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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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Five Magnificent Years

The New York Review of Books - 09 Sep 2017
Half a century has passed since the shocking disappearance of Otis Redding at age twenty-six, when the twin-engine Beechcraft carrying him and most of his touring band the Bar-Kays to a concert crashed in a Wisconsin lake on December 10, 1967.
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Happy Birthday Otis Redding: Performing Live Spotify Playlist

JamBase - 09 Sep 2017
Otis Redding marked his 26th birthday 50 years ago today. Sadly, it was the last the beloved soul singer would celebrate as months later he died in a plane crash near Madison, Wisconsin in December 1967. Redding made his debut in 1964 with the release ...
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Why the Proteas' new coach might as well be Otis Redding

Times LIVE - 30 Aug 2017
At least that's how detached‚ in a generational sense‚ some of the younger Proteas are to the 48-year-old who has replaced Russell Domingo‚ Ottis Gibson. Gibson was on Wednesday officially confirmed as the new coach even though news of his ...
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Press of Atlantic City - 20 Sep 2017
Released in 1969, “Monterey Pop” (8 p.m.) captures a 1967 concert that introduced Jimi Hendrix and Janis Joplin to a wider world, which included fellow performers The Mamas & the Papas, Otis Redding, the Who, Ravi Shankar and Simon & Garfunkel.
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10 questions for Warren Haynes

MusicRadar - 20 Sep 2017
“I started singing before I started playing guitar and so I was mostly listening to soul music: James Brown, The Temptations, Four Tops, Sam & Dave, Wilson Pickett, Otis Redding… Then my two older brothers started listening to The Beatles and The ...
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Going Out Guide for Maryland, Sept. 21-27, 2017

Washington Post - 20 Sep 2017
Tribute to Sam Cooke and Otis Redding A concert for those 60 and older, with hits such as “Try a Little Tenderness,” “(Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay” and “Twistin' the Night Away.” 11 a.m. Publick Playhouse, 5445 Landover Rd., Cheverly. 301-277-1710.
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Knight: Newspapers and news, then and now

Chillicothe Times-Bulletin (blog) - 20 Sep 2017
When hit, the result is something other than 'Tinkle! Tinkle!' ” Hopefully, the appreciation that most Americans who don't see the press as a threat will prevail. After all, as it was sung by soul singers William Bell and Otis Redding, and rockers ...
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Bill Knight: Newspapers and news, then and now

Galesburg Register-Mail - 19 Sep 2017
After all, as it was sung by soul singers William Bell and Otis Redding, and rockers ranging from Jerry Lee Lewis to the Byrds, “You Don't Miss Your Water ('Til the Well Runs Dry).” Bill Knight, a former environmental reporter, critic and assistant ...
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Do you share a birthday with somebody famous?

Suburbanite - 17 Sep 2017
9 – Colonel (Harland) Sanders, Hugh Grant, Adam Sandler, Rachel Hunter, Otis Redding. 10 – Roger Maris, Amy Irving, Randy Johnson. 11 – Paul “Bear” Bryant, Tom Landry, Harry Connick Jr. 12 – Maurice Chevalier, Jesse Owens. 13 – Walter Reed, Bill ...
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Stax Records Gathers Classic Hits for 'Soulsville USA' Set

RollingStone.com - 09 Sep 2017
The biggest hits from the legendary Stax Records – including classics from Otis Redding, Sam & Dave, the Staple Singers and Isaac Hayes – will feature on the upcoming three-disc set Soulsville U.S.A.: A Celebration of Stax, the latest installment of ...

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