Staple Swingers

Staple Swingers

by The Staple Singers
     
 

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The Staples' first album produced by Al Bell and recorded in Muscle Shoals hit the winning formula. Other changes saw Pervis Staples departing just before the album was recorded and being replaced by sister Yvonne Staples. Everything was now in place for See more details below

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The Staples' first album produced by Al Bell and recorded in Muscle Shoals hit the winning formula. Other changes saw Pervis Staples departing just before the album was recorded and being replaced by sister Yvonne Staples. Everything was now in place for the Staples' golden years. Three songs, "Heavy Makes You Happy," "Love Is Plentiful," and "You've Got to Earn It," all charted.

Product Details

Release Date:
04/02/1996
Label:
Stax
UPC:
0025218857321
catalogNumber:
8573
Rank:
111301

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Tracks

  1. This Is a Perfect World  -  Staple Singers
  2. What's Your Thing  -  Staple Singers
  3. You've Got to Earn It  -  Staple Singers
  4. You're Gonna Make Me Cry  -  Staple Singers
  5. Little Boy  -  Staple Singers
  6. How Do You Move a Mountain  -  Staple Singers
  7. Almost  -  Staple Singers
  8. I'm a Lover  -  Staple Singers
  9. Love Is Plentiful  -  Staple Singers
  10. Heavy Makes You Happy (Sha-Na-Boom-Boom)  -  Staple Singers
  11. I Like the Things About You  -  Staple Singers
  12. Give a Hand, Take a Hand  -  Staple Singers

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Album Credits

Performance Credits

Staple Singers   Primary Artist
Terry Manning   Guitar,Harmonica,Melodica,Vibes,Echo Harp
Memphis Symphony Orchestra   Strings,Horn

Technical Credits

Terry Manning   Engineer,Contributor,Remixing
Roebuck "Pops" Staples   Contributor
Bar-Kays   Arranger,Contributor
Jeff Barry   Composer
Bell   Producer
Phil DeLancie   Remastering
Jimmy "BeBop" Evans   Engineer
Maurice Gibb   Composer
Larry Hamby   Engineer
Memphis Symphony Orchestra   Contributor
Mavis Staples   Contributor
Dale Warren   Arranger
Yvonne Staples   Contributor
Larry Shaw   Contributor
Dennis Binder   Composer
Cleotha Staples   Contributor
David Krieger   Art Direction
Graffiteria   Art Direction
Roland Manuel   Composer

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