Jimi Hendrix
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1942-11-27
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Jimi Hendrix

Jimi Hendrix Biography (Wikipedia)

James Marshall "Jimi" Hendrix (born Johnny Allen Hendrix; November 27, 1942 – September 18, 1970) was an American rock guitarist, singer, and songwriter. His mainstream career lasted only four years, but he is widely regarded as one of the most influential guitarists in history and one of the most celebrated musicians of the 20th century. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame describes him as "the greatest instrumentalist in the history of rock music".

Born in Seattle, Washington, Hendrix began playing guitar at age 15. In 1961, he enlisted in the US Army and trained as a paratrooper in the 101st Airborne Division, but he was discharged the following year. He moved to Clarksville, Tennessee soon after and began playing gigs on the Chitlin' Circuit, earning a place in the Isley Brothers' backing band and later with Little Richard, with whom he continued to work through mid-1965. He played with Curtis Knight and the Squires before moving to England in late 1966 after being discovered by Linda Keith, who interested bassist Chas Chandler of the Animals in becoming his first manager. Within months, Hendrix earned three UK top ten hits with the Jimi Hendrix Experience: "Hey Joe", "Purple Haze", and "The Wind Cries Mary". He achieved fame in the US after his performance at the Monterey Pop Festival in 1967, and his third and final studio album Electric Ladyland reached number one in the US in 1968; it was Hendrix's most commercially successful release and his only number-one album. He was the world's highest-paid performer, and he headlined the Woodstock Festival in 1969 and the Isle of Wight Festival in 1970. He died from barbiturate-related asphyxia on September 18, 1970, at age 27.

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Voodoo Child (Slight Return)
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Voodoo Child (Slight Return)
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All Along The Watchtower
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All Along The Watchtower
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Little Wing
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Little Wing
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Third Stone From The Sun
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Third Stone From The Sun
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Angel
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Angel
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Burning Of The Midnight Lamp
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Burning Of The Midnight Lamp
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Wait Until Tomorrow
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Wait Until Tomorrow
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Stone Free 
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Stone Free 
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Crosstown Traffic
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Crosstown Traffic
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Star Spangled Banner
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Star Spangled Banner
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Hear My Train A-Comin' (Acoustic)
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Hear My Train A-Comin' (Acoustic)
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The Star Spangled Banner / Purple Haze / Woodstock Improvisation
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The Star Spangled Banner / Purple Haze / Woodstock Improvisation
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Purple Haze 1
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Purple Haze 1
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Hey Joe
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Hey Joe
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Voodoo Child (Slight Return) (Live at Woodstock)
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Voodoo Child (Slight Return) (Live at Woodstock)
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$20 Fine
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$20 Fine
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Purple Haze
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Purple Haze
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Are You Experienced
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Are You Experienced
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Red House
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Red House
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Voodoo Chile
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Voodoo Chile
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Crosstown Traffic
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Crosstown Traffic
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Burning Of The Midnight Oil (Radio 1 Session, 6 Jan 1967)
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Burning Of The Midnight Oil (Radio 1 Session, 6 Jan 1967)
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Experiencing The Blues
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Experiencing The Blues
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