James Jamerson

Born: 
01/29/1936
City: 
Edisto Island
Region: 
South Carolina
Country: 
USA
Died: 
08/02/1983
Years Active: 
1958-1983
Instruments: 
Bass
Notable Equipment: 
Played With: 

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James Lee Jamerson was an American bass player. He was the uncredited bassist on most of Motown Records' hits in the 1960s and early 1970s (Motown did not list session musician credits on their releases until 1971), and he has become regarded as one of the most influential bass players in modern music history. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2000.

Discography

Released: 1962
Released: 1962
Released: 1962
Released: 1965
Released: 1966
Released: 1968
Released: 1970
Released: 1974
Released: 1976
Released: 1980
Released: 2004

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