THIS IS AN AUTHENTICALLY AUTOGRAPHED SHEET MUSIC BY JOHNNIE JOHNSTON...
LOUISE-WORDS BY LEO ROBIN-MUSIC BY RICHARD A WHITING-YOU CAN'T RATION LOVE-WITH BETTY RHODES AND JOHNNIE JOHNSTON-RELEASED IN 1929-PHOTO COVER IS SIGNED BY JOHNNIE JOHNSTON-CONDITION OF THE SHEET MUSIC AND AUTOGRAPH IS VERY GOOD.
Date of Birth
1 December 1915, St. Louis, Missouri, USA
Date of Death
6 January 1996, Cape Coral, Florida, USA
Nightclub singer; leading man in a few Hollywood musicals of the 1940's. Mr. Johnston began his career in small nightclubs and soon became a singer with Art Kassel and his band, Kassels in the Air. He also appeared on many radi shows in the late 1930's. In 1942, he signed with Capitol Records - becoming one of the first four srtists signed by the label - and recorded "That Old Black Magic", "I Don't Want to Walk Without You" and other songs. His recording of "Laura" sold more than a million copies.