Laurie London Similar Artists

Jerry Keller - 100% match to Laurie London

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

20 June 1938, Fort Smith, Arkansas, USA. After moving to Tulsa in 1944 Keller formed the Lads Of Note Quartet in the 50s before joining the Tulsa Boy Singers. He won a talent contest organized by band leader Horace Heidt which earned him the vocalist job with Jack Dalton’s Orchestra. He then spent nine months as a disc jockey in Tulsa before moving to New York in 1956. Read more

The Kalin Twins - 89% match to Laurie London

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

A classic example of the one-hit-wonder syndrome, the Kalin Twins have a more interesting history than many who fall into that bracket. Herbie (Herbert Harry Kalin, 16 February 1934, Port Jervis, New York State, USA, d. 21 July 2006) and Harold ‘Hal’ Kalin (b. 16 February 1934, Port Jervis, New York State, USA, d. 24 August 2005, Waldorf, Maryland, USA) were real l Read more

Carl Dobkins Jr. - 52% match to Laurie London

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

Robin Luke - 46% match to Laurie London

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

20 March 1942, Los Angeles, California, USA. Luke was a rockabilly-style singer who had one Top 5 success, ‘Susie Darlin’’, in 1958. His family moved frequently, and in 1953 settled in Hawaii, where he learned to play guitar and ukulele. He was discovered by entertainer Kimo McVay, who introduced him to Bob Bertram, who then recorded Luke in his own Bertram In Read more

Tab Hunter - 46% match to Laurie London

Genres: Easy Listening Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1950s 1960s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists DVDs Blu-ray CDs Vinyl

Arthur Gelien, 11 July 1931, New York City, New York, USA. This blond-haired, blue-eyed pop vocalist/actor was spotted in 1948, working at a stable, by talent scout Dick Clayton. He introduced him to Rock Hudson’s Hollywood agent Harry Wilson, who said ‘We’ve got to tab you something’, then named him Tab Hunter. He made his screen debut in the 1950 movieT Read more

The Avons - 46% match to Laurie London

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

Tommy Sands - 44% match to Laurie London

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

27 August 1937, Chicago, Illinois, USA. Tommy Sands’ father was a pianist, and his mother was Grace Lou Dixon, a singer with the Art Keassel Band. He sang in a local folk music television series, Lady Of The Mountain, when he was only five years old, and made his first recording, ‘Love Pains’, on Freedom in 1949, when aged only 12. In 1952, with help from his Read more

Ruby Murray - 43% match to Laurie London

Genres: Easy Listening Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs

29 March 1935, Belfast, Northern Ireland, d. 17 December 1996, Torquay, Devon, England One of the most popular singers in the UK during the 50s, Murray toured Ulster as a child singer in various variety shows, and, after being spotted by producer Richard Afton, made her television debut at the age of 12. Stringent Irish laws regarding child performers held her back for two y Read more

Jimmy Bowen - 42% match to Laurie London

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

30 November 1937, Santa Rita, New Mexico, USA. From an early age Bowen was a star athlete who earned a scholarship to West Texas State University. While there he formed the Serenaders with Buddy Knox (guitar, vocals) and Don Lanier (lead guitar) in 1955, sharing vocal duties with Knox and playing bass himself. Later they changed their name to the Rhythm Orchids with the addi Read more

Bill Hayes - 41% match to Laurie London

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

David Whitfield - 40% match to Laurie London

Genres: Christian & Gospel Easy Listening Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs

2 February 1925, Hull, Yorkshire, England, d. 15 January 1980, Sydney, Australia. A popular ballad singer in the UK during the 50s, with a tenor voice that proved to be suitable for light opera. After working as a labourer, and singing in local clubs, Whitfield spent some time in the merchant navy before signing to Decca Records and having hits in 1953 with ‘Bridge Of S Read more

Gisele MacKenzie - 39% match to Laurie London

Genres: Vocals
Decades Active: 1940s 1950s 1960s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs

Gisele Marie Louise Marguerite La Fleche, 10 January 1927, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, d. 5 September 2003, Burbank, Los Angeles, California, USA. Encouraged into music by her father, a doctor who played violin, and her mother, a singer and organist, MacKenzie attended the Royal Conservatory of Music in Toronto as a teenager, where she studied classical violin. Informally, s Read more

Jane Morgan - 39% match to Laurie London

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

Jane Currier, 25 December 1920, Boston, Massachusetts, USA. A popular singer with a clear, strong voice and an ability to sing in several languages, Morgan was accepted in many parts of the world during the 50s and 60s. Raised in Florida, she trained as a lyric soprano at the Juilliard School of Music in New York, supplementing her income by singing in night-clubs. At one of Read more

Joan Weber - 38% match to Laurie London

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

1936, Paulsboro, New Jersey, USA, d. 13 May 1981, Ancora, New Jersey, USA. Weber had a number 1 hit in the USA in January 1955, but was unable to follow up that success. The record was ‘Let Me Go Lover’, released on Columbia Records. Weber was 18 when she met manager Eddie Joy, who brought her to Charles Randolph Grean who worked in A&R at the famed Brill Build Read more

Joe Dowell - 35% match to Laurie London

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


Artist matches Powered by AudioScrobbler
Filter Results