Johnny Ace Biography

R&B singer and pianist who had a number of hit singles in the early '50s before accidentally shooting himself.

Before going solo, John worked with the B.B. King band, then formed The Beale Streeters with Bobby Bland and Earl Forest.

b. June 9, 1929 (Memphis, TN, USA)

d. December 25, 1954 (Houston, TX, USA)

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