The Chantels

~ Group


The Chantels were the second African-American girl group to enjoy nationwide success in the United States, preceded by The Bobbettes. The group was established in the early 1950s by students attending St. Anthony of Padua School in The Bronx. The original five members consisted of Arlene Smith (lead), Sonia Goring, Rene Minus, Jackie Landry Jackson and Lois Harris. They derived their name from that of a rival school, St. Frances de Chantal.

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Year Title RatingReleases
1958 The Chantels 2

Album + Compilation

Year Title RatingReleases
1961 There's Our Song Again 1
1990 The Best of the Chantels 1
1998 We Are the Chantels / There's Our Song Again 1
2012 Maybe: Their Greatest Recordings 1


Year Title RatingReleases
1958 Maybe / Come My Little Baby 1

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