Four (4 Pharaohs) & Related Names

4 Pharaohs asby Columbus Pharaohs (w Tommy Wills Orch) – Give Me Your Love/ China Girl, ’57 (Esta 290)

(The 4 Pharaohs were not known as the Columbus Pharaohs, but were from Columbus, Ohio.  The name error was either printer or label mistake.)


4 Pharaohs

– China Doll/ Give Me Your Love, ’58 (Ransom 101 & Paradise 109, ’59) (China Girl was printed as China Doll.)

– China Girl, ’59 (Paradise 109) (Paradise also released China Doll as the original title ‘China Girl’.)


4 Pharaohs as ’4′ Pharoahs – Pray For Me/ The Move Around, ’58 (Ranson 100)

(Label #100 was released after #101.  Both the artist and label name were misspelled by printer.)


4 Pharaohs as Introducing Morris Wade (with Music By The Manhattans) – Is It Too Late/ It Was A Nite Like This, ’58 (Ransom 102)

(Another anomaly with group credit and title spelling.  The 4 Pharaohs are the group.  The Manhattans are Sonny Til’s backing band.  Is It Too Late was misspelled as Is It To Late and night is Nite [sic])


4 Pharaohs as King Pharoah & The Egyptians – By The Candle Lite/ Shimmy Sham, ’61 (Federal 12413)

(Pharaoh was misspelled as Pharoah.)


4 Pharaohs as Egyptian Kings

– Give Me Your Love (re-make)/ I Need Your Love, ’61 (Nanc 1120)

– School Days/ Summertime (Nanc-Unreleased)

(According to sources Summertime is the flip.  The Book lists The Move Around.)


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