- Solomon Burke
- Jazz/ Soul
[1940 - 2010] Solomon Burke was an influential American Grammy award-winning singer and songwriter - dubbed "The king of Rock'nSoul".
He began his adult life as a preacher, but signed to Atlantic Records in the 60s, moving to secular music. Solomon was inducted into the Rock 'n Roll Hall of Fame in 2001.
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