Wilson Pickett

Wilson Pickett



Wilson Pickett (March 18, 1941 – January 19, 2006) was an American R&B, soul and rock and roll singer and songwriter.

A major figure in the development of American soul music, Pickett recorded over 50 songs which made the US R&B charts, many of which crossed over to the Billboard Hot 100. Among his best-known hits are "In the Midnight Hour" (which he co-wrote), "Land of 1,000 Dances", "Mustang Sally", and "Funky Broadway".[2]

Pickett was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1991, in recognition of his impact on songwriting and recording.[3]



In the Midnight Hour
The Exciting Wilson Pickett
The Exciting Wilson Pickett, released in 1966, was the third album by R&B and soul singer Wilson Pickett.
Right On
Right On is the tenth studio album release by R&B and soul singer Wilson Pickett released in 1970.
The Sound of Wilson Pickett
The Sound of Wilson Pickett is the sixth studio album by Wilson Pickett released in 1967.

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