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Jun 29
Saturday, June 29
Sat • 9:00 PM
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Blues Alley
Washington, DC
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Jun 30
Sunday, June 30
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Blues Alley
Washington, DC
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All Bob James Events

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Jun 29
Saturday, June 29
Sat • 9:00 PM
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Blues Alley
Washington, DC
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Jun 30
Sunday, June 30
Sun • 7:00 PM
7:00 PM
Blues Alley
Washington, DC
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Jun 30
Sunday, June 30
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Blues Alley
Washington, DC
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Aug 17
Saturday, August 17
Sat • 5:00 AM
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Oct 10
Thursday, October 10
Thu • 7:30 PM
7:30 PM
Jimmy's Jazz & Blues Club
Portsmouth, NH
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Oct 11
Friday, October 11
Fri • 7:30 PM
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Jimmy's Jazz & Blues Club
Portsmouth, NH
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Buy Tickets to the Next Bob James Concert

Tickets to Bob James shows are available now right here at Event Tickets Center! Many of his shows have sold out elsewhere, but not here. Event Tickets Center has a limited number of tickets available for his next several shows. Prices start at $45, but can range all the way up to $674. So, you need to act fast before ticket prices rise. If you are on the fence about going to see Bob James live, we have conveniently laid out some of the most important information about him. Listen to some of his most popular music via the playlist below and read up on some of his background and biggest achievements. Find the event you want to attend in the event list below, so you can purchase your tickets to go see Bob James live!

Who is Bob James?

Bob James is a solo artist that has reached mid-level status across the Jazz, Smooth Jazz, and Children's Music categories. Bob James has released 39 live and studio albums and 24 singles on Spotify that string all the way back to Apr 1, 1963 with his debut album titled Bold Conceptions. His most recent album release was Jazz Hands on Sep 15, 2023.

Bob James' Popularity

Bob James' steady growth has led to an overall artist ranking of 26,919 on Spotify in the United States. He has become well known for his exciting shows and entertaining performances which has built a robust following. This is largely fueled by over 300,000 listeners and over 100,000 followers on Spotify, but he also reaches an additional over 6,000,000 listeners on Spotify through playlists. His top video on TikTok has over 2,000,000 views.There are also nearly 2,000 posts on Tik Tok with Bob James' tracks featured on them. Bob James is most listened to in Los Angeles in the United States.When you attend your next Bob James show, it will be easy to see why he has built such a large following.

Bob James as an Artist

You likely recognize Bob James by his top tracks which include "Maputo", "Angela (Theme From Taxi)", and "Since I Fell For You (feat. Al Jarreau)". You might also listen to Bob James due to his earliest albums such as Bold Conceptions, Explosions, and All Around The Town, but you may have heard of him from similar artists such as Earl Klugh, Fourplay, and Lee Ritenour.

Bob James' RIAA Awards

Bob James has reached the pinnacle of any artist's career by earning an RIAA award. His top award came on Dec 22, 1980 for his album Touchdown. He received a Gold award for the album. In total, Bob James has one Gold album. As such a well renowned artist, you can be certain that Bob James's shows are going to be unforgettable thanks to his decorated music library.

Bob James Discography

AlbumRelease DateAlbum Type
Bold ConceptionsApr 1, 1963Album
ExplosionsMay 9, 1965Album
OneJun 3, 1974Single
TwoJan 1, 1975Single
ThreeSep 2, 1976Single
BJ4Feb 24, 1977Single
TouchdownJul 20, 1977Single
HeadsOct 14, 1977Single
One On OneJan 1, 1979Single
Lucky SevenJan 1, 1979Single
HMar 7, 1980Single
All Around The TownJan 1, 1981Album
Sign Of The TimesOct 15, 1981Single
Two Of A KindJan 1, 1982Album
Hands DownAug 15, 1982Single
FoxieJan 1, 1983Single
The Genie: Themes & Variations From The TV SeriesFeb 4, 1983Album
The SwanJan 1, 1984Single
12Mar 1, 1984Album
ObsessionJan 1, 1986Album
Double VisionMay 13, 1986Album
Ivory CoastAug 8, 1988Single
Grand Piano CanyonJun 27, 1990Album
CoolJan 1, 1992Album
RestlessMar 8, 1994Album
HapgoodDec 4, 1994Album
Flesh And BloodMar 14, 1995Album
Straight UpMay 28, 1996Album
Playin' HookySep 16, 1997Album
Joy RideAug 24, 1999Album
Dancing On The WaterFeb 13, 2001Album
Morning, Noon And NightJan 1, 2002Album
Take It From The TopFeb 24, 2004Album
Urban FlamingoFeb 21, 2006Album
Angels Of ShanghaiApr 10, 2007Album
Christmas EyesOct 14, 2008Album
BoteroDec 3, 2009Album
BoteroJan 26, 2010Album
Just Friends: The Hamilton Hall SessionsMar 15, 2011Album
Altair & VegaSep 27, 2011Album
Quartette HumaineMay 20, 2013Album
Storm WarningOct 15, 2013Album
Alone, Kaleidoscope By Solo PianoOct 15, 2013Album
Live at Milliken AuditoriumFeb 28, 2015Album
Oliver's BagAug 14, 2015Single
Crazy (feat. Vince Gill)Aug 28, 2015Single
The New CoolSep 18, 2015Album
In the Chapel in the MoonlightApr 11, 2017Album
SubmarineJul 13, 2018Single
BulgogiAug 17, 2018Single
EspressoAug 31, 2018Album
Joined At The Hip (2019 Remastered)Dec 13, 2019Album
Once Upon A Time: The Lost 1965 New York Studio SessionsSep 4, 2020Album
On VacationOct 30, 2020Album
Feel Like Making Love / Night CrawlerOct 1, 2021Single
Rocket ManOct 22, 2021Single
Feel Like Making LIVE!Jan 28, 2022Album
See Ya (Broken Break)Apr 15, 2022Single
Atsuko's ArcadeApr 29, 2022Single
2080May 11, 2022Album
The Secret DrawerAug 4, 2023Single
Jazz Hands (feat. CeeLo Green)Sep 1, 2023Single
Jazz HandsSep 15, 2023Album

Bob James Top Tracks

TrackAlbumRelease Date
"Angela (Theme From Taxi)"TouchdownJul 20, 1977
"Feel Like Making Love"OneJun 3, 1974
"It's You - 2019 Remastered"Double Vision (2019 Remastered)May 13, 1986
"Maputo"Double VisionMay 13, 1986
"More Than Friends - 2019 Remastered"Double Vision (2019 Remastered)May 13, 1986
"Nautilus"OneJun 3, 1974
"Save Your Love for Me"On VacationOct 30, 2020
"Since I Fell For You (feat. Al Jarreau)"Double VisionMay 13, 1986
"That Bop"Jazz HandsSep 15, 2023
"Touchdown"TouchdownJul 20, 1977

Bob James RIAA Awards

AlbumAwardDate
TouchdownGoldDec 22, 1980

Similar Artists to Bob James

ArtistGenreSpotify Followers
Earl KlughJazz183,335
Lee RitenourJazz168,469
David SanbornJazz164,534
FourplayJazz177,986
Spyro GyraJazz159,421
David BenoitJazz107,169
Joe SampleJazz128,024
Larry CarltonJazz123,681
The CrusadersJazz122,318
Jeff LorberJazz79,616

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