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Monday 9th March 2015

Pops Staples remembered on 'Don't Lose This' album

THE PATRIARCH of the iconic Staple Singers, Roebuck "Pops" Staples who died in 2000, is showcased with the release of a posthumous album. In 1999 Pops recorded his final tracks but never completed them. His daughter Mavis Staples has teamed up with her collaborative partner Jeff Tweedy (who produced her albums 'You Are Not Alone' and 'One True Vine') to finish the recordings. They were released as 'Don't Lose This' on 17th February via Wilco's dBpm imprint and Anti-. CR

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