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""Well There Was Frankie Lyman And Bobby Fuller..They Were Rockin'!...Jackie Wilson, Shangra-Las And The Young Rascals..They Were Rockin'!...."-From The Song, 'R.O.C.K. In The U.S.A.' , By John Mellencamp.
It is Mr. Excitement himself, Jackie Wilson ,(1934-1984).
Jackie was born in Detroit, Michigan and began in the early '50s with a group called, 'Billy Ward And His Dominoes'. In 1957, Jackie took his four part octave tenor voice into the solo world and charted 14 songs into the Billboard Top 20.
This single, on the Brunswick Lable, contains the songs 'Try It Again' nd 'Love Is Funny That Way'.