This song was originally performed by Wilson Pickett in 1965 and released on his 1965 album of the same name, also appearing on the 1966 album The Exciting Wilson Pickett. The song was composed by Pickett & Steve Cropper at the historic Lorraine Motel in Memphis where Martin Luther King, Jr. would later be assassinated in April 1968.
In 2017, the song was selected for preservation in the National Recording Registry by the Library of Congress as being "culturally, historically, or artistically significant. Our style version is set a little quicker than the original but can be slowed down if desired.
This is a one off single rhythm complete with intro's/endings/fills & variations written in the style of the song for Ketron instruments. (Please note this is not a song file - often referred to as a midi file - that refers to and plays only one song. Subject to the chords you play on your instrument this style can be used for many numbers of which Midnight Hour is just one).
|Compatible Instruments||This style is designed for the Ketron X1, X4, X8, SD1, XD3, XD8, XD9, SD3, SD5, SD7, Midjay, DG100 and Audya instruments|