Wayne Fontana (born Glyn Geoffrey Ellis, 28 October 1945) is an English rock/pop singer, best known for the 1965 hit "Game of Love" with the Mindbenders.
Fontana was born in Manchester, Lancashire, and took his stage name from Elvis Presley's drummer, D.J. Fontana. In 1963 he formed his backing group, the Mindbenders, and secured a recording contract, coincidentally, with Fontana Records. He remained under contract to the label after parting with the Mindbenders. He soldiered on alone, using musicians working under the name of the Opposition, notably Frank Renshaw (lead guitar) (born 22 June 1943, Wythenshawe, Manchester); Bernie Burns (drums); Roy "Rossi" Henshall (bass); Rod Gerrard (guitar, ex-Herman's Hermits), and Phil Keane (drums), among others. Sometimes the band was billed as the Mindbenders, sometimes just as the Wayne Fontana Band. Fontana's most successful solo single release was also hisЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- The Game of Love [альбом]
- A Groovy Kind of Love [28.06.2008, сингл]
- The Very Best of Wayne Fontana & The Mindbenders [2001, сборник]
- Wayne One [01.11.2004, сборник]
|A Groovy Kind Of Love (feat. Mindbenders)||
|Ashes To Ashes (feat. Mindbenders)||
|Come On Home||
|The Game Of Love (feat. Mindbenders)||
|Um Um Um Um Um Um (feat. Mindbenders)||
|We All Love The Human Race (feat. Mindbenders)||