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Jonathan Edwards (born July 28, 1946, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA) is an artist, musician, folk singer, songwriter and performer, perhaps best known for his crossover folk singles "Sunshine" and "Shanty".

With fellow student musician, Malcolm McKinney, he formed the eclectic rock band St James Doorknob. Later, Edwards and McKinney met guitarist and blues harp player, Joe Dolce, and formed a band that was to become…

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  • Last.fm and Spotify are assigning tracks from "Jonathan and Darlene Edwards" to this Jonathan Edwards, which is a shame, since Jonathan and Darlene are a spoof couple, who were really Jo Stafford and her husband letting their hair down by gently and cleverly mangling standards such as Stardust and Cocktails for two.
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  • Love when 'Sunshine (Go Away Today)' playes in Anchorman <3
  • ...Also known for the landmark sermon Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God. :)
  • I opened for Jonathan almost 40 yrs ago. We were regulars at a hole in the wall coffehouse in So. Yarmouth, Mass. A year or so later "Sunshine" hit and he was a big star. I was still playing hole in the wall coffehouses....
  • I opened for Jonathan earlier this year. He is a genuinely nice guy, and he gave me one of the thrills of my career -- we rehearsed 5 songs and he had me get up and perform them with him to close out the show. It's so nice when you meet someone you've admired for many years and they turn out to be a real person. Jonathan is one of the nicest guys I've ever played for.
  • had he been started 10 years earlier he'd be Bob Dylan's greatest opponent. or ally
  • Funny enough that Jim Croce, James Taylor and Billy Joel are all listed as similiar artists, cause I like them all alike!!! Jonathan Edwards is great! JE and Everybody Knows Her 4eva!!! :)
  • Jonathan Edwards '08
  • why aren't there more shouts?

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