Parakeets Groups

The extent of Frank Motley’s involvement with the Parakeets is unconfirmed.  Most scans were not found.

Parakeets (DC)

– Give Me Time/ I’m Losing My Mind Over You, ’54 (Gem 218)

– Give Me Time/ Candy Bar Boogie, ’73 (Roadhouse 1005)

– My Love Is True, ’73 (Baron 105) (Scans found.  Flip ‘Can’t You See I Love You So’ is by the Rainbows.)


Parakeets (DC) (w Frank Motley Orch) – Don’t Leave My Broken Heart, ’74 (Roadhouse 1009)

(Scan found.  Flip is ‘Love Tears’ by Earls (DC) (Paul Crawford & The) (w Frank Motley & His Crew))



Parakeets (Newark) as Parakeets Vocal Group (ft Fields Martin & Williams) – I Have A Love, ’56 (Atlas 1068 & Angle Tone 1068, ‘74)

Parakeets (Newark) as Parakeets Vocal Group (ft Curry & High Smith)  The Rain Starts To Fall, ’56 (Atlas 1068 & Angle Tone 1068, ‘74)


Parakeets (Newark) as Parakeets Quintet (ft Leroy Williams) – My Heart Tells Me/ Yvonne, ’56 (Atlas 1069)


Parakeets (Newark) (Vic Donna & The) – Teenage Rose/ Silly & Sappy, ’57 (Atlas 1071)


Parakeets (Newark) backing Vic Donna – Love Was A Stranger To Me/ Count The Tears, ’57 (Atlas 1075 & Angletone 1075)



Parakeets (East Coast) (Charles Davenport connected)

– Shangri-La/ Come Back, ’61 (Jubilee 5407)

– I Want You Right Now/ I Love You Like I Do, ’62 (Big Top 3130)


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