Sam Cooke Legend

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DVD Features:

  • TV Footage
  • Family Photos
  • Exclusive Bonus Interviews with: Aretha Franklin, Bobby Womack, Lou Rawls, Lloyd Price, Lou Adler, L.C.Cooke and more!
  • Rated: Not Rated
  • Run Time: 1 hours, 10 minutes
  • Video: Color
  • Released:
  • Originally Released: 2003
  • Label: Abkco
  • Encoding: Region 0 (Worldwide)
  • Packaging: Keep Case
  • Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33

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Singer, songwriter, business man, family man, civil rights activist: Sam Cooke transcends all barriers of race faith and talent.

This first-ever biography of the definitive soul singer looks at his extraordinary career and personal life - from his gospel-singing roots through his R&B and pop music career.

Product Description:

Sam Cooke is a soul legend who has influenced popular music for many decades. This documentary originally aired on VH-1, and is presented here with extra footage, rare material, and performance clips that have never been seen before. Amongst the luminaries interviewed are Aretha Franklin, Bonny Womack, Lou Rawls, and many more.

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Music (General) | R&B / Soul | Soul | Soul Music
ABKCO Music & Records

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Customer Rating: Rating 4.6
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Rating 5.0 The man who invented Soul! Movie Lover: from BRONX, NY US -- November, 29, 2014

Sam Cooke is a legend! So many singers were influenced by him ! When he died in the mid sixties, the world was in shock! Most record critics claim that Sam never made a bad record and this is true! A pivotal part of television history occurred when Sam was on the Ed Sullivan show for the first time back in 1957 and time was not allowed for Sam to sing! The American public went berserk and forced Ed Sullivan to bring back Sam for the following week! Sam came back and sang "You Send Me" and the rest is history! Sam Cooke is an immortal and this DVD proves it!

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  • Sales Rank: 75,795
  • UPC: 038781100497
  • Shipping Weight: 0.25/lbs (approx)
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