<span style="font-size:1.5em"><span style="color:red">JOE COCKER JOE COCKER!
<span style="font-size:1.17em">Released: 1969
<span style="font-size:1.17em"><span style="color:orangered">Joe Cocker's first three A&M albums form the bedrock of a career that spans over three decades. While Cocker certainly wasn't always in top form during this stretch -- thanks to alcohol problems and questionable comeback moves in the '80s and '90s -- his early records did inform the classic pub rock sound later credited to proto-punk figures like Graham Parker and Brinsley Schwarz. On those early records, Cocker mixed elements of late-'60s English blues revival recordings (John Mayall, et al.) with the more... </span></span>