Mavis Staples - Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts



Date: 02/14/13
Hours: 8:30pm
Ages: AD
Price: $35-$250
Address:
Frederick P. Rose Hall, Broadway at 60th St. - 212 721 6500 10023
www.americansongbook.org

Description: Celebrate Valentine's Day with the recipient of a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award: Mavis Staples, the woman hailed as one of the "100 Greatest Singers of All Time" by Rolling Stone and the 100 Greatest Women of Rock and Roll by VH1. The legendary gospel, soul, and R&B singer, who defined those genres for decades with her family band, The Staple Singers, also sang at the inaugurations of presidents Kennedy, Carter, and Clinton.