Heartbeats

The Heartbeats were a 1950s American doo-wop group best known for their song "A Thousand Miles Away", which charted at #53 in the US Billboard listings in 1957.

Birth and Death Data: Born 1955, Died 1959

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1949 - 1950

Roles Represented in DAHR: Vocal group

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca L 5057 7/23/1949 I've been floating down the old green river Russ Morgan’s Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca L 5058 7/23/1949 That's my weakness now Russ Morgan’s Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca L 5059 7/23/1949 I can't believe it Russ Morgan’s Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca L 5079 6/30/1949 This is the last time Russ Morgan’s Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca L 5081 6/30/1949 Strummin' on the old banjo Russ Morgan’s Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca L 5082 6/30/1949 The mistletoe kiss Russ Morgan’s Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca L 5471 3/31/1950 Sometime Harry Babbitt Vocal group  
Decca L 5472 3/31/1950 I cross my fingers Harry Babbitt Vocal group  
Decca L 5473 3/31/1950 You've got me this way Harry Babbitt Vocal group  
Decca L 5474 3/31/1950 Count every star Harry Babbitt Vocal group  
Decca L 5724 7/6/1950 Frosty the snowman Harry Babbitt Vocal group  
Decca L 5725 7/6/1950 Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer Harry Babbitt Vocal group  
Decca L 5767 7/29/1950 All my love Harry Babbitt Vocal group  
Decca L 5768 7/29/1950 Vagabond shoes Harry Babbitt Vocal group  
Decca L 5790 8/22/1950 Timeless Harry Babbitt Vocal group  
Decca L 5791 8/22/1950 What can you do? Harry Babbitt Vocal group  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Heartbeats," accessed August 2, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/320590.

Heartbeats. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 2, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/320590.

"Heartbeats." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 2 August 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/320590

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