Johnny Crawford Similar Artists

Adam Wade - 100% match to Johnny Crawford

Genres: Vocals
Decades Active: 1960s 1970s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl

17 March 1937, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. A romantic crooner in the style of Johnny Mathis, Wade was working as a laboratory assistant for Dr. Jonas Salk, the man who discovered polio vaccine, when he auditioned for the Coed label. He eventually scored three US Top 10 hits: ‘Take Good Care Of Her’, ‘The Writing On The Wall’ and ‘As If I Didn’ Read more

Jerry Wallace - 68% match to Johnny Crawford

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

15 December 1928, Guildford, Missouri, USA, d. 5 May 2008, Victorville, California, USA. A pop/country singer and guitarist who made his initial recordings for Allied in 1951, but achieved his first chart success when his 1958 Challenge recording of ‘How The Time Flies’ reached number 11 in the US pop charts. After further pop successes, including ‘Primose Lan Read more

Terry Stafford - 61% match to Johnny Crawford

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

Hollis, Oklahoma, USA, d. 17 March 1996. This tall, local sports champion was also a fan of Elvis Presley and Buddy Holly, artists into whose repertoires he would dip when singing with his school group. With his parents’ blessing, he began a showbusiness career in Hollywood where, after two years as a nightclub entertainer, he was spotted by John Fisher and Les Worden w Read more

Ronnie Dove - 56% match to Johnny Crawford

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

9 September 1940, Herndon, Virginia, USA. Dove intended to follow his father and be a policeman, but he somehow was sidetracked. Between 1964 and 1966, after first singing in a rock group at high school, he was a very successful pop singer. Recording for Diamond, he had six Top 20 hits out of the 11 songs that he charted. They included ‘Cry’ and ‘Right Or Wron Read more

Dick & Dee Dee - 53% match to Johnny Crawford

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

This American boy/girl vocal duo was formed in 1961 by Dick St. John Gostine (Richard Gostine, 1944, Santa Monica, California, USA, d. 27 December 2003, Los Angeles, California, USA) and Dee Dee Sperling (b. Mary Sperling, 1945, Santa Monica, California, USA) while they were at a local high school. The Gostine-written ‘The Mountain’s High’ was originally relea Read more

Lenny Welch - 50% match to Johnny Crawford

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

15 May 1938, Asbury Park, New Jersey, USA. Treading the same path as Johnny Mathis, Welch built his career singing pop tunes with a hint of R&B flavour and a succinct sweetness in the voice. He began singing professionally in 1958, and signed with Archie Bleyer’s Cadence label in 1960. His record was a remake of an old Jerry Vale hit, ‘You Don’t Know Me Read more

Marcie Blaine - 50% match to Johnny Crawford

Genres: Pop / Rock
View Artist: Overview Songs Similar Artists Vinyl

Marcie Blane - 50% match to Johnny Crawford

Genres: Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1960s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs

21 May 1944, Brooklyn, New York, USA. The daughter of a musician and one-time music teacher, she was signed to Marv Holtzman’s Seville label shortly after graduating from high school in 1962. She found instant but short-lived fame when her debut single, the infectious and cute pop song ‘Bobby’s Girl’, took her to number 3 in the US singles chart in 1962. Read more

Paul Petersen - 45% match to Johnny Crawford

Genres: Pop / Rock Vocals
Decades Active: 1960s
View Artist: Overview Songs Similar Artists CDs

Dickey Lee - 42% match to Johnny Crawford

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

Richard Lipscombe, 21 September 1941, Memphis, Tennessee, USA. Lee was a country singer and composer whose most recorded composition was ‘She Thinks I Still Care’, made famous by George Jones. At high school in Memphis, he sang rock ‘n’ roll and recorded the Elvis Presley -influenced ‘Dreamy Nights’ and ‘Good Lovin’’ with the Coll Read more

The Avons - 39% match to Johnny Crawford

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

Sisters-in-law Valerie (1936, Willesden, London, England) and Elaine Murtagh (b. 1940, County Cork, Eire) originally performed as the Avon Sisters. After being discovered singing at the 1958 BBC Radio Exhibition, they signed to UK Columbia Records where they recorded with producer Norrie Paramor. Their debut was ‘Which Witch Doctor’ with the Mudlarks and their debu Read more

Gogi Grant - 38% match to Johnny Crawford

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

Joe Dowell - 38% match to Johnny Crawford

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

23 January 1940, Bloomington, Indiana, USA. Pop singer-songwriter Dowell bought a $10 guitar and wrote his first song ‘Tell Me’ when he was 13 years old. In later years he took part in talent contests and just before his 21st birthday decided to try his luck in Nashville. He signed to Smash Records, and a version of ‘Wooden Heart’ (Muss I Denn) - using ba Read more

Sue Thompson - 38% match to Johnny Crawford

Genres: Country & Bluegrass Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1960s 1970s
View Artist: Overview Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl

Jimmy Charles - 37% match to Johnny Crawford

Genres: Pop / Rock R&B / Soul
View Artist: Overview Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl

Artist matches Powered by AudioScrobbler
Filter Results