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Nottingham Post
Rod Stewart at Motorpoint Arena Nottinghamfront page from the Nottingham Evening Post; and 1978's Hot Legs is particularl
Rod Stewart at Motorpoint Arena Nottingham
Nottingham Post / Posted 19 hours ago
front page from the Nottingham Evening Post; and 1978's Hot Legs is particularly strong. Rod is primarily an interpreter. Sam Cooke's Having A Party kicks off the night and Robert Palmer's Some Guys Have All The Luck follows it. Cat Stevens' First... Read more
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Pasadena Weekly
Bare-Knuckle BluesClub. Starting in his teens, Shorty has performed over the years with top star
Bare-Knuckle Blues
Pasadena Weekly / Posted yesterday
Club. Starting in his teens, Shorty has performed over the years with top stars in the business, including Ray Charles, Sam Cooke, B.B. King and T-Bone Walker. On a related note, on May 10 more than $30,000 worth of gear was stolen from his van... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Pearlie M. Pervis, 77were reading, doing crossword puzzles and playing spades. She loved listening t
Pearlie M. Pervis, 77
New Haven Independent / Posted yesterday
were reading, doing crossword puzzles and playing spades. She loved listening to classic R&B artists Otis Redding and Sam Cooke. She leaves to cherish her memory, sons Michael (Cynthia) Pervis, Brian (Margaret) Pervis, Phillip Pervis, Kellen... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Chris Smalling's dog is having a better Euro 2016 than you areas good as Chris Smalling's dog, Miley. Stay with us. In a series of photos po
Chris Smalling's dog is having a better Euro 2016 than you are
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
as good as Chris Smalling's dog, Miley. Stay with us. In a series of photos posted by Smalling's Page 3 model girlfriend Sam Cooke, we can see how Miley has joined her owners in France, to help Cooke support the England defender. The result? A... Read more
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Al.com
Vote for the greatest Southern musician: Arkansas, Mississippi, TennesseeBritney is decades younger and her foundation is much newer. Her legacy is stil
Vote for the greatest Southern musician: Arkansas, Mississippi, Tennessee
Al.com / Posted 3 days ago
Britney is decades younger and her foundation is much newer. Her legacy is still being written. –Carla Jean Whitley (4) Sam Cooke vs. (13) Faith Hill Let's talk about influence, because this is a showdown between two artists with strong but... Read more
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examiner.com
Amateur Night at Apollo: Nothin’ But Soul with special guest star Deborah Coxpreserving the rich musical history of soul music and its pioneers. We’re talki
Amateur Night at Apollo: Nothin’ But Soul with special guest star Deborah Cox
examiner.com / Posted 5 days ago
preserving the rich musical history of soul music and its pioneers. We’re talking classics like James Brown, Chaka Khan, Sam Cooke, Otis Redding and more,” said Amateur Night producer Marion J. Caffey. “And we are excited to welcome our special... Read more
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Ipswich Star
based duo who make up J.S and the Lockerbillies set to perform at Glastonbury Festivalthe band plays its own original music, as well as numbers by artists such as Jo
based duo who make up J.S and the Lockerbillies set to perform at Glastonbury Festival
Ipswich Star / Posted 6 days ago
the band plays its own original music, as well as numbers by artists such as Johnny Cash, Elvis Presley, Buddy Holly and Sam Cooke. Vocalist Josh said: “I’ve always had a deep voice so I sing quite a bit of Johnny Cash songs.” The band also... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Oklahoma City shines in new Kevin Durant Nike commercialin the middle of the night. A spotlight shines on Oklahoma City's skyline as th
Oklahoma City shines in new Kevin Durant Nike commercial
The Oklahoman / Posted 8 days ago
in the middle of the night. A spotlight shines on Oklahoma City's skyline as the soulful sound of legendary vocalist Sam Cooke fades in with the classic tune “Good Times.” The next 53 seconds seem surreal. But it's the commercial's final... Read more
