b. Jackie Ross, 30th January 1946, St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.A.
Jackie Ross is an American soul singer from St. Louis.
Jackie relocated to Chicago and was signed to SAR Records by Sam Cooke.
She sang in Syl Johnson's band.
'selfish one' b/w 'everything but love' - 1964 / full bloom - 1964
Jackie signed to the Chess imprint and released ‘Selfish One’ b/w 'Everything But Love', in 1964.
The song which reached number 11 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart and number 4 on the R&B chart.
Her album, ‘Full Bloom’, was released in 1964.
She left Chess in 1967.
Jackie later recorded for several labels during the 1970’s.
These included Brunswick, GSF, Mercury, Capitol, and Fountain Productions.
a new beginning - 1980 / in perspective - 1981
She released the album ‘A New Beginning’ on Golden Ear Records in 1980.
Full Bloom (Chess Records 1964)
A New Beginning (Golden Ear Records 1980)
with Little Milton:
In Perspective (Golden Ear Records 1981)