Paul Jackson – The Session Guitarist

Paul Jackson Jr. is worldwide the first-call and most wanted session guitarist. His performance is recorded on more than 1.000 albums, among those Michael Jackson’s Thriller and Bad. Further artists he played with are Luther Vandross, Quincy Jones, Steely Dan, Elton John, Whitney Houston, Celine Dion, Madonna, Rod Stewart, Barbara Streisand and some hundreds more.

His solo albums are I Came To Play (1988), Out of The Shadows (1990), River in The Desert (1993), Never Alone: Duets (1996), Power Of The String (2001) and Still Small Voice (2003). After a long hiatus Paul Jackson, Jr. presented in 2009 his  album Lay It Back on his new label Branch Records.

Jackson can be seen playing guitar in a wide variety of styles on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno and American Idol.

Paul Jackson published with permission of Bettie Grace Miner.