Doo-wop in north africa


We were a bunch of expats in Oran in the mid 1970s.  One night I had the Marcels  ‘Blue Moon’ playing and Chris Broad, 2nd from the right in the pic below, did a great job of singing the bass intro. Suddenly I thought ‘what Algeria really needs is a doo-wop group!’

Eddy Brylcreem and the Beardoes