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  • Performer: Otis Redding
  • Title: History Of Otis Redding
  • Genre: Funk
  • Country: US
  • Released: 1967
  • Style: Soul
  • MP3 album: 1950 mb
  • FLAC album: 1133 mb
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Otis Redding - History Of Otis Redding mp3 album

Live album by Otis Redding. Live in Europe is a live album from soul singer Otis Redding. It was Redding's first live album as well as the only live album released during his lifetime, issued exactly five months before his death on December 10, 1967.

American soul singer/songwriter, producer and arranger whose best-known compositions include ". and "(Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay", born 9 September 1941 in Dawson, Georgia, USA, and died in a plane crash 10 December 1967 near Madison, Wisconsin, USA. Inducted into Rock And Roll Hall of Fame in 1989 (Performer) and inducted into Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1994.

Otis Redding is known to many as one of the best male vocalists of all time. This Otis Redding discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Otis Redding albums can be found at the start of the list

On this day in music history: September 15, 1965 - Otis Blue: Otis Redding Sings Soul, the third album by Otis Redding is released. Produced by Jim Stewart, Isaac Hayes and David Porter, it is recorded at Stax Recording Studios in Memphis, TN from April 19 - July 9 - 10, 1965. It features covers of three songs by Redding’s idol Sam Cooke, as well as originals I’ve Been Loving You Too Long ( R&B, Pop) and Respect ( R&B, Pop). The album is remastered and reissued on CD in 1991, and the original mono mix is reissued as a 180 gram vinyl LP by Sundazed Records in 2001.

Otis Blue/Otis Redding Sings Soul – Otis Blue/Otis Redding Sings Soul, or simply Otis Blue, released September 15,1965 on Stax Records, is the third studio album by soul singer Otis Redding. The album mainly consists of songs by popular R&B and soul artists. Furthermore, it produced three singles, all charting at least in the top 50 on both the Billboard R&B and the Billboard Hot 100 chart. As was the case in the albums, Redding was backed by house band Booker T. & the M. G. s, a horn section of members of The Mar-Keys and The Memphis Horns. The album would be Reddings third studio album and second on Staxs sister label Volt.

LP - Otis Redding History of Otis Redding 1968 SD 33-261 Atco Record Label; Stereo recording. As the album states, "there really is no category for Otis Redding". He dethroned Elvis as the top male vocalist in 1967 in the Melody Maker poll". Album contains such great hits as "I've Been Loving You Too Long", "Try a Little Tenderness", "These Arms of Mine", "Satisfaction", "Respect", - need I go on. Emotional, full of swing, R&R, blues. You name it, he could sing it!

The Definitive Otis Redding capture his comet’s trail. Gospel and the rural sensibility behind blues and country music - the musical legacy of the South - is America’s deepest source of aesthetic passion. And these two massive sets attest to the richness of that fundamental power. Essential music, From Nashville to Memphis and Otis! The Definitive Otis Redding dazzle with dramatic immediacy: Elvis rising to wrest back his prodigious musical birthright; Otis, a star who would flame out all too swiftly, blazing from height to height. In This Article: Otis Redding.

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 I've Been Loving You Too Long
Written-By – Jerry Butler, Otis Redding
A2 Try A Little Tenderness
Written-By – Harry Woods , Jimmy Campbell*, Reg Connelly*
A3 These Arms Of Mine
Written-By – Otis Redding
A4 Pain In My Heart
Written-By – Naomi Neville
A5 My Lover's Prayer
Written-By – Otis Redding
A6 Fa- Fa- Fa- Fa- Fa (Sad Song)
Written-By – Otis Redding, Steve Cropper
B1 Respect
Written-By – Otis Redding
B2 Satisfaction
Written-By – Nick Jagger & Keith Richard*
B3 Mr. Pitiful
Written-By – Otis Redding, Steve Cropper
B4 Security
Written-By – Otis Redding
B5 I Can't Turn You Loose
Written-By – Otis Redding, Steve Cropper, William Robinson*
B6 Shake
Written-By – Sam Cooke

Companies, etc.

  • Pressed By – Monarch Record Mfg. Co.


  • Design [Album] – Marvin Israel
  • Illustration [Cover] – Dot Ogden
  • Liner Notes – Ralph J. Gleason
  • Photography By [Inside Liner Photos] – Jean-Pierre Leloir
  • Supervised By – Jim Stewart

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
S 418, S-418 Otis Redding History Of Otis Redding ‎(LP, Comp) Volt, Volt S 418, S-418 US 1967
X 5621, X 5261 Otis Redding History Of Otis Redding ‎(Cass, Album, Comp, Sna) ATCO Records, Atlantic Recording Corporation X 5621, X 5261 US 1968
SD 418 Otis Redding History Of Otis Redding ‎(LP, Comp) Atlantic SD 418 Canada 1967
ATX 4418 Otis Redding History Of Otis Redding ‎(4-Trk, Comp, Gat) ATCO Records ATX 4418 US 1968
228 001 Otis Redding History Of Otis Redding ‎(LP, Comp) ATCO Records 228 001 UK 1968

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