Booker T. Jones

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Booker T. Jones
Background information
Born November 12, 1944 (1944-11-12) (age 69)
Memphis, Tennessee, US
Genres R&B, instrumental rock, soul, electric blues
Occupations Musician, songwriter, producer
Instruments Piano, organ, oboe, saxophone, vocals, trombone
Years active 1961–present
Labels Stax
Associated acts Booker T. & the MG's, Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Stephen Stills, Otis Redding, Drive By Truckers, The Mar-Keys, Rancid
Website http://www.bookert.com/
Notable instruments
Hammond Organ

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]

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