Instagram Dispatch – Mar 16, 2017 @ 11:41

Today, in 1968, Otis Redding's song, "Sittin' On the Dock of the Bay" was released. Ottis was killed in a plane crash a few months prior, just after recording it. This song went on to be the first No. 1 posthumous hit in the US. Today, in 1968, Otis Redding's song, "Sittin' On the Dock of the Bay" was released. Ottis was killed in a plane crash a few months prior, just after recording it. This song went on to be the first No. 1 posthumous hit in the US. #otisredding #soul #rhythmandblues #sanfrancisco #musichistory