Otis Redding

Otis Redding
Aliases
Otis Redding and The Pinetoppers
Real name
Otis Ray Redding, Jr.
Born
September 9, 1941
Died
December 10, 1967
Country
United States
IPI
00025572393
00049507172
Family
Zelma Redding Spouse (1961-1967)
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Originals

Title Performer Release date Covered by
April 1, 1966 (2 artists)
September 15, 1964 (4 artists)
June 15, 1968 (6 artists)
February 1964 Bryan B
1982 Ole Friis & Daddy Drugstore
November 1968 (3 artists)
May 1966 (2 artists)
October 15, 1966 (23 artists)
April 1, 1966 (7 artists)
June 20, 1969 John Hammond
June 15, 1968 (57 artists)
Sampled by Public Enemy
October 15, 1966 (3 artists)
November 1962 Tinsley Ellis
November 1965 (35 artists)
July 1, 1970 (7 artists)
March 21, 1967 (3 artists)
April 22, 1965 (67 artists)
June 15, 1968 (26 artists)
July 1, 1970 (3 artists)
April 1, 1966 (4 artists)
March 21, 1967 (3 artists)
Sampled by EPMD
June 20, 1969 (4 artists)
January 1965 (24 artists)
May 1966 (4 artists)
June 15, 1968 (7 artists)
August 15, 1965 (2 artists)
April 1968 Frankie Lee
August 8, 2011 Piano Tribute Players
Uses samples from (3 artists)
August 15, 1965 (95 artists)
Sampled by Joss Stone
January 1, 1964 (14 artists)
1961 (8 artists)
January 8, 1968 (186 artists)
Sampled by De La Soul
November 1963 Zoot Money's Big Roll Band
October 15, 1966 Paul Varisco
June 20, 1969 (2 artists)
June 1963 Phil Phillips
April 1968 (5 artists)
November 1962 (41 artists)
June 15, 1968 King Floyd
March 10, 1992 (2 artists)
September 15, 1964 (2 artists)

Covers by Otis Redding

Title Performer Release date Originally by
April 1, 1966 Wilson Pickett
June 15, 1968 Ray Charles and His Band
February 1969 Clyde McPhatter
June 15, 1968 (unknown)
March 16, 1967 Freddy Scott
March 1965 Buddy Johnson & His Orchestra
March 16, 1967 Charles Brown & Amos Milburn, Sam Cooke
April 1, 1966 Sam Cooke
September 15, 1965 Sam Cooke
April 1, 1966 Al Braggs
March 10, 1992 Sam Cooke
October 15, 1966 The Beatles
September 15, 1965 (unknown), (unknown), Solomon Burke
March 1965 Jerry Butler and The Impressions
June 30, 1967 Willie Bryant and His Orchestra
March 1965 Solomon Burke
June 20, 1969 Arthur Conley
January 1, 1964 Don Gardner and Dee Dee Ford
April 1, 1966 The Temptations
March 1965 Chuck Willis and His Band
Sampled by Kanye West featuring Consequence & Cam'Ron
March 16, 1967 Marvin Gaye & Kim Weston
March 16, 1967 Eddie Floyd
March 16, 1967 Carla Thomas
June 20, 1969 The McCoys
January 1, 1964 Richard Berry and The Pharaohs
March 16, 1967 The Clovers
Sampled by Big Daddy Kane
January 1, 1964 Little Richard and His Band
October 29, 2013 Johnny Moore's Three Blazers
October 23, 1968 Johnny Moore's Three Blazers
September 15, 1965 The Temptations
April 1, 1966 Jimmie Cox
March 1965 Sam Cooke
July 1, 1970 James Brown and His Orchestra
November 1963 Irma Thomas
Covered by (7 artists)
November 1968 James Brown and The Famous Flames
September 15, 1965 Curtis Jones, Li'l Son Jackson, B.B. King
September 15, 1965 The Rolling Stones
April 1, 1966 Slim Harpo
March 10, 1992 Little Richard and His Band
September 15, 1965 Sam Cooke
October 15, 1966 Prince La La
July 1, 1970 Al Collins & Orchestra, Eddie Bo, Little Richard and His Band
January 1, 1964 Ben E. King
March 16, 1967 Aaron Neville
July 1, 1970 The "5" Royales
October 15, 1966 Cowboy Copas
January 1965 O.V. Wright with The Keys
January 1, 1964 Rufus Thomas
February 23, 1968 Paul Williams and His Hucklebuckers, Roy Milton and His Solid Senders
March 10, 1992 The Drifters
November 9, 1993 (unknown)
March 16, 1967 Lowell Fulson
April 1, 1966 Roy Head and The Traits
October 15, 1966 New Mayfair Dance Orchestra
Sampled by Jay Z and Kanye West feat. Otis Redding
March 16, 1967 Charlie Rich
October 23, 1968 Bing Crosby & Martha Mears
July 1, 1970 Arthur Conley
September 15, 1965 Sam Cooke
September 15, 1965 William Bell
1976 Dan Penn
October 15, 1966 Chuck Willis
June 20, 1969 The Dells, Jackie Wilson
January 1, 1964 Sam Cooke & Bumps Blackwell Orchestra

