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The Magnificents

The Magnificents has been played on NTS in shows including Launette's Hour w/ Laura Coxeter, featured first on 14 September 2014. Songs played include Thing It Is.

1 The Magnificents are a doo woo group with Johnny Keyes, Thurman "Ray" Ramsey, Fred Rakestraw and Willie Myles. The group recorded their only hit single in their first session, "Up on the Mountain", it went to #9 on the Billboard R&B chart. On July 13, 1956, the Magnificents returned for a second session, but all four sides were rejected. A few days later all four numbers were re-recorded, leading to two singles, "Caddy Bo" and "Off the…

Thing It Is
Charlie McClendon, The Magnificents
Thing It Is
Charlie McClendon, The MagnificentsPolydor1969