Solomon Burke

Solomon Burke

SOLOMON BURKE d2010. American singer-songwriter, entrepreneur and Archbishop of United House For Prayer For All, nicknamed King Solomon. During the 55 years that he performed professionally, he released 38 studio albums on more than 17 record labels and had 35 songs that charted including the seminal "Everybody Needs Somebody To Love" in 1964 and "Got To Get You Off My Mind" which reached No1 in the summer of 1965. In 2001, he was inducted into the Rock n Roll Hall Of Fame. In 2008, Rolling Stone magazine ranked him No89 on its 2008 list of "100 Greatest Singers of All Time".....He suffered major health issues later in life caused by his huge weight estimated to be 400 pounds in 2006

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Solomon Burke

Reference Number. 5222


An original vintage circa 1960s clipped page, clearly signed in ink "Yours Solomon Burke"

Double mounted for fine display with photograph

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