Otis Redding–Videos

Posted on October 17, 2009. Filed under: Art, Blogroll, Communications, Culture, Entertainment, liberty, Life, Links, media, Music, People, Quotations, Raves, Video, Wisdom | Tags: , , , , , , |

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Ready, Steady, Go! Otis Redding Special Pt. 1

Ready, Steady, Go! Otis Redding Special Pt. 2

RSG! Otis Redding Special (1966) – [Part 2 of 2]

Ready, Steady, Go! Otis Redding Special Pt. 3

Ready, Steady, Go! Otis Redding Special Pt. 4

Otis Redding–My Girl

 

Otis Redding & The Pinetoppers – Fat Girl

 

 

Otis Redding – Pain in my heart

Can’t Turn You Loose – Otis Redding

Otis Redding – Hard To Handle

Otis Redding – Try A Little Tenderness

Otis Redding live – Satisfaction

These Arms Of Mine Otis Redding (***Lyrics Included***) .:oldies:.

Otis Redding – Glory of Love

Otis Redding ~ Love Man

Otis Redding (live) @ Monterey, 1967. Part 1 of 3

Otis Redding live @ Monterey, Part 2 of 3

Otis Redding live @ Monterey, Part 3 of 3

OTIS REDDING UNDER THE BOARDWALK #34

Otis Redding-Sitting on the dock of the bay


 

“Sitting in the morning sun, I’ll be sitting when the evening comes”- Otis Redding

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Background Articles and Videos

Otis Redding

“…Otis Ray Redding, Jr. (September 9, 1941 – December 10, 1967) was an American soul singer. Often called the “King of Soul”, he is renowned for an ability to convey strong emotion through his voice.[1][2] According to the website of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (where he was inducted in 1989), Redding’s name is “synonymous with the term soul, music that arose out of the black experience in America through the transmutation of gospel and rhythm and blues into a form of funky, secular testifying.”[3] In addition, rock critic Jon Landau said in 1967 that ‘”Otis Redding is rock & roll”.[4] Redding died in a plane crash at the age of 26, one month before his biggest hit, “(Sittin’ On) The Dock of the Bay”, was released….”

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Otis_Redding

 

Otis Redding

http://www.otisredding.com/

Otis Redding

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Biography

  

by Richie Unterberger

One of the most influential soul singers of the 1960s, Otis Redding exemplified to many listeners the power of Southern “deep soul” — hoarse, gritty vocals, brassy arrangements, and an emotional way with both party tunes and aching ballads. He was also the most consistent exponent of the Stax sound, cutting his records at the Memphis label/studios that did much to update R&B into modern soul. His death at the age of 26 was tragic not just because he seemed on the verge of breaking through to a wide pop audience (which he would indeed do with his posthumous number one single “[Sittin’ On] The Dock of the Bay”). It was also unfortunate because, as “Dock of the Bay” demonstrated, he was also at a point of artistic breakthrough in terms of the expression and sophistication of his songwriting and singing.Although Redding at his peak was viewed as a consummate, versatile showman, he began his recording career in the early ’60s as a Little Richard-styled shouter. The Georgian was working in the band of guitarist Johnny Jenkins at the time, and in 1962 he took advantage of an opportunity to record the ballad “These Arms of Mine” at a Jenkins session. When it became an R&B hit, Redding’s solo career was truly on its way, though the hits didn’t really start to fly until 1965 and 1966, when “Mr. Pitiful,” “I’ve Been Loving You Too Long,” “I Can’t Turn You Loose,” a cover of the Rolling Stones’ “Satisfaction,” and “Respect” (later turned into a huge pop smash by Aretha Franklin) were all big sellers.Redding wrote much of his own material, sometimes with the assistance of Booker T. & the MG’s guitarist Steve Cropper. Yet at the time, Redding’s success was primarily confined to the soul market; his singles charted only mildly on the pop listings. He was nonetheless tremendously respected by many white groups, particularly the Rolling Stones, who covered Redding’s “That’s How Strong My Love Is” and “Pain in My Heart.” (Redding also returned the favor with “Satisfaction.”) …”http://www.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg&sql=11:kifrxqr5ldje~T1

Otis Redding – Love Man (Teaching Dirty Dancing)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=46F3rJek_WE

 

Otis Redding – These arms of mine (Road House)

 

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