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Anyone know James Jamerson, Jr?

Discussion in 'Bassists [BG]' started by Funkee1, Mar 18, 2004.

  1. Funkee1

    Funkee1 Commercial User

    Jul 19, 2002
    Guitar Center

    Anyone remember this guy? not THE James Jamerson, but his son? He did a lot of session work in the 70's abd 80's, and had a disco Group called Chanson (referenced in the link I provided).

    Anyone hip?
  2. Dr. Cheese

    Dr. Cheese Gold Supporting Member

    Mar 3, 2004
    Metro St. Louis
    Chanson is what I remember most clearly. I know he also played "What's Going On" for that Jamerson instructional book that Dr. Licks put out a few years ago. I also seem to remember him playing at least a few tracks for the Crusaders.
  3. pyrohr


    Aug 28, 2001
    Pakistani compound
    Chanson recorded a song called "don't hold back, if it feels good doit" in the mid 70's, And yes I have that album!
  4. hands5


    Jan 15, 2003
    good 'ol USA/Tampa fla.
    I got to see James Jamerson Jr with the Crusaders around 84 or 85,I believe it was 85. Good solid player. :)

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