Two Classic Albums from The First Family of Soul, Both Never Before on CD in Their Original Form
Our Family Portrait Features the Hits “Something’s Missing” and “A Million to One”
The Immortal “O-o-h Child” Highlights Portrait
Includes Three Bonus Single Sides
Liner Notes by Soul Expert Kevin Goins Include Quotes from Five Stairstep Keni Burke, Producer Stan Vincent, Cecil Holmes of Buddah Records and Curtom Label Co-Founder Eddie Thomas
23 Tracks of Classic Soul, Remastered at Battery Studios in NYC
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THE FIVE STAIRSTEPS: Our Family Portrait/Stairsteps (Expanded Twofer Edition). CD
Formed in Chicago in 1965 and known initially as “The First Family Of Soul,” The Five Stairsteps consisted of Alohe Jean, Clarence Jr., James, Dennis and Kenneth (‘Keni’) Burke, and were managed by their father Clarence Sr., who also played bass behind them and co-wrote some of their material.