You Send Me - The Sam Cooke Story

The definitive story of the Father of Soul.

Episodes

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20061129

3/4.

The definitive story of the Father of Soul, featuring the inside stories, some key associates and a host of famous fans.

Having a Party: Sam Cooke takes control of a studio.

01Touch The Hem Of His Garment2004120320061018
20061115 (R2)

A look at Sam's early struggles to move away from gospel music to rock n roll.

Songs include You Send Me and Lovable.

02Wonderful World2004121020061025
20061122 (R2)

A look at Sam's early solo recordings and his desire to form recording, publishing and management companies.

03Having A Party2004121720061101

A look at how Sam took control of a studio, developed as a live performer and toured England.

Includes live recordings from the period.

04 LAST20061206

A celebration of the musician on the anniversary of his death.

04 LASTA Change Is Gonna Come20041224

Is it due to his role in the civil rights movement that Sam Cooke's fatal shooting at the age of 33 remains shrouded in doubt?