The Parliaments

The Parliaments

Vocal soul and doo-wop group, led by George Clinton.
Formed in 1955.
Modelled after Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers.
They recorded for a bunch of small labels in the 60's.
Their biggest hit is "I Wanna Testify" (1967).
Eventually evolved to Funkadelic and Parliament in late 1960s.

The Parliaments Discography

Singles & EPs

45-25063 (APT 45-15073) The Parliaments Poor Willie / Party Boys (Single) APT Records 45-25063 (APT 45-15073) US 1959 Sell This Version
FL 45-100 The Parliaments Lonely Island / (You Make Me Wanna) Cry (Single) Flipp Records FL 45-100 US 1960 Sell This Version
none The Parliaments You're Not Hurting Him (You're Hurting Me)(10", TP) Jobete Music Co., Inc. none US 1963 Sell This Version
GW-46 The Parliaments Heart Trouble / That Was My Girl Golden World GW-46 US 1966 Sell This Version
RV 207 The Parliaments (I Wanna) Testify (Single) Revilot Records RV 207 US 1967 Sell This Version
RV 211 The Parliaments All Your Goodies Are Gone (The Loser's Seat) / Don't Be Sore At Me (Single) Revilot Records RV 211 US 1967 Sell This Version
RV-223 The Parliaments Good Old Music / Time (Single) Revilot Records RV-223 US 1968 Sell This Version
RV 228 The Parliaments A New Day Begins / I'll Wait (Single) Revilot Records RV 228 US 1968 Sell This Version
RV 214 The Parliaments Little Man / The Goose (That Laid The Golden Egg)(7", Single) Revilot Records RV 214 US 1968 Sell This Version
RV-217 The Parliaments Look At What I Almost Missed / What You Been Growing(7", Single) Revilot Records RV-217 US 1968 Sell This Version
502 The Parliaments (I Wanna) Testify / All Your Goodies Are Gone (The Loser's Seat)(7", Single) Soultown (3) 502 US 1969 Sell This Version
GS022 The Parliaments / Bob & Fred The Parliaments / Bob & Fred - Heart Trouble / I'll Be On My Way(7", RE) Goldmine Soul Supply GS022 UK Unknown Sell This Version
COL 3372 The Parliaments / Darrell Banks The Parliaments / Darrell Banks - (I Wanna) Testify / Open The Door To Your Heart(7", Single) Collectables COL 3372 US Unknown Sell This Version
MEMOREE 507 / MEMOREE 508 The Parliaments / Ty Hunter The Parliaments / Ty Hunter - Good Old Music / Memories(7") Mem-O-Ree MEMOREE 507 / MEMOREE 508 Unknown Sell This Version


GSCD 52 The Parliaments Testifyin: The Mid 60's Detroit Sessions (Comp) Goldmine Soul Supply GSCD 52 UK 1994 Sell This Version
VSOP CD 286 The Parliaments Testify! The Best Of The Early Years(CD, Comp) Connoisseur Collection VSOP CD 286 UK 2000 Sell This Version