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Jack Johnson (Children's)

Before Jack Johnson became the 21st century kingpin of beachside pop/rock, he was a champion surfer on the professional circuit. The sport was second nature to the Hawaiian native, who began chasing waves as a toddler and, by the age of 17, had become an outstanding athlete on the Banzai Pipeline. However, Johnson was also testing other creative outlets -- specifically film and music -- and a serious surfing accident during his first professional competition convinced him to devote more time to those landlocked hobbies. After studying cinematography in college, he turned his full attention to music, writing breezy pop songs punctuated by an unassuming voice and a mellow, beach-bum demeanor. The combination proved to be particularly commercial, as Johnson's first five major-label albums all climbed to platinum status.

While studying film at the University of California in Santa Barbara, Johnson partnered with friends Chris Malloy and Emmett Malloy to produced a surfing documentary entitled Thicker Than Water. Although the project spotlighted Johnson's talent as a director, it also showcased his flair for songwriting, and the accompanying soundtrack featured several of his own tunes. Thicker Than Water was deemed 2000's Video of the Year by Surfer magazine and paved the way for a second surf flick, The September Sessions. Meanwhile, Johnson began receiving similar notice for his songs, one of which was covered by G. Love & Special Sauce on the band's 1999 album, Philadelphonic. Shortly thereafter, Johnson's demo material piqued the interest of J.P. Plunier, a French producer who had helped launch Ben Harper's career several years prior.

With Plunier's help, Johnson recorded and released Brushfire Fairytales in 2001. The debut album featured a cameo by Ben Harper, thus sparking a friendship between the two musicians. Moreover, its casually spun folk songs attracted an audience that stretched far beyond Johnson's own surfing community, and Brushfire Fairytales went platinum as a result. After touring throughout the early half of 2002, he returned to the studio and issued On and On one year later. Despite its musical similarity to Brushfire Fairytales, On and On found Johnson delving into social commentary, resulting in a number of songs that paired worldly, insightful lyrics with a sunny surf vibe.

Jack Johnson toured heavily in support of his growing catalog, taking frequent breaks to surf and spend time with his family. When it came time to return to the studio, he resumed his partnership with Mario Caldato, Jr., the same producer who had helmed On and On, and decamped to Mango Trees Studio in Hawaii. In Between Dreams was released in 2005, sporting a mango tree on the album's cover (in tribute to the studio) while offering a familiar mix of tropical songwriting and conscious commentary. The album peaked at number two, Johnson's highest chart position to date in America, and sold more than two million copies stateside. Oddly enough, it was Johnson's next project, the kids-oriented Sing-A-Longs and Lullabies for the Film Curious George, that finally sent him to the top of the charts. The soundtrack debuted at number one in February 2006, selling 149,000 copies during its first week and making Curious George the first animated film since Pocahontas to have a chart-topping soundtrack. Like the four albums before it, it climbed to platinum status.

Despite such continued success, however, Johnson was dealt a sharp blow in 2007, when his cousin Danny Riley succumbed to brain cancer. That death, coupled with the decision to record outside of Hawaii's familiar environment, lent a moody ambience to Johnson's next record, 2008's Sleep Through the Static. Nonetheless, the bulk of the album retained a warm, sand-scrubbed feel, and Sleep Through the Static went platinum within five weeks. Johnson traveled throughout Europe that summer, playing some of his largest shows to date, and the resulting footage was captured for the 2009 CD/DVD release En Concert. Johnson released his fifth studio album, To the Sea, in June 2010. Covering a nine-year span, the Jack Johnson & Friends: The Best of Kokua Festival compilation appeared in 2012 and featured performances from Johnson's benefit concert for the nonprofit, environmental education organization the Kokua Hawaii Foundation. Johnson returned to his Mango Tree studio with Mario Caldato, Jr. -- who produced his 2005 release In Between Dreams -- to record his sixth studio album, From Here to Now to You. The album, which was released in September 2013, was preceded by the single "I Got You." ~ Andrew Leahey, Rovi
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Track List: Sing-A-Longs & Lullabies For The Film Curious George

