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This Day In Music - December 7th

On this day in 1967, Otis Redding hit the studio to record the biggest hit of his career "(Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay"! The song went on to be the first posthumous number one record on both the Billboard Hot 100 and R&B charts and the first number one UK album!  

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Sources:  Wikipedia, and Atlantic Records.

 

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