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Shuggie Otis

Shuggie Otis
Born: Nov 30, 1953 in Los Angeles, CA
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Genre: R&B, Blues, Pop/Rock
Biography: Guitarist/singer/songwriter/producer/multi-instrumentalist Shuggie Otis may not be a household name, but his "Strawberry Letter 23" is in the record collections of millions of households. The Brothers Johnson's cover of "Strawberry Letter 23" has sold over a million copies, peaking at number one R&B ...Read full biography
Inspiration Information
Released: 1974
Label: Sony Music Distribution
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Ignored upon its release in 1974 and celebrated upon its reissue in 2001, Shuggie Otis' fourth and last album Inspiration Information exists out of time -- a record that was of its time, but didn't belong ...Read full review
Freedom Flight
Released: 1971
Label: Epic
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1971's Freedom Flight is perhaps, in its own way, every bit as adventurous and regal as Shuggie Otis' masterpiece, Inspiration Information. Produced by Shuggie's father, R&B legend Johnny Otis, the album ...Read full review