Ollie & The Nightingales

Real Name:
Ollie Hoskins, Rochester Neal, Bill Davis, Quincy Billops, Nelson Lesure
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Ollie & The Nightingales began as a gospel group called the Gospel Writer Juniors. After recording for the Pepper label, they changed their name to the Dixie Nightingles, and recorded material for Nashboro and Stax Records gospel subsidiary Chalice; before being convinced to sing secular R&B, and changing their name to Ollie & The Nightingales.

(Group member Willie Neal left when they made the switch from gospel to R&B; and was replaced by former The Premiers (2) and The Mad Lads member Quincy Billops)
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Albums

Ollie & The Nightingales - Ollie & The Nightingales album art Ollie & The Nightingales Ollie & The Nightingales (Album) Stax Spain 1969 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Ollie & The Nightingales - I Got A Sure Thing / Girl, You Have My Heart Singing album art Ollie & The Nightingales I Got A Sure Thing / Girl, You Have My Heart Singing (Single) Stax Germany 1968 Sell This Version
Ollie & The Nightingales - You're Leaving Me / Showered With Love album art Ollie And The Nightingales* You're Leaving Me / Showered With Love (Single) Stax US 1969 Sell This Version
Ollie & The Nightingales - I've Got A Feeling / You'll Never Do Wrong album art Ollie & The Nightingales I've Got A Feeling / You'll Never Do Wrong (Single) Stax US 1969 Sell This Version
Ollie & The Nightingales - Mellow Way You Treat Your Man / Don't Do What I Did album art Ollie & The Nightingales Mellow Way You Treat Your Man / Don't Do What I Did (Single) Stax US 1969 Sell This Version
45-M 1 Ollie & The Nightingales - Who's Making Love / You're Leaving Me album art Johnnie Taylor / Ollie And The Nightingales* Johnnie Taylor / Ollie And The Nightingales* - Who's Making Love / You're Leaving Me(7") Stax 45-M 1 Greece 1969 Sell This Version
Ollie & The Nightingales - Bracing Myself For The Fall / I'll Be Your Anything album art Ollie & The Nightingales Bracing Myself For The Fall / I'll Be Your Anything (Single) Stax US 1970 Sell This Version

Compilations

SCD-88015-2 Ollie & The Nightingales - Ollie & The Nightingales album art Ollie & The Nightingales Ollie & The Nightingales(CD, Album, Comp, RE) Stax SCD-88015-2 US 1993 Sell This Version

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