He said: “I have been singing for about 20 years and have always been into Northern Soul.
“It’s lovely to get involved in and it was nice to be asked to work with the likes of people who appear on the record.” Johnny, who hails from Daubhill but now lives in Bury, started off singing in Ye Old Man and Scythe as a youngsters before going on to perform with the likes of Madness, Diane Shaw and the Three Degrees' Sheila Ferguson.
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