Previous Vocal Group Record of the Week
#732 (Week of 11/5/11 - 11/11/11)

OBSCURE VOCAL GROUPS - PART TWO

THIS WEEK'S SELECTIONS PROVIDED BY ANDREW BOHAN

"When I Look At You"/"Young Girls, Young Girls"
by The Encores
on Checker 760
released in 1952


    
(From The Billboard 8/30/52)

Per Disco-File, The Encores consisted of Sammy Brown, William Parker, James Ricks and Alvin Van Landingham. This is their only known record. Seems that their chosen name did not become a reality.


    

    




Above Top: Chess-Checker clipping from 11/12/55.

Above Left: Column from The Billboard dated 5/17/52.

Above Right: Columns from The Billboard dated (Top) 8/1/53 and (Bottom) 6/19/54.

Reference Links: Chess Records ; Parrot Records ; Al Benson.


Listen to this week's selections by The Encores on Checker 760 from 1952:
[Audio restoration by Dave Saviet.]

     A. Stream RealAudio...
 
          1. When I Look At You
          2. Young Girls, Young Girls
 
          BOTH played in sequence

     B. Download RealAudio...
 
          1. When I Look At You
          2. Young Girls, Young Girls

     C. Stream/Download Media Player...
 
          1. When I Look At You
          2. Young Girls, Young Girls


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