Mar. 12th, 1948
Boston, Massachusetts, USA
James Taylor's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2009 - Funny People
1971 - Two-Lane Blacktop
Guest TV Roles
Himself - Musical Guest
- 2004: In the fall he participated in the Vote for Change concert tour organized to encourage the defeat of 'George W. Bush' (qv) in the U.S. presidential election.
- Was once signed by 'The Beatles' (qv)' Apple label in the late 1960s.
- Inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2000.
- Was nominated for Broadway's 1978 Tony Award, for both music and lyrics, as one of several people sharing a nomination as Best Score for "Working."
- Has twin sons, Henry and Rufus, with his 3rd wife, born via a surrogate mother.
- He was voted the 84th Greatest Rock 'n' Roll Artist of all time by Rolling Stone.
- His late brother, Alex Taylor, and (still-living) sister Kate Taylor were both singer-songwriters; younger brother 'Livingston Taylor' (qv) is still an active folk-pop-jazz performer.
- 2000: Inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.