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Otis Redding

 
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Date of Birth: September 09, 1941
Date of Death: December 10, 1967 (26)

Birth Place: Dawson, GA, USA
 






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August Wilson African American Cultural Center Presents WE WANT THE FUNK Festival Nex Photo August Wilson African American Cultural Center Presents WE WANT THE FUNK Festival Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Nov 22, 2022

The fourth annual We Want the Funk Festival, which takes place at the August Wilson African American Cultural Center (AWAACC) December 9 and 10 at 8:00 pm, celebrates the rhythm-driven musical genre that evolved from the R&B, soul, and jazz music of the 1960s that continues to influence today’s artists.

Alabama Shakes to Release 'Boys & Girls' 10th Anniversary Edition Photo Alabama Shakes to Release 'Boys & Girls' 10th Anniversary Edition
by Michael Major - Oct 26, 2022

Hailed as one of the best albums of 2012 by Rolling Stone and numerous other publications, Boys & Girls entered Billboard’s Independent Albums chart at No. 1. It went on to attain Platinum certification and earn the band multiple GRAMMY nominations. Lead single “Hold On' was voted the #1 Best Song of 2012 by Rolling Stone..

 Soweto Gospel Choir Brings All-New Show To The Majestic Next Month Photo Soweto Gospel Choir Brings All-New Show To The Majestic Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Oct 13, 2022

Direct from South Africa, the three-time Grammy-winning Soweto Gospel Choir brings an all new concert commemorating the freedom movement in South Africa and the Civil Rights movement in the United States to Gettysburg College's Majestic Theater on Monday, Nov. 21 at 7:30 p.m.

Pittsburgh Cultural Trust Announces The 2022‚Ä" 2023 Dentons Cohen & Grigsby Trust Pr Photo Pittsburgh Cultural Trust Announces The 2022‚Ä" 2023 Dentons Cohen & Grigsby Trust Presents Series
by Stephi Wild - Sep 16, 2022

The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust is excited to announce tickets are now on sale for the 2022-2023 Dentons Cohen & Grigsby Trust Presents Series. Offering an array of live music from world-renowned performers, innovative theater, unforgettable dance showcases, uproarious comedy and parody shows, and holiday favorites. These performances include recurring favorites such as Hip Hop Nutcracker, A Very Electric Christmas, and more along with newcomers Soweto Gospel Choir, Lucy Loves Desi, and others!

The Kennedy Center Announces Millennium Stage Schedule for October Featuring José Ja Photo The Kennedy Center Announces Millennium Stage Schedule for October Featuring José James, Samantha Crain & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 15, 2022

Millennium Stage will offer free live community performances, streamed live, plus online programs and film screenings, Wednesday‚ÄďSaturday each week throughout their campus.

R&B Icon Kem to Record Live Album at Performances in Detroit This Week to Celebrate H Photo R&B Icon Kem to Record Live Album at Performances in Detroit This Week to Celebrate His 20th Anniversary With Motown Records
by Michael Major - Sep 7, 2022

KEM will return to his hometown following his recent sold out ‚ÄúFull Circle‚ÄĚ tour to record a live album that will commemorate his 20th anniversary of signing with Motown Records in the city that gave rise to both the legendary record label and his soaring musical career at ‚ÄėThe Aretha,‚Äô which has played host to numerous KEM shows over the years.

Joey McIntyre and Jujubee Join DRAG: THE MUSICAL at The Bourbon Room in Hollywood Photo Joey McIntyre and Jujubee Join DRAG: THE MUSICAL at The Bourbon Room in Hollywood
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 1, 2022

Joey McIntyre and drag icon Jujubee have joined the cast of DRAG: The Musical, returning to The Bourbon Room in Hollywood, with performances running September 23-October 15, 2022.

Reggae Artist Debuts At # 5 iTunes Reggae Charts Just Below Bob Marley Photo Reggae Artist Debuts At # 5 iTunes Reggae Charts Just Below Bob Marley
by Michael Major - Aug 23, 2022

M.O.A.M. (Man on a Mission), the new album by Jamaican vocalist, songwriter and producer Hezron Clarke debuted at Number 5 on ITunes Reggae chart, just below albums by Bob Marley and Stick Figure. The album released on on August 19 via Tad’s Record (Ernie Ranglin, Tanya Stephens).

Hezron Clarke Releases New Album 'M.O.A.M' Photo Hezron Clarke Releases New Album 'M.O.A.M'
by Michael Major - Aug 19, 2022

Recorded in Reggae‚Äôs birthplace, Kingston Jamaica, M.O.A.M. features some of Jamaica‚Äôs greatest musicians including Dean Fraser (saxophone), Kirk ‚ÄúKirkle Dove‚ÄĚ Bennett (drums), Donald ‚ÄúDanny Bassie‚ÄĚ Dennis (bass), Mitchum Khan (guitar), Carol ‚ÄúBowie‚ÄĚ McLaughlin (keyboards) and Robbie Lyn (keyboards).

