James Taylor

James Taylor, Sweet Baby James Album Cover Outtake, 1969 | San Francisco  Art ExchangeJames Vernon Taylor (born March 12, 1948) is an American singer-songwriter and guitarist. A five-time Grammy Award winner, Taylor was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2000. Taylor achieved his breakthrough in 1970 with the No. 3 single “Fire and Rain” and had his first No. 1 hit the following year with “You’ve Got a Friend”, a recording of Carole King’s classic song. His 1976 Greatest Hits album was certified Diamond and has sold 12 million US copies. Following his 1977 album, JT, he has retained a large audience over the decades. His commercial achievements declined slightly until a resurgence during the late 1990s and 2000s, when he recorded some of his best-selling and most-awarded work (including Hourglass, October Road and Covers). See for more.

You’ve Got A Friend

With A Little Help From My Friends

& Carly Simon – You Can Close Your Eyes

Handy Man

Sweet Baby James

Fire and Rain, Live 1970

Like Everyone She Knows

Carolina In My Mind


Mud Slide Slim

How Sweet It Is

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