Previous Vocal Group Record of the Week
#587 (Week of 10/18/08 - 10/24/08)

SPOTLIGHT ON THE SIX TEENS - PART TWO

"Afar Into The Night"/"Send Me Flowers"
by The Six Teens
on Flip 317
released in 1956

"My Special Guy"/"Only Jim"
by The Six Teens
on Flip 320
released in 1956


[Above image courtesy of Galen Gart.]

Above: September 1956 clipping promoting The Six Teens' second record. Unfortunately for them, it was not "the biggest record of 1956." It, nor any of their subsequent records, came close to the success of "A Casual Look."

Click HERE to view an article about The Six Teens by Kitty Karp and Marv Goldberg.
(Will open in a separate window)



Above: Circa 1957 photo of The Six Teens, (Back L-R) Kenny Sinclair, Louise Williams, Ed Wells, Beverly Pecot, Darryl Lewis, (Front) Trudy Williams.

   
Above: Label images for Flip 317 and Flip 320, both recorded in early 1956 and released in July and December of that year, respectively. Trudy Williams sings lead on both sides of Flip 317. All three girls sing harmony lead on "My Special Guy," while Trudy again sings lead and Darryl Lewis the bridge on "Only Jim." Ed Wells composed all four sides.

Listen to this week's selections by The Six Teens: [Audio restoration by Dave Saviet.]

      

  A. Stream RealAudio...
 
       Afar Into The Night - Flip 317 - 1956
       Send Me Flowers - Flip 317 - 1956
       My Special Guy - Flip 320 - 1956
       Only Jim - Flip 320 - 1956
 
       ALL FOUR SONGS played in sequence

  B. Download RealAudio...
 
       Afar Into The Night - Flip 317 - 1956
       Send Me Flowers - Flip 317 - 1956
       My Special Guy - Flip 320 - 1956
       Only Jim - Flip 320 - 1956
 
  C. Stream/Download Media Player...
 
       Afar Into The Night - Flip 317 - 1956
       Send Me Flowers - Flip 317 - 1956
       My Special Guy - Flip 320 - 1956
       Only Jim - Flip 320 - 1956
 

    [To download audio files, right-click on link and then select "Save (Link) Target As..."]

Click HERE for Spotlight On The Six Teens - Part One. (Will open in a separate window)


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