John Edward Berry
(born September 14, 1959) is an American country music
artist. Active as a recording artist since 1979, he has recorded more than fifteen studio albums, including one platinum album and two gold albums. In his career, Berry has also charted nineteen songs on the Billboard Hot Country Songs
charts, including the Number One single "Your Love Amazes Me
" from 1994 and six additional Top Ten hits: "What's In It for Me," "You and Only You," "Standing on the Edge of Goodbye," "I Think About It All the Time," "Change My Mind," and "She's Taken a Shine."
A Country Weekly
article said of Berry "John's greatest strength is his pure, soulful tenor"
John Edward Berry was born on September 14, 1959 in Aiken, South Carolina
, to James and Marie Berry, and raised in the Atlanta, Georgia
area. He was exposed to a variety of music, as his father preferred Van Cliburn
, his mother had a strong taste for gospel
. Berry grew up listening to an AM station from Atlanta; "It was on in dad's garage constantly, WQXI
79 AM," Berry says. "They played a pretty eclectic selection, country and Top 40 in the 1970s."<ref... Read More