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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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Other Works:

Album 'The Last Time' See more »

Alternate Names:

Johnny Farnham

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'Sadie the Cleaning Lady' which was John's 1967 hit, is one of the most famous songs in Australian history. The audience is always yelling the name of this song at concerts. See more »


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