Famous as :Gospel, R&B, soul, pop singer, songwriter
Birth Name :Samuel L. Cook
Birth Date :January 22, 1931
Birth Place :Chicago, Illinois, USA
Spouse :Delores Mohawk (October 1953 - 1957), Barbara Campbell (October 1959 - December 11, 1964) (his death)
Claim to fame :Single "You Send Me" (1957)
Wrestler-turned-actor Dwayne Johnson aka The Rock wowed U.S. TV audiences with his singing talents on Wednesday night, March 17, by staging a musical tribute to his idol, Sam Cooke. "The Scorpion King" star travels with an acoustic guitar which was given to him by country legend Willie Nelson several years ago, and agreed to play a short set on late night program "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno"....