Chantones Groups

Chantones (East Austin Texas) – Cocoanuts And Palm Trees/ Dear Diary, ’59 (TNT 167)

  • The Book lists the B-side as ‘Cocoanuts And Palm Trees.  No scans were found.


As/ an article at’-ray-rememb…, Vivian Worden (Betty Barnes), recruited a black group from East Austin called the Chantones to record two of her songs- “Dear Diary ” and “Cocoanuts To Palm Trees.”


Chantones (Detroit) (ref Jack Scott)

– It’s Just A Summer Love/ Five Little Numbers, ’58 (Carlton 485)

– Tangerock/ Don’t Open That Door, ’60 (Top Rank 2066)

– Stormy Weather/ Sweet Georgia Brown, ’61 (Capitol 4661)

– I Remember You/ Talkin [sic], ’66 (Sidra 9008)


as Jack Scott (w The Chantones Vocal Group)

– I Never Felt Like This/ Bella, ’59 (Carlton 504)

– The Way I Walk/ Midgie, ’59 (Carlton 514)