The Chords (American band)

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The Chords were a 1950s American doo-wop group, whose only hit was "Sh-Boom".



Original members[edit]

  • Carl Feaster (lead, 1930-1981)
  • Claude Feaster (baritone, 1933-1975)
  • Jimmy Keyes (first tenor; 1930-1995)[1]
  • Floyd "Buddy" McRae (second tenor; 1927-March 19, 2013)[4]
  • William "Ricky" Edwards (bass, died 1964)

Floyd McRae, the last surviving original member, died on March 19, 2013, at a nursing home in the Bronx, at the age of 86.[4]

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