Pickett in 1969
Wilson Pickett with Pino Presti during the European tour in 1970
FAME Recording Studios in Muscle Shoals (photograph by Carol M. Highsmith)
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Wexler took Pickett to Fame Studios, a studio also with a close association with Atlantic Records, located in a converted tobacco warehouse in nearby Muscle Shoals, Alabama.

- Wilson Pickett

These are FAME Studios, founded by Rick Hall, where Arthur Alexander, Percy Sledge, Aretha Franklin, Wilson Pickett, Otis Redding and numerous others recorded; and Muscle Shoals Sound Studio, founded by the musicians known as The Swampers.

- Muscle Shoals, Alabama
Pickett in 1969

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Session musician Hal Blaine (pictured in 1995) is widely regarded as one of the most prolific drummers in rock and roll history, having "certainly played on more hit records than any drummer in the rock era".

Jimmy Johnson (session guitarist)

American session guitarist and record producer.

American session guitarist and record producer.

Session musician Hal Blaine (pictured in 1995) is widely regarded as one of the most prolific drummers in rock and roll history, having "certainly played on more hit records than any drummer in the rock era".

Johnson was a member of the Muscle Shoals Rhythm Section who was attached to FAME Studios in Muscle Shoals, Alabama, for a period in the 1960s.

Johnson performed with Wilson Pickett and Aretha Franklin.