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Gene Chandler

Gene Chandler

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Chandler Could Surprise Us All With His U.S. Hit

Profile by June Harris, Disc, 3 March 1962

FROM THE very top of the American charts where he has ousted all versions of the Twist with his sensational debut record 'Duke Of Earl', ...

Gene Chandler: The Duke Of Earl Is Back

Profile and Interview by John Abbey, Blues & Soul, June 1978

Having grown tired of working the chittlin' circuit, Gene went off the road to concentrate on the business side of things...and scored some notable successes. ...

Gene Chandler: The Duke Is Back

Interview by John Abbey, Blues & Soul, February 1979

RIGHT NOW, Gene Chandler's 'Get Down' is just about the biggest disco record in the country. Presently, Gene is touring the country promoting his biggest ...

Gene Chandler: Number One

Interview by John Abbey, Blues & Soul, June 1979

ENCOUNTERED Gene Chandler, fresh from his European trek, where he was awarded a Silver Disc in London for sales exceeding 250,000 in the U.K. ...


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