The Drifters

City: 
NYC
Region: 
New York
Country: 
USA
Years Active: 
1953-present
Genre(s): 

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The Drifters are a long-lived American doo-wop and R&B/soul vocal group with a peak in popularity from 1953 to 1963, though several splinter Drifters continue to perform today. They were originally formed to serve as Clyde McPhatter's (of Billy Ward & the Dominoes) backing group in 1953.

Concerts

Event Date Venue Citysort descending Region Country
The Drifters w/ Earl English 09/02/1976 The Roostertail Detroit Michigan USA
Christmas Teenage Dance 12/25/1961 Arcadia Roller Rink Detroit Michigan USA
The Drifters 05/30/1964 20 Grand Detroit Michigan USA
The Drifters w/ Earl English 09/03/1976 The Roostertail Detroit Michigan USA
The Biggest Rock & Roll Show of '56 05/06/1956 Olympia Stadium Detroit Michigan USA
Gold Coast Revue 03/09/1956 Gold Coast Theatre Detroit Michigan USA
The Drifters 05/31/1964 20 Grand Detroit Michigan USA
Rock & Roll Review 11/09/1990 Fox Theatre Detroit Michigan USA
The Drifters 04/11/1985 Harpos Detroit Michigan USA
Night of Stars 11/28/1955 Graystone Ballroom Detroit Michigan USA
Gold Coast Revue 03/10/1956 Gold Coast Theatre Detroit Michigan USA
The Drifters 06/01/1964 20 Grand Detroit Michigan USA
Alan Freed's "Biggest Show of Stars for 1957" 11/10/1957 Fox Theatre Detroit Michigan USA
Gold Coast Revue 03/11/1956 Gold Coast Theatre Detroit Michigan USA
The Drifters 10/05/1973 20 Grand Detroit Michigan USA
The Drifters 06/06/1964 20 Grand Detroit Michigan USA
8th Annual Autorama 01/08/1960 Michigan State Fairgrounds Coliseum Detroit Michigan USA
The Drifters 10/06/1973 20 Grand Detroit Michigan USA
The Drifters 06/02/1964 20 Grand Detroit Michigan USA
The Drifters 06/04/1964 20 Grand Detroit Michigan USA
Classic Motor City Fest 06/24/1994 Hart Plaza Detroit Michigan USA
R&B Show 04/23/1954 Broadway-Capitol Theater Detroit Michigan USA
8th Annual Autorama 01/09/1960 Michigan State Fairgrounds Coliseum Detroit Michigan USA
1950's Rock & Roll Revival 02/27/1970 Olympia Stadium Detroit Michigan USA
The Drifters 10/02/1972 Red Garter Detroit Michigan USA

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