Folk trio formed in Hollywood in 1959. Consisted of Glenn Yarborough (tenor), Lou Gottleib (bass) and Alex Hassilev (baritone). Yarborough went solo in 1963.
Along with the Kingston Trio, the Limeliters were one of the most successful folk groups of the early 1960s, a time when the folk music revival was in itself a sort of backlash against the anti-establishment rock & roll generation. The original group … see full wiki