How 'When a Man Loves a Woman' Captured the Terror of Love


Sledge, who was born in Leighton, Alabama, was working as a hospital orderly when he began playing clubs and frat parties with the Esquires, a locally popular group, in 1965. As he recalls, “I was singing every style of music: the Beatles, Elvis

Sledge, who was born in Leighton, Alabama, was working as a hospital orderly when he began playing clubs and frat parties with the Esquires, a locally popular group, in 1965. As he recalls, “I was singing every style of music: the Beatles, Elvis

Can it really have been a dozen years now since FOX debuted its famous – or perhaps some would call it infamous – reality series, “Joe Millionaire”? True story: the series, which revolved around conning several female contestants into believing that

It might seem a little counter-intuitive that an R&B singer like Percy Sledge would find a warm and welcoming home at a joint called Austin's Country Palace in Mobile, Alabama, but the two had a long and lucrative run. Following his death on Tuesday

Percy Sledge, who recorded the classic 1966 soul ballad "When a Man Loves a Woman," has died. He was 74.