The Chi-Lites (, SHY-lyts) are an American R&B/soul vocal quartet from Chicago, Illinois, United States.
The group's greatest fame came during the early 1970s. They were led by Eugene Record, and scored eleven Top Ten R&B hits from 1969 to 1974. They also charted 21 songs in the Billboard Hot 100 Pop Chart, and had chart hits in Australia, the United Kingdom, Ireland, and Canada, as well as in the U.S.
Birth and Death Data: Born 1964
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1968 - 1970
Roles Represented in DAHR: Vocal group
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Decca||120983||December 1968||Give it away||The Chi-Lites||Vocal group|
|Decca||120984||December 1968||What do I wish for?||The Chi-Lites||Vocal group|
|Decca||121067||1/14/1969||Power of my love||The Chi-Lites||Vocal group|
|Decca||121068||1/14/1969||To change my love||The Chi-Lites||Vocal group|
|Decca||121069||1/14/1969||You're no longer part of my heart||The Chi-Lites||Vocal group|
|Decca||121119||2/4/1969||Change my thoughts from you-2||Erma Franklin||Vocal group|
|Decca||121164||2/12/1969||By the time I get to Phoenix||Erma Franklin||Vocal group|
|Decca||121254||March 1969||I'm gonna make you love me||The Chi-Lites||Vocal group|
|Decca||121676||May 1969||The twelfth of never||The Chi-Lites||Vocal group|
|Decca||121677||May 1969||24 hours of sadness||The Chi-Lites||Vocal group|
|Decca||121678||May 1969||Let me be the man my Daddy was||The Chi-Lites||Vocal group|
|Decca||122626||April 1970||Troubles a-comin'||The Chi-Lites||Vocal group|
|Decca||122627||April 1970||I like your lovin' (Do you like mine?)||The Chi-Lites||Vocal group|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Chi-Lites, The," accessed December 5, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108057.
Chi-Lites, The. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 5, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108057.
"Chi-Lites, The." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 5 December 2020.
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