Music

Candi Staton

Born 13 March 1940.
Please Note: you do not have javascript enabled. Video content requires javascript to be enabled.
|

Candi Staton - Interview with Craig Charles

From the cotton fields of Alabama to becoming the First Lady Of Southern Soul - the disco legend tells her amazing story to Craig Charles.

Featured in BBC Music Clips
 

Biography

Candi Staton (born Canzetta Maria Staton; March 13, 1940, Hanceville, Alabama) is an American soul and gospel singer, best known in the United States for her 1970 remake of Tammy Wynette's "Stand By Your Man" and her 1976 disco chart-topper "Young Hearts Run Free". In Europe, her biggest selling record is the anthemic You Got The Love from 1986 released in collaboration with The Source. Staton was inducted into the Christian Music Hall of Fame.

Wikipedia This entry is from Wikipedia, the user-contributed encyclopedia. It may not have been reviewed by professional editors and is licensed under an Attribution-ShareAlike Creative Commons License. If you find the biography content factually incorrect, defamatory or highly offensive you can edit this article at Wikipedia. Find out more about our use of this data.

Links & Information

Personal Relationships

BBC Reviews

  1. Review of Who's Hurting Now

    Who's Hurting Now 2009

    Reviewed by Angus Taylor
    We’re transported to more urban and bluesy climes
Added. Check out your playlist Dismiss