Mavis Staples 2014 Tour Schedule
The acclaimed gospel and blues singer, Mavis Staples, has been wowing crowds with
her incredibly powerful voice and her soulful songs for over 60 years. Known best for singing in her family's band, The Staple
Singers, Mavis Staples has helped bring outstanding gospel music to the public. To this day, Mavis is regarded as one of the
biggest names in gospel and R&B, and she has paved the way for countless R&B singers that have followed her. In addition
to singing, Staples has graced the big screen as an actress and has also helped effect great social change as a civil rights
activist. There's no doubt that Mavis Staples is one of the greatest names in gospel and rhythm and blues, and now you have
the chance to see her perform live as she embarks on tour this summer!
Starting in June, Mavis Staples has a handful
of shows lined up throughout the country. As Staples stops in cities like Salt Lake City, Jacksonville, Seattle, Manistee,
Apple Valley, and Atlanta, make sure that you are in the audience to witness this legendary gospel singer perform live! Head
to StubHub right away to secure your tickets to an upcoming Mavis Staples concert. And sign up for event alerts from StubHub
so that you are one of the first to know when Mavis Staples and your other favorite artists are scheduled to perform at a
venue near you!
Mavis Staples Background
Mavis Staples first started showcasing her knockout voice and
on stage charisma in 1950 as a part of her family's band, The Staple Singers. The group started out performing in churches
and on local radio, but their popularity soon grew, and in 1956 they released a hit song, "Uncloudy Day", that launched their
musical career. As soon as Mavis graduated from high school in 1957, the family hit the road with their music so that they
could perform all around the country. With spiritually influenced music and phenomenal vocals, the Staple Singers became one
of the biggest gospel groups in the world, and even became one of the groups linked with the civil rights movement.
the mid-60s, the Staple Singers, who were close friends with Martin Luther King, Jr., consistently lent their inspirational
voices to the civil rights movement, and thus became even more prominent on the music scene. In the late 60s, Mavis embarked
on her solo career, which has been extremely successful for the past fifty years. In addition to releasing countless iconic
songs and receiving Grammy Award nominations and awards, Mavis' songs have been sampled by some of the biggest names in modern
music, such as Ludacris, Ice Cube, and Salt 'N' Peppa. There's no denying the fact that this musical talent has instigated
change not only in the social fabric of the country, but in the music world as well. Her powerful and soulful voice has been
a staple in gospel music for sixty years, and she still loves to get out on stage and stun audiences with her incredible talent.
Now you have the chance to see the legendary Mavis Singer perform live in concert as she heads out on the touring road this
summer. Make sure that you take advantage of this opportunity and grab your Mavis Singer tickets from StubHub today!
Over the course of her illustrious career, Mavis Staples has released 14 albums, each of which
has made a lasting impact on the lives of thousands of people around the country. Her inspirational lyrics and spiritually
influences songs have made Mavis' tunes some of the best gospel tracks around. Some of her hit singles include "Blood is Thicker
Than Time", "Time Waits for No One", "Oh What a Feeling", "Crying in the Chapel", and "The Weight on the Last Waltz". This
superstar gospel singer may have gotten her start singing in small churches and local radio stations, but she has since become
one of the biggest gospel stars in the entire world. Prepare to be blown away by Mavis' star quality and powerful voice and
grab your tickets on StubHub today!
Mavis Staples may be one of the best singers in music, but
she never learned how to sing professionally. To this day, she still doesn't know what key she sings in, but she sure does
know how to sing.
A Mavis Staples concert is one of the most moving and inspiring concerts
you can ever attend, and you definitely don't want to miss one of her upcoming shows as she tours around the country. Her
hit gospel tunes have been staple songs in rhythm and blues for decades, and now she is ready to share them with you when
she steps on stage this summer. Head to StubHub right away to take advantage of this incredible opportunity to see Mavis Staples