THE STAPLE SINGERS / THE STAPLES

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One of gospel music's best-known family groups, plus a charting soul outfit of the '70s thanks to lead singer Mavis Staple's unique, husky pipes.

The Staples' story goes all the way back to 1915 in Winona, Mississippi, when patriarch Roebuck "Pops" Staples entered the world. A contemporary and familiar of Charley Patton's, Roebuck quickly became adept as a solo blues guitarist, entertaining at local dances and picnics. He was also drawn to the church, and by 1937 he was singing and playing guitar with the Golden Trumpets, a spiritual group based out of Drew, Mississippi. Moving to Chicago four years later, he continued playing gospel music with the Windy City's Trumpet Jubilees. A decade later Pops Staples (as he had become known) presented two of his daughters, Cleotha and Mavis, and his one son, Pervis, in front of a church audience, and the Staple Singers were born.

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THE STAPLE SINGERS / THE STAPLES Swing Low album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Swing Low
Jazz Related Gospel 1961
THE STAPLE SINGERS / THE STAPLES Hammer And Nails album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Hammer And Nails
Jazz Related Gospel 1962
THE STAPLE SINGERS / THE STAPLES The Twenty-Fifth Day Of December (aka Spirituals) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Twenty-Fifth Day Of December (aka Spirituals)
Jazz Related Gospel 1962
THE STAPLE SINGERS / THE STAPLES Swing Low Sweet Chariot album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Swing Low Sweet Chariot
Jazz Related Gospel 1963
THE STAPLE SINGERS / THE STAPLES This Land album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
This Land
Jazz Related Gospel 1963
THE STAPLE SINGERS / THE STAPLES This Little Light album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
This Little Light
Jazz Related Gospel 1964
THE STAPLE SINGERS / THE STAPLES Freedom Highway album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Freedom Highway
Jazz Related Gospel 1965
THE STAPLE SINGERS / THE STAPLES Amen! album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Amen!
Jazz Related Gospel 1965
THE STAPLE SINGERS / THE STAPLES Why album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Why
Jazz Related Gospel 1966
THE STAPLE SINGERS / THE STAPLES For What It's Worth (aka Gospel Soul) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
For What It's Worth (aka Gospel Soul)
Jazz Related Gospel 1967
THE STAPLE SINGERS / THE STAPLES What The World Needs Now Is Love album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
What The World Needs Now Is Love
Jazz Related RnB 1968
THE STAPLE SINGERS / THE STAPLES Pray On album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Pray On
Jazz Related Gospel 1968
THE STAPLE SINGERS / THE STAPLES Soul Folk In Action album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Soul Folk In Action
Jazz Related RnB 1968
THE STAPLE SINGERS / THE STAPLES We'll Get Over album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
We'll Get Over
Jazz Related RnB 1969
THE STAPLE SINGERS / THE STAPLES The Staple Swingers album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Staple Swingers
Jazz Related RnB 1971
THE STAPLE SINGERS / THE STAPLES Be Altitude: Respect Yourself album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Be Altitude: Respect Yourself
Jazz Related RnB 1971
THE STAPLE SINGERS / THE STAPLES Tell It Like It Is album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Tell It Like It Is
Jazz Related RnB 1972
THE STAPLE SINGERS / THE STAPLES Use What You Got album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Use What You Got
Jazz Related Gospel 1973
THE STAPLE SINGERS / THE STAPLES Be What You Are album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Be What You Are
Jazz Related RnB 1973
THE STAPLE SINGERS / THE STAPLES City In The Sky album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
City In The Sky
Jazz Related RnB 1974
THE STAPLE SINGERS / THE STAPLES Let's Do It Again (Original Soundtrack) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Let's Do It Again (Original Soundtrack)
Jazz Related Soundtracks 1975
THE STAPLE SINGERS / THE STAPLES The Staples ‎: Pass It On album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Staples ‎: Pass It On
Jazz Related RnB 1976
THE STAPLE SINGERS / THE STAPLES The Staples ‎: Family Tree album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Staples ‎: Family Tree
Jazz Related RnB 1977
THE STAPLE SINGERS / THE STAPLES The Staples ‎: Unlock Your Mind album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Staples ‎: Unlock Your Mind
Jazz Related RnB 1978
THE STAPLE SINGERS / THE STAPLES Brand New Day album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Brand New Day
Jazz Related RnB 1980
THE STAPLE SINGERS / THE STAPLES This Time Around album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
This Time Around
Jazz Related RnB 1981
THE STAPLE SINGERS / THE STAPLES Hold On To Your Dream album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Hold On To Your Dream
Jazz Related RnB 1981
THE STAPLE SINGERS / THE STAPLES Turning Point album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Turning Point
Jazz Related RnB 1984
THE STAPLE SINGERS / THE STAPLES The Staple Singers album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Staple Singers
Jazz Related RnB 1985
THE STAPLE SINGERS / THE STAPLES Let's Do It Again album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Let's Do It Again
Jazz Related Gospel 1997

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THE STAPLE SINGERS / THE STAPLES Staple Singers - Live album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Staple Singers - Live
Jazz Related RnB 1983

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THE STAPLE SINGERS / THE STAPLES I Had A Dream album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
I Had A Dream
Jazz Related Gospel 1968
THE STAPLE SINGERS / THE STAPLES Chronicle - Their Greatest Stax Hits album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Chronicle - Their Greatest Stax Hits
Jazz Related RnB 1979
THE STAPLE SINGERS / THE STAPLES Respect Yourself: The Best Of The Staple Singers album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Respect Yourself: The Best Of The Staple Singers
Jazz Related RnB 1987
THE STAPLE SINGERS / THE STAPLES The Vee Jay Gospel Years album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Vee Jay Gospel Years
Jazz Related Gospel 1997
THE STAPLE SINGERS / THE STAPLES In Praise Of Him album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
In Praise Of Him
Jazz Related Gospel 1999

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