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The Number Ones

The Number Ones: The Staple Singers’ “I’ll Take You There”

In The Number Ones, I'm reviewing every single #1 single in the history of the Billboard Hot 100, starting with the chart's beginning, in 1958,
Tom Breihan | February 27, 2019 - 10:22 am

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Pops Staples – “Friendship” (Feat. Tweedy)

Mavis Staples made a promise to her father Pops Staples fifteen years ago, and with the release of Don't Lose This she'll finally hold up…
Caitlin White | February 2, 2015 - 4:30 pm

Pops Staples – “Somebody Was Watching” (Prod. Mavis Staples & Jeff Tweedy)

Before his death in 2000, Roebuck "Pops" Staples gave the world nearly five decades' worth of gospel and soul, both on his own and as…
Tom Breihan | January 12, 2015 - 11:43 am