Old School: Johnnie Ray

The Little White Cloud That Cried – Johnnie Ray (1951)

Johnnie Ray
(1927-1990)

Genre: Rhythm & blues / Traditional pop
Origin: Hopewell > Oregon > US
Career: 1951–1989
Tidbit: Ray was one of the most controversial recording artists of the 50’s. His emotional, animated performances caused a stir, but such behavior would soon become the fabric of an emerging genre called Rock & Roll.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s