Johnny Mathis - Biography
The fourth of seven children, John Royce Mathis was born on September 30, 1935 in Gilmer, TX to Clem and Mildred Mathis. As a small boy, the family moved to Post Street in San Francisco. It was there that he learned an appreciation of music from his father who taught him his first song, “My Blue Heaven”. At age eight, his father purchased an old upright piano for $25. When he brought it home, it wouldn’t fit through the front door.
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Johnny Mathis top songs
- When a Child Is Born
- Sleigh Ride
- It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas
- Winter Wonderland
- Chances Are
- Silver Bells
- The Christmas Waltz
- It's Not for Me to Say
- It's The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year