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Major Lance

Major Lance (Born 4 April 1941, Winterville, Mississippi - Death 3 September 1994, Decatur, Georgia) was an American R&B singer. As a child he relocated to Chicago, attending the same school as Curtis Mayfield and Jerry Butler. He formed a group, the Floats, and became a featured dancer on local TV. His 1959 Mercury release, I Got A Girl, was written and produced by Mayfield, but his career did not take off until he signed with OKeh Records in 1962. Read more on

Major Lance has 4 songs that have been featured in movies like City by the Sea, It Came from Hollywood, Shag and The Other Guys. What is your favorite song by Major Lance?


Songs from Major Lance

Curious Mind (Um Um Um Um Um Um)
The Monkey Time
Monkey Time
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