The Merits

Profile:
Group of studio musicians, part of the Bandstand USA stable of artists, who were used to provide backing on "soundalike" versions of charting pop hits. These soundalikes were released on the Kenilworth label and other labels in the Spar family.

Artist

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Singles & EPs

9000 The Big Split Twist / Hey, Let's Twist — The Merits Marty (36) & The Merits Marty (36) & The Merits - The Big Split Twist / Hey, Let's Twist (Single) Kenilworth 9000 US 1961 Sell This Version
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9001 Twist Twist Senora — The Merits Marty (36) & The Merits Marty (36) & The Merits - Twist Twist Senora(7", Single) Kenilworth 9001 US 1961 Sell This Version
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BA-20165 Arabian Jerk / Please Please Little Girl — The Merits The Merits Arabian Jerk / Please Please Little Girl(7", Single) Bandstand USA BA-20165 US 1965 Sell This Version
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1010 I Sold My  Heart To The Junkman / Moon River — The Merits Peggy Thompson / The Merits Peggy Thompson / The Merits - I Sold My Heart To The Junkman / Moon River(7") Giant (4) 1010 US Unknown Sell This Version