Get Away album art The Esquires And Get Away (Single) Bunky Records Inc. INT. 80122 France 1967 Sell This Version
BNK 7753 The Esquires - You Say album art The Esquires You Say (Single) Bunky Records Inc. BNK 7753 US 1968 Sell This Version
WND 1193 The Esquires - You've Got The Power / No Doubt About It album art The Esquires You've Got The Power / No Doubt About It (Single) Wand WND 1193 US 1968 Sell This Version
BNK 7756 The Esquires - I Know I Can / How Could It Be album art The Esquires I Know I Can / How Could It Be (Single) Bunky Records Inc. BNK 7756 US 1968 Sell This Version
BNK 7755 The Esquires - The Feeling's Gone album art The Esquires The Feeling's Gone (Single) Bunky Records Inc. BNK 7755 US 1968 Sell This Version
EPEM 10256 The Esquires - Get On Up album art The Esquires Get On Up(7", EP) Capitol Discos EPEM 10256 Mexico 1968 Sell This Version
7751 The Esquires - Baba-Daba-Dop / Ain't No Reason album art The Esquires Baba-Daba-Dop / Ain't No Reason(7", Single) B And G Records 7751 US 1968 Sell This Version
WND 1195 The Esquires - I Don't Know / Part Angel album art The Esquires I Don't Know / Part Angel (Single) Wand WND 1195 US 1969 Sell This Version
2650 The Esquires - Reach Out / Listen To Me album art The Esquires Reach Out / Listen To Me (Single) Capitol Records 2650 Canada 1969 Sell This Version
RR 403 The Esquires - Dancin' A Hole In The World album art Esquires* Dancin' A Hole In The World Rocky Ridge RR 403 US 1970 Sell This Version
L 1001 The Esquires - Girls In The City album art The Esquires Girls In The City (Single) Lamarr L 1001 US 1971 Sell This Version
HOT 103 The Esquires - Henry Ralph / My Sweet Baby album art The Esquires Henry Ralph / My Sweet Baby (Single) Hot Line Records HOT 103 US 1972 Sell This Version
NW 101 The Esquires - Let Me Build You A New World / Stay album art The Esquires Let Me Build You A New World / Stay(7") New World Records Inc. NW 101 US 1974 Sell This Version
Ju-Par 104 The Esquires - Get On Up '76 album art The Esquires Get On Up '76 (Single) Ju-Par Records Ltd. Ju-Par 104 US 1976 Sell This Version
U 79880 The Esquires - The Show Ain't Over album art The Esquires The Show Ain't Over Cigar Man Music U 79880 US 1980 Sell This Version
REP-1016 The Esquires - Suspicious Minds / In The Night / Moonlight Boogie / Girls In The City album art Candi Staton / Chick Carbo, Chrissie Zastrow & Co., The Esquires Candi Staton / Chick Carbo, Chrissie Zastrow & Co., The Esquires - Suspicious Minds / In The Night / Moonlight Boogie / Girls In The City(7", EP, Gre) Ripete REP-1016 US 1988 Sell This Version
SWF-21,077 The Esquires - Get On Up album art The Esquires Get On Up (Single) Forever Oldies SWF-21,077 US Unknown Sell This Version
R45-191 The Esquires - Girl Watcher / Get On Up album art The O'Kaysions / The Esquires The O'Kaysions / The Esquires - Girl Watcher / Get On Up (Single) Collectables R45-191 US Unknown Sell This Version
628 The Esquires Mission Bells / When I Fall In Love(7", Single) Meridian (8) 628 US Unknown Sell This Version

Compilations

SS-8017 The Esquires - Chi-Town Showdown album art The Esquires vs. The Marvelows The Esquires vs. The Marvelows - Chi-Town Showdown(LP, Album, Comp) Solid Smoke Records SS-8017 US 1982 Sell This Version
WESA 803 The Esquires - Get On Up ... And Get Away With The Esquires album art The Esquires Get On Up ... And Get Away With The Esquires(CD, Comp, Mono, RM) Westside WESA 803 US 1998 Sell This Version
302 061 995 2 The Esquires - Get On Up And Their Very Best album art The Esquires Get On Up And Their Very Best(CD, Comp) Fuel 2000 302 061 995 2 US 2012 Sell This Version
MTI 9116 The Esquires - Get On Up album art The Esquires Get On Up(Cass, Comp) Old Gold (7) MTI 9116 US Unknown Sell This Version