The Staple Singers ‎– Be What You Are

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Stax ‎– STS-3015
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A1 Be What You Are
Written-By – C. Hampton*, H. Banks*, R. Jackson*
5:01
A2 If You're Ready (Come Go With Me)
Written-By – C. Hampton*, H. Banks*, R. Jackson*
4:27
Love Comes In All Colors / Tellin' Lies (8:49)
A3 Love Comes In All Colors
Written-By – Bettye Crutcher
A4 Tellin' Lies
Written-By – Carl Smith (2)
A5 Touch A Hand, Make A Friend
Written-By – C. Hampton*, H. Banks*, R. Jackson*
4:02
A6 Drown Yourself
Written-By – Bettye Crutcher
4:39
B1 I Ain't Raisin' No Sand
Written-By – Darryl Carter, Mack Rice*
6:32
B2 Grandma's Hands
Written-By – Bill Withers
2:41
B3 Bridges Instead Of Walls
Written-By – C. Hampton*, H. Banks*, R. Jackson*
4:03
B4 I'm On Your Side
Written-By – C. Hampton*, H. Banks*, R. Jackson*
3:57
B5 That's What Friends Are For
Written-By – Mark Rice*
4:12
B6 Heaven
Written-By – Terry Manning
3:35

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Sonic Recording Products pressing denoted by "SON" etch in runouts.
Embossed cover.

℗1973 Stax Records, Inc.
©1973 Stax Records, Inc.

all selections: East/Memphis Music, BMI except
B2: Interior Music, BMI
B6: Muldoon Music, East/Memphis Music, BMI

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, label): SS-0499
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, label): SS-0500
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side A, etched): ~CRM~ 666 STXS-0548-4 SS-0499 -L.NIX- SON
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side B, etched): STXS-0549-4 SS-0500 -L. NIX- SON
  • Rights Society: BMI

Other Versions (5 of 22) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
STS-3015 The Staple Singers Be What You Are(LP, Album, Mon) Stax STS-3015 US 1973 Sell This Version
2369 027 The Staple Singers Be What You Are(LP, Album) Stax 2369 027 France 1973 Sell This Version
SCD-8553-2, STS-3015 The Staple Singers Be What You Are(CD, Album, RE, RM) Stax, Stax SCD-8553-2, STS-3015 US Unknown Sell This Version
2325 103 The Staple Singers Be What You Are(LP, Album) Stax 2325 103 Germany 1973 Sell This Version
Y8STX 1008 The Staple Singers Be What You Are(8-Trk, Album) Stax Y8STX 1008 UK 1973 Sell This Version

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lubizianrecord

January 22, 2019
Stax Records the trusted label for good quality soul music , on this one they come with purely gospel soul music with strong message in it .

Staple Singers definitely deliver a joy to open ones eyes to life.

Be what you are my friend and live the life !