For other uses, see Box Top. This article external post box a list of general references, but it remains largely unverified because it lacks sufficient corresponding inline citations. The Box Tops is an American rock band formed in Memphis in 1967. The Box Tops’ music combined elements of soul music and light pop. Their records are prime examples of the styles made popular by Moman and Penn at American Sound Studio in Memphis. The Box Tops began as The Devilles, playing in Memphis. As the Box Tops, they entered the studio under the guidance of producer Dan Penn to record Wayne Carson Thompson’s song «The Letter».
The band followed up «The Letter» with «Neon Rainbow», another tune written by Thompson and produced by Penn. Neon Rainbow appeared in November 1967. The Box Tops released three albums over a nine-month period from late 1967 to mid 1968. By January 1968, John Evans and Danny Smythe returned to school, thereby avoiding the draft. It has been covered by the Hacienda Brothers and Kim Carnes.
18 on the Hot 100 in late August. Cunningham left the Box Tops to return to school in August 1969 and was replaced by Harold Cloud on bass. Eventually the group’s tolerance for the disrespect and fleecing they had endured as teen musicians from managers, lawyers, and promoters came to an end. According to a 2004 article in Puremusic. Finally, in February 1970, the remaining founding members, Talley and Chilton, were ready to move on and disbanded the group. In 1976, Pickwick Records recorded new versions of «The Letter» and «Cry Like a Baby» using studio musicians, and credited them to The Box Tops, though Alex Chilton was the only group member involved. Both recordings were released in the UK on a various-artists LP set called The Heart Breakers and Tear Jerkers Collection.
Each of the original members went on to work in the music industry in subsequent years after leaving the Box Tops. There was a one-off Box Tops charity concert in Nashville, Tennessee, at a venue called Ace of Clubs in 1989 for Harold Cloud’s family member. At this show the group was also augmented by backup singers Tracy Nelson, Jonell Mosser, and Kim Morrison and a full horn section. Cunningham next organized a reunion of all the band’s original members, including Chilton, in 1996. In 2001 the group contributed a Blondie cover tune to a various artists collection of «songs you never thought you’d hear» called When Pigs Fly. Sold-out Box Tops concerts in Germany in 2003 were aired on German radio, and the group’s 2005 tour schedule showed a number of American dates planned despite the group members’ busy careers outside the band. The Box Tops did their last Memphis concert on May 29, 2009, at The Memphis Italian Festival. On March 17, 2010, lead vocalist Alex Chilton died of a heart attack.
On July 28, 2010, the remaining Box Tops, Bill Cunningham, Gary Talley, and Ron Krasinski, plus an added Terry Manning played a tribute show in honor of Alex Chilton at The City Winery in New York City. In mid 2015, Bill Cunningham and Gary Talley reformed The Box Tops in response to continued requests by fans. On July 6, 2016, Danny Smythe died, aged 67. Cunningham, Talley, and Rick Levy joined the Happy Together Tour, performing to sold out shows across the U. In 2018, the Box Tops were inducted into the Memphis Music Hall of Fame. The Box Tops: Perfectly Packaged Pop That Sold A Million». Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin: Record Research, Inc. A Man Called Destruction: The Life and Music of Alex Chilton, from Box Tops to Big Star to Backdoor Man.
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