John Ford Coley live in concert
American singer John Ford Coley is best known as half of the soft-rock duo England Dan & John Ford Coley. The group rose to international fame in the 1970s, with a succession of top ten singles and triple-platinum albums. Experience an intimate evening of music and a setlist of classic hits. John Ford Coley tickets are available to buy or sell via StubHub.
Grammy-nominated hitmaker: John Ford Coley
Hailing from Dallas, Texas, John Ford Coley grew up listening to the Grand Ole Opry and trained as a classical pianist. His musical career began in the 1970s alongside schoolmate England Dan Seals. Together, the duo released eight albums in ten short years which earned them a Grammy nomination and a number of bestselling singles, including the hit song, "I’d really love to see you tonight". Taken from their 1976 album "Nights are forever", the track was a worldwide success, storming the charts in Australia, New Zealand, Canada, the UK and the US. It also featured on the soundtrack of the 1996 film, "The long kiss goodnight". The band’s other popular hits include "Love is the answer" and "Nights are forever without you". After the duo disbanded in 1980, Coley delved into acting for a short time before going on to write songs for film and television. John Ford Coley has a huge fan base in Manila and has regularly played concerts in the Philippine capital, recording "Live from the Philippines" in 2009. His first solo album, the 26-track "Eclectic", was released in 2016, featuring original songs and unique collaborations, including the vocals of country musician Vince Gill. Book your John Ford Coley tickets and see him play live!
A musical career spanning over 40 years
Throughout his illustrious career, Coley has collaborated and shared the stage with some of the greatest music legends of the 1970s and 80s, including Fleetwood Mac, Chicago, Heart and Lou Gramm of Foreigner. He has also produced albums for songwriter Eddie Money and country performer Tom Wurth. After decades of touring, writing, recording and producing, Coley penned his candid autobiography, "Backstage Pass" in 2013, sharing insightful stories of his years in the music industry, life on the road and celebrity encounters with the likes of Elton John and Garth Brooks. Although it has been more than 40 years since the release of his first album, John Ford Coley still continues to perform for audiences in the US, Asia and worldwide, captivating fans with his warm vocals, heartfelt lyrics and laid-back style. His concerts are intimate, with Foley playing the acoustic guitar and piano on his greatest hits, popular ballads and new tracks. Long-time fans can sell or purchase John Ford Coley tickets via StubHub.