The legendary singer, songwriter and actor Johnny Gil came through to the studio to hang out with Ed Lover & Monie Love! He talked about what inspired him to start singing, and what it was like for him when his career took off at such a young age. When his first album dropped, Johnny was 17 years old, and it didn’t take much longer after that for his voice to carry him to great heights!
Plus, he reveals the first thing what he bought when he knew he made it big. He also opens up about his what his father, who was a minister, felt about his career singing secular music. Click on the audio player to hear more in this exclusive interview on the Ed Lover Show.
Memorable Super Bowl Halftimes: A Look Back
1. 1. Super Bowl XXVII held in 1993: Michael Jackson performed 'Heal the World'Source: 1 of 10
2. 2. Super Bowl XXX held in 1996: Diana Ross performedSource: 2 of 10
3. 3. Super Bowl XXXI held in 1997: The Godfather of Soul rocked the Superdome.Source: 3 of 10
4. 4. Super Bowl XXXII held in 1998: Boyz II Men, Smokey Robinson, The TemptationsSource: 4 of 10
5. 5. Super Bowl XXXIII held in 1999: Stevie Wonder, Chaka Khan, Gloria EstefanSource: 5 of 10
6. 6. Super Bowl XXXV held in 2001: Aerosmith, Mary J. Blige, Nelly, NSync & Britney.Source: 6 of 10
7. 7. Super Bowl XXXVI held in 2002: U2 offered a stunning tribute to 911 victims.Source: 7 of 10
8. 8. Super Bowl XXXVIII held in 2004: Janet Jackson & Justin Timberlake.Source: 8 of 10
9. 9. Super Bowl XLI held in 2007: Prince gave a rain-soaked performance.Source: 9 of 10
10. 10. Super Bowl XXII held in 1988: Chubby Checker & the Rockettes plus 88 pianos.Source: 10 of 10
Johnny Gil Discusses How His Father Felt About Him Singing Secular Music [EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW] was originally published on edlovershow.com