Barbara Alston (1943-2018)

1962: (L-R) Patricia Wright, Dolores “La La” Brooks, Barbara Alston and Dee Dee Kinniebrew of the girl group “The Crystals” on Phillies Records poses for a portrait in 1962. (Photo by Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)

Who is Barbara Alston? Well, she’s a founding member of a 1960’s girl group called “The Crystals.” She and her high school friends Mary Thomas, Dolores Kenniebrew (aka Dee Dee), Myrna Giraud and Patsy Wright are remembered for their hits, “There’s No Other Like My Baby” and “Uptown.”

You can leave her virtual flowers on Find A Grave.

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