Video / Bonnie Raitt & Michael McDonald On Mavis Staples Support of Civil Rights
Guest artists from Mavis Staples I’ll Take You There talk about Mavis’s fight for civil rights. Throughout her unparalleled career that spans over six decades, Staples’ soulful songs of justice and equality have become a soundtrack for the Civil Rights Movement and inspired countless other artists and activists. Part of, Mavis Staples I’ll Take You There – An All-Star Concert Celebration that was a once in a lifetime event created, filmed, recorded, and produced by Blackbird Presents at Chicago’s historic Auditorium Theatre. The historic night brought some of the biggest names in music together to honor the Rock & Roll Hall of Famer and American icon.