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Al Jackson Jr. (1934–1975)

Al Jackson Jr. was born on November 27, 1934 in Memphis, Tennessee, USA. He died on October 1, 1975 in Memphis. See full bio »

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Hellboy Soundtrack
(2004)
X-Men: First Class Soundtrack
(2011)
Rush Hour Soundtrack
(1998)
Pulp Fiction Soundtrack
(1994)

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 2018 If Beale Street Could Talk (writer: "Hole in the Wall")
 2015-2018 Britain's Got More Talent (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #12.3 (2018) ... (writer: "Soul Limbo" - uncredited)
- Episode #9.4 (2015) ... (writer: "Soul Limbo" - uncredited)
 2018 Nunca es tarde (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 11 April 2018 (2018) ... (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
 2018 Caught (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Like Old Times (2018) ... (writer: "Green Onions" - uncredited)
 2018 Monsters and Men (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
 2017 The Deuce (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- What Kind of Bad? (2017) ... (writer: "Melting Pot")
  The Vietnam War (TV Mini-Series documentary) (lyrics - 2 episodes, 2017) (music - 2 episodes, 2017)
- The History of the World (April 1969-May 1970) (2017) ... (lyrics: "Time is Tight") / (music: "Time is Tight")
- This Is What We Do (July-December 1967) (2017) ... (lyrics: "Green Onions", "Soul Dressing") / (music: "Green Onions", "Soul Dressing")
 2017 Detroit (writer: "Hip Hug Her")
 2017 Wimbledon (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- 2017: Day 6, Part 2 (2017) ... (writer: "Red Beans and Rice" - uncredited)
 2017 Twin Peaks (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Part 7 (2017) ... (writer: "Green Onions")
 2017 Lip Sync Battle (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Tony Gonzalez Vs. Ray Lewis (2017) ... (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
 2016 Carnage Park (writer: "Poo Yai Lee", "Green Onions")
 2015/I Legend (writer: "Green Onions" - as Al Jackson)
 2015 Aquarius (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Never Say Never to Always (2015) ... (writer: "Green Onions")
 2015 Hawaii Five-0 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Pono Kaulike (2015) ... (writer: "Let's Stay Together" - uncredited)
 2015 Top of the Pops: The Story of 1980 (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Green Onions")
 2014 The Leftovers (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2014) ... (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
 2014 Take Me to the River (Documentary) (writer: "Green Onions", "Time Is Tight")
 2014 Obscurity (Short) (writer: "Green Onions")
 2014 One Hit Wonderland (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Walking in Memphis by Marc Cohn (2014) ... (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
 2013 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #21.77 (2013) ... (writer: "Let's Stay Together" - uncredited)
 2012 Scandal (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Other Woman (2012) ... (writer: "Green Onions" - uncredited)
 2012 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Seth MacFarlane/Frank Ocean (2012) ... (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
 2012 Something in the Air (writer: "Green Onions")
 2012 Argo (writer: "Hip Hug-Her")
 2012 Hope Springs (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
 2012 Madea's Witness Protection (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
 2012 Duets (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Party Songs (2012) ... (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
 2012 Fringe (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Everything in Its Right Place (2012) ... (writer: "Green Onions" - uncredited)
 2011 Being Erica (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Please, Please Tell Me Now (2011) ... (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
 2011 The Big Bang Theory (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Russian Rocket Reaction (2011) ... (writer: "Let's Stay Together" - uncredited)
 2011 Footloose (writer: "Fuquawi")
 2011 X-Men: First Class (writer: "Green Onions")
 2011 Parks and Recreation (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Road Trip (2011) ... (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
 2011 If Not Us, Who? (writer: "Green Onions")
 2011 Bobby Fischer Against the World (Documentary) (writer: "Green Onions")
 2009 A Single Man (writer: "Green Onions" (1962))
 2003-2009 Cold Case (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- November 22 (2009) ... (writer: "Green Onions")
- The Runner (2003) ... (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
 2009 American Dad! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Bar Mitzvah Hustle (2009) ... (writer: "Green Onions")
 2008 Soul Men (writer: "Soul Dressing")
 2008 Flash of Genius (writer: "Green Onions")
 2008 Be Kind Rewind (writer: "Sunny Monday")
 2008 Crips and Bloods: Made in America (Documentary) (writer: "Plum Nellie")
 2007 Skate. (Video Game) (writer: "Green Onions")
 2007 Paul Rodgers: Live in Glasgow (Video documentary) (writer: "The Hunter")
 2007 Supernatural (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Folsom Prison Blues (2007) ... (writer: "Green Onions")
 2007 Talk to Me (writer: "Hip Hug-Her", "Time Is Tight", "Call Me (Come Back Home)")
 2007 Karaoke Revolution Presents: American Idol (Video Game) ("Let's Stay Together")
 2006 Ramsay's Kitchen Nightmares (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Momma Cherri's Soul Food Shack Revisited (2006) ... (writer: "Green Onions" - uncredited)
 2003-2006 Canadian Idol (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Top 11 Guys Performances (2006) ... (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
