Real Name:
James Barney Cobb, Jr.
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US southern rock guitarist and songwriter known as J. R. Cobb. Born 5 February 1944 in Birmingham, Alabama. Died 4 May 2019.

He has played with the The Classics IV and joined Atlanta Rhythm Section in early 1972, staying till 1986. He's notable for co-writing "Spooky" and "Stormy", among others, as a member of the Classics IV, plus "Champagne Jam" and "Do It Or Die", among others, as a member of ARS. He was inducted into the Georgia Music Hall of Fame in 1993, and the Alabama Music Hall of Fame in 1997, where he received the Music Creator's Award.
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James B. Cobb Jr. - Pollyanna / Cry Baby album art The Classics* Cry Baby (as James B. Cobb, Jr.) The Classics* - Pollyanna / Cry Baby (Single) Capitol Records US 1966 Sell This Version
James B. Cobb Jr. - Spooky / Poor People album art The Classics IV Spooky (as Cobb) and 1 more… The Classics IV - Spooky / Poor People (Single) Imperial Italy 1967 Sell This Version
P 5816 James B. Cobb Jr. - Little Darlin' / Nothing To Lose album art The Classics IV Nothing To Lose (as James B. Cobb, Jr.) The Classics IV - Little Darlin' / Nothing To Lose(7", Single, Promo) Capitol Records P 5816 US 1967 Sell This Version
James B. Cobb Jr. - Georgia Pines / Movies In My Mind album art The Candymen The Candymen - Georgia Pines / Movies In My Mind (Single) ABC Records US 1967 Sell This Version
James B. Cobb Jr. - Wenn Die Glocken Läuten / Kannst Du Verzeih'n? album art Brigitt Petry Kannst Du Verzeih'n (I Take It Back) (as Cobb) Brigitt Petry - Wenn Die Glocken Läuten / Kannst Du Verzeih'n? (Single) Polydor Germany 1967 Sell This Version
SE 4480 James B. Cobb Jr. - Sandy Posey Featuring "I Take It Back" album art Sandy Posey I Take It Back (as Cobb) Sandy Posey - Sandy Posey Featuring "I Take It Back"(LP, Album) MGM Records SE 4480 US 1967 Sell This Version
James B. Cobb Jr. - The Candymen album art The Candymen Movies In My Mind (as Cobb) The Candymen - The Candymen (Album) ABC Records, ABC Records Canada 1967 Sell This Version
James B. Cobb Jr. - Mary, Mary Row Your Boat / Everything Else Is Gone album art The Tams Mary, Mary Row Your Boat (as J. Cobb) The Tams - Mary, Mary Row Your Boat / Everything Else Is Gone (Single) ABC Records US 1967 Sell This Version
James B. Cobb Jr. - I Take It Back / The Boy I Love album art Sandy Posey I Take It Back (as Cobb) Sandy Posey - I Take It Back / The Boy I Love (Single) MGM Records Ireland 1967 Sell This Version
James B. Cobb Jr. - Sueño Sicodelico album art Los Holy's Tormenta (Stormy) (as J. Cobb) Los Holy's - Sueño Sicodelico (Album) Sono Radio Peru 1967 Sell This Version
EEP 202 James B. Cobb Jr. - Single Girl  album art Sandy Posey I Take It Back (as Cobb) Sandy Posey - Single Girl (7", EP) MGM Records EEP 202 South Africa 1967 Sell This Version
EP 50138 James B. Cobb Jr. - Smrt Klovna album art Radmila Mikić Povlačim Reč (I Take It Back) (as Cobb) Radmila Mikić - Smrt Klovna(7", EP) PGP RTB EP 50138 Yugoslavia 1967 Sell This Version
James B. Cobb Jr. - Spooky album art The Fame Gang Spooky (as Cobb) The Fame Gang - Spooky Atlantic US 1968 Sell This Version
James B. Cobb Jr. - Take Time To Know Her album art Percy Sledge Spooky (as J. B. Cobb) Percy Sledge - Take Time To Know Her (Album) Atlantic US 1968 Sell This Version
James B. Cobb Jr. - Storybook Children album art Billy Joe Royal Just Between Me And You (as J. Cobb) Billy Joe Royal - Storybook Children (Single) CBS US 1968 Sell This Version
James B. Cobb Jr. - Traces album art Francine "Peaches" Barker* Traces (as J. Cobb) Francine "Peaches" Barker* - Traces Columbia US 1968 Sell This Version
James B. Cobb Jr. - Stormy / 24 Hours Of Loneliness album art Classics IV* Featuring Dennis Yost Classics IV* Featuring Dennis Yost - Stormy / 24 Hours Of Loneliness (Single) Imperial US 1968 Sell This Version
ST 2901 James B. Cobb Jr. - Out Of Sight (But "In" Sound) album art The Howard Roberts Quartet (And Some More)* Spooky (as Cobb) The Howard Roberts Quartet (And Some More)* - Out Of Sight (But "In" Sound)(LP, Album) Capitol Records ST 2901 US 1968 Sell This Version
James B. Cobb Jr. - The Candymen Bring You Candy Power album art The Candymen Crowded Room (as Cobb) and 3 more… The Candymen - The Candymen Bring You Candy Power (Album) ABC Records Canada 1968 Sell This Version
James B. Cobb Jr. - Honey album art Andy Williams Spooky (as J. Cobb) Andy Williams - Honey (Album) Columbia US 1968 Sell This Version
James B. Cobb Jr. - Psychotic Reaction album art Señor Soul Spooky (as Cobb) Señor Soul - Psychotic Reaction Double Shot Records US 1968 Sell This Version
2117 James B. Cobb Jr. - Spooky album art Al De Lory Spooky (as Cobb) Al De Lory - Spooky(7", Single, Scr) Capitol Records 2117 US 1968 Sell This Version
James B. Cobb Jr. - Soul Train / Strange Changes album art Classics IV* Classics IV* - Soul Train / Strange Changes (Single) Imperial US 1968 Sell This Version
45-11077 James B. Cobb Jr. - Candyman album art The Candymen Crowded Room (as Cobb) The Candymen - Candyman(7", Single, Promo) ABC Records 45-11077 US 1968 Sell This Version
James B. Cobb Jr. - Ways / Sentimental Lady album art The Candymen Sentimental Lady (as Cobb) The Candymen - Ways / Sentimental Lady (Single) ABC Records US 1968 Sell This Version