RIP: Percy Sledge Dead at 73

Legendary R&B and soul singer Percy Sledge who is best known for the classic “When a Man Loves a Women” passed away today at the age of 73 from natural causes.

Sledge was originally a hospital nurse and toured on weekends before being signed to a recording contract in the late 60’s. NYSMusic sends Percy’s friends and family our condolences.

 

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