As per our current Database, Johnnie Taylor has been died on May 31, 2000 (age 66).
When Johnnie Taylor die, Johnnie Taylor was 66 years old.
|Popular As||Johnnie Taylor|
|Age||66 years old|
|Born||May 5, 1934 (Crawfordsville, AR)|
Johnnie Taylor’s zodiac sign is Taurus. According to astrologers, Taurus is practical and well-grounded, the sign harvests the fruits of labor. They feel the need to always be surrounded by love and beauty, turned to the material world, hedonism, and physical pleasures. People born with their Sun in Taurus are sensual and tactile, considering touch and taste the most important of all senses. Stable and conservative, this is one of the most reliable signs of the zodiac, ready to endure and stick to their choices until they reach the point of personal satisfaction.
Johnnie Taylor was born in the Year of the Dog. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Dog are loyal, faithful, honest, distrustful, often guilty of telling white lies, temperamental, prone to mood swings, dogmatic, and sensitive. Dogs excel in business but have trouble finding mates. Compatible with Tiger or Horse.
Legendary singer who sang music in a variety of genres, from doo-woop to disco to R&B and soul, over five decades of work.
His first musical group out of school was for the gospel group Highway QC's, founded by a young Sam Cooke, whom Taylor replaced.
He was honored with the Pioneer Award by the Rhythm and Blues Foundation after turning to the genre in the late 1960s and recording over a dozen hits.
He was born in Crawfordsville, Arkansas and he grew up in nearby West Memphis.
After signing with Stax Records in 1966, he began recording with the house band Booker T. & the MGs and their Guitarist Steve Cropper.