Barbara “Bibs” <I>Allbut</I> Brown


Barbara “Bibs” Allbut Brown

Newark, Essex County, New Jersey, USA
Death 10 Jul 2021 (aged 80)
Scottsdale, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA
Burial Burial Details Unknown
Memorial ID 229510877 View Source
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Vocalist. She was a founding member of the female singing ensemble "The Angels." She studied at Juilliard School of Music, before pursuing her music career. Originating from Orange, New Jersey, initially called "The Starlets," they achieved a Top 40 placing on the American Pop Charts with "'Til" which reached number 14 in December 1961. In 1962, the earned a Top 40 single with "Cry Baby Cry," and after moving from the Caprice label to Smash Records, the achieved the pinnacle of their commercial success with the number one hit "My Boyfriend's Back" (1963). They had a further Top 40 hit with "I Adore Him" (1963). During the height of their popularity, they performed on the TV programs "The Ed Sullivan Show," "The Clay Cole Show" and "The Mike Douglas Show." They were inducted into the Vocal Group Hall of Fame in 2005.

Bio by: C.S.


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