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Musician Otis Clay

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Musician Otis Clay

Otis Clay—Musician
Richard Steele—Special Contributor

Deep soul king Otis Clay has released his first album in seven years, Respect Yourself, recorded live at the Lucerne Blues Festival. Chicago Public Radio's Richard Steele spoke with Clay about the album and his five-decade career.

Clay performs at the Respect Yourself record release party on Friday, March 18, 2005, at Fitzgerald's—6615 Roosevelt Road in west suburban Berwyn.

Featured Music: Otis Clay, “When the Gates Swing Open,” The Gospel Truth (Blind Pig Records, 1993)
Otis Clay, “Sho Wasn't Me,” Respect Yourself (Blind Pig Records, 2005)
Otis Clay, “For the Good Times,” Respect Yourself (Blind Pig Records, 2005)

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