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History of a “Change is Gonna Come”

I find the history of the song Change is Gonna Come fascinating.  It was written by Sam Cooke after an incident that occurred on October 8, 1963.  He had a reservation at a Holiday Inn in Shreveport, Louisiana and when he and his wife arrived they were told there were told there were no rooms…

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