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Tuesday, April 27, 2010

TED TAYLOR - SOMEBODY'S ALWAYS TRYING


Ted Taylor, born in Oklahoma, had a long and varied career that included gospel and secular music. With a massive discography, his wailing falsetto cut through the doo wop era to the golden age of soul and beyond.

This, along with "Ramblin Rose" (a past 45 of the day) are in my opinion his two hottest sides.

from 1964...

TED TAYLOR - SOMEBODY'S ALWAYS TRYING

6 comments:

G the P said...

BOOM! this is massive.

PLEASE tell me this is in your record box and you'll spin it on Saturday at SHAKE! up at the Boogaloo... really looking forward to finally meeting you and spinning records together!

John DeAngelis said...

I love it!

YankeeBoy said...

I agree. This record is totally massive. It's always been one of my favorites.

charlie bucket said...

nice one derek, thanks

Holly said...

This is GREAT! Thanks, Derek.

Jem said...

I love this one! Thank you! This tune starts out where most tunes end and then builds up from there. Outstanding spin, Derek.