Denise Johnson

Who is Denise Johnson? Wiki, Biography, Age, Husband, Death, Net Worth

Denise Johnson Wiki – Denise Johnson Biography

Denise Johnson was the Manchester-born singer best known for her vocal appearances on Primal Scream’s 1991 album Screamadelica, has died. A friend of Johnson’s confirmed the news on Twitter. Recently, she was preparing to release her debut acoustic solo album ‘Where Does It Go’ on September 25th, but unfortunately,

Denise Johnson Age

Johnson was born in Manchester on July 31st, 1963 and raised in the suburb of Hulme. Denise has died at the age of 55.

Parents, Family

Denise grew up in a household filled with reggae and ska music, Her mother was Jamaican, and Johnson grew up in a family filled with reggae and ska music, which she heard at regular house parties. She often sang as a child and started singing professionally in a covers band in the mid-80s, joining soul group Fifth of Heaven later in the decade. There is not much information about her father.


Johnson’s vocals featured on two of Primal Scream’s most famous songs, Loaded and Don’t Fight It, Feel It. She performed with the band from 1990-1995.

She introduced to Primal Scream through the duo Hypnotone, whose Tony Martin had been working on programming for the nascent Screamadelica album. He recommended Johnson to sing on Don’t Fight It, Feel It.

After watching Johnson perform with Hypnotone at Danny Rampling’s Shoom club night, Primal Scream asked her to sing with them. Recording with the band was more like going for a night out, and you might do a bit of singing.

Johnson described her criteria for collaboration as: Does it make me feel something? If it doesn’t, that doesn’t mean it’s terrible, just that it hasn’t moved me enough or I don’t think my voice will suit it.

She was due to release her debut solo album on September 25th. Where Does It Go, an acoustic record, features original compositions in addition to covers of songs by Manchester bands including New Order, the Smiths and 10cc. Johnson maintained an active presence on Twitter, commenting on politics and live-tweeting her thoughts on the BBC’s Top of the Pops reruns.

Cause of Death

She has died aged 56. A friend of Johnson’s confirmed the news on Twitter. No cause of death has shared.

musician Rowetta paid tribute to Johnson on Twitter. “I have so many great memories of Denise from when we were young,” she wrote. “We just used to sing & laugh like naughty schoolgirls all the time.” Rowetta described Johnson’s death as “a great loss to Manchester and music.”