Samuel Cook (January 22, 1931 December 11, 1964), better known as 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.

Cooke had 29 Top 40 hits in the U.S. between 1957 and 1964. Major hits like "You Send Me", "A Change Is Gonna Come", "Chain Gang", "Wonderful World", and "Bring It on Home to Me" are some of his most popular songs. Cooke was also among the first modern black performers and composers to attend to the business side of his musical career. He founded both a record label and a publishing company as an extension of his careers as a singer and composer. He also took an active part in the American Civil Rights Movement.

 

 

A Change is Gonna Come Lyrics
Ain't That Good News Lyrics
Another Saturday Night Lyrics
Blue Moon Lyrics
Bring It On Home To Me Lyrics
Chain Gang Lyrics
Cupid Lyrics
Dream Lover Lyrics
Everybody Loves To Cha Cha Lyrics
Good Times Lyrics
Havin' A Party Lyrics
I Love You For Sentimental Reasons Lyrics
I'll Come Running Back To You Lyrics
It's Been A Long Time Coming Lyrics
Jesus Gave Me Water Lyrics
Just For You Lyrics
Little Red Rooster Lyrics
Lonely Teardrops Lyrics
Lovable Lyrics
Moonlight In Vermont Lyrics
Nothing Can Change This Love Lyrics
Sad Moon Lyrics
Shake Lyrics
She Was Only Sixteen Lyrics
Stand By Me Lyrics
Sugar Dumpling Lyrics
Summertime Lyrics
Tennessee Waltz Lyrics
That's Where It's At Lyrics
The Birds & The Bees Lyrics
This Little Light Of Mine Lyrics
Twistin' The Night Away Lyrics
Under The Boardwalk Lyrics
What A Wonderful World This Would Be Lyrics
Win Your Love For Me Lyrics
Working In A Coal Mine Lyrics
You Belong To Me Lyrics
You Send Me Lyrics
You Were Made For Me Lyrics
   
Amazing Grace Lyrics
Any Day Now Lyrics
Touch The Hem Of His Garment Lyrics
Wonderful Lyrics
   
 

 

 

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