Listen Up—Our Sounds of Summer Final Countdown: The Tokens http://www.chutzpahmag.com/archives/2165, a ‘50s doo-wop vocal group, was arguably the first commercially successful all-Jewish group. The group was founded in 1955 by Neil Sedaka and led by Jay Siegel, Mitch and Phil Margo, and Hank Medress. Check out some of their top hits including The Lion Sleeps Tonight: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_LBmUwi6mEo, She Lets Her Hair Down: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CQ3BygNthqY, and Tonight I Fell In Love: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JsJc71NukUo&feature=related. Be sure to read more about all of our favorite rockers in Chutzpah magazine’s Jews of Rock, Part 2.
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