3. Sept. 2023 · Die Gruppe fand 1955 an einer Highschool im New Yorker Stadtteil Brooklyn unter dem Namen The Linc-Tones zusammen. Zu den Gründungsmitgliedern gehörte Neil Sedaka, der das Gesangsquartett 1957 verließ, um als Solist erfolgreich zu werden. 1960 etablierte sich schließlich der Name The Tokens.
Vor 3 Tagen · Mitch Margo. Bill Reid. The Tokens were an American doo-wop band  and record production company group from Brooklyn, New York City. The group has had four top 40 hits on the Billboard Hot 100, all in the 1960s, their biggest being the chart-topping 1961 hit single "The Lion Sleeps Tonight".YearTitles (a-side, B-side) Both Sides From ...Chart Positions(us )Chart Positions(us R&b )1956"I Love My Baby" b/w "While I Dream" A——1961"Tonight I Fell in Love" b/w "I'll Always ...15—1961"When I Go to Sleep at Night" b/w "Dry ...——1961"Sincerely" b/w "When Summer Is Through"——
- 1955–1978, 1998–2000
Vor 2 Tagen · The Tokens. Doo-wop to vocal pop group from Brooklyn, New York City, USA. Formed in 1955 by Hank Medress. The original band included Neil Sedaka, but it was not until Medress reassembled the group in 1960, with brothers Phil and Mitch Margo and lead vocalist Jay Siegel, that they really hit the big time. By 1967 they had scored nine charting ...
12. Sept. 2023 · Tokens members Noah Margo and Jay Leslie have joined with Phil's grandsons Solomon Margo and Ethan Ginsberg-Margo. Along with Rebecca Curci and Nico Wicklin they are continuing Phil and Mitch's incredible musical legacy. Home page of The Tokens, a rock group from Los Angeles. The Tokens, famous for their 1961 recording of The Lion Sleeps ...
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