Joe Cocker



Joe Cocker
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Rating
Active
1961
Born
May 20, 1944 in Sheffield
Died
December 22, 2014
Location
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Genres
Hip-Hop/Rap
Biography
Joe Cocker OBE (born 20 May 1944 - Sheffield, England) is an English rock/blues singer who came to popularity in the 1960s, most known for his gritty voice and his cover versions of popular songs, particularly those of The Beatles. Joe Cocker is the youngest son of a civil servant. In 1961 Joe by day, worked as an apprentice gas fitter and by night, in dark suit and bow tie, became Vance Arnold singing with The Avengers in rough Sheffield pubs. The set included songs by mentor Ray Charles "What'd I Say" and "Georgia on My Mind.
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Top Songs by Joe Cocker


Up Where We Belong

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When the Night Comes

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Come Together [From "Across the Universe" Soundtrack]

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We Are the World

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You Can Leave Your Hat On

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Cry Me a River

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I Put a Spell on You

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You Don't Need a Million Dollars

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Hard Knocks (Alben für die Ewigkeit)

Hard Knocks (Alben für die Ewigkeit)

Joe Cocker November 20, 2017

10 Tracks

The Album Recordings: 1984-2007

The Album Recordings: 1984-2007

Joe Cocker August 26, 2016

164 Tracks

The Life of a Man - The Ultimate Hits 1968 - 2013

The Life of a Man - The Ultimate Hits 1968 - 2013

Joe Cocker November 20, 2015

36 Tracks

Legends

Legends

Joe Cocker October 26, 2015

16 Tracks

Legends Live In Concert Vol. 25, Part 1

Legends Live In Concert Vol. 25, Part 1

Joe Cocker October 26, 2015

10 Tracks

The Collection

The Collection

Joe Cocker July 15, 2014

15 Tracks

Fire It Up - Live

Fire It Up - Live

Joe Cocker October 4, 2013

21 Tracks

The Essential Collection

The Essential Collection

Joe Cocker January 21, 2013

18 Tracks

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