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The Dells

Induction category: Performer

Biography

Inductees: Marvin Junior (vocals; born January 31, 1936, died May 29, 2013), Johnny Funches (vocals; born July 18, 1935, died January 23, 1998), Johnnie Carter (vocals; born June 2, 1934, died August 21, 2009), Chuck Barksdale (vocals; born January 11, 1935), Verne Allison (vocals; born June 22, 1936), Michael “Mickey” McGill (vocals; born February 17, 1937) One of the longest-running vocal groups in rock and roll history, the Dells date back to 1952. Between 1956 and 1992, the Dells racked up an astonishing 46 R&B hits. Eight of these made the pop Top 40, including their best-known songs, “Stay in ...

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