Hit Songs of 1968 – #10

Otis Redding started his musical career by singing in his church choir. He released songs starting in 1962 that usually just showed up on the R&B charts. He did write and record “Respect” in 1965 which later became a bigger hit for Aretha Franklin. He appeared at the Whisky A Go Go in Los Angeles …

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Hit Songs of 1968 – #7

I don’t remember this song at all. Dionne Warwick had a million selling song with “(Theme From) Valley Of The Dolls” in 1968. It was written by Andre Previn and Dory Previn for the film Valley of the Dolls which was based on the novel of the same name by Jacqueline Susann. The song was the …

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