R.I.P. Percy Sledge

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From ABC News.

Michael Bolton paid tribute today to Famed R&B singer Percy Sledge, who died earlier at the age of 73.

Bolton sang Sledge’s song “When a Man Loves a Woman,” bringing it back to the charts in 1991. Sledge originally made the song a classic in 1966.

“An inspiration as an artist & one of the most gracious human beings. We sang together. Forever grateful! Love MB,” Bolton tweeted today after the news of Sledge’s death broke.

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4 thoughts on “R.I.P. Percy Sledge

  1. I watched a video yesterday of the song on YouTube. People from all over the world were posting condolences. That shows you how he and this song had an impact. He will be missed.

    R.I.P. 😦

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