Jack White Biography (Wikipedia)
Jack White (born John Anthony Gillis; July 9, 1975) is an American musician, singer, songwriter, record producer and actor. He is known as the lead singer and guitarist of duo The White Stripes, and has had success in other bands and as a solo artist. On April 24, 2012, White released his debut solo album, Blunderbuss. His second studio album, Lazaretto, was released on June 10, 2014. Both received wide commercial and critical acclaim.
After moonlighting in several underground Detroit bands as a drummer, White founded The White Stripes with fellow Detroit native Meg White in 1997. Their 2001 breakthrough album, White Blood Cells, brought them international fame with the hit single and accompanying music video, "Fell in Love with a Girl". This recognition provided White opportunities to collaborate with famous artists, including Loretta Lynn and Bob Dylan. In 2006, White founded The Raconteurs with Brendan Benson, and in 2009 founded The Dead Weather with Alison Mosshart of The Kills.
- Jack White on the Pyramid stagehttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p021tsqp.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p021tsqp.jpg2014-07-28T20:00:00.000ZWatch highlights of Jack White's set on the Pyramid stage at Glastonbury 2014http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p023s3hm
Jack White on the Pyramid stage
- Jack White - Interviewhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p0222kng.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p0222kng.jpg2014-07-02T18:00:00.000ZZane talks to Jack White ahead of his special session at Maida Vale.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p0222kp9
Jack White - Interview
- Jack White: Why blues LPs are so importanthttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p017y63h.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p017y63h.jpg2013-04-20T08:30:00.000ZJack White on the vital importance of blues LPs. Interview by Elizabeth Alker.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p017y64n
Jack White: Why blues LPs are so important
- Jack White - Radio 1’s Hackney Weekendhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p00wg0lh.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p00wg0lh.jpg2012-07-24T12:26:00.000ZA highlights compilation of Jack White's set at Radio 1's Hackney Weekend.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p00wg0lv
Jack White - Radio 1’s Hackney Weekend
Jack White Tracks