SCREAMIN' JAY HAWKINS

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Influential soul, R&B and rock ‘n’ roll singer, whose haunting "I Put a Spell on You" has bewitched generations.

Screamin' Jay Hawkins was the most outrageous performer extant during rock's dawn. Prone to emerging out of coffins on-stage, a flaming skull named Henry his constant companion, Screamin' Jay was an insanely theatrical figure long before it was even remotely acceptable.

Hawkins' life story is almost as bizarre as his on-stage schtick. Originally inspired by the booming baritone of Paul Robeson, Hawkins was unable to break through as an opera singer. His boxing prowess was every bit as lethal as his vocal cords; many of his most hilarious tales revolve around Jay beating the hell out of a musical rival.

Hawkins caught his first musical break in 1951 as pianist/valet to veteran jazz guitarist Tiny Grimes. He debuted on wax for Gotham the following year with "Why Did You Waste My Time," backed
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The Bizarre Years Limited Purple EditionThe Bizarre Years Limited Purple Edition
Real Gone Music 2019
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I Put A Spell On You -  The Best OfI Put A Spell On You - The Best Of
Sony Music Canada Inc. 2011
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The Best of by Screamin' Jay Hawkins: Voodoo JiveThe Best of by Screamin' Jay Hawkins: Voodoo Jive
Rhino 1990
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Black Music For White PeopleBlack Music For White People
BizarrePlanet Entertainment 2011
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SCREAMIN' JAY HAWKINS Discography

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SCREAMIN' JAY HAWKINS Screamin' Jay Hawkins album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Screamin' Jay Hawkins
RnB 1958
SCREAMIN' JAY HAWKINS At Home With Screamin' Jay Hawkins (akaI Put A Spell On You) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
At Home With Screamin' Jay Hawkins (akaI Put A Spell On You)
RnB 1958
SCREAMIN' JAY HAWKINS The Night And Day Of album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Night And Day Of
RnB 1966
SCREAMIN' JAY HAWKINS Because Is In Your Mind album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Because Is In Your Mind
RnB 1970
SCREAMIN' JAY HAWKINS A Portrait Of A Man And His Woman (aka  I Put A Spell On You aka Blues Shouter) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
A Portrait Of A Man And His Woman (aka I Put A Spell On You aka Blues Shouter)
RnB 1972
SCREAMIN' JAY HAWKINS I Put A Spell On You (aka Move Me) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
I Put A Spell On You (aka Move Me)
RnB 1977
SCREAMIN' JAY HAWKINS Itty Bitty Pretty One album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Itty Bitty Pretty One
RnB 1979
SCREAMIN' JAY HAWKINS Lawdy Miss Clawdy album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Lawdy Miss Clawdy
RnB 1979
SCREAMIN' JAY HAWKINS Real Life album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Real Life
RnB 1983
SCREAMIN' JAY HAWKINS The Art Of Screamin' Jay Hawkins album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Art Of Screamin' Jay Hawkins
RnB 1988
SCREAMIN' JAY HAWKINS Black Music For White People album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Black Music For White People
RnB 1991
SCREAMIN' JAY HAWKINS I Shake My Stick At You (aka Don't Fool With Me aka Have I Got Blues For You) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
I Shake My Stick At You (aka Don't Fool With Me aka Have I Got Blues For You)
RnB 1991
SCREAMIN' JAY HAWKINS Stone Crazy album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Stone Crazy
RnB 1993
SCREAMIN' JAY HAWKINS Somethin' Funny Goin' On album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Somethin' Funny Goin' On
RnB 1994
SCREAMIN' JAY HAWKINS At Last album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
At Last
RnB 1997

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SCREAMIN' JAY HAWKINS ...What That Is! album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
...What That Is!
RnB 1969
SCREAMIN' JAY HAWKINS Screamin' Jay Hawkins & The Fuzztones ‎ Live album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Screamin' Jay Hawkins & The Fuzztones ‎ Live
RnB 1985
SCREAMIN' JAY HAWKINS At Home With Jay In The Wee Wee Hours album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
At Home With Jay In The Wee Wee Hours
RnB 1988
SCREAMIN' JAY HAWKINS Live And Crazy album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Live And Crazy
RnB 1989
SCREAMIN' JAY HAWKINS Rated X album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Rated X
RnB 1993
SCREAMIN' JAY HAWKINS Live At The Olympia, Paris 1998 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Live At The Olympia, Paris 1998
RnB 1999

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SCREAMIN' JAY HAWKINS The Bizarre Years album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Bizarre Years
RnB 2019

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