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Shake - Otis Redding - The Legendary Otis Redding: His Greatest Recordings (Vinyl, LP)

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  1. A very important crossover soul album – a huge hit for Otis Redding that was released after his tragic death in December – but it's also hard to say if it would have had the impact it did had Redding not passed while the LP was still in production. In a way, the record sort of set the stage for the mythologies of pop stars that would surround the tragedies in the coming years of the.
  2. A legendary collaboration between Otis Redding and Carla Thomas – the former of whom was definitely the king of the Memphis soul scene at the time of the record's release, and the latter of whom was certainly going for the title of queen with her power on the record! Carla here is a lot more raw soul than on some of her other records of the 60s – really hitting the spirit of both Redding.
  3. Listen – Otis Redding at the Monterey Pop Festival – Set List”: Shake – Respect – I’ve Been Loving You Too Long – (I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction – Try a Little Tenderness. This is a little impromptu re-post of a piece I did back in on the mighty Otis Redding, greatest of all soul singers.
  4. Jul 01,  · Otis Redding was on top of the world in , highlighted by a career-defining performance at the Monterey Pop Festival. Returning to Memphis that. Photo Courtesy of Rhino Atlantic Records. fall, Redding began to explore different musical influences when he entered the studio to record his next album. Tragically, those sessions were cut short.
  5. Otis Redding Otis Blue: Otis Redding Sings Soul. (). Released as Volt S, #1 R&B/#75 Pop This is where it's at If one were to pick one album, one shiny black disc of vinyl to illustrate the birth of Southern Soul, it truly is Otis Redding's magnificent third album, 'Otis Blue/Otis Redding Sings Soul'.
  6. Otis Blue/Otis Redding Sings Soul is considered by many critics to be Redding's first great album. Recorded in April and July of , it was released September 15th of that same year. The styles of Cooke and Redding couldn't have been more different; Cooke smooth and sure, Redding raw .
  7. Otis Ray Redding Jr. (September 9, – December 10, ) was an American singer, songwriter, record producer, arranger, and talent redcivoltihutitt.doughpragsoterphopendethawrlongtersdaha.infoinfo is considered one of the greatest singers in the history of American popular music and a seminal artist in soul music and rhythm and redcivoltihutitt.doughpragsoterphopendethawrlongtersdaha.infoinfog's style of singing gained inspiration from the gospel music that preceded the genre.
  8. When Otis Redding recorded "(Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay" in late , the singer knew that the song was a milestone in his creative evolution. But before Redding got the chance to explore his new direction, he was killed, along with most of his backup band the Bar-Kays, in a plane crash while on tour.

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