One of the early versions of The Platters (in 1955), with Herb Reed at far left. Frank Driggs Collection/Getty Images hide caption

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The Two-Way

Herb Reed, Last Of 'The Platters,' Dies

It was Reed who came up with the group's name. Starting in the '50s, the group had hits such as Only You and Smoke Gets In Your Eyes.

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