Darts

Formed 1976, London, UK. Rita Ray, Griff Fender, Den Hegarty and Horatio Hornblower were all former members of Rocky Sharpe & The Replays. Appeared in the West End musical 'Yakety Yak' (1982). Bob Fish became manager of Roman Holliday.
Label: Magnet
Musicians: Rita Ray (vcls); Bob Fish (vcls); Griff Fender (vcls); Den Hegerty (vcls); George Curry (gtr); Hammy Howell (pno); Horatio Hornblower (sx); Thump Thompson (bs); John Dummer (drms)
Producers: Tommy Boyce/Richard Hartley
Writers: Frank Slay/Bob Crewe
MAG 100 Daddy Cool/The Girl Can't Help It 29 Oct 1977 37-21-14-7-7-6-6-8-7-7 Pts: 240
    14 Jan 1978 18-32 Pts: 24
MAG 5020 Darts LP 14 Jan 1978 53-xx-44-35-16-10-9-13-14-27-21-35-32-54-54-xx-58-xx-59-xx-44 Pts: 60
Producers: Tommy Boyce/Richard Hartley
Writers: Bobby Mansfield
MAG 110 Come Back My Love 21 Jan 1978 43-20-12-4-3-2-3-4-7-8-17-35 Pts: 342
Writers: John Taylor
MAG 116 Boy From New York City 29 Apr 1978 30-10-3-3-2-3-4-9-17-28-43-51-69 Pts: 324
    Original: Ad Libs (Feb 1965)  
MAG 5022 Everyone Plays Darts LP 20 May 1978 16-14-12-17-17-20-31-41-33-xx-52-xx-35-41-31-31-21-37-56-49 Pts: 64
Musicians: Rita Ray (vcls); Bob Fish (vcls); Griff Fender (vcls); Kenny Andrews (bs vcls); George Curry (gtr); Hammy Howell (pno); Horatio Hornblower (sx); Thump Thompson (bs); John Dummer (drms)
Producers: Tommy Boyce/Richard Hartley
Writers: Ian Collier
MAG 126 It's Raining 29 Jul 1978 52-18-4-3-2-3-4-8-17-28-47 Pts: 301
Label: K-Tel/Magnet
DLP 7981 The Amazing Darts LP 4 Nov 1978 58-26-13-11-8-9-9-12-11 Pts: 51
    13 Jan 1979 41-68-65 Pts: 5
Label: Magnet
Producers: Tommy Boyce/Richard Hartley
Writers: Nigel Trubridge
MAG 140 Get It 3 Feb 1979 50-27-25-10-12-14-19-49-69 Pts: 110
Producers: Roy Wood
Writers: Eugene Dixon/Berniece Williams/Earl Edwards
MAG 147 Duke Of Earl 14 Jul 1979 42-32-22-17-9-6-7-18-19 Pts: 157
    Original: Gene Chandler (1962)  

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