Inkspots, The

The Inkspots
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The Ink Spots were a popular vocal group in the 1930s and 1940s that helped define the musical genre that led to rhythm and blues and rock and roll, and the subgenre doo-wop. They and the Mills Brothers, another black vocal group of the same period, gained much acceptance in the white community. Their songs usually began with a guitar riff, followed by the tenor, who sang the whole song through. After the tenor finished singing, the bass would either recite the first half, or the bridge of the song, or would speak the words, almost in a free form, that were not part of the song, commonly using the words “Honey Child”, or “Honey Babe”, expressing his love for his darling in the song. This was followed by the tenor, who finished up singing the last refrain or the last half of the song.

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The Inkspots Memorabilia on EBay – none located June 2011

What The Inkspots music I have in my cassette collection.

The Inkspots

1 The Best Things In Life Are Free
1 Into Each Life Some Rain Must Fall
1 Whipering Grass
1 Bless You
1 Java Jive
1 Young At Heart
1 Straighten Up And Fly Right
1 Address Unknown
1 If I Didn’t Care
1 St. Lopuis Blues
2 We Three (My Echo, My Shadow and Me)
2 The Gypsy
2 It’s All Right with me
2 Here’s That Rainy Day
2 Witchcraft
2 Maybe
2 It’s A Sin To Tell A Lie
2 Alright OK, You Win
2 We’ll Meet Again
2 When The Saints Go Marching In

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