Rhythm and blues singing legend Percy Sledge has died at age 74.

Sledge is best known for his soulful love tune “When a Man Loves a Woman”

The singer died early Tuesday morning, shortly after midnight of natural causes. He was in hospice are in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Metro looks back at some of the singer’s best ballads.


When A Man Loves A Woman

Take Time to Know Her

Warm and Tender Love

It Tears Me Up

My Special Prayer (1969)

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