I've Been Loving You Too Long (3:15)

Cover of The Dock of the Bay

From The Dock of the Bay and 72 other releases

The I’ve Been Loving You Too Long Songfacts says that Redding wrote this with Jerry Butler (“For Your Precious Love,” “Only the Strong Survive”) in a Buffalo hotel room.


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  • CidaDuarteF

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    9 Feb 4:31pm Reply
  • HayleighRayment

    I've loved uuuia for a long time in April when she was on the chase and status chuck fruity hair again and make a sound in do not listen and record the kindle fire and cuddle fire

    25 Nov 2014 Reply
  • badgerwig

    another great singer to die to young

    25 Oct 2014 Reply
  • silversurfer250

    This album is probably one of the finest Hot Sweaty Soulful Final Contribution that any man could make before he dies.

    25 Jan 2014 Reply

    THAT'S SOUL !!!!!!!!!!!

    17 Jun 2013 Reply
  • tresfoufou

    The line "Good god almighty I love you" is the most real line ive ever heard in a song

    20 Mar 2013 Reply
  • NitaD1

    Just lovely

    3 Mar 2013 Reply
  • Johnnybosox19

    This song makes me want to roll up on some really cute lady and say "He-e-e-e-e-e-e-e-e-e-e-e-e-y Girl"

    13 Feb 2013 Reply
  • WhoaLCbaby

    Makes me melt.

    10 Jan 2013 Reply
  • hanstone

    Otis! My man.

    16 Nov 2012 Reply
  • aliciasalinas78

    To my love

    4 Nov 2012 Reply
  • Roy787

    So love this.

    3 Nov 2012 Reply
  • heiram44

    Die Stimme, einfach toll.Das ist Soul zum Träumen.Wunderbar.

    5 Oct 2012 Reply
  • wellagainbrege


    21 Sep 2012 Reply
  • TAM-michelle

    loving you

    8 Sep 2012 Reply
  • ElRet


    18 Aug 2012 Reply
  • ImAnOldiesFan2

    Oh, the soulful voice of the one and only, Otis Redding. Great song.

    26 Jul 2012 Reply
  • Aberlass

    Go back to music with real hurt. When a song could exorcise emotion & pain - long before it became manufactured sound. I agree Losdodgers24. Need real heart permitted in music again. Stop pretentious self-guarding.

    14 Jun 2012 Reply
  • losdodgers24

    can we go back to music with real heart? Love this song.

    14 May 2012 Reply
  • Anne5419

    can't even get more goosebumps from nothing else.

    10 May 2012 Reply
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