4 Shouts - 77,946 Scrobbles
Johnny Ace (June 9, 1929 – December 25, 1954), born John Marshall Alexander, Jr. in Memphis, Tennessee, the son of a preacher. He was one of the stars of U.S. rhythm and blues singing. Career
After serving in the navy during WWII, Alexander joined Adolph Duncan's Band as a pianist. He then joined the B. B. King band. Soon King departed for Los Angeles and Bobby Bland joined the army. Alexander took over vocal duties and renamed the band The Beale Streeters, also taking over King's WDIA radio show.
User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License and may also be available under the GNU FDL.
Top SongsTotal plays on Last.fm over the last 6 months
- Pledging My Love - (2:29) - 2,111 plays
- The Clock - (2:59) - 184 plays
- My Song - (3:04) - 163 plays
- Never Let Me Go - (2:52) - 189 plays
- Anymore - (2:58) - 104 plays
- Saving My Love For You - (2:37) - 107 plays
- How Can You Be So Mean - (2:30) - 76 plays
- Don't You Know - (2:41) - 64 plays
- Cross My Heart - (2:46) - 112 plays
- So Lonely - (2:33) - 70 plays