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Otis Redding Performs "Knock On Wood"

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Otis Redding appeared on the December 9, 1967 episode of Cleveland television show Upbeat on WEWS-TV. In this clip from the appearance, he performs "Knock on Wood" with Mitch Ryder. Tragically, Redding died in a plane crash the following day. [video clip courtesy of WEWS-TV].