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Phil Walden
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Otis Redding
(Music)
Dr. John
(Jazz)
Cher
(Music)
Duane Allman
(Music)
Butch Trucks
(Music)
 

See also

Johnny Jenkins

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Johnny Jenkins

American left-handed blues guitarist, who helped launch the career of Otis Redding add

Category: Music

Born in 1939.

Country: United States (100%)

Education: undef.

Main connections: Phil Walden, Otis Redding, Dr. John

Linked to: Oasis, Amazon.com

 

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Johnny Jenkins was born in 1939 add something


1958

Otis Redding - In 1958, he joined Johnny Jenkins' band, the Pinetoppers, and toured the Southern United States as driver and musician


1960

In the 1960s Jenkins was the leader of the Pinetoppers, who employed a young Otis Redding as singer add something


1962

During a recording session in 1962 organized by the band's manager Phil Walden, Jenkins left forty minutes of studio time unused add something


1964

In 1964 Jenkins released an instrumental single called "Spunky add something


1967

With Phil Walden concentrating on Redding's flourishing career, Jenkins was sidelined and it was not until after Redding's death in 1967 that Walden again concentrated on Jenkins's career add something


1969

Dr. John - John's song "I Walk On Gilded Splinters" was covered in 1969 by Marsha Hunt and produced by Tony Visconti; in June 1969 by Cher on her "3614 Jackson Highway" album, and was released as a single; and in July 1970 by Johnny Jenkins, whose supporting musicians included slide guitarist Duane Allman and drummers Butch Trucks and Jai_Johanny_Johanson; Allman performed on "Ton Ton Macoute", the album that contained it


1996

With Walden again becoming involved in other projects, Jenkins became disillusioned with the music industry and did nothing of note until 1996 add something


Johnny Jenkins died in 2006 add something

 

Jenkins died from a stroke in June 2006 in the same town he was born: Macon, Georgia add something


2012

In 2012, Jenkins was inducted in to the Georgia Music Hall of Fame add something