A talented new york citybased a cappella vocal group that formed an association with frank zappa during the 1960s. An eclectic set of songs are given a rich spiritual interpretation that reveals the gospelbased roots of u2s music. The persuasions a cappella dreams 2003, cd discogs. The album was the brainchild of rip rense, a friend of zappa, as a tribute to the late composer. We came to play bonus tracks cd the persuasions currently. The persuasions are an a cappella group that formed in brooklyn, new york in 1962. A cappella dreams by the persuasions on amazon music.
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