Self driving electric cars, busses and trucks are flooding toward us in a tsunami of hyped technological advancements eager to show us how great life can be. Ain't this a great time to be alive???
It's pretty complicated though . . . hope nothing goes wrong!
OK, now down to business!
The Turntable - Clyde McPhatter and The Platters. . . The Flipside - Ever heard of the Traveling Wilburys? . . . PICTURESQUE! - The Three Mousekateers! (Misspelled? . . . perhaps!)
Today in The Club PUB! The Deficit isn't a wakeup call Yet!
Well . . . That's a wrap!
Till Next week / be safe and I'll see you on the Turntable!
The Platters is an American vocal group formed in 1952. They were one of the most successful vocal groups of the early rock and roll era. he group had 40 charting singles on the Billboard Hot 100 chart between 1955 and 1967, including four number-one hits. The Platters were one of the first African-American groups to be accepted as a major chart group and were, for a period of time, the most successful vocal group in the world.
"A Lover's Question" is a 1958 Pop, R&B hit for Clyde McPhatter. The single was written by Brook Benton and Jimmy T. Williams and was Clyde McPhatter's most successful Pop and R&B release. The bass singer is Noah Hopkins. "A Lover's Question" made it to #6 on the Billboard Hot 100 and was #1 for one week on the R&B chart.
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"Lonely Teardrops" is a song recorded and released as a single in 1958 by R&B, Soul, and Rock n Roll singer Jackie Wilson on the Brunswick label. It is a 1999 Grammy Hall of Fame Inductee. The song became an across-the-board national Top 10 Pop smash (# 7),a # 1 hit on the R&B charts, and is ranked #315 on Rolling Stone magazine's list of The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time.