James Jamerson

James Jamerson

Real Name:
James Lee Jamerson, Sr.
Soul bassist

Born on 29.01.1938 in Edisto Island, South Carolina
Died on 02.08.1983 in Los Angeles, California.

Father of James Jamerson Jr. and grandfather of Derrick Jamerson
He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2000.
As a legendary top session musician he has played with Marvin Gaye, The Temptations, Marlena Shaw, Originals, Creative Source etc.
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James Jamerson Discography


440 066 365-2 The Funk Brothers You're My Everything The Funk Brothers - Standing In The Shadows Of Motown (CD, Album, RE + CD, Album + Dlx) Hip-O Records 440 066 365-2 US 2004 Sell This Version


314530525-2 Various Fever In The Funk House Various - Motown Year By Year: The Sound Of Young America, 1969(CD, Comp) Motown 314530525-2 US 1995 Sell This Version
Various Home Brew Various - Can't Hide Love (Comp) Brown Sugar Records Germany 2006 Sell This Version
Various You're My Everything Various - A Complete Introduction To Northern Soul Universal UMC, Universal UMC, Universal UMC, Universal UMC, Universal UMC US 2008 Sell This Version
B0016212-02 Earl Van Dyke Behold and 2 more… Earl Van Dyke - The Motown Sound (The Complete Albums & More)(2xCD, Comp) Hip-O Select B0016212-02 US 2012 Sell This Version