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Jimmy Nolen

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Jimmy Nolen

Jimmy Nolen has been played on NTS shows including Diddy Wah, with Wipe Your Tears first played on 4 September 2017.

Jimmy Nolen (April 3, 1934 – December 18, 1983) was an American guitarist, known for his distinctive "chicken scratch" lead guitar playing in James Brown's bands. In its survey of "The 100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time," the English magazine Mojo ranks Nolen number twelve.

Born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States, Nolen took up the guitar at the age of 14, teaching himself on a Harmony Acoustic guitar. Having played the violin since the age of 9, Nolen already had a sound musical foundation upon…

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Wipe Your Tears
Jimmy Nolen
Federal Records1956
Wipe Your Tears
Jimmy NolenFederal Records1956
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Wipe Your Tears
Jimmy Nolen
Federal Records1956
Wipe Your Tears
Jimmy NolenFederal Records1956
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