All Posts Tagged With: "Sam Cooke"

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Ten American Masters Who Made Their Mark on Black History

In honor of Black History Month, American Masters looks at just ten of its artists and advocates who shaped America's culture, changed the course of history, and in particular, took a stand in the Civil Rights Movement to create a lawful and just society for all.

Feb 19th, 2014 | 0 comments

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Sam Cooke - Interview with Narrator Danny Glover

Danny Glover discusses the first time he heard Sam Cooke's music, the social context in which Sam released his records, and the collective journey on which Sam's music takes us.

Jan 7th, 2010 | 16 comments

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Sam Cooke - Interview with Executive Producer Avon Kirkland

Avon Kirkland, Executive Producer of "Sam Cooke: Crossing Over," explains the impact and importance of the legendary singer.

Jan 6th, 2010 | 11 comments

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Sam Cooke - Interview with Producer D. Channsin Berry

D. Channsin Berry, Co-Producer of Sam Cooke: Crossing Over, discusses his motivation for making a documentary about "the man who invented soul."

Jan 5th, 2010 | 27 comments

Sam Cooke - Liner Notes by Lee Hildebrand

The following essay by Lee Hildebrand comes from Specialty Records' 1991 collection, "Sam Cooke with the Soul Stirrers."

Jan 5th, 2010 | 3 comments

Sam Cooke - Crossing Over

American Masters celebrates the wonderful world of music game-changer and definitive soul singer Sam Cooke.

Jan 1st, 2010 | 192 comments

Sam Cooke - Production Credits

View the production credits for "Sam Cooke: Crossing Over."

Dec 1st, 2009 | Comments Off

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