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The Dell-Vikings Featuring Krips Johnson - Whispering Bells / Don't Be A Fool Album

The Dell-Vikings Featuring Krips Johnson - Whispering Bells / Don't Be A Fool Album
Performer: The Dell-Vikings Featuring Krips Johnson
Genre: Rock
Title: Whispering Bells / Don't Be A Fool
MP3 album size: 1152 mb
FLAC album size: 2437 mb
Style: Doo Wop, Rock & Roll
Country: US
Released: Jun 1957
Catalog number: 45-15592
Label: Dot Records


1Whispering Bells
Written-By – C. Quick, F. Lowery
2Don't Be A Fool
Written-By – C. Quick


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
FB-214The Del Vikings Feat. Krips Johnson The Del Vikings Feat. Krips Johnson - Whispering Bells / Don't Be A Fool ‎(Shellac, 10")Fee Bee Records FB-214US1957
45-15592The Dell-Vikings Whispering Bells ‎(7")Dot Records45-15592US1957
45-HL-1258The Del Vikings Whispering Bells ‎(7")London Records45-HL-1258Australia1957
9-1.016The Del Vikings Whispering Bells ‎(7", Mono)Versailles 9-1.016France1957
FB-214The Del Vikings Whispering Bells ‎(7")Fee Bee Records FB-214US1957


Nearly identical to the other Dot 45-15592 release but this one has:
- Bold font on the Dot records info on label bottom
- "Gil-Fee Bee Music" is one one line on both label sides

All other information is identical to the above release


  • Matrix / Runout (Side A Etching): 45-M-9801 ① ∆15945
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B Etching): 45-M-9800 ⑥ ∆15944
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A Label): MW-9801
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B Label): MW-9800
  • Other (On label): 5-57
  • Rights Society: BMI


  • Record Company – Dot Records, Inc.
  • Published By – Gil
  • Published By – Fee Bee Music
  • Pressed By – Monarch Record Mfg. Co. – ∆15945
  • Pressed By – Monarch Record Mfg. Co. – ∆15944



Текст песни: Whispering bells Whisper low Whispering bells Love you so. Don't Be A Fool. Whispering Bells. Исполнитель: The Del-Vikings. The Very Best of The Dell Vikings. The Del-Vikings. Другие версии. Whispering Bells is a song performed by The Del-Vikings . the Dell-Vikings. It reached 5 on the U. R&B chart and 9 on the U. pop chart in 1957. Kripp Johnson was the lead vocalist on this recording. The song ranked 49 on Billboard's Year-End top 50 singles of 1957. The Mighty Echoes released a version of the song on their 2006 album A Cappella Cool. Jesse Winchester released a version of the song on his 2014 album A Reasonable Amount of Trouble. Performer: The Dell-Vikings Krips JohnsonWriter: F. Lowery C. QuickDigitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record. The recording on the other side of this disc: Don't Be a Fool. Technical Notes: Crackling. Read about Whispering Bells from The Dell-Vikings and Kripp Johnson's Even More Doo-Wop and see the artwork, lyrics and similar first pressing of The Dell Vikings featuring Krips Johnson Whispering Bells backed with Don't Be a Fool on FEE BEE label FB-214 from May of 1956. The Dell Vikings Doo-Wop group were members of the Air Force in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania. quick listen links: Whispering Bells - oDrjIW91Qh0 Don't Be a Fool - ejNqO2EXK1w. Artist: Dell Vikings. Album: 1 Songs, 2019. The Del Vikings were one of the first integrated vocal groups in rock 'n' roll. Corinthian Krips Johnson, Norman Wright and Clarence Quick were black, and David Lerchey and Donald Gus Backus were white. Although the group's two biggest hits, Whispering Bells and Come Go With Me were released by Dot Records in 1957 and 1958, both songs were actually recorded in 1956 for a small Pittsburgh label called FeeBee Records. The songs became a hit in the local Pittsburgh area an. Shop 95 records for sale for album Whispering bells by Dell-Vikings on CDandLP in Vinyl and CD format. dell vikings whispering bells, don't be a fool. Collectables - USA - 1252 - D 25. Price : . Format : 7inch x 1. Cover condition : NA Not applicable Media condition : NM Near Mint. dell vikings harold dorman 13. dell vikings featuring corinthian 'kripp' john 1. Record grading. Cover grading. Disc IDs. Cover Art 0. Clarence E. Quick track A. recording of: Don't Be a Fool track B. Whispering Bells track A. 1957 Dot Records. Dot - 45-15592 Flip Side: Don't Be a Fool - The Dell-Vikings Feat: Krips Johnson Reached no. 5 on the U. R&B Charts and Reached all of this album's music connections, watch videos, listen to music, discuss and download. was sampled in. Who This by Young Nut 2017. was covered in. Whispering Bells by Dobby Dobson 1978
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