Jackie Brenston  

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Jackie Brenston (August 24, 1928 or 1930  – December 15, 1979) was an American R&B singer and saxophonist, who recorded, with Ike Turner's band, the first version of the pioneering rock-and-roll song "Rocket 88."




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