Tag: Okeh Records

The Vibrations

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: The Vibrations, “My Girl Sloopy”

"Sloopy" was a bigger hit for the McCoys but the Vibrations got there first...

Brook Benton

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Brook Benton, “Rainy Night In Georgia”

Brook Benton scored a big comeback hit in 1960...

Soul Serenade - Major Harris

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Major Harris, “Love Won’t Let Me Wait”

Major Harris had success as a solo artist and as a member of the Delfonics...

Major Lance

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Major Lance, “Um, Um, Um, Um, Um, Um”

Major Lance, with some help from Curtis Mayfield, scored big in the '60s....

The Artistics

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: The Artistics, “I’m Gonna Miss You”

The Artistics hit it big with their 1966 single "I'm Gonna Miss You"...

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Walter Jackson, “Suddenly I’m All Alone”

Walter Jackson overcame a childhood tragedy to become a star on the R&B charts...

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Chuck Willis, “Hang Up My Rock And Roll Shoes”

Chuck Willis died while at the top of his game, but he left behind some classic records....