Algonquin Arts Theatre Announces 2022-2023 Concert Series Featuring Tributes to Neil  Photo Algonquin Arts Theatre Announces 2022-2023 Concert Series Featuring Tributes to Neil Young, Linda Ronstadt & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 16, 2022

Algonquin Arts Theatre has announced a stellar lineup of concerts for their 2022-2023 season. Highlights of the season include tributes to Billy Joel, James Taylor, Linda Ronstadt, Neil Diamond and Frank Sinatra, plus more.

Otis Redding Videos

Newly Formed Pike & Sutton Team Up With Blues Traveler's John Popper for 'New Year's  Videoplay
Newly Formed Pike & Sutton Team Up With Blues Traveler's John Popper for 'New Year's Resolution'

by Abigail Charpentier - Dec 6, 2019

Austin-based duo Pike & Sutton recently announced their new self-titled band project earlier this fall. Led by 'hometown favorites' (Austin American-Statesman) Patrice Pike and Wayne Sutton, the band has evolved out of the longtime alternative rock band Sister 7 and will release their debut full-length Heart Is A Compass in early 2020. To close out the year, they've teamed up with Blues Traveler's John Popper for a reimagined version of Otis Redding and Carla Thomas' classic 'New Year's Resolution.'

Beans on Toast Releases New Single 'England, I Love You' Videoplay
Beans on Toast Releases New Single 'England, I Love You'

by Kaitlin Milligan - Oct 31, 2019

On the day that the UK was supposed to be leaving the European Union, BEANS ON TOAST, reveals a new single: 'England, I Love You'.

Sara Evans Drops New Live Album with Family Videoplay
Sara Evans Drops New Live Album with Family

by Abigail Charpentier - Sep 4, 2019

Multi-platinum entertainer and the fifth most-played female artist at country-radio in nearly the last two decades,¬†Sara Evans, along with her daughter¬†Olivia Barker¬†(16) and son¬†Avery Barker¬†(19), released a live album today,¬†Live From City Winery Nashville¬†(Born To Fly Records). The 16-song collection, recorded live from the family band's sold-out concert at City Winery Nashville during their limited engagement¬†City Winery and¬†SiriusXM Y2Kountry present Sara Evans with The Barker Family Band ‚Äď Bloodline Tour, showcases mesmerizing harmonies from Sara and Olivia on original songs and covers including¬†Beyonce's ‚ÄúXO‚ÄĚ and¬†Fleetwood Mac's ‚ÄúDreams.‚ÄĚ California trio¬†Fairground Saints¬†also guest on the closing track, Evans' signature smash, ‚ÄúBorn To Fly.‚ÄĚ

VIDEO: San Francisco Arts School Students Pay 'Respects' to Aretha Franklin With Musi Videoplay
VIDEO: San Francisco Arts School Students Pay 'Respects' to Aretha Franklin With Music Video

by Stage Tube - Sep 10, 2018

The World Music students of the Ruth Asawa San Francisco School of the Arts (SOTA) have released a video tribute to Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul who recently passed away.

VIDEO: First Look - Ken Burns Directs New Documentary THE VIETNAM WAR, Premiering on  Videoplay
VIDEO: First Look - Ken Burns Directs New Documentary THE VIETNAM WAR, Premiering on PBS

by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2017

THE VIETNAM WAR, a new 10-part, 18-hour documentary film series directed by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick, will premiere September 17, 2017, on PBS stations nationwide.

VIDEO: First Look - Ken Burns Directs New Documentary THE VIETNAM WAR, Premiering on PBS
by Caryn Robbins - Apr 12, 2017

THE VIETNAM WAR, a new 10-part, 18-hour documentary film series directed by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick, will premiere September 17, 2017, on PBS stations nationwide.

VIDEO: Jon Cryer & James Corden Recreate Iconic 'Pretty in Pink' Dance!
by Caryn Robbins - Apr 15, 2015

On last night's LATE LATE SHOW on CBS, guest Jon Cryer recreated his famous 'Pretty in Pink' record store dance sequence to Otis Redding's 'Try a Little Tenderness' with help from host James Corden.

VIDEO: First Look - GARTH BROOKS, LIVE FROM LAS VEGAS Airing on CBS
by Caryn Robbins - Nov 26, 2013

"GARTH BROOKS, LIVE FROM LAS VEGAS" will feature Brooks in a very intimate setting, playing his guitar as he takes the audience through the musical journey that led him to become the number one selling solo artist in U.S. history.

VIDEO: Har Mar Superstar's 'Lady, You Shot Me'; Celebrates BYE BYE 17 in NYC Tonight
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2013

The official music video for Har Mar Superstar's new single, 'Lady, You Shot Me,' recently premiered at Stereogum. The song is also available as a free download at the site. 'Lady, You Shot Me' is the first single from the acclaimed singer, songwriter and performer's new album, Bye Bye 17, which is out now on Cult Records. Check out the music video for Lady, You Shot Me below!

VIDEO: Justin Timberlake Performs for President Obama at White House
by Caryn Robbins - Apr 11, 2013

Justin Timberlake performed for President Barack Obama and the first family at the White House on Tuesday, April 9th in celebration of Memphis soul music. The 'Suit and Tie' singer gave his rendition of the Otis Redding classic (Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay'. Check out the performance below!