Otis Redding - The Great Otis Redding Sings Soul Ballads LP
The Great Otis Redding Sings Soul Ballads is the second studio album by American soul singer-songwriter Otis Redding, released in 1965. The album was one of the first issued by Volt Records, a sub-label of Stax Records, and Redding's first on the new label. The album features both soul classics and originals written by Redding and other Stax Records recording artists, including the unforgettable classics "That's How Strong My Love Is," "Mr. Pitiful" and "Chained and Bound." This album contains some of Otis' most powerful, heartfelt performances with the backing contributions of Booker T. & The MG's and the Memphis Horns.