Larry Chance & The Earls

First heard on the street corners of American cities in the 1940’s, doo-wop went on to define an era in American popular music. With roots in South Philadelphia and “Little Italy” in the Bronx, Larry Chance is a true doo-wop original who has produced a string of national hits.

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First heard on the street corners of American cities in the 1940’s, doo-wop went on to define an era in American popular music. With roots in South Philadelphia and “Little Italy” in the Bronx, Larry Chance is a true doo-wop original who has produced a string of national hits. Over a 50+ year career, Chance’s singing seems only to have gotten stronger, and his flawless group retains the vitality, excitement and charm that has made doo-wop a beloved American musical style.

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