Wayne Jackson

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Birthday
24, 1941
Birthplace
Arkansas
Death Date
Jun 21, 2016 (74)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
24, 1941
Birthplace
Arkansas
Death Date
Jun 21, 2016 (74)

About

American musician who played the trumpet for the house band The Mar-Keys and was once a member of The Memphis Horns.

Before Fame

He started recording at Stax Records and created a signature horn sound for songs by artists like Otis Redding and Sam & Dave.

Trivia

He received a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award in 2012 for outstanding artistic significance in music.

Family Life

His family came from West Memphis, Arkansas.

Associated With

He recorded on sessions for Neil Diamond.