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Jimmy Webb

Jimmy Webb
Born: Aug 15, 1946 in Elk City, OK
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Genre: Country, Folk, Pop/Rock
Biography: Jimmy Webb is that rarity in rock music, a professional songwriter who achieved stardom in that capacity. Rock music has its share of great songwriters, but most of them -- Bob Dylan, John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, Gene Clark, Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Pete Townshend -- became best ...Read full biography
Ten Easy Pieces
Released: 1996
Label: EMI
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The idea of releasing a collection of Jimmy Webb's best known songs sung by the author himself may seem like a no-brainer, but it's taken 20+ years for it to happen, apparently mostly because Webb needed ...Read full review
El Mirage
Released: 1977
Label: Warner Music
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Jimmy Webb, best known as a songwriter ("MacArthur Park," "By the Time I Get to Phoenix"), recorded three albums for Reprise Records between 1970 and 1972, and a fourth for Asylum in 1974, without commercial ...Read full review
More Jimmy Webb albums: Main Albums (15), Compilations (11)
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