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Sunday, 4 September 2016

Some Sunday Soul Numerology

He's a man for his numbers is Mr Wilson Pickett
Nine-Nine and One-Half (Won't Do)  and The Midnight Hour have previously graced these pages.
Not content with that today he is giving us 634-5789 (Soulsville USA) a song written by Eddie Floyd and Steve Cropper. I wonder if this number has any significance - a telephone number perhaps?
We then head to the Land of 1000 Dances written by Chris Kenner. Sometimes Fats Domino gets a co-writer credit part of the deal when he agreed to record the song for half the royalties.
We'll save Soul Dance Number Three for a later date

Wilson Pickett - 634-5789 (Soulsville USA)

Wilson Pickett - Land of 1000 Dances


  1. As The Swede says. But I'd never remember the title of the first one, I'd have to write it down.