Every Billboard Hot 100 Single 1970: #252: “Let This Be A Letter [To My Baby}- Jackie Wilson. May 16, 1970.
- Single: “Let This Be A Letter [To My Baby}- Jackie Wilson
- Record Company- Brunswick
- Genre: Soul
- Written by Jack Daniels and Johnny Moore
- Time: 2:54
- B-side:” Love Uprising”
- Album- This Love Is Real
- Grade: B
- Peaked at #91 2 weeks in the Billboard Hot 100.
Jackie Wilson was born in Detroit in 1934. The great soul singer known as “Mr. Excitement”-from 1957-72 had 54 Hot 100 singles with 24 making the Top 40. His biggest hit was in 1960- “Night” #4. Wilson suffered a devastating stroke in 1975 while performing in Cherry Hill, New Jersey and spent the rest of his life in nursing homes. He died in 1984 at the age of 49.