Tag Archives: Joe Cocker

I’ll be coming home soon…

The studio version is available HERE, but I really like this one apparently filmed by a fan.  You can see how the man almost disappears, becoming a conduit for music and emotion to flow through. He was amazing. Full lyrics available HERE.

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Inimitable

If you only have room for one Joe Cocker album, Organic is the one to get.  Most of his hits are here, along with a few new ones, but with a stripped-down background that really emphasizes the vocals. Darling Be Home Soon is my favorite of his romantic songs. Full lyrics HERE.

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You don’t owe me…

Most performers won’t even try to pull off an optimistic, idealistic song that makes you feel good, but Joe never shied away.

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Joe Cocker

Joe Cocker fans will like this article:  The Complicated Racial Dynamics Of Joe Cocker’s Legacy Don’t let the weird headline turn you off.  Here’s an excerpt: When people think about Cocker in ten or twenty or fifty years, if they do, what do you think—or hope—will come to mind? The fact that his act wasn’t …

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Great Relief

When I had feelings and emotions in me that I couldn’t express, Joe Cocker was my voice.

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JC

I can’t really name a favorite Joe Cocker song- he has one for every mood- but this one would certainly rank near the top of any Top Ten list I’d make.

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