1. Upside Down

2. Broken

3. People Watching

4. Wrong Turn

5. Talk Of The Town

6. Jungle Gym (Feat. G.Love)

7. We're Going To Be Friends

8. Sharing Song

9. The 3 R's

10. Lullaby (Feat. Matt Costa)

11. With My Own Two Hands (Feat. Ben Harper)

12. Questions

13. Supposed To Be

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DONT READ THIS! YOU WILL BE KISSED ON THE NEAREST Friday by the love of your life. Tomorrow will be your best day of your life. Now that you've been reading this don't stop. If you read this and ignore it you will have bad luck. Post this on 15 other songs in 143 minutes. When your done press the space bar and your crushes name will appear. It's freaky cause it's actually works.
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dear pandora no adds please thank you
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wow jack johnson is great
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jackie_hello k i t t y 1
JJ for life
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rosette_bari a s
I watch curious George at pbs kids but it was pretty I love it but I am not sure there was a monkey in the city
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Don't read this because it actually works. You will be kissed on the nearest Friday by the love of your life. However, if you do not post this, you will die in two days. Now you've started reading this, don't stop; this is so scary. Put this on at least 5 songs in 143 minutes. You will press f6 and your lover's name will appear on the screen in big letters. This is so scary but it actually works.
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I hate you edscience123 4 !
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Pleas stop your making cry.
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One of the best
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paulietaho0
Win win
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This is the best!!!!!!!
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Hahaha he likes kids
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JJ 4 life
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andelins
I LOVE HIM!!!!
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Nice and cool songs
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Love Jack Johnson
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I love Jack Johnson's music. The messages are very uplifting & inspirationa l !
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zgschuster
Fined
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A b c please
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This freaked me out this isn't fake apparently if you copy and paste this on 10 different comments you will either get kissed or asked out. If you break the chain you will see a dead girl in your room tonight. In the 53 minutes someone will say I love you or I'm sorry
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Kiss your finger 5 times and post on 2 other songs and a blue or pink ipod will be under ur pillow
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Kiss your left hand
Say your crushes name
Close your hand
Pick a school day
Post this on 5 songs
The boy or girl will ask you out

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cmichaud127
I took my daughter to this movie when she was young. She's a teenager now but this is our song to each other. This song has a lot of meaning to me. This is my ringtone for her on my cell phone. She's my little woman child.
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Sometimes I look at the comments and think, why. Why do I even leave comments. It doesn't matter. I could be doing real stuff. Not leaving comments on pandora.*cri e s over pathetic life*
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baker_marge
Sorry lizneaves.. I read it and guess what.. I am still alive...
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Love... Live, laugh...
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tnrfarley3
Love you
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martha.summe r s
Very kid-friendly artist :)
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birdygirl73
❤️ so pretty!
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I'd like to hear Jack Johnson play a new Winnie-the-P o o h song that he will write(with permission from Disney/and A.A. Milne Family). Pretty Please Jack Johnson?
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jillallaire
I sometimes see it on...well you know that Monkey on the cartune and it's for kid's that is what I mean.
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lizneaves
Don't read this because it actually works. You will be kissed on the nearest Friday by the love of your life. However, if you don't post this you will get in two days( u won't die). You started reading this so don't stop. Post this on at least 5 other songs in the next 143 min. When your done press f6 and your loves name will appear. This is so scary it actually works!
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actcent4
Jcalderondia z . 2 1 same here!
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actcent4
I love upside down!
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Ok
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Dad and mom
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very cool
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rosette_bari a s
Stop , I don't have a monkey but family movie night,s , you can't exsplane this
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arod8291
I love this song
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btw LOVE tis song
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ymlarson either post something on this song or don't post because its annoying
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ymlarson4
Don't read this because it actually works. You will be kissed on the nearest Friday by the love of your life. However, if you don't post this you will get in two days( u won't die). You started reading this so don't stop. Post this on at least 5 other songs in the next 143 min. When your done press f6 and your loves name will appear. This is so scary it actually works!
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I love this song
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Jack John's pretty good I like him but I don't love him I like him he's good
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Omg I love you
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jcalderondia z . 2 1
I love this song my teacher showed us this
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Iphone iphone iphone iphone iphone blue ALL OF ME A THOUSAND YEARS
Wreck butt let it go HALLELUJAH I LOOKED UNDR MY PILLOW NOW WHAT? ?????











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kcclark665
1. Kiss your left hand
2. Say your crushes name
3. Close your hand
4. Pick a day
5. Say your name
6. Post this on 15 other songs and on the day you choose your crush will ask you out. My crush is one direction
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k tomorrow
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