Formed in , they adopted the 'Walker Brothers' name as a show business touch even though the members were all unrelated — "simply because we liked it. Before then, John Walker—who had already been using that name professionally for several years—had performed and recorded several unsuccessful singles with his sister as a duo, John and Judy, and Engel had been bass player with instrumental band The Routers.
Walker and Engel, with two other musicians, had also toured the Midwest in as " The Surfaris ," although the group included none of the musicians who played on the Surfaris' records. They also appeared on the Shindig! He had recently toured the UK with singer P. Before leaving, they recorded their second single, "Love Her," overseen by Nick Venet and arranger Jack Nitzsche , with Scott Engel taking the lead vocal part for the first time—previously John Walker had been the lead vocalist.
They also appeared in a film, Beach Ball , and sent demo recordings to record labels in the United Kingdom. When they landed in England, record producer Johnny Franz was keen to sign them up. In a short time, Walker and Engel had secured a recording contract with Philips Records , an affiliate of Mercury, and had played several venues around the UK, with Leeds as drummer.
Their first single, "Pretty Girls Everywhere," had little success,  but radio stations picked up on the follow-up "Love Her" with Engel's baritone vocals, and it made the Top 20 in the UK Singles Chart in June It was sung by Engel by now called Scott Walker , arranged by Ivor Raymonde and produced by Johnny Franz, with a full orchestra augmented by session musicians.
Belgium Ultratop singles chart . Dutch Top 40 . Irish Singles Chart . UK Singles Chart . Thursday 5 December Friday 6 December Saturday 7 December Sunday 8 December Monday 9 December Tuesday 10 December Wednesday 11 December Thursday 12 December Friday 13 December Saturday 14 December Sunday 15 December Monday 16 December Tuesday 17 December Wednesday 18 December Thursday 19 December Friday 20 December Saturday 21 December Sunday 22 December Monday 23 December Tuesday 24 December Wednesday 25 December Thursday 26 December Friday 27 December Saturday 28 December Sunday 29 December Monday 30 December Tuesday 31 December Wednesday 1 January Thursday 2 January Friday 3 January Saturday 4 January Sunday 5 January Monday 6 January Tuesday 7 January Wednesday 8 January Thursday 9 January Friday 10 January Saturday 11 January Sunday 12 January Monday 13 January Tuesday 14 January Wednesday 15 January Thursday 16 January Friday 17 January Saturday 18 January Sunday 19 January Monday 20 January Tuesday 21 January Wednesday 22 January Thursday 23 January Friday 24 January Saturday 25 January Sunday 26 January Monday 27 JanuaryThe discography of American pop group The Walker Brothers consists of eight studio albums, two of which were created for the American market, one live album, three extended plays, twenty singles, twenty b-sides and numerous compilations - several of which are listed britpop.frostbrewjojolemaverad.infoinfoation albums: 7.
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