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Pitchfork
Van Morrison: It's Too Late to Stop Now... Volumes II, III, IV & DVD Album Reviewin 1973 juxtaposed original material from throughout his career with establishe
Van Morrison: It's Too Late to Stop Now... Volumes II, III, IV & DVD Album Review
Pitchfork / Posted 8 days ago
in 1973 juxtaposed original material from throughout his career with established soul and blues songs by Ray Charles and Sam Cooke, Willie Dixon and Sonny Boy Williamson. His own songs are composites themselves: blues, jazz, folk, and rock forms... Read more
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examiner.com
Prince Remembered at 2016 Apollo Spring Gala featuring The O'Jays and LL Cool Jprivileged to appear in one of the famous venues in the world. "It is an honor
Prince Remembered at 2016 Apollo Spring Gala featuring The O'Jays and LL Cool J
examiner.com / Posted 9 days ago
privileged to appear in one of the famous venues in the world. "It is an honor to be on the same stage as Wilson Pickett, Sam Cooke and Duke Ellington," he said. The singer from Fort, Worth, Texas performed Pickett's classic "Mustang Sally," then... Read more
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examiner.com
Nathaniel Rateliff and the Night Sweats shake the Wolf Trap Filene Centerfun to watch.) Yeah, it’s a little bit retro, but still mighty sweet, making i
Nathaniel Rateliff and the Night Sweats shake the Wolf Trap Filene Center
examiner.com / Posted 12 days ago
fun to watch.) Yeah, it’s a little bit retro, but still mighty sweet, making it a logical extension from the likes of Sam Cooke to Southside Johnny & The Asbury Dukes to Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings. Another comparison could be made to the... Read more
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Daily Star
Meet Page 3 model Sam Cooke – Chris Smalling’s stunning WAGHOT: Meet Chris Smalling's stunning WAG Sam Cooke Smalling, England’s 26-year-
Meet Page 3 model Sam Cooke – Chris Smalling’s stunning WAG
Daily Star / Posted 13 days ago
HOT: Meet Chris Smalling's stunning WAG Sam Cooke Smalling, England’s 26-year-old centre back, is preparing for England’s opening game of Euro 2016 against Russia. The 30-year-old former Page 3 model is quite the head-turner. In these saucy snaps... Read more
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Evening Standard
The Euro 2016 WAGs to watch: from Ana Ivanovic to Emma Rhys-Jonesin your own right, the starting point is becoming a social media millionaire. F
The Euro 2016 WAGs to watch: from Ana Ivanovic to Emma Rhys-Jones
Evening Standard / Posted 14 days ago
in your own right, the starting point is becoming a social media millionaire. Former glamour model turned photographer Sam Cooke, who is dating Manchester United and England defender Chris Smalling, has racked up 50,000 Twitter and Instagram... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Are pop stars destined to die young?planned “hits” on rappers Tupac Shakur and Jam Master Jay. There’s still a good
Are pop stars destined to die young?
Darien News-Review / Posted 15 days ago
planned “hits” on rappers Tupac Shakur and Jam Master Jay. There’s still a good deal of controversy about the shooting of Sam Cooke by a female hotel manager (who was likely protecting a prostitute who had robbed Cooke). Al Jackson Jr., the... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Indianapolis man recalls friendship with Muhammad Aliof his previous wives with his infidelities, but also pride in his children. A
Indianapolis man recalls friendship with Muhammad Ali
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 15 days ago
of his previous wives with his infidelities, but also pride in his children. Ali and Siddeeq shared a love of the music of Sam Cooke and card tricks. “Every time he did a trick, and some of them were mind blowing, he would stop and show you how to... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Are pop stars destined to die young?planned “hits” on rappers Tupac Shakur and Jam Master Jay. There’s still a good
Are pop stars destined to die young?
