Johnny Long

Sep 12, 1916


Johnny Long was a North Carolina-born bandleader who rose to fame with his group -- founded when he was an undergraduate at Duke University -- in the early '40s. Beginning with his hit "In a Shanty in Old Shanty Town," he and his band enjoyed a string of dance-oriented hits that brought them to movies, starting with a pair of short-subjects in 1941 and… More


Johnny Long Videos

Hit The Ice
1 minutes 40 seconds
Savage Sisters
2 minutes 16 seconds

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