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500 Greatest Albums of All Time

107

Sam Cooke, 'Portrait of a Legend'


Sam Cooke, 'Portrait of a Legend'
107/500

ABKCO, 2003

Cooke was a gospel star who crossed over to rock & roll, helping to invent soul music. This career-spanning collection peaks with the civil rights anthem "A Change Is Gonna Come," a posthumous hit after he was shot to death at an L.A. motel in 1964.


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