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 Jerry Wexler

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Jerry Wexler

  • Birth 10 Jan 1917 New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
  • Death 15 Aug 2008 Sarasota, Sarasota County, Florida, USA
  • Burial Sarasota, Sarasota County, Florida, USA
  • Memorial ID 29049977

Record Producer. He was instrumental in shaping Rhythm and Blues music. Wexler produced such standards as Aretha Franklin's "Respect," Percy Sledge's "When A Man Loves A Woman" and Wilson Pickett's "In The Midnight Hour." He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1987.

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  • Originally Created by: Dennis Alan Deel
  • Added: 15 Aug 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 29049977
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Jerry Wexler (10 Jan 1917–15 Aug 2008), Find A Grave Memorial no. 29049977, citing Sarasota Memorial Park, Sarasota, Sarasota County, Florida, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .