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The Bar-Kays

Stax Records artists gather at “Wattstax” (1972)

August 20, 1972 - Stax Records organizes a concert with all their roster - The Dramatics, The Staple Singers, The Bar-Kays, Albert King, Little Milton, Johnnie Taylor, Carla Thomas, Rufus Thomas, Luther Ingram, Isaac Hayes and many more -…

On TV today, Otis Redding on ‘Upbeat’ (1967)

December 9, 1967 - Otis Redding and his band, The Bar-Kays appear on TV musical variety show "Upbeat", produced in Cleveland, Ohio. After the show, they fly to Madison, Wisconsin where they are to play tomorrow night at the "Factory."