Joan Weber Similar Artists

Gale Storm - 100% match to Joan Weber

Genres: Easy Listening Vocals
Decades Active: 1950s 1990s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists DVDs CDs

Josephine Cottle, 5 April 1922, Bloomington, Texas, USA. A dynamic singer who came to fame mainly through covering the hits of others, Storm arrived in Hollywood in 1939 after winning a ‘Gateway To Hollywood’ contest in her home state. She was soon working for the Universal and RKO studios, though she ultimately achieved popularity playing Margie Albright in My Lit Read more

The Fontane Sisters - 92% match to Joan Weber

Genres: Easy Listening Pop / Rock Vocals
Decades Active: 1950s 1960s 1980s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl

The line-up of this close-harmony 50s US vocal group, whose initial success was achieved by making cover versions of black R&B records, comprised Marge Rosse (New Milford, New Jersey, USA; lead), Bea Rosse (b. New Milford, New Jersey, USA; low harmony) and Geri Rosse (b. New Milford, New Jersey, USA; harmony). Their mother was a choral director and organist. After leavin Read more

Don Cornell - 90% match to Joan Weber

Genres: Vocals
Decades Active: 1950s 1960s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs

Luigi Francisco Varlaro, 21 April 1919, New York City, New York, USA, d. 23 February 2004, Aventura, Florida, USA. During the late 30s Cornell sang and played guitar with several bands, including Lennie Hayton, Red Nichols and Mickey Alpert, before joining Sammy Kaye, mainly as a guitar player, in 1942. He stayed with Kaye until 1950, with a break for military service, and s Read more

Gogi Grant - 75% match to Joan Weber

Genres: Pop / Rock Vocals
Decades Active: 1950s 1960s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists DVDs CDs Vinyl

Myrtle Audrey Arinsberg, 20 September 1924, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. Pop vocalist Grant was apparently named after a New York restaurant called Gogi’s La Rue, which was frequented by Dave Kapp, head of A&R at RCA Records. She had previously recorded, without success, as Audrey Brown and Audrey Grant, but as Gogi Grant she hit the US Top 10 in 1955 with the b Read more

Georgia Gibbs - 73% match to Joan Weber

Genres: Vocals
Decades Active: 1950s 1960s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs

Fredda Lipschitz, 17 August 1919, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA, d. 9 December 2006, New York City, New York, USA. When Gibbs was six months old, her father died and she was placed in an orphanage for some six years. Reclaimed by her mother, she then took as her surname, her mother’s new married name, Gibson. When building her career in the 50s, Gibbs was unfairly malig Read more

Joni James - 71% match to Joan Weber

Genres: Easy Listening Vocals
Decades Active: 1950s 1960s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs

Giovanna Carmella Babbo, 22 September 1930, Chicago, Illinois, USA. Growing up during the Depression years, James attended drama and dance lessons and organized a ballet club in high school. Following graduation, she worked as a dancer and began singing. In 1952 she recorded her first tracks for MGM Records, with the second single, ‘Why Don’t You Believe Me’, Read more

Kitty Kallen - 69% match to Joan Weber

Genres: Big Band & Swing Jazz Vocals
Decades Active: 1940s 1950s
View Artist: Overview Songs Similar Artists CDs

The Four Aces - 69% match to Joan Weber

Genres: Vocals
Decades Active: 1950s
View Artist: Overview Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl

The Four Lads - 65% match to Joan Weber

Genres: Easy Listening Vocals
Decades Active: 1950s 1960s 1980s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists DVDs CDs Vinyl

The line-up comprised Frank Busseri (Toronto, Canada; baritone), Bernard Toorish (b. Toronto, Canada; second tenor), James Arnold (b. Toronto, Canada; first tenor) and Connie Codarini (b. Toronto, Canada; bass). A versatile vocal quartet, popular in US clubs and theatres, and on television and records, especially during the 50s. The Lads formed their group while attending St Read more

Eddie Fisher - 64% match to Joan Weber

Genres: Holiday & Seasonal Pop / Rock Vocals
Decades Active: 1950s 1960s 1980s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists DVDs Blu-ray CDs Vinyl

Edwin Jack Fisher, 10 August 1928, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. Fisher was a ‘bobby sox idol’, one of the most popular US singers of the 50s, with a strong, melodic voice. He sang with the bands of Buddy Morrow and Charlie Ventura at the age of 18, and his nickname was ‘Sonny Boy’ because of his affection for Al Jolson songs. In 1949 he gained nationw Read more

The Ames Brothers - 60% match to Joan Weber

Genres: Vocals
Decades Active: 1950s 1960s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl

This family group from Malden, Massachusetts, USA, was consistently popular from the late 40s through the 50s. Brothers Joe Urick (3 May 1924), Gene Urick (b. 13 February 1925), Vic Urick (b. 20 May 1926, d. 23 January 1978, Nashville, Tennessee, USA) and Ed Urick (b. 9 July 1927, Malden, Massachusetts, USA) started singing together in high school and won several amateur con Read more

Teresa Brewer - 57% match to Joan Weber

Genres: Blues Easy Listening Jazz Vocals
Decades Active: 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl

Johnnie Ray - 51% match to Joan Weber

Genres: Pop / Rock Vocals
Decades Active: 1950s
View Artist: Overview Songs Similar Artists CDs

Guy Mitchell - 45% match to Joan Weber

Genres: Country & Bluegrass Pop / Rock Vocals
Decades Active: 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl

Albert Cernick, 22 February 1927, Detroit, Michigan, USA, d. 1 July 1999, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Mitchell was an enormously popular singer in the USA and especially the UK, particularly during the 50s, with a straightforward style, rich voice and affable personality. Although his birthplace is often given as Yugoslavia, his parents’ homeland, Mitchell confirmed in a 19 Read more

The Four Knights - 45% match to Joan Weber

Genres: Doo Wop Easy Listening
Decades Active: 1950s 1960s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs

The singing of Gene Alford was framed by the backing harmonies of Oscar Broadway, Clarence Dixon and John Wallace (who also strummed guitar). From regular performances in the late 40s on radio stations local to their native Charlotte, North Carolina, USA, the Knights graduated to television, providing musical interludes on nationally broadcast situation comedies starring Arthur Read more


Artist matches Powered by AudioScrobbler