Jerry Lynn Williams

Real Name:
Jerry Lynn Williams
Profile:
American blues rock singer/songwriter, guitarist and pianist, born 1948 in Dallas, Texas and died of kidney and liver failure on November 25, 2005 in St. Martin, The Caribbean.

He wrote such songs as Eric Clapton's "Running on Faith," Bonnie Raitt's "Real Man" and B.B. King's "Standing on the Edge of Love".

Williams started learning music in a local church, his instrument being piano and guitar. Williams toured with Little Richard's band until authorities found him under-aged and sent him home. He gained his guitar skills from a fellow band member, Jimmy James - aka Jimi Hendrix. Williams released the solo album "The Peacemaker" in 1996.
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Albums

Jerry Lynn Williams - Jerry Williams album art Jerry Williams* Jerry Williams (Album) Spindizzy Records US 1972 Sell This Version
Jerry Lynn Williams - Gone album art Jerry Williams* Gone (Album) Warner Bros. Records US 1979 Sell This Version
Jerry Lynn Williams - The Peacemaker album art Jerry Lynn Williams The Peacemaker (Album) Viceroy Music Germany 1996 Sell This Version
none Jerry Lynn Williams - Forever Man album art Jerry Lynn Williams Forever Man(CD, Album) Urge Records none US 2001 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

ZS7 4003 Jerry Lynn Williams - Sing For Happiness album art Jerry Williams* Sing For Happiness(7", Single, Promo) Spindizzy Records ZS7 4003 US 1971 Sell This Version
PRO-S-793 Jerry Lynn Williams - Gone/This Song/Philosophizer album art Jerry Williams* Gone/This Song/Philosophizer(7", EP, Promo) Warner Bros. Records PRO-S-793 US 1979 Sell This Version
133.008 Jerry Lynn Williams - Johnny Too Bad album art Man In The Street Featuring Jerry Williams* & Bobby Keys Man In The Street Featuring Jerry Williams* & Bobby Keys - Johnny Too Bad(7", Single) 41 Records 133.008 Netherlands 1983 Sell This Version
BLUE CD 1001 Jerry Lynn Williams - The Peacemaker "Private Sessions" album art Jerry Lynn Williams The Peacemaker "Private Sessions"(CD, Single) Blue Mark Records BLUE CD 1001 Europe 1996 Sell This Version
37 446-408 Jerry Lynn Williams - Running On Faith album art Jerry Lynn Williams Feat. Eric Clapton & Nicky Hopkins & John Oates Jerry Lynn Williams Feat. Eric Clapton & Nicky Hopkins & John Oates - Running On Faith(CD, Single) Viceroy Music 37 446-408 Germany 1996 Sell This Version
GT005 Jerry Lynn Williams - Easy On Yourself album art Jerry Williams* Easy On Yourself(12") Ghost Town GT005 US 2011 Sell This Version

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