Otis Redding Lyrics

Genre: R&B

Otis Redding Albums

Otis Redding Lyrics - by Popularity

1 I've Been Loving You Too Long
2 That's How Strong My Love Is
3 Try a Little Tenderness
4 Tramp
5 (Sitting On The) Dock Of The Bay
6 I've Got Dreams to Remember
7 These Arms of Mine
8 Treat Her Right
9 Your One And Only Man - Live
10 Don't Leave Me This Way
11 I've Been Loving You Too Long (To Stop Now)
12 Don't Be Afraid of Love
13 Tramp (With Carla Thomas)
14 A Change Is Gonna Come
15 Papa's Got a Brand New Bag
16 Respect
17 The Happy Song
18 Hard to Handle
19 Your Feeling Is Mine
20 I Can't Turn You Loose
21 Home In Your Heart
22 You're Still My Baby
23 Shout Bamalama
24 (Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher and Higher
25 Change Gonna Come
26 Good to Me
27 The Match Game
28 Wonderful World
29 Keep Your Arms Around Me
30 Send Me Some Lovin'
31 I've Been Loving You Too Long (To Stop Now) - Live
32 Thousand Miles Away
33 A Fool for You
34 The Dog
35 I Need Your Lovin'
36 Respect (Alternate)
37 These Arms Of Mine - Live
38 There Goes My Baby
39 A Waste of Time
40 Groovin' Time
41 Knock On Wood
42 Shout Bamalama - With The Pinetoppers
43 Hawg for You
44 Spanish Harlem
45 Pounds And Hundreds (Lbs + 100s)
46 I Love You More Than Words Can Say
47 Open the Door
48 Merry Christmas, Baby
49 Champagne And Wine
50 Slippin' And Slidin'
51 That's What My Heart Needs
52 Louie Louie
53 Love Man
54 Lovey Dovey
55 New Year's Resolution
56 Amen
57 Bring It On Home To Me
58 Ole Man Trouble
59 White Christmas
60 Can't Turn You Loose
61 Let Me Come On Home
62 Satisfaction
63 Any Ole Way
64 I'll Let Nothing Separate Us
65 (Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay
66 Ooh Carla, Ooh Otis
67 Come to Me
68 Fa-Fa-Fa-Fa-Fa
69 I'm Sick Y'all
70 Your One and Only Man
71 Fa-Fa-Fa-Fa-Fa (Sad Song)
72 Rock Me Baby
73 Chain Gang
74 I Want To Thank You
75 Love Have Mercy
76 the Dock of the Bay
77 Chained and Bound
78 Nobody's Fault but Mine
79 I'm Coming Home To See About You
80 Tell the Truth
81 It's Growing
82 Demonstration
83 Ton of Joy
84 You Don't Miss Your Water
85 You Send Me
86 Gone Again
87 Pain in My Heart
88 My Lover's Prayer
89 Don't Mess with Cupid
90 Stay In School (Radio Spot)
91 Nobody Knows You (When You're Down And Out)
92 Remember Me
93 A Little Time
94 Stay In School
95 You Left the Water Running
96 Stand by Me
97 Satisfaction - Live
98 The Happy Song (Dum-Dum)
99 Nothing Can Change This Love
100 Look At The Girl
101 Any Ole Way - Live
102 You Made a Man Out of Me
103 She Put the Hurt on Me
104 When Something Is Wrong With My Baby
105 Mary's Little Lamb
106 Look at That Girl
107 Can't Turn You Loose - Live
108 Just One More Day
109 Shake
110 A Lover's Question
111 Down in the Valley
112 Tennessee Waltz
113 634-5789
114 Higher And Higher
115 Something Is Worrying Me
116 Sweet Lorene
117 Direct Me
118 Think About It
119 I'm a Changed Man
120 Hey Hey Baby
121 Mr. Pitiful
122 Got to Get Myself Together
123 Lucille
124 Cigarettes and Coffee
125 Free Me
126 Are You Lonely For Me Baby
127 Security
128 That's a Good Idea
129 My Girl
130 (Your Love Has Lifted Me) Higher & Higher
131 Cupid
132 Day Tripper

Otis Redding Bio

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. 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." In addition, rock critic Jon Landau said in 1967, "Otis Redding is rock & roll". 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.

Redding was born in the small town of Dawson, Georgia. When he was five, his family moved to Macon, Georgia, where Redding sang in a church choir and as a teenager won the talent show at the Douglass Theatre for fifteen weeks in a row. His earliest influence was Little Richard (Richard Penniman), also a Macon resident. Redding said, "If it hadn't been for Little Richard, I would not be here. I entered the music business because of Richard – he is my inspiration. I used to sing like Little Richard, his Rock 'n' Roll stuff, you know. Richard has soul, too. My present music has a lot of him in it.

Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Otis_redding