John Ford Coley was one-half of the Grammy nominated duo that gave us such timeless classics as “I’d Really Love To See You Tonight”, “Nights Are Forever”, “It’s Sad To Belong”, “Gone Too Far”, “Love Is the Answer and so many more. England Dan and John Ford Coley were legendary performers with double platinum and gold record hits and their music endeared them to audiences around the world. Dan Seals is now deceased but John Ford Coley has kept their music alive.
“I’d Really Love To See You Tonight” appeared in the film “Long Kiss Goodnight” with Geena Davis and Samuel L. Jackson and most recently his and England Dan Seals’ song “Simone” was featured in the new HBO Series “Vinyl” where two actors portray John and Dan in the studio singing the song.
Over the years John has shared the stage with many of the music industry’s famous hit makers. Some of those, include, Elton John, Heart, Fleetwood Mac, Chicago, Carole King, Bread, Loggins and Messina, Led Zepplin, Carly Simon, Bill Cosby, Steve Miller Band, Randy Bachman, Jesse Colin Young, Air Supply, Ambrosia, Poco, Terry Sylvester (formerly of the Hollies), Orleans, Lou Gramm, Gordon Lightfoot, Dan Hill and Stephen Bishop, to name a few.
John’s television exposure crosses all demographic boundaries. He’s hosted “The Midnight Special” and co-hosted “The Mike Douglas Show”. He’s appeared on “The Tonight Show”, “Merv Griffin”, “David Soul and Friends”, American Bandstand”, “Hollywood Squares” (A Special Rock Edition), “Make Me Laugh”, “Don Kirshner’s Rock Concert”, “Prime Time Country”, and the “Trinity Broadcasting Network.”
Americanaville’s Superb September Package – 5 shows for $75
To purchase tickets for package or Individual shows – Americanaville.net or call 931-854-8429.
Americanaville – Upper Cumberland’s first listening room.
208 S. Church St., Livingston, TN
(The Iron and Oak – The Steel Coop Event Center)
Every Thursday night. Doors open at 5:00 p.m. Show starts at 7:00 p.m. (Dinner orders cease at 6:30.)