Joined by tenor Willie (Sonny) Stephenson and Mason's wife's cousin Jesse Smith, the quintet became the Marvelows. Pate, who had just been given the position of Midwest A&R for ABC/Paramount, secured a deal with the label and recorded four tunes for the group, the doo-wop ballad "A Friend," "My Heart," the solid mid-tempo "Hey Hey Baby," and "I D. The latter song was only written as a warm-up song, something to sing to prepare their voices, but it hit.
The Marvelows were an American soul group from Chicago. After contacting Johnny Pate, the group signed with ABC Records and recorded four sides: "A Friend", "My Heart", "Hey Hey Baby", and "I Do". The last of the four was released as a single and became a . hit, peaking at on the Black Singles chart and reaching the Top 40 in the Billboard Hot 100 at Top Tracks.
The Marvelows - I Do, 02:27, . MB download mp3 full version here. Album: Doo Wop Golden Days, Vol. 2, Doo Wop Golden Days, Vol. 2. Release year: 2016.
After contacting Johnny Pate, the group sign. The Marvelows were an American soul group from Chicago.
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