Various – Spotlight On Sylvester Bradford – Ific


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New York-bred Sylvester Bradford's was a vocalist, pianist, and songwriter who crafted several million-selling hit titles. The partially sighted Bradford wrote twenty-six of these songs, and on the remaining four songs he is a backing vocalist and pianist. Bradford's musical legacy inaugurates in 1955 and culminates in 1963, although he stopped performing music in 1957 due to his eyesight worsening, and decided to concentrate on writing. Through the album's eight years timespan, you will hear doo-wop, rhythm & blues, and rock 'n' roll artists performing his compositions.

Track Listing:
The Bradford Boys: 1. Little Boy Blue -   The Ivories and Steve Pulliam's Orch.: 2. Alone -   3. Baby Send A Letter -   The Suburbans: 4. I Remember -   5. Leave My Gal Alone -   Ann Cole and The Suburbans: 6. Each Day -   Jimmy Ricks and The Suburbans: 7. Bad Man Of Missouri -   Ann Cole and The Suburbans: 8. Got My Mo-Jo Working -   9. I've Got A Little Boy -   Mickey Toliver and The Capitols: 10. Rose-Marie -   Sonny James: 11. Uh-Huh-mm -   The El Tones: 12. Lovin' With A Beat -   Sylvester Bradford: 13. I Like Girls -   14. I Live Just To Love You -   Ersel Hickey: 15. You Never Can Tell -   Gene Vincent and His Blue Caps: 16. Walkin' Home From School -   The Golden Highlights: 17. Vodka -   Fats Domino: 18. I'm Ready -   Gene Vincent and His Blue Caps: 19. Right Now -   Jack Larson with Luther's Orch.: 20. Roaches -   Jerry Dorn: 21. Rockin' Chair Rock -   Lucy Rivera: 22. Ific -   Little Anthony and The Imperials: 23. Wishful Thinking -   Bill Haley and His Comets: 24. Spanish Twist -   Chuck Jackson: 25. Tears On My Pillow -   The Chantels: 26. IFIC -   Mike Rios con Los Relampagos: 27. Spanish-Twist -   Les Chaussettes Noires: 28. Le Temps Est Lent -   The Cookies: 29. I Want A Boy For My Birthday -   The Permanents: 30. Oh Dear, What Can The Matter Be -