Sam Cooke

Real Name:
Samuel Cook
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Sam Cooke (born 22 January 1931, Clarksdale, Mississippi, USA - died December 11, 1964, Los Angeles, California, USA) was an American gospel/R&B/soul/pop singer, songwriter and entrepreneur. He is recognized as one of the founders of soul music and one of the most important singers in soul music history. Details about his death are still in dispute; official police records state he was killed by a gunshot. Younger brother of Charles Cook (who co-wrote Chain Gang) and elder brother of L.C. Cook.

Inducted into Rock And Roll Hall of Fame in 1986 (Performer).
Inducted into Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1987.
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Sam Cooke - Songs By Sam Cooke album art Sam Cooke / Bumps Blackwell Orchestra Sam Cooke / Bumps Blackwell Orchestra - Songs By Sam Cooke (Album) Keen (2), Keen (2), Keen (2) US 1957 Sell This Version
Sam Cooke - Encore album art Sam Cooke Encore (Album) Keen (2) Canada 1958 Sell This Version
Sam Cooke - Tribute To The Lady album art Sam Cooke Tribute To The Lady (Album) Keen (2), Keen (2) Canada 1959 Sell This Version
Sam Cooke - Hits Of The 50's album art Sam Cooke Hits Of The 50's (Album) RCA Victor US 1960 Sell This Version
Sam Cooke - Cooke's Tour album art Sam Cooke Cooke's Tour (Album) RCA Victor US 1960 Sell This Version
Sam Cooke - The Wonderful World Of Sam Cooke album art Sam Cooke The Wonderful World Of Sam Cooke (Album) Keen (2) US 1960 Sell This Version
LSP-2236 Sam Cooke - Hits Of The 50's album art Sam Cooke Hits Of The 50's(LP) RCA Victor LSP-2236 US 1960 Sell This Version
Sam Cooke - Sam Cooke album art Sam Cooke Sam Cooke (Album) RCA Victor Australia 1961 Sell This Version
Sam Cooke - My Kind Of Blues album art Sam Cooke My Kind Of Blues (Album) RCA Victor US 1961 Sell This Version
LPC-3192 Sam Cooke - My Kind Of Blues album art Sam Cooke My Kind Of Blues(7", MiniAlbum) RCA LPC-3192 Spain 1961 Sell This Version
Sam Cooke - Twistin' The Night Away album art Sam Cooke Twistin' The Night Away (Album) RCA Victor France 1962 Sell This Version
Sam Cooke - Mr. Soul album art Sam Cooke Mr. Soul (Album) RCA Victor Canada 1963 Sell This Version
Sam Cooke - Night Beat album art Sam Cooke Night Beat (Album) RCA Victor Australia 1963 Sell This Version
Sam Cooke - Ain't That Good News album art Sam Cooke Ain't That Good News (Album) RCA Canada 1964 Sell This Version
Sam Cooke - Sam Cooke At The Copa album art Sam Cooke Sam Cooke At The Copa (Album) RCA Victor, RCA Victor UK 1964 Sell This Version
Sam Cooke - Try A Little Love album art Sam Cooke Try A Little Love (Album) RCA Victor US 1965 Sell This Version
Sam Cooke - Shake album art Sam Cooke Shake (Album) RCA Victor, RCA Victor Germany 1965 Sell This Version
TLP-A 2970 Sam Cooke - Sam Cooke At The Copa album art Sam Cooke Sam Cooke At The Copa(2x7", Album, Jukebox) RCA Victor TLP-A 2970 US 1965 Sell This Version
TLP-3373 Sam Cooke - The Best Of Sam Cooke Volume 2 album art Sam Cooke The Best Of Sam Cooke Volume 2(2x7", Album, Jukebox) RCA Victor TLP-3373 US 1965 Sell This Version
Sam Cooke - That's Heaven To Me album art Sam Cooke With The Soul Stirrers Sam Cooke With The Soul Stirrers - That's Heaven To Me (Comp) Specialty US 1972 Sell This Version
Sam Cooke - Interprets Billie Holiday album art Sam Cooke Interprets Billie Holiday (Album, Comp) RCA US 1975 Sell This Version
Sam Cooke - Live At The Harlem Square Club 1963 album art Sam Cooke Live At The Harlem Square Club 1963 (Album) RCA Victor US 1985 Sell This Version
#8322-2 Sam Cooke - Having A Party album art Sam Cooke Having A Party(CD, Album) RCA #8322-2 USA & Canada 1989 Sell This Version
BOSS5-1993 Sam Cooke - Having A Party: Live In Miami, January 12th, 1963 album art Sam Cooke Having A Party: Live In Miami, January 12th, 1963(LP) Bad Joker BOSS5-1993 Europe 2015 Sell This Version
9152302 Sam Cooke - The Wonderful World Of Sam Cooke album art Sam Cooke The Wonderful World Of Sam Cooke(LP) Pan Am Records 9152302 Spain 2018 Sell This Version