The Staple Singers were an American gospel, soul, and R singing group. Roebuck "Pops" Staples (1914–2000), the patriarch of the family, formed the group with his children Cleotha (b. 1934), Pervis (b. 1935), Yvonne (b. 1936), and Mavis (b. 1939). They are best known for their 1970s hits "I'll Take You There", "Respect Yourself", and "Let's Do It Again".

Soul Train - Wikipedia Soul Train host Don Cornelius (second from right) with The Staple Singers in

Soul Train, soul music tv program launched in 1971.  We never got this in England but I know I would have loved it, the dancing the flares the disco not to mention the Afros, oh yes

'Soul Train' creator Don Cornelius found dead

Don Cornelius, host of 'Soul Train'. Watched a lot of "Soul Train" with my old man when I was a kid!

24 TV Shows That Need To Become Clothing Lines Immediately

24 TV Shows That Need To Become Clothing Lines Immediately

Back in the days we would watch "Soul Train Dancers" every Saturday Morning.

Ain't Nothin' Like the Real Thing, Baby!, Marvin being interviewed by Don Cornelius and the Soul Train Gang during his visit to Soul Train, February 16, 1974

Ain't Nothin' Like the Real Thing, Baby!, Marvin being interviewed by Don Cornelius and the Soul Train Gang during his visit to Soul Train, February 1974

I feel sorry for kids today who don't have Soul Train, Solid Gold, and American Bandstand. No twerking here!

Too bad for kids today who don't have Soul Train, Solid Gold, and American Bandstand. No twerking here!

Singer Diana Ross with show host and producer Don Cornelius. Ross was one of many entertainers who performed on "Soul Train" in the 1970''s, part of the Soul Train 30th Anniversary "Divas and Kings 2000 & Beyond."

Singer Diana Ross with show host and producer Don Cornelius. Ross was one of many entertainers who performed on "Soul Train" in the part of the Soul Train Anniversary "Divas and Kings 2000 & Beyond.

Don Cornelius Donald Cortez Don Cornelius (September 27 1936  February 1 2012) was an American television show host and producer who was best known as the creator of the nationally syndicated dance and music franchise Soul Train which he hosted from 1971 until 1993. Eventually Cornelius sold the show to MadVision Entertainment in 2008.  Early life and career Cornelius was born on Chicagos South Side on September 27 1936 and raised in the Bronzeville neighborhood. After graduating from…

Don Cornelius Donald Cortez “Don” Cornelius...

Don Cornelius - American television show host and producer, best known as the creator and host of the nationally syndicated dance/music franchise Soul Train. Shot himself in Los Angeles, California.

Author Ericka Blount Danois Opens Up about the Untold History of ...

Author Ericka Blount Danois Dishes on the Untold History of 'Soul Train'

Slammed: Singer Erykah Badu took aim at Iggy Azalea when she hosted the BET Soul Train Awards on Sunday evening

Host Erykah Badu takes aim at Iggy Azalea at the Soul Train Awards

Iggy Azalea thanks Erykah Badu for apology after rap diss

Don Cornelius 1936-2012 I wish you love, peace and soul!!

Don Cornelius, Soul Train Host, Found Dead in Apparent Suicide

Aretha Franklin & Smokey Robinson LIVE "Ooo Baby Baby" — on Soul Train with Don Cornelius

Aretha Franklin and Smokey Robinson - "Ooo Baby Baby" (live @ Soul Train) - Detroit stand up!

Jill Scott and Erykah Badu at the 2015 Soul Train Awards red carpet

Jill Scott and Erykah Badu at the 2015 Soul Train Awards red carpet.

Famous guests included Blue Ivy, LaLa Anthony, Swizz Beatz, Cassie, Chance the Rapper, Diddy, Jay Z, Alicia Keys, Kelly Rowland, Michelle Williams and Usher

Inside Beyoncé's Soul Train-Themed Birthday Party

ramisus-christ: “ beyoncelovr: “ Beyoncé with Chance the Rapper at her “Soul Train” themed birthday party! ” Shaolin fantasic and Mylene look good here ”

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