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J Records Artists: Alicia Keys, Eddie Vedder, Pearl Jam, Leona Lewis, Monica, Fantasia Barrino, Luther Vandross, Mario, Flyleaf, Tyrese G Books LLC

J Records Artists: Alicia Keys, Eddie Vedder, Pearl Jam, Leona Lewis, Monica, Fantasia Barrino, Luther Vandross, Mario, Flyleaf, Tyrese G

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Published August 14th 2011
ISBN : 9781155210766
Paperback
46 pages
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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 45. Chapters: Alicia Keys, Eddie Vedder, Pearl Jam, Leona Lewis, Monica, Fantasia Barrino, Luther Vandross, Mario,MorePlease note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 45. Chapters: Alicia Keys, Eddie Vedder, Pearl Jam, Leona Lewis, Monica, Fantasia Barrino, Luther Vandross, Mario, Flyleaf, Tyrese Gibson, Mike Posner, Deborah Cox, Hurricane Chris, Daniel Merriweather, Cassidy, Paula DeAnda, Soil, Emily King, List of artists signed to J Records. Excerpt: Pearl Jam is an American rock band that formed in Seattle, Washington, in 1990. Since its inception, the bands line-up has included Eddie Vedder (lead vocals, guitar), Jeff Ament (bass guitar), Stone Gossard (rhythm guitar), and Mike McCready (lead guitar). The bands current drummer is Matt Cameron, also of Soundgarden, who has been with the band since 1998. Formed after the demise of Ament and Gossards previous band, Mother Love Bone, Pearl Jam broke into the mainstream with its debut album, Ten. One of the key bands of the grunge movement in the early 1990s, Pearl Jam was criticized early on as being a corporate cash-in on the alternative rock explosion. However, over the course of the bands career its members became noted for their refusal to adhere to traditional music industry practices, including refusing to make music videos and engaging in a much-publicised boycott of Ticketmaster. In 2006, Rolling Stone described the band as having spent much of the past decade deliberately tearing apart their own fame. Since its inception, the band has sold over 30 million records in the U.S., and an estimated 60 million worldwide. Pearl Jam has outlasted many of its contemporaries from the alternative rock breakthrough of the early 1990s, and is considered one of the most influential bands of the decade. Allmusic refers to Pearl Jam as the most popular American rock & roll band of the 90s. Stone Gossard and Jeff Ament were members of pioneering grunge band Green River during the mid-1980s. Green River toured and recorded to moderate success b...