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Otis Redding

An Unfinished Life

by Jonathan Gould

Hardcover, 533 pages, Random House Inc, List Price: $30 |


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Presents a comprehensive portrait of the singer's background, his upbringing, and his professional career, while placing the narrative within the social history of the 1960s.

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Otis Redding's 'Unfinished Life' Still Resonates

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