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August 11, 1990 | DARRELL DAWSEY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Eddie Lewis hasn't forgotten how it used to be. The gold records. The packed nightclubs. The concerts with the Temptations and Gladys Knight. Twenty-five years ago he sang tenor for the Olympics, a popular quartet positioned at the edge of stardom. Already nationally known for a string of hit tunes on the pop charts, including the classic hits "Western Movies" and "Do the Hully Gully," the Los Angeles natives were at fame's doorstep. The Watts Riots slammed the door in their faces.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
August 11, 1990 | DARRELL DAWSEY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Eddie Lewis hasn't forgotten how it used to be. The gold records. The packed nightclubs. The concerts with the Temptations and Gladys Knight. Twenty-five years ago he sang tenor for the Olympics, a popular quartet positioned at the edge of stardom. Already nationally known for a string of hit tunes on the pop charts, including the classic hits "Western Movies" and "Do the Hully Gully," the Los Angeles natives were at fame's doorstep. The Watts Riots slammed the door in their faces.
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