"Pops told me 'Mavis, sing from your heart.'"
And Mavis Staples has done nothing but. In her 2nd collaboration with producer Jeff Tweedy, she revisits many spiritual songs she'd originally sung with her family band, and Jeff Tweedy pens a handful of originals. Iconic, and yet welcoming and even embracing, Mavis Staples is still capable of leading a march of people, together.
Watch the video below for a look at Mavis' late career resurgence, and be inspired.
See the video on Youtube.
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