« Little Darlin »with The Diamonds –
Two performances with 47 years in between !
The Diamonds are a Canadian vocal quartet of the 1950s and early 1960s who rose to prominenceperforming mostly cover versions of songs by black musicians.
The original members were Dave Somerville (lead), Ted Kowalski (tenor), Phil Levitt (baritone) and Bill Reed (bass).
This band were most noted for representing for a music style of vocal based rhythm and blues(R&B) music, which developed in African-American communities in the 1940s and which achieved mainstream popularity in the 1950s and early 1960s.
I post here 2 videos about their well-known song « Little Darlin » performed in 1957 and 2004. You will see, these guys are amazing ! Their performance in 2004 was better than the original 47 years before !