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Screamin' Jay Hawkins (Jalacy Hawkins, July 18, 1929 – February 12, 2000) was an American musician, singer, and actor, famed for his powerful, operatic vocal delivery and wildly theatrical performances of songs such as "I Put a Spell on You" and "Frenzy".

Born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio, Hawkins studied classical piano as a child and learned guitar in his twenties. His initial goal was to become an opera singer (Hawkins has cited Paul Robeson as his musical idol in interviews… read more

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  • Avatar for FCA19795
    Why am I now just getting into Screaming Jay Hawkins? This man was incredible!
  • Avatar for AttackingToms
    it's screamin jay hawkins and he's a wild man, so bug off (3)
  • Avatar for AttackingToms
    He is the Cool.
  • Avatar for Alin_
    it's screamin jay hawkins and he's a wild man, so bug off (2)
  • Avatar for Galgenvot
    ASHES! *ASHEEEES* ASHES! *ASHEEEES* ASHES! *ASHEEEES*
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    The first punkrocker.
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    Damn !
  • Avatar for Deficite24
    великий рок-н-ролльный крикун, настоящее шаманство на стыке оперы, джаза, кабаре, рок-н-ролла и вудуизма. [2]
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    I like his voice!
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