Jackie DeShannon is one of the first female singer-songwriters of the rock “n”roll
era with a long list of hit song credits from the 1960s on. Jackie’s signature song
is “What the World Needs Now is Love” (1965). Her highest-charting hit was “Put
a Little Love in Your Heart” which reached #4 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in
1969. In 2010, Jackie DeShannon was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of
Fame and was also inducted the Hit Parade Hall of Fame.