The Staple Singers

Rock & Roll Hall of Famer

Category: Performer

Inducted in: 1999

Inducted by: Lauryn Hill

Nominated in: 1999

First Eligible: 1986 Ceremony

Inducted Members: Roebuck "Pops" Staples, Cleotha Staples, Mavis Staples, Pervis Staples and Yvonne Staples

Inducted into Rock Hall Revisited in 2006 (ranked #225) .

Essential Songs (?)WikipediaAmazon MP3YouTube
Respect Yourself (1971)
I'll Take You There (1972)

The Staple Singers @ Wikipedia

The Staple Singers Videos


2 comments so far (post your own)

Gosh.. I am the first to say anything ..? Wow LOL SO I will say it "They sure can sing..." "I'll Take You There", "Respect Yourself", I think "The Weight" live with the Band said it all..A good choice for the RRHOF Not a big HOLLYWOOD HYPE or lots of "HITS".. just a great group...

Enjoy the Show

Posted by mrxyz on Friday, 10.30.09 @ 05:48am

RIP, Cleotha Staples

Posted by Aaron O'Donnell on Friday, 02.22.13 @ 19:08pm

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