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Blood Is Thicker Than Time Mavis Staples

I've been to the mountain top I've been to the valley low The one thing that never stopped Was the love that my family showed When my mama she...

Chained Mavis Staples

Seems like yesterday You were in my arms And in a special way You touched my heart with all your charms. Now you're gone And I find myself ...

Come Home Mavis Staples

How did it come to this? You livin' in your world and me dyin' in mine Lord knows I don't deserve this I never gave you any reason to treat me u...

Don't Knock Mavis Staples

You don't knock. (You don't knock, you just walk on in.) The door (the door in heaven's den.) There's love (there's love and joy for you) To share...

Down in Mississippi Mavis Staples

As far back as I can remember I either had a plow or hoe One of those 'ole nine foot sacs Standing at the old turn row [Chorus] Down in Mississ...

Down in Mississippi [Live] Mavis Staples

Verse 1 As far back as I can remember I either had a plow or hoe One of those 'ole nine foot sacs Standing at the old turn row Down in Mississi...

Downward Road Mavis Staples

The world out there is like a hornets' nest It draws the life out of the good and feeds their blood to the rest You'll be a memory soon baby, and so...

Every Step Mavis Staples

Every step of the way I found grace If I lead or follow change my pace I get tired lose my way My lord he knows me every step of the way My lor...

Far Celestial Shore Mavis Staples

There's a place I know for certain I will someday see When I lay down my burden And look on Galilee Way beyond the surly bonds of earth and hate a...

For What It's Worth [Live] Mavis Staples

There's something happening here What it is ain't exactly clear There's a man with a gun over there Telling me I got to beware I think it's time w...
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