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A Swan Song of Protest

Felicia Appenteng [1]

Cooke300 [2]

All Things Considered [3], NPR [4] December 2007

"Though only a modest hit by his standards, Sam Cooke’s ‘A Change Is Gonna Come’ became an anthem of the 1960s civil rights movement, and would come to be heralded as his magnum opus."

Click here [5] to listen to up to three different versions of the this wonderful song by three exceptional voices, Sam Cooke [6], Aretha Franklin [7] and Otis Redding [8]