George Tindley

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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 forRose 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.
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Singles & EPs

George Tindley - Heart Of Gold / Close Your Eyes album art George Tinley* Heart Of Gold / Close Your Eyes Herald US 1961 Sell This Version
The Modern Redcaps With George Tindley The Modern Redcaps With George Tindley - I Couldn't Care Less / Done Being Lonely (Single) Smash Records (4) US 1962 Sell This Version
P-834 George Tindley - Fairy Tales / Just For Her album art George Tindley Fairy Tales / Just For Her(7", Promo) Parkway P-834 US 1962 Sell This Version
George Tindley - Don't You Hear Them Laughing  album art George Tindley And The Modern Red Caps* George Tindley And The Modern Red Caps* - Don't You Hear Them Laughing (Single) Rowax US 1963 Sell This Version
George Tindley - Ain't That Peculiar / It's All Over But The Shouting album art George Tindley Ain't That Peculiar / It's All Over But The Shouting (Single) Wand US 1969 Sell This Version
George Tindley - Wan-Tu-Wah-Zuree / Pity The Poor Man album art George Tindley Wan-Tu-Wah-Zuree / Pity The Poor Man (Single) Wand US 1970 Sell This Version
MP-17 George Tindley - Ain't That Peculiar / Wan Tu Wah Zuree album art George Tindley Ain't That Peculiar / Wan Tu Wah Zuree(Acetate, 7") Melting Pot Sound MP-17 US Unknown Sell This Version
DW-101 George Tindley - Ain't Gonna Worry About You album art George Tindley & The Modern Redcaps George Tindley & The Modern Redcaps - Ain't Gonna Worry About You(7", Single, Promo) Doo-Wopp Records DW-101 US Unknown Sell This Version
WND 11208 George Tindley - Honky Tonk Woman album art George Tindley Honky Tonk Woman(7") Wand WND 11208 USA & Canada Unknown Sell This Version
E-1060 George Tindley - Wedding Bells / No Lonely Nights album art George Tindley Wedding Bells / No Lonely Nights(7", Promo) Ember Records (3) E-1060 US Unknown Sell This Version

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anthon

anthon

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

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