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Johnny Otis: RIP

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by Dr. Cheese, Jan 20, 2012.


  1. Dr. Cheese

    Dr. Cheese Gold Supporting Member

    Mar 3, 2004
    Metro St. Louis
  2. BassIsBoss

    BassIsBoss

    Jun 25, 2007
    Nova Scotia
    I remember an interview with him after a riot in his neighborhood, when the interviewer suggested that perhaps it might have been safer for him (the white guy) to have left the area. Mr. Otis informed him that those people, were his people, and he wasn't going anywhere. Caught his act a few times. Good band leader and cool guy....
     

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