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 15 days ago
planned “hits” on rappers Tupac Shakur and Jam Master Jay. There’s still a good deal of controversy about the shooting of Sam Cooke by a female hotel manager (who was likely protecting a prostitute who had robbed Cooke). Al Jackson Jr., the... Read more
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15d
The Arizona Republic
Playlist: 7 decades of classic songs about summerLouis Armstrong because it's so much sadder than the other versions I have hear
Playlist: 7 decades of classic songs about summer
The Arizona Republic / Posted 15 days ago
Louis Armstrong because it's so much sadder than the other versions I have heard (from Billie Holiday to Ten Years After, Sam Cooke and the Zombies, although doing it in waltz time was a bold but brilliant change-up on the Zombies part).Beyonce... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Are pop stars destined to die young?planned “hits” on rappers Tupac Shakur and Jam Master Jay. There’s still a good
Are pop stars destined to die young?
Stamford Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
planned “hits” on rappers Tupac Shakur and Jam Master Jay. There’s still a good deal of controversy about the shooting of Sam Cooke by a female hotel manager (who was likely protecting a prostitute who had robbed Cooke). Al Jackson Jr., the... Read more
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15d
The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Are pop stars destined to die young?planned “hits” on rappers Tupac Shakur and Jam Master Jay. There’s still a good
Are pop stars destined to die young?
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 15 days ago
planned “hits” on rappers Tupac Shakur and Jam Master Jay. There’s still a good deal of controversy about the shooting of Sam Cooke by a female hotel manager (who was likely protecting a prostitute who had robbed Cooke). Al Jackson Jr., the... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Are pop stars destined to die young?planned “hits” on rappers Tupac Shakur and Jam Master Jay. There’s still a good
Are pop stars destined to die young?
The New Canaan News / Posted 15 days ago
planned “hits” on rappers Tupac Shakur and Jam Master Jay. There’s still a good deal of controversy about the shooting of Sam Cooke by a female hotel manager (who was likely protecting a prostitute who had robbed Cooke). Al Jackson Jr., the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Are pop stars destined to die young?planned “hits” on rappers Tupac Shakur and Jam Master Jay. There’s still a good
Are pop stars destined to die young?
Connecticut Post / Posted 15 days ago
planned “hits” on rappers Tupac Shakur and Jam Master Jay. There’s still a good deal of controversy about the shooting of Sam Cooke by a female hotel manager (who was likely protecting a prostitute who had robbed Cooke). Al Jackson Jr., the... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Are pop stars destined to die young?planned “hits” on rappers Tupac Shakur and Jam Master Jay. There’s still a good
Are pop stars destined to die young?
Greenwich Time / Posted 15 days ago
planned “hits” on rappers Tupac Shakur and Jam Master Jay. There’s still a good deal of controversy about the shooting of Sam Cooke by a female hotel manager (who was likely protecting a prostitute who had robbed Cooke). Al Jackson Jr., the... Read more
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The News-Times
Are pop stars destined to die young?planned “hits” on rappers Tupac Shakur and Jam Master Jay. There’s still a good
Are pop stars destined to die young?
