Jonah Ellis

Also known as Ellis, J. Ellis, J.Ellis, Johnah Ellis
This performer (group) in the Internet: http://memphismeansmusic.wordpress.com/2010/02/26/remembering-jonah-ellis/

Discography of Jonah Ellis:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 Christmas Won't Be Christmas Without My Baby 2 Audio 1984 Total Experience Records
2 Christmas Won't Be Christmas Without My Baby 2 Audio 1984 Total Experience Records
3 I Get Hot / Popcorn Cellar 2 Audio Viking Records (4)


Soul Songwriter - Producer

Born on 25.08.1947 in Wilson County, North Carolina

Died on 22.02.2010 in Memphis Tennessee

In 1968 he formed his frst group were Jonah & The Whales in Memphis, Tennessee.

He was most famous for his 1981 platinum hit single, “Don’t Stop the Music,” popularized by [a=Yarbrough & Peoples].

He was a singer and band director for the [a=Drifters, The], lead guitarist for the legendary group [a=Temptations, The], and song writer for [a=Burt Bacharach], [a=Aretha Franklin], [a=Rose Royce], etc.


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