Pops Staples :: Don’t Lose This

In 2014, Mavis Staples tasked Jeff Tweedy with a heavy responsibility. She asked the Wilco songwriter, who’s helmed the production console on her last two solo LPs, to take tracks from an unfinished 16-year-old session recorded by her father, gospel patriarch Roebuck "Pops" Staples and his daughters, and use them to craft a completed album. Don’t Lose This, named for Pops’ command . . .

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