Sam Cooke Net Worth
Sam Cooke made money by Musicians niche. For all time, at the moment, 2016 year, Sam Cooke earned $61 Million. Exact sum is $61000000.
Short biography, height, weight, dates:
Birth date: January 22, 1931, Clarksdale, Mississippi, United States
Death date: December 11, 1964, Hacienda Motel, Los Angeles, California, United States
Birth place: Clarksdale, Mississippi, USA
Height:5 10 (1.78 m)
Profession: Soundtrack, Actor
Spouse: Barbara Campbell (m. 1959Р 1964), Dolores Mohawk (m. 1953Р 1957)
Children: Linda Womack
Wikipedia Source: Sam Cooke
Samuel Cook, known professionally as Sam Cooke, was an American singer, songwriter, and entrepreneur. Influential as both a singer and composer, he is commonly known as the King of Soul for his distinctive vocals and importance within popular music. His pioneering contributions to soul music contributed to the rise of Aretha Franklin, Bobby Womack, Al Green, Curtis Mayfield, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, and Billy Preston, and popularized the likes of Otis Redding and James Brown. AllMusic biographer Bruce Eder wrote that Cooke was the inventor of soul music, and possessed an incredible natural singing voice and a smooth, effortless delivery that has never been surpassed.