John Wesley Ryles (born December 2, 1950) is an American country music artist. He is best known for his 1968 single "Kay" and for his work as a backing vocalist.
He made his debut in 1968 with the single "Kay", a Top Ten hit on the Billboard Hot Country Singles (now Hot Country Songs) charts, and the title track to his debut album for Columbia Records.
Ryles later recorded one album, Reconsider Me, for the Plantation label, which produced a No. 39 single in its title track. It was followed by two non-album singles, "Tell It Like It Is" and "When a Man Loves a Woman," both on the Music Mill label in 1976.
He then moved to ABC Records, releasing three albums for them as well as his highest-peaking single, the No. 5 "Once in a Lifetime Thing." When that label merged with MCA Records, he issued the album Let the Night Begin there. It included a rendition of "Always on My MindЧитать далее в Википедии...