Image of Tom Paxton from a YouTube video where he talks about his song Jimmy Newman

Tom Paxton, John Denver, Jimmy Newman

Image of Tom Paxton from a YouTube video where he talks about his song Jimmy Newman

Introducing Tom Paxton

Tom Paxton received the Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award in 2009 for a music career spanning over 50 years.

Since the early 1960s he has written some classic songs which you may have even sung in Primary School, such as The Marvellous Toy and Rambling Boy.