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The Persuasions

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The Persuasions

The Persuasions has been played on NTS shows including Reverie , with Old Man River first played on 15 August 2015.

The Persuasions are an a cappella group that began singing together in Brooklyn, New York in the mid-1960s.

The Persuasions were formed in Brooklyn in 1962, singing a cappella under corner streetlights and in subway corridors. Their style combined gospel, soul, early rock and jazz into melodic five-part harmonies. Since being discovered by Frank Zappa, The Persuasions have recorded 25 albums to date featuring the arrangements by Jimmy Hayes, Jerry Lawson, Joe Russell, Jayotis Washington and Herbert Rhoad and studio productions of music including tributes…

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MOST PLAYED TRACKS
Ever Widening Circles Of Remorse
Ned Sublette, The Persuasions
Not On Label (Ned Sublette Self-released), Not On Label (The Persuasions Self-released)1989
Ever Widening Circles Of Remorse
Ned Sublette, The PersuasionsNot On Label (Ned Sublette Self-released), Not On Label (The Persuasions Self-released)1989
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To Be Loved
The Persuasions
Elektra1977
To Be Loved
The PersuasionsElektra1977
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Old Man River
The Persuasions
Catamount1969
Old Man River
The PersuasionsCatamount1969
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