The Duprees is an American musical group of doo-wop style, which had a series of hit records in the early 1960s.
The group was founded in the early 1960s in Jersey City, New Jersey, by William L. Dickinson High School students Michael Arnone, Joe Santollo, John Salvato, Tom Bialoglow, and lead singer Joey Canzano (later known as Joey Vann). George Paxton, a former big band leader was impressed by the group's style and signed them to his Coed Records label. Their first single, "You Belong to Me", had been a hit for Jo Stafford in 1952. The Duprees' version was given a big band backing by Paxton and reached the US top ten in 1962.
The group had more top 40 hits in the next few years. "My Own True Love" was a vocal adaptation of "Tara's Theme" from the soundtrack of Gone with the Wind and became the group's second hit. "Have You Heard" and "Why Don't You Believe Me" also reached the Top 40 charts and, like "YouЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- You Belong to Me [1962, альбом]
- Have You Heard [1963, альбом]
- The Best of the Duprees [сборник]
- All-Time Greatest Hits [25.06.2002, сборник]
|Gone With The Wind||
|Have You Heard (feat. Joey Vann)||
|My Own True Love||
|My Special Angel||
|Take Me As I Am||
|Why Dont You Believe me (feat. Joey Vann)||
|You Belong To Me||