Articles tagged the staple singers

The Staple Singers: Faith & Grace: A Family Journey 1953-1976

History comes vibrantly alive on this comprehensive four-CD set of the influential family group who merged gospel, soul, and blues into a uniquely influential, perpetually uplifting sound.

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Mavis Staples: New York - 4 November 2014

Age has slowed her a bit, but at 75, the gospel great delivers

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The Staple Singers: Swing Low Sweet Chariot

Combining the inspirational lyrics of traditional gospel with the rhythms of the Delta blues, Swing Low Sweet Chariot features the Staple Singers at their sanctified best.

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The Staple Singers: The 25th Day of December

A decade before "I'll Take You There", the Chicago soul family released this spiritual gem.

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The Staple Singers: The Very Best of the Staple Singers

Any Staple Singers collection is a celebration, even more so if it covers the Stax years.

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1 May 2003 // 1:00 AM

Soulsville (2003)

Director Bob Sarles has an aficionado's affection for these musicians, and he lets them speak and sing and play for themselves.

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Unexpected Deaths and Hideous Trousers in 'Kamikaze 89'

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"Rainer Werner Fassbinder is the whole show.

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