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The Staple Singers was a gospel, folk, and soul family group. Roebuck 'Pop' Staples and his children including Mavis Staples were in the group, and their solo works are included on this hit list. The Staple Singers was called The Staples during their years at Warner Records. The group was also known as The Staples Singers and The Stapleton Singers at different times as shown below.
The greatest hit by any of these group configurations was 1972 number one song I'll Take You There. In 1975, Let's Do It Again became the group's second number one song.


Popular Tune Timeline for The Staple Singers, The Staples, Mavis Staples


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  1 These Are They   1953  
  The Staples Singers  
    YouTube    

  2 It Rained Children   1954  
    YouTube    

  3 If I Could Hear My Mother Pray   1955  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  4 Uncloudy Day   1956  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  5 Let Me Ride   1957  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  6 I Had A Dream   1958  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  7 Low Is The Way   1958  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  8 Love Is The Way   1959  
    YouTube    

  9 I'm Leaving   1959  
    YouTube    

  10 Downward Road   1959  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  11 Will The Circle Be Unbroken   1960  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  12 This May Be The Last Time   1960  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  13 I've Been Scorned   1961  
    YouTube    

  14 Sit Down Servant   1962  
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  15 Gloryland   1962  
    YouTube    

  16 Use What You Got   1962  
    YouTube    

  17 There Was A Star   1962  
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  18 Swing Low Sweet Chariot   1963  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  19 I Can't Help From Cryin'   1963  
    YouTube    

  20 Cotton Fields   1963  
    YouTube    

  21 I'm So Glad   1963  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  22 This Land   1963  
    YouTube    

  23 Blowin' In The Wind   1963  
    YouTube    

  24 More Than A Hammer And Nail   Mar 1965  
    YouTube    

  25 Be Careful Of Stones That You Throw   Mar 1965  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  26 Samson And Delilah   Apr 1965  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  27 Freedom Highway   Aug 1965  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  28 I Will Trust In The Lord   1965  
  The Stapleton Singers  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  29 What Are They Doing? (In Heaven Today)   Jan 1966  
    YouTube    

  30 King Of Kings   Sep 1966  
    YouTube    

  31 It's Been A Change   Jan 1967  
    YouTube    

  32 Why (Am I Treated So Bad)   Jun 1967  
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  33 For What It's Worth   Sep 1967  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  34 Deliver Me   Dec 1967  
    YouTube    

  35 Let's Get Together   Mar 1968  
    YouTube    

  36 Crying In The Chapel   Apr 1968  
  Mavis Staples  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  37 Long Walk To D.C.   Sep 1968  
  The Staple Singers Featuring Mavis Staples  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  38 The Ghetto   Dec 1968  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  39 (Sittin' On The) Dock Of The Bay   Apr 1969  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  40 The Challenge   Jun 1969  
    YouTube    

  41 Never, Never Let You Go   Jul 1969  
  Eddie Floyd, Mavis Staples  
    YouTube    

  42 Love's Sweet Sensation   Aug 1969  
  William Bell, Mavis Staples  
    YouTube    

  43 When Will We Be Paid   Nov 1969  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  44 Tupelo   1969  
  Steve Cropper - Pop Staples - Albert King  
    YouTube    

  45 You're Driving Me (To The Arms Of A Stranger)   1969  
  Mavis Staples  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  46 Water   1969  
  Steve Cropper - Pop Staples - Albert King  
    YouTube    

  47 A House Is Not A Home   1969  
  Mavis Staples  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  48 Black Boy   May 1970  
  Roebuck Pop Staples  
    YouTube    

  49 Give A Damn   May 1970  
    YouTube    

  50 Leave The Girl Alone   May 1970  
  William Bell, Mavis Staples  
    YouTube    

  51 Brand New Day   Aug 1970  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  52 I Have Learned To Do Without You   Sep 1970  
  Mavis Staples  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  53 Love Is Plentiful   Jan 1971  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  54 Heavy Makes You Happy (Sha-Na-Boom Boom)   Apr 1971  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  55 You've Got To Earn It   Jul 1971  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  56 Respect Yourself 12   Dec 1971  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  57 I'll Take You There 1   May 1972  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  58 This World   Sep 1972  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  59 Endlessly   Oct 1972  
  Mavis Staples  
    YouTube    

  60 Oh La De Da   Apr 1973  
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  61 Be What You Are   Jun 1973  
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  62 If You're Ready (Come Go With Me) 11   Dec 1973  
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  63 Touch A Hand, Make A Friend   Apr 1974  
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  64 What's Your Thing   Aug 1974  
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  65 City In The Sky   Aug 1974  
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  66 My Main Man   Dec 1974  
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  67 Let's Do It Again 1   Dec 1975  
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  68 Back Road Into Town   1975  
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  69 New Orleans   Mar 1976  
    YouTube    

  70 Love Me, Love Me, Love Me   Jan 1977  
  The Staples  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  71 Sweeter Than The Sweet   Feb 1977  
  The Staples  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  72 See A Little Further (Than My Bed)   Oct 1977  
  The Staples  
    YouTube    

  73 A Piece Of The Action   Dec 1977  
  Mavis Staples  
    YouTube    

  74 I Honestly Love You   Jan 1978  
  The Staples  
    YouTube    

  75 Koochie, Koochie, Koochie   Mar 1978  
  Mavis Staples  
    YouTube    

  76 Unlock Your Mind   Nov 1978  
  The Staples  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  77 Mystery Train   Nov 1978  
  The Staples  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  78 Chica Boom   Feb 1979  
  The Staples  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  79 Tonight I Feel Like Dancing   Jul 1979  
  Mavis Staples  
    YouTube    

  80 Oh What A Feeling   Sep 1979  
  Mavis Staples  
    YouTube    

  81 Hold To Your Dreams   Oct 1981  
    YouTube    

  82 Love Gone Bad   Jan 1984  
  Mavis Staples  
    YouTube    

  83 H-A-T-E (Don't Live Here Anymore)   May 1984  
    YouTube    

  84 Slippery People   Oct 1984  
    YouTube    

  85 This Is Our Night   Jan 1985  
    YouTube    

  86 Are You Ready?   Oct 1985  
    YouTube    

  87 Nobody Can Make It On Their Own   Jan 1986  
    YouTube    

  88 Show Me How It Works   Mar 1986  
  Mavis Staples  
    YouTube    

  89 Oh Happy Day   Apr 1988  
  Aretha Franklin & Mavis Staples  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  90 Christmas Vacation   Dec 1989  
  Mavis Staples  
    YouTube    

  91 20th Century Express   1989  
  Mavis Staples  
    YouTube    

  92 Time Waits For No One   Feb 1990  
  Mavis Staples  
    YouTube    

  93 Melody Cool   Dec 1990  
  Mavis Staples  
    YouTube    

  94 I'll Take You There   Jan 1992  
  BeBe & CeCe Winans Featuring Mavis Staples  
    YouTube download at Amazon  

  95 Can You Get To That   Jul 2013  
  Mavis Staples  
    YouTube download at Amazon  


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Top Pop Songs by The Staple Singers, The Staples, Mavis Staples

1I'll Take You There
2Let's Do It Again
3If You're Ready (Come Go With Me)

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