Founding member of "The Platters" - the fifties vocal group.
David Lynch of St. Louis, Missouri, who was working as a cab driver when he joined.
The Platters were a successful vocal group of the early rock and roll era. Their distinctive sound was a bridge between the pre-rock Tin Pan Alley tradition, and the burgeoning new genre.
The act went through many personnel changes, with the most successful incarnation comprising lead tenor Tony Williams, David Lynch, Paul Robi, Herb Reed, and Zola Taylor.
The Platters became one of the fifties top new vocal groups
with songs such as "My Prayer" - "Twilight TIME" etc.
The group was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1990 and into the Vocal Group Hall of Fame in its inaugural year of 1998.
David Lynch died in 1981.
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