Juan Raul Davis "Johnny" Rodriguez (born December 10, 1951) is an American country music singer. He was the first famous Latin American country music singer, infusing his music with Latin sounds, and even singing verses of songs in Spanish.
In the 1970s and 1980s, he was one of country music's most successful male artists, recording a string of hit songs, such as "You Always Come Back to Hurting Me," "Desperado," "Down on the Rio Grande" and "Foolin'." He has recorded six No. 1 country hits in his career.
Rodriguez was born in Sabinal, Texas, a small town situated 90 miles from Mexico. He was the second youngest in a family of ten children living in a four-room house.
Growing up in Sabinal, Rodriguez was a good student in school and an altar boy for his church. He was also the captain of his junior high school football team. When Rodriguez was sixteen, his fatherЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Johnny Rodriguez [альбом]
- Run for the Border [альбом]
- All I Ever Meant to Do Was Sing [1973, альбом]
- You Can Say That Again [07.1996, альбом]
- The Hits [сборник]
- Super Hits [05.09.1995, сборник]
- 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: The Best of Johnny Rodriguez [16.05.2006, сборник]