The Twinkle Stars

Profile:
Soul-pop group from Suriname formed in the 2nd half of the Sixties, made up of 8 plus soloist singer Oscar Harris. In the group, very famous and appreciated in Netherlands, stand out Alfred Ommen, bandleader, Edmond Oosthuizen, rhythm guitarist & singer, Ricardo Wouden, drums. In the 70's also vocals Billy Jones (3), Humphrey Campbell, Ruud Seedorf. Their music is a mix of Funk, Rhythm & Blues and Kaseko, the latter is a fusion of African, European and American styles, strongly influenced by Dixieland, Calypso, Rock & Roll and other styles, whose instruments include the use of drums, saxophone, trumpet and, sometimes, a trombone. Disbanded in 1973 (Amsterdam).
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Albums

The Twinkle Stars - Love Is Gonna Rain On You album art Billy Jones (3) & The Stars* Billy Jones (3) & The Stars* - Love Is Gonna Rain On You (Album) Catfish Netherlands 1970 Sell This Version
BE 877.032-G The Twinkle Stars - Ballads album art Oscar Harris & Billy Jones (3) And The Twinkle Stars Oscar Harris & Billy Jones (3) And The Twinkle Stars - Ballads(LP, Album) Blue Elephant BE 877.032-G Netherlands 1972 Sell This Version
The Twinkle Stars - Trotyl album art The Twinkle Stars Trotyl (Album) Blue Elephant Netherlands 1973 Sell This Version
The Twinkle Stars - Trotyl 2 album art Twinkle Stars* Trotyl 2 (Album) Pink Elephant Netherlands 1976 Sell This Version
The Twinkle Stars - Hang On Sloopy album art The Twinkle Stars Hang On Sloopy (Album) Pink Elephant Netherlands 1976 Sell This Version
The Twinkle Stars - Papa Lekker album art The Twinkle Stars Papa Lekker (Album) Dureco Benelux Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

PD.9728 The Twinkle Stars - Try A Little Love album art Oscar Harris, The Twinkle Stars Oscar Harris, The Twinkle Stars - Try A Little Love(7") Gallo PD.9728 South Africa 1970 Sell This Version
The Twinkle Stars - Love Is Gonna Rain On You / Feelin' Good album art Billy Jones (3) & The Stars* Billy Jones (3) & The Stars* - Love Is Gonna Rain On You / Feelin' Good (Single) Catfish Netherlands 1970 Sell This Version
5C 006-24119 M The Twinkle Stars - All My Brothers Are Clean album art Billy Jones (3) & The Stars* Billy Jones (3) & The Stars* - All My Brothers Are Clean(7", Single) Catfish 5C 006-24119 M Netherlands 1970 Sell This Version
5C 006-24206 M The Twinkle Stars - Funky, Monkey Monkey album art Billy Jones (3) And The Stars* Billy Jones (3) And The Stars* - Funky, Monkey Monkey(7", Single) Catfish 5C 006-24206 M Netherlands 1970 Sell This Version
5C 006-24450 The Twinkle Stars - Look Out (Here I Come) Part 1 & 2 / She's Comin' Home album art Billy Jones (3) And The Stars* Billy Jones (3) And The Stars* - Look Out (Here I Come) Part 1 & 2 / She's Comin' Home(7", Single) Imperial (2) 5C 006-24450 Netherlands 1971 Sell This Version
BE 24.006Y The Twinkle Stars - Soldiers Prayer album art Oscar Harris And The Twinkle Stars Oscar Harris And The Twinkle Stars - Soldiers Prayer(7", Single) Blue Elephant, Dureco BE 24.006Y Belgium 1972 Sell This Version
The Twinkle Stars - I'll Try My Hand / Betcha By Golly Wow album art Oscar Harris, Billy Jones (3) & The Twinkle Stars Oscar Harris, Billy Jones (3) & The Twinkle Stars - I'll Try My Hand / Betcha By Golly Wow (Single) Blue Elephant Belgium 1973 Sell This Version
M-45 The Twinkle Stars - We Want Peace / Jerusalem album art Billy Jones (3) & The Twinkle Stars Billy Jones (3) & The Twinkle Stars - We Want Peace / Jerusalem(7", Single) Merry Disc M-45 Barbados 1973 Sell This Version
BE 24.534 The Twinkle Stars - Jerusalem album art The Twinkle Stars Jerusalem(7") Blue Elephant BE 24.534 Netherlands 1973 Sell This Version
BE 24.017-G, DU 23.130 The Twinkle Stars - Singerman album art The Twinkle Stars Singerman(7") Blue Elephant, Blue Elephant BE 24.017-G, DU 23.130 Netherlands 1973 Sell This Version
BE 24.561 The Twinkle Stars - Oeng Egi Passi album art The Twinkle Stars Oeng Egi Passi(7", Single) Blue Elephant BE 24.561 Netherlands 1975 Sell This Version
MS 4001 The Twinkle Stars - Hang On 'Disco' Sloopy album art The Twinkle Stars Hang On 'Disco' Sloopy(12", Single) Pink Elephant MS 4001 Netherlands 1976 Sell This Version
PE.22.207-G The Twinkle Stars - Bump Me Slow album art The Twinkle Stars Bump Me Slow(7") Pink Elephant PE.22.207-G Netherlands 1977 Sell This Version
4427 The Twinkle Stars - Papa Lekker album art Twinkle Stars* Papa Lekker(7") Dureco Benelux 4427 Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version
35.764 The Twinkle Stars - Gloria album art The Twinkle Stars Gloria(7", Single) Omega (2) 35.764 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version

Compilations

JDL 25.008 The Twinkle Stars - The Best Of The Twinkle Stars album art The Twinkle Stars The Best Of The Twinkle Stars(LP, Comp) Dureco JDL 25.008 Netherlands 1977 Sell This Version
2L 61.021/22 The Twinkle Stars - The Best Of The Twinkle Stars album art The Twinkle Stars The Best Of The Twinkle Stars(2xLP, Comp, Gat) Dureco Benelux 2L 61.021/22 Netherlands 1981 Sell This Version

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