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List of albums by Johnny Otis, including album cover photos.

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List of top 10 songs by Johnny Otis.
Song TitleYear Released *Song Rank
Castin' My Spell 2009 172,587
Willie and the Hand Jive 2009 375,340
Harlem Nocturne 2007 380,447
I Can't Help Myself 2006 573,043
Country Girl 2007 488,512
Telephone Baby 2009 580,674
Crazy Country Hop 2009 585,953
Low Down Dirty Dog Blues 636,494
Goomp blues 2003 840,917
Poison Ivy 578,083
* Approximate (assumes song was released same year as the album it was first released on)

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1971
Billy Jack (1971)
Other Ways Demolition Squad student

1971
Himself

1959
Himself

Self

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Ioannis Alexandres Veliotes
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90 (age at death)
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Singer, musician, composer, arranger, bandleader, talent scout, disc jockey, record producer, television show host, artist, author, journalist, minister, and impresario
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Play Misty for Me
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Johnny Otis (born Ioannis Alexandres Veliotes, December 28, 1921 – January 17, 2012) was an American singer, musician, composer, arranger, bandleader, talent scout, disc jockey, record producer, television show host, artist, author, journalist, minister, and impresario. A seminal influence on American R&B and rock and roll, Otis discovered artists such as Little Esther, Big Mama Thornton, Jackie Wilson, Little Willie John and Hank Ballard. Known as the original "King of Rock & Roll", he is commonly referred to as the "Godfather of Rhythm and Blues".

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