Watch Al Green, Mavis Staples and Memphis Soul White House concert, 2013

President and Mrs. Obama host a celebration of the timeless classics of "Memphis Soul" in this PBS music special taped in the East Room of the White House.

The all-star concert honors the memorable soul sounds from the mid- to late-1960s that came from Memphis, Tennessee, and legendary labels like Stax-Volt Records, which featured artists such as Al Green, Mavis Staples, Carla Thomas, Otis Redding and many more.

Check out the video below!

President and Mrs. Obama host a celebration of the timeless classics of "Memphis Soul" in this PBS music special taped in the East Room of the White House.

The all-star concert honors the memorable soul sounds from the mid- to late-1960s that came from Memphis, Tennessee, and legendary labels like Stax-Volt Records, which featured artists such as Al Green, Mavis Staples, Carla Thomas, Otis Redding and many more.

Check out the video below!

 
Choice Cut - V3 - "Getting Better"
Listening Room - Avery Sunshine - Twenty Sixty Four
CD of the Month - Raul Midon - Bad Ass and Blind
SoulTracks Choice Cut - Toni Redd - "Underneath My Skin"

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