Halos Groups

Carl Spencer (& Group) – Tired Of Work/ Prayer, ’59 (Southside 1002)

(The book lists as both (BB The Halos-#1002) and (& Group-#1007) and dates 1959 and 1962 respectively.  Arthur Crier/Halos bios (see Marv Goldberg) do not mention the Halos backing these releases.  Is there updated information?  Scans found for #1002.)



Halos (NY-Male Group)

– Nag/ Copy Cat, ’61 (7 Arts 709)

– What’d I Say/ Come On, ’61 (7 Arts 720)

– Village Of Love/ Mean Old World, ’62 (Trans Atlas 690)


Halos (NY-Male Group) – Warwick LP W2046 (1962)

Side 1: Nag, Your Precious Love, Bird Dog, I Went To A Party, Copy Cat, If I Had Known.

Side 2: What’d I Say, Mean Old World, Down The Road, Crazy Bells, Oh What A Night, Come On.



Halos (NY) as Craftys

– L-O-V-E, ’61 (Lois 5000) (Flip ‘You Must Have Been A Beautiful Baby’ is by the Candysticks.)  (See Comment.)

– L-O-V-E/ Heartbreaking World, ’61 (7 Arts S 708)


Halos (NY) as Craftys (Musical Acc: The Ragin Storms) – Zoom Zoom Zoom/ I Went To A Party, ’62 (Elmor 310) (‘I Went To A Party’ (Warwick LP 2046) as Halos.)


Halos (NY) backing as Cammy Carol (BV The Halos) – Out Of Sight, Out Of Mind/ Until The Day I Die, ’61 (Elmor 302)


Curtis Lee – Pretty Little Angel Eyes/ Gee How I Wish You Were Here, ’61 (Dunes 2007) (BV by The Halos-uncredited)



Johnny Angel & The Halos (NY-Male Group)

– Lady Of Spain/ Without Her Heart (I Got A Letter Today), ’61 (Felsted 8633)

– (If I Had) One More Tomorrow/ The Mashed Potato Stomp, ’62 (Felsted 8646)

– Roller-Motion/ Looking For A Fool, ’62 (Felsted 8659)



Ernie (Spano) & The Halo’s (South Philadelphia) – Girl From Across The Sea (Angel Marie)/ Darlin!!! Don’t Make Me Cry, ’63 (Guyden 2085)

(Different group than NY Halos/Craftys.)



Halos (NY-Female Group) (gms: Toni Mason (lead), Barbara Allbut, Phyllis (Jiggs) Allbut.))

– Do I/ Just Keep On Loving Me, ’65 (Congress 244 & Con-Gress 244X)

– Since I Fell For You/ You’re Never Gonna Find, ’65 (Congress 249)

– Baby What You Want Me To Do/ Hey Hey Love Me, ’65 (Congress 253)

– Come Softly To Me/ He’s Just Too Much, ’66 (Congress 262) (Not listed in the book.  See 45Cat for label scan.)


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