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Otis Redding - Try A Little Tenderness

Try a Little Tenderness” is a song written by Jimmy Campbell, Reg Connelly and Harry M. Woods. It was first recorded on December 8, 1932, by the Ray Noble Orchestra (with vocals by Val Rosing). 328 more words


"These Arms Of Mine ~ Otis Redding"

These Arms Of Mine ~ Otis Redding:

Otis Ray Redding, Jr. (September 9, 1941 – December 10, 1967) was an American singer-songwriter, record producer, arranger and talent scout. 339 more words


History of R-E-S-P-E-C-T

The song “Respect” can be heard from grocery stores, kids camps, and is played all over the radio today. This song had an important role in history during the civil, and women’s rights movement. 741 more words

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Otis Redding - Sittin' On the Dock Of The Bay

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“(Sittin’ On) The Dock of the Bay” is a song co-written by soul singer Otis Redding and guitarist Steve Cropper. It was recorded by Redding twice in 1967, including once just days before his death in a plane crash. 88 more words

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Facebook Friends Must Hears or: Dale Cole


So, I’m doing this new thing. Yes, I gave out on the lists that I was going to listen to and I am still going to do vinyl albums that I’m listening to but I’ve called on my Facebook friends to give me five or six of their “must hear” albums. 1,255 more words

Music Review

Too Young For the Club: Those Who Didn't Make It to 27

If you’re an avid fan of rock music, you’ve probably heard of the 27 Club before. Some of rock’s greatest are members of this eerily not-so-exclusive organization, but it’s not the sort of club for which you await membership. 1,959 more words

Great Albums: Otis Blue (1965)

Otis Redding was killed in a plane crash, in 1967. When he died, I was only 15 years old, but I had been a fan of the Soul singer for three years already. 297 more words

Nostalgia And Reflections