Is Sam Cooke a gospel singer?
What gospel group did Sam Cooke sing with?
Cooke's career came in two phases. As a member of the groundbreaking Soul Stirrers, a premier gospel group of the 1950s, he electrified the African American church community nationwide with a light, lilting vocal style that soared rather than thundered.Aug 25, 2022
How long was Sam Cooke With the Soul Stirrers?
Cooke joined the group at 19 and served as lead vocalist from 1950 to 1956. One of the early singles with Cooke was "Jesus Gave Me Water", a major hit that brought the Soul Stirrers acclaim.