Respect Yourself

Starting and ending with ‘Respect Yourself’ made famous by The Staple Singers, we made a playlist powered by Hittin’Around. It has Joe Tex, The Staple Singers, The Monkees, Bob Marley and many more.

LINER NOTES

IMAGE : The one on the other side of the mirror Photo by Scarleth White
INFORMATIONS

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum: The Staple Singers enjoyed their greatest commercial success at the Memphis-based Stax label, where their message-oriented material…

Amazon : My friends, if my mother’s prayers are somehow heard by the Main Man Upstairs and by some unbelievable chance I make it to Heaven,…

The Rita Marley Foundation : Enduring the hardships of the initial years of the Jamaican music industry together, Bob and Rita never turned back…

SoulTracks : Another of the great non-Motown Detroit groups formed in the late 60s, the Dramatics went through significant personnel changes over their early years …

Super Seventies RockSite : Before recording these tunes, Joe Tex used to make himself hoarse….

Little Milton : Chess carried Little Milton from southern blues circuit fame to the national spotlight and to white audiences…

Destination Doo-Wop : It was not until 1953 that the group The Spaniels was actually discovered. They visited a couple ….

The Official Joe South Page on MySpace : In 1958, Joe South became a session guitarist in both Nashville and Muscle Shoals…..

PLAYLIST : The Staple Singers – Respect Yourself . Bob Marley – Lively up yourself . Rita Marley and the I Threes – Bbuffalo Soldier . The Dramatics – Toy Soldier . The Monkees – Cuddly Toy . The Monkees – Im A Believer . Joe Tex – I Believe I’m Gonna Make It . Little Milton – We re Gonna Make It . Little Milton – Thats What Love Will Make You Do . The Spaniels – People Will Say We’re In Love . Joe South – Games People Play . Four Tops – A Simple Game . Sly & Family Stone – Sing A Simple Song . Ray Charles & Count Basie – Look What They’ve Done To My Song . Al Green – Look What You Done for Me . Chaka Khan – What Cha’ Gonna Do for Me . The Temptations – Never Never Gonna Give Ya Up . The Temptations – Respect Yourself .