The MAGNIFICENT MEN, an all white septet, were such a hit at the Apollo theater, James Brown joined them on stage for a 45 minute set.
THE HOUSE THAT RUTH BUILT has been used twice in history. Once for Yankee Stadium and Babe Ruth and later in the 50s after a string of hits by Ruth Brown on Atlantic Records. But 2 other groups helped take Atlantic to the top in 1951. Big Joe Turner and The Clovers.