Otis Blue/Otis Redding Sings Soul (often referred to simply as Otis Blue) is the third studio album by American soul singer Otis Redding. It was first released on September 15, 1965, by Volt Records. The album mainly consists of cover versions of other R&B and soul artists' hits, and, bar one track, was recorded in a 24-hour period over July 9 and 10, 1965, at the Stax Recording Studios in Memphis, Tennessee
Исполнитель: Otis Redding. Respect - Remastered mono single/album version; remastered mono. 5. Change is gonna come - Remastered mono album version; remastered mono. 6. Down in the valley - Remastered mono album version; remastered mono. 7. Shake - Remastered mono album version; remastered mono.
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Otis Redding (Otis Ray Redding J. September 9, 1941 – December 10, 1967) was an American, highly influential, rhythm & blues and soul singer, and songwriter. 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.
Otis Redding’s Otis Blue is among the greatest albums ever made. Every moment of this record is breathtaking. This is one of the earliest albums that was true soul, and it is most likely the best. All 11 songs are incredible. Otis Blue shows just how great of a singer Redding was. Three things make this album so incredible. One of them is Otis Redding’s voice. Few people could sing like Otis Redding. Whether it is a slower song, such as I’ve Been Loving You Too Long, an up beat song, such as Respect or even a blues song, such as Rock Me Baby, Redding’s voice shines
Anyone who wants to understand the different phases of Otis Redding's career, and the reason for his having made a major impact across the 1960s and beyond, can have no better place to start than Otis! The Definitive Otis Redding.