88Nine Radio Milwaukee

Today's stream is sponsored by Maxie's

Shuggie Otis

Support 88Nine And This Artist:

Shuggie Otis, born 1953, is the son of Johnny Otis, a rhythm and blues musician. He started performing in his youth and released his first record in 1970. He not only writes songs, but also plays guitar, piano, organ, and bass. He has recorded with Frank Zappa, Al Kooper, Etta James, and Eddie Vinson, and more recently Mos Def. The Brothers Johnson's version of his composition "Strawberry Letter 23" reached #1 in the Billboard rhythm and blues chart and #5 in the Billboard pop chart in 1977. Shuggie's albums include: "Here Comes Shuggie Otis", "Freedom Flight" and "Inspiration Information". Read more about Shuggie Otis on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License and may also be available under the GNU FDL.

Tracks We Played

Ice Cold Daydream

Freedom Flight
Last Played on January 21, 2014 9:25pm

INSPIRATION INFORMATION

Inspiration Information
Last Played on June 22, 2013 10:50am

STRAWBERRY LETTER 23

Freedom Flight
Last Played on November 03, 2012 10:42am