Joe Cocker, 1944 — 2014

Joe Cocker, 1944 – 2014

Singer Joe Cocker (John Robert Cocker OBE) died today at age 70. Know for soulful, distinctive interpretations of  Rock, Soul, and R&B classics, his career spanned 50 years.

“Joe Cocker, Grammy-winning singer, dies at age of 70,” Hanna Ellis-Petersen, The Guardian

“Joe Cocker, Raspy-Voiced Rock Star With Distinctive Moves, Is Dead at 70,” Ben Sisario, New York Times

“Long As I Can See the Light,” written by John C. Fogarty, from Joe Cocker’s Hymn for My Soul (2007).

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