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Great Day, Sit Down Servant

TV show (USA)

The Staple Singers

1963

Great Day, Sit Down Servant

TV show (USA)

The Staple Singers

TV showUSAB&WLive performanceEntry id = 5973
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Don't Knock

The Steve Allen Playhouse

The Staple Singers

1964
First broadcast March 19, 1964

Don't Knock

The Steve Allen Playhouse

The Staple Singers

TV showUSAB&WLive performanceEntry id = 5981
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Wish I Had Answered, Gambling Man, Help Me Jesus

Jubilee Showcase

The Staple Singers

1964
First broadcast May 9, 1964

Wish I Had Answered, Gambling Man, Help Me Jesus

Jubilee Showcase

The Staple Singers

TV showUSAB&WLive performanceEntry id = 6022
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Help Me Jesus

Newport Folk Festival 1964

The Staple Singers

1964
Fort Adams State Park, Newport, Rhode Island, July 26, 1964. Brief clip featured in the film 'Festival'

Help Me Jesus

Newport Folk Festival 1964

The Staple Singers

Concert filmUSAB&WLive performanceEntry id = 1406
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Pray On, Why Am I Treated So Bad

Jubilee Showcase

The Staple Singers

1966

Pray On, Why Am I Treated So Bad

Jubilee Showcase

The Staple Singers

TV showUSAB&WLive performanceEntry id = 5972
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Wade In The Water, Deliver Me Jesus, For What It's Worth

From The Bitter End

The Staple Singers

1967

Wade In The Water, Deliver Me Jesus, For What It's Worth

From The Bitter End

The Staple Singers

TV showUSAColourLive performanceEntry id = 5975
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It's Gonna Rain

TV show (USA)

The Staple Singers

TV showUSAColourLive performanceEntry id = 19239
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Help Me Jesus, Ghetto

Jubilee Showcase

The Staple Singers

TV showUSAColourLive performanceEntry id = 5979
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Got To Be Some Changes Made

Jubilee Showcase

The Staple Singers

1968

Got To Be Some Changes Made

Jubilee Showcase

The Staple Singers

TV showUSAColourLive performanceEntry id = 5980
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Help Me Jesus, It's Been A Change, Precious Lord*

Harlem Cultural Festival

The Staple Singers

1969
Filmed Mount Morris Park, Harlem, July 13, 1969. Featured in the 2021 film Summer Of Soul. *Mavis Staples and Mahalia Jackson

Help Me Jesus, It's Been A Change, Precious Lord*

Harlem Cultural Festival

The Staple Singers

Concert filmUSAColourLive performanceEntry id = 5982
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We'll Get Over

The Johnny Cash Show

The Staple Singers

1969
First broadcast September 20, 1969

We'll Get Over

The Johnny Cash Show

The Staple Singers

TV showUSAColourLive performanceEntry id = 5976
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More Than A Hammer And Nails

The Johnny Cash Show

The Staple Singers

1971
First broadcast February 24, 1971

More Than A Hammer And Nails

The Johnny Cash Show

The Staple Singers

TV showUSAColourLive performanceEntry id = 5978
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Are You Sure, When Will We Get Paid

Soul To Soul

The Staple Singers

1971
Performance at Accra, Ghana, March 6, 1971

Are You Sure, When Will We Get Paid

Soul To Soul

The Staple Singers

Concert filmUSAColourLive performanceEntry id = 560
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Respect Yourself

Soul Train

The Staple Singers

1971
First broadcast October 23, 1971

Respect Yourself

Soul Train

The Staple Singers

TV showUSAColourMimedEntry id = 3185
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I'll Take You There

TV show (USA)

The Staple Singers

TV showUSAColourMimedEntry id = 5977
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We The People

The Larry Kane Show

The Staple Singers

TV showUSAColourMimedEntry id = 5983
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Respect Yourself

Wattstax

The Staple Singers

1972
Concert at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum August 20, 1972.

Respect Yourself

Wattstax

The Staple Singers

Concert filmUSAColourLive performanceEntry id = 635
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I'll Take You There

The Flip Wilson Show

The Staple Singers

1972
First broadcast September 9, 1972

I'll Take You There

The Flip Wilson Show

The Staple Singers

TV showUSAColourMimedEntry id = 3225
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Are You Sure

Save The Children

The Staple Singers

1972
Operation PUSH Black Expo, Chicago Ampitheatre, September-October 1972. Featured in 1973 film Save The Children

Are You Sure

Save The Children

The Staple Singers

Concert filmUSAColourLive performanceEntry id = 22036
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I'll Take You There, We The People. Reach Out And Touch*

The Merv Griffin Show

The Staple Singers

1972
Filmed at Caesar's Palace, Las Vegas, first broadcast December 6, 1972. Stax Memphis Sound Special. *With show ensemble, not broadcast at the time

I'll Take You There, We The People. Reach Out And Touch*

The Merv Griffin Show

The Staple Singers

TV showUSAColourLive performanceEntry id = 12359
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I'll Take You There

Grammy Awards 1973

The Staple Singers

1973
Tennessee Theatre, Nashville, March 3, 1973

I'll Take You There

Grammy Awards 1973

The Staple Singers

TV showUSAColourLive performanceEntry id = 5974
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We The People, Respect Yourself

Midnight Special

The Staple Singers

1973
First broadcast May 25, 1973

We The People, Respect Yourself

Midnight Special

The Staple Singers

TV showUSAColourLive performanceEntry id = 26001
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Oh La De Da, Be What You Are

Midnight Special

The Staple Singers

1973
First broadcast July 6, 1973

Oh La De Da, Be What You Are

Midnight Special

The Staple Singers

TV showUSAColourLive performanceEntry id = 26310
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(If You're Ready) Come Go With Me, A House Is Not A Home*, Touch A Hand Make A Friend, We The People

Soul Train

The Staple Singers

1974
First broadcast June 8, 1974. *Mavis Staples solo

(If You're Ready) Come Go With Me, A House Is Not A Home*, Touch A Hand Make A Friend, We The People

Soul Train

The Staple Singers

TV showUSAColourMimedEntry id = 5971
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Let's Do It Again

American Bandstand

The Staple Singers

TV showUSAColourMimedEntry id = 9766