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Platters (Musical group)

LC control no.n 94112702
Descriptive conventionsrda
Corporate name headingPlatters (Musical group)
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Variant(s)Plateros (Musical group)
See alsoMember: Taylor, Zola, 1938-2007
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Beginning date1952
Field of activityRhythm and blues music
Found inThe vocal group collection, p1986: label (Platters)
New York times, May 2, 2007 (Zola Taylor, 69, R&B singer; d. Apr. 30, 2007, Riverside, Calif.; the first woman (contralto) to be a member of the 1950s R&B group the Platters; Herb Reed a founding member of the Platters; the Platters began to fizzle after 1959)
Los Plateros [SR] 195-: container (Plateros: Zola Taylor, Tony Williams, David Lynch, Paul Robi, Herbert Reed)
Wikipedia, Feb. 8, 2019 (The Platters are an American vocal group formed in 1952; the original group consisted of Alex Hodge, Cornell Gunter, David Lynch, Joe Jefferson, Gaynel Hodge; the most successful incarnation comprising lead tenor Tony Williams, David Lynch, Paul Robi, Herb Reed, and Zola Taylor)