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Hank Ballard (born John Henry Kendricks) (November 18, 1936 - March 2, 2003) was a rhythm and blues singer and songwriter, the lead vocalist of Hank Ballard and The Midnighters and one of the first rock 'n' roll artists to emerge in the early 1950s. He played an integral part in the development of the genre, releasing the hit singles "Work With Me, Annie" and answer songs "Annie Had a Baby" and "Annie's Aunt Fannie" with The Midnighters. He later wrote… read more

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  • i'm surprised listeners from hank's time(50s) has hit this song up. i like it. thanks hank and of course mr. james brown.
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  • they some quality plays...not quantity plays;)
  • shame somebody so innovative and influential doesn't even have 10,000 plays.

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