Latest Johnny Mathis News

Johnny Mathis Scores Christmas Chart Milestone

31st December 2013

When A Child Is Born singer Johnny Mathis had a Christmas to remember thanks to a new duet with Jim Brickman.The song, Sending You a Little Christmas, helped Mathis enjoy his highest-placing Adult Contemporary Chart...

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Daft Punk Planning Second Album With Rodgers?

21st May 2013

Daft Punk are planning a second album with Nile Rodgers. The French duo - Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo and Thomas Bangalter - teamed up with the disco legend for three songs on their new album, 'Random...

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Hollywood Publicist Gene Shefrin Dies

12th April 2011

Hollywood publicist Gene Shefrin, who worked for stars including Tony Bennett, Johnny Mathis and Perry Como, has died at the age of 90.Shefrin passed away in his sleep on 6 April (11) in Encinitas, California...

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Oprah's Favorite Things Part Two Reveals Invention Of The Century

23rd November 2010

OPRAH WINFREY revealed the second part of her 'Oprah's Favorite Things' list on yesterday's show (22nd November 2010), following on from the multitude of luxury gifts she showcased last week. Selecting her favourite products of...

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Mathis And Groban Duet For The First Time

23rd November 2010

Crooners JOHNNY MATHIS and JOSH GROBAN teamed up for their first duet on THE OPRAH WINFREY SHOW on Monday (22Nov10).The two stars, who both have recorded hit Christmas albums, sang a rendition of The Christmas...

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Stars Line Up For Paige Duets Album

19th August 2010

BARRY MANILOW, JOHNNY MATHIS and MICHAEL BOLTON have signed up to sing with Brit ELAINE PAIGE on a new duets album.The trio will join stars like Olivia Newton John, Billy Ocean, Neil Sedaka and Dionne...

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Sing Along With Mitch Miller Dead At 99

4th August 2010

Mitch Miller, whose Sing-Along with Mitch television show on NBC in the early 1960s was the karaoke of its day, has died at age 99. As a producer at Columbia Records in the 1950s, Miller...

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Mathis Honoured With Ella Award

14th June 2006

Pop legend JOHNNY MATHIS will become the 15th recipient of the Society of Singers' Ella Award at a ceremony in California in September (06). The prize is named after ELLA FITZGERALD, the first ever winner....

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Mathis Warns Of Dangers Of Fame

23rd March 2006

Veteran crooner JOHNNY MATHIS has warned budding musicians not to be side-tracked by the trappings of fame. The WHEN A CHILD IS BORN hitmaker insists the money and exposure surrounding success often make an artist...

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Mathis Blasts Streisand And Sinatra

18th February 2006

JOHNNY MATHIS has slammed FRANK SINATRA and BARBRA STREISAND in a new interview, insisting both stars made his life hell when he worked with them. The WHEN A CHILD IS BORN singer found Sinatra...

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Mathis Reveals Champagne Addiction

16th February 2006

Crooner JOHNNY MATHIS once checked into a rehab clinic in a bid to beat his addiction - to champagne. The WHEN A CHILD IS BORN singer admits he had a secret drinking problem at...

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Mathis Called Police Over Naked Bathers

5th February 2006

Veteran crooner JOHNNY MATHIS was less than impressed when he found a pair of naked women in his swimming pool - he promptly rang the police. The 70-year-old singer admits his discovery of the...

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Ray Charles Back On Top After 40 Years

23rd February 2005

Late soul legend RAY CHARLES has recorded his first US album number one in more than 40 years thanks to his recent success at the GRAMMYS. The blind singer's acclaimed GENIUS LOVES COMPANY duets...

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Elton Loves Vegas

9th February 2005

Rocker SIR ELTON JOHN has become Las Vegas, Nevada's unofficial tourism ambassador after finding Sin City to be a desert paradise while playing there in 2004. The Brit signed up to perform 91 shows...

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Starbucks Pay Tribute To Ray Charles

18th June 2004

Soul crooner RAY CHARLES is being remembered as he's buried in Los Angeles today (18JUN04) - by coffee company STARBUCKS. The company will play Charles' music throughout the day in cafes across America, and...

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