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Soul man

Advantages: The definitive collection of Otis Redding's solo albums
Disadvantages: As with any large compilation there are some songs which are less good.

As a good northern lass I’m rather partial, even now, to a bit of sweet soul music and, for me, none spoke more soulfully or eloquently than Otis Redding whose all too short career was brought to a sudden close at the end of 1967 when he died in a plane c ...

ladybracknell 26.04.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Original Album Series - Otis Redding

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Respect for the Queen of Soul

Advantages: Covers the best work produced by one of the great soul divas
Disadvantages: The final 'live' CD reprises several tracks already on other discs

Whoever you may regard as being the King of Soul, and there are several contenders, Aretha Franklin must be the undisputed Queen. Her soaring range and passion-filled vocals inject everything she sings with that unexplained quality that leaves the listen ...

ladybracknell 10.05.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Original Album Series - Aretha Franklin

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