Percy Sledge 27.11.40 – 14.4.15

R&B singer Percy Sledge has died.

He is best known for When A Man Loves A Woman.

One Response to Percy Sledge 27.11.40 – 14.4.15

  1. Andrei says:

    You know you are getting old when icons of your youth start dying in ever increasing numbers

    This post and its predecessor are both timely reminders of our approaching mortality.

    The song itself is an example of a popular song built around Pachelbel’s Canon D – a mainstay in popular music since the 1950s if not earlier and which still makes the occaisional appearence in today’s Itunes hits

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