Jimi Jamison

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Jimi Jamison
Jamison (left) in 2013
Background information
Birth name Jimmy Wayne Jamison
Also known as Jim Jamison
Born (1951-08-23)August 23, 1951
Mississippi, USA
Origin Memphis, Tennessee
Died August 31, 2014(2014-08-31) (aged 63)
Los Angeles, California
Genres Hard rock, rock, country
Occupations Singer-songwriter, musician
Instruments Vocals, guitar, piano
Years active 1967–2014
Labels Scotti Bros., Frontiers, Epic, A&M, ATCO
Associated acts Survivor, Cobra, Target, Jim Peterik, Bobby Kimball, Joe Walsh
Website http://www.jimijamison.com

Jimmy Wayne "Jimi" Jamison (August 23, 1951 – August 31, 2014) was an American rock vocalist and songwriter. He was best known as the longtime frontman of platinum selling rock bands Cobra and Survivor and as the voice and cowriter of the theme song for Baywatch.

Jamison died on August 31, 2014 in Los Angeles, California from a heart attack, aged 63.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Jimi Jamison DEAD - Lead singer for "Survivor" dies at 63". TMZ.com. Retrieved September 1, 2014.

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