WorldCat Identities

Staples, Mavis

Overview
Works: 211 works in 449 publications in 3 languages and 10,311 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Blues (Music)  Music  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Blues-rock music  Rhythm and blues music  Soul music  Gospel music  Motion picture music  Drama 
Roles: Performer, Author, Singer, Originator, Interviewee
Classifications: ML420.D98, 782.421620092
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Most widely held works about Mavis Staples
 
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No direction home Bob Dylan by Bob Dylan( Visual )
7 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces Bob Dylan's journey from his roots in Minnesota, to his early days in Greenwich Village, to his tumultuous ascent to pop stardom in 1966. Joan Baez, Allan Ginsberg, Maria Muldaur, Pete Seeger, Liam Clancy, Mavis Staples and others share their thoughts and feelings about the young singer who would change popular music forever. Contains extensive archival footage, some never-before-seen and rare concert performances
You are not alone by Mavis Staples( Recording )
14 editions published in 2010 in 4 languages and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Produced by Wilco's Jeff Tweedy, Mavis Staples delivers an album that pays homage to the original spiritual roots of the Staples Singers. The end result is a warm, powerful, and fervent collection of brilliantly chosen and interpreted songs that includes two new songs penned by Tweedy
Lightning in a bottle ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
More than 50 musicians gather in New York City to celebrate 100 years of the blues in this Blues Music Foundation benefit concert
To all the girls-- by Willie Nelson( Recording )
5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Willie Nelson is joined by some of the most talented women in music for eighteen brand new recordings. Here he duets with Carrie Underwood, Dolly Parton, Sheryl Crow, Emmylou Harris, Alison Krauss, Miranda Lambert, and many more
One true vine by Mavis Staples( Recording )
12 editions published in 2013 in 3 languages and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One True Vine, the second collaboration between Mavis Staples and Wilco's Jeff Tweedy, is both a continuation of the Grammy winning You Are Not Alone as well as an evolution. New songs mix with '70s classics for an album that is at once darker and more uplifting
We'll never turn back by Mavis Staples( Recording )
11 editions published in 2007 in 3 languages and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"***1/2 out of five."--Downbeat
Rejoice and shout ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The 200 year history and evolution of gospel through its many musical styles: the spirituals and early hymns, the four-part harmony-based quartets, the integration of blues and swing, the emergence of soul, and the blending of rap and hip-hop elements, walking in step with the history of African-American culture
Bring it on home-- the soul classics by Aaron Neville( Recording )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Go tell it on the mountain by Blind Boys of Alabama( Recording )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Blind Boys of Alabama are joined by a long list of guest stars, including Aaron Neville and Mavis Staples, for a Grammy-winning collection of holiday classics steeped in gospel tradition
Beautiful dreamer the songs of Stephen Foster by Stephen Collins Foster( Recording )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The help music from the motion picture ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the novel by author Kathryn Stockett, The Help follows a crew of Jackson, Mississippi-based, African-American maids in the 1960s, and the soundtrack, a 12-track collection of oldies (Franki Valli & the Four Seasons'), classic country (Johnny Cash and June Carter), and R&B (Ray Charles) dutifully mirrors the heydays of the civil rights movement. Mary J. Blige provides the lone original cut with the achingly lovely, self-penned ballad †Living Proof,† which was written after an emotional pre-screening of scenes from the film
Have a little faith by Mavis Staples( Recording )
12 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One Lord, one faith, one baptism by Aretha Franklin( Recording )
10 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gotta serve somebody the gospel songs of Bob Dylan by Bob Dylan( Recording )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Let freedom sing the music of the civil rights movement ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Love for Levon : a benefit to save the barn ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Back of container: "What do Joe Walsh, Gregg Allman, Mavis Staples, John Mayer, Dierks Bentley, Bruce Hornsby, Lucinda Williams, Roger Waters, John Hiatt, and Ray LaMontagne all have in common? They loved Levon Helm, the man and his music. Some of the best musicians on the planet convened on October 3, 2012, at the Izod Center in East Rutherford, New Jersey, to honor the beloved drummer and singer with the crinkly grin. This was the Love for Levon extravaganza--27 songs capped by a full-group finale of The weight, one of Levon's greatest moments on record. On this magical night, everyone gave the drummer some ... love. You can't 'Levon" without L-O-V-E."
Live [hope at the Hideout] by Mavis Staples( Recording )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A piece of the action by Sidney Poitier( Visual )
3 editions published between 1977 and 2006 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In "A piece of the action," Manny and Dave are two Chicago crooks skilled at rippiing off rip-off-artists who exploit the poor. They don't intend to give to the poor until a sly detective anonymously pulls a con of his own: they must donate time to the Community Center ... or do time in the federal pen. In "Uptown Saturday Night," two men who pose as diamond dealers in order to get into an exclusive Black nightclub are robbed when the club is held up. One of them loses his wallet and a prize-winning lottery ticket. Their attempts to get the ticket back lead to many escapes
Wait, wait-- don't tell me! ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Celebrity guests are put on the spot in the "Not My Job" segment of the NPR/Chicago Public Radio show Wait, wait-- don't tell me!, a news quiz show in which guests answer questions on a topic totally outside their area of expertise
Only for the lonely by Mavis Staples( Recording )
16 editions published between 1969 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mavis Staples' Only for the Lonely contains the R&B hit I Have Learned to Do Without You, the exquisite slow blues How Many Times and the finger-snapping Memphis soul of It Makes Me Wanna Cry
 
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Languages
English (108)
German (3)
French (1)
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