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Johnny Rivers (2000)

Louisiana Legends Gala



Genre: Awards

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2000-07-02

Duration: 00:06:05

Subjects: RIVERS, JOHNNY | Music | Singers


  • Courtney, Beth Host
  • Rivers, Johnny Speaker


This segment from the 2000 Louisiana Legends Gala features a profile and a speech by Johnny Rivers accepting his recognition as a Louisiana Legend. Rivers, who grew up in Baton Rouge, is a singer and guitarist best known for such hits as “Secret Agent Man,” “Midnight Special,” and “Seventh Son.” Host: Beth Courtney