Posts from: Rhythm & Blues & Soul & Funk

Sam Cooke’s Sad Demise

Sam Cooke, one of the greatest soul singers in history, was shot to death on this date in 1964 - at the very height of his career.┬áCircumstances surrounding Cooke's murder have always been sketchy. Bertha... Read More »

Marvin Says: Heal Thyself

Singer/songwriter Marvin Gaye was one of Motown's greatest recording artists, releasing two groundbreaking concept albums in the early 1970s: "What's Going On" and "Sexual Healing." After seeing the soul man's large collection of pornography, Rolling... Read More »