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Otis Ray Redding, Jr. (September 9, 1941 – December 10, 1967) w...

wikipedia - 15 Sep 2016
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 music and rhythm and blues. His singing style influenced many other soul artists of the 1960s. During his lifetime, his recordings were produced by Stax Records, based in Memphis, Tennessee, and exemplify the sound of Stax.
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Ocmulgee river walk closed for I-75/I-16 interchange construction

The Telegraph - 15 Nov 2017
Beginning Wednesday, the trail closed near and under the Otis Redding Memorial Bridge on Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard as crews began installing storm drain pipes. “People won't be able to access the trail from Central City Park to the east side of ...
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Macon family gathers downtown to feed the community

13WMAZ - 16 Nov 2017
The Fryer family fed those in need and gave away clothes and toiletries near downtown Macon on Thursday. Jamecia Fryer says the efforts were organized by her and her family as they wanted to give back to the Macon community. She added that many of ...
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Otis Redding 'Definitive Album Collection' Due

Best Classic Bands (blog) - 24 Oct 2017
Next year will mark the 50th anniversary of Otis Redding topping the charts with his signature song, “(Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay.” (Redding tragically passed away in a plane crash just weeks before its release.) Leading up to the “Dock of the Bay ...
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Various Artists: Stax Country

PopMatters - 17 Nov 2017
While Motown had a reputation for producing safe, pop hits about love by black artists such as the Temptations, the Supremes, Marvin Gaye, etc. that appealed to white and black audiences, Stax was the home for black artists like Otis Redding, Isaac ...
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'I'm a Soulman' in Rijswijkse Schouwburg ode aan Otis Redding

Rijswijks Dagblad (persbericht) - 17 Nov 2017
Met een heerlijk swingend avondje soul herdenken we op 22 november a.s. soullegende Otis Redding die 50 jaar geleden (10 december 1967) op 26-jarige leeftijd omkwam bij een vliegtuigcrash. De Amerikaanse soulzanger werd bekend met hits als My ...
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The best soul singer you never heard of is headed to the Bay Area

The Mercury News - 17 Nov 2017
According to the award-winning harmonica ace, the Memphis-born Walker “is the greatest, deepest soul singer in the world today, period! His artistry is on the same level as legends like Johnnie Taylor, Sam Cooke, O.V. Wright and Otis Redding.” ...
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Best Bets for Nov. 17-19 | The Bainbridge Blab

Bainbridge Island Review - 17 Nov 2017
The band plays music to sing and dance to — think Creedence Clearwater Revival, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Bonnie Raitt, Van Morrison, Otis Redding, Marvin Gaye and Wilson Pickett, with some Johnny Cash and Elvis thrown in, too. Out of Order performs has ...
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Nothing 'Out of Order' at Treehouse concert

Bainbridge Island Review - 17 Nov 2017
The band plays music to sing and dance to — think Creedence Clearwater Revival, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Bonnie Raitt, Van Morrison, Otis Redding, Marvin Gaye and Wilson Pickett, with some Johnny Cash and Elvis thrown in, too. Out of Order performs has ...
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Consider a different way to give this holiday season

The Telegraph - 15 Nov 2017
This year, Georgia Gives Day has picked up and moved to Giving Tuesday, ensuring more visibility for both of the holidays, as well as the organizations that are set to benefit, such as my own Otis Redding Foundation and Bragg Jam. As the nature of ...
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How to keep sex hot in a long-term relationship

New York Post - 26 Oct 2017
Otis Redding had it right when he sang: “Try a little tenderness.” Finally, I went to learn about breathing. Many of us have a tendency to hold our breath. Don't. Breathe deeply and you'll feel more deeply. Enjoy all the sensation in your body and ...
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Pop, Rock and Jazz in NYC This Week

New York Times - 16 Nov 2017
Yes I'm Ready,” an album addressing that city's rich soul legacy — which runs through the voices of figures like Ann Peebles, Otis Redding and Bobby (Blue) Bland. Ms. Bridgewater steps into the role fully, embodying Mavis Staples's righteous urgency ...
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New record shop opens in Downtown Macon

41 NBC News - 17 Nov 2017
“There are artists that always do well, especially in Macon, you're always going to do well with the Allman Brothers and Otis Redding, James Brown and Little Richard.” “This is just a natural extension to kind of continue sharing music with people ...
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Top 10 Metros With the Most Underwater Homes, 2017

HuffPost - 15 Nov 2017
Music greats such as B.B. King, Aretha Franklin, Johnny Cash, Elvis Presley, and Otis Redding got their starts in Memphis. Unfortunately, nearly 40,000 homes in the area are seriously underwater. 8. Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI 16.3%. Detroit was once ...
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William Bell on Stax, Otis, race and regression

Colorado Springs Independent - 25 Oct 2017
One of the memories Bell could never forget took place 50 years ago, when he received word that his friend and labelmate Otis Redding's private plane had crashed in a lake outside Madison, Wisconsin, cutting the soul legend's life short at the age of 26.

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