The Skyliners

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Pittsburgh's The Skyliners were renowned for their smooth harmonies, especially on their signature song, 1959's "Since I Don't Have You", on the independent Calico label.

The group consisted of lead Jimmy Beaumont and Wally Lester, Jack Taylor, Joe Verscharen and Janet Vogel (it was somewhat unusual at the time for a vocal group to have a female member). Although "Since I Don't Have You" was their first and biggest hit, they had several top-ten hits over the years, including "Pennies from Heaven", "It Happened Today" and "This I Swear". Read more...