Posts tagged with "Washinton"



21. December 2016
Irving ‘Scacy’ Haywood started singing when he was 13 years old. He and a few of his Northeast Washington D.C. friends began harmonizing on their street corners often until dark just enjoying the sweet sounds of the music they had created. The guys, Wes Ford, Hurrie Finch, Jerry Shell, Alvin Mcloud and Irving started a group they named "The Vells" and started performing at school functions and talent shows. In 1961 they entered a talent show contest and won one week at the Howard theater....