Singing Guide: John Fred & His Playboy Band
Vocal technique, exercises, tips and relevant resources
John Fred was a famous American blue-eyed soul singer who was born in the 1940s. His style of singing was known for being high-pitched and energetic. John Fred's unique vocal technique was his ability to sustain his high-pitched vocals while keeping up with the tempo of his upbeat songs.
If you wish to learn singing like John Fred, you need to have a good breath support. You can achieve this by practicing breathing exercises that will help you increase your diaphragmatic strength. Breathing exercises like Farinelli Breathing on our Vocal Pitch Monitor will help you master breath control and get closer to John Fred's style of singing.
John Fred also had a talent for songwriting, and he wrote many of his own songs which became hits. If you want to showcase your songwriting skills like John Fred, you can practice on our Song-book tool and create your performance set. You can get linked lyrics, sheet music, chords, karaoke, and YouTube audio to help you perfect your performances.
One of John Fred's most famous songs is "Judy in Disguise (With Glasses)" which was a hit worldwide. The high-pitched vocals accompanied by the fun and upbeat music makes it a perfect showcase of John Fred's vocal technique. To learn John Fred's singing style, you can analyze your voice by singing this song on our Vocal Pitch Monitor and get a visual representation of your sung notes on a virtual piano.
For more insight into John Fred's style of singing, you can read our articles on Vocal Registers & Vocal Break, Chest Voice Explained, and Pop/Jazz vs Classical Singing. In addition, our singing course can help you acquire the vocal skills necessary for singing like a pro.
Singing is an art form that requires a lot of dedication and practice but Singing Carrots can help you learn and perfect your technique. With our extensive range of tools and resources, you can learn how to sing like the best in the industry and showcase your talent to the world. Start exploring our resources today and take your first step towards becoming the next John Fred.