The Gangsters

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The Chicago Gangsters recorded for Gold Plate in the mid and late '70s, then changed their name to the Gangsters while recording for Heat from 1979 to 1981. They never made it over the hump, despite cutting…
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The Chicago Gangsters recorded for Gold Plate in the mid and late '70s, then changed their name to the Gangsters while recording for Heat from 1979 to 1981. They never made it over the hump, despite cutting some decent funk and soul ballads. They were a family group featuring keyboardist and vocalist Sam, trombonist Leroy, drummer Chris, and vocalist James McCant.