Johnny Mathis

Johnny Mathis

 

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John Royce Mathis (born September 30, 1935) is an American singer of popular music Starting his career with singles of standard music, he became highly popular as an album artist, with several dozen of his albums achieving gold or platinum status and 73 making the Billboard charts to date. Guinness world records and music charts historian Paul Gambaccini confirms Mathis record sales have surpassed well over 360 million worldwide to date. This makes Johnny Mathis the 3rd biggest selling artist of the 20th century after Elvis Presley and Frank Sinatra.[citation needed]

Although he is frequently described as a romantic singer, his discography includes traditional pop, Brazilian, Spanish, soul, rhythm and blues, soft rock, show tunes, Tin Pan Alley, blues, country, and even a few disco songs for his album Mathis Magic in 1979. Mathis has also recorded six albums of Christmas music. In a 1968 interview, Mathis cited Lena Horne, Nat King Cole, and Bing Crosby among his musical influences.[1]

Labels

Highlights14

Johnny Mathis Sings The Great New American Songbook
Album
Johnny Mathis Sings The Great New American Songbook is an album by musical artist Johnny Mathis, released on September 29, 2017.
Hallelujah
Song
Hallelujah is a song by musical artist Johnny Mathis, released on September 15, 2017.
The Twelfth of Never
 
"The Twelfth of Never" is a popular song recorded by Johnny Mathis and later by other artists, including Cliff Richard and Donny Osmond.
Johnny's Greatest Hits
 
Johnny's Greatest Hits is a compilation album by vocalist Johnny Mathis that was released by Columbia Records on March 17, 1958, and has been described as the "original greatest-hits package".

Photos - Johnny Mathis364

Popular Albums133

Album Appearances & References41

Popular Songs11

Popular Live Albums4

Song Appearances & References62

Musical Group References1

Films5

Minor Film Appearances & References1

TV Shows9

Book References & Influences1

Collaborators & Influencers94

Other Music-Related Relationships14

Personal & Professional Relationships2

Awards & Nominations3

You May Also Be Interested In58

Videos32

Spotify - Albums & Singles219

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Spotify - Appears On32

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Spotify - Top Tracks10

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Upcoming Concerts2

News Articles9

Johnny Mathis and David Bailey
  –  March 7, 2018
In a rare interview, singer Johnny Mathis talks about his 55 year career ... Rachel Cooke reviews. Photographer David Bailey revisits the East End of his childhood for his new mixed-media exhibition Hitler Killed The Duck. Bailey has been creating works ...
Johnny Mathis brings 'Romance' to Hanover Theatre
  –  February 27, 2018
WORCESTER — Veteran singer Johnny Mathis, whose velvet voice is synonymous with Valentine's Day and Christmas, will perform his greatest hits and personal favorites when he brings his "The Voice of Romance Tour" to The Hanover Theatre for the ...
July 2: Johnny Mathis, comedy and more
  –  February 7, 2018
Singer Johnny Mathis is performing hits such as “Chances Are” and “Wonderful! Wonderful!” with the San Francisco Symphony. [7:30 p.m., Davies Symphony Hall, 201 Van Ness Ave., S.F.] Wild S.F.: Local author Mark Abramson looks back at San Francisco ...
Johnny Mathis and David Bailey
  –  March 7, 2018
In a rare interview, singer Johnny Mathis talks about his 55 year career, during which he has sold 350m records. Mathis talks about his operatic vocal training, reveals why he chose music over Olympic ... Photographer David Bailey revisits the East End ...
July 2: Johnny Mathis, comedy and more
  –  February 7, 2018
Singer Johnny Mathis is performing hits such as “Chances Are” and ... [6 p.m., Modern Eden, 801 Greenwich St., S.F.; quietlightning.org] Poetry and music: Poets Jocelyn Saidenberg, Emily Hunt and Tom Comitta are reading from their work with ...
Remembering Baguio boy Bert Nievera
  –  March 30, 2018
He was 81. Although known now as “Martin Nievera’s father,” Bert could very well hold the microphone on his own, known for years as the “Timeless Balladeer” and the “Johnny Mathis of the Philippines.” In his hometown Baguio, Bert Nievera is a ...
Mathis writes new chapter to Great American Songbook
  –  March 19, 2018
Johnny Mathis returns to Tucson on Sunday for his first concert here since 1992. Mathis is still performing at the age of 82. When you think of all the songs Johnny Mathis has recorded and sung over the decades, the iconic torch songs that propelled sales ...
Johnny Mathis brings 'Romance' to Hanover Theatre
  –  February 27, 2018
WORCESTER — Veteran singer Johnny Mathis, whose velvet voice is synonymous with Valentine's Day and Christmas, will perform his greatest hits and personal favorites when he brings his "The Voice of Romance Tour" to The Hanover Theatre for the ...
July 2: Johnny Mathis, comedy and more
  –  February 7, 2018
Singer Johnny Mathis is performing hits such as “Chances Are” and “Wonderful! Wonderful!” with the San Francisco Symphony. [7:30 p.m., Davies Symphony Hall, 201 Van Ness Ave., S.F.] Wild S.F.: Local author Mark Abramson looks back at San Francisco ...

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