Sunday, April 14, 2013

Featured Album - Hard To Handle: Black America Sings Otis Redding (Part One)

Released last Autumn on Ace Records, this is another in a great series of CD's.  All are worth having, but this one is a real gem, with great covers of Otis penned songs by a stellar cast of soul greats including William Bell, Irma Thomas, Percy Sledge, James Carr, Clarence Carter, Aretha, Etta and more.

We've found some of the tunes on YouTube, so here are 3 to be going on with:




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