James "J.T." Taylor

James "J.T." Taylor

James "J.T." Taylor  American Singer


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James "J.T." Taylor is a 68 year old American Singer born on 16th August, 1953 in Laurens. His zodiac sign is Leo

James "J.T." Taylor is a member of the following lists: American male singers, 1953 births and American rhythm and blues singers.


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First Name James
Middle Name "J.T."
Last Name Taylor
Alternative Name JT Taylor
Age 68 years
Birthday 16th August, 1953
Birthplace Laurens
Zodiac Sign Leo
Nationality American
Occupation Text Singer, actor, songwriter
Occupation Singer
Music Genre (Text) R&B, soul, funk, post-disco, electro
Year(s) Active 1978 - Present, 1978–present
Instrument (text) Vocals, keyboards, bass synthesizer
Record Label MCA Records
Associated Acts Kool & the Gang

James "J.T." Taylor (born August 16, 1953, Laurens, South Carolina) is an American singer and actor best known as the former lead singer of the R&B/funk band, Kool & the Gang. Before his rise to fame, Taylor was a schoolteacher and amateur night club singer having first joined a band at the age of 13. He joined Kool & the Gang in 1978 and became the band's lead singer in 1979.

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The Mambo Kings1992Frankie Suarez - The Mambo Kings BandMovie
The New Hollywood Squares1986Himself - Kool & the GangTV Show
The 12th Annual American Music Awards1985Himself - PresenterTV Show
Ebony/Jet Showcase1982HimselfTV Show
Saturday Night Live1975Self - Kool & The GangTV Show
Soul Train1971SelfTV Show
American Bandstand1952HimselfTV Show




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