The World’s Greatest Mum: JOHNNY CHESTER

Australian singles chart:
The World’s Greatest Mum entered the Kent charts on 2 July 1973 and peaked at #8. The song was #47 on the Top 100 of 1973.

Johnny Chester started his career in 1959 with group The Jaywoods singing rock music and in 1969 changed to country music. He toured nationally with the Beatles, Roy Orbison, the Everly Brothers, Kenny Rogers, Johnny Cash, Tammy Wynette and Charley Pride. During his career he has led various groups including Johnny Chester and The Chessmen, Johnny Chester and Jigsaw, Johnny Chester and Hotspur.
Chester hosted various TV series: Teen Time on Ten (GLV-10, Gippsland), Teen Scene (ABC TV) and Country Road (ABC TV). He also worked as a radio announcer on Melbourne’s 3UZ and ABC Radio Australia.
Chester has won numerous country music awards.
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