James Taylor is a pop, soft- and folk-rock musician, songwriter and singer. He was born on March 12, 1948 in Boston, USA. During his career James Taylor has released more than 20 albums, 13 of which were featured in the Billboard Top 10 in their time. In the late 60s Time magazine recognized James Taylor as the founder and leading proponent of the "singer/songwriter" trend in popular music. 33 years later he was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.