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Wed Jan 22, 2020, 09:30 AM

Sam Cooke was born on this date-

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Reply Sam Cooke was born on this date- (Original post)
Dyedinthewoolliberal Jan 22 OP
Lindsay Jan 22 #1
lark Jan 22 #2
CaptYossarian Jan 22 #3
The Polack MSgt Jan 22 #4

Response to Dyedinthewoolliberal (Original post)

Wed Jan 22, 2020, 09:35 AM

1. And you chose

my very most favorite of his songs!

Thank you for remembering a great talent.

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Response to Dyedinthewoolliberal (Original post)

Wed Jan 22, 2020, 09:39 AM

2. Great voice, great song. Thanks.

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Response to Dyedinthewoolliberal (Original post)

Wed Jan 22, 2020, 10:48 AM

3. So many parallels with Marvin Gaye:

Singer/songwriter/pianist

Sang in the church

Fathers were ministers

Added the letter E to last names

Died way too young (Cooke was 33; Gaye died the day before his 45th birthday)

Both shot to death (Cooke seems to have been murdered too).

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Response to Dyedinthewoolliberal (Original post)

Wed Jan 22, 2020, 11:12 AM

4. One of the best soul singers to ever live

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