Happy Birthday Jackie Wilson: 15 Facts About “Mr. Excitement”

Read up on the legendary singer Jackie Wilson

JILTED LOVER SHOOTS JACKIE WILSON IN THE STOMACH

Jackie Wilson was shot in the stomach today (February 15, 1961), inside of his swanky New…

JACKIE WILSON DEAD; BODY GUARDED ROUND THE CLOCK

Jackie Wilson died today (January 21, 1984) in Mount Holly, New Jersey. Wilson had been comatose…

Ground Breaking Tamla/Motown Record Label Founded

Berry Gordy founded the Tamla label today (January 12, 1959), with an $800 loan from his…

Jackie Wilson Busted Over 1959 Contract, Attempts To Escape Through Window

Singer Jackie Wilson was arrested, after attempting to escape from the Kiel Auditorium in St. Louis,…

The Dominoes Record First Sides For New Federal Label

Legendary singing group The Dominoes into the recording studio today (November 14, 1950) to record their…

Jackie Wilson Replaces Clyde McPhatter As Lead Singer Of The Dominoes

CLYDE MCPHATTER IS OUT..JACKIE WILSON IS IN AS LEAD OF THE DOMINOES!

Jackie Wilson Dead; Body Guarded 24 Hours Due To Kidnap Attempt

Jackie Wilson died today (January 21, 1984) in Mount Holly, New Jersey. Wilson had been comatose…