Soul Singer Percy Sledge Dies At 73


Percy-Promo1

Soul Singer, Percy Sledge died today at the age of 73.  Sledge died from natural causes while under hospice care. He was an Alabama native, working as a hospital nurse while pursuing his music career. Sledge is most known for his hit “When A Man Loves A Woman” which sat atop the Billboard 100 for two weeks and on the Billboard R&B charts for six weeks at #1. This Thursday will mark the 49th anniversary of the legendary song. Percy Sledge is survived by his loving wife and children.  – KATC.com

Advertisements

Tags: , , , ,

No comments yet.

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: