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Sam Cooke

Born: 
01/22/1931
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Died: 
12/11/1964
Years Active: 
1940's-1964
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Samuel Cook, 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.

Discography

Concerts

Event Date Venue City Region Country
14th Annual Cavalcade of Jazz 08/03/1958 Shrine Auditorium Los Angeles California USA
Sam Cooke vs Jackie Wilson 09/28/1958 Magnolia Ballroom Atlanta Georgia USA
Sam Cooke 09/29/1958 Chattanooga Memorial Auditorium Chattanooga Tennessee USA
Sam Cooke 12/11/1958 Livestock Auditorium Valdosta Georgia USA
Sam Cooke / The Crests 05/06/1960 Howard Theatre Washington District of Columbia USA
Sam Cooke / The Crests 05/07/1960 Howard Theatre Washington District of Columbia USA
Sam Cooke / The Crests 05/08/1960 Howard Theatre Washington District of Columbia USA
Sam Cooke / The Crests 05/09/1960 Howard Theatre Washington District of Columbia USA
Sam Cooke / The Crests 05/10/1960 Howard Theatre Washington District of Columbia USA
Sam Cooke / The Crests 05/11/1960 Howard Theatre Washington District of Columbia USA
Sam Cooke / The Crests 05/12/1960 Howard Theatre Washington District of Columbia USA
Sam Cooke / The Crests 05/13/1960 Royal Theatre Baltimore Maryland USA
Sam Cooke / The Crests 05/14/1960 Royal Theatre Baltimore Maryland USA
Sam Cooke / The Crests 05/15/1960 Royal Theatre Baltimore Maryland USA
Sam Cooke / The Crests 05/16/1960 Royal Theatre Baltimore Maryland USA
Sam Cooke / The Crests 05/17/1960 Royal Theatre Baltimore Maryland USA
Sam Cooke / The Crests 05/18/1960 Royal Theatre Baltimore Maryland USA
Sam Cooke / The Crests 05/19/1960 Royal Theatre Baltimore Maryland USA
Big Rhythm Show of '61 08/12/1961 Newark Schools Stadium Newark New Jersey USA
Sam Cooke Recording Session 12/20/1963 RCA Studios Hollywood Hollywood California USA
Sam Cooke Recording Session 12/21/1963 RCA Studios Hollywood Hollywood California USA
Sam Cooke Recording Session 02/02/1964 RCA Studios Hollywood Hollywood California USA