JOHN LARKIN / SCATMAN JOHN

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Scatman John (real name: John Paul Larkin) was a singer and jazz/pop pianist famous for singing despite having a Speech Impediment which made him stutter. Although born in America, he was much more popular in Europe and Japan than he ever was in the U.S. He is best known for the somewhat self-titled song "Scatman (Ski-Ba-Bop-Ba-Dop-Bop)". He died from lung cancer on December 3, 1999 at the age of 57.

He is considered a very inspiring example of how someone with a disability can turn his life around. He turned his stutter into an advantage in his music as scat singing has a lot of repetition in it. He even points this out in his debut song.

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JOHN LARKIN / SCATMAN JOHN John Larkin album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
John Larkin
Vocal Jazz 1986
JOHN LARKIN / SCATMAN JOHN Scatman's World album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Scatman's World
Jazz Related DJs/Electronica 1995
JOHN LARKIN / SCATMAN JOHN Everybody Jam! album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Everybody Jam!
Jazz Related DJs/Electronica 1996
JOHN LARKIN / SCATMAN JOHN Take Your Time album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Take Your Time
Jazz Related DJs/Electronica 1999

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Listen to the Scatman
Vocal Jazz 2001

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