Little Jackie

Little Jackie is an American musical duo consisting of Imani Coppola and Adam Pallin. Little Jackie, which derives its name from the 1989 hit song "Little Jackie Wants to Be a Star" by Lisa Lisa and Cult Jam, released a hit single in 2008 called "The World Should Revolve Around Me" from their debut album The Stoop.[1][2]

Little Jackie
OriginNew York City, New York, U.S.
GenresIndie pop, R&B
Years active2008–present
MembersImani Coppola (vocalist)
Adam Pallin (programmer/producer)


Coppola was a solo singer, whose most successful single was "Legend of a Cowgirl", from the 1997 album Chupacabra.[3] Adam Pallin is the programmer and producer of the duo.

In 2008, Coppola and Pallin signed a contract with S-Curve, an independent label owned by Steve Greenberg, to release an album.[4] This coincided with the duo's television debut on Late Night with Conan O'Brien.[4] Coppola, originally signed as a solo act with Columbia Records.[5][6]

On August 3, 2011 Little Jackie digitally released their second album, Made4TV, on Bandcamp. They digitally released their third album, Queen of Prospect Park, in 2014.


Studio albums
Year Title Chart peak positions
2008 The Stoop
  • Released on July 8, 2008[7]
2011 Made4TV
  • Released on October 15, 2011
2014 Queen of Prospect Park
  • Released on September 30, 2014
Year Single Chart peak positions Album
2008 "The World Should Revolve Around Me" 14 30 The Stoop


  1. ^ The Stoop, Billboard Singles at AllMusic
  2. ^ Little Jackie, "The World Should Revolve Around Me" Retrieved 2008-09-20.
  3. ^ Imani Coppola, Billboard Singles at AllMusic
  4. ^ a b - LITTLE JACKIE - Brooklyn, New York - Pop / R&B / Alternative -
  5. ^ Suicide Girls. "Imani Coppola" interviewed by Erin Broadley. November 7, 2007.
  6. ^ Glasgow Sunday Mail. "World set to revolve around Little Jackie" edited by Mickey Mcmonagle and Heather Greenaway. July 27.
  7. ^ The Stoop at AllMusic
  8. ^ Rivers, Joe. "Little Jackie – 28 Butts". Into the Pop Void. Retrieved 7 February 2017.

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