Sam Cooke, Sam Cooke Biography, Samuel Cooke Biography, Sam Cooke Biography and Profile, African-American Singer, African-American Songwriter

Sam Cooke, African-American Singer and Songwriter, born January 22, 1931, in Clarksdale, Mississippi, he sang with the gospel group the Soul Stirrers before going on to land huge hits like “You Send Me,” “Wonderful World,” “Chain Gang” and “Twistin’ the Night Away.” Sam Cooke died on December 11, 1964, in Los Angeles, California. More about Sam Cooke Biography and Profile. Read more