Billy Cox

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Birthday
18, 1941
Birthplace
West Virginia
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
18, 1941 (age 77)
Birthplace
West Virginia

About

American bassist who has performed with the Band of Gypsies and with Jimi Hendrix in The Jimi Hendrix Experience.

Before Fame

He met Jimi Hendrix when they were both serving in the Army at Fort Campbell, Kentucky in 1961 and after leaving the military, they started playing music together in Nashville clubs.

Trivia

He has also owned a video production company and has produced numerous gospel and blues shows.

Family Life

He was raised with his family in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Associated With

He recorded sessions for singer Sam Cooke.