Jimmy Scott is a British born songwriter whose songs have been recorded by many famous artists. His song "Love Sneakin' Up On You", a hit for Bonnie Raitt, was nominated for a Grammy as Record of The Year. Other artists who have recorded his songs include Chicago ("You're Not Alone"), Jeff Healey ("How Long Can A Man Be Strong"), Amy Grant with Keb' Mo'("Come Be With Me"), Ray Charles, Cher, Sting and Joss Stone.
On this debut CD he presents eleven new songs that pay tribute to music and some of the greats who have played it, to lost loved ones and to people and stories that have moved and inspired him along the way.
Songs include "Dancing In Heaven" and "Hachiko's Song", both of which have become popular via the internet and YouTube.
"A Songwriter's Notebook"
All Songs Written By Jimmy Scott
© English Channel Music, ASCAP
Guitar, Keyboards, Vocals - Jimmy Scott
Guitar, Keyboards, Backing Vocals - Jason Tyrrell
Strings - Spencer Capier
Backing vocals on "Back When The Music Had Soul "
- Jeanne Richardson
Engineering and Programming - Jason Tyrrell
Front cover photo by Jana Stanfield