"When a Man Loves a Woman" Singer Percy Sledge Dies at Age 73
“When a Man Loves a Woman” Singer Percy Sledge Dies at Age 73 (Photo Credit: Wikipedia)

Percy Sledge dies

When a Man Loves a Woman” singer Percy Sledge dies at age 73. His agent Steve Green confirmed the singer died in Baton Rouge on Tuesday morning.

Percy Sledge died after a long battle with cancer, Green said.

Sledge will best be remembered for “When a Man Loves a Woman,” which reached No. 1 on teh charts.