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The Kingsmen is a 1960s band from Portland, Oregon, United States. They are best known for their 1963 recording of Richard Berry's "Louie Louie", which held the #2 spot on the Billboard charts for six weeks. The single has become an enduring classic.

When recorded the band members were Jack Ely (vocalist/rhythm guitar; d. April 28, 2015), Lynn Easton (drummer), Mike Mitchell (lead guitar), Don Gallucci (electric piano) and Bob Nordby (bass guitar). Ken Chase (Kingsmen manager… read more

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  • RIP Jack Ely
  • RIP Jack Ely
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  • Zapraszam do czytania "Historii rocka" - nieco o The Kingsmen, The Who i The Sonics: http://kronikikulturalne.blogspot.com/2012/05/historia-rocka-rozdzia-ii-brytyjska.html
  • @PartySanCTG: yeah, just do a google search and you'll find some. of course, louie louie is the best.
  • Futurama theme, naturally xDDDDD
  • ЛУИ ЛУИ! ЕЕЕ
  • There are Kingsmen songs that aren't Louie Louie?
  • LOUIE LOUIE!!!!
  • GOOOOD!!!!

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