Colton Ford

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Colton Ford
Colton Ford - That's Me Video Still.jpg
A still taken from the footage for the "That's Me" video shoot, shot in October 2007
BornGlenn Soukesian
(1962-10-12) October 12, 1962 (age 51)
Pasadena, California
Other namesColton Ford
EthnicityCaucasian
Website
http://www.coltonfordmusic.com
 
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Colton Ford
Colton Ford - That's Me Video Still.jpg
A still taken from the footage for the "That's Me" video shoot, shot in October 2007
BornGlenn Soukesian
(1962-10-12) October 12, 1962 (age 51)
Pasadena, California
Other namesColton Ford
EthnicityCaucasian
Website
http://www.coltonfordmusic.com

Colton Ford is the stage name of the former gay pornographic actor, Armenian-American Glenn Soukesian, who returned to his original career path of singer, and actor. As of May 2007, he resides in New York City.[1]

Career[edit]

Adult pornographic career[edit]

Colton Ford appeared in a dozen gay adult celebrated films. Notable performances include Conquered that earned him 2002 Grabby Awards for "Best Group Sex Scene", Gang Bang Café that nominated him for the 2003 GayVN Awards for "Best Performers" and his lead role in Colton for which he won "Gay Performer of the Year" during the 2003 GayVN Awards.

Film career[edit]

Ford as Sheriff Trout in TV's The Lair.

In his first mainstream film appearance, Ford appeared in the documentary film Naked Fame directed by Christopher Long. The film follows Ford's transition from the world of adult films to mainstream club/dance music. The movie was released (2005) theatrically in the United States and Canada.

Music career[edit]

Ford became a club/dance, house music singer-songwriter and actor. He released several singles including "Everything" and a cover of Stevie Wonder's "Signed, Sealed, Delivered I'm Yours". There, he collaborated with Club/Dance singer-songwriter Pepper Mashay. The song peaked at #9 on the Hot Dance Club Play and #25 on the Hot Dance Singles Sales charts.[2]

He released his first album, Tug of War, digitally in 2008, and he was part of the True Colors Tour 2008. His second album, Under the Covers was released in 2009.

Videography[edit]

Pornographic[edit]

YearTitleRoleAwards
2001ConqueredGladiator2002 Grabby Awards "Best Group Sex Scene"
PornStruck 2
2002Aftershock: Part 1MSR's hottest
Aftershock: Part 2MSR's hottest
Bearing Leather
Bringing Out Brother
Head GamesJocker
Gang Bang CaféNominated 2003 GayVN Awards "Best Performers"
ColtonColton2003 GayVN Awards "Gay Performer of the Year"
Closed Set: The New CrewThe key grip
Prowl 3: Genuine LeatherNastiest leather
2003Still UntamedUntamer

Non-Pornographic[edit]

YearTitleRoleNoteAwards
2000The Next Best ThingGlenMovie
2001CircuitVideo Circuit ManMovie
2004Naked FameHimselfDocumentary
HellbentNickname Band MemberMovie
2008Another Gay Sequel: Gays Gone Wild!Butch HunkMovie
"Into the Nightlife"Dancer in the clubMusic video
2007–2009The LairSheriff TroutTV series

Discography[edit]

"Everything"
Single by Colton Ford
ReleasedOctober 26, 2003 (2003-10-26)
FormatCD single
GenreElectronic
Length4:27
LabelCentaur Entertainment
Writer(s)Scott Anderson, Kyle Neven, Glenn Saukesian

"Everything" is a song by American recording artist Colton Ford. The song was written by Scott Anderson, Kyle Neven, Glenn Saukesian. It was released on 2003 by Centaur Entertainment, as the lead single . The song appears on soundtrack of Naked Fame and album Sexy House, Vol. 1.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Everything" - 4:27
  1. "Everything" - 4:27
  2. "Everything" (Solar City Circuit Mix) - 4:11
"Signed, Sealed, Delivered"
Single by Colton Ford featuring Pepper Mashay
ReleasedApril 27, 2004 (2004-04-27)
FormatCD single
GenreElectronic
Length3:30
LabelCentaur Entertainment
Writer(s)Garrett, Hardaway, Wonder, Wright

