John Clifford Farrar (/ˈfɑːrər/; born 8 November 1946) is an Australian-born music producer, songwriter, arranger, singer and guitarist. As a musician, Farrar is a former member of several rock and roll groups including The Mustangs (1963–64), The Strangers (1964–70), Marvin, Welch & Farrar (1970–73), and The Shadows (1973–76); in 1980 he released a solo eponymous album. As a songwriter and producer he worked with Olivia Newton-John from 1971 to 1989. He wrote her number-one hit singles: "Have You Never Been Mellow" (1975), "You're the One That I Want" (1978 duet with John Travolta), "Hopelessly Devoted to You" (1978), and "Magic" (1980). He also produced the majority of her recorded material during that time including her number-one albums, If You Love Me, Let Me Know (1974), Have You Nev

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  • John Farrar (Fâr/ə/) (n. Melbourne, 8 de noviembre de 1946) es un productor, cantautor y músico australiano, que es principalmente conocido por su trabajo junto a la cantante Olivia Newton-John. Farrar fue miembro del grupo The Shadows. (es)
  • John Clifford Farrar (/ˈfɑːrər/; born 8 November 1946) is an Australian-born music producer, songwriter, arranger, singer and guitarist. As a musician, Farrar is a former member of several rock and roll groups including The Mustangs (1963–64), The Strangers (1964–70), Marvin, Welch & Farrar (1970–73), and The Shadows (1973–76); in 1980 he released a solo eponymous album. As a songwriter and producer he worked with Olivia Newton-John from 1971 to 1989. He wrote her number-one hit singles: "Have You Never Been Mellow" (1975), "You're the One That I Want" (1978 duet with John Travolta), "Hopelessly Devoted to You" (1978), and "Magic" (1980). He also produced the majority of her recorded material during that time including her number-one albums, If You Love Me, Let Me Know (1974), Have You Never Been Mellow (1975) and Olivia's Greatest Hits Vol. 2 (1982); and he was a co-producer of Grease (1978) – the soundtrack for the film of the same name. Farrar also produced Newton-John's first United States number-one hit single, "I Honestly Love You", which was awarded the Grammy Award for Record of the Year in 1975. In 1969 Farrar married fellow Australian singer, Pat Carroll – formerly Newton-John's singing partner. In July 1970 Farrar and Carroll relocated to the United Kingdom and from late 1975 they have resided in the US. They are the parents of Sam Farrar (Phantom Planet bassist and Maroon 5 touring member) and Max Farrar (Golden Ghost guitarist and keyboardist). (en)
  • John Farrar est un chanteur, guitariste et producteur australien né le 8 novembre 1946 à Melbourne. Il est principalement connu pour avoir écrit plusieurs chansons à succès pour Olivia Newton-John. (fr)
  • Come musicista, Farrar è stato membro di numerosi complessi rock tra cui The Mustangs (1963-64), The Strangers (1964-1970), Marvin, Welch & Farrar (1970-73) e The Shadows (1973-76). Nel 1980 ha pubblicato un album eponimo come solista. Come autore e produttore ha lavorato dal 1971 al 1983 con Olivia Newton-John, per la quale ha scritto pezzi di successo quali Have You Never Been Mellow (1975), il duetto con John Travolta You're the One That I Want (1978), Hopelessly Devoted to You (1978) e Magic (1980); ha anche prodotto la maggior parte dei suoi album in studio, tra cui la colonna sonora di Grease nel 1978 e la canzone I Honestly Love You, vincitrice di un Grammy Award nel 1975. Nel 1969 Farrar sposò la cantante australiana Pat Carroll, che aveva collaborato con la Newton-John. Nel luglio 1970 la coppia si trasferì nel Regno Unito, mentre dalla fine del 1975 si stabilì negli Stati Uniti. Sono genitori di Sam Farrar (bassista dei Phantom Planet) e Max Farrar (tastierista e chitarrista dei Golden Ghost). (it)
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  • John Farrar (Fâr/ə/) (n. Melbourne, 8 de noviembre de 1946) es un productor, cantautor y músico australiano, que es principalmente conocido por su trabajo junto a la cantante Olivia Newton-John. Farrar fue miembro del grupo The Shadows. (es)
  • John Farrar est un chanteur, guitariste et producteur australien né le 8 novembre 1946 à Melbourne. Il est principalement connu pour avoir écrit plusieurs chansons à succès pour Olivia Newton-John. (fr)
  • John Clifford Farrar (/ˈfɑːrər/; born 8 November 1946) is an Australian-born music producer, songwriter, arranger, singer and guitarist. As a musician, Farrar is a former member of several rock and roll groups including The Mustangs (1963–64), The Strangers (1964–70), Marvin, Welch & Farrar (1970–73), and The Shadows (1973–76); in 1980 he released a solo eponymous album. As a songwriter and producer he worked with Olivia Newton-John from 1971 to 1989. He wrote her number-one hit singles: "Have You Never Been Mellow" (1975), "You're the One That I Want" (1978 duet with John Travolta), "Hopelessly Devoted to You" (1978), and "Magic" (1980). He also produced the majority of her recorded material during that time including her number-one albums, If You Love Me, Let Me Know (1974), Have You Nev (en)
  • Come musicista, Farrar è stato membro di numerosi complessi rock tra cui The Mustangs (1963-64), The Strangers (1964-1970), Marvin, Welch & Farrar (1970-73) e The Shadows (1973-76). Nel 1980 ha pubblicato un album eponimo come solista. Nel 1969 Farrar sposò la cantante australiana Pat Carroll, che aveva collaborato con la Newton-John. Nel luglio 1970 la coppia si trasferì nel Regno Unito, mentre dalla fine del 1975 si stabilì negli Stati Uniti. Sono genitori di Sam Farrar (bassista dei Phantom Planet) e Max Farrar (tastierista e chitarrista dei Golden Ghost). (it)
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