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James Taylor (1948) has been active as a singer, guitarist and songwriter since the late Sixties. Many - rightfully - regard him as the "father" of the singer-songwriter genre gat became popular in the early Seventies. His introspective songs, virtuoso acoustic guitar playing and warm voice immediately connected with an audience. This was reflected in a stream of many hit singles and albums. Among his most famous hits are "Fire and Rain", "You've Got a Friend", "Carolina In My Mind", "Handy Man", "Sweet Baby James" en "Little More Time with You". While his most famous songs may have been released over forty years ago, his career has everything but stagnated. He continuous to release new albums, and his live concerts are among the most successful and appreciated in the world.

On this Dutch/English website you will find everything you have to know about James Taylor. From news messages and tour schemes to an overview of all his music that is currently available.

Summer tour 2018

Recently, some tour dates have been announced that suggest a summer tour for 2018 is in the works. Last week the annual dates at Tanglewood were confirmed. Today, it was announced that James Taylor and his all-star band will be supporting the Eagles on two of their summer tour concerts, July 26 in Washington and July 28 in Philadeplpha next year.

Harvey Can’t Mess with Texas

September 22 the Frank Erwin Center will host "Harvey Can’t Mess with Texas", a benefit concert for Hurricane Harvey. The largest live concert benefit in Texas will feature exclusive performances and rare collaborations from Willie Nelson, Paul Simon, James Taylor, Bonnie Raitt, Leon Bridges and Lyle Lovett.

Sweet Baby James pop-up book

On November 14 James Taylor will release his first ever book on the Blue Rider Press label. The book is an illustrated pop-up book in which the classic James Taylor Sweet Baby James will come to life.