James Henry Martin (August 10, 1927 – May 14, 2005) was an American bluegrass musician, known as the "King of Bluegrass".
Jimmy Martin was born and raised in the rural farming town of Sneedville, Tennessee. At the age of four, he lost his father, Ease Martin, to pneumonia. To help ...
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May 22, 2005 ... Jimmy Martin: Energetic bluegrass singer with a talent for self-promotion.
Jimmy Martin Date: 1993 December 16 Length: 195 min. Call Number: OHC182 Biography Bluegrass performer. Born August 10, 1927. Died May 14, 2005.
Complete song listing of Jimmy Martin on OLDIES.com.
For anyone wanting an introduction to Jimmy Martin's music from his "classic" period (with Paul Williams and J.D. Crowe in his band), this is the place to start.