Songs with samples

Title Performer Release date Uses samples from
August 8, 2011 (3 artists)
Covered by Piano Tribute Players

Sampled songs

Title Performer Release date Info
June 15, 1968 Covered by (57 artists)
Sampled by Public Enemy
March 1965 Originally by Chuck Willis and His Band
Sampled by Kanye West featuring Consequence & Cam'Ron
March 21, 1967 Covered by (3 artists)
Sampled by EPMD
March 16, 1967 Originally by The Clovers
Sampled by Big Daddy Kane
August 15, 1965 Covered by (95 artists)
Sampled by Joss Stone
January 8, 1968 Covered by (186 artists)
Sampled by De La Soul
October 15, 1966 Originally by New Mayfair Dance Orchestra
Sampled by Jay Z and Kanye West feat. Otis Redding

Songs written by Otis Redding

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Original date Covered by
Any Ole Way Otis Redding, Steve Cropper Otis Redding April 1, 1966 Covered by (2 artists)
Chained and Bound Otis Redding Otis Redding September 15, 1964 Covered by (4 artists)
Champagne and Wine Otis Redding, Roy Lee Johnson, Alan Walden Otis Redding June 15, 1968 Covered by (6 artists)
Come to Me Otis Redding, Phil Walden Otis Redding February 1964 Covered by Bryan B
Direct Me Otis Redding, Steve Cropper Otis Redding November 1968 Covered by (3 artists)
Fa-Fa-Fa-Fa-Fa (Sad Song) Otis Redding, Steve Cropper Otis Redding October 15, 1966 Covered by (23 artists)
Good to Me Otis Redding, Julius Green Otis Redding April 1, 1966 Covered by (7 artists)
Groovin Time Otis Redding, Steve Cropper Otis Redding June 20, 1969 Covered by John Hammond
Hard to Handle Otis Redding, Allen Jones, Alvertis Isbell Otis Redding June 15, 1968 Covered by (57 artists)
Hawg for You Otis Redding Otis Redding October 15, 1966 Covered by (3 artists)
Hey Hey Baby Otis Redding Otis Redding November 1962 Covered by Tinsley Ellis
I Can't Turn You Loose Otis Redding Otis Redding November 1965 Covered by (35 artists)
I Got the Will Otis Redding Otis Redding July 1, 1970 Covered by (7 artists)
I've Been Loving You Too Long (To Stop Now) Jerry Butler, Otis Redding Otis Redding April 22, 1965 Covered by (67 artists)
I've Got Dreams to Remember Otis Redding, Joe Rock, Zelma Redding Otis Redding June 15, 1968 Covered by (26 artists)
Johnny's Heartbreak Otis Redding, Arthur Alexander Otis Redding July 1, 1970 Covered by (3 artists)
Just One More Day Otis Redding, Steve Cropper, McEvoy Robinson Otis Redding April 1, 1966 Covered by (4 artists)
Let Me Come on Home Otis Redding, Booker T. Jones, Al Jackson Jr. Otis Redding March 21, 1967 Covered by (3 artists)
Let Nothing Separate Us Otis Redding Arthur Conley April 1967 Covered by Otis Redding
Love Man Otis Redding Otis Redding June 20, 1969 Covered by (4 artists)
Mr. Pitiful Otis Redding, Steve Cropper Otis Redding January 1965 Covered by (24 artists)
My Lover's Prayer Otis Redding Otis Redding May 1966 Covered by (4 artists)
Nobody's Fault but Mine Otis Redding Otis Redding June 15, 1968 Covered by (7 artists)
Ole Man Trouble Otis Redding Otis Redding August 15, 1965 Covered by (2 artists)
Open the Door Otis Redding Otis Redding April 1968 Covered by Frankie Lee
Respect Otis Redding Otis Redding August 15, 1965 Covered by (95 artists)
Security Otis Redding Otis Redding January 1, 1964 Covered by (14 artists)
Shout Bamalama Otis Redding Otis Redding and The Pinetoppers 1961 Covered by (8 artists)
(Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay Otis Redding, Steve Cropper Otis Redding January 8, 1968 Covered by (186 artists)
Something Is Worrying Me Otis Redding, Phil Walden Otis Redding November 1963 Covered by Zoot Money's Big Roll Band
Sweet Lorene Isaac Hayes, Otis Redding, Alvertis Isbell Otis Redding October 15, 1966 Covered by Paul Varisco
That's a Good Idea Otis Redding Otis Redding June 20, 1969 Covered by (2 artists)
That's What My Heart Needs Otis Redding Otis Redding June 1963 Covered by Phil Phillips
The Happy Song Otis Redding, Steve Cropper Otis Redding April 1968 Covered by (5 artists)
These Arms of Mine Otis Redding Otis Redding November 1962 Covered by (41 artists)
Think About It Otis Redding, Don Covay Otis Redding June 15, 1968 Covered by King Floyd
Trick or Treat Isaac Hayes, Otis Redding Otis Redding March 10, 1992 Covered by (2 artists)
Wholesale Love Otis Redding Arthur Conley April 1967 Covered by (2 artists)
Your One and Only Man Otis Redding Otis Redding September 15, 1964 Covered by (2 artists)

