Stax’s 60th Anniversary Celebrated With Stax Classics Series
A variety of iconic albums from the label including Melvin Van Pebbles’ soundtrack to Sweet Sweetback’s Baadasssss Song and The Great Otis Redding Sings Soul Ballads will be released on vinyl throughout the year. The four-CD anthology Isaac Hayes: The Spirit Of Memphis (1962-1976) will be released in August to coincide with his 75th birthday.
Concord and Rhino will collaborate on a three-CD Stax 60th set and a new installment in the Complete Stax Singles box series. Volume four will have music not only from Stax but Enterprise, Hip, Chalice, Gospel Truth and more.