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Hanging with @tromboneshorty tonight in my hometown of Chicago.
Thanks for a fun weekend out west, Tucson and San Diego! Back east Atlanta now before some shows in Hawaii later this month! We get around! Tour Dates: http://mavisstaples.com/tour-dates/
Mavis has teamed up with The North Mississippi Allstars for a new track called "I've Been Buked" to be featured in the documenaty film Take Me to the River. the film chronicles Memphis soul. Esquire has the exclusive listen!
Thanks to all at Bumbershoot Festival - such a wonderful audience and festival.
Thanks to @arcadefire for inviting me onstage in Chicago the other night. So much fun!! (Photo: www.nunupics.com)
Big fun with Win and Arcade Fire last night at the United Center! Thanks for calling for me...and Let's Do It Again! :)
"Photo courtesy of Rich Gastwirt..." on their own photo.
Mavis Staples changed their profile picture.
The kind people at Newport Folk Festival have put a highlight video together featuring some nice moments from Mavis' weekend-long 75th birthday celebration. Check it out!
Check out Mavis in this new video with Chuck D--because that is how Mavis rolls, y'all! @spitdi
Folk, hip hop, soul, rock--call it what you will, it's the power of Mavis!
Thank you to all of my friends at Newport Folk Festival and of course thanks to Rolling Stone for the kind words.
Mavis would like to thank George Wein for 50 years of bringing her music to the stage of #newportfolk. #gratitude
"I'll Take You There" #newportfolk
Mavis joined by two of her best friends, @jefftweedy and @spencertweedy for "You Are Not Alone". #newportfolk
The band running through a little something with @tbtduluth in the dressing room. Sounds swampy and down-home...
How nice of #newportfolk to hang this print of the Staple Singers 1964 debut in the dressing room.
Thanks to Jack White for the great seats for Mavis and Yvonne. Mavis says..."Jack's my man!!" #newportfolk
Having a laugh with @pussnbootsmusic backstage.