Greatest soul singer: Sam Cooke or Otis Redding? | The Tylt
Born on January 22, 1931, Sam Cooke was dubbed the King of Soul for his effortlessly smooth vocals and trail-blazing influence on pop music. Cooke had 30 U.S. top 40 hits between 1957 and 1964, including "You Send Me", "Wonderful World", and "Twistin' the Night Away." But others consider Otis Redding, who gave us "(Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay" and "Respect," the real King of Soul. Though Redding was influenced by Cooke, his style was more raw and gritty. Which soul singer is the greatest?🎤
Greatest soul singer: Sam Cooke or Otis Redding?