Jun022020

Candi Staton

Candi Staton (born Canzetta Maria Staton on 13 March 1940, in Hanceville, Alabama, USA) is an American gospel singer. She is best known for her disco hit Young Hearts Run Free and dance hit You Got The Love. Staton sang with the Jewell Gospel Trio and as teenagers, they toured the traditional gospel circuit in the 1950s with The Soul Stirrers, C. L. Franklin, and Mahalia Jackson. They recorded several sides for Nashbro, Apollo[disambiguation needed ], and Savoy Records between 1953 and 1963, before launching a solo career in 1968. Read more on Last.fm

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# Title Plays
1Young Hearts Run Free
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2You Got The Love
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3I'm Just A Prisoner (Of Your Good Lovin')
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4Hallelujah Anyway (Larse vocal)
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5He Called Me Baby
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6Nights on Broadway
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7I'd Rather Be An Old Man's Sweetheart (Than A Young Man's Fool)
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8Stand By Your Man
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9Another Man's Woman, Another Woman's Man
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10Sweet Feeling
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