Jack White (White Stripes/Raconteurs)

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Legal name: John Anthony Gillis


Jack White (born John Anthony Gillis; July 9, 1975) is an American musician, singer-songwriter, record producer, multi-instrumentalist, designer, director, writer, and actor. On April 24, 2012, White released his debut solo album, Blunderbuss, which received wide critical acclaim. His second studio album, Lazaretto, was released on June 10, 2014.

He has been ranked No. 70 on Rolling Stone's list of "The 100 Greatest Guitarists". White's popular and critical success with The White Stripes enabled him to collaborate as a solo artist with other renowned musicians, such as Beck, the Rolling Stones, Jeff Beck, Alicia Keys, Bob Dylan, Wanda Jackson, Electric Six, and Loretta Lynn, whose 2004 album Van Lear Rose he produced and performed on. In 2006, White became a founding member of the rock band the Raconteurs. In 2009, he became a founding member and drummer of his third commercially successful group, the Dead Weather. He was awarded the title of "Nashville Music City Ambassador" by the Nashville mayor Karl Dean in 2011. He is a board member of the Library of Congress' National Recording Preservation Foundation, a music historian, collector and philanthropist, as well as an advocate for analog technology and recording techniques.

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Year Title Artist Rating Releases
2004 Van Lear Rose Loretta Lynn 2
2007 As I Am Alicia Keys 4.65 6
2011 Rome Danger Mouse & Daniele Luppi 3 6

Album + Compilation

Year Title Artist Rating Releases
2011 Nova Tunes 2.4 Compilation Various Artists 1
2011 The Lost Notebooks of Hank Williams Compilation Various Artists 2
2011 (Ǎhk-to͝ong Bay-bi) Covered Compilation Various Artists 1
2012 Best Of Bond... James Bond - 50th Anniversary Collection Compilation Various Artists 1
2012 Humo's Top 2012 Compilation Various Artists 1
2012 James Bond Themes (2012) Compilation Various Artists 1
2012 Life Is Music 2012.2 Compilation Various Artists 1
2013 2013 GRAMMY Nominees Compilation Various Artists 2
2013 40 ans, les nocturnes Georges Lang Compilation Various Artists 1
2013 Willie Nelson & Friends: Live At Third Man Records Compilation Willie Nelson 1

Album + Soundtrack

Year Title Artist Rating Releases
2003 Cold Mountain Soundtrack Gabriel Yared 2
2008 Shine a Light Soundtrack The Rolling Stones 5
2008 Quantum of Solace Soundtrack David Arnold 3 2
2013 Music From Baz Luhrmann's Film the Great Gatsby Soundtrack Various Artists 3

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Year Title Artist Rating Releases
2012 James Bond Themes (2012) Various Artists 1


Year Title Artist Rating Releases
2012 Best of Bond... James Bond: 50 Years - 50 Tracks Compilation Various Artists 1

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