Click on the artist(s) name to check out their "artist Essential"

Aerosmith
Allman Brothers Band
Ambrosia
America
Atlanta Rhythm Section
Gregg Allman
The Animals
More Links



Joe Cocker

Soulful English pub-rocker Joe Cocker had his first big British hit in 1968 with a cover of The Beatles' "With a Little Help from My Friends." Soon he had hooked up with ace Southern producer Leon Russell, had another smash with Russell's "Delta Lady," and recorded two successful albums. His cover of the Box Tops' "The Letter" hit the U.S. top 10 in 1970, about the time Russell put together the blockbuster "Mad Dogs & Englishmen" tour. Rather than build on this success though, Cocker succumbed to alcoholism in the early '70s, and it was believed his career was over. He scored a successful comeback later in the '70s with "You Are So Beautiful," and with his duet with Jennifer Warnes on "Up Where We Belong." Cocker continues to record and tour, but has never again hit the pinnacle of the Russell days.

Written by: Mary Eisenhart

http://www.cocker.com

Wolfgang's Vault Information


Advisory Board Login

Login to access chat and Drive Contests
Not a member? Sign up here.

Email Address:  
 
OR
 
Login via
Wednesday, Oct 22, 2014
10:00am
Ten @ 10
1983
1:45pm
One 45 @ 1:45
Mountain
5:00pm
Lost & Found
9:00pm
Long One @ 9
ELO
10:00pm
Ten @ 10 Replay
1983
Thursday, Oct 23, 2014
12:00am
Thursday Spotlight
The Doobie Brothers and Eagles
10:00am
Ten @ 10
1972
1:45pm
One 45 @ 1:45
John Cougar Mellencamp
5:00pm
Lost & Found
9:00pm
Long One @ 9
Eagles
10:00pm
Ten @ 10 Replay
1972
Friday, Oct 24, 2014
10:00am
Ten @ 10
1988