The great singer/songwriter Sam Cooke was born today 1-22 in 1931. Sam had a string of hits including You Send Me, A Change Is Gonna Come, Cupid, Chain Gang, Wonderful Wonderful, Twistin the Night Away, Bring It on Home to Me, Send Me Some Lovin, Having a Party and Only Sixteen. Sam passed tragically in a shooting in 1964.
Sam Cooke 1965
Sam Cooke and wife Barbara cooking and playing music in the kitchen of their home, uncredited