George Tindley

Profile:
Soul singer - producer who was Born 26 February 1938, Philadelphia, PA, United States Died 15 May 1996 at age 58. He first recorded on Savoy Records, as a member of The Dreams, releasing 3 singles including "Darlene" ('54), "I'm Losing My Mind" ('54) and "I'll Be Faithful" ('55). He also joined Steve Gibson & The Red Caps in 1959, recording for Rose Records & Hunt Records. In 1962, he took over from Steve Gibson, renamed the group The Modern Red Caps, recording for Smash ('62), Rowax ('64), Penntowne ('65), and Swan ('66). Their 1966 Swan version of old Flamingos' hit "Golden Teardrops" features the lead singing of George Grant (of The Castelles). As a soul artist, two of his Wand Recordings ("Ain't That Peculiar", "Wan-Tu-Wah-Zuree") were R&B Billboard hits during 1969-1970. His great-great grandfather was the legendary gospel composer, The Rev. Charles Albert Tindley.
Sites:
In Groups:
Variations:

Artist

Image Title Label Catalog Number Year In Your Collection, Wantlist, or Inventory Actions

Singles & EPs

H-558 Heart Of Gold / Close Your Eyes — George Tindley George Tinley* Heart Of Gold / Close Your Eyes Herald H-558 US 1961 Sell This Version
Image Title Label Catalog Number Year In Your Collection, Wantlist, or Inventory Actions
S-1768 I Couldn't Care Less / Done Being Lonely — George Tindley The Modern Redcaps With George Tindley The Modern Redcaps With George Tindley - I Couldn't Care Less / Done Being Lonely (Single) Smash Records (4) S-1768 US 1962 Sell This Version
Image Title Label Catalog Number Year In Your Collection, Wantlist, or Inventory Actions
P-834 Fairy Tales / Just For Her — George Tindley George Tindley Fairy Tales / Just For Her (Single) Parkway P-834 US 1962 Sell This Version
Image Title Label Catalog Number Year In Your Collection, Wantlist, or Inventory Actions
801 Don't You Hear Them Laughing  — George Tindley George Tindley And The Modern Red Caps* George Tindley And The Modern Red Caps* - Don't You Hear Them Laughing (Single) Rowax 801 US 1963 Sell This Version
Image Title Label Catalog Number Year In Your Collection, Wantlist, or Inventory Actions
WND 11205 Ain't That Peculiar / It's All Over But The Shouting — George Tindley George Tindley Ain't That Peculiar / It's All Over But The Shouting (Single) Wand WND 11205 US 1969 Sell This Version
Image Title Label Catalog Number Year In Your Collection, Wantlist, or Inventory Actions
WND 11208 Honky Tonk Woman — George Tindley George Tindley Honky Tonk Woman(7", Single, Promo) Wand WND 11208 US 1969 Sell This Version
Image Title Label Catalog Number Year In Your Collection, Wantlist, or Inventory Actions
none Wan-Tu-Wah-Zuree / Pity The Poor Man — George Tindley George Tindley Wan-Tu-Wah-Zuree / Pity The Poor Man (Single) Wand none US 1970 Sell This Version
Image Title Label Catalog Number Year In Your Collection, Wantlist, or Inventory Actions
MP-17 Ain't That Peculiar / Wan Tu Wah Zuree — George Tindley George Tindley Ain't That Peculiar / Wan Tu Wah Zuree(Acetate, 7") Melting Pot Sound MP-17 US Unknown Sell This Version
Image Title Label Catalog Number Year In Your Collection, Wantlist, or Inventory Actions
DW-101 Ain't Gonna Worry About You — George Tindley George Tinley* & The Modern Redcaps George Tinley* & The Modern Redcaps - Ain't Gonna Worry About You(7", Single, Promo) Doo-Wopp Records DW-101 US Unknown Sell This Version
Image Title Label Catalog Number Year In Your Collection, Wantlist, or Inventory Actions
E-1060 Wedding Bells / No Lonely Nights — George Tindley George Tindley Wedding Bells / No Lonely Nights(7", Promo) Ember Records (3) E-1060 US Unknown Sell This Version

Reviews

Add Review

anthon

anthon

January 22, 2016
Why no info on his Doo-wopp release... "Aint gonna worry about you"?

Videos (17)

Edit