iTunes

Opening the iTunes Store.If iTunes doesn’t open, click the iTunes icon in your Dock or on your Windows desktop.Progress Indicator
Opening the iBooks Store.If iBooks doesn't open, click the iBooks app in your Dock.Progress Indicator
iTunes

iTunes is the world's easiest way to organize and add to your digital media collection.

We are unable to find iTunes on your computer. To preview and buy music by [?], download iTunes now.

Do you already have iTunes? Click I Have iTunes to open it now.

I Have iTunes Free Download
iTunes for Mac + PC

Chuck Jackson & Maxine Brown

View in iTunes

To preview a song, mouse over the title and click Play. Open iTunes to buy and download music.

Biography

Chuck Jackson and Maxine Brown were both important, but ultimately second-division, soul stars in the 1960s. Most of the time they recorded as solo artists (see separate entries), but in the mid-'60s they teamed up for a couple of duet albums, as well as occasionally performing as a pair. Their cover of Chris Kenner's "Something You Got" was a Top Ten R&B hit in 1965, and a cover of Sam & Dave's "Hold On, I"m Coming" made the R&B Top 20 in 1967; they had a couple of other low-charting singles. Their records were pleasant but fairly lighweight New York pop/soul, dominated by covers and early material from the pens of Jo Armstead, Valerie Simpson, and Nick Ashford; they recorded a version of "Let's Go Get Stoned" before Ray Charles had a hit with it. Both Jackson and Brown are talented vocalists, but the best of their solo work outdistances their duet efforts by a significant margin. ~ Richie Unterberger