Exclusive! Johnny Reid answers our Spotlight QuestionsPosted by: Casadie Pederson
Johnny on the Spot!
We had a bunch of important Top Country questions and we wanted answers, from country soul superstar Johnny Reid. Even though he’s in the middle of a monster tour he took the time to ponder our queries and get back to us with the following. Read on to learn a bit more about the things that fire him up, from his favorite music to the best advice he ever received…
What are your top three favorite foods?
JR – Indian, Thai, North American
What are your top three all-time favorite songs?
JR – ‘Into The Mystic,’ Van Morrison
‘I Feel Like Going Home,’ Charlie Rich
‘You Are The Star,’ Frankie Miller
What is your all-time favorite quote?
JR – “love”
Who are your three favorite songwriters?
JR – Harland Howard
3 favorite sports?
JR – Football, soccer, golf
Beatles or Stones? Why?
JR – Both
Van Morrison or Rod Stewart? Why?
JR – Rod Stewart – true entertainer and a hometown boy.
Patsy or Loretta? Why?
JR – Loretta. She’s a coal miners daughter.
Mountain or beach?
JR - Beach
Top 3 favorite movies?
JR – Braveheart, Braveheart – Behind the Scenes, Braveheart Un Cut
What are your 3 biggest pet peeves?
JR – Girls that wear heels they can’t walk in, smokers / smoking, people that chew with their mouth open
What do you like best about performing in concert?
JR – Instant gratification
If you were stranded on a desert island what 3 record albums would you want with you?
JR – Pink Floyd, Pulse
If you could be anything besides a singer, what would you be?
JR – Philanthropist
If you could meet anyone, alive or dead, who would it be?
JR – Elvis
What is the best advice you were ever given?
JR – Keep your feet on the ground because it is hard to fall off the floor
What are you most proud of?
JR – My family