John Parr (born 18 November 1954) is an English musician, who had two number one hits, best known for his 1985 US number one hit single "St. Elmo's Fire (Man in Motion)" and in 1984 for his US number one rock single "Naughty Naughty." Parr has sold 10 million albums worldwide, and has written and performed 12 Hollywood movie themes, including for Three Men and a Baby, Near Dark, and The Running Man. He was nominated for a Grammy award for "St Elmo's Fire" in 1985.
Parr was born in Worksop, England, in 1952. He first entered the music scene when he was 12 years old and formed a band with two fellow schoolmates, which they named The Silence. The band had achieved some success. They eventually became professional and started to tour Europe. He then joined a band named Bitter Sweet who were a huge success in the working men's clubs in Yorkshire, he then formed a " Super Band" with musicians from otherЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Man in Motion [альбом]
- St Elmo's Fire [сингл]
- John Parr [1985, альбом]
- St. Elmo's Fire [1985, альбом]
- Running the Endless Mile [1986, альбом]
- Always on My Mind / Take Me Home [1990, сингл]
- Man With a Vision [1992, альбом]
- Under Parr [1999, альбом]
- New Horizon [12.06.2006, сингл]
- Letter to America [2011, альбом]