“We Knew We Had A Hit”

Date: November 12, 2013

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Pop culture tells us that the Steve Cropper-produced smash “(Sittin’ on) The Dock of the Bay” stands as Otis Redding’s final recording. Not so, says Cropper. In fact, he and Redding had been sure for sometime before the scalding soul singer’s death that this Read More

Belushi’s Death Almost Ended Steve’s Career

Date: November 12, 2013

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Steve Cropper has had several signature moments in popular music — as a sideman, composer and producer on so many key Stax sides, and as a member of both Booker T. and the Read More