Smithsonian Channel(TM) Celebrates Induction of Wanda Jackson Into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
Documentary “The Sweet Lady With The Nasty Voice” to air on
Emerging on the music scene in 1954, Jackson empowered female rock and rollers, thus opening doors for the Chrissie Hyndes and Patti Smiths of the world.
The culmination of a two-year journey with Jackson, now 70, in performances across
The film has won acclaim at a series of film festivals, including the prestigious SXSW (South by Southwest) Film Festival in
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