Sam Cooke: Legend

Program Description:

The first ever biography to chronicle the life of singer, songwriter, business man, family man and civil rights activist, Sam Cooke whose timeless appeal transcends all barriers of race, faith, and talent.  Written by best selling author Peter Guralnick and narrated by Tony award winning actor, Jeffrey Wright; with 2 hours of additional interviews featuring Aretha Franklin, Lou Rawls, Lloyd Price, Bobby Womack, Sam’s family and many others.  Features many of the artist’s hits woven throughout the narrative.



(c) Abkco Photo by Wally Seawell

(c) Abkco Photo by Wally Seawell