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Sam Cooke – ‘A Change Is Gonna Come’

“A Change Is Gonna Come”  by Sam Cooke – released on December 22, 1964. “A Change Is Gonna Come” I was born by the river in a little tent Oh, and just like the river I’ve been running ever since It’s been a long, a long time coming But I know a change gon’ come, oh yes it will It’s been too hard living, but I’m afraid to die Cause I don’t know what’s up there beyond the sky It’s been a long, a long time coming But I know a change gon’ come, oh yes it will I go to the movie and I go down town Somebody keep telling me don’t hang around Its been a long, a long time coming But I know a change gon’ come, oh yes it will Then I go to my brother And I say, “Brother, help me please.” But he winds up knockin’ me Back down on my knees There been times when I thought I couldn’t last for long But now I think I’m able to carry on …