The Kingsmen

The Kingsmen is a 1960s Beat / garage rock band from Portland, Oregon, United States. They are best known for their 1963 recording of Richard Berry's "Louie Louie", which held the No. 2 spot on the Billboard charts for six weeks. The single has become an enduring classic.

Read more about The Kingsmen:  Early Years, "Louie Louie", The Kingsmen Name and History, Further Reading