Unrecorded group formed in 1954 on Tinton Avenue in the South Bronx, NY. All members wee between 14-16 years old. They called themselves THE RAINDROPS.
Members in the above photo are:Top: Donnie Quinn (lead, 2nd tenor) Center: Johnny McKessy (1st tenor) Bottom: Jimmy Martin (2nd tempr, lead) Left arm out: Con O'Keeffe (Baritone) Right arm out: Jerry (Gins) Ginsberg (Bass).
The group did not record, performing at local socials, parties and dances. Personal obligations forced them to disband in 1955.
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