Sam Cooke, the King of Soul

Sam Cooke

Introduction to Sam Cooke Sam Cooke (1931-1964) was an American R&B/soul singer-songwriter and businessman. During the 60s music era, Cooke rose to the top of the charts with “You Send Me,” which even dislodged Elvis Presley’s “Jailhouse Rock” from the #1 spot. His crossover appeal continued with such pop and R&B hit … Read more