An LP cover may have slight signs of wear, and may be marred by a cut-out hole, indentation, or cut corner. In general, if not for a couple of minor things wrong with it, this would be Near Mint. Surface noise will be evident upon playing, especially in soft passages and during a song's intro and fade, but will not overpower the music otherwise.
Groove wear will start to be noticeable, as with light scratches deep enough to feel with a fingernail that will affect the sound. Labels may be marred by writing, or have tape or stickers or their residue attached. The same will be true of picture sleeves or LP covers.
However, it will not have all of these problems at the same time. Goldmine price guides with more than one price will list Very Good as the lowest price. But it will have significant surface noise, scratches, and visible groove wear. A cover or sleeve will have seam splits, especially at the bottom or on the spine. Tape, writing, ring wear, or other defects will be present. While the record will be playable without skipping, noticeable surface noise and "ticks" will almost certainly accompany the playback.
The record is cracked, badly warped, and won't play through without skipping or repeating. The picture sleeve is water damaged, split on all three seams and heavily marred by wear and writing.
The LP cover barely keeps the LP inside it. Inner sleeves are fully split, crinkled, and written upon. That year also brought a lineup change: Fanita James attended a wedding and heard a twenty-year old Darlene Wright sing. James then invited the gifted Wright to become the lead of the Blossoms. The Blossoms' first solo chart record was for the small Challenge label. The group just barely cracked the Billboard's top with "Son-In- Law' 79 in May , but neither that nor immediate follow-ups were enough to make the public aware of them.
In the summer of , fate stepped in to make the Blossoms the ultimate unaccredited group of the '60s. Knowing that if he sat on the song someone else would certainly record it, Spector consulted with his Philles Record's partner Lester Sill who recommended the Blossoms.
So on July 13 one of the classic rock and roll songs of the '60s was cut with the Blossoms and with vocalist Bobby Sheen singing high tenor. The Blossoms never imagined that "He's a Rebel" would be released under the name of the Crystals, nor did they guess that by November that it would be the 1 record in the U. When it was released in November the label read Bob B.
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