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Jimmy Webb Songs, Biography, Age, Net Worth, IMDB

Jimmy Webb Biography

Jimmy Layne Webb was born in Elk City, Oklahoma, the United States on August 15, 1946. Is an American Singer, Composer, and writer he is married to Laura Savini. Jimmy plays country rock and pop. he also uses his vocals and Piano.


Jimmy Webb Profile Overview

Name: Jimmy Layne Webb

Date of birth: 15 August 1946

Birth Place: Elk City, Oklahoma, United States

Age: 76 years old as of August 2022

Gender: Male

Nationality: American

Family: Robert Lee Webb, Sylvia Webb( Parents), Christiaan Webb, Justin Webb, James Webb(Children), Spouse: Patsy Sullivan-Webb (m. 1974–1996), Laura Savini (m. 2004)

Net Worth: $10 Million approx.

Years active:1965–present

Occupations: Singer, Songwriter, Composer

Instrument(s): Vocals, Piano

Genres: Pop, Country, Rock

Record Labels: Epic, Reprise, Asylum, Atlantic, Columbia, Elektra

Website: https://www.jimmywebb.com/


Jimmy Webb Early Life And Career

Early Life

Jimmy Layne Webb was born in Elk City, Oklahoma, and raised By his religious parents in Laverne, Oklahoma City. Where his father Robert Webb Lee served United States Marine Corps as a veteran and a Baptist minister in charge of the rural churches in west Texas and southwestern Oklahoma.

Webb at age 12 practiced and was playing the piano and musical instruments with his father and mother.

Jimmy started to compose religious Songs but his music direction changed. He was influenced by the music played on the radio, including the legendary music of  Elvis Presley.

Jimmy Webb heard his first Glen Campbell song when he was 14 while driving a tractor on an Oklahoma farm. He prayed that night that he would have the chance to write a song for this great voice. Within five years, that prayer was answered and he was living in L.A. and had a hit song on the radio with Glen Campbell (Official).

This was a collaboration that was meant to be – these two incredibly talented men somehow found their way to each other to create this music that deeply touched and continues to touch so many—that is the blessing.

Jimmy found his muse in Glen. Glen put the finest voice to Jimmy’s emotive words and challenging song structures. Webb was 14 years old when he made his first record with Glen Campbell Titled Turn Around Look At Me.

Jimmy at the age of 18 years old his family moved to Southern California, in 1964 where he enrolled at San Bernardino Valley College, California Studying music. The next year he lost his loving mother in 1965 his father went back to Oklahoma leaving jimmy behind to pursue his career supporting Webb $40, saying, “It’s not much, but it’s all I have”.

Career

Jimmy Webb published an autobiography, The Cake and the Rain, A Memoir( Biography) on 17 April 2017. Decades after selling his first song, Webb’s influence on fellow musicians continues. Renowned rock singer and songwriter Bruce Springsteen has admitted that his 2019 album Western Stars was deeply influenced by Webb’s music, and country star Keith Urban cites Webb as an inspiration. His first inspiration for composing.

Webb continues to perform in the US and abroad he produced the soundtrack for the movie The Hanoi Hilton. In 1987, Webb reunited with Campbell for the album Still Within the Sound of My Voice, for which he wrote the name song. They observed this up in 1988 with an album composed nearly absolutely of Jimmy Webb songs, Light Years. The album blanketed the name song, as nicely as “Lightning in a Bottle”, “If These Walls Could Speak” (which changed into additionally recorded through Amy Grant that year), and “Our Movie”.

Two songs from 1982`s Seven Brides for Seven Brothers additionally seem on the album. The file additionally blanketed the songs “Other People’s Lives”, “Wasn’t There A Moment”, “I Don’t Know How To Love You Anymore”, and “Is There Love After You”. Several of those songs later ended up on Webb’s solo albums. Webb released Land’s End in 1974 on Asylum Records. Unlike his previous albums, which tended to be underproduced, Webb is more produced with Land’s End recorded in England with the help of an all-star session band including Joni Mitchell and Ringo. I was able to achieve a unique pop/rock sound. Star and Nigel Olson belong. Most of his songs were stories of romantic discord.

Webb continued to develop as a singer, but he “had not yet found his identity as a solo artist.” The album includes songs including Crying in my sleep, Ocean in his eyes, and Just this once.


Jimmy Webb Music Album

Original Albums

2019: SlipCover

2013: Still Within the Sound of My Voice

2010: Just Across the River

2007: Live and at Large

2005: Twilight of the Renegades

1996: Ten Easy Pieces

1993: Suspending Disbelief

1982: Angel Heart

1977: El Mirage

1974: Land’s End

1972: Letters

1979: Words and Music

1968: Jim Webb Sings Jim Webb

Compilation Albums

2005: Archive & Live

2004: The Moon’s a Harsh Mistress: Jimmy Webb in the Seventies

2003: Tunesmith: The Songs of Jimmy Webb

1974-1988(1999): Reunited with Jimmy Webb

1998: And Someone Left the Cake Out in the Rain…

1994: Archive

1972: Tribute to Burt Bacharach and Jim Webb


Jimmy Webb Honors and Awards

2019:National Recording Registry

2013: Songbook Award

2012: Ivor Novello Awards, Special International Award

2010, 2010–2014: Songwriters Hall of Fame, Chairman Emeritus

2006: ASCAP Voice of Music Award

2003: Johnny Mercer Award Hall of Fame Songwriters

2000: Board of Directors for Songwriters Hall of Fame

1999: Oklahoma Hall of Fame

1990: Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame

1986: Grammy Award for Best Country Song

1967: Grammy Award for Song of the Year


Jimmy Webb Wife

Jimmy Webb is currently married to Laura Savini a Television personality and a director they are happily married for 17 years plus.

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Jimmy Webb Instagram

Jimmy Webb has over 13.5k followers on Instagram. Visit Jimmy Webb’s IG account to view photos and videos @jimmywebbmusic

Jimmy Webb’s Net Worth

Jimmy Webb’s Net Worth is estimated to be  $10 Million approx.

Jimmy Webb’s Age

Jimmy Layne Webb was born on 15 August 1946 which places him at age 76 years old @2022.

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