Tag: Dee Dee Sharp

Dee Dee Sharp

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Dee Dee Sharp, “Ride!”

Some glorious Philadelphia soul preceded the glory years of Philly Soul...

Ruby and the Romantics

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Ruby And The Romantics, “Our Day Will Come”

Ruby and the Romantics set the charts on fire with a bossa nova flavored hit in 1963...

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Chubby Checker, “Let’s Twist Again”

"The Twist" was the only 45 to reach #1 in two different years. But was the success a curse?...

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Billy Paul, “Me and Mrs. Jones”

Billy Paul's career was not limited to one hit single...

Soul Serenade - Orlons

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: The Orlons, “South Street”

The Orlons opened with a trio of smashes before drifting apart...

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Jay & the Techniques, “Apples, Peaches, Pumpkin Pie”

You've heard all the big hits from Detroit, Memphis, and New Orleans. How about Allentown, PA? That's the home of Jay & the Techniques who...

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Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: A Soulful Thanksgiving

In the true spirit of what the holiday has become, Ken Shane serves up a musical feast full of Thanksgiving flavor....

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Film, Soundtrack Saturday

Soundtrack Saturday: “Desperately Seeking Susan”

The latest installment of Kelly Stitzel's Soundtrack Saturday series revisits a kinder, gentler time of bangles and bustiers -- yes, that's...