Related Information for Soul Children Soul Children were an American soul music group. These Memphis, Tennessee Stax Records mainstays were composed of John Colbert aka J. Blackfoot, Norman West (formerly from The Del-Rios), Anita Louis and Shelbra Bennet, were formed by Isaac Hayes and David Porter in order to fill the gap that Sam & Dave had left after the parting from the Atlantic record label.'J. Blackfoot' is a nickname Blackfoot picked up during his early years, due to his habit of walking barefoot on the.. read more