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Well I Tried - Screamin Jay Hawkins - Screamin Jay Rocks (CD)

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  1. With only one single in the first rank of rock & roll hits, Screamin' Jay Hawkins has suffered at the hands of compilers. Except for a track Rhino compilation released back in , and the great work of reissue pinnacle Bear Family, it's been mostly obscure labels pumping out brief compilations with "I Put a Spell on You" and not much bhojicmyacepcienalpakomprarodmabin.coinfo: $
  2. – Screamin' Jay Rocks by SCREAMIN’ JAY HAWKINS ( Bear Family CD Remasters) Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 16 November I suppose if you were to nitpick - Screamin' Jay Hawkins never really 'rocks' (in the true sense of the word) on any of these 31 odes to lunacy, coffins and fragrant armpits - but he doesn't half put a grin on 5/5(4).
  3. Screamin' Jay Hawkins: Screamin' Jay Hawkins - Rocks (CD) CD Digipac with page booklet, 31 tracks, playing time 78 minutes. 08 Well I Tried. 09 Talk About Me. 10 Take Me Back. 11 I Is. 12 $ 10, Lincoln Continental (take 2) 13 You Ain't Foolin' Me. 14 Yellow Coat/10(1).
  4. With only one single in the first rank of rock & roll hits, Screamin' Jay Hawkins has suffered at the hands of compilers. Except for a track Rhino compilation released back in , and the great work of reissue pinnacle Bear Family, it's been mostly obscure labels pumping out brief compilations with "I Put a Spell on You" and not much more.8/
  5. Aug 05,  · Screamin' Jay's influence can be found wherever music has sunk to new depths of depravity. Mixing voodoo rhythms and horror film props, he invented gothic rock, a genre that includes Alice Cooper, Arthur Brown, the antics of Black Sabbath's Ozzy Osbourne, the horror film make-up of Kiss, not to mention 'The Rocky Horror Show'.5/5(2).
  6. Listen to Well I Tried (Remastered) by Screamin' Jay Hawkins with YouTube, Spotify, Deezer, Vimeo & SoundCloud. Stream more from Screamin' Jay Hawkins and connect with fans to discover new music.
  7. Jalacy "Screamin' Jay" Hawkins (July 18, – February 12, ) was an American singer-songwriter, musician, actor, film producer, and boxer. Famed chiefly for his powerful, operatic vocal delivery and wildly theatrical performances of songs such as "I Put a Spell on You", he sometimes used macabre props onstage, making him an early pioneer of shock rock.
  8. Screamin' Jay Hawkins was the most outrageous performer extant during rock's dawn. Prone to emerging out of coffins on-stage, a flaming skull named Henry his constant companion, Screamin' Jay was an insanely theatrical figure long before it was even remotely acceptable. Hawkins' life story is almost as bizarre as his on-stage schtick. Originally inspired by the booming baritone of Paul Robeson.

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