In The Midnight Hour
Wilson Pickett

I'm gonna wait
Til the midnight hour
That's when my love
Comes tumbling down

I'm gonna wait
Til the midnight hour
When there's no
One else around

Peak Chart Position
  • peaked at No. 21 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1965
  • single released: July, 1965
  • from the album The Exciting Wilson Pickett (1966)
  • the song was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
  • ranks #135 on Rolling Stone magazine's 2010 list of the 500 Greatest Songs of All Time
  • written by Wilson Pickett, Steve Cropper
  • the song was composed at the Lorraine Motel which was located near the Stax studios in Memphis; Martin Luther King Jr. was murdered on the balcony of the Lorraine Motel in 1968
  • produced by Jerry Wexler, Jim Stewart
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