THIS WEB-SITE IS DEDICATED TO THE LEGACY OF THE ORIGINAL EBONYS
The EBONYS was the first historical legendary hit musical artist on the Kenny Gamble and Leon Huff’s Philadelphia International Records (PHILLY SOUNDS) in 1971 with the song “You’re The Reason Why ”Kenny Gamble and Leon Huff were so proud and said the EBONYS was excellent. This legendary ’70s soul group whose commercial track record doesn’t do its music justice. The Ebonys made gripping, dramatic ballads that no soul fan undervalues. On the Philadelphia International label during an era when they routinely cranked out transcendent, genre-smashing hits, this Camden, New Jersey vocal group started in 1967. Jenny Holmes, David Beasley, James Tuten, and Clarence Vaughan formed the lineup, and Leon Huff discovered them. They scored their first hit with “You’re the Reason Why,” a number ten R&B single in 1971. Their greatest song, “It’s Forever,” appeared in 1973. These were two of the greatest R&B Love songs in American history written and produced by Kenny Gamble and Leon Huff of Philadelphia International Records. These songs speak to the heart, mind and soul of many in relationships and marriages. You could hear these songs all over the world on radio, television and at many events and marriage ceremonies since 1971. THIS WEB-SITE IS DEDICATED TO THE LEGACY OF THE ORIGINAL EBONYS, and KEEPING THEIR LEGACY ALIVE FOREVER. When millions of people all over the world love, honor and respect the EBONY’S contribution of these wonderful songs, they deserve to be recognized in the history of music and the arts.