When Johnny remarked to
then-President Bill Clinton, "you must have a lot of people who try
to do your voice", the President
replied , "Yeah, but not as good as you do!"
-President Bill Clinton, The White House, Summer 2000
" One of the most crowd pleasing entertainers I have ever met!"
"Top 20 Comedian
of the Year!"
-Music City News
"You do a great job!"
-British Country Music Association
"A truly unique entertainer!"
-Barry McCloud, COUNTRY.COM's,
Century of Country,
The Definitive Country Music Encyclopedia
"He can sing
-Country Music Singer, Freddy Hart
Johnny discovered his talent for voice impressions
at the age of five in his hometown of Portland, Oregon. At this "impressionable" age,
he realized he could recreate the same voices heard on television as he watched
cartoons, and duplicate the voices he heard on the record player as his Mother
listened to her favorite artists.
Throughout elementary and high school,
the young entertainer would perform voice impressions of singers, actors,
and politicians for family members, teachers, and fellow students.
seventeen years of age, Counterfit began to perform professionally with a
band at a local night spot called, "The Nashville West", on "open-mic" Sunday. Over
the years, Johnny developed a following of fans, and decided to utilize his
talents toward a full-time career in "showbiz".
The first of many big breaks occurred
for Johnny after he performed for several years in clubs, at fairs, and for
corporate events. ABC TELEVISION NETWORK
asked Johnny to appear on its new show called, "AMERICA'S FUNNIEST PEOPLE",
which continues to be aired on the FOX FAMILY CHANNEL. Counterfit also
was asked to use his talents to create the star voice of the lead character,
Rex, in a "CLAYMATION CHRISTMAS CELEBRATION", an annual television special
on the DISNEY CHANNEL during the holiday season. Johnny continues to
be featured in numerous
appearances throughout the country, in film, video, radio stations, and other