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    Talented Johnny Ace

    Talented Johnny Ace

    Talented Johnny Ace

    What can I type, which everyone knows of (or will know after I do this blog, Talented Johnny Ace), and talks about around dinner table, and in nightclubs all around the world. It’s Talented Johnny Ace, and I have it all on one blog.

    John Marshall Alexander Jr. (June 9, 1929 December 25, 1954), known by the stage name Johnny Ace, was an American rhythm-and-blues singer. He had a string of hit singles in the mid-1950s. He died of an accidental self-inflicted gunshot wound atthe age of 25.

    Johnny Ace

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    Talented Johnny Ace

    Ace in 1954



    Background Information



    Birth name

    John Marshall Alexander Jr.

    Born June 9, 1929 Memphis, Tennessee, United States Died December 25, 1954( aged25).
    Houston, Texas, United States.

    Genres

    R&B.

    Years A...

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    LaVern Baker Part One

    LaVern Baker Part One

    LaVern Baker 1956.jpg

    LaVern Baker Part One

    Baker in 1956

    I was looking at my albums, and I found that I haven’t done her yet, so I’m doing her now, in this blog entitled LaVern Baker Part One, hope you enjoy her as much as I.

    Delores LaVern Baker (November 11, 1929 March 10, 1997) was an American rhythm-and-blues singer who had several hit records on the pop chart in the 1950s andearly 1960s. Her most successful records were Tweedle Dee (1955 ), Jim Dandy(1956 ), and I Cried a Tear (1958 ).

    LaVern Baker

    Background Information

    Birth Name .

    Delores Evans.

    Also Known as .

    Delores Williams.

    Little Miss Sharecropper.

    Bea Baker.
    Born.
    November 11, 1929.
    Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
    Died.
    March 10, 1997( aged 67).
    Queens, New York, U.S.
    Genres.
    Blues, R&B.
    Occupations.
    Singer,
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    Big Mama Thornton Part One

    Big Mama Thornton Part One

    Big Mama Thornton Part One

    Big Mama Thornton Part One

    You may like Elvis Presley’s version, but you haven’t heard Houndog, well in this blog, Big Mama Thornton Part One, you will finally hear it.

    Willie Mae Thornton (December 11, 1926– July 25, 1984) much better referred to as Big Mama Thornton, was an American rhythm-and-blues vocalist and also songwriter. She was the initial to tape-record Leiber as well as Stoller’s “Hound Dog”, in 1952, which became her most significant hit, remaining 7 weeks at leading on the Billboard R&B graph in 1953 and also marketing nearly 2 million duplicates. Thornton’s various other recordings consisted of the initial variation of “Ball ‘n’ Chain”, which she created.

    Large Mama Thornton

    Thornton concerning 1955– 1960

    History details

    Birth name

    Willie Mae Tho...

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    Legendary Andy Williams Part Eight

    Legendary Andy Williams Part Eight

    Legendary Andy Williams Part Eight

    Legendary Andy Williams Part Eight

    In Part Seven, I typed about Andy Williams’ albums, it’s only fair to type about his singles, and that’s why Legendary Andy Williams Part Eight, is for. So let’s complete this blog Legendary Andy Williams Part Eight, and enjoy his album.

    Singles

    Year
    Title
    Peak graph placements
    Non-charting B-sides
    From very same cd as A-side other than where suggested
    Cd
    United States
    CB
    A/C
    R&B UK
    1948
    Jubilee By Kay Thompson & & The Williams Brothers ———- Back Home Againin Indiana Non-album tracks

    Louisiana Purchase By Kay Thompson & The Williams Brothers ———- I SeeYour Face Before Me 1954

    Why Should I Cry Over You ———- You Can’t Buy Happiness 1955.

    Now I Know ———- Here Comes That Dream Again.

    Christmas

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    Legendary Andy Williams Part Seven

    Legendary Andy Williams Part Seven

    Legendary Andy Williams Part Seven

    Legendary Andy Williams Part Seven

    As you may know, I’m updating my past blogs, and I found that I never completed Andy Williams life story, well this blog Legendary Andy Williams Part Seven, will almost complete it, and Part Eight will complete it, so be looking for Part Eight as well.

