Who was/is Wanda Jackson ? - CDs, Vinyl LPs, DVD and more


Wanda Jackson has enduring popularity as the 'Queen of Rockabilly,' and to this present day continues to sing her fiery rockers to crowds across the globe, even though her rockin' sides only comprised the years 1956 through 1961 in a career that has spanned five decades.

What most don't realize is that it was country music that inspired Wanda to begin singing, and it was country music that paid the bills after rockabilly went out of vogue. For most of her life, Wanda Jackson has been a honky-tonk country music singer.

Wanda Jean Jackson was born on October 20, 1937, in the tiny town of Maud, Oklahoma, some fifty-seven miles southeast of Oklahoma City. Her father, Tom Jackson, was a professional musician who played guitar, fiddle, and sang, constantly playing music around the household. Although times were tough in the Depression, and her father had a hard time making money through music, he nurtured a love for music in his young daughter.

Wanda was an only child, with a father who had a passion for music—a detail that was probably more important than any other in fostering Wanda's own musical ambitions.

From 1956 until 1961, Wanda recorded her great rockers for Capitol, including her only real hit, Let's Have A Party, which charted at Number 37 in 1960, several years after the song had been recorded by both Elvis and the Collins Kids. 


Excerpts from the booklet BCD16848 - Wanda Jackson - The Ballads Read more at: Copyright © Bear Family Records



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Wanda Jackson: 20 Rock & Roll Hits
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Wanda Jackson: Tears Will Be The Chaser..(8-CD)
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Wanda Jackson: Rock Your Baby
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​(2011/Vinyl Passion) 21 tracks

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(2013/CAPITOL) 12 tracks - limited original Capitol USA pressing!

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Wanda Jackson: Wanda
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(2002/CAPITOL) 18 tracks, Wanda's original Capitol album from 1958 plus six bonus tracks an an 8-page booklet.

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Wanda Jackson: Wanda Jackson (180g Vinyl)
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Wanda Jackson: The Ultimate Collection 2-CD
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Wanda Jackson: Rockin' With (CD)
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CD on EMI RECORDS by Wanda Jackson - Rockin' With (CD)

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Wanda Jackson: Jackson, Wanda Unfinished Business
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(2012/SUGAR HILL) 10 nouveaux enregistrements, réalisés par Justin Townes Earle.

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Wanda Jackson: Unfinished Business (2012)
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(2012/SUGAR HILL) 10 tracks (32:51) produced by Justin Townes Earle.

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Wanda Jackson: Rock Around The Eiffel Tower
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(2000/BIG BEAT) 11 tracks - Musicorama 1965 - recorded at the Olympia, Paris. Digipac with photo inlay - beautiful collectors item ! back in stock - wieder lieferbar !

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Wanda Jackson: Live At Town Hall Party 10'Vinyl
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Wanda Jackson: Rockabilly Queen
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(2011/CLEOPATRA) 17 tracks (50:38) digipac. 15 tracks from her 2006 album 'I Remember Elvis' plus 2 rarities.

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Jackson, Wanda: Best Of The Best
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(2005/GUSTO) 12 tracks poduced by Moe Lytle & Tommy Hill

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Wanda Jackson: The Very Best Of The Country Years
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(2006/ACE) 30 tracks Capitol 1961-72 with 16 page booklet

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Wanda Jackson: I Remember Elvis
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(2006/Goldenlane) 16 tracks (48:00) produced by Danny B.Harvey (Rockats) - Highlight Album!

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Wanda Jackson: Heart Trouble
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(2003/CMH) 16 tracks - 12 page booklet new studio recordings feat. Rosie Flores, Lee Rocker, The Cramps, Elvis Costello, Dave Alvin, James Intveld a.o.

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(2014/WaxTime) 16 tracks, Includes Free MP3 Album Download

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(2011/THIRD MAN) 11 tracks - Gatefold/Klappcover with 4 page inlay.

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