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Mavis Staples: My Prince Has Come

Paolo Hewitt, New Musical Express, 5 August 1989

After years in the doldrums MAVIS STAPLES, one of the female voices is back. A phone call from Prince resulted in a new album Time Waits For No One on which the Purple One wrote six of the eight songs. PAOLO HEWITT spoke to her about the unique collaboration.

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