The Shirelles were an American girl group notable for their rhythm and blues, doo-wop and soul music and gaining popularity in the early 1960s .
The Shirelles were an influential American girl group in the early 1960s, and they were the very first girl group to have a number one single on the Billboard Hot 100. The members of the quartet were Shirley Owens (who was the lead singer for the most part), Doris Coley, Beverly Lee, and Addie "Micki" Harris.
The Shirelles – The Shirelles Greatest Hits. The Shirelles Greatest Hits (LP, Comp, Mono). Scepter Records, Scepter Records, Scepter Records. SCEPTER 507, SRM-507, 507. US. Unknown. The Shirelles' Greatest Hits (LP, Comp).
The Shirelles - It's Mine, My Willow Tree, Rainbow Valley and 56 more tracks from this album here for free. More albums by this artist. You Don't Want My Love. Not for All the Money in the World. I Don't Think So. Oh, What a Waste of Love.
Instead, it was typical of the Shirelles' early girl group sound, though the songs surrounding the two hits weren't as strong as the two songs that served as the LP's opening cuts. Its impact is diluted, too, by the use on three numbers of backing tracks that had previously been employed on recordings of the same tunes by fellow Scepter Records artists Tommy Hunt and Chuck Jackson. Still, the Shirelles do sing those items well and bring some of their own personality to them, particularly the dignified chin-up ballad "My Willow Tree.
This album has an average beat per minute of 121 BPM (slowest/fastest tempos: 66/206 BPM). See its BPM profile at the bottom of the page. Tracklist The Best of the Shirelles. The Shirelles Sing to Trumpets and Strings. Get the Tempo of more than 6 Million songs.