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Albums:

Nashville

Like A Fire

Make Do With What You Got

Soul Of The Blues

Live At The House Of Blues
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Biography:
Solomon Burke was born James Solomon McDonald on March 21, 1940 in West Philadelphia and was a musician and songwriter who became a prominent force in the movement of R&B and soul music in the 1960s. Burke's sound drew from his gospel, jazz, country and blues roots. He was able bridge a gap between mainstream audiences who embraced R&B and soul mu... Continue Bio >>

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