Jackie Wilson

Jackie Wilson
Real name
Jack Leroy Wilson
June 9, 1934
January 21, 1984
United States
00033036620 2 works
00063707968 3 works
Rhythm and blues, soul and pop singer
Member of
Billy Ward and His Dominoes Lead vocalist (1953-1957)
Billy Davis Cousin
Levi Stubbs Cousin
Joe Stubbs Cousin


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Title Performer Release date Covered by
February 1963 (14 artists)
February 1958 The Royal Air Force Squadronaires and Todd Gordon
March 1960 (9 artists)
December 1961 (2 artists)
June 1968 (14 artists)
June 1959 (12 artists)
March 1958 Aretha Franklin
March 1958 Kat Baloun & Tomi Leino Trio
I've Lost You Jackie Wilson October 1967 Unverified
October 1958 (33 artists)
September 1957 (32 artists)
Sampled by Buchanan and Ancell
August 1964 (2 artists)
That's Why (I Love You So) Jackie Wilson 1958 Unverified
December 1960 Chuck Jackson
February 1958 (13 artists)
September 1966 (2 artists)

Covers by Jackie Wilson

Title Performer Release date Originally by
October 1963 (unknown), (unknown)
August 1962 (unknown), Alfred Drake, Doretta Morrow, Richard Kiley & Henry Calvin
February 1961 (unknown), Al Jolson with Orchestra directed by Morris Stoloff
August 1962 Cecil Fanning
February 1961 Al Jolson
June 1960 Buddy Johnson & His Orchestra
October 1968 Tyrone Davis
April 1962 Shirley Ross, Glen Gray and The Casa Loma Orchestra - Vocal Chorus by Kenneth Sargent
April 1962 Ambrose and His Orchestra
September 1957 Billy Murray and Haydn Qartet with Orchestra
February 1961 Al Jolson
1982 Sam Cooke
March 1968 Sam Cooke
April 1962 Billie Holiday
September 1961 Ruth Casey with Graham Prince Ensemble
1952 (unknown), Ernestine Schumann-Heink
October 1963 (unknown), (unknown)
July 1963 (unknown), Garner Bros.
October 1968 The Orioles - Sid Bass Orch.
July 1963 Fisk University Jubilee Singers
October 1969 The Beatles
July 1963 Morehouse College Quartette
February 1961 M.J. O'Connell
November 1968 Connie Haines
February 1968 Jerry Butler and The Impressions
March 1968 Dyke and The Blazers
September 1965 Hoagy Carmichael and His Orchestra
October 1963 Meister Glee Singers
July 1963 Rev. F. W. McGee
October 1969 Sam & Dave
April 1962 Bing Crosby
1982 The Weavers
April 1962 Ivie Anderson
April 1962 Morton Downey
April 1962 Cab Calloway & His Orchestra
October 1963 Bing Crosby
September 1961 Mary Ellis and Dennis King
October 1967 Don Gardner and Dee Dee Ford
March 1968 Aretha Franklin
October 1958 Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra
March 1968 Wilson Pickett
October 1963 (unknown), (unknown)
1977 Aretha Franklin
September 1965 Wynona Carr
March 1968 Stevie Wonder
July 1963 Harrod's Jubilee Singers
October 1963 (unknown), (unknown)
1977 Margie Joseph
February 1961 Al Jolson
October 1969 The Doors
August 1962 Kathryn Crawford, June Shafer, Ida Pearson and Stella Friend
November 1970 Otis Leaville
September 1961 The Jungle Band
December 1960 Fiorello Giraud
March 1968 The Temptations [US1]
September 1961 Bette McLaurin with "The Striders" & Eddie Wilcox Orch.
November 1971 Claude Fran├žois, Frank Sinatra
February 1961 Willie Howard
1977 Barry Mann
July 1963 The Tuskegee Institute Singers
March 1968 Bobbie Gentry
October 1963 Emily Laurey, (unknown)
July 1963 Haydn Quartet with Orchestra
October 1963 (unknown)
October 1968 Anthony Newley
October 1967 Darrell Banks
September 1965 Judy Garland
October 1968 Barbra Streisand
September 1965 Johnny Ace - Johnny Otis Orchestra
September 1965 Tony Bennett with Percy Faith and His Orchestra
March 1968 Otis Redding
February 1961 Al Jolson
May 1963 Faye Adams with The Joe Morris Orchestra
October 1963 Joseph Mohr, Franz Gruber, Haydn Quartet
October 1963 Bob Hope & Marilyn Maxwell
February 1961 Ruth Etting
1982 Ben E. King
April 1965 Hoagy Carmichael & His Pals, Bing Crosby
August 1962 (unknown), Louis Armstrong & His Savoy Ballroom Five
September 1961 Ethel Waters with Duke Ellington & His Orchestra
February 1961 Al Jolson
July 1963 Fisk University Jubilee Quartet
September 1961 Dick Farney - Orchestrated and conducted by Paul Baron
October 1969 Vaughn Monroe and His Orchestra
March 1959 Del Vikings
October 1963 Tally-Ho!
October 1969 Dinah Washington
October 1969 Danny Williams
December 1966 P.J. Proby
August 1962 Larry Kert & Carol Lawrence
February 1961 Al Jolson
September 1961 New Mayfair Dance Orchestra
September 1965 Ethel Waters, Andy Kirk and His Twelve Clouds of Joy - Vocal Chorus by Pha Terrell
February 1968 Stevie Wonder
April 1962 The Pied Pipers with Paul Weston and His Orchestra
September 1965 Anthony Newley
July 1963 (unknown)
October 1963 Bing Crosby with Ken Darby Singers and John Scott Trotter and His Orchestra
October 1968 Norman Wisdom
October 1969 Dick Brown with Orchestra & Chorus directed by Sid Bass
July 1963 Bing Crosby & Connie Boswell with Bob Crosby's Bob Cats
September 1961 Manuelita Arriola con la orquesta Juan S. Garrido, Dora Luz
1977 Ronnie Spector
September 1965 Eddy Arnold with Orchestra and Choir conducted by Charles Grean
October 1968 The Supremes
September 1965 Christine Johnson with Carousel Chorus and Orchestra under direction of Joseph Littau
February 1961 Al Jolson
1977 Hollywood Freeway
July 1967 The Dells
Covered by (99 artists)

