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THE STAPLE SINGERS: The Staple Singers (1985) Expanded Edition (SMCR-5062)
• Known as the first family of gospel, The Staple Singers were established international hitmakers thanks to classics like “Respect Yourself” and “I’ll Take You There,” recorded for Stax Records in the ‘70s. After recording for Warner Brothers and 20TH Century Records, the group (Pops, Mavis, Yvonne and Cleotha) signed with Private I Records and released TURNING POINT in 1984, reissued by SoulMusic Records in January 2012 (SMCR-5038). • Producers Gary Goetzman and Mike Piccirillo (who had...
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The Staple Singers: Turning Point (SoulMusic.com)
By the time the Staple Singers released their TURNING POINT opus in 1984, they already had three decades under their belts as one of Gospel’s, blues’,...
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The Staple Singers November 1974 Interview
Roebuck 'Pops' Staples, one of the unlikeliest looking leaders of youth, tells John Abbey about his beliefs in a brighter tomorrow for all men....
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The Staple Singers January 1979 Interview
IT can't be coincidence that the minute the Staples return to Muscle Shoals, they come away with their best selling album since the last time they rec...
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The Staple Singers February 1974 Live Concert Review
IF ANYONE ever asked for a definition of soul, the best advice you could give them would be to go to a concert by the First Family Of Soul, The Staple...
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The Staple Singers April 1976 Interview
ONE OF the most welcome sights of recent months has been the re-appearance in the pop and R&B charts of that much-loved and extra-soulful family known...
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