Various Artists

The Encyclopedia of Doo Wop

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No pop genre has defined what a summer night can be as much as doo wop, with its countless songs about the moon and the stars and the light they cast on the possibilities of romance, and no pop genre has ever had more earthly angels residing per square foot. This four-disc, 100-song collection of doo wop vocal groups has numerous examples of both, along with seemingly a song for every girl's name ever invented. It also includes the 496-page The Complete Book of Doo Wop, making this a sizable starter kit for anyone interested in the genre.

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