At first glance, you wouldn’t link Bob Dylan and Sam Cooke. Yet, there’s a through-line between two of their most popular songs.
Sam Cooke ranks among the top singers of all time. An upcoming box set captures his early genius — snuffed out too soon.
Janis Joplin, Sam Cooke, Mama Cass, and Brian Jones all left behind rich musical legacies after their tragic, untimely deaths. This bunch of excellent biographies goes deeper into their various stories.