Harmony Lane: Flamingos? hall of famer still in the pink

Music lovers who have studied the Whispers? obscure, haunting R&B sides ?Are You Sorry?? and ?Fool Heart? can draw a straight line from Terry Johnson?s work with the Whispers to the Flamingos to the Starglows.
Today, Terry Johnson?s Flamingos ? the 68 year-old singer, his wife, Theresa Trigg, Jeff Calloway and Joe Mirrione ? continue to perform across the country and are hard at work on a new CD, Terry Johnson is Still In The Pink. FlamingosC.jpg

Also known as ?Buzzy,? future class of 2001 Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Isaiah ?Terry? Johnson was born in Baltimore, Md. on Nov. 12, 1938. Johnson grew up in the 1300 block of Whatcoat Street, just up the street from Earl Hurley of the Swallows.

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