Volt "My Lover's Prayer" opens with one of the more recognizable and catchy hooks in the Otis library. Otis sounds like he's singing at am, his soul is tired and weary, but the strength of his voice can still carry him over what has probably been a rough night.
We look back on The Otis Redding Dictionary of Soul, which turns 50 today. by Thomas Johnson. In , Otis Redding performed at Los Angeles’ Whiskey A Go Go following the release of the previous year’s Otis isbarseehosurderalmotarmantmicom.co concert was a defining moment in his career; exposing white audiences to Memphis-soul by way of his gravely bark and left-right-right stomping, coupled with Otis Blue, the.
View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of The Best Of Otis Redding on Discogs. Label: ATCO Records - SD ,ATCO Records - SQBO • Format: 2x, Vinyl LP, Compilation • Country: US • Genre: Funk / Soul • Style: Soul.
Nov 04, · This is overall a disappointing offering from the late great Otis. For me only 'My Lovers Prayer' and 'Try a Little Tenderness' really hit the spot. Most of the rest is acceptable although there is a fair amount of 'filler'. However die hard fans will probably enjoy it. Otis was a genius and this album was only a minor blip on his way to /5(51).
Officially released live recordings by Otis Redding primarily come from three sources: a series of shows performed at the Whisky a Go Go in April , the Stax/Volt Revue tour of Europe in March and April , and his five-song set at the Monterey International Pop Festival on June 17,