500 Greatest Albums of All Time

Rolling Stone's definitive list of the 500 greatest albums of all time.

Jackie Wilson, 'Mr. Excitement!'

236. Jackie Wilson, 'Mr. Excitement!'

Rhino, 1992

Wilson was a knockout live performer who made R&B that rocked and sang ballads with a voice, said arranger Dick Jacobs, "like honey on moonbeams." The highlight of this three-disc set – which spans from the Fifties to the Seventies – is the endless build of "(Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher and Higher."

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