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Carl Jackson

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Carl Jackson, an accomplished bluegrass instrumentalist and songwriter, was created Sept 18, 1953, in Louisville, MS. While playing in his father’s bluegrass music group at age 14, he was contacted by Jim & Jesse to become listed on their support group, the Virginia Males. He approved and spent the majority of his teenage years playing banjo for Jim & Jesse along with other groups in the Grand Ole Opry. Jackson’s skills gained him a agreement with the impartial Reward label, where he documented the recording Bluegrass Event in the past due ’60s. In 1971, Jackson remaining to play using the Sullivan Family members, but after significantly less than annually, he relocated to Ohio to create the Country Shop with Keith Whitley and Jimmy Gaudreau. A short while later on, he jumped at the opportunity to sign up for Glen Campbell’s support music group. He spent 12 years with Campbell, but throughout that period he also documented the albums Banjo Participant and Aged Friend for Capitol. In 1981, Jackson authorized with Sugars Hill and released his tribute to Earl Scruggs, Banjo Man. The next year brought Tunes from the South, and in 1983 he became a member of with old close friends Jim & Jesse for Banjo Strikes. After putting your signature on with Columbia in 1984, Carl Jackson remaining Glen Campbell and started to strike the graphs. His Lefty Frizzell cover “She’s Eliminated, Gone, Eliminated” reached quantity 44 in 1984, though three afterwards singles never matched up its relative achievement. (Jackson did compose the strike “(Love Often) Notice to House,” which peaked in the very best 15 for Campbell in-may 1984.) Through the past due ’80s, his wealthy tranquility vocals brightened recordings by Emmylou Harris, Ricky Skaggs, Vince Gill, Garth Brooks, Roger Miller, and several other acts. Within the ’90s, Carl Jackson begun to end up being compensated for his many years of function. He gained the International Bluegrass Association’s Tune of the entire year award in 1990 for “Small Mountain Church House,” documented by Ricky Skaggs as well as the Nitty Gritty Dirt Music group on Will the Group End up being Unbroken, Vol. 2, and earned a Greatest Bluegrass Record Grammy the next season with John Starling & the Nash Ramblers for Springtime Training.

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Full Name Carl Jackson
Date Of Birth September 18, 1953
Profession Music Producer, Singer-songwriter
Nationality American
Awards Grammy Award for Best Bluegrass Album, Grammy Award for Best Country Album
Music Songs Lonesome Dove, Banjo Man, Neath the Oaks in the Grove, Little Mountain Church House, Must You Throw Dirt in My Face, In the Pines, Old Friends, I'm Not Over You, Sometimes Silence Says It All, The New Partner Waltz, Arkansas Farmboy, 1961 Martin D-28, You're Running Wild, Hold Your Horses, When My Blue Moon Turns to Gold Again, Payin' Your Dues, Earl's Breakdown, The Call of the Honky Tonk, I Could Cry, Lay Down My Old Guitar, 1932 National Duolian, Tis So Sweet / What A Friend, 1940 Martin D-18, For Cryin' Out Loud, Foggy Mountain Breakdown, Just As I Am / Softly & Tenderly, Walk Through This World With Me, 1968 Ovation Glen Campbell Deluxe Balladeer, 1957 Martin D-28, Under Your Spell Again, Life Is but a Whisper, 1943 Martin D-28 Herringbone
Albums Spring Training, Nashville Country, Concepts, An Evening with Carl Jackson, Grace Notes - Artist Special Edition, Sonic Ether, Shootin' Out the Lights, Grace Notes, Carl Jackson
Nominations Academy of Country Music Award for Vocal Event of the Year, Academy of Country Music Award for Specialty Instrument(s) of the Year
Movies Strong Black Woman Vol. 2, The Jesus Freak, Carl Jackson's the Jesus Freak, Venatus, The Journey Of L.A. Mass, Suspect, Carl Jackson's Strong Black Woman, Sophie and the Moonhanger, Southern Girls


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Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
P31 2018 pre-production
Southern Girls 2017 TV Series pre-production
The Exceptional Santa Claus story and screenplay pre-production
Carl Jackson's the Jesus Freak 2017 story / writer
Venatus 2015
The Journey of L.A. Mass 2015 Documentary
Carl Jackson's Strong Black Woman 2013
Southern Girls 2012 story & screenplay
Inhumanity 2001 Video writer

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
P31 2018 executive producer pre-production
My Sisters World 2017 TV Series executive producer announced
Southern Girls 2017 TV Series executive producer pre-production
The Exceptional Santa Claus producer pre-production
Carl Jackson's the Jesus Freak 2017 producer
Venatus 2015 producer
The Journey of L.A. Mass 2015 Documentary executive producer / producer
Carl Jackson's Strong Black Woman 2013 producer
Blissful Lies 2012 producer
Inhumanity 2001 Video producer

Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
P31 2018 attached pre-production
Jones attached announced
The Exceptional Santa Claus pre-production
Carl Jackson's the Jesus Freak 2017
Venatus 2015
The Journey of L.A. Mass 2015 Documentary
Carl Jackson's Strong Black Woman 2013
Southern Girls 2012
Inhumanity 2001 Video

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Jones announced rumored
The Exceptional Santa Claus pre-production
Carl Jackson's the Jesus Freak 2017 Ricardo Vaughn
Inhumanity 2001 Video Boyfriend

Music Department

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Jones music supervisor announced

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