James Jamerson

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Birthday
29, 1936
Birthplace
Charleston, SC
Death Date
Aug 2, 1983 (47)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
29, 1936
Birthplace
Charleston, SC
Death Date
Aug 2, 1983 (47)

About

Bass player who was a member of the Funk Brothers and with the band, he received a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award in 2004.

Before Fame

He attended Northwestern High School where he became inspired by blues music.

Trivia

He contributes his musical abilities on hit songs such as "Rock the Boat" and "Boogie Fever."

Family Life

He had three sons with his wife Anne.

Associated With

He has worked with music producer Berry Gordy.