Adapted songs

Title Written by Originals Originally by Covered by
Pain in My Heart Otis Redding, Phil Walden Ruler of My Heart Otis Redding Covered by (7 artists)
Sweet Soul Music Otis Redding, Arthur Conley Yeah Man Arthur Conley Covered by (25 artists)

Releases

Albums

Title Performer Release date Label
Complete & Unbelievable - The Otis Redding Dictionary of Soul Otis Redding October 15, 1966 Volt
Historic Performances Recorded at the Monterey Pop Festival Otis Redding - The Jimi Hendrix Experience August 1970 Reprise Records
King & Queen Otis Redding & Carla Thomas March 16, 1967 Stax
Love Man Otis Redding June 20, 1969 Atco Records
Otis Blue/Otis Redding Sings Soul Otis Redding September 15, 1965 Volt
Otis! - The Definitive Otis Redding Otis Redding November 9, 1993 Rhino
Pain in My Heart Otis Redding January 1, 1964 Atco Records
Recorded Live - Previously Unreleased Performances Otis Redding 1982 Atlantic
Remember Me - 22 Previously Unissued Tracks Otis Redding March 10, 1992 Stax
Tell the Truth Otis Redding July 1, 1970 Atco Records
The Dock of the Bay Otis Redding February 23, 1968 Volt
The Great Otis Redding Sings Soul Ballads Otis Redding March 1965 Volt
The Immortal Otis Redding Otis Redding June 15, 1968 Atco Records
The Soul Album Otis Redding April 1, 1966 Volt

Singles

Title Performer Release date Label
A Lover's Question Otis Redding February 1969 Atco Records
Chained and Bound Otis Redding September 15, 1964 Volt
Come to Me Otis Redding February 1964 Volt
Fat Gal Otis Redding and The Pinetoppers 1961 Confederate
Glory of Love Otis Redding June 30, 1967 Volt
I Can't Turn You Loose Otis Redding November 1965 Volt
I Love You More Than Words Can Say Otis Redding March 21, 1967 Volt
I've Been Loving You Too Long (To Stop Now) Otis Redding April 22, 1965 Volt
Mr. Pitiful Otis Redding January 1965 Volt
My Lover's Prayer Otis Redding May 1966 Volt
Pain in My Heart Otis Redding November 1963 Volt
Papa's Got a Brand New Bag Otis Redding November 1968 Atco Records
Respect Otis Redding August 15, 1965 Volt
(Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay Otis Redding January 8, 1968 Volt
That's What My Heart Needs Otis Redding June 1963 Volt
The Happy Song (Dum-Dum) Otis Redding April 1968 Volt
These Arms of Mine Otis Redding November 1962 Volt
White Christmas Otis Redding October 23, 1968 Atco Records
You Left the Water Running Otis Redding 1976 Stone Records

Performances also appear on

Title Performer Release date Label
Cloclo - Bande originale du film various artists 2012 Sony Music
Cover You - A Tribute to the Rolling Stones various artists 1998 Hip-O Records
Soul Christmas various artists November 1968 Atco Records
Under the Influence [Holiday Edition] Straight No Chaser October 29, 2013 Atlantic
Watch the Throne Jay Z and Kanye West August 8, 2011 Roc-A-Fella

Tributes

Title Performer Release date Label
Guitar Workshop - Tribute to Otis Redding various artists December 16, 1989 Invitation
Pays Tribute to Otis Redding Beverly Simmons 1968 Pama

Forum topics

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