In fact credits belong to Earl 'Speedo' Simms from The Premiers, who became Otis' road manager. He knew Respect from earlier formations, sweared to cut it but he never did. Instead, Otis adapted it for himself and he lived to see how Aretha singlehandedly changed it again (with a little help from Sam & Dave's When Something Is Wrong With My Baby).
Johnny Hallyday [as Du respect]
Aretha Franklin [n°1 R&B & US; with King Curtis]
Rotary Connection [with Minnie Ripperton]
Kool Moe Dee [as No Respect]
Aretha Franklin & The Blues Brothers Band [in film Blues Brothers 2000; Aretha also starred in the first Blues Brothers film]