Previous Vocal Group Record of the Week
(Week of 3/8/03 - 3/14/03)


"Forgive And Forget"
by The Orioles
on Jubilee 5016
released in 1949

"If You Believe"
by The Orioles
on Jubilee 5161
released in 1954

Photo Of The Orioles
[The above photo provided by Paul Ressler.]

Above: Photo of The Orioles. (Top) Alexander Sharp, (Bottom L-R) Sonny Til, George Nelson, Ralph Williams, Johnny Reed. Williams had replaced Tommy Gaither as the group's guitarist after Gaither was killed in an automobile accident in 1950.

To view an article about The Orioles by Marv Goldberg, please click HERE.



Jubilee Label-The Orioles-1949 Jubilee Label-The Orioles-1954
Above: (Left) Label image for Jubilee 5016 recorded 9/25/49 and released in October 1949. (Right) Label image for Jubilee 5161 recorded 9/1/54 and released in October 1954. From 1948 to 1956, The Orioles had at least 44 releases on Jubilee.

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"Forgive And Forget" - Jubilee 5016 - 1949
"If You Believe" - Jubilee 5161 - 1954
"BOTH SONGS" played in sequence

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"Forgive And Forget" - Jubilee 5016 - 1949 (file size=487KB)
"If You Believe" - Jubilee 5161 - 1954 (file size=363KB)


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