Wednesday, 15 April 2015

Soul Singer Percy Sledge Dies Of Liver Cancer At 73

The lengendary Soul singer was the Brain behind the popular song of the 60s "When a man love a woman" which have become evergreen.Percy Sledge died in his home in Baton Rouge, Louisiana yesterday,April 14 at 73.


His longtime agent, Steve Green, said Percy, who was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2005 died after a long battle with liver cancer. He's survived by a wife and 12 children.

When A Man Loves A Woman was the biggest song of 1966 and the greatest hit of his career. It's one of the most covered songs of all time and has featured on several movie soundtracks. RIP, Percy!

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