Let’s slow it down a bit today. Otis Redding. MY MAN. I love his voice. He’s one of the most expressive singers I’ve ever heard.
Otis has this awesome style where most of his songs have a slow building tension and by the end of the song you’re fully in the moment. I mean, you don’t even have to be in love and you’ll imagine yourself in love after hearing one of his songs.
So here’s to Otis, who died 46 years ago next week. And here’s to Friday: