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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Albums

Sam Cooke - Encore album art Sam Cooke Encore (Album) Keen (2) Canada 1958 Sell This Version
Sam Cooke - Songs By Sam Cooke album art Sam Cooke / Bumps Blackwell Orchestra Sam Cooke / Bumps Blackwell Orchestra - Songs By Sam Cooke (Album, Comp) Keen (2), Keen (2), Keen (2) Italy 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 - Cooke's Tour album art Sam Cooke Cooke's Tour (Album) RCA Victor US 1960 Sell This Version
Sam Cooke - I Thank God album art Sam Cooke And The Original Blind Boys* And The Gospel Harmonettes* Sam Cooke And The Original Blind Boys* And The Gospel Harmonettes* - I Thank God (Comp, Album) Keen (2) 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
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 - 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
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 France 1963 Sell This Version
Sam Cooke - Sam Cooke At The Copa album art Sam Cooke Sam Cooke At The Copa (Album) RCA Victor UK 1964 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 - 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
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 Japan 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
GEF 460223 1 Sam Cooke - Innerspace (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) album art Jerry Goldsmith Featuring Songs By Rod Stewart, Wang Chung, Narada Michael Walden, Berlin And Sam Cooke Jerry Goldsmith Featuring Songs By Rod Stewart, Wang Chung, Narada Michael Walden, Berlin And Sam Cooke - Innerspace (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)(LP, Comp) Geffen Records GEF 460223 1 Europe 1987 Sell This Version
RMB 75150 Sam Cooke - Tribute To The Lady  album art Sam Cooke Tribute To The Lady (CD, Album, plu) Remember RMB 75150 Europe 2010 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Sam Cooke - Were You There / Sinner, Run To Jesus album art The Soul Stirrers Featuring Sam Cooke The Soul Stirrers Featuring Sam Cooke - Were You There / Sinner, Run To Jesus (Single) Specialty US 1957 Sell This Version
Sam Cooke - For Sentimental Reasons / Desire Me album art Sam Cooke For Sentimental Reasons / Desire Me (Single) Keen (2) US 1957 Sell This Version
Sam Cooke - You Send Me / Summertime album art Sam Cooke You Send Me / Summertime (Single) Keen (2) US 1957 Sell This Version
Sam Cooke - I'll Come Running Back To You / Forever album art Sam Cooke I'll Come Running Back To You / Forever (Single) Specialty Canada 1957 Sell This Version