- Love Is in the Air (2003) ... (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
 2006 Garfield 2 (writer: "Soul Limbo")
 2006 Glory Road (writer: "Green Onions")
 2005 Idols! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Liveshow #1 - Mijn Geboortejaar (2005) ... (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
 2005 Munich (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
 2005 Stranded in Canton (Documentary) (writer: "Night owl walk", "The Bo bitch")
 2002-2005 American Idol (TV Series) (writer - 7 episodes)
- Top 20 Performance Show: Part 1 (Guys) (2005) ... (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
- Episode #3.18 (2004) ... (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
- Wild Card Round 1 (2004) ... (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
- I Need Results, Not Excuses (2003) ... (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
- Wild! (2003) ... (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
 2004 Singapore Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Spectacular Show 6 - R&B Hits (2004) ... (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
 2004 Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (Video Game) (writer: "Green Onions" - uncredited)
 2004 Hellboy (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
 2004 Jersey Girl (writer: "Lets Stay Together")
 2003 Love Don't Cost a Thing (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
  S.P.U.N.G (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2003) (music - 1 episode, 2003)
- Jag nöjer mig inte med vad som helst (2003) ... (lyrics: "Let's Stay Together") / (music: "Let's Stay Together")
 2003 The Blues (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Red, White and Blues (2003) ... (writer: "Green Onions")
 2003 Crime Spree (writer: "Can't Be Still")
 2003 How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days ("Let's Stay Together")
 2003 Star Search (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The One with Guest Judge Jack Osbourne (2003) ... (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
 2002 Wild West (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Swingers (2002) ... (writer: "Green Onions")
 1999-2002 The Sopranos (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Watching Too Much Television (2002) ... (writer: "Green Onions")
- Pilot (1999) ... (writer: "Can't Be Still" - uncredited)
 2002 Curb Your Enthusiasm (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Club Soda and Salt (2002) ... (writer: "You Ought to Be with Me" - uncredited)
 2002 Everwood (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2002) ... (writer: "Let's Stay Together" - uncredited)
 2002 Idols (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Grand Final (2002) ... (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
- Top 11: Movie Magic (2002) ... (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
 2002 Quentin Tarantino's Star Wars (Video short) (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
 2002 K-9: P.I. (Video) (writer: "Green Onions")
 2002 Only the Strong Survive (Documentary) (writer: "(I Feel Like) Breaking Up Somebody's Home" - as Al Jackson)
 2001 On the Line (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
 2001 Desaliñada (Short) (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
 2001 Mean People Suck (Short) (writer: "Let's Stay Together" - as Al Jackson)
 2001 Blow (writer: "Be My Lady")
 2001 Scratch (Documentary) (writer: "Melting Pot")
 2000 Third Watch (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- After Hours (2000) ... (writer: "Green Onions")
 2000 The Ladies Man ("Let's Stay Together")
 2000 Wild About Harry (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
 2000 Best (writer: "Green Onions")
 2000/I Committed (writer: "Look What You Done for Me" - as A. Jackson)
 2000 Down to You (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
 1999 Jesus' Son (writer: "Soul Dressing")
 1999 Mickey Blue Eyes (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
 1999 Homicide: Life on the Street (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Bones of Contention (1999) ... (writer: "Green Onions" - uncredited)
 1998 Stepmom (writer: "Green Onions")
 1998 Marriages (writer: "Green Onions")
 1998 Rush Hour (writer: "Hip Hug-Her")
 1998 Safe Men (writer: "Hole in the Wall" - as Al Jackson)
 1998 Maximum Bob (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Pilot (1998) ... (writer: "Green Onions" - uncredited)
 1998 Stars in Their Eyes (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Live Grand Final 1998 (1998) ... (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
- Episode #9.4 (1998) ... (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
 1998 Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (writer: "Time Is Tight" - as Al Jackson)
 1998 Ride (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
 1998 The Big Lebowski (writer: "Behave Yourself")
 1998 Blues Brothers 2000 (writer: "Green Onions")
 1997 Digging to China (writer: "Green Onions")
 1997 Plump Fiction (writer: "Soul Dressing")
 1997 Love Jones (writer: "You Ought to Be with Me" - as Al Jackson)
 1996 Sling Blade (writer: "Soul Dressing")
 1996 Striptease (writer: "Green Onions")
 1996 Hollow Reed (writer: "Soul Limbo" - as Al Jackson)
 1996 Faithful (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
 1996 TFI Friday (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1996) ... (writer: "Soul Limbo" - uncredited)
 1996 Happy Gilmore (writer: "Green Onions")
 1995 Get Shorty (writer: "Green Onions", "Aw Mercy", "Can't Be Still")
 1995 Higher Learning (writer: "LET'S STAY TOGETHER")
 1995 Houseguest (writer: "Green Onions")
 1994 Baseball (TV Mini-Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- A Whole New Ballgame (1994) ... (writer: "Green Onions", "Slim Jenkins' Joint")
