James Taylor (singer-songwriter and guitarist)

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Legal name: James Vernon Taylor

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James Vernon Taylor (born March 12, 1948) is an American singer-songwriter and guitarist. A five-time Grammy Award winner, he was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2000. He is one of the best-selling artists of all time, having sold more than 100 million records worldwide.

Taylor achieved his breakthrough in 1970 with the No. 3 single "Fire and Rain" and had his first No. 1 hit the following year with "You've Got a Friend", a recording of Carole King's classic song. His 1976 Greatest Hits album was certified Diamond and has sold 12 million US copies. Following his 1977 album, JT, he has retained a large audience over the decades. Every album that he released from 1977 to 2007 sold over a million copies. His chart performance had a resurgence during the late 1990s and 2000s, when he recorded some of his most-awarded work (including Hourglass, October Road, and Covers). He achieved his first number one album in the US in 2015 with his recording Before This World.

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Discography

Album

Year Title Artist RatingReleases
1978 Bartender's Blues George Jones 2
1980 In Harmony: A Sesame Street Record Various Artists 3 2
1986 The Country Collection 2 Various Artists 2
1988 Stay Awake: Various Interpretations of Music From Vintage Disney Films Various Artists 1 5
1992 We Three Kings Bob & Tom 1
1993 A Child’s Celebration of Song Various Artists 1
1993 Up 'til Now Art Garfunkel 1
1994 Tonin’ The Manhattan Transfer 1
1995 10 Great Artists 10 Great Songs Various Artists 1
2000 Appalachian Journey Yo‐Yo Ma, Edgar Meyer & Mark O’Connor 2
2001 Nearness of You: The Ballad Book Michael Brecker 2
2002 Somethin’ Swinging Various Artists 1
2003 Livin' Lovin' Losin': Songs of the Louvin Brothers Various Artists 1
2004 Genius Loves Company Ray Charles 12
2006 Duets: An American Classic Tony Bennett 5
2007 A Tribute to Joni Mitchell Various Artists 1
2008 Songs of Joy & Peace Yo‐Yo Ma 2
2010 Transatlantic Sessions 4, Volume Three Various Artists with Jerry Douglas & Aly Bain 5 1
2011 An Appalachian Christmas Mark O’Connor 1
2012 This Christmas John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John 5 2
2013 Sun Mario Biondi 2
2013 How Mercy Looks From Here Amy Grant 3
2014 Smokey & Friends Smokey Robinson 2
LG076 Various Artists 1
The Bartenders Blues George Jones 1

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Year Title Artist RatingReleases
1970 Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies Various Artists 1
1972 Middle of the Road Various Artists 1
1974 Deep Ear Various Artists 1
1981 In Harmony 2 Various Artists 2
1984 Remember The 70's (Volume 6) Various Artists 1
1987 Freedom Rock Various Artists 1
1987 Music Is My Life, Volume 2 Various Artists 1
1987 Secret Love Various Artists 1
1987 Storytellers: Singers & Songwriters Various Artists 1
1988 Garfunkel Art Garfunkel 1
1988 Golden Love Songs, Volume 12 Various Artists 2
1988 Love Songs Various Artists 1
1988 Stereoplay Highlights CD 38 Various Artists 1
1989 25 Jaar Popmuziek: 1981 Various Artists 1
1989 Sounds of the Seventies: 1970 Various Artists 1
1989 Sounds of the Seventies: 1971 Various Artists 1
1989 The Singer & The Song Various Artists 2
1990 Anniversary: 10 Years of Hits George Jones 1
1990 Singers & Songwriters Various Artists 1
1990 Sounds of the Seventies: 1977 Various Artists 2
1990 Ultimate Seventies - 1977 Various Artists 2
1991 For Our Children Various Artists 2
1991 Rock Guitar Legends Vol2 Various Artists 1
1991 Sounds of the Seventies: 1973, Take Two Various Artists 1
1991 The Best of the Old Grey Whistle Test Various Artists 1
1992 A Child's Celebration of Song Various Artists 1
1992 American Roots Various Artists 1
1992 California Dreaming Various Artists 1
1992 Daydream Various Artists 1
1992 KBCO Studio C, Volume 1 Various Artists 1
1992 Magic Moments Various Artists 1
1992 Our Songs: Singers & Songwriters Encore Various Artists 1
1992 Sounds of the Seventies: Seventies Generation Various Artists 1
1992 The Emotion Collection: Forever Yours Various Artists 1
1992 The Rock Collection: Soft Rock Various Artists 1
1992 To Have and to Hold: The Wedding Album Various Artists 1
1993 The Rolling Stone Collection: 25 Years of Essential Rock Various Artists 2
1993 More Songs for Sleepless Nights Various Artists 1
1993 '70s Preservation Society Presents: Easy '70s Various Artists 1
1993 Masterpieces Various Artists 1
1993 One day I'll fly away Various Artists 1
1993 The Rock Collection: Guitar Rock Various Artists 1
1993 Together Forever Various Artists 1
1994 Country Collection 1 Various Artists 1
1994 Forever '80s Various Artists 1
1994 Let There Be Drums! Volume 3: The ’70s Various Artists 1
1994 Night Songs Various Artists 2
1994 Remember Your 80's (1980-1984) Various Artists 1
1994 The 70's: 1970: Back in the Groove Various Artists 1
1994 The Best Country Album in the World... Ever! Various Artists 2
1995 10 Great Artists - 10 Great Songs Various Artists 1
1995 The Roots of Rock: Soft Rock Various Artists 1
1995 18 Free and Easy Hits From the 70's Various Artists 1
1995 Unelectric Various Artists 1
1995 25 Years: Greatest Hits Various Artists 1
1995 18 Super-Oldies International - Extra Various Artists 1
1995 Acoustic Freeway Various Artists 1
1995 AM Gold: 1973 Various Artists 1
1995 AM Gold: The Early '70s Various Artists 1
1995 AM Gold: The Early '70s Classics Various Artists 1
1995 Country Gold Various Artists 1
1995 Les incontournables des années 70 Various Artists 1
1995 That’s Country: Simply the Best of Country Various Artists 1
1995 Troubadours of the Folk Era, Volume 4: Singer-Songwriters of the 1970's Various Artists 1
1996 KBCO Studio C, Volume 7: Retrospective Various Artists 1
1996 Power of Love: 16 Great Soft Rock Hits Various Artists 1
1996 AM Gold: 1974 Various Artists 1
1996 Body Talk: The Language of Love 1965-1995: Just for You Various Artists 1
1996 For Our Children Too! Various Artists 1
1996 Les voix en or, Volume 2 Various Artists 1
1996 Sounds of the Eighties: The Early '80s Various Artists 1
1996 The Best of wea Originals, Volume 2 Various Artists 1
1996 The Ultimate Collection of Rock & Roll, Volume 7: 70:'s From the Heart Various Artists 1
1996 The Ultimate Duets Album Various Artists 1
1997 Rock the Planet: Easy Rockin' '70s Various Artists 1

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