Jimmy Scott is a British born songwriter whose songs have been recorded by many famous artists.
His song “Love Sneakin’ Up On You”, a hit for Bonnie Raitt, was nominated for a Grammy as Record of The Year.
Other artists who have recorded his songs include Chicago (“You’re Not Alone”), Jeff Healey Band (“How Long Can A Man Be Strong”),
Amy Grant with Keb’ Mo’ (“Come Be With Me”), Lee Roy Parnell (“We All Get Lucky Sometimes”), Joe Cocker (“Letting Go”),
Ray Charles (“Love Has A Mind Of It’s Own”), Cher, Sting and Joss Stone.
Returning to his roots as an acoustic based singer/songwriter he released the solo album “A Songwriter’s Notebook” featuring “Dancing In Heaven.”
Other songs of his such as “The Garden”, “All Because of You”, “Miss You (The Rhythm of My Heart)” and “On the Wings of a Butterfly” have also become popular via the internet and YouTube.
Some of his other notable solo albums include “The Very Best Of Jimmy Scott,Songwriter” and “For Our Lost, Loved Ones.”