Top Mavis Staples Albums
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We Get By
We Get By
[2019]
Live in London
Live in London
[2019]
If All I Was Was Black
If All I Was Was Black
[2017]
Livin' on a High Note
Livin' on a High Note
[2016]
Your Good Fortune - EP
Your Good Fortune - EP
[2015]
One True Vine
One True Vine
[2013]
You Are Not Alone
You Are Not Alone
[2010]
Live: Hope at the Hideout
Live: Hope at the Hideout
[2008]
Mavis Staples Live: Hope At the Hideout
Mavis Staples Live: Hope At the Hideout
[2008]
We'll Never Turn Back
We'll Never Turn Back
[2007]
Have a Little Faith
Have a Little Faith
[2004]
Spirituals & Gospel: Dedicated to Mahalia Jackson
Spirituals & Gospel: Dedicated to Mahalia Jackson
[1996]
Mavis Staples
Mavis Staples
[1994]
The Voice
The Voice
[1993]
Only for the Lonely
Only for the Lonely
[1970]
Duets & Collaborations (3)
Related Information for Mavis Staples
Mavis Staples (born July 11, 1940 in Chicago, Illinois) is an American rhythm and blues singer.Most of her career has been as lead singer for The Staple Singers. She first recorded solo for the Stax subsidiary Volt in 1969. Subsequent efforts included a Curtis Mayfield-produced soundtrack on Curtom, a nod to disco for Warner Bros. Records in 1979, a stab at electro-pop with Holland-Dozier-Holland in 1984, and a collaboration with Prince in the late 1980s and early 90s (producing the two solo albums Time Waits for No One in 1989 and The Voice in 1993, and various other collaborations). Staples has a rich contralto voice that has neither the range of Aretha Franklin nor the power of Patti LaBelle. Her otherworldly power comes instead f... read more