"Signed, Sealed, Delivered" is a song by American recording artist Colton Ford, featuring Pepper Mashay. It was released on Aphil 27, 2004 as the second single by Centaur Entertainment. The song appears on soundtrack of Naked Fame, in album Greatest Hits, Vol. 1 and album Gnome Groove.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Signed, Sealed, Delivered" (Al B. Rich Radio Mix) - 3:38
  2. "Signed, Sealed, Delivered" (Mac Quayle Club Mix) - 9:48
  3. "Signed, Sealed, Delivered" (Ralphi Rosario Dub Mix) - 7:17
  4. "Signed, Sealed, Delivered" - 12:15
  1. "Signed, Sealed, Delivered" (Extended version) - 3:59
  2. "Signed, Sealed, Delivered" (House Mix) - 9:08
  3. "Signed, Sealed, Delivered" (Ralphi Rosario Club Mix) - 4:52

Charts[edit]

Chart (2004)Peak
position
US Hot Dance Club Play (Billboard)9
US Hot Dance Singles Sales (Billboard)25

Tug of War[edit]

Tug of War
Studio album by Colton Ford
ReleasedSeptember 9, 2008 (2008-09-09)
GenreElectronica[3]
House
Dance
LabelOutsider Music
Singles from Tug of War
  1. "That's Me (feat. Cazwell)"
  2. "The Way You Love Me"
  3. "Tug of War (My Heart Won't Let Go)"

Tug of War is the debut album by former adult film star Colton Ford.[4]

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Ford and DJ/producer Quentin Harris, unless noted otherwise.

  1. "Ready" - 3:04
  2. "You Ain't Gonna Change" - 4:50
  3. "Gotta Do" - 4:51
  4. "That's Me" - 3:32
  5. "Bluntly Speaking" - 3:30
  6. "The Way You Love Me" - 5:05
  7. "You Get What You Want" - 4:59
  8. "Tug of War (My Heart Won't Let Go)" - 4:32
  9. "Love Has Found a Way" - 4:14
  10. "I'll Be Alright" - 5:28
  11. "Wait for Me" - 5:40
  12. "Your Love Is Everything" (Ford, Denise Rich, Laythan Armor) - 6:09

Under the Covers[edit]

Under the Covers
Studio album by Colton Ford
ReleasedAugust 4, 2009 (2009-08-04)
GenreElectronica
House
Dance
LabelPeace Bisquit
Released October 19, 2010
Singles from Under the Covers
  1. "Trouble"
  2. "Losing My Religion"
  3. "No One"
  4. "Music Sounds Better with You"

Under the Covers is the second full-length album from Colton Ford.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Rock the Boat" (Aaliyah) interlude
  2. "With Every Heartbeat" (Robyn)
  3. "Losing My Religion" (R.E.M.)
  4. "Dreams" (Fleetwood Mac) interlude
  5. "It's No Crime" (Babyface)
  6. "Trouble" (Britney Spears)
  7. "It Seems Like You're Ready" (R. Kelly) interlude
  8. "Follow Me" (Aly-Us)
  9. "By Your Side" (Sade)
  10. "Music Sounds Better with You" (Stardust) [Hot Tracks Re-Edit]
  11. "It's Like That" (Mariah Carey) interlude
  12. "No One" (Alicia Keys)
  13. "Lithium" (Nirvana)
  14. "What About Us?" (Brandy) interlude
  15. "You Gonna Want Me" (Tiga)
  16. "Show Me Love" (Robin S.)
  17. "Out of Time" (Hall & Oates) interlude
  18. "Ashes to Ashes" (Faith No More)

Remixed[edit]

  1. "Once More" (with Mischa Daniels) - 4:23
  2. "The Story" (with Mischa Daniels) - 3:32
  3. "Tonight" (with Chris Reece) - 5:13
  4. "It's No Crime" (Ras Jek Mix) - 7:00
  5. "Follow Me" (with Byron Stingily) - 4:00
  6. "Losing My Religion" (MDeep Mix) - 4:41
  7. "What About Us?" - 0:25
  8. "Yesterday" - 2:41
  9. "Show Me Love" (with Chris Willis) - 3:41
  10. "Music Sounds Better with You" - 2:17

