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Johnny Mathis: Exploring the enduring magic of Johnny Mathis

Martin L. Freeman

The Enduring Journey of Johnny Mathis

From small-town Texas to the pinnacle of musical stardom, Johnny Mathis's life is a captivating melody of talent, grace, and unwavering resilience. In this captivating biography, delve into the heart and soul of a legend, exploring:

  • Humble beginnings: Witness his childhood in a close-knit family, where church choirs and a father's love ignited a passion for music.
  • A voice reborn: Discover his unique vocal training, blending classical technique with soulful expression to create his signature sound.
  • Breaking barriers: Travel his rise amidst racial prejudice, defying stereotypes and paving the way for future generations of Black artists.
  • Chart-topping triumphs: Relive the magic of iconic hits like "Chances Are" and "Misty," and explore his unparalleled album success.
  • A global ambassador: Experience his travels around the world, connecting audiences with his warmth and timeless music.
  • Beyond the stage: Uncover his philanthropic endeavors, lifelong dedication to education, and unwavering commitment to social justice.
  • An enduring legacy: Reflect on his impact on music, culture, and society, a testament to his enduring influence.

This book is more than just a biography; it's a celebration of artistry, perseverance, and the enduring power of a voice that has touched millions. Filled with rare photos, insightful interviews, and captivating storytelling, A Voice of Velvet offers a front-row seat to the incredible life of Johnny Mathis, a true American icon.

Perfect for fans of: Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennett, music biographies, inspirational stories, and American cultural history.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Independently Published
  • Publish Date: Feb 8th, 2024
  • Pages: 94
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 0.19in - 0.30lb
  • EAN: 9798879023336
  • Categories: Music
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