Soul Serenade: The Orlons, “South Street”

The Orlons - South StreetThis week I am seeking an answer to the age-old question — where do all the hippies meet? If you’re from Philadelphia, please don’t shout out the answer.

Audrey and the Teenettes got together in Philly in the late ’50s. The original lineup included Rosetta Hightower, Marlena Davis, and the three Brickley sisters — Audrey, Jean, and Shirley. Audrey was only 13 at the time and the mother of the Brickley girls didn’t think it was a good idea for her little girl to be singing in clubs. So Audrey left the group, and took her sister Jean with her …

Soul Serenade: The Orlons, “South Street”


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