Welcome To... Rock On The Net
 
 
artists.....
Artist Index
A B C D E F G
H I J K L M N
O P Q R S T U
V W X Y Z #
special pages......
2017 Grammy Awards
-- Grammy History --
2016 American Music Awards
-- AMA History --
2017 MTV Video Music Awards
-- MTV VMA History --
Top LPs of All-Time
VH1 50 Greatest Hip Hop Artists
VH1 100 Greatest Videos
VH1 100 Greatest LPs
VH1 100 Rock Songs
VH1 100 Dance Songs
Rolling Stone: 500 Greatest Albums
Top 500 Pop Artists of the Past 25 Years
Rolling Stone: 100 Greatest Artists
Google

James Taylor - 'Greatest Hits Vol. 1'
iTunes
Amazon.mp3




Search Now:  
In Association with Amazon.com
 
RECENT TIMELINE

1972...

February
button.gif (123 bytes) Taylor won a Grammy Award for Best Pop Vocal Performance - Male ("You've Got A Friend").

James Taylor - "How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You)" (Single)button.gif (123 bytes) Taylor hit the Top 5 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart with "How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You)."
from the LP
Gorilla
Billboard chart run: 20 - 17 - 15 - 9 - 8 - 7 - 5 - 5 - 16 - 29 - off
available for download at
iTunes and Amazon.mp3
Year-End Chart Position: # 68

1978...

February
James Taylor - JTbutton.gif (123 bytes) Taylor won a Grammy Award for Best Pop Vocal Performance - Male ("Handy Man").

1980...

February
button.gif (123 bytes) Taylor was nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Pop Vocal Performance - Male ("Up On The Roof").

1981...

March
James Taylor - Mud Slide Slim And The Blue Horizonbutton.gif (123 bytes) Taylor hit the Top 40 with J.D. Souther on "Her Town Too."
from the LP
Dad Loves His Work
ARC chart run: 29 - 23 - 20 - 16 - 9 - 7 - 7 - 18 - 30 - off
Year-End Chart Position: # 95
available for download at
iTunes and Amazon.mp3

April
James Taylor & J.D. Souther - "Her Town Too" (Single)  button.gif (123 bytes) Taylor hit the Top 10 with J.D. Souther on "Her Town Too."

1998...

February
button.gif (123 bytes) Taylor won a Grammy Award for Best Pop Album (Hour Glass).

May
Elton John And Tim Rice's Aidabutton.gif (123 bytes) Ranked # 65 on VH1: Greatest Artists of Rock & Roll (and # 59 on Rock On The Net's Poll).

1999...

March
button.gif (123 bytes) Taylor could be heard on the compilation,
Elton John And Tim Rice's Aida, with "How I Know You."

September
James Taylor - Hour Glassbutton.gif (123 bytes) Taylor could be heard on Sting's LP Brand New Day.

2000...

January
button.gif (123 bytes) VH1: 100 Greatest Rock Songs included Taylor's "Fire And Rain" at # 80.

March
button.gif (123 bytes) Taylor was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.

September
James Taylor - Sweet Baby Jamesbutton.gif (123 bytes) Taylor could be heard on Mark Knopfler's LP Sailing To Philadelphia.

2001...

January
button.gif (123 bytes) VH1: 100 Greatest Albums includes Sweet Baby James (1970) at # 77.

2002...

February
Michael Brecker - 'The Nearness Of You'button.gif (123 bytes) Taylor won a Grammy Award for Best Pop Vocal Performance - Male ("Don't Let Me Be Lonely Tonight" from Michael Brecker's The Nearness Of You).

2003...

February
button.gif (123 bytes) Taylor was nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Pop Vocal Performance - Male ("October Road").

December
Rolling Stone: The 500 Greatest Albums of All-Timebutton.gif (123 bytes) Rolling Stone: The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time included Sweet Baby James (1970) at # 103.

2004...

February
Livin', Lovin', Losin' - Songs Of The Louvin Brothers compilationbutton.gif (123 bytes) Taylor won a Grammy Award for Best Country Collaboration with Vocals ("How's The World Treating You" with Alison Krauss from the Livin', Lovin', Losin': Songs Of The Louvin Brothers compilation).

April
button.gif (123 bytes)
Rolling Stone: The Immortals - The 100 Greatest Artists of All Time included Taylor at # 84.

August
button.gif (123 bytes) Taylor could be heard on Ray Charles' LP Genius Loves Company.

2005...

April
James Taylor - 'The Essential James Taylor'button.gif (123 bytes) The Best Of James Taylor was certified platinum.

November
button.gif (123 bytes) Taylor could be heard on the Hurricane Ground Hurricane Benefit Relief Concert compilation with "Never Die Young."

2006..

September
James Taylor James Taylor  - At Christmasbutton.gif (123 bytes) Taylor could be heard on Tony Bennett's LP Duets: American Classic on the track "Put On A Happy Face."

October
button.gif (123 bytes) Taylor released the holiday LP James Taylor At Christmas.

2007..

January
button.gif (123 bytes)
James Taylor At Christmas was certified gold.

April
button.gif (123 bytes) Taylor could be heard on the tribute LP
A Tribute To Joni Mitchell with the track "River."

November
James Taylor - One Man Bandbutton.gif (123 bytes) Taylor released the CD/DVD One Man Band (Billboard peak: # 17 - Rolling Stone: 3 and 1/2 stars from Rolling Stone).

2008...

February
button.gif (123 bytes) Taylor was nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album (James Taylor At Christmas).

April
James Taylor - Coversbutton.gif (123 bytes) One Man Band was certified gold.

September
button.gif (123 bytes) Taylor released
Covers (Billboard peak: # 4 - Rolling Stone: 3 and 1/2 stars from Rolling Stone).

December
James Taylor - 'Other Covers'button.gif (123 bytes) Rolling Stone: 'The Greatest Singers' includes Taylor at # 74.

2009...

February
button.gif (123 bytes) Taylor was nominated for 2
Grammy Awards including Best Pop Vocal Performance - Male ("Witchita Lineman") and Best Pop Vocal Album (Covers).

April
James Taylor & Carole King - 'Live At The Troubadour' (CD/DVD)button.gif (123 bytes) Taylor released Other Covers (Billboard peak: # 122).

2010...

May
button.gif (123 bytes) Taylor and Carole King released the CD/DVD Live At The Troubadour.

2012....

October
James Taylor - 'James Taylor At Christmas'button.gif (123 bytes) James released the holiday LP James Taylor At Christmas (available for download at iTunes and Amazon.mp3).

2013....

October
button.gif (123 bytes) The Essential James Taylor was released.

2014...

  • James Taylor - 'Letter'September 2: Taylor released Letter.
    Tracks: "Everyday" - "The Letter" - "You're The One I Love" - "Rainy Day Man" - "Knocking 'Round The Zoo" - "Something's Wrong" - "Night Owl" - "Brighten Your Night With My Day" - "Kootch's Song"

2015...

2016...



LPs
 
Note: Song title and position links lead you to the song's Top 40 chart run (from the ARC Weekly Top 40) and LP links take you to Amazon.com for that LP (often including track listings and sound samples).
 
 

Apple iTunes

bar2.jpg (781 bytes)

Rock On The Net 1997 - 2017
All rights reserved. Do not duplicate original material without prior consent of Rock On The Net.

bar2.jpg (781 bytes)