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Jimmy Jones (born June 2, 1937, Birmingham, Alabama) is an African American, singer-songwriter, who moved to New York while a teenager. According to Allmusic journalist, Steve Huey, "best known for his 1960 R&B smash, "Handy Man," Jones sang in a smooth yet soulful falsetto modeled on the likes of Clyde McPhatter and Sam Cooke."

Starting his entertainment career as a tap dancer, Jones joined a doo-wop group named The Berliners in 1954. They later changed their name to… read more

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  • Always loved this fab,song
  • utterly amazing talent
  • Vale.
  • good time!
  • amazing voice
  • lol at people tagging songs by him such as That's That Shit (Dirty) (which is really by R.Kelly -dunno how someone mixed that up)
  • I just found out that 'Good Timin' by Jimmy Jones was number one in the UK the week that I was born. How cool is that??!!!! What a number one to arrive to!!! Big respect to the man and the song.
  • yo this guy is amazing, its so hard to find his stuff though.

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