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Mavis Staples

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Mavis Staples

Mavis Staples has been played on NTS in shows including My Ever Changing Moods w/ DJ Lance Rock, featured first on 12 January 2015. Songs played include Under The Knife, A Piece Of The Action and Positivity.

Mavis Staples (born July 10, 1939 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…

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MOST PLAYED TRACKS
Under The Knife
feat. Ben Sidran, Billy Sheill, Bob Malach, Carl Allen, Deacon, Eric Leeds, Humpty Hump, Jerry Alexander, Kenny Hollman, Mavis Staples, Paul Peterson, Phil Upchurch, Pops Staples, Ricky Peterson, Rufus Reid, Shock G, The Steeles, Tone
MCA-GRP1994
Under The Knife
feat. Ben Sidran, Billy Sheill, Bob Malach, Carl Allen, Deacon, Eric Leeds, Humpty Hump, Jerry Alexander, Kenny Hollman, Mavis Staples, Paul Peterson, Phil Upchurch, Pops Staples, Ricky Peterson, Rufus Reid, Shock G, The Steeles, ToneMCA-GRP1994
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A Piece Of The Action
Mavis Staples
Curtom1977
A Piece Of The Action
Mavis StaplesCurtom1977
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Positivity
Mavis Staples
Paisley Park1993
Positivity
Mavis StaplesPaisley Park1993
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