Jimi Hendrix (November 27, 1942 - September 18, 1970) was an American musician, singer, & songwriter. Despite a relatively brief musical career spanning only 4 years, he is widely regarded as one of the greatest & most influential electric guitarist of all time. He & his band were inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 1992. His 3 albums all appear in Rolling Stone's 100 Greatest Albums of all Time. See: The Jimi Hendrix Experience.
James Marshall "Jimi" Hendrix (born Johnny Allen Hendrix; November 27, 1942 – September 18, 1970) was an American musician, singer and songwriter. Despite a limited mainstream exposure of four years, he is widely considered one of the most influential electric guitarists in the history of popular music and one of the most celebrated musicians of the 20th century.