John Dudley Leyton (born 17 February 1936 in Frinton-on-Sea, Essex) is an English actor and singer. As a singer he is best known for his hit song "Johnny Remenmer Me" (written by Geoff Goddard and produced by Joe meek), which reached Number 1 in the UK Singles chart in August 1961 despite being banned by the BBC for its death references. His follow-up single, "Wild Wind", reached Number 2 in the charts.
Alongside singing, Leyton's acting career saw him appearing in television and films throughout the 1960s. His films included The Great Escape, Guns at Batasi, Von Ryan's Express, and Krakatoa, East of Java. In 2009 he also had a small part in the film Telstar, a biopic based on Joe Meek's life in which Leyton himself was portrayed by Callum Dixon.
John Leyton - Tell Laura I Lover Her (EP)
U.K. HMV 7EG 8854 mono (1961)
The vinyl record has remained in excellent condition.
Audio quality is very clear and strong throughout.
Both record centre labels are clean, unmarked, and free from tears, stains or stickers.
The records laminated flipback sleeve is in excellent condition, displaying only minor signs of wear.
There is biro mark of the rear side of the cover.
The record has no signs of spindle wear.
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