The News-Times / Posted 15 days ago
planned “hits” on rappers Tupac Shakur and Jam Master Jay. There’s still a good deal of controversy about the shooting of Sam Cooke by a female hotel manager (who was likely protecting a prostitute who had robbed Cooke). Al Jackson Jr., the... Read more
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15d
Daily Mirror
Chris Smalling's dog Miley thinks it's all Rover as he flies her to Euro 2016The Cocker Spaniel, Jack Russell cross, called Miley, is being taken to France
Chris Smalling's dog Miley thinks it's all Rover as he flies her to Euro 2016
Daily Mirror / Posted 15 days ago
The Cocker Spaniel, Jack Russell cross, called Miley, is being taken to France by his girlfriend Sam Cooke. She posted a picture of Miley with her pet passport, saying: “France here we come..... #euros2016.” Miley is used to the high-life and is... Read more
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Gonzales Weekly Citizen
Peter Chianca: Recent and recommended music albums for Junesingle handedly turning a classic-rock chestnut into something blistering and a
Peter Chianca: Recent and recommended music albums for June
Gonzales Weekly Citizen / Posted 15 days ago
single handedly turning a classic-rock chestnut into something blistering and alive.Those are far from the only highlights: Sam Cooke�s �A Change is Gonna Come� will make you find religion whether you want to or not, and the raucous 2009 take on... Read more
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Hope Star
Peter Chianca: Recent and recommended music albums for Junesingle handedly turning a classic-rock chestnut into something blistering and a
Peter Chianca: Recent and recommended music albums for June
Hope Star / Posted 15 days ago
single handedly turning a classic-rock chestnut into something blistering and alive.Those are far from the only highlights: Sam Cooke�s �A Change is Gonna Come� will make you find religion whether you want to or not, and the raucous 2009 take on... Read more
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Redwood Falls Gazette
Peter Chianca: Recent and recommended music albums for Junesingle handedly turning a classic-rock chestnut into something blistering and a
Peter Chianca: Recent and recommended music albums for June
Redwood Falls Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
single handedly turning a classic-rock chestnut into something blistering and alive.Those are far from the only highlights: Sam Cooke�s �A Change is Gonna Come� will make you find religion whether you want to or not, and the raucous 2009 take on... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
12 of the Greatest Gospel Groupsimage above to hear some of the greatest hits from, Soul Stirrers This group l
12 of the Greatest Gospel Groups
The Birmingham Times / Posted 15 days ago
image above to hear some of the greatest hits from, Soul Stirrers This group launched the career of legendary soul singer Sam Cooke—but they were much more than that. The Soul Stirrers set the pace for gospel and pop vocal groups and played a role... Read more
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The Helena Daily World
Peter Chianca: Recent and recommended music albums for Junesingle handedly turning a classic-rock chestnut into something blistering and a
Peter Chianca: Recent and recommended music albums for June
The Helena Daily World / Posted 15 days ago
single handedly turning a classic-rock chestnut into something blistering and alive.Those are far from the only highlights: Sam Cooke�s �A Change is Gonna Come� will make you find religion whether you want to or not, and the raucous 2009 take on... Read more
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Stuttgart Daily Leader
Peter Chianca: Recent and recommended music albums for Junesingle handedly turning a classic-rock chestnut into something blistering and a
Peter Chianca: Recent and recommended music albums for June
Stuttgart Daily Leader / Posted 15 days ago
single handedly turning a classic-rock chestnut into something blistering and alive.Those are far from the only highlights: Sam Cooke�s �A Change is Gonna Come� will make you find religion whether you want to or not, and the raucous 2009 take on... Read more
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16d
Raw Story
Are pop stars destined to die young?planned “hits” on rappers Tupac Shakur and Jam Master Jay. There’s still a good
Are pop stars destined to die young?
Raw Story / Posted 16 days ago
planned “hits” on rappers Tupac Shakur and Jam Master Jay. There’s still a good deal of controversy about the shooting of Sam Cooke by a female hotel manager (who was likely protecting a prostitute who had robbed Cooke). Al Jackson Jr., the... Read more
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express
Blow the whistle on Euro's sexiest WAGs: Full line-up revealedWAGs expected to make an appearance at Euro 2016Related articles Pictures: The
Blow the whistle on Euro's sexiest WAGs: Full line-up revealed
express / Posted 16 days ago
