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Roy Hamilton

Roy Hamilton has been played on NTS shows including House Call, with Jack Jones first played on 9 June 2014.

Roy Hamilton (b. April 16, 1929, Leesburg, Georgia – d. July 20, 1969, New Rochelle, New York) was an American singer who achieved major success in both the R&B and pop charts in the 1950s.

He moved to Jersey City in 1943, studied commercial art, had operatic and classical voice training, and was a heavyweight Golden Gloves boxer, before joining gospel quartet The Searchlight Singers. In 1947 he entered and won an amateur talent show at the Apollo Theater with his dramatic rendition of "You'll Never…

Jack Jones
Roy Hamilton, Nkengas, The
Orbitone Records1974
Jack Jones
Roy Hamilton, Nkengas, TheOrbitone Records1974