"Johnny Rivers" is an American rock 'n' roll singer, songwriter, guitarist, and record producer. His repertoire includes pop, folk, blues, and old-time rock 'n' roll. Rivers charted during the 1960s and 1970s but remains best known for a string of hit singles between 1964 and 1968, among them "Memphis, Tennessee (song)/Memphis" (a Chuck Berry cover), "Mountain of Love", "The Seventh Son", "Secret Agent Man (song)/Secret Agent Man", "Poor Side of Town (Johnny Rivers song)/Poor Side of Town" (a US #1), "Baby I Need Your Lovin'" (a Motown cover), and "Summer Rain".If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous musicians! More Johnny Rivers on Wikipedia.
A lot of young artists don't realize that it is a business. But the acts who survive over the years are the ones who take care of the business end of performing. Mick Jagger does it, so does Paul McCartney and Bob Dylan. They know how to sell and promote themselves and their music. They understand the financial end of this business.Johnny Rivers