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John Paul Young (Glasgow21 June 1950) is a, born in Scotland , Australian singer.

Life and career[Edit]Edit

Young was born in Glasgow and John Inglis Young. At the age of eleven, his family moved to Australia. In 1967 he founded, along with some friends, the band Elm Tree on. In 1972 Young played the lead role in the musical Jesus Christ Superstar. This was a success. In 1972 , he signed a contract as a solo artist. His first single wasPasadena. In 1975 and 1976 he twice reached the first place of the charts in South Africa with the numbers yesterday's Hero and I Hate The Music. His most successful year was 1977, when he had 2 big hits: standing In The Rain and Love Is In The Air. After 1989 has Young released no new hits more.

Discography[Edit]Edit

Single (s) with chart positions

in the Flemish Ultratop 50

Date of

appear

Date of

entry

Highest

position

Number Of

weeks

Comments
Standing In The Rain 1976 15-10-1977 2 11 in the Radio 2 Top 30
Love Is In The Air 1977 24-12-1977 3 11 in the Radio 2 Top 30
Lost In Your Love 1978 11-11-1978 24 3 in the Radio 2 Top 30
Love Is In The Air (Milk & Sugar vs. John Paul Young 2005 tip5
Single (s) with any charts in the

the Dutch Top 40

Date of

appear

Date of

entry

Highest

position

Number Of

weeks

Comments
Standing In The Rain 1976 24-09-1977 3 10
Love Is In The Air 1977 24-12-1977 9 7
Lost In Your Love 1978 11-11-1978 37 5

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