Candi Staton Biography (Wikipedia)
Canzetta Maria "Candi" Staton (, STAY-tən) (born March 13, 1940) is an American singer–songwriter, 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, Staton's 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. Staton is a four-time Grammy Award nominee.
- Candi Staton: My Bookhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03yrgmw.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03yrgmw.jpg2016-07-09T19:00:00.000ZCandi Staton talks to Craig about the inspiration behind the book she is writing...https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p040ykr3
Candi Staton: My Book
- Candi Staton on Ray Charles: "He said I was the female version of him"https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03yrgmw.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03yrgmw.jpg2016-06-18T17:00:00.000ZSoul singer Candi Staton reflects on the friendship she had with Ray Charles...https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03yrgnr
Candi Staton on Ray Charles: "He said I was the female version of him"
- Candi Staton: "I was told disco was the devil's music!"https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03yb5dw.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03yb5dw.jpg2016-06-14T14:55:00.000ZCandi drops in to talk to Steve and the team about her current UK tour.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03yb4nv
Candi Staton: "I was told disco was the devil's music!"
- Craig Interviews Candi Statonhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03wkz9z.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03wkz9z.jpg2016-05-28T17:31:00.000ZCraig catches up with Candi Staton to talk about her book and growing up in Alabama.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03wkzc6
Craig Interviews Candi Staton
- Candi Staton Interviewhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02r0lf8.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02r0lf8.jpg2015-05-09T19:00:00.000ZSoul singer Candi Staton joins Craig in the studio, ahead of her UK tour.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p02r0lf9
Candi Staton Interview
- The Funk & Soul Years - 1977https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02q0w3j.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02q0w3j.jpg2015-04-26T10:29:00.000ZCraig takes you back to 1977 in The Funk & Soul Years, with tracks from Candi Staton, Johnny "Guitar" Watson and Roy Ayers.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p02q0w40
The Funk & Soul Years - 1977
- The Funk & Soul Show - 1972https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02mz99d.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02mz99d.jpg2015-03-28T16:22:00.000ZCraig takes you back to 1972 for The Funk & Soul Years.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p02mz99f
The Funk & Soul Show - 1972
- Candi Staton Live in Sessionhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p029h7w6.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p029h7w6.jpg2014-10-27T12:03:00.000ZSoul icon Candi Staton chats exclusively to Sir Terry and performs two songs live in his studiohttps://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p029h7wr
Candi Staton Live in Session
Candi Staton Tracks
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