Mavis Staples On The Stephen Colbert Show


[youtube id=”YXR65pJvQf8″] [youtube id=”0cZyA8991V0″] Mavis Staples was Stephen Colbert’s musical guest last night and she sang “Take Me Back” from her new album Livin’ On A High Note. In the interview portion, she talks about her family, The Staple Singers singing before Dr. King’s speeches and how their gospel music became soul.  And she ends the interview with an acapella performance.