Title: Memorial Album For Johnny Ace
Style: Rhythm & Blues, Ballad, Vocal
Format: MP3 FLAC DTS AU ADX VOC APE AAC MIDI
FLAC size: 1949 mb | MP3 size: 1335 mb | WMA size: 1424 mb
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 at the age of 25. Alexander was born in Memphis, Tennessee, the son of a preacher, and grew up near LeMoyne-Owen College. After serving in the . Navy during the Korean War, he joined Adolph Duncan's Band as a pianist. He then joined the B. B. King band.
Johnny Ace Memorial Album.
By Johnny Ace. 1955, 20 songs. Listen to Memorial Album in full in the this site app. Play on this site.
50 years ago, Johnny Ace entered pop history for all the wrong reasons. Playing a game of Russian roulette backstage in Houston on Christmas Day of 1954, Ace was felled by a single shot. Ace had a great number of reasons to want to live, foremost among them being his career, which couldn’t have been much hotter. Exclusive discount for Prime members. Sample this album Artist - Artist (Sample). 1. 30. My Song (Album Version). by Johnny Ace and The Beale Streeters. My Song (Album Version) by Johnny Ace and The Beale Streeters. 2. Follow The Rule (Album Version). Follow The Rule (Album Version) by Johnny Ace and The Beale Streeters.
Johnny Ace – vocal Backing Bands - Johnny Otis' Orchestra; Johnny Board & Orch. In the weeks and months following Johnny Ace's tragic passing on Christmas Eve 1954, demand for his songs was at an all-time high. The resulting Memorial Album (1955) gathered a baker's dozen of Ace's most memorable selections, documented between the spring of 1952 and the summer of 1954. There are no unissued numbers on the disc, as each of the tracks had previously surfaced on a variety of 78s. However concurrent audiences no doubt.
Johnny Ace & The Beale Streeters. Johnny Ace & The Beale Streeters. Big Mama Thornton, Johnny Ace & The Johnny Otis Band. 10. Please Forgive Me. Johnny Ace & The Johnny Otis Band. 11. Still Love You So. 12. Pledging My Love. 14. You've Been Gone So Long.
Play full-length songs from Memorial Album by Johnny Ace on your phone, computer and home audio system with Napster. Johnny Ace is famous for two things: the timeless "Pledging My Love" and the tragic manner in which he died, namely playing Russian Roulette backstage one night. The thing about Ace that gets lost in the shuffle sometimes is that the man had one of the smoothest voices ever put to tape. Every one of these songs attests to that fact.