SAM COOKE REPLIES TO DYLAN WITH “A CHANGE IS GONNA COME”

Sam Cooke hit the recording studio today (January 30, 1964), to record his classic Civil Rights…

Happy Birthday Jesse Belvin

One of the greatest songwriters celebrates his birthday.

Bobby Womack Marries Sam Cooke’s Widow and Gets Pistol Whipped

Singer Bobby Womack married Sam Cooke’s widow today (February 24, 1965). The marriage was scandalous from…

Sam Cooke Singing Bob Dylan’s “Blowin’ In The Wind” Live

In today’s clip, Sam Cooke performs Bob Dylan’s classic anthem, “Blowin In The Wind.” Sam was…

Woman Involved In Sam Cooke’s Death Arrested LA Vice Squad

The drama surrounding the shooting death of singer Sam Cooke continued today (January 11, 1965), in…

Sam Cooke Funeral In Chicago; Thousands Mob The Streets

Thousands of fans mobbed the street today (December 18, 1964) in Chicago, Illinois where a funeral…

R&B Star Sam Cooke Shot and Killed in Los Angeles

R&B singer Sam Cooke was shot and killed today (December 11, 1964) in a Los Angeles…

Sam Cooke Signs With Keen; “You Send Me” Released

Sam Cooke Signs to Keen Records...