    Compilation CD’s

    A variety of Williams collections are remarkable for either their chart success, as born in mind by 20 of them provided below, or the item included. As an instance, Williams himself selected the tracks contained on Moon River: The Very Best of Andy Williams.Year Title Peak
    chart setups Qualifications United States UK 1958 Andy Williams

    * Label: Cadence– 1961 Andy Williams’Best

    * Label: Cadence 59– 1962 Million Seller Songs

    * Label: Cadence 54– 1965 Canadi...

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    Life And Times Of Roberta Flack Part Three

    Life And Times Of Roberta Flack Part Three

    Life And Times Of Roberta Flack Part Three

    Life And Times Of Roberta Flack Part Three

    Life And Times Of Roberta Flack Part Three, is the end for now, but wait, to me, theirs more to her story. As long as she’s on my website on one of my blogs, she’ll always be typed about. So let’s read this blog, Life And Times Of Roberta Flack Part Three and listen to her album.

    Later work

    In 1999, a star with Flack’s name was placed on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. That similar year, she provided a program expedition in South Africa; the last effectiveness was joined by President Nelson Mandela. In 2010, she appeared on the 52nd Annual Grammy Awards, singing a duet of “Where Is The Love” with Maxwell.In February
    2012, Flack introduced Let it Be Roberta, a cd of Beatles covers including “Hey Jude” along w...

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    Buck Owens Part Five

    Buck Owens Part Five

    Buck Owens Part Five

    Buck Owens Part Five

    This is farewell to Buck Owens for awhile, in Buck Owens Part Five, I want you to know, that closing a blog series is truly death to me, but I will open it up again when I find something new about them. being that theirs five blogs of Buck Owens, that means five albums, so you can always come back for that. Without further ado, here’s Buck Owens Part Five, please enjoy.

    Death

    Dollar Owens passed away in his rest of an obvious cardiac arrest on March 25, 2006, just hrs after executing at his Crystal Palace dining establishment, club and also gallery in Bakersfield...

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    Legendary Bo Diddley Part Six

    Legendary Bo Diddley Part Six

    Legendary Bo Diddley Part Six

    Legendary Bo Diddley Part Six

    I hope you like Legendary Bo Diddley Part Six, like you like the other Parts, because it’s the last in this series. Don’t worry, I got plenty more Legendary Bo Diddley, so I’ll be finding another series of blogs for my albums to be on. So now, here’s Bo Diddley Part Six, and another album. I can’t wait for that to happen, not for the album, but to type about Bo Diddley with more information about him, which is more important, which is why I have this website in the first place.

    Discography

    “I made use of to anger concerning individuals taping my points; currently I obtained a brand-new point going … I do not anger regarding them tape-recording my product since they maintain me active.”

    Bo Diddley, 1969 Pop Chronicles meeting

    W...

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    Buck Owens Part Four

    Buck Owens Part Four

    Buck Owens Part Four

    Buck Owens Part Four

    It’s good to do Buck Owens bio, in my blogs, and this is no exception. In Buck Owens Part Four, I will dig deep in his later life and let you know what I found, plus a new album as well, so let’s get started with Buck Owens Part Four, and I’ll be uploading another Buck Owens for the future.

    Later Profession

    Dwight Yoakam was mostly affected by Owens’ design of songs and also at some point partnered with him for a duet of “Streets of Bakersfield” in 1988. Their duet was Owens’ very first No. 1 solitary in 16 years. In a meeting, Yoakam explained the very first time he consulted with Owens:

    We rested there that day in 1987 as well as discussed my songs to that factor, my brief job, as well as what I would certainly been doing as well as exactly h...

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    Life And Times Of Cab Calloway Part Four

    Life And Times Of Cab Calloway Part Four

    Life And Times Of Cab Calloway Part Four

    Life And Times Of Cab Calloway Part Four

    You have to honor a man that stayed in the music business for seventy years, so let’s start by reading and listening to that man, in the closing blog of Life And Times Of Cab Calloway Part Four, and then listen to his album.

    Honors

    * In 1993, the University of Rochesterpresented Calloway with the honorary level of Doctor of Fine Arts

    * In 1993, he existed with the National Medal of Arts

    * In 1998, The Cab Calloway Orchestra (routed by Calloway’s grand son C. “CB” Calloway Brooks) was created to recognize his tradition on the nationwide and also global degrees.

    Chosen Honors and Acknowledgments

    Grammy background

    Year

    Group

    Title

    Tag

    Outcome

    Notes

    2008

    Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award

    Guest of honor

    1999

    Gramm...

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