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

V-1633 Sam Cooke - Encore album art Sam Cooke Encore (Album) Keen (2) V-1633 Canada 1958 Sell This Version
LPJ 5000 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) LPJ 5000 Italy 1958 Sell This Version
RLP-603 Sam Cooke - Tribute To The Lady album art Sam Cooke Tribute To The Lady (Album) Keen (2), Keen (2) RLP-603 Canada 1959 Sell This Version
LSP-2221 Sam Cooke - Cooke's Tour album art Sam Cooke Cooke's Tour (Album) RCA Victor LSP-2221 US 1960 Sell This Version
86106 Sam Cooke - The Wonderful World Of Sam Cooke album art Sam Cooke The Wonderful World Of Sam Cooke (Album) Keen (2) 86106 US 1960 Sell This Version
LPM-2236 Sam Cooke - Hits Of The 50's album art Sam Cooke Hits Of The 50's (Album) RCA Victor LPM-2236 US 1960 Sell This Version
LSP-2293 Sam Cooke - Sam Cooke album art Sam Cooke Sam Cooke (Album) RCA Victor LSP-2293 Canada 1961 Sell This Version
LSP-2392 Sam Cooke - My Kind Of Blues album art Sam Cooke My Kind Of Blues (Album) RCA Victor LSP-2392 US 1961 Sell This Version
430 394 Sam Cooke - Twistin' The Night Away album art Sam Cooke Twistin' The Night Away (Album) RCA Victor 430 394 France 1962 Sell This Version
LPM-2673 Sam Cooke - Mr. Soul album art Sam Cooke Mr. Soul (Album) RCA Victor LPM-2673 Canada 1963 Sell This Version
435.007 Sam Cooke - Night Beat album art Sam Cooke Night Beat (Album) RCA Victor 435.007 France 1963 Sell This Version
SF-7674 Sam Cooke - Sam Cooke At The Copa album art Sam Cooke Sam Cooke At The Copa (Album) RCA Victor SF-7674 UK 1964 Sell This Version
LSP-2899 Sam Cooke - Ain't That Good News album art Sam Cooke Ain't That Good News (Album) RCA Victor LSP-2899 Canada 1964 Sell This Version
LSP-3435 Sam Cooke - Try A Little Love album art Sam Cooke Try A Little Love (Album) RCA Victor LSP-3435 US 1965 Sell This Version
LSP-3367, LSP 3367 Sam Cooke - Shake album art Sam Cooke Shake (Album) RCA Victor, RCA Victor LSP-3367, LSP 3367 Germany 1965 Sell This Version
APL1-0899 Sam Cooke - Interprets Billie Holiday album art Sam Cooke Interprets Billie Holiday (Album) RCA APL1-0899 US 1975 Sell This Version
AFL1-5181 Sam Cooke - Live At The Harlem Square Club 1963 album art Sam Cooke Live At The Harlem Square Club 1963 (Album) RCA Victor AFL1-5181 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
MOVLP23 Sam Cooke - Mr. Soul album art Sam Cooke Mr. Soul(LP, Album, Ltd, Num, RE, Pur) Music On Vinyl MOVLP23 2020 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

907 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 907 US 1957 Sell This Version
3-4002 Sam Cooke - For Sentimental Reasons / Desire Me album art Sam Cooke For Sentimental Reasons / Desire Me (Single) Keen (2) 3-4002 US 1957 Sell This Version
34013 Sam Cooke - You Send Me / Summertime album art Sam Cooke You Send Me / Summertime (Single) Keen (2) 34013 US 1957 Sell This Version
613016 Sam Cooke - I'll Come Running Back To You / Forever album art Sam Cooke I'll Come Running Back To You / Forever (Single) Specialty 613016 Canada 1957 Sell This Version
RE 5006 Sam Cooke - You Send Me EP album art Sam Cooke You Send Me EP(7", EP) London Records RE 5006 Sweden 1957 Sell This Version
EPJ 2001 Sam Cooke - Desire Me album art Sam Cooke With Bumps Blackwell Orchestra Sam Cooke With Bumps Blackwell Orchestra - Desire Me(7", EP, Mono) Jolly Hi-Fi Records EPJ 2001 Italy 1957 Sell This Version