Bio: Fun filled dance tunes were the Original Orlons specialty, making them one of the most popular groups ever to come out of Philadelphia.
In the fall of 1961, thanks to an introduction made on their behalf by Len Barry, of the Dovells, the Orlons auditioned for Kal Mann of Cameo Records and were s... See Full BioMore Info
The Rip Chords are best known for their million-selling smash "Hey Little Cobra" and other hits like "Three Window Coupe," "Here I Stand," "Gone" and "Red Hot Roadster" from the beach movie 'A Swingin' Summer.' They were formed and produced by The Beach Boys’ Bruce Johnston and Terry Melcher (who also performed on the original recordings) and still feature original members Richie Rotkin and Arnie Marcus along with Mitch Schecter, Freddy Brog, Bobby Scammell, Tony Tuttle, Amy Lynne and Jumpin' Jay Leslie. The Orlons get things started with their fun filled dance tunes, making them one of the most popular groups ever to come out of Philadelphia. Their hits include “Wah Watusi,” “Don’t Hang Up,” “South Street,” “Not Me” and “Crossfire."
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