Booker T. Jones

American musician

Booker T. Jones (born November 12, 1944) is an American musician, songwriter, record producer and arranger. He is famous as the leader of the band Booker T. & the M.G.'s. He has also worked in recording studios with some of the highest regarded musicians of the 20th and 21st centuries, and in 2007 was given a Grammy Award for a lifetime of good work.[1]

Booker T. Jones
Background information
Born (1944-11-12) November 12, 1944 (age 79)
Memphis, Tennessee, US
GenresR&B, instrumental rock, soul, electric blues
Occupation(s)Musician, songwriter, producer
InstrumentsHammond organ, piano, oboe, keyboards, saxophone, vocals, trombone, guitar, bass guitar
Years active1961–present
LabelsAtlantic, Stax, Anti-

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  1. "BBC News: Entertainment: The Doors celebrate Grammy honour". BBC. 2007-02-11. Retrieved 2011-02-19.

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