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Jesse Winchester (I) (1944–2014)

Jesse Winchester was born on May 17, 1944 in Bossier City, Louisiana, USA as James Ridout Winchester. He was married to Cindy, Cindy Winchester and Leslie. He died on April 11, 2014 in Charlottesville, Virginia, USA. See full bio »

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The Wire Soundtrack
Paper Boy Composer


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 2013 Nashville (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- A Picture from Life's Other Side (2013) ... (writer: "A Showman's Life" - uncredited)
 2013 One Hit Wonderland (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- It's Raining Men (2013) ... (writer: "Well-a-Wiggy")
 2011 The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (writer: "Electrosexual" - as James Winchester)
 2010 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #18.93 (2010) ... (writer: "Isn't That So" - uncredited)
  The Wire (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2002) (writer - 1 episode, 2002)
- Sentencing (2002) ... (performer: "Step by Step") / (writer: "Step by Step")
 1996 For My Daughter's Honor (TV Movie) (writer: "O What a Thrill")
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 1985 The Weather Girls: Well-A-Wiggy (Video short)
 1971 Paper Boy (Short)
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 1977 The Mike Douglas Show (TV Series)
Himself - Singer / Songwriter
- Episode #16.190 (1977) ... Himself - Singer / Songwriter
 1977 The Midnight Special (TV Series)
- Episode #5.23 (1977) ... Himself
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 2015 The 57th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special)
Himself - In Memoriam

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Album: "Learn to Love It" (Bearsville Records). See more »

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Nominated 'Best Country Male Vocalist' at the Juno Awards in 1990. See more »

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