“Cry To Me” – Solomon Burke


Solomon Burke who sang like he was preaching was one of the pioneers of soul music. His style was very much R&B and he is considered and often times called “King Solomon,” “The King of Rock and Soul,” The Muhammed Ali of Soul,” and “The Bishop of Soul.” Although he could not move like is contemporaries, James Brown, Jackie Wilson and others he was considered one of if not the greatest soul singer of his time.

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