Legendary singer Johnny Mathis joined WOR 710's Joan Hamburg Thursday to talk about his career, growing up, and his upcoming shows at the NYCB Theatre in Westbury, NY. Mathis went into detail about his upbringing, revealing that he and NBA legend Bill Russell went to school together and remain great friends. Listen to Joan Hamburg’s interview with Johnny Mathis below where he talks about these topics and so much more.

You can get more information about Mathis' current tour and upcoming shows on May 17 and 18 in New York at JohnnyMathis.com. For tickets you can go to Ticketmaster.com.

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