There are two artists named Billy Lamont. 1. Very little is known about the R&B singer Billy LaMont. He was an artist who recorded for Savoy, Okeh, and King as well as working with Johnny Brantley in the 60's. He did release several 45s (of which one, "Sweet Thang", features Jimi Hendrix). One unofficial cd compilation of his work has been released.
Very little is known about Billy LaMont. He did release several 45s (of which one features Jimi Hendrix, Sweet Thang) and is popular enough among soul collectors that at least one unofficial cd compilation of his work has been released. But it's hard to find any interviews or biographical information about Billy LaMont.
Singer and songwriter Jimmy Norman has been an R&B institution for over 50 years. He played with Jimi Hendrix in New York's Greenwich Village, wrote the lyrics for "time is on my side" -- later a hit for the Rolling Stones -- and sang with the Coasters for three decades.
60's 'Soul Clan' member and prolific songwriter Don Covay used the backing group name 'The Goodtimers' off and on between 1961 and 1967. The name appears on his Rosemart singles, as well as on his Atlantic single releases. His debut album for Atlantic "Mercy" in 1964 does not mention the Goodtimers by name in the artists credits and little information exists that says who they may have been.
Neil Young & Comrie Smith. childhood friends and musical collaborators. Comrie Gillbert Smith (September 29, 1945 - December 11, 2009) played on such key early tracks with Young such as “Hello Lonely Woman”, “Casting Me Away From You” and “There Goes My Babe”.