Formed: 1953 in Los Angeles
Active: '50s, '60s
Major Styles: Vocal Pop, Doo Wop, R&B
Major Members: David Lynch, Herb Reed, Sonny Turner, Nate Nelson
Representative Albums: "Enchanted: The Best of the Platters," "The Magic Touch: An Anthology," "All-Time Greatest Hits"
Representative Songs: "Smoke Gets in Your Eyes," "The Great Pretender," "Only You (And You Alone)"