WAGs expected to make an appearance at Euro 2016Related articles Pictures: The sexiest snaps of Chris Smalling's missus Sam Cooke Football girl wows internet with her firm hand and impressive skills Their stunning wives and partners will be... Read more
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Rhyl, Prestatyn and Abergele Journal
Live version of radio show which celebrates music of the 50s to come to Rhylon Saturday July 23. The Sounds of the 50’s band will perform hits from the li
Live version of radio show which celebrates music of the 50s to come to Rhyl
Rhyl, Prestatyn and Abergele Journal / Posted 16 days ago
on Saturday July 23. The Sounds of the 50’s band will perform hits from the likes of Elvis, Buddy Holly, James Brown, Sam Cooke, Ray Charles, Fats Domino, Bill Haley, Frankie Laine, The Drifters, Frankie Lymon and The Teenagers, Julie London,... Read more
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Football.co.uk
Five of the hottest Euro 2016 WAGsfour years and will be backing the world cup winner to add Euro 2016 glory to h
Five of the hottest Euro 2016 WAGs
Football.co.uk / Posted 16 days ago
four years and will be backing the world cup winner to add Euro 2016 glory to his already impressive list of achievements.Sam Cooke Sam Cooke is a former glamour model turned photographer who would certainly love to snap her boyfriend lifting the... Read more
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Kewanee Star Courier
Peter Chianca: Recent and recommended music albums for Junesingle handedly turning a classic-rock chestnut into something blistering and a
Peter Chianca: Recent and recommended music albums for June
Kewanee Star Courier / Posted 16 days ago
single handedly turning a classic-rock chestnut into something blistering and alive.Those are far from the only highlights: Sam Cooke�s �A Change is Gonna Come� will make you find religion whether you want to or not, and the raucous 2009 take on... Read more
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examiner.com
Deon Kipping gears up for his second album releaseDeon will quickly highlight his love for music and his appreciation for good so
Deon Kipping gears up for his second album release
examiner.com / Posted 16 days ago
Deon will quickly highlight his love for music and his appreciation for good songwriting. A few of Deon's favorites are Sam Cooke, Andrae Crouch, Bishop Marvin Winans, and Elder Timothy Wright. Deon has already begun to make a mark in the annals... Read more
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The Harrisburg Daily Register
Peter Chianca: Recent and recommended music albums for Junesingle handedly turning a classic-rock chestnut into something blistering and a
Peter Chianca: Recent and recommended music albums for June
The Harrisburg Daily Register / Posted 16 days ago
single handedly turning a classic-rock chestnut into something blistering and alive.Those are far from the only highlights: Sam Cooke�s �A Change is Gonna Come� will make you find religion whether you want to or not, and the raucous 2009 take on... Read more
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17d
NBC News
Essay: 'The Greatest' Losses: What Prince and Muhammad Ali Sharedhis playful Ebonics references to the "wrecka stow" in the film "Under The Cher
Essay: 'The Greatest' Losses: What Prince and Muhammad Ali Shared
NBC News / Posted 17 days ago
his playful Ebonics references to the "wrecka stow" in the film "Under The Cherry Moon" (as in, "if you wanted to buy a Sam Cooke album, where would you go?") to the meticulous Afro that he donned until his last day on earth, Prince too conveyed... Read more
17d
iol.co.za
Ali: ‘The Greatest Love of All’champion or had changed his name from Cassius Clay, Muhammad Ali was a force in
Ali: ‘The Greatest Love of All’
iol.co.za / Posted 17 days ago
champion or had changed his name from Cassius Clay, Muhammad Ali was a force in the music world. He had befriended Sam Cooke and released an album featuring his comic poetry and a cover of the hit “Stand By Me.” But starting in the... Read more
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Horncastle Today
Woodhall Spa draw match on final ballat regular intervals and were bowled out for 181. John Temperton picked up 3-42
Woodhall Spa draw match on final ball
Horncastle Today / Posted 17 days ago
at regular intervals and were bowled out for 181. John Temperton picked up 3-42 off his 10 overs and under-13 bowlers Sam Cooke (3-42) and Dewi Bourke (1-41) were once again impressive, particularly during the dying overs. Away at Grimsby... Read more
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ChillicotheNews
Peter Chianca: Recent and recommended music albums for Junesingle handedly turning a classic-rock chestnut into something blistering and a
Peter Chianca: Recent and recommended music albums for June
ChillicotheNews / Posted 17 days ago
single handedly turning a classic-rock chestnut into something blistering and alive.Those are far from the only highlights: Sam Cooke�s �A Change is Gonna Come� will make you find religion whether you want to or not, and the raucous 2009 take on... Read more
