'The Caravans' Portrait

Source: Michael Ochs Archives / Getty

ON this Throwback Thursday…We shine the light on a group that paved the way for a lot of singers & groups in their day….The Caravans!!

The Caravans started in 1947 by Robert Anderson. It reached its peak popularity during the 1950s and 1960s, launching the careers of a number of artists, including: Delores WashingtonAlbertina WalkerBessie GriffinCassietta GeorgeDorothy NorwoodInez AndrewsShirley CaesarJosephine HowardRev. James Cleveland, and more.


Throwback: The Caravans “Sweeping Thru The City”  was originally published on

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