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Wanda Jackson
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Vocalist
    (October 20, 1937- )
    Born in Maud, Oklahoma
    Rockabilly/country/gospel singer
    Recorded the singles 'I Gotta Know,' 'Fujiyama Mama,' 'Let's Have a Party,' 'Right or Wrong,' 'In the Middle of a Heartache,' 'Tears Will Be the Chaser for Your Wine,' 'My Big Iron Skillet' and 'Fancy Satin Pillows'
    Known as the Queen of Rockabilly
    Inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as an early influence (2009)
    Her biggest pop hit, 'Let's Have a Party,' was an LP track that was not released as a single until two years later.
    She met her husband bowling.
    She became a born-again Christian.
    She was nominated for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame twice as a performer without success before being inducted as an 'early influence.'
    She was discovered at age fifteen after winning a high school talent show.
    She toured with and dated Elvis Presley, who encouraged her to record rockabilly.
    She gave Buck Owens and Roy Clark their first breaks by hiring them for her backing band.
    Bruce Springsteen said, 'There's an authenticity in [her] voice that conjures up a world, a very distinctive time and place, that is so specifically American.'

Credit: C. Fishel


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