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Date of Birth 23 August 1951Durant, Mississippi, USA
Date of Death 31 August 2014Memphis, Tennessee, USA  (hemorrhagic brain stroke)
Birth NameJimmy Wayne Jamison
Nickname Jamo
Height 5' 8" (1.73 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Jimi Jamison was born on August 23, 1951 in Durant, Mississippi, USA as Jimmy Wayne Jamison. He is known for his work on Spy Game (2001), Baywatch (2017) and Baywatch (1989). He was married to Deborah and Brenda. He died on August 31, 2014 in Memphis, Tennessee, USA.

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Deborah (February 2007 - 31 August 2014) (his death) (2 children)
Brenda (? - ?) (divorced) (1 child)

Trivia (7)

Lead singer for the rock group Survivor.
He appeared in a TV commercial, along with his band Survivor, for Starbucks in 2004. It was a parody of their most famous song, "Eye of the Tiger".
Before joining Survivor, he released albums with the bands D Beaver, Target and Cobra.
Albums with Survivor: Vital Signs (1984), When Seconds Count (1986), Too Hot to Sleep (1988), Reach (2006) Solo albums: When Love Comes Down (1991), Empires (1999), Crossroads Moment (2008), Extra Moments (2010), Kimball/Jamison (2011), Never Too Late (2012).
He died of a hemorrhagic brain stroke with acute methamphetamine intoxication contributing at his home in Memphis, TN. He also had cardiovascular disease and narrowing of the arteries.
Jimi Jamison passed away only eight days after his 63rd birthday.
Children: Amy L. Jamison, James Michael Jamison and Lacy E. Jamison.

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