Paul Johnson (2)

Paul Johnson (2)

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UK vocalist, producer and songwriter.

Paul began singing in school and church while living in New York during the 1970's and later worked with one of the UK’s pioneering contemporary Gospel bands, Paradise and also sang with the London Community Gospel Choir. One turning point in Johnson's career was in meeting Junior Giscombe with whom he sang background vocals for on the Red Wedge Tour where he met Billy Bragg, Paul Weller, The Smiths, Blow Monkeys, Communards and many other pop artists. Soon after that tour, he signed an album deal as singer and songwriter to CBS Records in the late 1980's in which he recorded two albums, Paul Johnson and Personal. His first singles were When Love Comes Calling, written and produced Junior Giscombe and Half a World Away. Paul has also worked with Bryan Ferry, Stevie Wonder, Bros, Mica Paris, Juliet Roberts, Loose Ends, Al Green, Tom Robinson, Cliff Richard, George Michael, Soul II Soul, Glen Goldsmith, Steven Dante, Bluey Maunick of Incognito and many others. In addition, he has toured Europe and the UK, doing numerous television shows and has performed at Ronnie Scots and Sadlers Wells and has been a featured artist on various records, performing on numerous re-mixes through producer Danny D. Through an introduction by Juliet Roberts, he began touring and recording with M People and has sung with Lynieve Austin and Sarah Brown on tours around the world. His other work has been as a production co-ordinator providing session singers for the industry in the UK and abroad which include managing and signing Shaun Escoffery to his own production company. After working with DJ Dodge, he was introduced to a new audience through the release in 1994 of If We Lose Our Way written and produced with IG Culture, Sayin’ Something and To Be Wanted. He began working on an album with DJ Dodge that has never been released.

Paul Johnson stopped singing some time ago and is currently "somewhat removed from the music industry". Currently, he is the head of a department in an inner city college where he works with young people and adults who despite very difficult circumstances are attempting to improve their lives through accessing education.
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Paul Johnson (2) Discography

Albums

450640 1 Paul Johnson (2) Paul Johnson (Album) CBS 450640 1 UK 1987 Sell This Version
463284 1 Paul Johnson (2) Personal (Album) CBS 463284 1 Europe 1989 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

PJOHN 2 Paul Johnson (2) Half A World Away (Single) CBS PJOHN 2 UK 1987 Sell This Version
CBS 651329 6 Paul Johnson (2) Burnin' (Single) CBS, CBS CBS 651329 6 Netherlands 1987 Sell This Version
PJOHN Q4 Paul Johnson (2) Fear Of Falling CBS PJOHN Q4 UK 1987 Sell This Version
650337 7 Paul Johnson (2) When Love Comes Calling (Single, Maxi) CBS 650337 7 Europe 1987 Sell This Version
PJOHN T3 Paul Johnson (2) Are We Strong Enough CBS PJOHN T3 UK 1987 Sell This Version
PJOHN E3 Paul Johnson (2) The Intimate E.P.(7", EP) CBS PJOHN E3 UK 1987 Sell This Version
CBS 651478 6 Paul Johnson (2) Every Kinda People (Single) CBS, CBS CBS 651478 6 Spain 1988 Sell This Version
CBS 651478 7 Paul Johnson (2) Every Kinda People(7", S/Sided, Single, Promo) CBS CBS 651478 7 Spain 1988 Sell This Version
654596 6 Paul Johnson (2) No More Tomorrows (Maxi, Single, EP) CBS 654596 6 UK 1989 Sell This Version
654974 6 Paul Johnson (2) Masquerade (Single) CBS 654974 6 Europe 1989 Sell This Version
PJOHN T9 Paul Johnson (2) Don't Make Me Wait Too Long (Maxi) CBS PJOHN T9 UK 1990 Sell This Version
VETA 02 Paul Johnson (2) Sayin' Something Force Vital VETA 02 UK 1994 Sell This Version
VETA 01 Paul Johnson (2) If We Lose Our Way(12") Force Vital VETA 01 UK 1994 Sell This Version
ABM 002 Dasha Logan Feat. Paul Johnson (2) Dasha Logan Feat. Paul Johnson (2) - Cleverly (Single) Area Boy Music ABM 002 UK 2014 Sell This Version
ABM 001 Paul Johnson (2) Better Than This (Single) Area Boy Music ABM 001 UK 2014 Sell This Version
COPX 0023 Paul Johnson (2) To Be Wanted (Trilogy)(12") Copasetic Records COPX 0023 UK Unknown Sell This Version

Miscellaneous

none Paul Johnson (2) My Hope(CDr, Promo) Nu-Route Records none Unknown Sell This Version

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cholejohns123

cholejohns123

March 27, 2015
some of the facts are not true is my dad big brother so there
cholejohns123

cholejohns123

March 27, 2015
Paul Johnson is my auricle he is my dad older bother he has done some sing he has a so come please.

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