Harold Edward “Quake” Johnson Sr.

Harold Edward “Quake” Johnson Sr.

Birth
Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, USA
Death 5 May 2003 (aged 58)
Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, USA
Burial Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, USA
Plot Section R, Site 9435
Memorial ID 7431263 · View Source
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R&B Singer. Johnson was a member of the musical group, 'The Astors.' The group was originally formed in 1960 but Johnson didn't join the group until 1967 when Richard Harris left to persue other opportunities and after the release of there only hit, 'Candy.' Along with his brother, lead singer Curtis Johnson, the band continued only for a short time afterwards before the group disbanded for good after two other members of the group were drafted into the army. They released one song with Johnson as a a new member of the group, entitled, "Daddy Didn't Tell Me." The song was written by Booker T. Jones and William Bell. In 1969 along with his brother they formed the musical group, 'Brothers Unlimited' but after only two years, the band broke up in 1971.

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  • Added: 11 May 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial 7431263
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Harold Edward “Quake” Johnson Sr. (21 Aug 1944–5 May 2003), Find a Grave Memorial no. 7431263, citing West Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery, Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .