John Richard Baldwin (born 3 January 1946), better known by his stage name John Paul Jones, is an English musician and record producer who was the bassist and keyboardist for the rock band Led Zeppelin. Prior to forming the band with Jimmy Page in 1968, he was a session musician and arranger. After the death of drummer John Bonham in 1980, Led Zeppelin disbanded, and Jones developed a solo career. He has collaborated with musicians across a variety of genres, including Josh Homme and Dave Grohl with the supergroup Them Crooked Vultures.
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Multi-instrumentalist, songwriter, composer, arranger and record producer
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3 January 1946
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Sidcup, London, England, UK
Musician, Songwriter, Producer, Actor
5' 8" (173 cm)
The bass guitarist, the keyboardist and the mandolinist for rock band Led Zeppelin.
Christ's College, Blackheath, London
United Talent Agency
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