Singer Juice Newton
With her string of pop and country hits, combined with a distinctive, heavenly voice, Juice Newton continues to captivate a wide range of audiences. With six number-one singles, and a total of 38 albums and compilations, Juice Newton has amassed one impressive body of musical work.
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Juice Newton Bio
Juice Newton is a Grammy Award-winning American pop music and country singer and guitarist. To date, Newton has received a total of five Grammy nominations in the Pop and Country Best Female Vocalist categories (winning once in 1983), as well as a CMA Award for Best New Female Artist and two Billboard Album Artist of the Year awards (won consecutively). She has several Gold and Platinum records to her credit, including Juice, Quiet Lies and her first Greatest Hits album. In the 1980s, Newton charted 14 top-ten hits across the Billboard US Country, US AC, and the US Hot 100, with many of the recordings achieving crossover success.
In the early 1970s, Juice Newton, Otha Young and Tom Kealey formed a band called Juice Newton and Silver Spur that, due to local success, was signed to RCA Records. The group released two RCA albums (in 1975 and 1976) and scored only one charting country single with "Love Is a Word". The band signed with Capitol in 1977, but disbanded shortly after releasing one album for the....(read more)
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"The Sweetest Thing (I've Ever Known)" Video - Juice's first multiple-chart #1 hit.
"The Sweetest Thing (I've Ever Known)" Lyrics
When I see you in the morning
With that old sleep still in your eyes
I remember all the laughter
And the tears we shared last night
And as we lie here
Just two shadows
In the light before the dawn
The sweetest thing
I've ever known
Is lovin' you....
"Queen of Hearts" Video - Peaked at #2 in 1981.
Newton has scored 14 Top-10 singles, with six of those recordings hitting the No. 1 position.
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