NEW YORK (AP) -- Wilson Pickett, the soul pioneer best known for the fiery hits "Mustang Sally" and "In The Midnight Hour," died of a heart attack Thursday in a Reston, Virginia, hospital, according to his management company. He was 64.
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Such sad news I had the great fortune of seeing Mr Pickett live once, and it was one of my best concert experiences ever. He died much too soon.