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Joe Cocker 1944-2014


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Few, if any singers, could sing a cover of a song and make it truly their own the way Joe Cocker did. As Paul McCartney observed regarding Cocker's version of "With a Little Help from My Friends":

 

"It was just mind-blowing. He totally turned the song into a soul anthem, and I was forever grateful to him for doing that."

"Relax, it's only hi-fi. There's never been a hi-fi emergency." - Roy Hall

"Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted." - William Bruce Cameron

 

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saw the mad dogs and englishmen when they were on tour...then about 30 some odd years later caught him at House of Blues in Myrtle Beach by LUCK...what a performance...seen many of the great ones over 45 years...none was better than this guy...

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