Happy Birthday Archie Bell!

Happy birthday to Archie Bell, leader of the group Archie Bell and the Drells, born September 1, 1944.

Archie Bell & the Drells was one of the most enjoyable (but often overlooked) dance groups of the late 60s and early 70s.  While their funky Texas (and later Philadelphia) sound was often overshadowed by the music coming from Detroit and Memphis, their contribution to the musical landscape of the time was significant -- and always funky.

> READ FULL ARCHIE BELL BIOGRAPHY

 


Happy birthday to Archie Bell, leader of the group Archie Bell and the Drells, born September 1, 1944.

Archie Bell & the Drells was one of the most enjoyable (but often overlooked) dance groups of the late 60s and early 70s.  While their funky Texas (and later Philadelphia) sound was often overshadowed by the music coming from Detroit and Memphis, their contribution to the musical landscape of the time was significant -- and always funky.

> READ FULL ARCHIE BELL BIOGRAPHY

 


 
Choice Cut - James Day feat. Audrey Wheeler - "Rewind" (Shawn's Time Machine Mix)
Now Available on Vinyl! - Sy Smith - Sometimes A Rose Grows In Concrete
Our Tributes - 40 Artists Who Died in 2018
The 70 Best Songs of 2018

Leave a comment!