Friday, March 16, 2012

dslr // march twelve // jackie wilson | lonely teardrops | live

jackie wilson (born detroit, michigan, 1934) is credited as one of the first artists to manage the jump from r&b to pop, paving the way for future black performers. "lonely teardrops" released in 1958, was his greatest radio success and in 1987, he was indicted into the rock and roll hall of fame, three years after his death. gj. he also had a good (read: dynamic multi-octave tenor) voice, like ke$ha.