Gary S Paxton is my lifelong friend, mentor and teacher. Over the course of decades, we have worked so well together creating music and helping people get into the music world! Gary's wife, Vicki Sue, has also been an inspiration to me.
"Jimmy Jack is a great artist, but is a GENIUS SONGWRITER."
Gary S. Paxton - Multi Grammy and Dove Award winner
Jimmy Jack has worked and studied with his friend and mentor, Multi-Grammy winner Gary S. Paxton since 1977. Though he has opened or performed with major artists such as Charlie Daniels and Willie Nelson, his first love is songwriting.
He has been a staff writer twice for The Comets and co-written several hits with them.
In March of 2007, Jimmy Jack was reunited and signed a publishing deal with his friend, Multi-Grammy winner Gary S. Paxton and partner business owner Gene Bicknell and Pax-Nell Publications.
The U.S. Emergency Chaplains Corps and artist, firefighter Frank Pizzaro FDNY, recorded and made a video of his song 'He's The Closest Thing To A Hero'. He also had many songs recorded through Pax-Nell Publications