Wilson Pickett Dies

Wilson Pickett Dies of Heart Attack at 64
Wilson Pickett, the soul pioneer best known for the fiery hits “Mustang Sally” and “In The Midnight Hour,” died of a heart attack Thursday in a Reston, Va., hospital, according to his management company. He was 64.

I can't say I was the biggest

Wilson Pickett

Wilson Pickett

fan, having only 4 Pickett songs, plus the Commitments cover version of Mustang Sally, in my iTunes library, but still - the man could sing. I mean, really sing, and not in some fake, over-dubbed pansy-ass manner.

Note to self, buy more Wilson Pickett songs!

NYT obit

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