Johnny Christopher is a songwriter.
He wrote "Mama Liked the Roses" for Elvis Presley and co-wrote "Always on My Mind" with Mark James and Wayne Carson, a song first recorded by B.J. Thomas in 1970. Gwen McCrae also recorded the song as did Brenda Lee in 1972. The song has been covered by several well-known artists including Elvis Presley, John Wesley Ryles and the Pet Shop Boys.