Through archival footage and recordings, interviews with friends and family, and recent behind-the-scenes video of the singer both onstage and off, Mavis! chronicles the 60-plus-year odyssey of Mavis Staples, a native of Chicago who got her start in music singing with her siblings — two sisters, Cleotha and Yvonne, and a brother, Pervis — along with their father, “Pops,” at the local church. Read More

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