|Joe Lance Williams (AKA JW)
He has performed live on stage with Carl Gardner Sr. for several years, personally hand picked by Carl in July 2001.
Born June 16,1949. Has performed live on stage with Carl Gardner the original lead singer and founder of The Coasters since 2001. He grew up in Ponchatoula, Louisiana, just 60 miles from the music capital of the south,his birth
|DENNIS ANDERSON – baritone
Dennis Anderson- joined the group after the death of Carl Gardner in 2011.
Born October 11,1946 Started playing bass guitar for many groups including the Broadways and the Escorts. He came from a gospel musical family and began singing in church at a very early age. In 1979, Dennis played the role of Judas in Jesus Christ Super Star and 1982 Ain’t Misbehavin’. Over the years he performed on stage with other groups before joining The Coasters in 2011 after the death of Carl Gardner.(The original lead singer and founder of The Coasters). Dennis lives in Jackson, New Jersey.
|EDDIE WHITFIELD – bass
He joined the Coasters in November 2009 after auditioning for Carl Sr. He lives in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Born December 26,1948. Joined The Coasters in November 2009 after auditioning for Carl Gardner. Nicknamed “Fast Eddie” Started singing when he was just a teenager and can sing both bass and baritone. He toured and recorded with group by the name of Neighbors Complaint. He was on their record “Piece Of Mind” His great bass really impresses on Charlie Brown, Zing With The Strings of My Heart and Yakety Yak. Eddie lives in Philadelphia,Pennsylvania.
|PRIMO CANDELARIA -tenor
He joined the Coasters in October 2008 after an audition for Carl Sr.
Born October 3,1952 . Joined The Coasters in October 2008 after an audition for Carl Gardner. Primo has been singing since he was 10 years old. He teaches choreography and also produced many shows. He was also with the group Chapter One for several years and sang with the Intruders and many other professional groups. He has been a great asset to the continuation of the Original Coasters. Primo lives in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.