The Very Best Of The Staple Singers

The Staple Singers

The Very Best Of The Staple Singers
  • CAT # STXCD-30295-25

    1. Long Walk To D.C. 2:30
    2. The Ghetto 3:44
    3. (Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay 2:57
    4. When Will We Be Paid 2:34
    5. Brand New Day 3:44
    6. Heavy Makes You Happy (Sha-Na-Boom-Boom) 3:06
    7. Love Is Plentiful 2:30
    8. Who Took The Merry Out Of Christmas 2:29
    9. You've Got To Earn It 3:30
    10. Respect Yourself 3:30
    11. I'll Take You There 3:16
    12. This World 3:39
    13. Oh La De Da (Live) 3:34
    14. Be What You Are 5:01
    15. If You're Ready (Come Go With Me) 3:23
    16. Touch A Hand, Make A Friend 3:26
    17. City In The Sky 3:44
    18. My Main Man/There Is A God (medley) 5:11
    19. Back Road Into Town 4:21
    20. I Got To Be Myself 3:35

This 24-bit remastered disc is a career-spanning collection of 20 greatest hits including “Respect Yourself,” “I’ll Take You There,” and many more! It also includes rare photographs and notes by Rob Bowman, author of the Grammy® Award-winning Soulsville U.S.A.: The Story of Stax Records.

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