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Columbia Kingsmen

Columbia Kingsmen
Aliases
Kingsmen
Years active
since 1948
Country
United States
Comments
An all-male a cappella group founded at Columbia University in New York. In 1969 the group became the band Sha Na Na, who opened for Jimi Hendrix at the Woodstock Festival and appear in the Woodstock movie, as well as in Grease. The Kingsmen resurfaced as an on-campus a cappella group in 1982.
Members
Art Garfunkel (1950s)
Tom Kitt (1990s)
Related
Sha Na Na

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Covers by Columbia Kingsmen

Title Performer Release date Originally by
1995 The Dominoes
1993 Danny and The Juniors
1993 Steve Goodman
1995 The Jimi Hendrix Experience
2001 Beck
2001 Radiohead
1995 R.E.M.
1993 Queen
2001 The Beach Boys
2001 Otis Redding
1995 Pearl Jam
1995 The Beatles
1993 The Jackson 5
1993 The Dream Academy
1993 XTC
1993 U2
2001 Weezer
1995 The Dead Milkmen
1993 Dion
1995 Dave Matthews Band
1995 The Miracles featuring Bill "Smokey" Robinson
1993 Camper van Beethoven
1995 Counting Crows
1995 The La's
1993 Concrete Blonde
1993 Little Richard and His Band
2001 Ben Folds Five
2001 Elvis Costello
2001 Toad the Wet Sprocket

Releases

Albums

Title Performer Release date Label
Hat Trick Kingsmen 1993 (self-released)
Laydownloner Kingsmen 2001 (self-released)
Lunchbox Kingsmen 1995 (self-released)