Mavis Staples

Mavis Staples

American singer
Grammy-winning national treasure who has masterfully balanced gospel and secular music since her early years with the Staple Singers.
BornJuly 10, 1939
HometownChicago, Illinois, United States of America
Net worth$6 million
ParentsPops Staples
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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

Mavis!
Mavis!
1h 20min
2015
The Boston Pops July 4th Spectacular
The Boston Pops July 4th Spectacular
2021
Mavis Staples: I'll Take You There - Celebrating 75 Years
Mavis Staples: I'll Take You There - Celebrating 75 Years
2017
The 39th Annual Kennedy Center Honors
The 39th Annual Kennedy Center Honors
2016
Love for Levon
Love for Levon
2012
42nd NAACP Image Awards
42nd NAACP Image Awards
2011
Blues Divas Special
Blues Divas Special
2008
Blind Boys of Alabama: Go Tell It on the Mountain
Blind Boys of Alabama: Go Tell It on the Mountain
2004

Albums

Waiting for My Child to Come Home
Waiting for My Child to Come Home
2008
Voice
Voice
1993
Don't Change Me Now
Don't Change Me Now
1990
Time Waits for No One
Time Waits for No One
1989
Love Gone Bad
Love Gone Bad
1984
Oh What a Feeling
Oh What a Feeling
1979
Piece of the Action
Piece of the Action
1977
Only for the Lonely
Only for the Lonely
1970
Mavis Staples
Mavis Staples
1969
Carry Me Home
Carry Me Home
2022
I’ll Be Gone
I’ll Be Gone
2019
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
Ain't No Doubt About It
Ain't No Doubt About It
2017
Build a Bridge
Build a Bridge
2017
Little Bit
Little Bit
2017
If All I Was Was Black [Single]
If All I Was Was Black [Single]
2017
Respect Yourself
Respect Yourself
2017
Turn Me Around
Turn Me Around
2017
Slippery People
Slippery People
2017
Livin' on a High Note
Livin' on a High Note
2016
Tomorrow
Tomorrow
2016
Jesus Lay Down Beside Me
Jesus Lay Down Beside Me
2016
Action
Action
2016
Dedicated
Dedicated
2016
MLK Song
MLK Song
2016
High Note
High Note
2016
Your Good Fortune
Your Good Fortune
2015
One True Vine
One True Vine
2013