This week’s update to the playlist features many Stax artists such as Otis Redding, The Staples Singers, Sam & Dave, Johnnie Taylor, Eddie Floyd, and Rufus Thomas. A special thank you a blog reader Peter, for his suggestions of The Staple Singers’ “I’ll Take You There” and Johnnie Taylor’s “I Believe in You.”
If you have any suggestions of songs you would like to be added to the playlist please leave a comment and we will add them to the to the playlist next Friday. Also, if you are in coming to this year’s BCMN Conference or are planning on going to Memphis for another reason, be sure to stop by and see our friends at the Stax Museum of American Soul Music. You will not be disappointed and will leave with a great amount of knowledge on the music of Memphis.