There are songs you hear in your life that transport you to a certain time period or give you a special feeling.  You associate those good times to the group that made them famous.  Songs like “I’d Really Love To See You Tonight,” “Nights Are Forever Without You” and “Love Is The Answer” have that kind of effect on people. Those songs and numerous others have made John Ford Coley a singing legend. He has spent decades touring, writing, recording, and producing.

John is most revered as half of the Grammy nominated duo England Dan and John Ford Coley. He continues with an active roster performing the platinum and gold record hits for audiences around the world. Classically trained on piano and an avid guitarist, John loves the craft and enjoys every audience he encounters.

With double platinum and gold records behind him, John has also produced other artists. Most recently, he co-produced several sides on Eddie Money. Country musician, Vince Gill added vocals along with John to give the sessions a country feel.  Additionally, John has produced CD’s on Country Artist Tom Wurth and another talent, Lynn Bryant.

Of late, John recorded a live album while he was on tour in the Philippines with many of the hits. It is available on the internet, and at concerts. John is currently going into the studio to record new material for an acoustic album.

Some of John Ford Coley’s hits are as follows: “Love Is The Answer”, “Gone Too Far”, “I’d Really Love To See You Tonight”, “We’ll Never Have To Say Goodbye Again”, “Nights Are Forever Without You”,  “Soldier In The Rain”, “Come Back To Me”, “Sad To Belong”, “Simone”, “Westward Wind”, “Part of Me, Part of You.”

Discography:

Albums

  • Smell of Incense – Southwest F.O.B., 1969
  • England Dan and John Ford Coley – England Dan and John Ford Coley, 1971
  • Fables – England Dan and John Ford Coley, 1972
  • I Hear The Music – England Dan and John Ford Coley, 1976
  • Nights are Forever – England Dan and John Ford Coley, 1976
  • Dowdy Ferry Road – England Dan and John Ford Coley, 1977
  • Some Things Don’t Come Easy – England Dan and John Ford Coley, 1978
  • Dr. Heckle and Mr. Jive – England Dan and John Ford Coley, 1979
  •  Just Tell Me You Love Me – England Dan and John Ford Coley, 1980
  •  The Best of England Dan and John Ford Coley – England Dan and John Ford Coley, 1980
  • Live from the Philippines – John Ford Coley, 2009