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Wanda Jackson
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Jackson in 1970
Background information
Birth name Wanda Lavonne Jackson
Also known as The Queen of Rockabilly
The First Lady of Rockabilly
Born October 20, 1937 (1937-10-20) (age 83)
Maud, Oklahoma
Genres
Occupation(s) Singer-songwriter
Instruments Vocals, guitar
Years active 1955–present
Labels Black Country Rock Media
Decca Records
Capitol Records
CMH Records
Third Man Records
Associated acts Elvis Presley, the Cramps, Jack White, Imelda May, Hank Thompson, Billy Gray, Rosie Flores, Norma Jean, Adele

Wanda Lavonne Jackson (born October 20, 1937) is an American singer-songwriter, pianist and guitarist. She became popular in the mid-1950s and 1960s as one of the first popular female rockabilly singers. She is known to many as the "Queen of Rockabilly" or the "First Lady of Rockabilly". Her best known works were "Tears Will Be the Chaser for Your Wine", "A Woman Lives for Love" and "Fancy Satin Pillows".

In 2009, she was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in the category Early Influence.

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