Retro Rewind: Bobby Womack Weds Sam Cooke’s Wife….& Preys On His Daughter

Published: Saturday 9th Nov 2019 by David

For some, Bobby Womack is a musical hero behind some of the greatest love songs every written.

For others, he is one of the most villainous characters to darken Pop culture’s corridors.

Why? Find out via this week’s edition of Retro Rewind

When Cooke was murdered on December 11th 1964, his grieving wife Barbara– who had lost a two year old child two years earlier- was left to fend for herself as a number of powerful figures swarmed around her hoping to gain access to Cooke’s lucrative discography.

Stepping in to support her? 21-year old Womack. They were married three months later.

Horrified, members of Cooke’s grieving family assaulted Womack in a Chicago hotel and were hit with a new a horror years later when they discovered that Womack had taken advantage of Cooke’s then 17-year-old daughter. How Linda responded when she found out Womack had been up to?

She shot him.

Who can you trust, eh?

Your thoughts?

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  1. Clarkson November 9, 2019

    Messy messy messy.
    Damn , just finished reading about Bobby Womack on wikipedia, jesus christ what a scandalous figure. His biopic gon be so good

    Chaka Khan has a big mouth.
    Did you see what see said about her Arianna collaboration on the Charlie’s angel soundtrack? ???????
    The shade

  2. Bussyfellows November 9, 2019

    Mhmm and y’all wondering why TI going to check Hymens. That man scurred the rooster coming back to crow somehow.

    • Linda November 9, 2019

      Shut up. Don’t even joke about that weird mess.

      • Bussyfellows November 9, 2019

        It wasn’t a joke.

      • Linda November 9, 2019

        Clean your hole.

    • Bussyfellows November 9, 2019

      At least he not tryna make her get surgery to get her c******* removed.

  3. Keep Out! November 9, 2019

    I wish you didn’t trust me so much. Song by Bobby Womack.

  4. Shannise November 9, 2019

    Bobby, Bobby, Bobby. Damn Bobby. Had never that he showed up to Sam’s funeral wearing his clothes and driving his car. Sam’s brother should have beat his a$$. Let’s not forget why Linda shot him. Bobby, Bobby, Bobby. Damn Bobby. ?

  5. #TeamTinashe Stan November 10, 2019

    We need a biopic!

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