 1994 Andre (writer: "Green Onions" - as Al Jackson, Jr.)
 1994 Pulp Fiction (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
 1994 Above the Rim (writer: "I'm Still in Love with You")
 1994 Blue Chips (as Al Jackson, "Let's Stay Together")
 1993 Judgment Night (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
 1993 Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story (writer: "Green Onions")
 1993 The Sandlot (writer: "Green Onions" - as Al Jackson, Jr.)
 1993 Quantum Leap (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Goodbye Norma Jean - April 4, 1960 (1993) ... (writer: "Green Onions" - uncredited)
 1992 Peter's Friends (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
 1992 Heartbeat (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Old, New, Borrowed, Blue (1992) ... (writer: "Green Onions")
 1991 For the Boys (writer: "Green Onions")
 1990 Rampe & Naukkis - Kaikkien aikojen superpari (arranger: "Green Onions") / (writer: "Green Onions")
 1990 Opportunity Knocks (writer: "Let's Stay Together" - as Al Jackson)
 1988 Twins (writer: "GREEN ONIONS")
 1988 The Great Outdoors (writer: "Hip Hug-Her")
 1988 Freedomfest: Nelson Mandela's 70th Birthday Celebratation (TV Special documentary) (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
 1988 A Night in the Life of Jimmy Reardon (writer: "GREEN ONIONS")
 1987 Barfly ("Hip Hug-Her")
 1987 White of the Eye (writer: "Slim Jenkins Joint")
 1985 The Best of John Belushi (Video) (writer: "Green Onions")
 1985 Miami Vice (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Nobody Lives Forever (1985) ... (writer: "Green Onions" - uncredited)
 1985 Tuff Turf (writer: "GREEN ONIONS")
 1984 The Flamingo Kid (writer: "Green Onions")
 1983 Cap d'any a TV3 (TV Movie) (writer: "Let's Stay Together")
 1981 WKRP in Cincinnati (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Secrets of Dayton Heights (1981) ... (writer: "Green Onions" - uncredited)
 1980 Getting Wasted (writer: "Hip Hug-Her")
 1980 The Blues Brothers (writer: "Time Is Tight" - uncredited)
 1980 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode dated 17 January 1980 (1980) ... (writer: "Green Onions")
- Episode dated 10 January 1980 (1980) ... (writer: "Green Onions")
 1979 Quadrophenia (writer: "Green Onions")
 1978 Things We Did Last Summer (TV Movie) (writer: "Green Onions")
 1978 Big Wednesday (writer: "Green Onions" - uncredited)
 1978 Ask the Family (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 9 January 1978 (1978) ... (writer: "Green Onions" - uncredited)
 1975 What's Behind the Groupies? (writer: "Green Onions" - uncredited)
 1973 American Graffiti (writer: "Green Onions")
 1971 Room for Rent (writer: "Green Onions" - uncredited)
 1970 Freeform (Documentary short) (writer: "The Hunter" - uncredited)
 1968 Uptight (writer: "Time Is Tight")
 1967 David Holzman's Diary (writer: "Green Onions")
 1965 Shindig! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.50 (1965) ... (writer: "Boot-Leg", "My Babe", "Big Train", "Green Onions")
 1965 Hollywood a Go Go (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.35 (1965) ... (writer: "Bootleg", "Green Onions")
 1938 BBC TV Cricket (TV Series) (writer: "Soul Limbo")
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