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Trapped
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Seventeen Days of Loving
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I'm Gonna Tell My Wife (And My Woman Too)
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If You Can't Help Me
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Standing In the Background

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Carl Sims came to fame later in life, scoring his first southern soul hits in the late '90s, thirty years after he first started singing as a teenager in Memphis, Tennessee. When he was 16, he caught the ear of Otis Redding, who hired Sims after hearing him sing with the Stax house band the Bar-Kays in local clubs. Sims wound up just missing the tragic plane flight that killed Redding in 1967—an incident that would put him in history books, but Sims turned into a survivor, worki... Read more

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