Lewis Taylor II (The ’59) #261

The ’59 2018 #261: 180918

Lewis Taylor II (2000)

Jem of Jemtunes, born in 1959, has now turned 59. So ‘The ’59’ celebrates 59 years of cracking tunes with a few albums from each year – 1959 through 2018. Currently we’re at year 42 – 2000.

Andrew Lewis Taylor was born and raised in Barnet, North London in the late 1960s. He started in the music business as a guitarist touring with the Edgar Broughton Band. Then, In 1986 he began performing as Sheriff Jack, releasing two albums – ‘Laugh Yourself Awake’ (1986) and ‘What Lovely Melodies!’ (1987).

As Lewis Taylor, he released his self-titled album in 1996, through Island Records, and ‘Lewis II‘ four years later in June 2000.