Delfonics were one of the first groups to sing
in the sleek, soulful style that became popularized
(thanks to producer Thom Bell) as the "Philadelphia
The group was well-known in the Philly area for
their supple, airtight harmonies that brought
them to the attention of record producers, which
eventually landed them a contract.
Right from the beginning the group was a success
with their release of "La la Means I Love You".
Other hits that followed were "Didn't I Blow Your
Mind This Time", "I'm Sorry", "Alfie", "Ready
Or Not" and "I Gave To You".