Johnny Nash: 'I Can See Clearly Now' singer from Houston dies aged 80

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Nash has died. Here is a look at his life and career. might think of Johnny Nash is a one hit wonder. But not only did he have other hit songs. He also ran a record company was an American born reggae singer and helped launch the career of a friend of his A guy named Bob Marley. Yeah, Johnny Nationals, a lot more than the guy who made I can see clearly now a smash hit in 1972 as a teenager. His voice was compared to that of Johnny Mathis. And although Born in Houston, he helped champion reggae music here in the US and although I consider Clearly now is usually considered a source of inspiration. The meaning apparently was more practical. It is said that he wrote it while recovering from cataract surgery. Johnny Nash was 80 when he died of natural causes. I'm Oscar Wells,

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