Eric Taylor may refer to: • Eric Taylor, British artist • Eric Taylor, American and Canadian football defensive tackle • Eric Taylor, English football manager • Eric Taylor, American singer and songwriter • Eric Taylor, Hollywood screenwriter • Eric Openshaw Taylor, British electrical engineer and scientific author • Eric Taylor, a character on Friday Night Lights • Eric Taylor, a.k.a. "Cosmo the God", a member of the hacker group UGNazi.
About Eric Taylor
Musician mostly known for his anecdotal songs that read like short stories.
He bought his first guitar for $2.50 when he was 13 years old. He once held a job delivering rental television sets.
His first breakthrough came in 1976 when three of his songs were featured on Through the Dark Nightly, a compilation of Houston songwriters.
His parents moved the family to South Carolina when he was six months old.
His songs were recorded by such artists as Lyle Lovett and Nanci Griffith.