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John Farnham (II)

John Farnham is regarded as Australia's top performing artist, with a career spanning three decades. Born in Essex, England, John immigrated to Australia in 1959 at the age of 10. Since his debut in 1967 he has had numerous successes as a solo performer. His solo album Whispering Jack (1986) continues to be Australia biggest selling album of all ... See full bio »
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  Celebrity Splash! Australia (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2013) (writer - 1 episode, 2013)
- Heat 2 (2013) ... (performer: "Playing to Win" - uncredited) / (writer: "Playing to Win" - uncredited)
 2012 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #12.4 (2012) ... (writer: "Playing To Win" - uncredited)
 2007-2010 20 to 1 (TV Series documentary) (performer - 4 episodes)
- Greatest Aussie Chart Toppers (2010) ... (performer: "Man of the Hour", "Sadie", "You're The Voice", "Touch of Paradise" (uncredited), "Pressure Down", "That's Freedom")
- Rock 'n' Roll Anthems (2009) ... (performer: "I Want To Know What Love Is" - uncredited)
- Karaoke Classics (2008) ... (performer: "You're the Voice")
- Songs You Can't Get Out of Your Head (2007) ... (performer: "Sadie (The Cleaning Lady)" - as Johnny Farnham)
 2008 It Takes Two (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.1 (2008) ... (writer: "Playing To Win")
 2007 Hot Rod (performer: "You're the Voice")
 1997 Under the Lighthouse Dancing (performer: "Angels")
 1986 Rad (performer: "Break the Ice", "Love Theme from 'Rad'", "Thunder in Your Heart")
 1985 Fletch (performer: "Running For Love")
 1985 The Slugger's Wife (performer: "LOVE (IT'S JUST THE WAY IT GOES)")
 1984 Savage Streets (music: "Nothing's Gonna Stand In Our Way" (Instrumental), "Justice For One" (Instrumental)) / (performer: "Justice For One", "Innocent Hearts", "The Quiet Ones You Gotta Watch", "Nothing's Gonna Stand In Our Way" (Instrumental), "Nothings Gonna Stand In Our Way") / (producer: "Justice For One", "Innocent Hearts", "The Quiet Ones You Gotta Watch", "Nothing's Gonna Stand In Our Way" (Instrumental), "Nothings Gonna Stand In Our Way", "Justice For One" (Instrumental)) / (writer: "Justice For One", "The Quiet Ones You Gotta Watch")
 1984 Voyage of the Rock Aliens (performer: "My World Is Empty Without You")
 1974 Countdown (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1974) ... (performer: "Things to Do")
- Episode #1.1 (1974) ... (performer: "One Minute Every Hour")
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Album 'The Last Time' See more »

Alternate Names:

Johnny Farnham

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Pictured on a 60¢ Australian commemorative postage stamp in the Living Legends series, issued 18 January 2013. Other performers honored in this issue were 'Paul Kelly (III)', Ian 'Molly' Meldrum, Kylie Minogue, Olivia Newton-John, AC/DC, Cold Chisel, INXS, Men at Work, and The Seekers. See more »


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