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Sam Cooke - Hits Of The 50's album flac

  • Performer: Sam Cooke
  • Album: Hits Of The 50's
  • FLAC: 1553 mb | MP3: 1859 mb
  • Released: 1960
  • Country: US
  • Style: Rhythm & Blues, Soul
  • Rating: 4.3/5
  • Votes: 744
Sam Cooke - Hits Of The 50's album flac


A1 Hey There 2:32
A2 Mona Lisa 2:34
A3 Too Young 2:08
A4 The Great Pretender 3:02
A5 You, You, You 2:45
A6 Unchained Melody 3:24
B1 The Wayward Wind 3:10
B2 Secret Love 2:46
B3 The Song From Moulin Rouge 2:30
B4 I'm Walking Behind You 2:45
B5 Cry 2:13
B6 Venus 2:53

Companies, etc.

  • Copyright (c) – Radio Corporation Of America
  • Recorded At – RCA's Studio B


  • Conductor – Glenn Osser
  • Engineer – Bob Simpson
  • Lead Vocals [Uncredited] – Sam Cooke
  • Liner Notes, Producer – Hugo + Luigi*
  • Photography – Michel Duplaix


Recorded in RCA Victor's Studio B, New York City.
Made and printed In Canada by RCA Victor Company, Ltd. Montreal.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side 1 (label)): (L5PY-1487)
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 2 (label)): (L5PY-1488)
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 1 (etched)): L5 PY1487-4S
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 2 (etched)): L5 PY1488-6S
  • Other (Side 1 + B2, B4, B5): ASCAP
  • Other (B1, B3, B6): BMI

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
LPM-2236 Sam Cooke Hits Of The 50's ‎(LP, Mono) RCA Victor LPM-2236 US 1960
772086 Sam Cooke Hits Of The 50's ‎(LP, Album, RE, 180) WaxTime 772086 UK & Europe 2015
SICP 20321 Sam Cooke Hits Of The 50's ‎(CD, Album, Ltd, RE, RM, Blu) RCA SICP 20321 Japan 2012
74321 26056 2 Sam Cooke Hits Of The 50's ‎(CD, Album, RE) BMG Music 74321 26056 2 Europe 1995
LPM-2236 Sam Cooke Hits Of The 50's ‎(LP, Mono) RCA Victor LPM-2236 Canada 1960

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