Let Me Live Again / The Music Always Gets You Back - EP[edit]

Tracklist:

  1. "Let Me Live Again" (Radio Edit) [Mixed by WAWA] - 3:16
  2. "The Music Always Gets You Back" (Radio Edit) [Mixed by Razor & Guido]- 4:25
  3. "Let Me Live Again" (Extended) - 5:45
  4. "The Music Always Gets You Back" (Extended) 5:56
  5. "Let Me Live Again" (Instrumental) - 3:16
  6. "The Music Always Gets You Back" (Instrumental) - 5:56

Let Me Live Again (Remixes)[edit]

Tracklist:

  1. "Let Me Live Again" (A Director's Cut Master) - 7:37
  2. "Let Me Live Again" (WAWA's Endless Summer Mix) - 5:31
  3. "Let Me Live Again" (WAWA Club Remix) - 5:37
  4. "Let Me Live Again" (J-C Club Mix) - 5:52
  5. "Let Me Live Again" (DJ Bill Bennett and Tyler Nelson Club Mix) - 5:02
  6. "Let Me Live Again" (WAWA's Original Back To Mine Remix) - 6:07
  7. "Let Me Live Again" (Tony Moran and Warren Rigg Mix) - 8:53
  8. "Let Me Live Again" (Craig C's Master Mix) - 8:40
  9. "Let Me Live Again" (Extended Main) - 5:45
  10. "Let Me Live Again" (A Director's Cut Master Instrumental) - 7:37
  11. "Let Me Live Again" (WAWA's Endless Summer Mix Instrumental) - 5:31
  12. "Let Me Live Again" (J-C Club Instrumental) - 5:52
  13. "Let Me Live Again" (WAWA's Original Back To Mine Remix Instrumental) - 6:07
  14. "Let Me Live Again" (Tony Moran and Warren Rigg Mix Instrumental) - 8:53
  15. "Let Me Live Again" (Craig C's Master Mix Instrumental) - 8:42
  16. "Let Me Live Again" (Extended Main Instrumental) - 5:45

Let Me Live Again (Radio Edits)[edit]

Tracklist:

  1. "Let Me Live Again" (WAWA's Pop Mix) - 3:26
  2. "Let Me Live Again" (Radio Edit) - 3:16
  3. "Let Me Live Again" (Director's Cut Radio Edit) - 4:04
  4. "Let Me Live Again" (WAWA's Club Remix Radio Edit) - 3:42
  5. "Let Me Live Again" (DJ Bill Bennett and Tyler Nelson Club Mix Radio Edit) - 3:38
  6. "Let Me Live Again" (WAWA's Endless Summer Mix Radio Edit) - 3:03
  7. "Let Me Live Again" (Tony Moran and Warren Rigg Mix Radio Edit) - 4:05
  8. "Let Me Live Again" (Craig C's Master Mix Radio Edit) - 4:06
  9. "Let Me Live Again" (WAWA's Original Back To Mine Radio Edit) - 3:18

The Way I Am[edit]

Tracklist: (Release 18 June 2013)

  1. "First in Line (Shadow of the Night)" - 3:35
  2. "Let Me Live Again" - 3:16
  3. "Look My Way" - 4:26
  4. "Realize" - 3:23
  5. "Get to You" (feat. Ultra Naté) - 3:42
  6. "Change (You're Gonna Have To)" - 4:55
  7. "Just the Way I Am" - 4:00
  8. "The Music Always Gets You Back" - 3:21
  9. "All My Love" - 4:11
  10. "Alone" - 6:24

References[edit]

Awards
Preceded by
Michael Brandon
GayVN Awards
for Gay Performer of the Year

2003
Succeeded by
Joe Foster
Preceded by
Out of Athens/Echoes
Grabby Awards for Best Group Sex Scene
for Conquered

2002
Succeeded by
Deep South: the Big and the Easy

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