|The purveyor of
the most blood-curdling scream in pop music history (on his epochal
cover of the Beatles "A Little Help From My Friends"), the
deeply soulful Cocker is also one of rock's most gifted interpretive
singers. After a breakthrough performance at Woodstock, he enjoyed a
wave of success before dropping out of sight, only to reemerge in the
'80s with the surprising soft-rock hits "Up Where We Belong"
and "You Are So Beautiful.