Related Information for Michael Johnson Michael Johnson was born in Alamosa, Colorado, raised in Denver. Studied classical guitar in Spain in the mid 60's. He started his career in the Pop/AC field with his Middle of the road single "Bluer Than Blue" in '78, which hit #12 and probably his most remembered song. . 2 more top 40 singles followed in '78 & '79. By 1982 his Pop/AC career had fizzled. In early 1986 he teamed up with Sylvia and hit #9 on the Country Charts with "I Love.. read more