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The Sylvers

Among the more popular family acts on the '70s R&B circuit, Memphis' Sylvers recorded for Pride, MGM, Capitol, Casablanca, and Geffen during their 13-year chart run. No less than nine of the ten brothers and sisters in the family — Olympia, Leon, Charmaine, James, Edmund, Ricky, Angie, Pat, Foster — performed in the group that was viewed as a Southern version of the Jackson 5. Their 1972 Pride single "Fool's Paradise" got things going in the right direction, reaching number 14 on the R&B charts. Read more on

The Sylvers has 2 songs that have been featured in movies like Cedar Rapids, Despicable Me, Krippendorf's Tribe and Roll Bounce. What is your favorite song by The Sylvers?


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