Pops Staples, patriarch of the iconic Staple Singers, died in 2000. In 1999, he recorded his remaining tracks. Fifteen a long time later on, daughter Mavis Staples teamed up with her collaborative lover Jeff Tweedy (who created her albums You Are Not Alone and Just one True Vine) to complete the recordings.

Observe Mavis!, the forthcoming documentary about Mavis Staples and the Staples Singers airing on HBO in February, 2016. www.mavisfilm.com

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