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

wikipedia - 11 Dec 2017
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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Otis Redding III plays Forsyth for first time on Sat.

Monroe County Reporter - 18 Jul 2018
Macon native and soul musician Otis Redding III is teaming up with well-known gospel singer T. Graham Brown to hold an American Music Celebration at the Monroe County Fine Arts Center at 7 p.m. on Saturday. Tickets for the event are $20 and are ...
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Concert in Monroe County featuring music from Otis Redding, III

41 NBC News - 17 Jul 2018
Gospel singer, T. Graham Brown will also perform during the event. Kids from the Otis Redding Singer Songwriting Camp will also participate in the concert. The event is a fundraiser for the fine arts program for students in Monroe County. Redding says ...
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Otis Redding – Dock Of The Bay Sessions

Uncut.co.uk - 16 Jul 2018
There's an alternate universe in which Otis Redding's private jet lands safely on December 10 1967, where Otis returns to the Stax studio in Memphis, completes his single “(Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay”, and puts it at the centre of a radical album ...
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Say It Louder: I'm Black and I'm Proud

New York Times - 20 Jul 2018
Various musicians in the 1960s tapped into yearnings for black assertiveness, autonomy and solidarity. Curtis Mayfield and the Impressions sang “We're a Winner.” Sly and the Family Stone offered “Stand.” Sam Cooke (and Aretha Franklin and Otis Redding) ...
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“America's Got Talent”

The New Yorker - 19 Jul 2018
The judges gasped as the shy thirteen-year-old Courtney Hadwin invoked Janis Joplin while singing Otis Redding's “Hard to Handle.” “Bloody hell,” the judge Simon Cowell told her. “You're like a lion.” The talent goes beyond singing. A mother-and ...
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Otis Redding: Dock of the Bay Sessions (Volt)

Shepherd Express - 26 Jun 2018
Nothing on Dock of the Bay Sessions hasn't been released before but the album represents the first time the tracks from Otis Redding's final session were released together on one disc. It's always possible that had Redding not died when his plane ...
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'Slings and Arrows': Michelle Malone to promote album on 30A

Holmes County Times Advertiser - 19 Jul 2018
Of course, Otis Redding. I covered “I've Been Loving You Too Long,” a song of his, as a tribute. It reminded me of how much I love Georgia music and my roots. My plan was to have Gregg Allman come in the studio, but he passed. Shawn Mullins and I did ...
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Concert Preview: Dustbowl Revival at Payomet

Wicked Local - 20 Jul 2018
But I think even in the newer stuff there's always paying a bit of homage to certain artists: Otis Redding, Muddy Waters, but also Ralph Stanley and the Carter Family,” Lupetin says. While one can expect to hear some songs from the new album in ...
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Eddie Hinton's Hard Luck Life

urbanmilwaukee - 06 Jul 2018
Rod Stewart sings like Sam Cooke and he's a zillionaire. Steve Winwood and Joe Cocker do a very nice take on Ray Charles and ditto. I'm good with that. But back in the day, Eddie Hinton did the same with Otis Redding and you don't know who he is.
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DREAM Academy delays opening until August 2019

13WMAZ.com - 26 Jun 2018
Her son Justin Andrews is the grandson of Otis Redding. He has been around music all of his life, and says students need a school like DREAM Academy. Andrews says, "They're ripping arts programs out of schools left and right and we just don't think ...
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3 'America's Got Talent' Acts to Watch This Season (VIDEOS)

Jacksoncountychronicle - 17 Jul 2018
The 13-year-old vocalist's June 12 audition — a soulful version of Otis Redding's "Hard to Handle" — immediately went viral, and for good reason. "Courtney checked every box: surprise, talent, excitement," Mandel says. "I think she is going to be ...
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'Dawgs On Tour: What Can Brown Do For You?

Dawg Sports - 18 Jul 2018
Russell Henley, (Macon, GA's favorite son behind Otis Redding, Little Richard, and “Machine Gun” Ronnie Thompson) tees off at 12:42 pm local, and 7:42 am on the US East Coast. He's had some good finishes and is back solidly in the world top 50.
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Warren Haynes talks influences, favorite places to play

Niagara Gazette - 17 Jul 2018
James Brown was one, and Otis Redding is probably my favorite singer of all-time, Dennis Edwards from The Temptations, Sam Moore from Sam and Dave, those were the guys I tried to emulate when I was first learning how to sing.” “When I started playing ...
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Mac Arnold On LOCAL COLOR, Monday - July 16th at 8pm

WNCW - 16 Jul 2018
Arnold has worked alongside musicians such as Muddy Waters, James Brown, B.B. King and Otis Redding to name a few. He also helped to develop Soul Train with Don Cornelius and was honored with a Blues Music Award for his contribution to the 1967 ...
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Tony Arata: 'We all came to Nashville with the same dream'

Connect Savannah.com - 17 Jul 2018
It's called “Otis, Johnny, James, and Joe,” about the performers and songwriters from Georgia I loved so much — Otis Redding, Johnny Mercer, James Brown, and Joe South. Otis especially was always a hero to me. When I walked offstage a young lady came ...

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