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Donald Hugh "Don" Henley born July 22, , in Gilmer, Texas is an American singer, songwriter and drummer, best known as a founding member of the Eagles before launching a successful solo career. Henley was the drummer and lead vocalist for the Eagles from —, when the band broke up.
He and Glenn Frey formed one of the most successful songwriting partnerships in music history. Well is it Johnny's fault? Couple years later, Johnny's on the run Johnny got confused and he bought himself a gun Well, he went and did something that he shouldn't oughta done F. Sitcoms, "t. Wonka wonka wonka There's a new kid in town Share lyrics. Johnny Can't Read comments. This Love Cheeeek that out dude.
Lead RIFFs:. Bad selection. Save Cancel. Really delete this comment? Yes No. Dirty Laundry. I Can't Stand Still. Note: When you embed the widget in your site, it will match your site's styles CSS. This is just a preview! Cannot annotate a non-flat selection. Make sure your selection starts and ends within the same node. All News Daily Roundup. Album Reviews Song Reviews."Johnny Can't Read" is the first solo single released by Don Henley, included in his debut solo album I Can't Stand Still (). It reached #33 in Cash Box magazine but stopped just short of Billboard ' s Top  The accompanying music video was very popular on MTV.Meaning. The song focuses upon reading illiteracy and raises several thought-provoking questions.B-side: "Long Way Home".