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The Five Stairsteps

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The group formed in Chicago in 1965. Members have included Alohe Burke, Clarence Burke Jr., James Burke, Dennis Burke, Kenneth "Keni" Burke, Cubie Burke, Dean Gant. They got their name from their mother, who said that they looked like five stairsteps when they stood beside each other in order of age. See more trivia »

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 2015 Scandal (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Testimony of Diego Muñoz (2015) ... (performer: "O-o-h Child" - uncredited)
 2014 Guardians of the Galaxy (performer: "Ooh Child")
 2013 Grand Theft Auto V (Video Game) (performer: "O-o-h Child")
 2013 Defiance (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Devil in the Dark (2013) ... (writer: "Ooh Child (feat. Raya Yarbrough)" - uncredited)
 2011 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Round Three (2011) ... ("O-o-h Child")
 2009 Familjen Babajou (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Del 1 (2009) ... (performer: "Ooh Child" - as Five Stairsteps)
 2007 How I Met Your Mother (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Platinum Rule (2007) ... (performer: "O-o-h Child" - uncredited)
 2006 Cold Case (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Superstar (2006) ... (performer: "O-o-h Child")
 2004 Shark Tale (performer: "Ooh Child")
 2001 Riding in Cars with Boys (performer: "O-o-h Child" - uncredited)
 2000 The '70s (TV Movie) (performer: "O-O-H Child" - uncredited)
 1994 Crooklyn (performer: "O-o-h Child")
 1991 Boyz n the Hood (performer: "Ooh Child")
 1971 Soul Train (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Chambers Brothers/The Five Stairsteps (1971) ... (performer: "O-o-h Child", "Didn't It Look So Easy")
 1971 The Barbara McNair Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.27 (1971) ... (performer: "O-o-h Child", "Vice the Lights")
 1966 Where the Action Is (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.245 (1966) ... (performer: "World of Fantasy", "You Waited Too Long")
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Single: "O-oh, Child" (Buddah)

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Clarence, the eldest brother, was the group's producer and choreographer. He played guitar and wrote many of the songs, including their first single, "You Waited Too Long." He was 16 years old when it rose to No. 6 on Billboard's R&B charts in 1966. Other hits included "World of Fantasy," ''Don't Change Your Love", and "From Us to You." Their biggest hit, 1970's "O-o-h Child," was written by Stan... See more »

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