Sam Cooke

Samuel Cook (January 22, 1931 – December 11, 1964), better known under the stage name Sam Cooke, was an American gospel, R&B, soul, and pop singer, songwriter, and entrepreneur. He is considered to be one of the pioneers and founders of soul music. He is commonly known as the King of Soul for his distinctive vocal abilities and influence on the modern world of music. His contribution in pioneering soul music led to the rise of Aretha Franklin, Bobby Womack, Al Green, Curtis Mayfield, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, and popularized the likes of Otis Redding and James Brown.

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Sam Cooke [1958]

Desire Me  
You Were Made for Me  

Shake [1965]

I'm in the Mood for Love  

Golden Age [1976]

Love You Most of All  

Havin' a Party [1981]

Baby Baby Baby  

You Send Me [Charly] [1993]

All My Life2:24 
Only Sixteen2:03 

Wonderful World [2011]

Chaing Gang2:32 

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