Every Billboard Hot 100 Single- 1970- #56- “The Bells”- The Originals. February 7, 1970.
- Single: “The Bells”- The Originals
- Record Company- Soul
- Genre: Soul
- Written by Johnny Bristol, Marvin Gaye, Anna Gordy and Elgin Stover
- Time: 2:55
- B-side:”I’ll Wait For You”
- Album- Portrait Of The Originals
- Grade: B
- Peaked at #12 spent 14 weeks in the Billboard Hot 100
The Originals were an R&B vocal group from Detroit. They had 5 Hot 100 singles with 2 making the Top 40. The group would in the late 60’s become successful as back up singers for the likes of Stevie Wonder, Jimmy Ruffin, David Ruffin, Edwin Starr and Marvin Gaye.