[Ans] Aretha Franklin recorded "Respect" in 1967, but who wrote and recorded the song first?

Aretha Franklin recorded “Respect” in 1967, but who wrote and recorded the song first? – “Respect” was written and originally recorded by soul singer Otis Redding. It was released in 1965 as a single from his third album Otis Blue/Otis Redding Sings Soul. In 1967, fellow soul singer Aretha Franklin covered and rearranged “Respect,” resulting … Read more