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Nancy Wilson


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There is more than one artist with this name:

1) Nancy Sue Wilson - diva best known for her standards recordings.
2) Nancy Lamoureaux Wilson - singer, songwriter, and guitarist, and member of the group Heart.

1) Nancy Sue Wilson (born February 20, 1937, in Chillicothe, OH, United States) is a diva famous for recording American standards in the .

She was among contemporary music’s most stylish and sultry vocalists; while often crossing over into the pop and R&B markets — and even hosting her own television variety program — she remained best known as a jazz performer, renowned for her work alongside figures including Cannonball Adderley and George Shearing. Wilson first attracted notice performing the club circuit in nearby Columbus; she quickly earned a growing reputation among jazz players and fans, and she was recording regularly by the late ’50s, eventually signing to Capitol and issuing LPs including 1959’s Like in Love and Nancy Wilson with Billy May’s Orchestra. Her dates with Shearing, including 1960’s The Swingin’s Mutual, solidified her standing as a talent on the rise, and her subsequent work with Adderley — arguably her finest recordings — further cemented her growing fame and reputation.


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  • Amrabart time for some upvotes

    17 Oct 2014 Reply
  • Radiohead1954

    How glad I am by Nancy Wilson is a classic, luv it .

    17 Nov 2013 Reply
  • BlaZeR1985

    What Women Want <3

    4 Mar 2013 Reply
  • LaMusicLovr

    Class. Sophistication and Grace Beyond Measure. Miss Nancy Wilson. What a singer!!!

    28 Feb 2013 Reply
  • Batiste369

    Both Nancy Wilsons are great! I love Heart and Fancy Miss Nancy <3

    28 Dec 2012 Reply
  • coanta

    And Nancy Wilson from Heart? she sings as well!

    13 Aug 2012 Reply
  • TheJazzCafe

    Nancy Wilson has been one of my favorite recording artists for many years now. She is just great!

    17 May 2012 Reply
  • sna033

    yet another thanks to for showing me this...I've lost count on how many amazing artists I've found through

    18 Jan 2012 Reply
  • condra

    All you bitches giving out about Jazz Nancy need to actually listen to her. Shes not just another Jazz singer. Think Little Eva meets Shirley Bassey and Billie Holiday and they have a 3 way sex orgy and give birth to a jazz singer.... That’s Nancy Wilson, mother fuckers...

    10 Jan 2012 Reply
  • RoseanneConner

    the two co-exist in real life, they can do so here, too. Both have done great works. Take note that 'Elevator Beat' (guitarist) is the top track for this profile & respect

    15 Nov 2011 Reply
  • MissNewOrleans

    If you want this page for Nancy Wilson the jazz singer, please click on the pictures and vote for hers.

    16 Sep 2011 Reply
  • MissNewOrleans

    Please, if you have any respect, vote UP the images of Nancy Wilson, sublime jazz singer. (YOUR VOTES ARE THE ONLY THING deciding which artist dominates the page. Complaints to LastFM don't work. No one is coming to fix this. All that matters are the votes on the artists' images.)

    16 Sep 2011 Reply
  • sevenfourk

    Finally I scrobble that glorious Nancy Wilson, I bet jazzy one is great too, the thins is I just don't know her.

    15 Sep 2011 Reply
  • indie_paula

    I guess this is a conflict of names. Nancy Wilson is a 60s smooth jazz singer. But it has another Nancy Wilson too, Cameron Crow ex-wife, who also composed i hundred of scores for his movies. This page is confuse. ;]

    7 Aug 2011 Reply
  • D-way

    60B <3

    1 Aug 2011 Reply
  • bonnietylersave

    Loving the album 'Love, Nancy' - the title says it all!!! ;)

    12 Jul 2011 Reply
  • dogandy

    i 'm really very bored of seeing this woman's face! most popular song is Elevator Beat but picture is still wrong. damn!

    26 Jun 2011 Reply
  • 1969SL

    Huge discography but approach with caution: vocal mannerisms and bags of tricks can be deadly in large doses.

    23 Jun 2011 Reply
  • BigCityMoe

    Just got my tickets to see Ms.Nancy in Englwood New Jersey

    25 Mar 2011 Reply
  • jeremiaszjr

    why here is an exemplum of true weirdness

    28 Jan 2011 Reply
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