Web Covers by Jackie Wilson

Title Performer Upload date Originally by
Be My Love Jackie Wilson July 27, 2012 Billy Eckstine - Orchestra conducted by Russ Case

Sampled songs

Title Performer Release date Info
September 1957 Covered by (32 artists)
Sampled by Buchanan and Ancell

Songs written by Jackie Wilson

Original songs



Title Performer Release date Label
Body and Soul Jackie Wilson April 1962 Brunswick
By Special Request... Jackie Wilson Jackie Wilson September 1961 Brunswick
Do Your Thing Jackie Wilson October 1969 Brunswick
He's So Fine Jackie Wilson March 1958 Brunswick
Higher and Higher Jackie Wilson October 1967 Brunswick
I Get the Sweetest Feeling Jackie Wilson October 1968 Brunswick
Jackie Sings the Blues Jackie Wilson April 1960 Brunswick
Jackie Wilson at the Copa Jackie Wilson August 1962 Brunswick
Lonely Teardrops Jackie Wilson February 1959 Brunswick
Manufacturers of Soul Jackie Wilson and Count Basie March 1968 Brunswick
Merry Christmas from Jackie Wilson Jackie Wilson October 1963 Brunswick
Nobody but You Jackie Wilson 1977 Brunswick
Shake a Hand Jackie Wilson and Linda Hopkins July 1963 Brunswick
Somethin' Else Jackie Wilson August 1964 Brunswick
Soul Time Jackie Wilson April 1965 Brunswick
Spotlight on Jackie Wilson Jackie Wilson September 1965 Brunswick
S.R.O. Jackie Wilson 1982 Silhouette Music
This Love Is Real Jackie Wilson November 1970 Brunswick
Whispers (Gettin' Louder) Jackie Wilson December 1966 Brunswick
You Ain't Heard Nothin' Yet Jackie Wilson February 1961 Brunswick
You Got Me Walking Jackie Wilson November 1971 Brunswick



Title Performer Release date Label
As Long as I Live Jackie Wilson May 1958 Brunswick
Baby Workout Jackie Wilson February 1963 Brunswick
Chain Gang Jackie Wilson and Count Basie April 1968 Brunswick
Danny Boy Sonny Wilson Sings Billy Mitchell Plays 1952 Dee Gee
For Once in My Life Jackie Wilson November 1968 Brunswick
For Your Precious Love Jackie Wilson and Count Basie February 1968 Brunswick
I Get the Sweetest Feeling Jackie Wilson June 1968 Brunswick
I'll Be Satisfied Jackie Wilson June 1959 Brunswick
Lonely Teardrops Jackie Wilson October 1958 Brunswick
Night Jackie Wilson March 1960 Brunswick
Nobody but You Jackie Wilson March 1977 Brunswick
Reet Petite (The Finest Girl You Ever Want to Meet) Jackie Wilson September 1957 Brunswick
Shake a Hand Jackie Wilson and Linda Hopkins May 1963 Brunswick
Squeeze Her - Tease Her (But Love Her) Jackie Wilson August 1964 Brunswick
That's Why (I Love You So) Jackie Wilson March 1959 Brunswick
The Tear of the Year Jackie Wilson December 1960 Brunswick
To Be Loved Jackie Wilson with Chorus and Orchestra directed by Milton Delugg February 1958 Brunswick
Whispers (Gettin' Louder) Jackie Wilson September 1966 Brunswick
(Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher and Higher Jackie Wilson July 1967 Brunswick
(You Were Made For) All My Love Jackie Wilson June 1960 Brunswick

Reported errors

# Reported by Reported on Status Last update
#35995 Isa 2008-01-25 11:55:15 UTC processed 2009-12-04 22:48:54 UTC by Bastien
#39191 Stephan Koenig 2009-05-13 14:00:36 UTC processed 2009-12-04 22:49:16 UTC by Bastien
#40870 Bastien 2009-12-04 22:46:04 UTC processed 2009-12-05 08:50:22 UTC by Isa
#40882 JMS 2009-12-07 21:39:25 UTC processed 2017-05-12 13:33:19 UTC by Limbabwe