Randy Jackson

Courtesy of Mark Bass Courtesy of Mark Bass

Courtesy of Mark Bass

“Yo! Check it out, dawg! I’m just keepin’ it real.”

Previous to his American Idol fame, Randall Darius Jackson was an in-demand, first-call LA session bassist whose body of work encompasses every genre of pop music.

Randy’s laudable, genre traversing career spans stage and studio work with Jean Luc-Ponty, Aretha Franklin, Bob Dylan, Journey, Whitney Houston, Herbie Hancock, Bruce Springsteen, Mary J. Blige, and Billy Cobham to cite a select few. 

Dig Randy with Whitney Houston “I Wanna Dance with Somebody” https://youtu.be/eH3giaIzONA

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Dig Randy with Jean Luc-Ponty “Demagomania” https://youtu.be/CQ2_lAMJBnA 

Dig Randy with Bruce Springsteen: https://youtu.be/mdELzYFKS18 

A songwriter, Grammy Award winning producer, philanthropist, music industry executive, entrepreneur, author, radio host, educator, and recording artist – Randy Jackson’s place in the top echelon of master groove bass players and improvisers is absolute, despite the fact that most folks know him as a TV personality!