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Otis Redding

1941-1967
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Biography

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Otis Redding was one of the great soul men of the 1960s. He combined the rhythmic rawness of James Brown with the sweet gospel voice of Sam Cooke. The Georgia-born singer wrote his own songs. Redding scored his first hit in 1963 with These Arms Of Mine. Many more were to follow. His punchy, emotional vocals, with blaring wind arrangements, defined the sound of the Stax label. His performance at themore

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