Monday, March 24 2014
I'll Take You There is really the biography of a musical family, centering on not one but two life stories: Mavis Staples’, and that of her biggest influence, dear ol' dad.
Sunday, December 16 2007
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.
Monday, November 19 2007
A decade before "I'll Take You There", the Chicago soul family released this spiritual gem.
Thursday, August 9 2007
Any Staple Singers collection is a celebration, even more so if it covers the Stax years.