Wilson Pickett Jnr

Real Name:
Wilson Pickett
American R&B/Soul singer born on March 18, 1941 in Prattville, Alabama. He died after a heart attack on January 19, 2006.
One of the most popular black singers of the '60s, Wilson Pickett helped introduce the aggressive style of rhythmic style of soul music. Aided immeasurably by the excellent studio bands backing him at the Stax Studios in Memphis, Tennessee, and The Fame Studio in Muscle Shoals Alabama, Pickett scored a series of R&B and pop hits on Atlantic Records between 1963 and 1972 that included "In the Midnight Hour," "Mustang Sally," and "Funky Broadway."

Inducted into Rock And Roll Hall of Fame in 1991 (Performer).
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Wilson Pickett - Treasure Isle Presents: Rock Steady - 40 Ground-Breaking Hits album art Various In The Midnight Hour (as Wilson Pickett Jnr) Various - Treasure Isle Presents: Rock Steady - 40 Ground-Breaking Hits (Comp) Treasure Isle, Spectrum Music (2), Universal UMC UK & Europe 2012 Sell This Version