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Duquoin.com
Peter Chianca: Recent and recommended music albums for Junesingle handedly turning a classic-rock chestnut into something blistering and a
Peter Chianca: Recent and recommended music albums for June
Duquoin.com / Posted 17 days ago
single handedly turning a classic-rock chestnut into something blistering and alive.Those are far from the only highlights: Sam Cooke�s �A Change is Gonna Come� will make you find religion whether you want to or not, and the raucous 2009 take on... Read more
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Newport Independent
Peter Chianca: Recent and recommended music albums for Junesingle handedly turning a classic-rock chestnut into something blistering and a
Peter Chianca: Recent and recommended music albums for June
Newport Independent / Posted 17 days ago
single handedly turning a classic-rock chestnut into something blistering and alive.Those are far from the only highlights: Sam Cooke�s �A Change is Gonna Come� will make you find religion whether you want to or not, and the raucous 2009 take on... Read more
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AledoTimesRecord.com
Recent and recommended music albums for Junesingle handedly turning a classic-rock chestnut into something blistering and a
Recent and recommended music albums for June
AledoTimesRecord.com / Posted 17 days ago
single handedly turning a classic-rock chestnut into something blistering and alive.Those are far from the only highlights: Sam Cooke�s �A Change is Gonna Come� will make you find religion whether you want to or not, and the raucous 2009 take on... Read more
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Linn County Leader
Peter Chianca: Recent and recommended music albums for Junesingle handedly turning a classic-rock chestnut into something blistering and a
Peter Chianca: Recent and recommended music albums for June
Linn County Leader / Posted 17 days ago
single handedly turning a classic-rock chestnut into something blistering and alive.Those are far from the only highlights: Sam Cooke�s �A Change is Gonna Come� will make you find religion whether you want to or not, and the raucous 2009 take on... Read more
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Boonville Daily News
Peter Chianca: Recent and recommended music albums for Junesingle handedly turning a classic-rock chestnut into something blistering and a
Peter Chianca: Recent and recommended music albums for June
Boonville Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
single handedly turning a classic-rock chestnut into something blistering and alive.Those are far from the only highlights: Sam Cooke�s �A Change is Gonna Come� will make you find religion whether you want to or not, and the raucous 2009 take on... Read more
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Benton Evening News
Peter Chianca: Recent and recommended music albums for Junesingle handedly turning a classic-rock chestnut into something blistering and a
Peter Chianca: Recent and recommended music albums for June
Benton Evening News / Posted 17 days ago
single handedly turning a classic-rock chestnut into something blistering and alive.Those are far from the only highlights: Sam Cooke�s �A Change is Gonna Come� will make you find religion whether you want to or not, and the raucous 2009 take on... Read more
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CambridgeChronicle.com
Peter Chianca: Recent and recommended music albums for Junesingle handedly turning a classic-rock chestnut into something blistering and a
Peter Chianca: Recent and recommended music albums for June
CambridgeChronicle.com / Posted 17 days ago
single handedly turning a classic-rock chestnut into something blistering and alive.Those are far from the only highlights: Sam Cooke�s �A Change is Gonna Come� will make you find religion whether you want to or not, and the raucous 2009 take on... Read more
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GalvaNews
Peter Chianca: Recent and recommended music albums for Junesingle handedly turning a classic-rock chestnut into something blistering and a
Peter Chianca: Recent and recommended music albums for June
GalvaNews / Posted 17 days ago
single handedly turning a classic-rock chestnut into something blistering and alive.Those are far from the only highlights: Sam Cooke�s �A Change is Gonna Come� will make you find religion whether you want to or not, and the raucous 2009 take on... Read more
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examiner.com
Ali and Sam Cooke together paved the way for changefigures whom Muhammad Ali was linked with in his singular life. On the cultural
Ali and Sam Cooke together paved the way for change
examiner.com / Posted 18 days ago
figures whom Muhammad Ali was linked with in his singular life. On the cultural side, none was more significant than Sam Cooke. “Watching the film of him outside the ring just after he beat Sonny Liston, he says, ‘Let Sam in! This is the... Read more
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