Otis Redding  American Singer

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Otis Redding passed away on 10th Dec 1967 aged 26.


Otis Redding is a 26 year old American Singer. Born on 9th September, 1941 in Dawson, Georgia, he is famous for (Sittin` on) the Dock of the Bay. in a career that spans 1958–1967. His zodiac sign is Virgo.

Otis Redding is a member of the following lists: People from Dawson, Georgia, Musicians from Macon, Georgia and Accidents and incidents involving the Beechcraft Model 18.


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    Confirmed Relationships1
    Longest Relationship7 yrs, 11 mths
    Shortest Relationship7 yrs, 11 mths
    Average Relationship Length7 yrs, 11 mths
    First Name Otis
    Last Name Redding
    Full Name at Birth Otis Redding
    Alternative Name The Big O, The Mad Man from Macon, Rockhouse Redding, The King of Soul
    Age 26 (age at death) years
    Birthday 9th September, 1941
    Birthplace Dawson, Georgia
    Died 10th December, 1967
    Place of Death Madison, Wisconsin
    Cause of Death plane crash
    Height 6' 1" (185 cm)
    Build Slim
    Eye Color Brown - Dark
    Hair Color Brown - Dark
    Zodiac Sign Virgo
    Sexuality Straight
    Ethnicity Black
    Nationality American
    Occupation Text Singer-songwriter, musician
    Occupation Singer
    Claim to Fame (Sittin` on) the Dock of the Bay.
    Music Genre (Text) Soul, Rhythm & Blues, R&B
    Music Genre R&B/Soul, R&B
    Year(s) Active 1958–1967
    Music Style Soul, Southern Soul, Deep Soul
    Music Mood Cathartic, Poignant, Gritty, Yearning, Hungry, Warm, Exciting, Intimate, Organic, Rousing, Rollicking, Plaintive, Searching, Urgent, Greasy, Lively, Earnest, Amiable/Good-Natured, Bittersweet, Romantic, Intense
    Instrument Vocals
    Instrument (text) Vocals, guitar, piano
    Record Label Stax, Volt, Atco, Rhino, Sundazed
    Associated Acts The Upsetters, The Pinetoppers, Booker T. & the M.G.'s, The Bar-Kays, Carla Thomas, Little Richard
    Official Websites http://otisredding.com
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