Brett Jolly’s Daily Thought (“Otis Redding”)

This artist “still” has fans to this day. His style of singing was nothing less than energetic. If he had lived to today there is “no way” he would still have been able to sing his songs at this pace (or probably even this key), but his style was truly authentic. The roughness of his voice made him unmistakable, and his charisma made him a fan favorite. I only wish that I could have had the opportunity to play for him (I did, however, manage to play for his son Dexter). His life was cut down too short in a plane crash. For those of you who don’t know (or don’t remember), here is the legendary “Otis Redding:”

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