BEST OF OTIS REDDING

REDDING,OTIS - BEST OF OTIS REDDING Blue Vinyl LP

$21.98

Otis Ray Redding, Jr. (September 9, 1941 - December 10, 1967) was an American singer-songwriter, record producer, arranger, and talent scout. He is considered one of the greatest singers in the history of American popular music and a seminal artist in soul and rhythm and blues. His singing style was powerfully influential among soul artists of 1960s and helped exemplify the Stax sound. Redding quit school at age 15 to support his family, working with Little Richard's backing band, the Upsetters, and also performing at talent shows for prize money. Redding received many posthumous accolades, including the Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award and induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the Songwriters Hall of Fame. He received the honorific nickname King of Soul. In addition to ''(Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay,'' ''Respect'' and ''Try a Little Tenderness'' are among his best-known songs.

Tracks:

These Arms Of Mine
Pain In My Heart
Stand By Me
Mr. Pitiful
That's How Strong My Love Is
I've Been Loving You Too Long (To Stop Now)
Respect
My Girl
I Can't Turn You Loose
Satisfaction
Fa-Fa-Fa-Fa-Fa (Sad Song)
Try A Little Tenderness
Shake
(Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay
Hard To Handle
I've Got Dreams To Remember

 

 

 

 

Label: Atlantic

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