Otis Redding

Afbeeldingsresultaat voor otis reddingOtis Ray Redding, Jr. (September 9, 1941 – December 10, 1967) was an American singer and songwriter, record producer, arranger and talent scout. He is considered one of the greatest singers in popular music and a major artist in soul music and rhythm and blues. His singing style has been influential among the soul artists of 1960s and helped exemplify the Stax Sound. After appearing at the 1967 Monterey Pop Festival, he wrote and recorded “(Sittin’ On) The Dock of the Bay” with Steve Cropper. The song became the first posthumous number-one record on both the Billboard Hot 100 and R&B charts after his death in a plane crash. The Dock of the Bay became the first posthumous album to reach number one on the UK Albums Chart. See for more.

I’ve Got dreams to remember

Sitting on the dock of the bay

When a man loves a woman

These Arms Of Mine

A Change Is Gonna Come

Try A Little Tenderness

Fa Fa Fa Fa Fa Sad Song

I’ve Been Loving You Too Long

My Girl/Respect – ’66

That’s How Strong My Love Is

A Fool for You

Satisfaction (Monterey ’67)

A Hard Day’s Night

A Lover’s Question


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