Jo Ann Garrett | Chess Records | tc074
Jo Ann Garrett was born on March 3, 1949 in Chicago. She passed a singing audition in 1966 and her first record, Stay by my side, was recorded at Universal Studio, Chicago. Chess heard the recording and picked it up for national distribution. Her subsequent records were recorded at Chess. These included a recording with The Dells, You can’t come in. There was another recording with The Dells, and Garrett worked with producer Andre Williams. Andre Williams and Jo Ann Garrett left Chess at the end of 1967. She was back with them for a short while in the early 1970s and then left the music business. Jo Ann Garrett is also known under the names Jo Ann Garth and Jo Anne Worley.
Updated 1 April 2014