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The Soul Of Wilson Pickett

Wilson Pickett

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Album Review

Early, wicked sides cut after the ex-Falcon flew the coop to go solo. These tracks along with his pre-solo masterpiece "I Found a Love" secured a lucrative deal for Wilson with Atlantic Records. Contains early soul bleeders and pleaders "If You Need Me," "It's Too Late," and not as frequently heard ditties like "Robert's Monkey Beat," named after Satintones' Robert Bateman and Don Juan Mancha's "Down to My Last Heartbreak."


Born: 18 March 1941 in Prattville, AL

Genre: R&B/Soul

Years Active: '50s, '60s, '70s, '80s, '90s, '00s

Of the major '60s soul stars, Wilson Pickett was one of the roughest and sweatiest, working up some of the decade's hottest dancefloor grooves on hits like "In the Midnight Hour," "Land of 1000 Dances," "Mustang Sally," and "Funky Broadway." Although he tends to be held in somewhat lower esteem than more versatile talents like Otis Redding and Aretha Franklin, he is often a preferred alternative of fans who like their soul on the rawer side. He also did a good deal to establish...
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