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(Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher and Higher
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Lonely Teardrops
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That's Why
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Doggin Around
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I'll Be Satisfied

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Jackie Wilson was one of the most important agents of black pop's transition from R&B into soul. In terms of vocal power (especially in the upper register), few could outdo him; he was also an electrifying on-stage showman. He was a consistent hitmaker from the mid-'50s through the early '70s, although never a crossover superstar. His reputation isn't quite on par with Ray Charles, James Brown, or Sam Cooke, however, because his records did not always reflect his artistic genius... Read more

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