Otis Clay Net Worth, Height, Bio, Facts

Otis Clay Biography
  • Name: Otis Clay
  • Age at Death: 73 years old
  • Height: 5ft 11in (181 cm)
  • Occupation: Singer
  • Net Worth: Pending
  • Status: Deceased

Otis Clay was an American R&B singer and Blues Hall of Famer. He was born on February 11, 1942 in the rural community of Waxhaw, Mississippi. He moved to Muncie, Indiana with his family at age eleven.

Clay started out as a gospel singer with the local group ‘the Voices of Hope’ followed by ‘the Christian Travelers’. He was signed to One-derful! Records in 1965 and recorded his first hit single “That’s How It Is (When You’re In Love)” in 1967. The track peaked at #34 on the US Billboard R&B charts. He was later signed to Atlantic Records and recorded another hit single “She’s About A Mover” in 1968. He was signed to Hi Records in 1971 and released his successful “Trying To Live My Life Without You” a year later. Clay launched his own recording label ‘Echo Records’ in the mid 1970s and released singles like “Messing With My Mind” and “A Nickel And A Nail”. He went on to release the Grammy nominated gospel CD ‘Walk A Mile in My Shoes’ in 2007. He was inducted to the Blues Hall of Fame in 2013. He was chairman of the non-profit company, Tobacco Road Incorporated.

Otis Clay died on January 8, 2016 at the age of 73. His cause of death was heart attack. He was 5ft 11in tall and ruled under the star sign Aquarius.

Otis Clay Bio, Net Worth, Facts
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Otis Clay Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki

  • Birth Name: Otis Clay
  • Birthday: February 11, 1942
  • Place of Birth: Waxhaw, Mississippi, United States
  • Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
  • How Tall : Height: 5ft 11in (181 cm)
  • Occupation: Singer
  • Years Active: 1957–2016
  • Net Worth & Salary:
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  • Death-O-Meter: Dead
  • Died: January 8, 2016
  • Cause of Death: Heart Attack
  • Place of Death: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

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