Percy Sledge (November 25, 1940 – April 14, 2015) was an American R&B singer. He was born in Leighton, Alabama. He was best known for his song "When a Man Loves a Woman".
Sledge died of liver cancer in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, aged 74.
References[change | change source]
- ↑ Coscarelli, Joe (14 April 2015). "Percy Sledge, Who Sang 'When a Man Loves a Woman', Dies at 74". New York Times.com. Retrieved April 14, 2015.
- ↑ Smith, Tom (April 14, 2015). "Muscle Shoals music icon Percy Sledge dies". Times Daily.
Other websites[change | change source]
Media related to Percy Sledge at Wikimedia Commons
- Percy Sledge on IMDb
- Percy Sledge at Allmusic
- Percy Sledge at Discogs