Poor Paul Jackson Jr. He may be the most famous face in the smooth jazz scene that no one’s heard before. He’s the guitarist who gets plenty of face time on American Idol, sometimes sharing the spotlight with soon-to-be-famous warblers. But that’s the way it is when you’ve been a first-call session player who has jammed with all the smooth heavyweights, not to mention with Whitney Houston and with Michael Jackson and Quincy Jones on one of the most famous and best-selling albums of all time, Thriller.
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