Jesse Powell

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Jesse Powell
BornSeptember 12th 1971 [1]
Gary, Indiana, United States[1]
GenresR&B, soul, blues
Occupation(s)Singer
Years active1993–present
LabelsMCA (1996–2003)
Riviera/Liquid 8 (2003-present)
 
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This article is about the American singer. For the singer's eponymous album, see Jesse Powell (album). For the American football player of the same name, see Jesse Powell (American football).
Jesse Powell
BornSeptember 12th 1971 [1]
Gary, Indiana, United States[1]
GenresR&B, soul, blues
Occupation(s)Singer
Years active1993–present
LabelsMCA (1996–2003)
Riviera/Liquid 8 (2003-present)

Jesse Powell is a Grammy-nominated American R&B/soul songwriter-singer. Discovered by Louil Silas, Jr, he is best known for his hit "You," which peaked at #2 R&B and #10 Pop. Powell has released 4 studio albums to date (Jesse Powell, Bout It, JP, Jesse). His sisters, Trina & Tamara Powell are also singers as well, and have released one album to date. Powell is credited with a four octave vocal range.[2]

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

YearAlbumPeak chart positions[3]Certification
U.S.
200
U.S.
R&B
U.S.
Heatseekers
1996Jesse Powell3532
1998'Bout It63151US: Gold[4]
2001JP7118
2003Jesse85

Singles[edit]

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YearSongPeak chart positions[3]Album
U.S.
Hot 100
U.S.
R&B
U.S.
Rhythmic
1996"All I Need"32Jesse Powell
"Gloria"51
"I Like It"
1998"I Wasn't with It"8525'Bout It
1999"You"10227
"'Bout It, 'Bout It"
2000"If I"58JP
2001"Something in the Past"67
"I'm Leaving"
2003"By the Way"99Jesse
"Touching It Tonight"

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Lytle, Craig. "Jesse Powell - Biography - AllMusic". AllMusic. Retrieved July 28, 2014. 
  2. ^ Henderson, Alex. "Review: JP". AMG. Retrieved 18 May 2010. 
  3. ^ a b "Jesse Powell - Awards - AllMusic". AllMusic. Retrieved June 24, 2014. 
  4. ^ "RIAA - Gold & Platinum Searchable Database - July 28, 2014". RIAA. Retrieved July 28, 2014. 
  5. ^ "Jesse Powell Discography at Discogs". Discogs. Retrieved July 28, 2014.