Here's a one-stop shopper that really rings the bell. This track set not only brings all of the cool tracks by the Heartbeats together (their biggie was "A Thousand Miles Away"); it also ropes in the later hits by Shep & the Limelites, who followed the storyline with subsequent efforts like "Daddy's Home" and "Our Anniversary." The song selection is primo, the sound is stellar, and the 9/
Explore releases from The Heartbeats at Discogs. Shop for Vinyl, CDs and more from The Heartbeats at the Discogs Marketplace. The Heartbeats: I Found A Job / Down On My Knees The Heartbeats Including Shep & The Limelites: The Heartbeats Including Shep & The Limelites - The Best Of (Comp) 3 versions: Rhino Records (2) US: Sell.
Jul 13, · However, Doo Wop lovers will not be disappointed with any of the songs on this CD. Each cut is terrific, and at 12 bucks, this CD is a fantastic bargain. Listen to the samples of "Crazy for You", "Darling How Long", "Down on My Knees" and "People are Talking" to hear Shep and his partners at their best/5(11).
The Heartbeats recently consisted of original members Wally Roker (bass) and Vernon Sievers (baritone), lead vocalist Walter Crump, and two members of the s lineup of Shep & The Limelites, Ron Bassett (second tenor) and Randy Reid (first tenor). Original first tenor Albert Crump died of cancer on October 3, at age
This features all of the Heartbeats and Shep & the Limelights' best recordings -- two groups with slightly different lineups and one strong constant: James Sheppard on lead vocals. The 40 tracks make this collection definitive, but some may balk at paying for two discs worth of material/5(14).
Jun 16, · The group folded in , the same year a re-release of A Thousand Miles Away made it to # 96 Billboard Hot in November, but Sheppard soon formed another group with Charles Baskerville and Clarence Bassett, calling themselves Shep & The Limelites (note the correct spelling)/5(4).