ArtistInfo Logo  ArtistInfo

Artist Portrait

James Jamerson Jr.

voc, b, 1958-2016 US, Detroit
R&B/Soul and Jazz
A.k.a. James Lee Jamerson Jr.

James Jamerson Jr. (b. 1958, Detroit, Michigan, USA - d. March 23, 2016, Detroit, Michigan, USA) was an American soul bassist. He began his career in the late 1960's as a session musician. In the mid-1970's he formed the group Chanson with his long time musical cohort David Williams (4). In the 1980's he resumed playing as a session bassist with various artists including Originals, Karen Pree and Stargard. Son of James Jamerson and father of Derrick Jamerson.

        
Instruments
  • Vocals
  • Bass
  • Backing Vocals
  • Keyboards
Genres
  • R&B/Soul
  • Jazz
  • Dance
Popular Tracks   
I'll Be There on I'll Be There by James Jamerson Jr.

Track list and 30sec audio provided by


Band Members
External Links
Facebook Logo Facebook  MusicBrainz Logo MusicBrainz  Discogs Logo Discogs  Spotify Logo Spotify  

  
ArtistInfo App
ArtistInfo for iOS and ArtistInfo for Mac are presenting musicians, composers and producers that are envolved in the musical work that you are listening to in Apple Music, iTunes, or Spotify. Discover new music via the network among artists. Manage your favorite musicians and albums via iCloud and share recommendations with your friends via email, AirDrop, or Social Media.

App Store Logo     Mac App Store Logo

Acknowledgements
To all the music fans that are contributing on Discogs, MusicBrainz and Wikipedia. Thanks to Franz Flückiger for providing Storygram used to visualize band membership and together with Stefan Guggisberg for the visual data mining application ArtistAnalytics.
ArtistInfo for Mac, iPad, and iPhone
ArtistInfo App
Universal Link: https://music.metason.net/artistinfo?name=James%20Jamerson%20Jr.
ArtistInfo Community
Most seen topics within ArtistInfo:

Top 10 Artists    Top 20 Albums
 
What others are currently looking for:

Recent Artists    Recent Albums

ArtistInfo Logo ArtistInfo by Metason © 2015-2020 Metason Logo