Long John Baldry

Long John Baldry

Blues 60s Blues Rock Oldies Pop
John William Baldry, popularly known as Long John Baldry (January 12, 1941 – July 21, 2005) was a pioneering blues singer from England. He sang with and influenced many notable British musicians with Rod Stewart and Elton John appearing in bands led by Baldry at various stages of the 1960s. He enjoyed pop success in the UK where "Let The Heartaches Begin" reached #1 in 1967 and in Australia where his duet with Kathi McDonald "You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin'" reached the top 5 of the charts in 1980. More Info »

Top Albums

  • Let The Heartaches Begin
    Let The Heartaches Begin
  • Rhino Hi-Five: Long John Baldry
    Rhino Hi-Five: Long John Baldry
  • It Ain't Easy
    It Ain't Easy
  • Everything Stops for Tea
    Everything Stops for Tea
  • Looking At Long John Baldry (The UA Years 1964-1966)
    Looking At Long John Baldry (The UA Years 1964-1966)
  • Long John's Blues
    Long John's Blues
  • Right to Sing the Blues
    Right to Sing the Blues
  • Live Iowa State University 1987
    Live Iowa State University 1987
  • It Still Ain't Easy
    It Still Ain't Easy
  • Remembering Leadbelly
    Remembering Leadbelly
  • The Pye Anthology
    The Pye Anthology
  • On Stage Tonight: Baldry's Out
    On Stage Tonight: Baldry's Out
  • The Original Story of Winnie the Pooh
    The Original Story of Winnie the Pooh
  • Long John's Blues/Looking at Long John
    Long John's Blues/Looking at Long John
  • Boogie Woogie: The Warner Bros. Recordings
    Boogie Woogie: The Warner Bros. Recordings
  • The Best of Long John Baldry
    The Best of Long John Baldry
  • A Thrill's a Thrill (disc 1)
    A Thrill's a Thrill (disc 1)

Long John Baldry. Artist Bio

John William Baldry, popularly known as Long John Baldry (January 12, 1941 – July 21, 2005) was a pioneering blues singer from England. He sang with and influenced many notable British musicians with Rod Stewart and Elton John appearing in bands led by Baldry at various stages of the 1960s. He enjoyed pop success in the UK where "Let The Heartaches Begin" reached #1 in 1967 and in Australia where his duet with Kathi McDonald "You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin'" reached the top 5 of the charts in 1980. Baldry lived in Canada from the late 1970s until his death, where he continued to make records and do voiceover work. He is known and loved by a younger generation as the voice of Dr. Robotnik in Adventures of Sonic the Hedgehog.

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