Otis redding - (sittin' on) the dock of the bay / my girl - Otis Redding Lyrics - (Sittin On) The Dock Of The Bay

from the album Dreams To Remember: The Otis Redding Anthology · Copyright: Writer(s): Stephen Lee Cropper, Otis Redding Lyrics Terms of Use

Early next year at Harlem’s historic  Apollo Theater , a very special “Evening of Respect” will be held in honor of iconic late soul singer  Otis Redding , featuring  The Dap-Kings  as the house band at entertainment heavyweight  Whoopi Goldberg  as the evening’s master of ceremonies. “An Evening of Respect” will take place on Thursday, January 25th 2018, celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the release of “(Sittin’ On) The Dock of The Bay”.

A plane crash in Madison, Wisconsin, kills soul singer Otis Redding and members of the Bar-Kays band on this day in 1967. The plane crashed into Lake Monona, several miles from the Madison airport. One survivor, Ben Cauley of the Bar-Kays, later reported that he had been asleep until just before...

The album is currently available on CD, digitally remastered by Bill Inglot and Dan Hersch as part of the Atlantic & Atco Remasters Series. In 2003, the album was ranked number 474 on Rolling Stone magazine's list of the 500 greatest albums of all time .

“Dock of the Bay” is sampled in many popular songs , including tracks by De La Soul , Ol' Dirty Bastard , and Blackalicious .

Tickets are available via Ticketmaster or at the Apollo Theater Box Office, with public on sale beginning next Tuesday, November 28th, at 10am Eastern Time. You can purchase tickets here .

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