Al Jackson Jr.

Hand drummers in Berkeley, California, about 1966

American drummer, producer, and songwriter.

- Al Jackson Jr.
Hand drummers in Berkeley, California, about 1966

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In the Christmas Spirit

Fourth album by the R&B/soul band Booker T. & the M.G.'s, released in November 1966.

Fourth album by the R&B/soul band Booker T. & the M.G.'s, released in November 1966.

Al Jackson Jr. - drums, percussion

Doin' Our Thing

Sixth studio album by R&B band Booker T. & the M.G.'s, released in April 1968.

Sixth studio album by R&B band Booker T. & the M.G.'s, released in April 1968.

Al Jackson Jr. – drums, percussion

The Booker T. Set

1969 studio album by the Southern soul band Booker T. & the M.G.'s.

1969 studio album by the Southern soul band Booker T. & the M.G.'s.

Al Jackson Jr. - drums, tambourine

Home (Delaney & Bonnie album)

Debut album by husband-and-wife singers Delaney & Bonnie, released on the Stax label .

Debut album by husband-and-wife singers Delaney & Bonnie, released on the Stax label .

Al Jackson Jr. – drums

Hip Hug-Her

Fifth studio album by the Southern soul band Booker T. & the M.G.'s, released on Stax Records in June 1967.

Fifth studio album by the Southern soul band Booker T. & the M.G.'s, released on Stax Records in June 1967.

1) "Hip Hug-Her" (Steve Cropper, Donald Dunn, Al Jackson Jr., Booker T. Jones) – 2:22

Will O' the Wisp (album)

Sixth studio album by Leon Russell.

Sixth studio album by Leon Russell.

Teddy Jack Eddy, Richard "Moon" Calhoun, Al Jackson Jr., Ambrose Adekoya Campbell, Jim Keltner, Carl Himmel – drums

Mavis Staples (album)

Debut solo studio by American rhythm and blues and gospel singer Mavis Staples.

Debut solo studio by American rhythm and blues and gospel singer Mavis Staples.

Al Jackson, Jr. - drums

Only for the Lonely

Second solo studio by American rhythm and blues and gospel singer Mavis Staples.

Second solo studio by American rhythm and blues and gospel singer Mavis Staples.

Al Jackson, Jr. - drums

Willie Mitchell in 1966

Willie Mitchell (musician)

American trumpeter, bandleader, soul, R&B, rock and roll, pop and funk record producer and arranger who ran Royal Studios in Memphis, Tennessee.

American trumpeter, bandleader, soul, R&B, rock and roll, pop and funk record producer and arranger who ran Royal Studios in Memphis, Tennessee.

Willie Mitchell in 1966
Mississippi Blues Trail marker dedicated to Mitchell in Ashland

Mitchell's productions have been much noted for featuring a hard-hitting bass drum sound (usually played by pioneering Memphis drummer Al Jackson, Jr. of Booker T. & the M.G.'s).

Soul Dressing

Second album by the Southern soul band Booker T. & the M.G.'s, released in 1965.

Second album by the Southern soul band Booker T. & the M.G.'s, released in 1965.

All songs written by Steve Cropper, Al Jackson Jr., Booker T. Jones, and Lewie Steinberg, unless noted