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Jimmy Johnson

b, eb, *1956 US
Musician of Latin, Pop and Jazz
A.k.a. James A. Johnson Flim Johnson

American bassist, born June 7, 1956 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Active across a wide range of styles, he has been a popular session musician since the 1970s, moved to Los Angeles in 1979. Brother of Gordon Johnson. Do not confuse with Jim Johnson (8) (Memphis/Nashville bassist) and Jimmy Johnson (4) (Muscle Shoals/Fame, Alabama)

     
Instruments
  • Bass
  • Bass guitar
  • Vocals
Genres
  • Latin
  • Pop
  • Jazz
  • Rock
  • R&B/Soul
Popular Tracks   
The Sky Is Crying on Livin' The Life by Jimmy Johnson
Cold Cold Feeling on Heap See [Recorded in Montreux 1978 & Paris 1983] by Jimmy Johnson
Serves Me Right To Suffer aka Memory Pain on Living Chicago Blues, Vol. 1 by Various Artists
Heap See on Heap See [Recorded in Montreux 1978 & Paris 1983] by Jimmy Johnson
Drowning On Dry Land on Livin' The Life by Jimmy Johnson
I Used To Be A Millionaire on Livin' The Life by Jimmy Johnson
Feel Like Breaking Up Someone's Home on Living Chicago Blues, Vol. 1 by Various Artists
Your Turn To Cry on Living Chicago Blues, Vol. 1 by Various Artists
Ain't That Just Like A Woman on Living Chicago Blues, Vol. 1 by Various Artists
Smooth as Glass on The Traveler by Brandon Fields

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Band Members
Discography
Title Artist Year Type
Leverkusener Jazztage 2015Steve Gadd Band Featuring Michael Landau, Larry Goldings, Jimmy Johnson & Walt Fowler2016Album
Surya NamaskarDewa Budjana with Jimmy Johnson & Vinnie Colaiuta2014Album
The JugglerCarol Knauber Featuring: Alex Acuña, Tom Brechtlein, Rich Eames, Brandon Fields, Jimmy Johnson, Abraham Laboriel1995Album
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