30 of this jam-packed disc's 33 selections hail from the quintet's vast Mercury Records catalog, the other three are rarities culled from their pre-stardom days at Federal Records.
Once they settled in at Mercury, the Platters concentrated on gorgeous balladry.
He was charged with the crime that was on the books at that time back then, indecent or immoral practice. And got out and had nowhere to go, so Roy took him into his home he is in his 20's.
He'd better be thankful because he got lucky and dodged having his name and face on the KSOR. And Roy has screwed him over on a truck and kicked him out of his house because he didn't want to comply to Roy's demands.
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When I confirmed his identity, I told him never to speak to me again. To his defenders, look up crime report instead of watching Jerry Springer.
I tried to ignore him, but he got in my space one morning and asked a question.
" He was found guilty of a sex crime with a teen age boy that was some sort of kin to him. He pleaded guilty in NY to forcible touching, which is not classified as a sex crime that requires registration.
Whatever happened in Todd County happened in the 1960's.
No vocal group dominated the American pop charts during the second half of the 1950s like The Platters.
Though rock 'n' roll was ascending with Elvis, Chuck Berry, and Little Richard, The Platters stayed on top by going in the opposite direction.
When they eased into one of their unforgettable hits, teens and adults alike swooned. With Bear Family's usual attention to detail - in-depth liner notes by compiler Bill Dahl, a load of vintage photos, and full discography - 'Ballads Of The Platters' is the ultimate single-disc overview of one of the top vocal groups of the 1950s.