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Mavis Staples
Livin’ On A High Note

Mavis Staples - Livin’ On A High Note

With Livin’ On A High Note, Mavis Staples has delivered the most joyful and uplifting record of her career. Twelve original songs written exclusively for Mavis by some of the finest songwriters of our time including M. Ward, Ben Harper, Valerie June, Neko Case, tune-yards, Nick Cave, Jon Batiste, Justin Vernon, Aloe Blacc, and more. At age 76, Mavis Staples shows no signs of slowing down and 2016 is slated to be one of her best years yet. On February 29th, HBO will debut Mavis! – the first feature length documentary on the gospel/soul music legend and civil rights icon.

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"High Note"


  1. 1. Take Us Back
  2. 2. Love And Trust
  3. 3. If It’s A Light
  4. 4. Action
  5. 5. High Note
  6. 6. Don’t Cry
  7. 7. Tomorrow
  8. 8. Dedicated
  9. 9. History, Now
  10. 10. One Love
  11. 11. Jesus Lay Down Beside Me
  12. 12. MLK Song

Upcoming Tour Dates

  • Jun 11
    Oxfordshire, UK Kite Festival 2021
  • Sep 16
    Newport (Isle of Wight), UK Isle of Wight Festival 2021
  • Sep 24
    Columbia, MO, US Roots N Blues Festival 2021
  • Jun 08
    Paris, France Mavis Staples at La Cigale
  • Jun 09
    Brussels, Belgium Mavis Staples at Ancienne Belgique, AB Flex
  • Jun 16
    London, UK Mavis Staples at Union Chapel
  • Jun 17
    London, UK Mavis Staples at Union Chapel
  • Jul 23
    Chicago, IL, US Chris Stapleton, The Highwomen, Mavis Staples, and Dirty Knobs at Wrigley Field
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