Collectables' Up on the Roof/Under the Boardwalk contains two original early albums from the Drifters on one disc. Up on the Roof features Ben E. King on lead vocals; Under the Boardwalk features Johnny Moore on lead vocals. Both albums aren't just hits with filler, like many R&B albums of their era -- while they're not as strong as the justly famous singles, the album tracks are quite entertaining, resulting in a thoroughly enjoyable disc. Anyone who wants to dig deeper than the hits will enjoy this disc, even if the packaging and remastering could have been better.
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AllMusic Review by Stephen Thomas Erlewine