The Les Humphries Singers

Les Humphries Singers
The Les Humphries Singers and Orchestra
The Les Humphries Singers and R.& R. Band
The Les Humphries Singers & Rhythm-Orchestra
Years active
since 1970
Ethnically diverse pop group formed by Englishman Les Humphries in Hamburg
Jürgen Drews Vocals (1972-1976)
Okko Percussion
Malcolm Magaron Vocals (1970-1972)
Victor Scott Vocals (1970-1972)
Jimmy Bilsbury Vocals (1969–1977, 1991–1993)
Sheila McKinley (1973-1975, 1982, 1992)
Liz Mitchell
Henner Hoier (1969-1971)
Les Humphries
Christina Werner (1970-1973)
Aliki & Earl Earl Jordan, Vocals (1972–1976)


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Covers by The Les Humphries Singers

Title Performer Release date Originally by
1971 Dion
1975 (unknown), (unknown), The Original Sacred Harp Choir
1975 The Rolling Stones
1971 Paul McCartney, The Rolling Stones
1973 Ringo Starr
1975 The Sweet
  1970 Bob Dylan REC, The Chad Mitchell Trio REL
1974 (unknown), Johnny Moore's Three Blazers with Mari Jones, Larry Williams [US1], Hank Williams with His Drifting Cowboys, Little Richard and His Band
1971 Simon and Garfunkel
1975 Suzi Quatro
1971 Lally Stott, Paul Anka
1975 (unknown), Ernestine Schumann-Heink
May 1976 Anni-Frid Lyngstad
Covered by (2 artists)
1970 The Beatles
1972 T. Rex, Redbone, The Sweet
1970 Tuskegee Institute Singers
1974 Jerry Lee Lewis and His Pumping Piano
Hey Joe Les Humphries Singers 1971 Unverified
1971 Elton John
1971 T. Rex
1971 Danyel Gerard, Neil Diamond, Francis Lai & His Orchestra
  1970 Jane Froman with Chorus and Orchestra conducted by Sid Feller REC, Jane Froman BRD
1970 The Weavers
February 5, 1973 Geo J. Gaskin
Covered by (5 artists)
1974 Elvis Presley, Creedence Clearwater Revival
1971 Ringo Starr
1973 Murray Head with The Trinidad Singers
1970 Harrod's Jubilee Singers
1975 Lori Lieberman
1975 The Doobie Brothers
1974 Little Richard and His Band, The Valiants [US1] REL, Little Richard REC, The Beatles
1971 Stephen Stills
1974 Little Richard, Sonny Dae and His Knights
1971 Blue Mink
1972 Arkansas Barefoot Boys, Jimmie Driftwood
Covered by (8 artists)
1970 (unknown)
1972 Delaney & Bonnie & Friends, Paul & Linda McCartney
1970 Tuskegee Institute Singers
1971 Badfinger
1973 The Banda Rossa
  1973 Jules Bledsoe PRF, "Kenn" Sisson and His Orchestra REC
1974 Albert Hammond
1971 John Lennon /Plastic Ono Band, Three Dog Night
1972 Anne Murray, José Feliciano REC, I Ricchi e poveri PRF
1971 Ashton, Gardner & Dyke, Georgie Fame and Alan Price, Led Zeppelin
1971 Ike & Tina Turner
1973 Elton John
1970 (unknown)
1974 Chuck Berry and His Combo, Chuck Berry
  1971 The Weavers REL, Cleveland Simmons Group REC
1970 Neil Diamond
1970 Simon and Garfunkel
1972 Ben E. King - Orch. arr. & Cond. by Stan Applebaum, Tony Christie
  1971 Judy Collins REL, The Stormy Clovers PRF
1973 Doctor Hook and The Medicine Show
1970 Frankie Valli
1970 Bee Gees
1974 Little Richard and His Band, Chuck Berry, Bobby Day
August 30, 1971 Small Island Pride, Harry Belafonte - Orchestra and Chorus conducted by Ralph Hunter
1970 (unknown)
1970 The Supremes [US1]
1970 The Righteous Brothers


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