R&B Jukebox Celebrates Sam Cooke
Saturday, January 22, marks the birthday of the father of soul music, Sam Cooke!
Sam Cooke put the spirit of the gospel sound into popular music and created a new American sound. This genius left an immeasurable imprint on music, and on society. We will spend this week’s show celebrating Sam Cooke’s contributions as a singer, songwriter, producer, and a champion of civil rights.
You’ll hear brilliant performances by Sam Cooke, and unique interpretations of his compositions by artists such as Ray Charles, The Miracles, Little Anthony & The Imperials, Bobby Womack, The Supremes, and other surprise artists!
Your host Ricky Moseley drops the needle on Saturday, January 22, at 6 pm. Only on KUVO JAZZ!
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