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Johnny Lee

Johnny Lee was born in Texas City, Texas, in the southeastern part of the Lone Star State, and raised on a farm in nearby Alta Loma. In high school he formed a band called Johnny Lee and the Roadrunners, which won local and state-wide competitions. After high school, Lee enlisted in the Navy and served a tour of duty on the USS Chicago guided missle cruiser. He first made the national charts in 1973 on Dot Records with singles like Red Sails in the Sunset, Country Party, and Sometimes. Read more on

Johnny Lee has 6 songs that have been featured in movies like Coast to Coast, Song of the South, The New Guy and Urban Cowboy. What is your favorite song by Johnny Lee?


Songs from Johnny Lee

Pickin' Up Strangers
I Can Tell by the Way You Dance
Everybody's Got a Laughing Place
Lookin' For Love
Cherokee Fiddle
Rode Hard & Put Up Wet

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