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The Talented Jim Stafford

The Talented Jim Stafford

Jim Stafford

James Wayne Stafford (born January 16, 1944) is an American comedian, musician, and singer-songwriter. While prominent in the 1970s for his records “Spiders & Snakes”, “Swamp Witch”, “Under The Scotsman’s Kilt”, “My Girl Bill”, and “Wildwood Weed”, Stafford has headlined at his own theater in Branson, Missouri, since 1990. Stafford is self-taught on guitar, fiddle, piano, banjo, organ and harmonica.

Jim Stafford


Stafford in 1975
Background information
Birth name James Wayne Stafford
Born January 16, 1944 (age 73)
Origin Winter Haven, Florida, U.S.
Genres Country, pop
Occupations Singer-songwriter, comedian, musician
Instruments Vocals, various instruments
Years active 1974–present
Website Jim Stafford Theatre

Early years

Stafford was raised in Wint...

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