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Sam Cooke Pt. 1: King of Soul

Sam Cooke Pt. 1: King of Soul

Update: 2019-08-268
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On the evening of December 10, 1964, singer Sam Cooke checked into a motel expecting a sexual dalliance with one of his fans.  In the early hours of the next morning, he was shot to death by the motel manager.  While she later claimed self-defense, many believe Cooke was assassinated for his civil rights activism.

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Matt Gold

Medger Evers was not killed in a church bombing. he was assassinated by gunshot. ironic that this podcast got that wrong

Aug 28th
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Sam Cooke Pt. 1: King of Soul

Sam Cooke Pt. 1: King of Soul

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