Biography: The Tams
Are you looking for entertainment? Having a party? Need a band for your wedding reception? Whatever your event, if you're looking for The Original Tams, you're in the right place! Well known in the Carolinas for their signature "Beach Music" sound, The "Mighty" Tams have been elected into the Beach Music Hall of Fame, the Georgia Hall of Fame and the Atlanta Music Hall of Fame. They have also been named "Beach Band of the Decade".
The group is known by many names, The Orginal Tams, The Joe Pope Tams, The Mighty Tams, but WHATEVER you call them, THE TAMS are THE GROUP for your event! Be sure to book The Tams - you'll be glad you did!
THE TAMS are known for such hits as "Be Young, Be Foolish, Be Happy", "What Kind of Fool", "I've Been Hurt" and "Untie Me". "What Kind of Fool" hit #1 on the Billboard charts, and #6 on the R&B charts. While "Be Young, Be Foolish" only hit #26 on the Top 40, the single sold over 1,000,000 copies, sending it to Platinum status. Though their style of music has historically been referred to as Beach Music, it can be also classified as a mixture of Smooth Soul, and R&B. Their show is fun, fresh and exciting and appeals to audiences of all ages and musical tastes.
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