USED. Walk On With The Duke/London Town - Duke Of Earl. VG++. Released on Vee Jay Records (VJ 440) in 1962. The Duke of Earl is Gene Chandler, one of the leading exponents of the 1960s Chicago soul scene, best known for his his million-selling hits "Duke Of Earl" and "Groovy Situation" as well as his associations with the Dukays, the Impressions and Curtis Mayfield. Boasting more than thirty chart hits, Chandler is a Grammy Hall Of Fame inductee and winner of the National Association of Television and Radio Announcers Producer of the Year Award as well as the Rhythm and Blues Foundation's Pioneer Award. Format: LP. Genre: Classic Soul/R&B/Funk.