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Jimmy Norman

Jimmy Norman

(1937 – 2011)

  • Your music will always live on. RIP Jimmy.
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Jimmy Norman

Jimmy Norman
(1937 – 2011)

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Jimmy Norman

(1937 – 2011)
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About Jimmy
This is an online memorial in memory of Jimmy Norman. Jimmy Norman was an American rhythm and blues and jazz musician and a songwriter. In his early career, Jimmy Norman had a charting single of his own, "I Don't Love You No More (I Don't Care About You)", as well as performing session work with Jimi Hendrix, but he is better known as a lyricist and songwriter. He wrote the lyrics of the song "Time Is on My Side", which became a hit for The Rolling Stones,and later in 1985 re recorded and produced by Stephen Vanderbilt featuring "St. Tropez" as the A side of a 45 released on the album "Home" throughout Europe.
Jimmy Norman composed a number of songs performed by well-known musicians including Johnny Nash and
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Bob Marley. In 1969 he became involved with doo-wop band The Coasters, first as a producer and then as a touring member. He was also recording independently, releasing a solo album in 1998. Like many other musicians of his time, he was not financially prepared for retirement or heavy medical bills, and with few royalties for his writing soon found himself in economic crisis. With the assistance of charitable organization Jazz Foundation of America, Jimmy Norman regained his feet and resumed performing, releasing his first wide distribution album in 2004, Little Pieces.
In 2003, he performed a benefit concert for the Jazz Foundation at the Gilsey House in New York. In 2007, he took part in the Jazz Foundation's
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annual "Great Night in Harlem", performing "Time Is on My Side".
Jimmy Norman died on November 8th, 2011. He had held his last public performance on October 29, 2011, for the Jazz Foundation of America. This online tribute is dedicated to Jimmy Norman, his life and his music. May he rest in peace.
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Jimmy Norman

This is an online memorial in memory of Jimmy Norman. Jimmy Norman was an American rhythm and blues and jazz musician and a songwriter. In his early career, Jimmy Norman had a charting single of his own, "I Don't Love You No More (I Don't Care About You)", as well as performing session work with Jimi Hendrix, but he is better known as a lyricist and songwriter. He wrote the lyrics of the song "Time Is on My Side", which became a hit for The Rolling Stones,and later in 1985 re recorded and produced by Stephen Vanderbilt featuring "St. Tropez" as the A side of a 45 released on the album "Home" throughout Europe.
Jimmy Norman composed a number of songs performed by well-known musicians including Johnny Nash and...

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