Jacobs is primarily remembered now as an A&R man who helped Jackie Wilson, Buddy Holly, Bobby Darin, and others bridge the gap between pop music and rock-and-roll in the late 1950s and early 1960s, but in between his other work, he created a few items of special interest to space age pop fans.
Jacobs spent most of his life working in the heart of the recording business in New York City. After graduating from New York University, he worked for… read more
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