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Solomon Burke

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Born in:Philadelphia,
United States of America
Year of Birth:1940
Year of death:2010


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The American singer Solomon Burke is a true soul legend. His pioneering role in the soul music is hard to overestimate. In addition, Burke was as undertaker, pastor of a church, with its striking stage presence also a particularly interesting figure. Since a radio deejay him crowned King Of Rock & Soul, Burke appeared invariably in a robe with a crown. When he was too obese to act even standing upmore

Also known as

  • The King of Rock 'n Soul

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